Swiss Municipality Merger Tool
In Switzerland, the landscape of municipalities is changing rapidly mainly due to mergers. The Swiss Municipality Merger Tool (SMMT) automatically detects these mutations and maps municipalities of an old state to municipalities of a new state. The aim of this vignette is to illustrate how to use the functionality of the SMMT.
Get Mapping Table
- Define the old state and the new state. Example:
- Get mapping table
Excerpt of mapping table:
- Spatial reference (German: Raumbezug): Set of municipalities at a given point in time. For example, the spatial reference of the Federal Population census year 2000 is the 5 December 2000.