List of open government data

So that you can get started creating visualisation quickly, we've tracked down some open government data from countries all over the world. As we find more sources we'll update this list so you may want to bookmark it.

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Minimalist chart design

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Tax revenue as a percentage of GDP

This graph does much to explain recent trends in international business. For example, the United Arab Emirates has seen a rapid rise in international commerce in recent years, particularly in Dubai. While a number of factors have contributed, this chart makes one consideration clear. The UAE does not depend heavily upon tax, and offers extremely favourable rates.

However, many international businesses take a more complex view of tax when choosing a base for operations. A recent KPMG survey showed the UK was a popular business destination. With relatively high tax rates contributing...

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