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Dataset details

Lists out details of a particular dataset. 

Inputs 

DatasetId : Unique identifier for a dataset. 

Response

ataset details contains

Name        

Type 

Description 

dimensions

List<Dimension>

List of dimensions associated with the dataset. 
Consists of 
Key:Unique key to identify a dimension
Id: Dimension id (unique only across the dataset)
Name: Dimension name

source

DatasetSource

Data provider 
Consists of 
Id: Unique provider Id 
Name: Provider's Name 

ref

string 

Source url of dataprovider

publicationDate

date

Date on which the dataset was published 

title

string

Normalized dataset name

accessedOn

date

Date on which dataset is accessed from the source

lastUpdatedOn

date

Date on which dataset is last modified

hasGeoDimension

bool

Flag to specify whether dataset conatins any geographical dimensions

replacementDataset

string

Upgraded dataset's id

columns

List<Column>

List of dataset columns
Column consists of
Key:Unique key to identify a column
Name: Column name
Order: Order of column
Type: Type of column

type

string

Type of dataset

regionDimensionId

string

Id of the geographical dimension of the dataset

key

int

Dataset key 

id

string

Unique identifier for a dataset 

name

string

Name of the dataset 

description

string

Details on the dataset

owner

string

Owner of the dataset

Example
Get: http://knoema.com/api/1.0/meta/dataset/CDIACTACHIINDUSAA

{
   "dimensions": [
      {
         "key": 1002900,
         "id": "Location",
         "name": "Location"
      },
      {
         "key": 1002910,
         "id": "Variable",
         "name": "Variable"
      }
   ],
   "source": {
      "id": "NOAA",
      "name": "National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration"
   },
   "publicationDate": "1999-06-21T00:00:00",
   "title": "annual-temperature-anomaly-timeseries-for-china-india-and-the-united-states",
   "accessedOn": null,
   "lastUpdatedOn": "2011-05-24T13:29:09",
   "hasGeoDimension": true,
   "replacementDataset": null,
   "columns": [
      {
         "key": 1004550,
         "name": "Location",
         "order": 1,
         "type": "Location"
      },
      {
         "key": 1004560,
         "name": "Variable",
         "order": 2,
         "type": "Text"
      },
      {
         "key": 1004570,
         "name": "Definition",
         "order": 3,
         "type": "Text"
      },
      {
         "key": 1004580,
         "name": "Value",
         "order": 4,
         "type": "Number"
      },
      {
         "key": 1004590,
         "name": "Date",
         "order": 5,
         "type": "Date",
         "startDate": "2012-05-09T00:00:00Z",
         "endDate": "2012-05-09T00:00:00Z",
         "frequencies": [
            "D"
         ]
      }
   ],
   "type": "Regular",
   "regionDimensionId": "Location",
   "key": 1001600,
   "id": "CDIACTACHIINDUSAA",
   "name": "Annual Temperature Anomaly timeseries for China, India, and the United States.",
   "description": "Annual Temperature Anomaly timeseries for China, India, and the United States.",
   "owner": "Knoema"
}