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Political

These functions return sf objects with political boundaries

gisco_bulk_download()
Bulk download from GISCO API
gisco_get_countries()
Get GISCO world country sf polygons, points and lines
gisco_get_coastallines()
Get GISCO coastlines sf polygons
gisco_get_communes() gisco_get_lau()
Get GISCO urban areas sf polygons, points and lines
gisco_get_nuts()
Get GISCO NUTS sf polygons, points and lines
gisco_get_postalcodes()
Get postal code points from GISCO
gisco_get_units()
Get geospatial units data from GISCO API
gisco_get_urban_audit()
Get GISCO greater cities and metropolitan areas sf polygons and points

Infrastructures

These functions return sf objects with man-made features

gisco_get_airports() gisco_get_ports()
Get location of airports and ports from GISCO API
gisco_get_healthcare()
Get locations of healthcare services in Europe.

Misc

Thse functions return other sf objects

gisco_get_grid()
Get grid cells covering covering Europe for various resolutions

Cache management

gisco_clear_cache()
Clear your giscoR cache dir
gisco_set_cache_dir()
Set your giscoR cache dir

Helpers

A collection of helper functions

gisco_attributions()
Attribution when publishing GISCO data
gisco_check_access()
Check access to GISCO API

Datasets

These objects are datasets already included in the package.

gisco_coastallines
World coastal lines POLYGON object
gisco_countries
World countries POLYGON object
gisco_countrycode
Dataframe with different country code schemes and world regions
gisco_nuts
All NUTS POLYGON object
tgs00026
Disposable income of private households by NUTS 2 regions

About the package

giscoR giscoR-package
giscoR: Download Map Data from GISCO API - Eurostat