Restaurant Inspections 78% open

Prince George's County, MD

What data is expected?

Outcomes of food safety inspections of restaurants and other similar providers of food to the public. This dataset helps protect public health by informing consumers about possible food safety concerns. (More info)

  • Date
  • Address
  • Establishment name
  • Outcome (pass/fail, letter grade, score, etc.)
  • Violations found (for places with violations)

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licensed No The license for this dataset is unspecified - No license stated in terms of service of the PG county website either for the open data portal.
Available in bulk Yes
Up-to-date Yes Updated Daily as stated on Socrata page
Available free online Yes
Available free of charge Yes
In an open format CSV, JSON, RDF, TSV, XML Formats available from Socrata
findable 4
findable_steps Googled PG Open Data and followed links to Socrata linking to inspections
Collected by government Yes
usability 2 The data is not clean and ready to ingest without cleaning for consistent formats. Category field is inconsistently applied for same entity ID. Owner field has variations of Uppercase representation and lowercase.
collector_name Prince George’s County Health Department and OIT DataWarehouse The Prince George's Open Data Socrata portal Food Inspection page stated the Prince George's County
characteristics Date, Address, Establishment name, Outcome (pass/fail, letter grade, score, etc.), Violations found (for places with violations) Food From Approved Source Food Protected from Contamination Ill Workers Restricted Proper Hand Washing Cooling Time and Temperature Cold Holding Temperature Hot Holding Temperature Cooking Time and Temperature Reheating Time and Temperature Hot and Cold Running Water Provided Proper Sewage Disposal No Bare Hand Contact Adequate Hand Washing Facilities Rodent and Insects Food Contact Surfaces and Equipment
location - Socrata Food Inspection , - Socrata Food Inspection Data View
This is dirty data and needs cleaning.

Meta data

Data location - Socrata Food Inspection - Socrata Food Inspection Data View
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   CSV, JSON, RDF, TSV, XML
Reviewer   Jonathan Brier
Submitters   Jonathan Brier
Last modified   Sat Mar 03 2018 20:20:16 GMT+0000 (UTC)