Government Budget 100% open

Japan

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 XLS, XML
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps I googled for the data and found the data in the first search result.
licence_url http://www.mof.go.jp/english/notice.htm
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name Ministry of Finance
characteristics Budget per government department, Budget per sub-department, Descriptions for budget sections
location http://www.mof.go.jp/budget/budger_workflow/budget/inde - in Japanese, http://www.mof.go.jp/english/budget/budget/index.html - in English, http://www.bb.mof.go.jp/hdocs/bxss010bh28.html - Published in PDF, Excell, and XML format.

Checked with google translate and as far as I can see correct.

Meta data

Data location   http://www.mof.go.jp/budget/budger_workflow/budget/inde - in Japanese
   http://www.mof.go.jp/english/budget/budget/index.html - in English
   http://www.bb.mof.go.jp/hdocs/bxss010bh28.html - Published in PDF, Excell, and XML format.
Data licence   http://www.mof.go.jp/english/notice.htm
Data format   XLS, XML
Reviewer   Anna Alberts
Submitters   Masahiko Shoji
Last modified   Mon Dec 05 2016 11:28:10 GMT+0000 (UTC)