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USA census historical demographic data

I am currently working on a project where I am responsible for calculating the mean temperature and precipitation data across the USA. My calculations are made for metro census data and county ...
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Great Britain landuse for free (for academic reasons)

For the academic project I am working on, I would need to have the Great Britain landuse data.So far I looked for them in several websites but I did not find anything that was for free and with a good ...
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Where can I find state borders for Germany?

I'm looking for free state border layers for Germany. Are there any free sources for such data?
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Creating a palette for categorized data displays

I regularly categorize data as follows: Prehistoric = blue Roman = red Anglo-saxon = green Medieval = yellow Post-medieval = brown Modern = grey Undated = white Is there any way to save this palette ...
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MODIS temperature and NDVI data?

hope anyone could give me some hints here. I tried to download free MODIS data from their page(resolution 500m, 1km). Im interested in NDVI and temperature data. But when i load the hdf files into my ...
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Connect data from two different layers

I'm trying to connect data from two different layers to combine them in one new layer and continue working with them. Let me explain that a bit more detailed: The first layer contains data (and ...
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IL School District Shapefile

In order to help our client manipulate a map to show disparities in public school course offerings in Illinois at the school district level, we’re looking for a current year vector shapefile of the ...
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locate sample geo trace data

I'm working on a project where I need to form clusters of GPS coordinates that are separate from noisy geo-data points. I am using DBSCAN/OPTICS XI algorithms in R on randomly generated test data, but ...
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Importing large .asc files into QGIS

I've been given two .asc files containing a 1m raster data from a LiDAR survey. I only have access to QGIS.2.14.1 (which I'am using for the 1st time only having previous experience with ArcGIS) and I ...
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Loading Data into Vector Layer Polygon

My first layer is a map. My second layer consists of points: bars with GPS coordinates (.cvs file). My third layer consists polygons, creating different area's for the bars. So, the points of the ...
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Is GRACE satellite data freely available? [closed]

Is GRACE (Gravity Recovery And Climate Experiment) satellite data freely downloadable/available to users?
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Seeking Atlanta's limits shapefile?

I need a shapefile of the limits of the city of Atlanta, USA.
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Free satellite images for academic purposes [duplicate]

Since the Landsat mission opened it's archive a lot of great scientific studies have been produced in the field of Remote Sensing. The Sentinel imagery from ESA is also thought to be open access ones ...
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Seeking shapefile for Pacific Ring of Fire?

I have been googling around for the shapefile that can be used to produce a map of the Pacific ring of fire, e.g. the pink region in the following map. All I could find were the map images, but I need ...
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Reference Items in Generated List for Multiple Record Selection and Iterate

I'm new to Python and am having trouble with a list of all things. The data I am currently working with consists of multiple road segments (contained in 'STREETNAME' field) each of which has a ...
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Postal codes of China

Where can I find geodata with postal codes of China with an open license (commercial use is allowed)?
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How to find elevation highest and lowest for a state or city

I am trying to find out the highest and lowest elevation for these types of geographical areas: continent (lots of ways to get info) country (lots of ways to get info) state (for the US states no ...
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How is distance measured in TIGER/Line data for roads?

So I'm working with some TIGER data for network analysis, and it comes with no speed or time attributes, so I was able to assign average speeds to the various road types, and I was going to use field ...
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Where can I find GIS files that shows the 11 nations of the USA?

This book describes the cultural boundaries that define America. At least one person has created what seems to be a GIS style map from this. Does anyone know where I can locate these files?
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Where / How to download Sentinel 2 Images

I need Sentinel 2 imagery of Nigeria, I signed up in Copernicus Scihub but typing Nigeria into the text box no results appear. I must be doing something wrong, how can be possible that they do not ...
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Where to download free transport and urban data for the capital cities in South East Asia (ASEAN)?

I'm currently looking for the transport (mainly public transport - rout lines and stop locations) and urban (public amenities, population density etc) data on the capital cities in South East Asia (...
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Finding shapefiles of all major cities in world (National and state capitals) at sub-district level?

One option is GADM. Having explored this data, while it satifies my need for some cities, its hard to find this data at such a granular level (lower than district level) for most of the cities.
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Shopping Centers Database by Center Type

I am trying to find a free database which would have the shopping centers in US by center type (i.e. outlet, mall, strip). Could you please advice? I checked BA Desktop but our version does not have ...
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Looking for a shapefile of the US Southwest Border Sectors

I'm looking for a shapefile similar to the following image: I'd just like the outlines of the sectors. I'm only concentrating on the southwest border which is San Diego all the way to Rio Grande ...
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How to draw or mark an area without having any data of that area?

