Sonra: Geography Dimension

This dataset covers all countries and contains order-wise administrative division data, city-wise data etc.

Description:

ABOUT
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The geography dimension can be used to lookup transactional data across administrative divisions and cities. It can be used to drill down from the country to the city level or from the city to country level.

It covers all major countries in the world. Administrative levels 1-5 are covered. The major towns and cities with a population > 500 are included.

USE CASES
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Drill down / roll up on location data

Order-wise administrative divisions of a country.
Administrative division hierarchies for a selected location.
All the Administrative division hierarchies for a selected country.
Population within different order of administrative divisions.
All important features of a country.
Alternate names of a geographical location.

DOCUMENTATION
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We have put together a comprehensive documentation which includes a description of all of the tables and columns in the data set,and sample queries,
You can view the documentation here: https://sonra.io/2021/02/03/geography-dimension-documentation/

TABLES
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CORE TABLES
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V_GEONM_ADMIN_1
V_GEONM_ADMIN_2
V_GEONM_ADMIN_3
V_GEONM_ADMIN_4
V_GEONM_ADMIN_5
V_GEONM_ALT_NM
V_GEONM_CITY_500
V_GEONM_COUNTRY
V_GEONM_FEATURE

ATTRIBUTION
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Geographical data by Geonames
https://www.geonames.org/ is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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