Schema for COINS database

Lisa Evans made this Freedom of Information request to Her Majesty’s Treasury

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From: Lisa Evans

Dear Her Majesty's Treasury,

I would like to request the schema for the Combined Online Information System (COINS) database as it currently exists.

I would like this schema to be in an Excel spreadsheet.

Yours faithfully,

Lisa Evans

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Her Majesty’s Treasury

Dear Ms Evans,

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Darren Creamer
Correspondence and Enquiry Unit

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Attachment foi eva.pdf
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Attachment 100111 COINS Schema for FOI 9 1049.xls
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Lisa Evans left an annotation ()

They did not have the schema as the COINS database is not relational -- it is a multidimensional database. They did give the field names in xml though.

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