Government Budget 33% 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?

Data Usability Beta

The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 1

Data Location

  • - Budget Book 2012-2013
  • All answers

    Question Answer Comment
    Openly licenced No © 2017 Ministry of Finance | All rights reserved
    Downloadable at once No
    Up-to-date No The last available dataset is from 2012-2013:
    Publicly available Yes
    Available free of charge Yes
    In an open and machine-readable format PDF
    findable 2
    findable_steps Googled
    Collected by government Yes
    usability 1
    collector_name Ministry of Finance Lesotho
    collector_non_gov No evidence to provide answer.
    characteristics Budget per government department, Budget per sub-department, Descriptions for budget sections
    location - Budget Book 2012-2013 Very outdated!

    Reviewer comments

    Some data is published, but not up to date. I added the latest budget document I could find.

    Meta data

    Date the data became available   Unknown
    Format of data   Unknown
    Reviewer   Anna Alberts
    Submitters   Tricia Govindasamy
    Last modified   Mon Jan 16 2017 19:11:39 GMT+0000 (UTC)