[Talk-us] admin level for US states

Jack Burke burkejf3 at gmail.com
Mon Nov 24 19:08:53 UTC 2014

And the England/Wales and /Scotland borders are all 4, too. If we're trying to reflect geopolitical status, these should absolutely be different than provinces. OTOH, if we're just interested in drawing pretty lines....


On November 24, 2014 12:55:04 PM EST, Martin Koppenhoefer <dieterdreist at gmail.com> wrote:
>2014-11-24 18:05 GMT+01:00 Brad Neuhauser <brad.neuhauser at gmail.com>:
>>  ...and German states and Swiss cantons are admin_level=4 according
>to the
>> previously-linked page.
>yes, I am coming from a German-Italian perspective, where Italian
>are clearly less sovereign than German "states", which again are less
>sovereign than US american states (all on level 4 currently).
>We need the levels 5 to 10 in Germany (all are in use, 3 is not in
>Correspondance of European entities should also be supported by the
>and LAU system:
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