National Statistics 50% open
Macedonia, the ...
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, PC-Axis)
- Available in bulk? No
- Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? No
- Publicly available? Yes published by State Statistical Office)
- Is data in digital form? Yes
- Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
- Does the data exist? Yes
The major issue related to the work of the State Statistical Office is that there is no recent census. Data is not available in bulk. Every indicator must be downloaded separately. Example here: http://makstat.stat.gov.mk/pxweb2007bazi/Database/StatistikaPoOblasti/BDP/BDPInvesGodisni/BDPsporedESS2010/BDPsporedESS2010.asp
Data not all timely, not licensed for open.
- Zach Christensen
- Metamorphosis Foundation