Air Quality 83% open

Japan

What data is expected?

Data about the daily mean concentration of air pollutants, especially those potentially harmful to human health. Data should be available for all air monitoring stations or air monitoring zones in a country. The Index focusses on key pollutants as defined by the World Health Organisation. See our methodology section for more information.

  • Particulate matter (PM)
  • Sulphur oxides (SOx)
  • Nitrogen oxides (NOx)
  • Carbon monoxide (CO)
  • Ozone
  • Volatile organic compounds (VOCs)
  • Available per air monitoring station/zone

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): 3

Data format

XLS

Data Location

  • http://www.data.go.jp/data/dataset/env_20140904_0933 - An main page of datasets list that Ministry of the Environments has published in accordance with the copyright license Attribution 2.1 Japan of the Creative Commons License (hereafter referred to as the CC License). For details ,see http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.1/jp/legalcode. the pollutant emissions.
  • http://www.env.go.jp/doc/toukei/contents/index.html#6sh - Datasets regarding Pollutant Emissions are available the following url.
  • All answers

    Question Answer Comment
    Openly licenced Yes
    Downloadable at once Yes
    Up-to-date No
    Publicly available Yes
    Available free of charge Yes
    In an open and machine-readable format XLS
    findable 4
    findable_steps Please access data catalogue site (http://www.data.go.jp/?lang=english) and search by words regarding "Environment" then you will find urls linking to the website of datasets released by Ministry of the Environment.
    licence_url http://www.env.go.jp/mail.html
    Collected by government Yes
    usability 3
    collector_name Ministry of the Environment
    characteristics Particulate matter (PM), Sulphur oxides (SOx), Nitrogen oxides (NOx), Carbon monoxide (CO), Volatile organic compounds (VOCs)
    location http://www.data.go.jp/data/dataset/env_20140904_0933 - An main page of datasets list that Ministry of the Environments has published in accordance with the copyright license Attribution 2.1 Japan of the Creative Commons License (hereafter referred to as the CC License). For details ,see http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.1/jp/legalcode the pollutant emissions., http://www.env.go.jp/doc/toukei/contents/index.html#6sh - Datasets regarding Pollutant Emissions are available the following url.

    Reviewer comments

    Accepted without corrections. Data is presented in bulk, with no recent updates.

    Meta data

    Date the data became available   Unknown
    Format of data   Unknown
    Reviewer   Ricardo Alanís
    Submitters   anonymous
    Last modified   Mon Dec 05 2016 12:19:38 GMT+0000 (UTC)