National Statistics 65% 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 Update: National Statistics 'NSA © 2017' & Open data portal: '© 2015 African Development Bank Group'
In an open and machine-readable format XLS PDF, PNG, PPTX
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date No Last update was 2015. Update: unemployment data updated yearly but previous update 2014, GDP states updated quarterly but data only per year, last update 2015. Population last update 2011 (census) with predictions to 2031
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes Update: additional microdata available with a login (unable to access)
findable 2
findable_steps I took me about 15 minutes to be directed to this website. I google searched National Statistics Namibia and went to the NSA portal and looked through till I found this data portal.
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name Namibia Statistics Agency
characteristics Gross Domestic Product, National unemployment, National population
location - Namibia Statistics Agency, href=""">rel="nofollow"> - Namibia Data Portal, - Namibia Labour Force Survey 2014 (unemployment data), href=""">rel="nofollow"> - GDP data, href=""">rel="nofollow"> - Population data Portal created by African Development Bank. Update: added link to Statistics Agency, GDP, unemployment, and population

This submission is valid, thank you Tricia Govindasamy for contributing to the Global Open Data Index. Websites not easy to navigate & some sections 'coming soon'. Added links to datasets. Data primarily in PDF reports.

Meta data

Data location - Namibia Statistics Agency - Namibia Data Portal - Namibia Labour Force Survey 2014 (unemployment data) - GDP data - Population data
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   XLS
Reviewer   Sophie Lafayette
Submitters   Tricia Govindasamy
Last modified   Wed Jan 18 2017 17:54:53 GMT+0000 (UTC)