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


The quality and openness of the data varies. Some are available up to date and in usable spreadsheets, some not. Terms of use state that data is freely available, but the author must be attributed and the statistical figures must not be changed.

Data Availability

  • Y Openly licensed
  • Y Is the data available for free
  • Y Is the data machine readable
  • N Available in bulk
  • ? 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   xls (mostly)
Reviewer   anonymous
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Tue Oct 29 2013 08:35:45 GMT+0000 (UTC)