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Geodata - definitions

geodata - Digital data that represent the geographical location and characteristics of natural or man-made features, phenomena and boundaries of the Earth. Geodata represent abstractions of real-world entities, such as roads, buildings, vehicles, lakes, forests and countries. Geodata refers to such data in any format, including raster, vector, point, text, video, database records, etc.

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Source: Open Geospatial Consortium, 15 June 2011 07:56:47, External 

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Geodata - Geographical and administrative data such as Grid References, latitude and longitude (in OSGB36 and ETRS89 format), NHS Health Authority codes and names, and Local Authority ward codes and names. Our PostCoder range of products provide these metrics for each postcode using data supplied by the Office of National Statistics (ONS).

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Allies, 12 December 2014 13:30:19, External

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