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Feature Statistic São Tomé and Príncipe

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
7A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
2A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
10 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
63H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
15H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
1H.CHNMmarine channelthat part of a body of water deep enough for navigation through an area otherwise not suitable
1H.INLTinleta narrow waterway extending into the land, or connecting a bay or lagoon with a larger body of water
80 Total for H
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
230P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
7P.PPLXsection of populated place
3P.PPLA2seat of a second-order administrative division
1P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
1P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
243 Total for P
Road / Railroad Features (road, railroad )
1R.RDroadan open way with improved surface for transportation of animals, people and vehicles
1 Total for R
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
6S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
3S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
3S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
3S.LTHSElighthousea distinctive structure exhibiting a major navigation light
2S.FTforta defensive structure or earthworks
1S.PIERpiera structure built out into navigable water on piles providing berthing for ships and recreation
1S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
19 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
89T.BCHbeacha shore zone of coarse unconsolidated sediment that extends from the low-water line to the highest reach of storm waves
76T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
53T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
45T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
21T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
9T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
3T.ISLSislandstracts of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
2T.HLLShillsrounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
1T.ISLETisletsmall island, bigger than rock, smaller than island.
1T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
300 Total for T

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