Key national statistics such as demographic and economic indicators (GDP, unemployment, population, etc). To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • GDP for the whole country updated at least quarterly
  • Unemployment statistics updated at least monthly
  • Population updated at least once a year

Data Location;


In partnership with the the African Development Bank (AfDB), the National institute of statistics opened some of its datasets to end users (in French & English): Socio-economics indicators, population datasets and other data such as the health ministries' budget...

Reviewer comments

The data mentioned is a data visualisation, not a proper data. I could not find the proper data under the D4D challenge in the Ivory Coast (data provider). But I did find national statistics published by the National Institute of Statistics und available here: and The data therefore exists, but this ist not the one submitted here.

Data Availability

  • Y Openly licensed
  • Y Is the data available for free
  • Y Is the data machine readable
  • Y Available in bulk
  • Y Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis
  • Y Is data in digital form
  • Y Publicly available
  • Y Does the data exist
  • Y Is the data available online
  • Yes
  • No
  • Unsure
  • No data


Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   txt, csv, xls, mdb, dbf
Reviewer   Margo Thierry
Submitters   Sarah Clavel
Last modified   Wed Oct 29 2014 14:49:40 GMT+0000 (UTC)