National Statistics 100% 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

  • - Official Portal of Statistical Office (English)
  • - Official Data Catalogue of Slovak Republic - listing of datasets of Statistical Office
  • - Population data
  • - GDP data
  • - Unemployment data
  • All answers

    Question Answer Comment
    Openly licenced Yes
    Downloadable at once Yes
    Up-to-date Yes Update: unemployment quarterly, latest Q4 2016; GDP quarterly, latest Q4 2016; population twice yearly, latest 2016
    Publicly available Yes
    Available free of charge Yes
    In an open and machine-readable format CSV, HTML, XLS, XML Update: open data portal has data in additional formats including JSON
    findable 3
    findable_steps I followed the listing from last year and they still work. Thankfully.
    licence_url Update: amended link to terms of use (initial submission linked to GDP data ( - from the open data portal)
    Collected by government Yes
    usability 2
    collector_name Štatistický úrad SR (Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic) Update: amended agency title
    characteristics Gross Domestic Product, National unemployment, National population
    location - Official Portal of Statistical Office (English), - Official Data Catalogue of Slovak Republic - listing of datasets of Statistical Office, - Population data, - GDP data, - Unemployment data Update: added links to population, GDP, and unemployment data


    Data is generally accessible via portal of Statistical Office and linked via Slovak National Data Portal. Thanks to Data Portal, we know the licensing for the data: CC-BY-SA. Not all data is consistently available this way but at least those few mentioned in Census are available: - Population (up to 2015, updated yearly): - Unemployment (up to 2016 Q2, updated quarterly): - GDP (up to 2016 Q2, updated quarterly):

    Reviewer comments

    This submission is valid, thank you Peter Hanecak for contributing to the Global Open Data Index. Open Data Portal ( also exists which contains some of the datasets above.

    Meta data

    Date the data became available   Unknown
    Format of data   Unknown
    Reviewer   Sophie Lafayette
    Submitters   Peter Hanecak
    Last modified   Mon Dec 05 2016 12:58:22 GMT+0000 (UTC)