Geographic information 60% open

Democratic Republic of the Congo

What data is expected?

A geographical map of the country including national traffic routes, stretches of water, markings of heights, and administrative zones. 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.

  • Scale of 1:250.000
  • Markings of national infrastructure
  • Markings of relief/heights
  • Markings of water stretches
  • National borders
  • Administrative boundaries (level 2)
  • Coordinates of administrative boundaries
  • None of the above

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Available free of charge Yes
Downloadable Yes
Publicly available No
Openly licenced Yes
Up-to-date No
In an open and machine-readable format DBF, SHP, SHX
Digital data No
Print data Yes - individual files to download metadata specifications.
location - Individual files available for download metadata
Collected by government No
findable_steps Review of the initial submission and web search.
characteristics Scale of 1:250.000, Markings of national infrastructure, Markings of relief/heights, Markings of water stretches, National borders, Administrative boundaries (level 2), Coordinates of administrative boundaries
Controlled access Yes
Collector name Le Référentiel Géographique Commun (RGC)
Collected by private-org Yes individual files to download in ESRI shapefile : metadata specifications
Collected by sub-government No

Meta data

Data location - Individual files available for download
Data licence
Data format   DBF, SHP, SHX
Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
Submitters   Gaïus Kowene
Last modified   Mon Jun 04 2018 01:05:28 GMT+0000 (UTC)