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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 (CSV, RDF, XLS, PDF, HTML)
  •   Available in bulk? No
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? No
  •   Publicly available? Yes published by National Statistics Office - NSO)
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


Unemployment in PDF

Population in excel (up to 2010)

GDP in html, pdf, excel.

See also this data catalogue: Data is not timely - the last update of the website is from 2010.

Reviewer comments

Data aren't all current or openly licensed.



  • Zach Christensen


  • anonymous