Government Budget 100% open

Denmark

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 http://www.dst.dk/en/OmDS/omweb.aspx 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 http://www.oes-cs.dk/bevillingslove/data.html - Raw data, www.oes-cs.dk/olapdatabase/finanslov/index.cgi - Database (csv-download possible), http://statistikbanken.dk/statbank5a/SelectVarVal/Defin - From Statistics Denmark

Even more dataformats are available here: http://statistikbanken.dk/statbank5a/SelectVarVal/saveselections.asp

Meta data

Data location   http://www.oes-cs.dk/bevillingslove/data.html - Raw data
   www.oes-cs.dk/olapdatabase/finanslov/index.cgi - Database (csv-download possible)
   http://statistikbanken.dk/statbank5a/SelectVarVal/Defin - From Statistics Denmark
Data licence   http://www.dst.dk/en/OmDS/omweb.aspx
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)