The Open Data Maturity (ODM) in Europe Report 2019 was published last Monday 2 December 2019. This report is the fifth annual report measuring the level of open data maturity across Europe. The ODM 2019 records the progress achieved by European countries (which can be seen on the ODM dashboard) as they push forward open data publication and re-use and the different priorities they have set to support it. The countries covered by this assessment include the EU28 Member States, as well as the EFTA countries: Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland. The report was requested by the European Commission within the context of the European Data Portal (EDP) and was coordinated by Capgemini Invent.
The 2019 report identified four notable trends: