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fingertipsR 1.0.12 (2023-17-11)

  • Automatically detects proxy settings in each function.

fingertipsR 1.0.11 (2023-09-11)

  • Provision of ability to turn off automatic proxy settings using internet explorer’s settings using proxy_settings argument
  • bug fix to allow rank = TRUE when multiple ProfileIDs and IndicatorIDs passed to fingertips_data()
  • get_fingertips_api() exported from package
  • bug fix so indicator_update_information() works when an indicator is included without any update dates
  • changed package maintainer

fingertipsR 1.0.10 (2023-01-30)

  • Bug fixed where character field has entirely missing values it defaulted to NA instead of “”
  • Bug fix to allow indicator_update_information() to accept a long vector of IndicatorID

fingertipsR 1.0.9 (2022-06-09)

  • Bug fixes for indicators() function where many groups exist
  • Fixed bug around class of the new Time period range field; now ensured to be a character field
  • included indicator_update_information() to provide users with details of when the indicator was last updated (available from 7th June 2022)
  • updated installation instructions in README

fingertipsR 1.0.8 (2022-01-06)

fingertipsR 1.0.7 (2021-07-15)

  • No change to previous version

fingertipsR 1.0.6 (2021-05-17)

  • fixed warning message for multiple IndicatorIDs passed to indicator_metadata()
  • fixed bug in indicator_metadata(IndicatorID = “All”) - thanks Luke Bradley for pointing it out
  • indicator_metadata now includes Impact of COVID19 field

fingertipsR 1.0.5 (2020-09-16)

CRAN release: 2020-09-16

fingertipsR 1.0.4 (2020-06-06)

CRAN release: 2020-06-06

  • no change for users

fingertipsR 1.0.3 (2020-04-16)

CRAN release: 2020-04-16

  • fixed fingertips_data() bug introduced in 1.0.2 where multiple IndicatorIDs and ProfileIDs are provided

fingertipsR 1.0.2 (2020-02-09)

CRAN release: 2020-02-09

fingertipsR 1.0.1 (2020-01-28)

CRAN release: 2020-01-28

  • Improved flexibility of deprivation_decile() so new deprivation data can be drawn from website without being added to the package
  • url_only argument added to fingertips_data() function, allowing user to retrieve the API url(s) used to download their data

fingertipsR 1.0.0 (2020-01-08)

CRAN release: 2020-01-07

fingertipsR 0.2.9 (2019-09-25)

CRAN release: 2019-09-25

  • fixed issue caused by v0.2.8 for users behind organisational firewall

fingertipsR 0.2.8 (2019-09-09)

CRAN release: 2019-09-09

  • functions will provide informative message when they fail because of no response from the API

fingertipsR 0.2.7 (2019-07-18)

CRAN release: 2019-07-18

  • Added option for AreaTypeID = "All" in fingertips_data()
  • Added ProfileID argument to area_types() function
  • category_types() returns field called CategoryType which is joinable to fingertips_data() output when categorytype = TRUE
  • Added a retry function to handle occasions when the API times out when it shouldn’t

fingertipsR 0.2.6 (2019-06-07)

CRAN release: 2019-06-07

fingertipsR 0.2.4 (2019-05-19)

CRAN release: 2019-05-19

  • no changes from a user perspective to previous versions

fingertipsR 0.2.3 (2019-05-14)

CRAN release: 2019-05-14

  • no changes from a user perspective to previous versions

fingertipsR 0.2.2 (2019-04-08)

CRAN release: 2019-04-08

  • no changes from a user perspective to previous versions

fingertipsR 0.2.1 (2019-03-07)

CRAN release: 2019-03-07

  • deprivation_decile() for AreaTypeID = 7 (General Practice) now only contains 2015 deprivation deciles. 2010 to 2012 have been removed

  • bug fix around entering vectors of IndicatorIDs and ProfileIDs into fingertips_data() function

fingertipsR 0.2.0 (2018-11-12)

CRAN release: 2018-11-12

fingertipsR 0.1.9 (2018-08-31)

CRAN release: 2018-08-31

fingertipsR 0.1.8 (2018-07-05)

CRAN release: 2018-07-05

  • fingertips_data function adapted for “New data” field in API

fingertipsR 0.1.7 (27/05/2018)

CRAN release: 2018-05-25

  • nearest_neighbours() modified to include measure parameter - so user can get 15 CIPFA nn for upper tier local authorities

  • data retrieval functions now use local proxy settings

fingertipsR 0.1.6 (03/05/2018)

CRAN release: 2018-05-14

  • nearest_neighbours() function added

  • indicator_order() function added

fingertipsR 0.1.5 (06/02/2018)

CRAN release: 2018-02-05

  • corrected fingertips_stats to give accurate stats

fingertipsR 0.1.4 (03/02/2018)

CRAN release: 2018-02-02

  • modifications to the fingertipsR paper

  • badges added to README

  • package approved by ropensci

  • fingertips_stats function added to give high level statistics of indicators in Fingertips

  • indicator_areatypes now links to API rather than built in dataset

  • indicators_unique function provides unique table of indicators

fingertipsR 0.1.3 (5/10/2017)

CRAN release: 2017-10-05

  • API structure updated to include 99.8 and 95 confidence intervals. Reflected in the outputs of fingertips_data. NOTE earlier versions of the package will not work anymore because of the underlying change in the API structure

fingertipsR 0.1.2 (27/9/2017)

CRAN release: 2017-09-27

  • fixed issue with rank and some fingertips_data queries

  • removed dependency on tidyjson as a result of its removal from CRAN

fingertipsR 0.1.1 (7/9/2017)

CRAN release: 2017-09-07

  • select_indicators() allows user to point and click to select indicators

  • stringsAsFactors parameter available in fingertips_data()

  • automatically filter for CategoryType = FALSE in fingertips_data() - this can be set to TRUE if needed

  • rank of area and polarity of indicator returned from fingertips_data() where rank = TRUE (polarity can also be found in indicator_metadata())

  • fingertips_redred highlights which areas are statistically different to comparator and trending in the wrong direction

  • category_types() lookup function to support ordering where categories exist (eg, deprivation decile)

  • areatypes_by_indicators() to help users determine which indicators are available for each area type (and vice versa)

  • A new vignette demonstrating how some of the new functions can be used

fingertipsR version 0.1.0 (17/6/2017)

CRAN release: 2017-06-17

This package allows the user to retrieve tables of:

  • indicators, domains and profiles and their relationships to each other
  • data related to indicators for geographies where the data are already available on the Fingertips website
  • indicator metadata
  • deprivation data for geographies that are available on the Fingertips website