Administrative areas with population numbers 1:1 000 000 - Stand 31.12.2016
The data stock comprises the administrative units of the hierarchical levels of public authority from the state to the districts with their administrative boundaries, statistical code numbers and the name of the administrative unit as well as the specific designation of the level of public authority of the respective federal state.
The product VG1000-EW contains population figures additionally.
The geometry of the boundaries is directed to the DLM1000 regarding to accuracy and resolution.
The areas are of the type "MultiPolygons" (also designated as "Multipart" , i.e. each area may consist of several single areas, e.g. master area with exclaves or islands, and each of these MultiPolygons corresponds to a data set in the attribute table).
Especially, each user has to place the source reference to all geodata, metadata and geodata services recognisably and optically linked. Alterations, processings, new designs or other adaptations have to be affixed with an indication of the alteration in the source reference.
Source reference and indication of alteration have to be formulated as follows. The source reference has to be linked with the URL "http://www.bkg.bund.de" for the representation at a website.