Open Knowledge

National Map / 2014 45% 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? Yes
  •   Is the data machine readable? No (n/a)
  •   Available in bulk? No
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Yes
  •   Publicly available? Yes published by Geodetický a kartografický ústav Bratislava)
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


Maps are available via interactive portal without means to export data (other than printing to PDF). Thankfully it works with Firefox without need for special plugins. Maps are available in resolutions up to 1:2000 .

There is no copyright notice or erms of service for data noticable anywhere in the web application but there is a "shopping cart" visible in the upper-left part which shows "purchse form". Thus "no" is filled for open lincese.

Reviewer comments

Reviewed and to my best knowledge it is accurate.



  • Jano Suchal


  • anonymous