Government Budget 60% 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 No © Copyright Ministry of Finance Malaysia.
In an open and machine-readable format PDF
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes Data is up-to-date but previous uploads for previous years are no longer available publicly online. Example: when budget 2017 is already tabled in the parliament, the previous budgets are removed from the Budget webpage and replaced with only budget 2017.
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 2
findable_steps I googled Ministry of Finance Malaysia and look into the website. Search for the word "Budget".
Collected by government Yes
usability 1
collector_name Ministry of Finance
characteristics Budget per government department, Descriptions for budget sections
location - 2017 Estimated Federal Expenditure

Meta data

Data location - 2017 Estimated Federal Expenditure
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Anna Alberts
Submitters   Hazwany Jamaluddin
Last modified   Fri Nov 25 2016 04:53:36 GMT+0000 (UTC)