Digitisation of Historical Agricultural Censuses

Project Details


The goal of this pilot is to fine tune the methodology to digitise the historical agricultural censuses. In a follow up project, we will digitise these historical agricultural cesusses in a database including the metadata and GIS links with the aim to publish this as open data. The goals of this pilot inclute:
1) Recognising the table structure during OCR procedure (rows, kolumns, headers)
2) Improving and validating the OCR recognition of the numbers
3) Creating a data flow from pdf to data table and finally database
Effective start/end date1/01/241/01/25

Thematic List 2020

  • Protected nature
  • Forest
  • Data & infrastructure

Free keywords

  • historical-ecology
  • historicalmaps