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National Statistics 60% open

El Salvador

What data is expected?

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

What data is available

  •   Openly licensed? No (No URL given)
  •   Is the data available for free? Yes
  •   Is the data machine readable? Yes (Excel, PDF)
  •   Available in bulk? Yes
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? No
  •   Publicly available? Yes published by DIRECCION GENERAL DE ESTADISTICA Y CENSOS (DIGESTYC))
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


There are different data sets available, but not always with in a homogeneous temporal series. Not license nor terms of use of the information has been found

Reviewer comments

No open license or regular updates.



  • Zach Christensen


  • anonymous