cbs_get_meta: Get metadata of a cbs table

Description Usage Arguments Details Value See Also

View source: R/cbs_get_meta.R

Description

Retrieve the meta data of a CBS open data table. Caching (cache=TRUE) improves the performance considerably.

Usage

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cbs_get_meta(
  id,
  catalog = "CBS",
  verbose = FALSE,
  cache = TRUE,
  base_url = getOption("cbsodataR.base_url", BASE_URL)
)

Arguments

id

internal id of CBS table, can be retrieved with cbs_get_datasets()

catalog

catalog id, can be retrieved with cbs_get_datasets()

verbose

Print extra messages what is happening.

cache

should the result be cached?

base_url

optionally specify a different server. Useful for third party data services implementing the same protocol.

Details

The meta data of a CBS table is determined by the web api of Statistics Netherlands. cbsodataR stays close to this API. Each cbsodataR object has the following metadata items, which are all data.frames :

Value

cbs_table object containing several data.frames with meta data (see details)

See Also

Other meta data: cbs_add_date_column(), cbs_add_label_columns(), cbs_download_meta()


cbsodataR documentation built on Jan. 13, 2021, 7:30 p.m.