National Statistics 78% 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?

Data Usability Beta

The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 2

Data format


Data Location

  • - Instituto Nacional de Estatística
  • - GDP data (English)
  • - Unemployment data (English)
  • - Population data (English)
  • All answers

    Question Answer Comment
    Openly licenced No Update: not clear what license data released under, however is free to use, see:
    Downloadable at once Yes
    Up-to-date Yes Update: amended to yes - GDP quarterly, latest Q4 2016; population yearly, projection until 2060; unemployment monthly, latest Jan 2017
    Publicly available Yes
    Available free of charge Yes
    In an open and machine-readable format CSV, XLS, XML Update: GDP available in XLS, unemployment and population CVS & XLS
    findable 3
    findable_steps Used the search feature
    Collected by government Yes
    usability 2
    collector_name Instituto Nacional de Estatística
    characteristics Gross Domestic Product, National unemployment, National population
    location - Instituto Nacional de Estatística, - GDP data (English), - Unemployment data (English), - Population data (English) Update: added links to GDP, population, and unemployment data

    Reviewer comments

    This submission is valid, thank you Tiago Vieira for contributing to the Global Open Data Index. Amended B6 to yes as data is up to date. Added XLS & CVS formats. No clear license for use of data.

    Meta data

    Date the data became available   Unknown
    Format of data   Unknown
    Reviewer   Sophie Lafayette
    Submitters   Tiago Vieira
    Last modified   Sat Dec 10 2016 11:33:27 GMT+0000 (UTC)