Government Budget 65% open

Portugal

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 All rights reserved
In an open and machine-readable format XLS, XML mainly PDF and embedded in web pages
Downloadable at once No Not possible to access or retrieve all the info at once
Up-to-date Yes Update yearly
Publicly available Yes No registration required
Available free of charge Yes It can be downloaded on individual files, free of charge
findable 3 Finding the place where the data resides was easy, but accessing it took some time due to being necessary to use a search mechanism on the page
findable_steps googled: "orcamento estado portugal" and navigated the menus from the landing page pretty straightforward
Collected by government Yes
usability 1
collector_name DGO - Direção Geral do Orçamento Government Budget Agency
characteristics Budget per government department, Budget per sub-department Descriptions are not very detailed
location http://www.dgo.pt/politicaorcamental/Paginas/OEpagina.a - Complete budget available by search index and in .PDF format from 1959 onwards, https://www.dgo.pt/Paginas/default.aspx - main page for the Government Budget Agency, http://www.dgo.pt/politicaorcamental/Paginas/OEpagina_f - Some budget information in XML format (starting in 2016), https://online.dgo.pt/DadosCidadao/Orcamento_CG.Entrada - Data visualization of Govt. Budget (only for 2015 and 2016)
Info. should have more detailed descriptions Data formats should be human readable Some documents are missing and some search options have no documents

Meta data

Data location   http://www.dgo.pt/politicaorcamental/Paginas/OEpagina.a - Complete budget available by search index and in .PDF format from 1959 onwards
   https://www.dgo.pt/Paginas/default.aspx - main page for the Government Budget Agency
   http://www.dgo.pt/politicaorcamental/Paginas/OEpagina_f - Some budget information in XML format (starting in 2016)
   https://online.dgo.pt/DadosCidadao/Orcamento_CG.Entrada - Data visualization of Govt. Budget (only for 2015 and 2016)
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   XLS, XML
Reviewer   Anna Alberts
Submitters   Oliveirauis L
Last modified   Sat Jan 14 2017 12:15:20 GMT+0000 (UTC)