Government Budget 100% open


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 Yes
In an open and machine-readable format CSV, DBF, HTML, PX, TXT, XLS
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4 I knew where it was. Otherwise it'd be easy to find it at Statistics Denmark, but nearly impossible to find the raw data download.
findable_steps Typed in the url
licence_url No explicit online license information on the raw data download
Collected by government Yes
usability 1 Very tricky to understand
collector_name Ministry of Finance
characteristics Budget per government department, Budget per sub-department, Descriptions for budget sections
location - Raw data, - Database (csv-download possible), - From Statistics Denmark

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Data location - Raw data - Database (csv-download possible) - From Statistics Denmark
Data licence
Data format   CSV, DBF, HTML, PX, TXT, XLS
Reviewer   Anna Alberts
Submitters   Niels Erik Kaaber Rasmussen
Last modified   Thu Feb 02 2017 19:19:32 GMT+0000 (UTC)