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.
|Available free of charge||No|
|In an open and machine-readable format||It seems the topographic maps are on paper. Access is given by scanning/photo copying, at a price.|
|Collected by government||Yes|
|findable_steps||Review of 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|
|Collector name||Ministry of Land, Housing & Urban Development, Department of Surveys (known as Survey of Kenya (SOK)||Initial comment: "Three government agencies are responsible; Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), Kenya Meteorological Department, and the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Cooperatives. The Kenya Open Data Portal hosts one dataset on Kisumu County Weather Statistics for 2015 and 2016." http://www.un-spider.org/links-and-resources/institutions/survey-kenya-sok|