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.
The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 3
Its just available.
|Downloadable at once||No|
|Available free of charge||Yes|
|In an open and machine-readable format||The budget for 2017 is only available in PDF, but the provision fiscal data for the years 2015 and 2016 are available in excel: http://www.mofep.gov.gh/sites/default/files/fiscal_data/PROVISIONAL%20FISCAL%20DATA%20JAN%20-%20DEC%202016.xlsx|
|findable_steps||Ministry of Finance website and searched under Financials|
|licence_url||Its just available.|
|Collected by government||Yes|
|collector_name||Ministry of Finance, Ghana|
|characteristics||Budget per government department, Budget per sub-department, Descriptions for budget sections|
|location||http://www.mofep.gov.gh/?q=fiscal-data - fiscal data under Financials , http://www.mofep.gov.gh/?q=budget-statements - this provides the budget execution reports , http://www.mofep.gov.gh/?q=budget-statements - The budget statements for 2017|
Adjusted: B5 and B8.