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


e-Narajipyo is a service provided by the Statistics Korea, the national statistical office of the Rep. of Korea. This service provides about 825 national indicators to show every aspect of our nation. Although the data available on this site meets all the minimum criteria, the data is not openly licensed. The service is copyrighted, and the license for data is unclear. e-Narajipyo provides Web APIs, but its terms of use restrict commercial use.

Reviewer comments

Data are current but largely not open.

Data Availability

  • N 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   Excel
Reviewer   Zach Christensen
Submitters   James G. Boram Kim
Last modified   Tue Sep 08 2015 10:27:07 GMT+0000 (UTC)