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Latvia

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 Yes
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
In an open and machine-readable format CSV, PX, XLS
findable 4
findable_steps Go to the main page of http://www.csb.gov.lv/ and press sidebar button "Datubāzes". You will find a page that lists the different statistics datasets available.
licence_url http://likumi.lv/ta/id/50601-informacijas-atklatibas-li
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name Centrālā statistikas pārvalde
characteristics Gross Domestic Product, National unemployment, National population
location http://www.csb.gov.lv/dati/statistikas-datubazes-28270. - Statistikas datubāze, http://www.csb.gov.lv/en/dati/statistics-database-30501 - Statistics Database, http://www.csb.gov.lv/en/statistikas-temas/gross-domest - GDP data (English), http://www.csb.gov.lv/en/statistikas-temas/population-k - Population data (English), http://www.csb.gov.lv/en/statistikas-temas/employment-a - Unemployment data (English)
According to the Freedom of Information Law the information that is published by institutions providing state functions can be interpreted as "generally accessible information" that is compatible with Public domain approach. The law does not require for the institutions to publish declarations or licenses with the information (they can be provided on voluntary basis). Update frequency: GDP quarterly (most recent Q4 2016), population monthly (most recent M2 2017), unemployment quarterly (most recent Q4 2016)

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Meta data

Data location   http://www.csb.gov.lv/dati/statistikas-datubazes-28270. - Statistikas datubāze
   http://www.csb.gov.lv/en/dati/statistics-database-30501 - Statistics Database
   http://www.csb.gov.lv/en/statistikas-temas/gross-domest - GDP data (English)
   http://www.csb.gov.lv/en/statistikas-temas/population-k - Population data (English)
   http://www.csb.gov.lv/en/statistikas-temas/employment-a - Unemployment data (English)
Data licence   http://likumi.lv/ta/id/50601-informacijas-atklatibas-li
Data format   CSV, PX, XLS
Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
Submitters   Danny Lämmerhirt
Last modified   Mon Apr 03 2017 20:20:39 GMT+0000 (UTC)