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xyzmapdotcom
09-22-2009, 04:59 AM
Hi All,

xyzmap completed new version of a political world map
that includes as attribute data fields information from the 2008 CIA World Factbook.freely downoad www.xyzmap.com (http://www.xyzmap.com):batman:

xyzmapdotcom
09-22-2009, 05:00 AM
It provides information on the economy, demography, communications, transportation,health, military, and transnational issues for hundreds world entities.


HOW CAN YOU JOIN TABULAR AND VECTOR DATA TO VIEW IN YOUR ARCGIS OR ARCVIEW SOFTWARE ?
You can convert “WORLD_STATISTICS_BOOK.xls” into MDB or DBF format
You can join “WORLD_STATISTICS_BOOK.dbf ” or “WORLD_STATISTICS_BOOK.mdb ” tabular data with “WORLD_COUNTRIES.shp” vector data using by “CODE” Field
You can open “WORLD_COUNTRIES.shp” and then clcşk “symbology” to view catagorized color or symbology.