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Quattroshapes Localities

  • Added 13 Jun 2013

In the USA this is the smallest unit of government with legal boundaries. For most other countries the localities here are informal parts of local administrative areas. Mix of national mapping agency, quattroshapes enumeration using foursquare checkins & custom data.


The quattroshapes are released by foursquare under CC-BY attribution license but includes data licensed from many governments around the world. Check the License file for full details and limitations

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CategoryBoundaries & Administration
Tagsquattroshapes, localities

Technical Details

Layer ID 6233
Data type Vector multipolygon
Feature count 163384
Attributes qs_a1_alt, qs_a2r, qs_level, qs_gn_id, qs_iso_cc, qs_pop, qs_id, qs_a1, qs_a0, qs_a2, qs_a2_alt, qs_a2_lc, qs_scale, qs_la_lc, qs_a0_lc, qs_a1r_lc, qs_a2r_lc, qs_loc_alt, qs_adm0, qs_adm0_a3, qs_source, qs_la, qs_la_alt, qs_a1_lc, qs_type, qs_a1r_alt, qs_loc_lc, qs_loc, qs_a2r_alt, qs_woe_id, qs_a1r
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Added13 Jun 2013
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Current revision Imported on June 9, 2013 from Shapefile in WGS 84. 849 geometries modified to be OGC compliant. Changelog.
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