What data is available and who publishes it?
Open data is published by government agencies pursuant to the Laws: “On Information Access” and “On Information, Informatization and Protection of Information”. The other information holders publish it on their own initiative and in accordance with citizens’ requests. Government agencies approve the lists of open data and publish such data on the portal according to those lists. In the event that in the lists there is no data you are interested in, you may request it from government agency. On the data.gov.az portal, the data of central government agencies, executive bodies of republican-status cities and regions are published in different categories: Education, Health, Communications, Statistics, Culture, etc. You may select data according to categories or to government agencies. A variety of data is presented on the portal, such as: description, contact details, business hours, geo-location, etc.