Open Knowledge

National Map 40% 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? Yes (geojson, KML, CSV, SHP)
  •   Available in bulk? Yes
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Unsure
  •   Publicly available? No published by National Mapping and Resource Information Authority)
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


An interactive map viewer for the Philippines is available here: Layers can be selected and downloaded. Additionally the configured map can be downloaded as PDF. There is no terms of use or license statement.

p/s: data did not change

Reviewer comments

Downloading data in a machine readable way requires a key obtained from NAMRIA admin, so it is not public, also it is not clear if the key is free or when was this last updated so I changed free and updated to not sure



  • Gil Zaretzer


  • anonymous