Government Budget 45% open

Trinidad and Tobago

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
In an open and machine-readable format
Downloadable at once No
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 2
findable_steps Googled "Expenditures for the Fiscal Year 2017" knew the search term from last year's index.
Collected by government Yes
usability 1
collector_name Ministry of Finance
characteristics Budget per government department, Budget per sub-department, Descriptions for budget sections
location http://www.finance.gov.tt/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Es - Contains Estimates of the Expenditures for the Fiscal Year 2017, http://www.finance.gov.tt/category/final-estimates/ - Planned revenue and expenditures are available here
The budget is available in separate files for planned revenue and planned expenditure (pdf). No terms of use or licenses could be found that would indicate whether data is usable openly.

Meta data

Data location   http://www.finance.gov.tt/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Es - Contains Estimates of the Expenditures for the Fiscal Year 2017
   http://www.finance.gov.tt/category/final-estimates/ - Planned revenue and expenditures are available here
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
Submitters   Danny Lämmerhirt
Last modified   Fri Mar 31 2017 17:01:29 GMT+0000 (UTC)