National Statistics 83% 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?

Data Usability Beta

The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 2

Data format


All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licenced Yes A Statistics Finland -specific licence here:
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date No GDP seems to be only from 2015. Population: every six months
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
In an open and machine-readable format CSV, HTML, JSON, PX, XLS, XML Update: added HTML as latest reports include data on published pages. For some data can export tables, added XML, XLS, JSON, CVS.
findable 4
findable_steps It's all available from Statistics Finland web page. Licence:
licence_url Statistics Finland grants a universal, free-of-charge, irrevocable, parallel right of use to the aforementioned material, which may be freely: Copied and distributed Updated: copyed link from above to answer for B7.1 Edited and commercially exploited Combined with other products Used as part of an application or service
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name Statistics Finland
characteristics Gross Domestic Product, National unemployment, National population
location - Statistics Finland, - Unemployment data (English), - Population data (English), - GDP data (English) All the data produced by Statistics Finland as official national and regional statistics is available free of charge and by open data principles in the StatFin database. Update: added links to specific data. Updated link to go to main homepage In addition, Statistics Finland hosts some charged information services tailored for user-specific or other special needs. The charge is based on the amount of work needed for building the service and checking for quality matters such as data protection issues. No changes from 2014

Reviewer comments

This submission is valid, thank you Jaakko Korhonen for contributing to the Global Open Data Index. For file types, added HTML as latest reports include data on published pages. For some data can export tables, added XML, XLS, JSON, CVS.

Meta data

Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   Unknown
Reviewer   Sophie Lafayette
Submitters   Jaakko Korhonen
Last modified   Thu Jan 19 2017 14:10:55 GMT+0000 (UTC)