FAOSTAT: A complementary package to the FAOSTAT database and the Statistical Yearbook of the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations

The package hosts a list of functions to automatically download statistics from FAOSTAT (database of the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations) and WDI (database of the World Bank), and to perform some harmonization operations.

Version: 1.9
Imports: RJSONIO (≥ 0.96-0), plyr (≥ 1.7.1), data.table (≥ 1.8.2), MASS (≥ 7.3-22), classInt (≥ 0.1-19), ggplot2 (≥ 0.9.3), labeling (≥ 0.1), scales (≥ 0.2.3)
Suggests: knitr
Published: 2014-10-28
Author: Michael C. J. Kao, Markus Gesmann, Filippo Gheri
Maintainer: Filippo Gheri <filippo.gheri at fao.org>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
URL: https://github.com/mkao006/FAOSTATpackage
NeedsCompilation: no
In views: WebTechnologies
CRAN checks: FAOSTAT results

Downloads:

Reference manual: FAOSTAT.pdf
Vignettes: Download and harmonize FAOSTAT and WDI data: the FAOSTAT package
Package source: FAOSTAT_1.9.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: FAOSTAT_1.9.zip, r-release: FAOSTAT_1.9.zip, r-oldrel: FAOSTAT_1.9.zip
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: FAOSTAT_1.9.tgz, r-oldrel: FAOSTAT_1.9.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: FAOSTAT_1.6.tgz
Old sources: FAOSTAT archive