Countries

Please be aware that there are specific download provisions for the datasets shown below which must respected.  The download and usage of these data is subject to their acceptance.

Access to the datasets is additionally provided via the GISCO data distribution REST API which includes data in different projections.

Administrative or Statistical unit Version date Scale File format to download API
SHP TopoJSON geoJSON GDB SVG
Countries 2016 01/12/2018 1:1 Million Countries 2016 1:1 Million shapefiles (ESRI) Countries 2016 1:1 Million topojson files Countries 2016 1:1 Million geojson files Countries 2016 1:1 Million file geodatabase (ESRI) Countries 2016 1:1 Million scalable vector graphics (SVG) Geodata API
1:3 Million Countries 2016 1:3 Million shapefiles (ESRI) Countries 2016 1:3 Million topojson files Countries 2016 1:3 Million geojson files Countries 2016 1:3 Million file geodatabase (ESRI) Countries 2016 1:3 Million scalable vector graphics (SVG) Geodata API
1:10 Million Countries 2016 1:10 Million shapefiles (ESRI) Countries 2016 1:10 Million topojson files Countries 2016 1:10 Million geojson files Countries 2016 1:10 Million file geodatabase (ESRI) Countries 2016 1:10 Million scalable vector graphics (SVG) Geodata API
1:20 Million Countries 2016 1:20 Million shapefiles (ESRI) Countries 2016 1:20 Million topojson files Countries 2016 1:20 Million geojson files Countries 2016 1:20 Million file geodatabase (ESRI) Countries 2016 1:20 Million scalable vector graphics (SVG) Geodata API
1:60 Million Countries 2016 1:60 Million shapefiles (ESRI) Countries 2016 1:60 Million topojson files Countries 2016 1:60 Million geojson files Countries 2016 1:60 Million file geodatabase (ESRI) Countries 2016 1:60 Million scalable vector graphics (SVG) Geodata API
Countries 2013 01/12/2015 1:1 Million Countries 2013 1:1 Million shapefiles (ESRI) Countries 2013 1:1 Million topojson files Countries 2013 1:1 Million geojson files Countries 2013 1:1 Million file geodatabase (ESRI) Countries 2013 1:1 Million scalable vector graphics (SVG) Geodata API
1:3 Million Countries 2013 1:3 Million shapefiles (ESRI) Countries 2013 1:3 Million topojson files Countries 2013 1:3 Million geojson files Countries 2013 1:3 Million file geodatabase (ESRI) Countries 2013 1:3 Million scalable vector graphics (SVG) Geodata API
1:10 Million Countries 2013 1:10 Million shapefiles (ESRI) Countries 2013 1:10 Million topojson files Countries 2013 1:10 Million geojson files Countries 2013 1:10 Million file geodatabase (ESRI) Countries 2013 1:10 Million scalable vector graphics (SVG) Geodata API
1:20 Million Countries 2013 1:20 Million shapefiles (ESRI) Countries 2013 1:20 Million topojson files Countries 2013 1:20 Million geojson files Countries 2013 1:20 Million file geodatabase (ESRI) Countries 2013 1:20 Million scalable vector graphics (SVG) Geodata API
1:60 Million Countries 2013 1:60 Million shapefiles (ESRI) Countries 2013 1:60 Million topojson files Countries 2013 1:60 Million geojson files Countries 2013 1:60 Million file geodatabase (ESRI) Countries 2013 1:60 Million scalable vector graphics (SVG) Geodata API
Countries 2010 01/12/2012 1:1 Million Countries 2010 1:1 Million shapefiles (ESRI)   Countries 2010 1:1 Million geojson files     Geodata API
1:3 Million Countries 2010 1:3 Million shapefiles (ESRI)   Countries 2010 1:3 Million geojson files     Geodata API
1:10 Million Countries 2010 1:10 Million shapefiles (ESRI)   Countries 2010 1:10 Million geojson files     Geodata API
1:20 Million Countries 2010 1:20 Million shapefiles (ESRI)   Countries 2010 1:20 Million geojson files     Geodata API
1:60 Million Countries 2010 1:60 Million shapefiles (ESRI)   Countries 2010 1:60 Million geojson files     Geodata API
Countries 2006 01/12/2008 1:1 Million Countries 2006 1:1 Million shapefiles (ESRI)   Countries 2006 1:1 Million geojson files     Geodata API
1:3 Million Countries 2006 1:3 Million shapefiles (ESRI)   Countries 2006 1:3 Million geojson files     Geodata API
1:10 Million Countries 2006 1:10 Million shapefiles (ESRI)   Countries 2006 1:10 Million geojson files     Geodata API
1:20 Million Countries 2006 1:20 Million shapefiles (ESRI)   Countries 2006 1:20 Million geojson files     Geodata API
1:60 Million Countries 2006 1:60 Million shapefiles (ESRI)   Countries 2006 1:60 Million geojson files     Geodata API
Countries 2001 01/12/2003 1:1 Million Countries 2001 1:1 Million shapefiles (ESRI)   Countries 2001 1:1 Million geojson files     Geodata API
1:3 Million Countries 2001 1:3 Million shapefiles (ESRI)   Countries 2001 1:3 Million geojson files     Geodata API
1:10 Million Countries 2001 1:10 Million shapefiles (ESRI)   Countries 2001 1:10 Million geojson files     Geodata API
1:20 Million Countries 2001 1:20 Million shapefiles (ESRI)   Countries 2001 1:20 Million geojson files     Geodata API

Release 2019-03-08