National government budget at a high level, that is the planned government expenditure for the upcoming year, and not the actual expenditure. Open budget data allows for well-informed publics: showing where money is spent on, how public funds develop over time, and why certain activities are funded. We recommend that you consult our methodology section for more information.
The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 3
CSV, JSON, XLS
|Downloadable at once||Yes|
|Up-to-date||Yes||Data is released as soon as practicable to release of the budget - usually on the same day.|
|Available free of charge||Yes|
|In an open and machine-readable format||CSV, JSON, XLS||The machine-readable Portfolio Budget Statement Line Items dataset is API-enabled inside CKAN to enable visualistion. http://data.gov.au/dataset/budget-2016-17-tables-and-data/resource/bd6a09a3-7687-4cc2-ae61-d03c5d03c594|
|findable_steps||google search for open budget data|
|licence_url||http://data.gov.au/dataset/budget-2016-17-tables-and-da||Data is released under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia licence|
|Collected by government||Yes|
|collector_name||Department of Finance|
|characteristics||Budget per government department, Budget per sub-department, Descriptions for budget sections|
|location||http://data.gov.au/dataset/budget-2016-17-tables-and-da - Budget 2016-17: Portfolio Budget Statements - Tables and Data, http://data.gov.au/dataset/budget-2016-17-tables-and-da - Machine Readable Portfolio Line Items Dataset, http://data.gov.au/dataset/2015-16-paes - Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements|
In addition to the annual budget, mid-year and additional estimates data is also made available.
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