I'm doing some market research to start a business in Amsterdam. The City consists of 8 city area's which I'd like to map in my map as one of the layers and then add data to it. I already called to ...
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Calculating the number of days above freezing in R

Im wondering if anyone has come across any data source that can be used to calculate the number of days where temperatures are greater than 0 degrees C, 10 C and 20 C at a global scale? I have a site ...
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Household Income Data Source (Canada)

I'm interested in accessing a shapefile or tabular dataset with household income data at as granular of level as possible in Canada (subunits on the island of Montreal specifically). Is this data ...
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Update ID Field Using Common Types

Not exactly sure how to word this, but hopefully I do it in a way that accurately conveys what it is that I'm trying to do... I'm using Manifold GIS for this particular project, but I'm open to any ...
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shape files of Mumbai ward map

I am looking for shape files for Mumbai ward wise map. This is required for my research work on disease mapping. Please could anyone share any link for the shape files.
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How to find data about all individual residential properties in a neighborhood and map them out parcel by parcel?

I am trying to make a map about residential properties in 3 neighborhoods in Oakland, California. I already have the shapefile for all the parcels and blocks, but I need to find data that indicate ...
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To see the geodata in a PDF is necessary to process something first in QGIS?

I want to see if a pdf file has geographic data and how to access them. In the properties of the PDF document I see the pdf file was made in "AutoCAD Map 3D 2013," and have 6 layers. In QGIS 2.14, ...
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Finding Network Data for Route Optimisation in Saudi Arabia using ArcGIS?

I have to do a route optimisation through ArcGIS vrp solver for 1200 pizza drop points/daily, for a city based in Saudia Arabia. Where can i get the road network dataset?
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Where can I find Hawaii public transit data?

I am looking for public transportation routes and stops for Hawaii public transit. So far I have found a shapefile for TheBus routes and stops for the island of Oahu from the state of Hawaii Office ...
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Shapefile for Individual districts of India [duplicate]

I am looking for shapefiles for Individual districts of India (640 or more districts based on newly created districts). I am working to find out "Urban and Built-up" using MODIS data. I am studying ...
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Looking for GIS dataset of Japan which includes smaller areas

I have found several sources for GIS shp files which include Prefectures and Cities in Japan, these go to the Ward level i.e Tokyo > Shibuya-ku. What I am looking for is data that includes smaller ...
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Discovering gravimetric station data, including location and measurement?

I would like to refine an precision estimate of local gravity based upon current GPS position. Ideally, similar to the National Weather Service API, I would like to interrogate a server with a REST ...
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Seeking low-resolution DEM of California?

I'm trying to create a 3D model of California (which I'll manipulate in Blender) at a fairly low resolution — just enough for large features (like Mt. Tamalpais, Coronado, etc.) to be legible. ...
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GIS data for disease vectors [closed]

Does anyone know where to find disease information in ESRI Shape vector format? I am trying to track zika, dengue, and flu in local communities, but any others are welcome too. My attempts so far are ...
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Is there way to acquire flight paths? [closed]

I am attempting to do a project for work that requires checking general (assumed or average) flight paths (position and speed along the route) against other data. Does this exist somewhere? Ideally ...
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What is the difference between DEM data sources?

I have started experimenting creating basic 3D elevation models in QGIS recently. It turned out for me that there are several free sources of DEMs, like USGS's EarthExplorer, CGIAR-CSI's Digital ...
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Zip Code + 4 data file or shapefile [duplicate]

Is there a 9 digit Zip Code (Example- 75001-6664, Zip + 4) data set that I can download? Please advise.
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Shapefile of South Tyneside borough (north-east England) boundary

I'm looking for a free-to-download shapefile (polygons) of South Tyneside borough. South Tyneside is a metropolitan borough in NE England. Can anyone help?
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Does USGS 3DEP data use a hash or checksum?

I'm downloading some USGS 3DEP elevation data, e.g., the file at the following URL: https://www.sciencebase.gov/catalog/item/563afea8e4b0d6133fe7357b The "ID" of this file is given in both the URL ...
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Downloading GIS Map for Pakistan into QGIS

I'm looking to add canals and bunds to my raster and have found some GIS maps at: Canals Bunds Bunds Image Network Plan Map Image - looks to contain both canals and bunds I'm not clear on how to ...
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Convert Japan Administrative Boundary Data to Shapefile

I've downloaded Administrative Boundary data from the Japan MLIT (Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport), but it is in an XML based format referred to as JPGIS or KSJ. Are there any scripts, ...
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U.S. Census Data, Block Level, Where to Find It

Does the Census Bureau still release block level data, say for 2014? If so, has anybody been able to successfully procure it, and how? I spent a large portion of yesterday exploring the FactFinder ...
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city/town polygon shapefile

Does anyone know of a reliable source where to download city/town polygon shapefiles? I'm specifically looking for NY and NJ. I have come across point shapefiles, but not polygon. For example in NY ...
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Detroit Building Footprint shapefile

I am looking to find a dataset/shapefile of a Building footprint/outlines for the city of Detroit. I have found this dateset of detroit parcels but I need Building Footprints! http://d3.d3.opendata....
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How to obtain MGRS 100Km square id for every such square on world map?

I'm trying to compile a list of MGRS 100km square identifiers for every such square (eg 4QFJ for Honolulu Hawaii); excluding the poles (85 to -85 latitudes). If possible it'd also be great to know ...
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Electricity network grid availability

I am looking for shapefiles of national electricity grid networks of about 40 different countries around the world. Is there any place/database where I can find these type of files for (ideally) all ...