Records of actual (past) national government spending at a detailed transactional level. Data must display ongoing expenditure, including transactions and subsidies. A database of contracts awarded or similar will not be considered sufficient. Open spending data shows whether public money is efficiently and effectively used. It helps to understand spending patterns, and to display corruption, misuse, and waste. We recommend that you consult our methodology section for more information.
|In an open and machine-readable format|
|Collected by government||No||There is no clear indication if the government spending data is either collected by the Ministry of Finance or the Office of Statistics.|
Statistics about spending, on central government and municipal level, are published here: http://pxnet2.stat.fi/PXWeb/pxweb/fi/StatFin/ http://pxnet2.stat.fi/PXWeb/pxweb/fi/Kuntien_talous_ja_toiminta This information is available through an XML-based API. The data does however not contain information about individual transactions.