National Statistics 30% open

Botswana

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: see http://www.statsbots.org.bw/terms-use - copyright to Statistics Botswana but allows users to make use of data.
In an open and machine-readable format PDF, SVG, JPEG, PNG
Downloadable at once No Update: amended to no, data is split across different PDF documents
Up-to-date No Update: amended to no - population latest 2011, predictions until 2026; unemployment latest 2011; GDP quarterly latest Q3 2016
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps I google searched national statistics Namibia and found this source on the first page of search results.
Collected by government Yes
usability 1 Update: amended from 2 to 1 as data in PDFs only so requires extraction before use.
collector_name Statistics Botswana
characteristics Gross Domestic Product, National unemployment, National population
location http://www.statsbots.org.bw/ - Statistics Botswana, http://www.statsbots.org.bw/demography - Population data, http://www.statsbots.org.bw/labour - Unemployment data, http://www.statsbots.org.bw/publication-by-sector/natio - GDP reports (Q3 2016 latest), http://www.statsbots.org.bw/sites/default/files/publica - Population predictions until 2026 Update: added links to population, GDP, and unemployment data.

This submission is valid, thank you Tricia Govindasamy for contributing to the Global Open Data Index. B9 amended from 2 to 1 as data split across multiple PDFS (B5 amended to no) and limited formats. Data is not up to date (B6 amended to no).

Meta data

Data location   http://www.statsbots.org.bw/ - Statistics Botswana
   http://www.statsbots.org.bw/demography - Population data
   http://www.statsbots.org.bw/labour - Unemployment data
   http://www.statsbots.org.bw/publication-by-sector/natio - GDP reports (Q3 2016 latest)
   http://www.statsbots.org.bw/sites/default/files/publica - Population predictions until 2026
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Sophie Lafayette
Submitters   Tricia Govindasamy
Last modified   Wed Jan 18 2017 20:20:34 GMT+0000 (UTC)