Open Knowledge

National Map / 2014 15% open


What data is expected?

This data category requires a high level national map. To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • Scale of 1:250,000 (1 cm = 2.5km).
  • Markings of national roads
  • National borders
  • Marking of streams, rivers, lakes, mountains.
  • Updated at least once a year.

What data is available

  •   Openly licensed? No (No URL given)
  •   Is the data available for free? Unsure
  •   Is the data machine readable? Unsure (wfs, wms)
  •   Available in bulk? No
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? No
  •   Publicly available? Yes published by
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Unsure (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


In Italy there are various geographical resources, few of them are open. Those open or are delegated to regions or cities. At the national level there are different realities but few of these are open or updated in a timely manner.

Reviewer comments

changed from DBPrior to PCN



  • Maurizio Napolitano


  • Andrea Raimondi