R Interface to PXWEB APIs

Generic interface for the PX-Web/PC-Axis API. The PX-Web/PC-Axis API is used by organizations such as Statistics Sweden and Statistics Finland to disseminate data. The R package can interact with all PX-Web/PC-Axis APIs to fetch information about the data hierarchy, extract metadata and extract and parse statistics to R data.frame format. PX-Web is a solution to disseminate PC-Axis data files in dynamic tables on the web. Since 2013 PX-Web contains an API to disseminate PC-Axis files.


Version 0.8

  • Package rewritten in order to enhance the efficiency and design

Version 0.6.37

New features

  • Added data.ssb.no in the API list in inst/extdata/api.json
  • Added NEWS.md file

Reference manual

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0.12.0 by Mans Magnusson, 2 months ago


Report a bug at https://github.com/rOpenGov/pxweb/issues

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

Authors: Mans Magnusson [aut, cre] , Markus Kainu [aut] , Janne Huovari [aut] , Leo Lahti [aut] , Love Hansson [ctb] , Eydun Nielsen [ctb] , Bo Werth [ctb] , Thomas Runarsson [ctb] , Torbjörn Lindquist [ctb] , Palmar Thorsteinsson [ctb] , Pyry Kantanen [ctb] , Sebastian Ankargren [ctb]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

Task views: Official Statistics & Survey Methodology, Official Statistics & Survey Statistics

BSD_2_clause + file LICENSE license

Imports checkmate, httr, jsonlite

Suggests knitr, remotes, rmarkdown, testthat

Imported by BFS, PxWebApiData.

Suggested by geofi.

See at CRAN