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?

Data Usability Beta

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

Data format


All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licenced Yes
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes GDP published on a quarterly basis. Unemployment published on a monthly basis. Population published on a yearly basis.
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
In an open and machine-readable format CSV, XLS
findable 3
findable_steps Google search on PIB+France, Chomage+France, Population+France
Collected by government Yes
usability 1
collector_name National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE)
characteristics Gross Domestic Product, National unemployment, National population
location - Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques, href=""">rel="nofollow"> - Unemployment data, - Population data, - GDP data Update: amended description and put publishing frequency in comment for B6. Added link to main statistics website.


Unemployment data is hardly machine readable being a multi spreadsheet xls file with merged cells

Reviewer comments

This submission is valid, thank you for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

Meta data

Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   Unknown
Reviewer   Sophie Lafayette
Submitters   Open Knowledge
Last modified   Wed Dec 28 2016 20:10:16 GMT+0000 (UTC)