Unique ID: 2015061

Division: Integration, Analysis, and Research
Issue Date: February 13th 2019
Last modified: February 22nd 2019
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Use of satellite imagery to obtain geographical information

Use of satellite imagery to obtain geographical information

Today in Mexico we use different types of satellite imagery to produce several kinds of data: topographical, geological, land use and geostatistical cartography

Project Objective:

Pilot intended to go to production to improve timeliness, Pilot intended to go to production to replace existing data

Project Outcomes:

Indicator of crop production

Project Sources
Project Sources
Type Of Institution: National statistical office
Big Data Source: Satellite imagery or aerial imagery data
Region: Latin America & the Caribbean
Country Area: Mexico
Id Country Regional: country
Partnerships
Partnerships
Data Providers: Satellite or aerial imagery provider
Accessing Data
Accessing Data
Data Access Rights: Broader access rights
Intermediary Comments: All data is acquired directly from Mexican distributor
Data Access Comments: License is for all uses but only for INEGI
Data Coverage
Data Coverage
Data Coverage: Only a portion of all data
Coverage Geo Pop: Part of country / high % of market
Cost Implication: Commercial
Coverage Geo Comments: Coverage of imagery is representative for crop type.
Coverage Period: 2013 -2018
Project Details
Project Details
Frequency Comments: Data for an specific area and time
Data Quality
Data Quality
Quality Framework: Quality of processing/throughput
Quality Aspects Evaluated: Privacy and Security, Completeness, Usability, Time Factors, Accessibility, Relevance, Validity, Accuracy, including selectivity, Coherence, including linkability to other sources
Validation Comments: Classification results are verified in field.
Quality Framework Comments: Evaluation is only qualitative.
Data Quality Concerns Comments: Investigation ongoing
Methodology
Methodology
Methods Used: Traditional statistical methods, Data visualization methods
Technologies
Technologies
Technologies: Data visualization tools
Other
Other
Income Level: Upper-middle-income
Iso: MX
Timeframe To Produce Indicator: NA
Frequency Comments: Data for an specific area and time
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