Major data update - December 20

Over last 2 weeks, we have published 25 datasets that includes Monthly Interest Rate updates from ECB/IMF, Economic Outlook-December 2011, Russian Regional Economic Monitoring and several datasets from OECD & African Development Bank:

New Datasets:
ECB - Long-term interest rate statistics for EU Member States, Monthly, Jan 1993 to Oct 2011, November 2011
IMF - Long & Short Term Interest Rates from Principal Global Indicators (IFS), 2011
OECD - Health Data - Non-Medical Determinants of Health
OECD - Health Data - Health Care Quality Indicators
OECD - Health Data - Health Care Utilisation
OECD - Health Data - Health Status
OECD - Health Data - Health Care Resources
IFA - IFA database 2011
FSSS - Russian Regional Economic Monitoring, October 2011
WB - World Bank Quarterly Public Sector Debt, October 2011

Updated Datasets:
OECD - Economic Outlook No 90, December 2011
EIA - International Energy Statistics, November 2011
UIS - UNESCO Institute for Statistics data, October 2011
UNSD - UN Industrial Commodity Statistics Database 2011
TI - Corruption Perceptions Index 2011
WSA - World Steel Production 2011, November2011
OECD - Annual Labour Force Statistics Summary tables Population and Labor 2011, November 2011

Datasets from African Development Bank:
AfDB Socio Economic Database 2011
African Development Bank, Country Database, 2011
Making Finance Work for Africa
African Development Bank, Food Security, December 2011
African Development Bank, Food Security, Prices, Monthly, December 2011
African Development Bank, Bank Operations 2011
AfDB Country Policy and Institutional Assessment
Africa Millennium Development Goals

Milestone 2 - Open Data for Africa platform

Today December 16, 2011 - 46 days from the time we went live, is the second significant milestone for the Knoema team. Today Knoema in partnership with the African Development Bank (AfDB) launched the Open Data for Africa platform. The platform will serve as a knowledge center for collecting, accessing and sharing data and foster collaboration between users.

To access Open Data platform for Africa click here



More information about the Open Data platform for Africa release can be accessed at:

AfDB promotes statistical development with the launch of the Open Data for Africa platform

AfDB - Open Data for Africa

Major data update - December 3


This week, we have added 23 datasets that includes several new datasets from FRED, IFA and other sources. 

New Datasets:
US Treasury Interest Rate Statistics, End of Month Treasury Rate, October 2011
China Global Investment Tracker: 2011, Updated on 5-July 2011
World Bank Climate Change 2011
IFA - Fertilizer Use by Crop
IFA - Production and Trade 2011
Power Reactor Information System 2011
Economic Research Division, Exchange Rates, Annual & Monthly Series, November 2011
Economic Research Division, Gross Domestic Product(GDP) and Components: Annual, Quarterly & Monthly Series, November 2011
Economic Research Division, Financial Data, Monthly Series, November 2011
Economic Research Division, Monetary Aggregates, Quarterly & Monthly Series, November 2011
Economic Research Division, Prices, Annual & Monthly, November 2011
Economic Research Division, Reserves and Monetary Base, Monthly Series, November 2011
Economic Research Division, U.S. Trade and International Transactions, Annual, Quarterly & Monthly Series, November 2011
Economic Research Division, Employment and Population, Quarterly & Monthly Series, November 2011
Economic Research Division, Business/Fiscal, Annual, Quarterly & Monthly Series, November 2011
Economic Research Division, Banking, Quarterly & Monthly Series, November 2011
Economic Research Division, Interest Rate - Monthly Update, November 2011


Monthly Update:
WB - Commodity Forecast Price data, November 2011
BIS - Property price statistics October 2011
Platinum Today - Prices for Platinum group metal, November 2011
JODI Oil dataset, November 2011

Updated Datasets:
EC - Annual Macro-Economic Database 2011, November 2011
UNFCCC - Greenhouse gas database 2011, October 2011