ISO 19131

Working Group 
Reference Status/Date Name WG
ISO 19131:2022 2022-11-28

Geographic information —
Data product specifications


ISO 19131:2007
/Amd 1:2011

2011-09-26 Geographic information —
Data product specifications —
Amendment 1: Requirements relating to the inclusion of
an application schema and feature catalogue and the
treatment of coverages in an application schema.

ISO 19131:2007

2007-04-16 Geographic information —
Data product specifications



This document describes requirements for the specification of geographic data products, based upon the concepts of other International Standards in the ISO 19100 family of standards. It also provides guidance in the creation of data product specifications, so that they can be easily understood and fit for their intended purpose.

This document specifies XML encoding of data product specifications.

This document provides OWL representation of the underlying UML model. See Annex F.

This document is intended for use by data producers, data providers, service providers and potential
users of data products.


Document Normative References:

ISO 639-2, Codes for the representation of names of languages — Part 2: Alpha-3 code

ISO 19103, Geographic information — Conceptual schema language

ISO 19108, Geographic information — Temporal schema

ISO 19115-1, Geographic information — Metadata — Part 1: Fundamentals

ISO 19157, Geographic information — Data quality


Referenced from active ISO/TC 211 standard:


Model References:

ISO 19103 Edition 1

ISO 19108 Edition 1
ISO 19115-1 Edition 1
ISO 19157 Edition 1


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