National government budget at a high level. This category is looking at budgets, or the planned government expenditure for the upcoming year, and not the actual expenditure. To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • Planned budget divided by government department and sub-department
  • Updated once a year.
  • The budget should include descriptions regarding the different budget sections.

Data Location

http://data.gc.ca/data/en/dataset/a42a7598-13c3-4226-be1d-499278a5b4a4

Comments

The data for the most recent year is updated monthly. The annual budget data is avaible back to FY 2009. The data is available grouped in three ways:

  • Authorities and Expenditures by vote
  • Expenditures by Program Activity
  • Expenditures by Standard Object The data is available in Excel and xHTML formats. (No change from 2013)

Reviewer comments

Added License URL. Added comment "(No change from 2013)"

Data Availability

  • Y Openly licensed
  • Y Is the data available for free
  • Y Is the data machine readable
  • Y Available in bulk
  • Y Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis
  • Y Is data in digital form
  • Y Publicly available
  • Y Does the data exist
  • Y Is the data available online
Key:
  • Yes
  • No
  • Unsure
  • No data

Details

Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   Excel
Reviewer   James McKinney
Submitters   Mor Rubinstein
Last modified   Thu Nov 13 2014 18:21:58 GMT+0000 (UTC)