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R and APIs - Statistics Denmark

R and APIs - Statistics Denmark In-Person

APIs provide access to a multitude of information.

In this course we cover how to extract data though APIs using the Statistics Denmark API as an example.

The course material can be found on this website. Please make sure that you have followed the under "Setup" to install R and RStudio as well as some additional packages.

The course requires some previous knowledge of R. We will assume that you are familiar with:

  • Navigating in RStudio, and how to interact with R
  • Datatypes, variables and objects
  • Simple arithmetic and logical operations on data
  • Working with functions - and how to write a very simple function ourself
  • Import data into R
  • Summary statistics 
  • Manipulating data frames

These topics are covered in the course R for Absolute Beginners - The Social Science Version, offerered on September 22nd and October 26th

10:00 - 12:30
Time Zone:
Central European Time (change)
KUB Datalab - Samf
SAMF: Det Samfundsvidenskabelige Fakultetsbibliotek, Gothersgade 140, 1123 København K
  Datalab     English     Harvesting  

Registration is required. There are 15 seats available.

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Christian Knudsen



Københavns Universitetsbibliote, KUB Datalab