National Statistics 100% open


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 Yes
In an open and machine-readable format CSV, HTML, JSON, XLS Update: added JSON
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes Unemployment data updated monthly. GDP updated quarterly. Population updated quarterly (latest data Q4 2015)
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 2
findable_steps search, different sources, no central point for federal data
licence_url Update: replaced with direct link to license
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name Statistisches Bundesamt (unemployment data), Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (GDP)
characteristics Gross Domestic Product, National unemployment, National population
location - Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, - Das Datenportal für Deutschland (data portal), - GDP data, - Population data table, - Unemployment data, - Population data , - GDP data Update: added link to Government Statistics Office, main link for data portal, and additional population link. Moved frequency of data published to B6.
different sources, some sources provide data (destatis) but no hint for free license takes some search to get the open datasets

This submission is valid, thank you for contributing to the Global Open Data Index. Added additional links and JSON format.

Meta data

Data location - Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt - Das Datenportal für Deutschland (data portal) - GDP data - Population data table - Unemployment data - Population data - GDP data
Data licence
Data format   CSV, HTML, JSON, XLS
Reviewer   Sophie Lafayette
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Sat Dec 17 2016 13:05:47 GMT+0000 (UTC)