[OSM-talk] Launching OpenAddresses

Christian Quest cquest at openstreetmap.fr
Thu Mar 27 22:06:29 UTC 2014


200 millions addresses only in the EU ?

France has around 26 millions in the IGN database which would mean 1/8 of
all EU ?

After reading part 22 of the 2013/37/EU directive... it looks like there is
not reason to have some change for example in France on the IGN side. Given
the quality of this dataset on the available samples I've checked, it may
not be a bad news ;)



2014-03-27 21:34 GMT+01:00 Johan C <osmned at gmail.com>:

> 2014-03-27 2:41 GMT+01:00 Alex Barth <alex at mapbox.com>:
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>> On Wed, Mar 26, 2014 at 7:24 PM, Johan C <osmned at gmail.com> wrote:
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>>> Open data initiatives will help in acquiring address data: for  example
>>> by July 2015 close to 200 million addresses in the EU will be available for
>>> OSM because of a change in the national laws.
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>> What do you base those numbers on?
>>
>> Cheers
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> 1. Change of law in all EU countries by July 2015 according to Directive
> 2013/37/EU of the European Parliament of 26 June 2013 amending Directive
> 2003/98/EC on the re-use of public sector information: "By 18 July 2015,
> Member States shall adopt and publish the laws, regulations and
> administrative provisions necessary to comply with this Directive. They
> shall immediately inform the Commission thereof.  They shall apply those
> measures from 18 July 2015."
> http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/ALL/?uri=OJ:L:2013:175:TOC
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> 2. Number of households in the EU:
> http://epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu/statistics_explained/index.php/Household_composition_statistics
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