EasyData Time Series Tool

Find, View & Download a Single Time Series

EasyData tutorial: How to find, apply calculations and download a time series

The above video explains step-by-step how to find a time series, view the chart and historical data points, apply a simple calculation (e.g. % change) and download the data points to Excel.

For more detail follow the below instructions.

  1. Find a Time Series
  2. View a Time Series
  3. Download a Time Series

1. Find a Time Series

The home screen is the starting point for finding time series data. Click on All data sets at any time to return to the home page.

There are various methods available to find time series:

  1. Browse data sets — All the data sets in a subscription are listed on the left hand side of the home screen.
  2. Search — Search for keywords or phrases across all data sets.
  3. Browse selections — Selections of time series previously saved by you and your colleagues are listed on the right-hand side of the home screen.

2. View a Time Series

Once you have browsed a data set, searched for a keyword or clicked on a selection, you may view an individual time series page by clicking on the name of a time series.

View a time series

The Time Series Page

Each time series page displays all the information about the individual time series. For each time series you will see basic information, a chart and a table with all the data points and when applicable some additional important information pertaining to the time series.

Time series detail view

Tips

  1. Perform calculations on any time series by clicking on the 'Calculate' button on the top right-hand-side of the time series page. Calculations include frequency changes and percentage changes.
  2. Find any data point quickly in a time series table by using the filter.

3. Download a Time Series

Each time series page has a 'Download' button. Click the button to download the times series in Excel and other formats.