Infrastructural data 45% open


What data is expected?

A selection of infrastructural information, focussing on energy provision and water consumption.

  • Electricity consumption
  • Power stations and electric capacity
  • Electricity transmission networks (geographic position)
  • Power outages
  • Prices
  • Water consumption/per capita
  • 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 Data only available from 2012 to 2016
In an open and machine-readable format
location - Electricity consumption per capita and average invoiced energy, page 59
Collected by government Yes “The Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy is responsible for national energy planning, policy formulation and overseeing the operation and development of the energy sector. Electricidade de Moçambique is a vertically-integrated, government-owned electricity utility responsible for generating and transmitting electricity, and distributing it through the national grid. Founded in 1977, EdM buys most of its power from HCB. EdM currently owns hydro/gas and diesel capacity, as well as the national power grid excluding lines owned by HCB and MOTRACO.” The website of EDM does not work. Source: Direcção Nacional de Agua: “The DNA, National Directorate for Water Affairs, is a governmental institution under the Ministry of Public Works, Housing and Hydric Resources – MOPH. The DNA is responsible for matters concerning Water, including the elaboration and management of policy, strategy and mobilisation of investment for the supply of water and sanitation in rural and urban areas and the management of hydric resources.” Source: Website unavailable
findable_steps Google search
characteristics Electricity consumption Prices (Energy tariffs seem to be available on EDMs official website, but the website is currently unavailable) Power stations and capacity Electricity transmission networks and geographic locations (EDM is responsible for managing energy transmission, but its website is unavailable) No other data can be found. Power outages Water consumption per capita (website of DNA not available, no data on water consumption available in statistical yearbook)
Controlled access Yes
Collector name National statistics office, Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy, Direcção Nacional de Agua
Collected by sub-government Yes Direcção Nacional de Agua (National Department of Water) and Eletricidade de Moçambique (National Company of Electricity) are different government entities collecting data. The first collects data about water consumption and infrastructure and second is about energy provision

Meta data

Data location - Electricity consumption per capita and average invoiced energy, page 59
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Mon May 07 2018 15:04:33 GMT+0000 (UTC)