The Delhi government has been on the forefront of driving the discourse on using evidence to inform policymaking. The relevance and importance of linking budgetary outlays with outcomes has been well established for effective governance. Delhi’s Outcome Budget is a major reform aimed at bringing accountability and transparency in the use of public money. This is a rare instance in the country, that the government made a suo-motu disclosure across 2000+ data points of its performance.
Sector-wise Outcome Budget Indicators for 2019-20
Outcome Budget 2019-20 of GNCTD covers 80% of the budget outlay across all major departments (38), 8 major sectors and agencies, and contains indicators: 2220 Output indicators, and 1549 Outcome indicators