Download Data from the FAOSTAT Database

Download Data from the FAOSTAT Database of the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) of the United Nations. A list of functions to download statistics from FAOSTAT (database of the FAO <>) and WDI (database of the World Bank <>), and to perform some harmonization operations.


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2.2.1 by Paul Rougieux, 9 months ago

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Authors: Michael C. J. Kao <[email protected]> , Markus Gesmann , Filippo Gheri

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

Task views: Official Statistics & Survey Methodology

GPL (>= 2) license

Imports RJSONIO, plyr, data.table, MASS, classInt, ggplot2, labeling, XML

Suggests knitr, testthat

See at CRAN