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World Political Boundaries - Coarse

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Depositor dc.contributor McGarva, Guy
Institution dc.contributor.other University of Edinburgh
Spatial Coverage dc.coverage.spatial northlimit=82.4115;eastlimit=179.3164;southlimit=-81.6078;westlimit=-178.35;
Dataset Date dc.coverage.temporal 2009-08-12
Date Accessioned 2010-07-01T08:48:23Z
Date Available 2010-07-01T08:48:23Z
Date Issued 2010-07-01
Data Set dc.identifier
Permanent Identifier dc.identifier.uri
Lineage dc.description World Boundary Databank; PC ARC/INFO 'EXPORT' Version The data is based on the "PC World Data Base" product from ESRI (April 1990), having been significantly modified and enhanced ... at GRID-Geneva. The data has been converted to ESRI Shapefiles by EDINA for ease of use in GIS.
Abstract dc.description.abstract This file contains coarse world political boundaries in Shapefile format. If you require more detailed boundaries, please see "World Political Boundaries - Detailed" ( on ShareGeo. The data is based on the "World Boundary Data bank - PC ARC/INFO 'Export' version from UNEP/GRID-Geneva" dataset:
Format dc.format ESRI Shapefile
Language dc.language.iso en
Additional Licence Information dc.rights UNEP and GRID wish to express to the users of this product "WBDTEMP3" that we take final responsibility for neither the placement of boundaries in this data set, nor for the place names used, but that they reflect the best available sources of information available to UNEP/GRID at this time.
Dataset Licencing dc.rights.uri This data is made available under the Public Domain Dedication and License v1.0 whose full text can be found at
Subject dc.subject Country
Subject dc.subject World
Subject dc.subject Political
Subject dc.subject Boundary
Additional Keyword dc.subject.classification Boundaries
Title dc.title World Political Boundaries - Coarse
Type dc.type GIS vector data

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