ech: Downloading and Processing Microdata from ECH-INE (Uruguay)

A consistent tool for downloading ECH data, processing them and generating new indicators: poverty, education, employment, etc. All data are downloaded from the official site of the National Institute of Statistics at <>.

Version: 0.1.3
Depends: R (≥ 3.5.0)
Imports: assertthat, curl, dplyr (≥ 1.0.0), fs, geouy, glue, haven (≥ 2.3.0), janitor, labelled, laeken, rlang, srvyr (≥ 0.4.0), statar, stringr, survey, tidyr, utils
Suggests: knitr, rmarkdown, testthat (≥ 2.1.0)
Published: 2023-05-11
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.ech
Author: Gabriela Mathieu ORCID iD [aut, cre, cph], Richard Detomasi ORCID iD [aut], Tati Micheletti ORCID iD [ctb], Instituto Nacional de Estadistica, Uruguay (INE) [dtc]
Maintainer: Gabriela Mathieu <calcita at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: no
SystemRequirements: 'unrar' (Linux/macOS) or '7-Zip' (Windows) to work with '.rar' files, GDAL (>= 3.0.2), GEOS (>= 3.8.0), PROJ (>= 6.2.1)
Citation: ech citation info
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: ech results


Reference manual: ech.pdf
Vignettes: Cálculo de variables educativas y estimación de indicadores
Ejemplo de uso del paquete 'ech'
Estimación de ingresos
Medición de la pobreza


Package source: ech_0.1.3.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): ech_0.1.3.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): ech_0.1.3.tgz, r-release (x86_64): ech_0.1.3.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): ech_0.1.3.tgz
Old sources: ech archive


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