Government Budget 60% open

Bhutan

What data is expected?

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.

  • Budget per government department
  • Budget per sub-department
  • Descriptions for budget sections

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licenced No See comment: https://discuss.okfn.org/t/about-the-submission-of-bhutan/4507
In an open and machine-readable format PDF
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes Yes, data for 2016-2017 is available.
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 2
findable_steps Visit websites, visit publications and look for the report that you are interested in.
licence_url All available data are for use of public without any fees/charges.
Collected by government Yes
usability 1
collector_name Ministry of Finance and National Statistics Bureau (NSB)
characteristics Descriptions for budget sections It seems to be a sector/performance based budget, more than an administrative based.
location http://www.mof.gov.bt/publications/reports/ - Financial reports, Annual Financial Statements, Bhutan Trade Statistics, Budget Reports, National Revenue Reports, Performance Indicator Reports, http://www.nsb.gov.bt/publication/publications.php?id=4 - National Account Reports, http://www.mof.gov.bt/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Budget - Budget 2016-2017 in PDF

Meta data

Data location   http://www.mof.gov.bt/publications/reports/ - Financial reports, Annual Financial Statements, Bhutan Trade Statistics, Budget Reports, National Revenue Reports, Performance Indicator Reports
   http://www.nsb.gov.bt/publication/publications.php?id=4 - National Account Reports
   http://www.mof.gov.bt/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Budget - Budget 2016-2017 in PDF
Data licence   All available data are for use of public without any fees/charges.
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Anna Alberts
Submitters   Executive Director, BMF
Last modified   Fri Dec 30 2016 08:59:28 GMT+0000 (UTC)