1 Data Categories

Data Categories / DC DOT

Washington, DC has established four levels of data. By default, data is considered to be open and shareable.

  • Level 0. Open (the default classification)
  • Level 1. Public, Not Proactively Released (due to potential litigation risk or administrative burden)
  • Level 2. For District Government Use (exempt from the Freedom of Information Act but not confidential and of value within the agency)
  • Level 3. Confidential (sensitive or restricted from disclosure)
  • Level 4. Restricted Confidential (unauthorized disclosure can result in major damage or injury)

Source: https://octo.dc.gov/page/district-columbia-data-policy

Read more in the chapter: 7.3.2 Data Sharing