[OKFN-CH] help needed
luc.girardin at macrofocus.com
Mon Sep 22 14:17:29 UTC 2014
> We were contacted by public authorities who are looking for official
> and open data containing all countries, cities, provinces etc. of the
> entire world.
> As far as I was told, the Swiss Federal Office for Statistics only has
> the data for Europe and CH.
> Thanks for letting me know if you have an idea where this data is
> openly available.
There is no such "official" repository!
Currently, the most successful effort at putting all of the pieces
together (with global coverage) is Natural Earth:
Just let me know if it doesn't contain all of what you are looking
for... there are quite a few additional data sources around.
Luc Girardin Macrofocus GmbH, Wasserwerkstr. 10, CH-8006 Zurich
email: luc.girardin at macrofocus.com
phone: +41 44 350 52 18
fax: +41 44 350 52 19
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