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): 3
|Downloadable at once||No|
|Available free of charge||Yes|
|In an open and machine-readable format||CSV, XLS||Also pdf with some other information|
|findable_steps||Went to the archive of last administration and there is a direct link in the whitehouse page.|
|Collected by government||Yes|
|collector_name||White House Official Budget|
|characteristics||Budget per government department, Budget per sub-department, Descriptions for budget sections|
|location||https://obamawhitehouse.archives.gov/omb/budget/Overvie - Budget overview with documents, https://obamawhitehouse.archives.gov/omb/budget/Supplem - Tables of budget as suplemental materials|
Comment reviewer: there is also an interactive website: https://obamawhitehouse.archives.gov/interactive-budget but unfortunately the github link for downloading all the underlying data and code is broken. Also the 2017 budget seems only available in PDF.