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Canada Map Not Displaying When Published to Tableau Server


Published: 18 Jan 2018
Last Modified Date: 18 Jan 2018

Issue

When working with map data for the U.S. and Canada in a workbook, after publishing to Tableau Server, the data for Canada is not displayed. Data for both countries displays as expected in Tableau Desktop.

Environment

  • Tableau Server
  • Tableau Online

Resolution

Ensure that the workbook has a column for "Country" in the data source. Also confirm that its Data Type is 'String' and it has a Geographic Role of 'Country/Region'.

Cause

Country column is missing, or has an incorrect data type and/or geographic role.
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