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The European Data Portal conducts an annual benchmark assessment of the current state of open data in the European Union and Europe in general. The Open Data Maturity Report (2019) covered the Member States, the EFTA countries as well as the UK, and assessed the countries on four dimensions: Open Data Policy, Open Data Portal, Open Data Impact, Open Data Quality. This report provides an overview of the top performers to enable learning from them and is structured along those dimensions. Read more
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The 2020 report on the Economic Impact of Open Data researches the value created by open data in Europe. It is the second study by the European Data Portal, following the 2015 report. The study forecasts the open data market size and the employment growth for 2025. Impact is exemplified by efficiency gains and cost savings due to open data. Read more
The open data maturity study serves as a benchmark to gain insights into the development achieved in the field of open data in Europe. It assesses the level of maturity against four dimensions: policy, portal, impact, and quality. The study clusters countries into four different groups: trend-setters, fast-trackers, followers, and beginners, from the most mature to the least. Recommendations tailored to the level of maturity and characteristics of each of these groups are provided. Read the latest report here.