Open Government Data Benchmark Study

The state of Open Data from three perspectives:
The Public, Government and Developers

The complete study findings are freely accessible on our public datasite, where you will find interactive datasets and summary charts from all three surveys.

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You can also download the Open Government Data Benchmark Study report, featuring Socrata’s analysis of the findings.

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Citizen Survey Results

The focus of this survey is to gauge the public’s attitudes towards, and expectations of their government in its effort to become more open.

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Government Survey Results

This survey focuses on benchmarking the current state of Open Data initiatives in federal, state and local governments including implementation progress, general attitudes, motivators and obstacles.

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Developer Survey Results

This survey benchmarks the state of Open Data from the perspective of civic application developers. Major topics include the availability of government data and its accessibility.

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