National Statistics 30% open

Pakistan

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: no license information found
In an open and machine-readable format Update: removed HTML - data in PDF documents
Downloadable at once No Update: amended to no, data in multiple PDF documents
Up-to-date No Update: latest unemployment 2014-15 (2013-14 available but previous years not found); GDP yearly, latest 2012-13 with projections until 2015-16; latest population 2007
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps Searched on Google
Collected by government Yes
usability 1 Update: amended to 1 (from 3) as data has to be extracted from PDF documents to be usable
collector_name Pakistan Bureau of Statistics
characteristics Gross Domestic Product, National unemployment, National population Updated: added GDP
location http://www.pbs.gov.pk/ - Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, http://www.pbs.gov.pk/content/national-accounts - GDP data, http://www.pbs.gov.pk/population-tables - Population data, http://www.pbs.gov.pk/content/labour-force-statistics - Labour data Update: added links to population, GDP, and labour data.

This submission is valid, thank you Nouman Nazim for contributing to the Global Open Data Index. Added GDP to list of datasets available (B3). Amended B5 to no as data for same category found in multiple documents. Removed HTML from list of formats, data found within PDF documents. Amended B9 from 3 to 1 as all data in PDF and requires effort to make usable.

Meta data

Data location   http://www.pbs.gov.pk/ - Pakistan Bureau of Statistics
   http://www.pbs.gov.pk/content/national-accounts - GDP data
   http://www.pbs.gov.pk/population-tables - Population data
   http://www.pbs.gov.pk/content/labour-force-statistics - Labour data
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Sophie Lafayette
Submitters   Nouman Nazim
Last modified   Thu Jan 19 2017 07:51:03 GMT+0000 (UTC)