Statistics Netherlands (CBS) Open Data API Client

The data and meta data from Statistics Netherlands (www.cbs.nl) can be browsed and downloaded. The client uses the open data API of Statistics Netherlands.


Retrieve data from the open data interface (dutch) of Statistics Netherlands (cbs.nl) with R.

Installation

From CRAN

install.packages("cbsodataR")

The latest development version of cbsodata can installed using devtools.

devtools::install_github("edwindj/cbsodataR")

Usage

Retrieve list a tables.

Use the Identifier from tables to retrieve table information

> get_meta('71509ENG')
 
71509ENG: 'Yield apples and pears', 2013
  FruitFarmingRegions: 'Fruit farming regions'
  Periods: 'Periods' 

Or download data

> get_data('71509ENG') %>% select(2:5) %>% head
 
Source: local data frame [6 x 4]
 
  FruitFarmingRegions Periods TotalAppleVarieties_1 CoxSOrangePippin_2
1   Total Netherlands    1997                   420                 43
2   Total Netherlands    1998                   518                 40
3   Total Netherlands    1999                   568                 39
4   Total Netherlands    2000                   461                 27
5   Total Netherlands    2001                   408                 30
6   Total Netherlands    2002                   354                 17
 

News

Reference manual

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install.packages("cbsodataR")

0.2.1 by Edwin de Jonge, a year ago


https://github.com/edwindj/cbsodataR


Report a bug at https://github.com/edwindj/cbsodataR/issues


Browse source code at https://github.com/cran/cbsodataR


Authors: Edwin de Jonge


Documentation:   PDF Manual  


GPL-2 license


Imports whisker, jsonlite, yaml, utils

Suggests knitr, rmarkdown, dplyr


See at CRAN