Download the data produced by the GHSL

Download by tiles or by single file.

This page lists the GHSL datasets that are available for open and free download: the data can be downloaded for each product in a single file or split by tiles.

Feel free to contact the GHSL data support team for any necessity.

Please note that each product is available for different epochs, resolutions and coordinate systems, but be aware that not all the combinations are available.
The menu on the left below allows the selection of the desired product. Available combinations are displayed in Bold.

To be noted that some variation might be available only for a certain product (e.g. the 30m resolution is only available for the GHS-BUILT multi-temporal classification)

Download by tiles (click on each box to download a single tile):

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This product is being finalised and will be published soon.

Please come back in a few days or feel free to choose another combination of parameters.

Feel free to contact the GHSL data support team for further support.

Hover a tile to see its boundaries

Global download (get the chosen data in a single file):

The single file download for this product is being produced and will be ready in a few days,
please come back later. Thanks for your patience.
You can still click on a tile on the map above to download the corresponding tile.

Download the global selected dataset in a single file or click on a tile on the map above to download the corresponding tile.

The download links are updated reflecting the selection of the filters on the left of the map.
Global Urban Centres:
Download the Urban Centres boundaries (gpkg format)

The complete information about GHSL open data can be found in the GHSL Data Package 2022 report (10.33 MB)