|Title||World Borders Dataset Shape|
|Abstract||The dataset is part of the Thematic Mapping Engine. Polygons representing one country/area are merged into one feature, added longitude/latitude values for each country.|
|Purpose||World Borders Dataset
Provided by Bjorn Sandvik, thematicmapping.org
If you have any comments about this dataset, please post them on this page.
Use this dataset with care, as several of the borders are disputed.
The original shapefile (world_borders.zip, 3.2 MB) was downloaded from the Mapping Hacks website: http://www.mappinghacks.com/data/
The dataset is available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike License. If you use this dataset, please provide a link to this website.|
|Keywords||World, borders, shape, WWW:LINK-1.0-http--link, WWW:DOWNLOAD-1.0-http--download|