Open access data

It is our explicit long-term goal to work with data owners to identify and remove all unnecessary barriers to access.

An increasing number of our datasets are available without registration or authentication using open data licences described in our Data Access Policy. These data are for use with an open licence and are not classified as personal. We are also working to gain open data certification via the Open Data Institute.

We also provide links to other open data resources that may be of interest.

Census data
International macrodata

We make the full version of World Bank macrodata available without registration or authentication under the World Bank Terms of Use

As a result of the IMF's open data policy we are able to make the full versions of the following IMF datasets available without registration or authentication. Please refer to the IMF’s Special Terms and Conditions Pertaining to the Use of Data.

Effective July 15th 2015, the UK Data Service made access to OECD online statistics databases free to all users via UKDS.Stat. Please refer to the OECD’s Terms and Conditions, including information on ‘What can you do with OECD published content (data, text and multimedia products)'.

Qualitative data
Survey data

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