Geographic information 70% open


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 Yes
Openly licenced Yes Public access and no constraints
Up-to-date No
In an open and machine-readable format DBF, KML, SHP, SHX, XLS
location href=""">rel="nofollow"> - Open data portal
Collected by government Yes
findable_steps Review of initial su
characteristics Scale of 1:250.000, National borders, Administrative boundaries (level 2), Coordinates of administrative boundaries
Controlled access Yes
Collector name National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda

Meta data

Data location - Open data portal
Data licence
Data format   DBF, KML, SHP, SHX, XLS
Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
Submitters   Codrina Maria Ilie
Last modified   Thu Jul 26 2018 22:32:57 GMT+0000 (UTC)