Open Knowledge

National Map / 2013 40% open

Korea, Republic of

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? No
  •   Is the data machine readable? Yes (NGI,SHP)
  •   Available in bulk? Unsure
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Yes
  •   Publicly available? Unsure
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


Name: National map of Korea Coverage: - Types of general maps: Classification by scale, Classification by purpose (National base map (Topographic map) Map on land use, map on land characteristics, etc. - Geologic map, marine chart, traffic map, tourist map, climatic map, etc.) - Types and Production of Maps Published by the National Geographic Information Institute: Production and details of topographic maps, Production and details of digital maps, Production of numerical topographic maps in 1/1000 scale - More details can be found at"



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