Open Data Collection

The data from is available for project partners and other researchers under an open license. If you'd like to use our data then we'd love to hear from you!

Available data (2014/2015 monsoon season)

Name Description Type
Twitter activity aggregates Counts of tweets related to flooding in Jakarta within polygon geometries representing the 'RW' municipal scale at six hour intervals Geosocial
Waterways Line geometries representing the river and canal network in Jakarta Infrastructure
Pumps Point geometries representing the location of pump stations in Jakarta Infrastructure
Floodgates Point geometries representing the location of floodgates in Jakarta Infrastructure


Our open data collection archive does not contain individual tweets, but anonymised counts of Twitter activity at the 'RW' level. The live map at does store any information about users; all information derived from location-enabled mobile devices is stored and displayed anonymously.

Data Partners

The Open Data Collection is part of the PetaJakarta Collaborative Data Sharing Project, supported by the Australian National Data Service (ANDS). ANDS is supported by the Australian Government through the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy Program. Visit or Research Data Australia ( to find out more.


You can contact the team via email or Twitter.

Twitter: @petajkt


Creative Commons License

Data is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

Data API

The API provides data in GeoJSON and TopoJSON formats. You can view the API documentation at


Download the data archive from the SMART Metadata Catalogue

Data Records

View records of the data at the Research Data Australia portal