Where Can?

Project Info

Project Description


Provide a free market research tool for SME's on public data sets


Data Story


A SME wants to open a new gym in North Melbourne, does not have the funds to do a full market research.
WhereCan? can help the entrepreneur with a quick analysis of public data to help make data driven decisions on key aspects like the business-location-fit, competitors and potential partnerships in the area


Evidence of Work

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Team DataSets

Business Establishments with Trading Name and Industry

Description of Use: We used this dataset to provide a map of potential competitors to our users.

Data Set

GovHack ATO 2018

Description of Use: This dataset provided us with statistical information on demographics and economic activity by postcode, which we used to find available target markets for our users.

Data Set

Taxation Statistics 2014-2015

Description of Use: We used the company selected items by industry table to give us average rent, tax and wage expenses by business type. We also looked at average income.

Data Set

Taxation Statistics 2013-2014

Description of Use: We used the company selected items by industry table to give us average rent, tax and wage expenses by business type. We also looked at average income.

Data Set

Taxation Statistics 2012-2013

Description of Use: We used the company selected items by industry table to give us average rent, tax and wage expenses by business type. We also looked at average income.

Data Set

Taxation Statistics 2011-2012

Description of Use: We used the company selected items by industry table to give us average rent, tax and wage expenses by business type. We also looked at average income.

Data Set

Pedestrian Volume Monthly

Description of Use: We used this dataset to provide an estimation of foot traffic for potential businesses in Melbourne.

Data Set

Major Development Projects Monitor

Description of Use: We used this dataset to provide the location of potential or ongoing major construction, which gives our users an idea of potential disruption to their business.

Data Set

Pedestrian Sensor Locations

Description of Use: We used this dataset to provide the location of pedestrian counting sensors as referenced in the Pedestrian Volume Monthly dataset.

Data Set

Australian Post Codes

Description of Use: Masterdata

Data Set

ANZSIC Description Codes

Description of Use: Used to allow users to filter by and search for business types.

Data Set

Challenges

My Victoria: Supporting small business making big decisions

Region: Victoria

Challenge

Bounty: Tax Help Centers

Region: Australia

Challenge

Show Us The Numbers

Region: Australia

Challenge
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