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Bhutan

What data is expected?

Key national statistics on demographic and economic indicators such as Gross Domestic Product (GDP), or unemployment and population statistics. See our methodology section for more information.

  • Gross Domestic Product
  • National unemployment
  • National population

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licenced No Update: amended to no information about license found (link provided to main site)
In an open and machine-readable format Update: remove TXT, data only found within PDF
Downloadable at once No Updated to no: data for each year is in separate reports
Up-to-date No Updated to no: Population yearly (latest 2005 with projections to 2030), unemployment yearly (latest 2015), GDP yearly (latest 2015)
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 3
findable_steps Visit websites and went to the publication section
licence_url http://www.nsb.gov.bt/main/main.php
Collected by government Yes
usability 1 Update: amended to 1 - data has to be extracted from PDF before used.
collector_name National Statistics Bureau (NSB)
characteristics Gross Domestic Product, National unemployment, National population
location http://www.nsb.gov.bt - National Statistics Bureau, http://www.nsb.gov.bt/publication/publications.php?id=3 - Statistical Year Books, http://www.nsb.gov.bt/publication/publications.php?id=5 - Bhutan at a Glance - latest GDP, population figures Update: added link to main site & latest figures

This submission is valid, thank you to the Executive Director of BMF for contributing to the Global Open Data Index. B5 Updated to no as data for each year is in separate reports. B6 updated to no as unemployment available yearly. Removed TXT as format, data only found within PDF reports. Amended B9 to 1 as data has to be extracted from PDF before used.

Meta data

Data location   http://www.nsb.gov.bt - National Statistics Bureau
   http://www.nsb.gov.bt/publication/publications.php?id=3 - Statistical Year Books
   http://www.nsb.gov.bt/publication/publications.php?id=5 - Bhutan at a Glance - latest GDP, population figures
Data licence   http://www.nsb.gov.bt/main/main.php
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Sophie Lafayette
Submitters   Executive Director, BMF
Last modified   Fri Dec 30 2016 09:34:41 GMT+0000 (UTC)