Government Budget 100% open


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.
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 - in Japanese, - in English, - Published in PDF, Excell, and XML format.

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

Meta data

Data location - in Japanese - in English - Published in PDF, Excell, and XML format.
Data licence
Data format   XLS, XML
Reviewer   Anna Alberts
Submitters   Masahiko Shoji
Last modified   Mon Dec 05 2016 11:28:10 GMT+0000 (UTC)