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United Nations Common Database (UNCDB)

Type

Dataset

Link

http://unstats.un.org/unsd/cdb/cdb_help/cdb_quick_start.asp

Source

Ckan.net

UNCDB is no longer active:

The UN Common Database has been replaced by a new system, UNdata, which was launched in February 2008.

See:


     href="http://ckan.net/package/read/un-data" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://ckan.net/package/read/un-data

Description "UNCDB provides selected series from numerous specialized international data sources for all available countries and areas."

430 series as of 2007-11-25 (see href="http://unstats.un.org/unsd/cdb/cdb_list_series.asp" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://unstats.un.org/unsd/cdb/cdb_list_series.asp

Openness: NOT OPEN


    License: Non-Commercial restrictions. Specifically on main page states:
    > "Usage of the United Nations Common Database is free of charge for personal, individual, and private use. Requests for all other uses, namely commercial ones, should be addressed to permissions@un.org. The material contained in the United Nations Common Database is copyrighted and proper credits are required."


    Access: ok.

    bulk: no.


    web. yes. Note download link is to cached copyh on iquango site as they have already gone through hassle or scraping stuff out.
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