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Live GIS maps

Apart from the use of static map images the CSIR also provides access to live GIS web maps to support a range of users. Users can access maps via the Internet using their own standard web browser. The same maps available as static images are available as live maps. Maps can be accessed by selecting the relevant link in the table below.

The functionality of the live maps will be enhanced and expanded in future. This site is still in development should be considered as DRAFT.

Maps categories:

All the maps provided here applied the mesoframe methodology to represent information thematically. Four categories of maps are provided namely:

  • the base mesozone dataset updated in 2011,
  • the main economic sectors,
  • employment for each main economic centre, and
  • total population

 

 

Nr

Map

Documentation

Map link

Status

1

Base mesozone dataset (2011)

Description

to be linked
Economic Indicators (GVA):

2.1

Agriculture, forestry and fishing (SIC1)

Description

to be linked
2.2

Mining and quarrying (SIC2)

Description

to be linked

2.3

Manufacturing (SIC3)

Description

to be linked

2.4

Electricity, Gas and Water supply (SIC4)

Description

to be linked

2.5

Wholesale and retail trade; Repair of motor vehicles, motor cycles and

personal and household goods; Hotels and restaurants (SIC6)

Description

to be linked

2.6

Transport, Storage and Communication (SIC7)

Description

to be linked

2.7

Financial Intermediation, Insurance, Real Estate, and Business Services (SIC8)

Description

to be linked

2.8

Community Social and Personal Services, as well as Government Services (SIC9&10)

Description

to be linked
Employment Indicators:

3

Employment per sector - Total

Description

to be linked
3.1 Agriculture, forestry and fishing (SIC1) Description

to be linked
3.2 Mining and quarrying (SIC2) Description

to be linked
3.3 Manufacturing (SIC3) Description

to be linked
3.4 Electricity, Gas and Water supply (SIC4) Description

to be linked
3.5

Wholesale and retail trade; Repair of motor vehicles, motor cycles and

personal and household goods; Hotels and restaurants (SIC6)

Description

to be linked
3.6 Transport, Storage and Communication (SIC7) Description

to be linked
3.7 Financial Intermediation, Insurance, Real Estate, and Business Services (SIC8) Description

to be linked
3.8

Community Social and Personal Services, as well as Government Services (SIC9&10)

Description

to be linked
Demographic Data:

4

Demographic data

Description

Linked

Map theme descriptions are provided in the map download section, select the description to navigate to the relevant description.

 

Web map application functionality

Once selected, the map will open within the web browser application, as illustrated below. The map layers will appear as a list on the left panel and the visible layers will be turn on. The layers will be displayed in the map display window. The user can further navigate by using the tools provided on the top right panel. Tools include zooming in and out, measuring an area or a line, as well as information function. The user also has con control over visible layers by turning them on or off.