read_schools: Download geolocated data of schools

View source: R/read_schools.R

read_schoolsR Documentation

Download geolocated data of schools


Data comes from the School Census collected by INEP, the National Institute for Educational Studies and Research Anisio Teixeira. The date of the last data update is registered in the database in the column 'date_update'. These data uses Geodetic reference system "SIRGAS2000" and CRS(4674). The coordinates of each school if collected by INEP. Periodically the coordinates are revised with the objective of improving the quality of the data. More information available at


read_schools(year = 2020, showProgress = TRUE)



Numeric. Year of the data in YYYY format. Defaults to 2020.


Logical. Defaults to TRUE display progress bar.


An ⁠"sf" "data.frame"⁠ object

See Also

Other area functions: read_amazon(), read_biomes(), read_capitals(), read_comparable_areas(), read_country(), read_disaster_risk_area(), read_health_facilities(), read_health_region(), read_immediate_region(), read_indigenous_land(), read_intermediate_region(), read_meso_region(), read_metro_area(), read_micro_region(), read_municipal_seat(), read_municipality(), read_neighborhood(), read_pop_arrangements(), read_region(), read_semiarid(), read_state(), read_statistical_grid(), read_urban_area(), read_urban_concentrations(), read_weighting_area()


# Read all schools in the country
s <- read_schools( year = 2020)

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