EuroBoundaryMap is a seamless geo-database at the scale 1:100 000 covering 43 countries. It contains geometry, names and codes of administrative and statistical units continuously updated by our members, the national mapping and cadastral authorities (NMCAs) of Europe. It links to the updated statistical LAU- and NUTS-codes for all local administrative units of the 28 member states of the European Union.
|Release date||December 2015|
|Nominal scale||1:100 000|
|Coordinate system||Geographical in degrees (longitude, latitude) with decimal fraction and based on the ETRS89 spatial reference system|
|Database structure||The geometry of administrative units at most detailed level is stored in a data layer. The boundaries, administrative units on upper hierarchical level and statistical regions are provided as additional layers. Attributive information is stored in linked tables.|
|Database specification||Full product specification|
|Delivery formats available||
ESRI ArcGIS Geodatabase (9.3)
|Data structure and content||
EuroBoundaryMap v10 offers:
Changes from EuroBoundaryMap v9 to v10
|Quality and standards||The Data Product Specification is compliant to ISO 19131. The quality of EuroBoundaryMap v10 product has been checked according to ISO 19157 and the results are documented. The metadata of EuroBoundaryMap v10 and all national contributions is based on the ISO 19115 standard and the INSPIRE Metadata Implementing Rules v1.3.|
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Denmark including the Faroe Islands and Greenland
France including French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Mayotte, Reunion, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Martin and Monaco
Italy including San Marino and Vatican City
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Spain including Andorra and Gibraltar
Switzerland including Liechtenstein
These samples are taken from the border area between Belgium, France, Germany and Luxembourg. To view them, right click on the link and choose Save target as.
The sample data is for internal evaluation purposes only. All are © EuroGeographics.
|Geodatabase||zip, 2 MB|
|Shapefiles||zip, 5 MB|
EuroBoundaryMap v10 enables you to geo-reference statistical data, and can also be used as a background to geo-referenced datasets.
View some use cases.
The most typical applications of the data are:
Full product specification (also serves as user guide)
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