Agricultural data 45% open

Egypt

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
Up-to-date No CAPMAS include data on a yearly basis until 2015 only. The data have not being updated in the last 3 years so we cannot consider that it's updated. Weather forecast reports are published on a monthly basis since 2012 until March 2018.
In an open and machine-readable format pdf reports
location http://www.capmas.gov.eg/Pages/SemanticIssuesPage.aspx? - various Agriculture, Water Resources and Food Security statistics, http://nwp.gov.eg/index.php/rcc - Weather forecast reports, http://www.capmas.gov.eg/Pages/IndicatorsPage.aspx?Ind_ - crop yield 2002/2003 - 2014/2015 wheat, rice, cotton, sugarcane, http://www.censusinfo.capmas.gov.eg/Metadata-en-v4.2/in - Crop prices (Producer Price Index for and Fishing - pdf raport and metadata); period: “Price Index series issued as a first P.I series of P.P.I as a base on (2004/2005) to replace the Wholesale Price Index as a base on (2000/1999) starts from September data 2007”, http://nwp.gov.eg/images/pdf/ws_eta/eta.pdf - Daily Forecast of WSETA Model Cairo NWP Center - EMA November 11, 2013
Collected by government Yes
findable_steps Data found in the CAPMAS website, under public issues then food security and water ressources. Weather data are found in the Egyptian Meteorological Authority.
characteristics Crop yield, Crop prices, Weather conditions
Controlled access Yes
Collector name Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics - Ministers Cabinet Egyptian Meteorological Authority (EMA)
Weather reports are available in PDF format, while other CAPMAS indicators are available as interactive charts only

Meta data

Data location   http://www.capmas.gov.eg/Pages/SemanticIssuesPage.aspx? - various Agriculture, Water Resources and Food Security statistics
   http://nwp.gov.eg/index.php/rcc - Weather forecast reports
   http://www.capmas.gov.eg/Pages/IndicatorsPage.aspx?Ind_ - crop yield 2002/2003 - 2014/2015 wheat, rice, cotton, sugarcane
   http://www.censusinfo.capmas.gov.eg/Metadata-en-v4.2/in - Crop prices (Producer Price Index for and Fishing - pdf raport and metadata); period: “Price Index series issued as a first P.I series of P.P.I as a base on (2004/2005) to replace the Wholesale Price Index as a base on (2000/1999) starts from September data 2007”
   http://nwp.gov.eg/images/pdf/ws_eta/eta.pdf - Daily Forecast of WSETA Model Cairo NWP Center - EMA November 11, 2013
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
Submitters   Hatem Ben Yacoub
Last modified   Sat May 26 2018 17:28:16 GMT+0000 (UTC)