Open Knowledge

National Statistics / 2014 70% open


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)
  •   Available in bulk? Yes
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Yes
  •   Publicly available? Yes published by National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda)
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


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'



  • Mor Rubinstein


  • Stephen Abbott Pugh