Scottish Government Draft Budget

The Scottish Budget outlines how much money has been allocated to the Scottish Government and its associated departments and agencies, such as health boards or local authorities. You can use this tool to explore the proposed budget for . It lets you see how the budget has been allocated at different levels, for example by portfolio or at level 4, the most detailed level. It also allows you to compare this year’s proposed allocations to the previous year in both cash and real terms as a percentage change.

Further information is available in the following FSU Briefings:
Guide to the Scottish Budget – Subject Profile
Public Finance: A glossary of terms

About the Visualisation

This tool is based on Bright Point’s visualisation of the 2013 US Federal Budget which was built using the D3 JavaScript library. The data used has been provided by the Scottish Government under the Open Government Licence (OGL) and is available on the Scottish Government Budget page on the Parliament's website.

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