Open Knowledge

National Statistics 100% open


What data is expected?

Key national statistics such as demographic and economic indicators (GDP, unemployment, population, etc). To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • GDP for the whole country updated at least quarterly
  • Unemployment statistics updated at least monthly
  • Population updated at least once a year

What data is available

  •   Openly licensed? Yes(Here)
  •   Is the data machine readable? Yes (CSV)
  •   Is the data available for free? Yes
  •   Available in bulk? Yes
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Publicly available? Yes published by National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes



The National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda is the main provider of official statistics for the country and the majority of datasets are available on their website:

But there are also several other websites/services where you can find or request Rwandan data: (under development)

Reviewer comments

Some current data, openly licensed.



  • Zach Christensen


  • anonymous