Government Budget 45% open

Puerto Rico

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 No open data license. Terms of use of portal here: http://www2.pr.gov/Pages/NormasdeUso.aspx
In an open and machine-readable format
Downloadable at once No
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps Readily available searching on Google. Comment reviewer: I found it really hard to find and almost by surprise I came to this website with the current approved budget numbers: http://www2.pr.gov/presupuestos/PresupuestoAprobado2016-2017/Pages/default.aspx
Collected by government Yes Government spending at a detailed transactional level is not available.
usability 1
collector_name Oficina de Gerencia y Presupuesto - Office of Management and Budget
collector_non_gov The agency in charge of the governmental budget, the Office of Management and Budget, does not provide information at the level of individual transactions. An initiative of the Puerto Rico Institute of Statistics, the webpage , http://www.transparenciafinanciera.pr is attempting to do this.
characteristics Budget per government department
location http://www2.pr.gov/presupuestos/PresupuestoAprobado2016 - Current Budget per agency, http://www2.pr.gov/presupuestos/PresupuestoAprobado2016 -

Changed the answers extensively: changed B2 and filled in based on data found here: http://www2.pr.gov/presupuestos/PresupuestoAprobado2016-2017/Pages/default.aspx

Meta data

Data location   http://www2.pr.gov/presupuestos/PresupuestoAprobado2016 - Current Budget per agency
http://www2.pr.gov/presupuestos/PresupuestoAprobado2016
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Anna Alberts
Submitters   Jacobo Orenstein
Last modified   Tue Dec 13 2016 17:26:31 GMT+0000 (UTC)