National Statistics 45% 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 No Website: 2017 © Bureau of Statistics 'Information presented on this website is the property of the Bureau of Statisticsl (BoS) and thus BoS reserves the right to update or withdraw information at any time.'
In an open and machine-readable format PDF download
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date No Update: GDP, unemployment last updated 2006 (both yearly), population 2012
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 3
findable_steps I was easily connected to the Bureau of Statistics page by doing a quick google search for "Guyana statistics"
Collected by government Yes
usability 2 The data appears to be very out of date, having quoted statistics from 2012, however they do have other more recent datasets available but given the criteria of this survey was out of date Update: all data within PDF reports, requires extraction before use
collector_name Bureau of Statistics The Bureau was established as a department in 1957, but prior to this, the collection and publication of statistics was decentralised and assigned to a few key government departments.
characteristics Gross Domestic Product, National unemployment, National population
location - National Accounts, - 2012 Census , - Bureau of Statistics, - Labour Force Indicators (including unemployment) Update: added link to main site, unemployment

This submission is valid, thank you Alesha Aris for contributing to the Global Open Data Index. Website not very easy to navigate. All data within PDF reports, requires extraction before use. Data not recent or updated regularly.

Meta data

Data location - National Accounts - 2012 Census - Bureau of Statistics - Labour Force Indicators (including unemployment)
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Sophie Lafayette
Submitters   Alesha Aris
Last modified   Sun Jan 22 2017 16:44:56 GMT+0000 (UTC)