Key Ministry Budget Allocations 2016-2017

budget allocations 2016-2017

According to this graphic prepared by the Gleaner, key ministry budget allocations for 2016-2017 are as follows:

Justice

  • The 2016-2017 budgetary allocation for Justice is $5.9 billion
  • This is a 3% decrease, that is, $200 million less than the $6.1 billion allocation in 2015-2016
  • The budgetary allocations for Justice over the last seven years:

justice budget 2010-2016

 

Finance

  • The 2016-2017 budgetary allocation for Finance is $205.3 billion
  • This is a 15% increase, that is, $27.3 billion more than the $178 billion allocation in 2015-2016
  • The budgetary allocations for Finance over the last seven years:

finance budget 2010-2016

 

Health

  • The 2016-2017 budgetary allocation for the fiscal year is $52.9 billion.
  • This is a 3% increase, with $1.6 billion more allocated in comparison to the 2015-2016 budget of $51.3 billion
  • The budgetary allocations for Health over the last seven years:

health budget 2010-2016

 

National Security

  • The 2016-2017 budgetary allocation for National Security is $55.7 billion
  • This is a 3% increase, at $1.4 billion more than the 2015-2016  allocation of $54.3 billion
  • The budgetary allocations for National Security over the last seven years:

national security budget 2010-2016

 

Education

  • The 2016-2017 budgetary allocation for Education is $90.5 billion
  • This is a 9% increase, with $7.2 billion more than the $83.3 billion allocation in 2015-2016
  • The budgetary allocations for Education over the last seven years:

education budget 2010-2016