Government Budget 60% open

Botswana

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
In an open and machine-readable format PDF
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes The data for 2017-2018 comes online on the first of April, the website says.
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps I google searched government budget Botswana and this source was on the first page of search results.
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name Government of Botswana Ministry of Finance and Economic Development
characteristics Budget per government department, Budget per sub-department, Descriptions for budget sections PDF
location http://www.finance.gov.bw/ - Government of Botswana Ministry of Finance and Economic Development, http://www.finance.gov.bw/index.php?option=com_content& - Overview of tables in PDFs

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Data location   http://www.finance.gov.bw/ - Government of Botswana Ministry of Finance and Economic Development
   http://www.finance.gov.bw/index.php?option=com_content& - Overview of tables in PDFs
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Anna Alberts
Submitters   Tricia Govindasamy
Last modified   Wed Jan 18 2017 20:02:51 GMT+0000 (UTC)