Our data is delivered in one of the standard formats shown below.
The standard formats allow automatic format conversion by appending a format parameter to the request:
?format=json for example.
Note that errors are both reported within the response as well as in the HTTP header with the appropriate HTTP status codes. (200 is ok, 4xx is a client problem, 5xx a server problem.)
Default encoding is UTF-8.
Default timezones for all dates and times is UTC+0.
If you need help handling the output, don't hesitate to contact us for technical support.
HTML is the default output format. It shows all data with optional metadata in tabular form. Hover over values to see the metadata.
All data and optional metadata is encoded in XML format.
All data (withouth metadata) is outputted as CSV.
Values are separated by
;, surrounded by
" and using
\ as escape character.
All data and optional metadata is serialized in the YAML format.
See yaml.org for specifications and interpretation libraries.
Some data can be returned as simple text, without any metadata.