Using R in/for Governments
Recently British government (by Office of National Statistics: ONS) just published their version of R manual for analysis of the government survey. The links to PDF and MS word versions of the manual including the R syntax are as below.
Note: The R syntax link is not working now. I am contacting the ONS, hope they will fix it soon.
|The R Guide to ESDS Large-Scale Government Surveys
For the US governemnt, there is an emerging awareness and recognition of the power of R in their Big Data Initiative. David Smith (Revolution Analytics) has summarised the application of R in the US governemnt in his post here.