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Brazil


What data is expected?

A geographical map of the country including national traffic routes, stretches of water, and markings of heights. The map must at least be provided at a scale of 1:250,000 (1 cm = 2.5km). Geographic information is instrumental for many use cases, including the mapping of unemployment statistics or demographics, as well as journey planning. See our methodology section for more information.

  • Scale of 1:250,000 (1 cm = 2.5km)
  • Markings of national traffic routes
  • Markings of relief/heights
  • Markings of water stretches
  • National borders

How open is the data?

I consider important to keep the geportal link as well, as it can be difficult for a person that's not familiar with the data to quickly find what they need.

We appreciate the contributions of Lu Pa and Augusto Herrmann for this submission.

Data location   http://portaldemapas.ibge.gov.br/portal.php#mapa1106 - search tool
   http://downloads.ibge.gov.br/downloads_geociencias.htm - bulk download
Data licence   http://www.ibge.gov.br/home/disseminacao/eventos/missao
Data format   DBF, SHP, SHX
Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
Submitters   Bárbara Barbosa
Last modified   Wed Nov 23 2016 14:03:14 GMT+0000 (UTC)

Contributors

Reviewers

  • Codrina Maria Ilie

Submitters

  • Bárbara Barbosa
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