An Interface to IMF (International Monetary Fund) Data JSON API

A straightforward interface for accessing the IMF (International Monetary Fund) data JSON API, available at <>. This package offers direct access to the primary API endpoints: Dataflow, DataStructure, and CompactData. And, it provides an intuitive interface for exploring available dimensions and attributes, as well as querying individual time-series datasets. Additionally, the package implements a rate limit on API calls to reduce the chances of exceeding service limits (limited to 10 calls every 5 seconds) and encountering response errors.

Version: 0.1.6
Imports: methods, utils, stats, curl, jsonlite
Suggests: testthat (≥ 3.0.0)
Published: 2024-07-16
DOI: 10.32614/
Author: Pedro Baltazar [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Pedro Baltazar <pedrobtz at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: results


Reference manual:


Package source: imf.data_0.1.6.tar.gz
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Old sources: archive


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