Agricultural data 60% open


What data is expected?

A selection of key national statistics on agricultural output and environmental conditions. Data can be national aggregate figures as described in our research handbook

  • Crop yield
  • Crop prices
  • Soil properties
  • Weather conditions
  • None of the above

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Available free of charge Yes
Downloadable Yes
Publicly available Yes
Openly licenced No No clear indication.
Up-to-date No
In an open and machine-readable format CSV, XLS Atomcsv
Digital data No
Print data Yes
location href=""">rel="nofollow"> - open data portal for Africa The data intervals are different for each crop (2010, 2011 but put to 2015).
Collected by government Yes
findable_steps I first did a search on the website of the Ministry of Agriculture. This search was unsuccessful. Then I called statisticians who work at the Department of Agriculture to get the information.
characteristics Crop yield, Crop prices Research soil maps: (supported by France through project NumeriSud). Classification of Benin soils, reported to FAO by the Centre national d’agropedologie - CENAP [] .
Controlled access Yes
Collector name Institut National de la Statistique et de l’Analyse Economique (INSAE) du Benin LE CENTRE NATIONAL D´AGRO-PEDOLOGIE The National Directorate of Agricultural Statistics is a department of the Ministry of Agriculture charged. to collect agricultural data. Yet the data is published by the Institut National de la Statistique et de l’Analyse Economique (INSAE) du Benin.

Meta data

Data location - open data portal for Africa
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   CSV, XLS
Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Thu May 10 2018 21:51:59 GMT+0000 (UTC)