This is the reference page for the XML element country-budget-items. See also the relevant overview page: Budgets


This item encodes the alignment of activities with both the functional and administrative classifications used in the recipient country’s Chart of Accounts. This applies to both on- and off-budget activities.


This element must occur no more than once (within each parent element).



An IATI code for the common functional classification or country system (This allows for common codes, country-specific, or any other classification agreed between countries and donors).

This attribute is required.

This value must be of type xsd:string.

This value must be on the BudgetIdentifierVocabulary codelist.

Example Usage

Example country-budget-items for an iati-activity.

This element is a parent for other child elements.
The @vocabulary attribute declares a valid code (2) from the BudgetIdentifierVocabulary codelist.
<country-budget-items vocabulary="2">

Full example with all child elements:

<country-budget-items vocabulary="2">
        <budget-item code="1.1.1">
                        <narrative>Description text</narrative>



This is a new element, introduced in version 1.03 of the standard.

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Last updated on 2018-02-19