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“You” (or “Your”) shall mean an individual or Legal Entity exercising permissions granted by this License.

“Software” shall mean the StatSilk group of software, including StatPlanet, StatPlanet Cloud, StatTrends and StatWorld.

“Non-profit Entity” shall mean any individual, education institution (including schools, colleges, universities), charity or non-profit organization which is not operating for profit or monetary gain.

“Commercial Entity” shall mean any individual or organization which operates for profit or monetary gain.

“StatPlanet Plus” is the former name of the advanced version of the free StatPlanet mapping and visualization software.

"Developer" shall mean the person who manages and inputs the data, the customization settings which are set in the data and settings files, and the maps. The developer may also use the software for testing purposes. The developer is generally the person working with the StatPlanet Data Editor, although other tools may also be used (such as editing the data and settings files directly in Excel).

"User" shall mean the person who uses the software for its intended purpose, such as for analyzing and monitoring data. The developer can be considered a user, if the developer also uses the software for purposes other than for managing and testing the software as described above.


2.1. StatPlanet, StatPlanet Cloud and StatTrends have restrictions on use and distribution. StatPlanet Cloud and the web version of StatPlanet require a license for use by both Commercial and Non-profit Entities, and may only be used on the web-domain(s) to which it is licensed. The desktop versions of ​StatPlanet and StatTrends may be freely used, publicly displayed, publicly performed, and copied and distributed through any website or media without permission by Non-profit Entities, subject to 2.3 below.

2.2. The desktop versions of StatPlanet and StatTrends requires a license to be used by Commercial Entities, and may only be used by the Commercial Entity and/or employees of the Commercial Entity which purchased the license, as follows:

2.2.1. A single commercial license for the desktop version can be used by up to three concurrent Developers or Users.
2.2.2. The software can be used on up to three computers concurrently.
2.2.3. The software can be transferred from one computer to another without restriction, as long as the number of computers it is used on does not exceed the number indicated in 2.2.2. above.
2.2.4. If the software is transferred to a new computer, it needs to be removed from the computer on which it is no longer being used (the files can be deleted directly rather uninstalled, as there are no files associated with the software other than those in the main software directory).
2.2.5. The software may not be distributed to, or used, by customers or clients of the Commercial Entity which purchased the software. It may only be presented to customers or clients by employees of the Commercial Entity which purchased the license.

2.3. The rights and restrictions described in 2.2 above do not apply for organizations meeting the non-profit eligibility criteria. Organizations which meet the non-profit eligibility criteria may freely use, publicly display and publicly perform the desktop versions of StatPlanet and StatTrends.

2.4. You may not: (a) reverse engineer, modify, adapt, decompile or disassemble the Software, except and only to the extent that applicable law expressly permits, despite this limitation; (b) sell or lease the Software; (c) remove, obscure or alter any product identification or copyright notices on the Software.


This Software is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. You do not acquire any rights, express or implied, in the Software other than those specified in this License.


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In no event and under no legal theory, whether in tort (including negligence), contract, or otherwise, unless required by applicable law (such as deliberate and grossly negligent acts), shall the Licensor be liable to You for damages, including any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages of any character arising as a result of this License or out of the use or inability to use the Software (including but not limited to damages for loss of goodwill, work stoppage, computer failure or malfunction, or any and all other commercial damages or losses), even if the Licensor has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

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Attribution for StatPlanet Cloud and derivatives:

StatSilk (2016). StatPlanet Cloud: Interactive Data Visualization and Mapping Software. http://www.statsilk.com

Attribution for StatPlanet and derivatives:

StatSilk (2016). StatPlanet: Interactive Data Visualization and Mapping Software. http://www.statsilk.com

Attribution for StatWorld and derivatives:

StatSilk (2016). StatWorld: Interactive Maps of World Stats. http://www.statsilk.com

Attribution for StatTrends and derivatives:

StatSilk (2016). StatTrends: Interactive Data Visualization Software. http://www.statsilk.com