National Statistics 78% 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


Data Location

  • - The Hellenic Statistical Authority (English)
  • - Eλληνική Στατιστική Αρχή (Greek)
  • - GDP data
  • - Unemployment data
  • - Population data
  • All answers

    Question Answer Comment
    Openly licenced No Copyright 2009 Hellenic Statistical Society:
    Downloadable at once Yes
    Up-to-date Yes Updated to yes: Labour data updated monthly, GDP updated quarterly, population yearly (latest census 2011, prediction until 2050)
    Publicly available Yes
    Available free of charge Yes
    In an open and machine-readable format CSV, XLS PDF
    findable 4
    findable_steps Direclty from the official site
    Collected by government Yes
    usability 2 Updated to 2 as some data in PDF format only e.g. GDP data
    collector_name Hellenic Statistical Authority Contact e-mail:email: (updated, moved to comment)
    characteristics Gross Domestic Product, National unemployment, National population
    location - The Hellenic Statistical Authority (English), - Eλληνική Στατιστική Αρχή (Greek), - GDP data, - Unemployment data, - Population data which concern population, The Hellenic Statistical Authority collects data employment and unemployment, tourism and the economy, industry, as well as data concerning health and social insurance, education and others Update: added link to Greek site, GDP, population, and unemployment data


    Hellenic Statistical Society publishes the data in PDF and XLS formats , not up to date and the data are not openly licensed.

    Reviewer comments

    This submission is valid, thank you Kleanthis Koupidis for contributing to the Global Open Data Index. Updated B6 to yes. Updated to B9 to 2 as some data in PDF format only e.g. GDP data.

    Meta data

    Date the data became available   Unknown
    Format of data   Unknown
    Reviewer   Sophie Lafayette
    Submitters   Kleanthis Koupidis
    Last modified   Thu Dec 15 2016 13:45:29 GMT+0000 (UTC)