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): 1
|Openly licenced||No||Copyright © 2017 Ministry of Finance. All Rights Reserved. Developed by StarMedia Malawi.|
|Downloadable at once||Yes|
|Available free of charge||Yes|
|In an open and machine-readable format|
|findable_steps||I google searched Government Budget Malawi and found this source on the first page of search results.||Comment Reviewer: I tried following these steps but to no avail. The 2017 Budget documents on the front page were merely the budget speech ad the financial statement|
|Collected by government||Yes|
|collector_name||Republic of Malawi The Ministry of Finance, Economic Planning & Development|
|characteristics||Budget per government department, Budget per sub-department, Descriptions for budget sections|
|location||http://www.finance.gov.mw/ - The Ministry of Finance, Economic Planning & Development , http://www.finance.gov.mw/index.php/documents/doc_downl - Draft Program Based Budget 2016 -2017|
Added another document: namely the draft budget 2016-2017. Hence, not the full approved budget. Therefore, I have indicated that the data is not up to date (only a previous draft of the budget available).