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
|Downloadable at once||No|
|Available free of charge||Yes|
|In an open and machine-readable format||CSV|
|findable_steps||Go to Hong Kong Government Website and search budget|
|Collected by government||Yes|
|collector_name||Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau|
|characteristics||Budget per government department, Budget per sub-department, Descriptions for budget sections|
|location||http://www.budget.gov.hk/2016/eng/estimates1.html - Estimates for the year ending 31 March 2017, http://www.budget.gov.hk/2016/eng/estimates.html - Estimates for all chapters in PDF|
Reviewer: I changed question B5, because on the indicated page I could only download the different files one-by-one.