COVID-19 information in South Australia

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is an unprecedented and challenging situation for our state and it is important to keep informed. The South Australian government website, SA.GOV.AU, provides accurate and trusted government information about COVID-19.

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Can you find South Australia’s next big mineral deposit?

Innovators, geologists, data scientists and anyone else is invited to interrogate world-class open datasets to uncover new mineral deposits in South Australia. The ExploreSA Gawler Challenge will run from 2 March to 31 July 2020, with $250,000 in prizes.

Visit the website to register for the competition.

Top 100 baby names for 2019

The highly anticipated 2019 Baby Name dataset has been released, revealing the top 100 baby names in South Australia for last year. For the 7th consecutive year, South Australians have had the same favourite female and male name. Find out what they are!

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Open Data transfers to the Office for Data Analytics

Responsibility for managing Data.SA transferred to the Office for Data Analytics (ODA) on 11th May Monday 2020. ODA is currently reviewing the Open Data program. Please note responses to emails and requests will be slower than normal during this period.

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Road Crash Analysis using Folium in Python

Academic Research Assistant and Developer at the University of South Australia, Niki Patel has created a visualisation in Python using open data from Data.SA using road crash and suburb geolocation data. You can see Niki's visualisation here https://medium.com/@patelniki324/road-crash-analysis-using-folium-in-python-b4c9a97ca2a5

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