Given a series ID, return information on the categories to which a series belongs as a tibble object.

fredr_series_categories(
  series_id,
  ...,
  realtime_start = NULL,
  realtime_end = NULL
)

Arguments

series_id

A string ID for the FRED series.

...

These dots only exist for future extensions and should be empty.

realtime_start

A Date indicating the start of the real-time period. Defaults to today's date. For more information, see Real-Time Periods.

realtime_end

A Date indicating the end of the real-time period. Defaults to today's date. For more information, see Real-Time Periods.

Value

A tibble object with information on the categories to which the series specified by series_id belongs. Data include category ID, name, parent category ID, and notes.

API Documentation

fred/series/categories

See also

Examples

if (fredr_has_key()) { # Return the categories to which the "UNRATE" series belongs fredr_series_categories(series_id = "UNRATE") }
#> # A tibble: 1 x 4 #> id name parent_id notes #> <int> <chr> <int> <chr> #> 1 32447 Unemployment… 12 The ratio of unemployed to the civilian labor f…