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Progress Update of Tamil Nadu Open Government Data (TNOGD) Project as on 30th November 2021

December 2, 2021

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The Open Government Data Portal of Tamil Nadu provides collated access to the resources (data-sets/apps) under the catalogs, published by different Government Departments of Government of Tamil Nadu in a structured machine readable format. The portal presently has 33,273 resources / datasets in 3,600 catalogs covering 68 Departments.

The Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine (DPHPM) has been contributing the daily status of COVID-19 (Corona virus Disease) in Tamil Nadu from 16th July 2020 onwards and the same has been uploaded on a daily basis, in the TNOGD portal.

In addition, DPHPM has also been contributing the COVID-19 Vaccination data across Health Unit district wise in Tamil Nadu from 24th March 2021 onwards on daily basis and the same has been uploaded in the portal.

The Department of Economics and Statistics has been contributing the District’s Hand Book Data of Tamil Nadu for 2018-19. Out of 32 districts, 4 district’s data namely Erode, Salem, Nilgiris and Karur has already been uploaded in the portal. In addition, Kanniyakumari and Tirunelveli district’s hand book data for 2018-19 has been successfully uploaded and readily available for public use.