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Somalia Administrative Datasets

Somalia national boundary: The boundary was first created by USAID/FEWS and modified by UNDP - Data & Information Management Unit (DIMU) in 21/03/2001. This layer contains the first level (International) boundary at a 1:1,000,000 scale.Download data

Somalia regional boundaries:The source of the second (regional) level boundaries are from the Digital Chart of the World (DCW. The boundaries were first created by USAID/FEWS and modified by UNDP - Data & Information Management Unit (DIMU) in 21/03/2001. This layer contains the second level boundaries at a 1:1,000,000 scale. Download data

Somalia regional capitals: The dataset contains 18 Somalia regional capitals. The regional capitals where digitized on 22/03/2001from Somalia topographic maps at a scale of 1: 100,000 Download data

Somalia district boundaries: The source of the third (district) level boundaries are from the Digital Chart of the World (DCW). The boundaries were first created by USAID/FEWS and modified by UNDP - Data & Information Management Unit (DIMU) in 21/03/2001. This layer contains the third level boundaries at a 1:1,000,000 scale Download data

Somalia district capitals:The dataset contains 74 Somalia district capitals. The district capitals where digitized on 22/03/2001from Somalia topographic maps at a scale of 1: 100,000 Download data

Somalia major primary roads: This dataset contains the coverage of primary roads in Somalia digitized from topographic maps at a scale of 1: 100,000 Download data

Somalia major secondary roads: This dataset contains the coverage of secondary roads in Somalia digitized from topographic maps at a scale of 1: 100,000 Download data

Somalia Additional Administrative data
Africa: This dataset contains coverage of Africa and is inclusive of the country boundaries Download data

Somalia airfields: This dataset contains the coverage of airfields in Somalia generated in February 2007 Download data

Bordering countries to Somalia: This dataset contains the coverage of Bordering Countries to Somalia Download data

Coastline: This dataset contains the coastline digitized from LANDSAT TM images at a scale of 1:50000 by UNDP - Data & Information Management Unit (DIMU) in 21/03/2001 Download data

Somalia livestock markets collected by FSNAU: This datasets contains the coverage of Livestock markets as collected by FSNAU Download data

Somalia health facilities: This dataset contains the coverage of health facilities in Somalia as collected by UNICEF as at January 2005 Download data

Somalia Juba _Shebelle river Area of Interest: This dataset contains the coverage of the area of interest for the soils, land use and land cover analysis undertaken by SWALIM around the two main rivers the Juba and Shabelle Download data

Somalia schools collected by UNICEF: This dataset contains the coverage of schools in Somalia as collected by UNICEF as at the year 2004 Download data

Somalia settlements collected by UNDP: This dataset contains the coverage of settlements in Somalia as collected by UNDP as at year 2007
It is a collation of settlement datasets available from various sources. These are: United Nations Development Program 1997 settlement survey (UNDP - 1997). United Nations Development Program 2006 settlement survey (UNDP - 2006). Food & Agriculture Organisation - Food Security Analysis Unit - Somalia, FICS database. GTZ - 2002 (German Technical Cooperation) - settlemenet survey of the North and North-East. KEMRI-University of Oxford-Wellcome Trust Collaborative Programme (KEMRI - 2007) - settlement surveys in selected districts for Malaria research and programs. United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA - 2008) - datasets on IDP settlements. United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR - 2008) - datasets on IDP settlements.
These sources were combined and checked for duplicates initially by FAO-Somalia Water & Land Information Management (SWALIM) Project and then completed by Keyobs as pasrt of the RESPOND network. Download data

Somalia settlements collected by OCHA: This dataset contains the coverage of settlements in Somalia updated version of the Somalia settelements collected by UNDP (2007) by UN-OCHA in 2011 Download data

Somalia zones: This dataset contains the coverage of Somalia Zones digitized from topographic maps at a scale of 1: 100,000.The Zones are as agreed by the Statistical Working Group and Somalia Interagency Mapping and Coordination group (SIMaC). Download data

 
 
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