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 National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda is the main provider of official statistics for the country and the majority of datasets are available on their website:

But there are also several other websites/services where you can find or request Rwandan data: (under development)

Reviewer comments

I couldn't find any license on the site. The national statistics website - has © National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda, 2012 and therefore I changed the the license from 'Yes' to 'No'

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   CSV
Reviewer   Mor Rubinstein
Submitters   Stephen Abbott Pugh
Last modified   Thu Oct 23 2014 15:46:37 GMT+0000 (UTC)