[wdmmg-discuss] portugal data
carlosmiguelfigueiredo at gmail.com
Fri Sep 2 15:58:36 BST 2011
I am quite new as you can see from my postings!
But I would recommend the following:
1 - Look for a good source of (official) spending data.
2 - Take a look at some examples posted on the wiki.openspending.org
(See countries / Portugal for my case) and in ckan.net
(ckan.net/package/public_administration_contracts_for_portugal for example)
3 - Take a look at the model requirements in the wiki as well see my
model for example in https://github.com/csfigu/portugal-budget-visualization
4 - if you follow this path then it should be "easy" to be able to show
something like this.
5 - Register on the wiki and on ckan and post/upload your data/models
progress, questions, errors, to make it easier for anyone to help you
when help is needed.
Look I started this project not even a month ago, I'll try to help but I
guess the list is the right place to post.
then come back to the list and post whatever questions you got.
On 02-09-2011 11:22, JeanBrice TETKA wrote:
> I'm starting a budget tracking project for my country Cameroon, and i
> want to use Wdmmg. Can you help me to reach your level? what can i do
> to get this tools on line and enter data?
> Jean brice
> 2011/9/2 Carlos FIgueiredo <carlosmiguelfigueiredo at gmail.com
> <mailto:carlosmiguelfigueiredo at gmail.com>>
> Hi Nick, Mark, everyone
> Glad to report data is available for Portugal in
> Some (more) questions:
> 1 - I managed to load the 157k lines of data. It's a bit on the
> slow side. What can be expected when we go live?
> 2 - How should incremental data be treated? Theoretically everyday
> this database is updated.
> 3 - How can I have views with percentages and trends as in
> 4 - How could a UI with maps as in wheredoesmymoneygo.org
> <http://wheredoesmymoneygo.org> be set up?
> 5 - I have set up (2 drilldown dimensions, region with 3 levels
> and institutions, but I am struggling with the namings and the
> hierarchy itself). I am also considering and planning 2 additional
> dimensions, one by themes (education, health, military...) and
> another by economic activity (agriculture, industry, services).
> Does anyone have procedures on any of these 4 dimensions. I guess
> the obvious path to go for regions would be the NUTS regions. What
> about the others, are there any standards we can adopt.
> I know it's a lot to deal with and I don't expect definite
> answers, but I wanted to share these ideas and doubts.
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