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 statistical data is available via Management and Planning Organization (Statistical Centre of Iran /

Here you can find the population (, last updated on 2011.

Unemployment here (, link not working.

GDP here (, last updated 2011.

Reviewer comments

Some data but not recent and not open.

Data Availability

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


Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   Unknown
Reviewer   Zach Christensen
Submitters   Tarek Amr
Last modified   Sun Sep 13 2015 09:22:42 GMT+0000 (UTC)