Open Government Data Benchmark Study
The State of Open Data from Three perspectives: The Public, Government and Developers.
Socrata, in collaboration with the Sunlight Foundation, the Personal Democracy Forum, GovLoop, Code for America and David Eaves, is pleased to share the complete findings from this study with the Open Data community. We hope you find the interactive datasets and summary charts insightful. You can contribute by leaving comments, sharing this with others and rating the data. For more on this study, or to download the printed report, go to www.socrata.com/benchmark-study.
4 to 1 Citizens Prefer Online Exploration to Downloads
Citizens rank how they want to interact with, and consume government data.
Developers Rate Usability of Gov Data
Developers' take on API access, data quality, and other data usability factors.
Citizens: 3 to 1 More Likely to Vote for Open Gov Champion
Citizens' attitudes towards Open Government and Data Transparency.