Overview of Indian datasets

Data Discovery: A rough guide to microdata in Brazil, China, India and South Africa¬†has an excellent overview of the various available¬†datasets in the four countries. Here’s the screenshot for India:


(Click on the above image to open a zoomed-in image in a new tab.)

Hat tip: Markus Eberhardt‘s fantastic MEDevEcon.


  • Malay

    Thanks for this excellent sheet / resource. Do you think that crime data, e.g., through the http://ncrb.gov.in/ Website – would be a good add? I think crime data provides an interesting view into society – specifically what is not working

    • The Open Data

      Good idea! The side bar on the main page of the website has a link to NCRB’s website. Please do suggest if there are any other links you would like us to add.