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Wikidata:Dataset Imports/Hembygdsförbund och -föreningar

Guidelines for using this pageEdit

Documenting the importEdit

  • Guidelines on how to import a dataset into Wikidata are available at Wikidata:Data Import Guide.
  • Please include notes on all steps of the process.
  • Once a dataset has been imported into Wikidata please edit the page to change the progress status from in progress to complete.
  • It is strongly recommended to use Visual Editor when making changes to this page, particularly for editing any of the tables.

Creating a Wikidata item for the datasetEdit

  • Please create a Wikidata item for the dataset, this will allow us to improve the coverage of datasets on Wikidata and understand what datasets are available on that topic and which of them have been added to Wikidata.
  • If you are working with very large dataset you can break it into smaller Mix n' Match catalogues, but only create one Wikidata item.
  • Link the dataset Wikidata item to this page using Wikidata Dataset Imports page (P5195)

Getting helpEdit

  • If your dataset import runs into issues please edit the page to change the progress status from in progress to help needed.
  • You can ask for help on Wikidata:Project chat.


Dataset nameEdit

Hembygdsförbund och -föreningar


The Swedish Local Heritage Federation (Q10686111)


Dataset descriptionEdit

List of 2000 local heritage associations in Sweden

Additional informationEdit

Progress of importEdit

The table below is used to track the progress of importing this dataset. The suggested column headings are most applicable to data being imported from a spreadsheet - you can change some column headings or add new columns as required to best describe the progress of this import.

Wikidata item for the datasetImport data into spreadsheetFormat the spreadsheet to import the dataStructure of data within WikidataMatch the dataset to WikidataImporting data into Wikidata

Edit historyEdit

Use the table below to list batches of edits that have been completed for this dataset. Ideally each entry should have all applicable columns filled out, but at a minimum please make to add a date and description to give an idea of what was added to Wikidata and when.

2019-02-21Created ~1900 new items for local history associations. Added statements, including KulturNav-ID (P1248), to the ~100 items already in Wikidata.

Discussion of importEdit

These headings are generally useful, please change this section to suit your needs.

Wikidata item for datasetEdit

Import data into spreadsheetEdit

Data was downloaded from KulturNav as a CSV file.

Format the spreadsheet to import the dataEdit

Data was processed in OpenRefine.

Structure of data within WikidataEdit

Field nameWikidata propertyNotes
IDKulturNav-ID (P1248)
Last changedin reference: publication date (P577)
Typelegal form (P1454)Either voluntary association (Q48204) or foundation (Q157031)
Place referenceP|P131Region of the association.
Is part ofmember of (P463)For associations, the federation it belongs to.
country (P17)Inferred; Sweden (Q34) for all items

Match the dataset to WikidataEdit

Before we started the upload, there were about 100 items for local heritage associations already on Wikidata. Those were matched via their names. The remaining items were created from scratch.

Importing data into WikidataEdit

Data was imported using QuickStatements.

Import completion notesEdit

All items in the dataset were imported.