On Thursday 25 March 2021, 16 central UK Government departments published their 2019-20 grants data in the 360Giving Data Standard, and updated data about their 2017-18 grants.
The new data covers 52,682 general grants that were active in 2019-20 worth a total of £31.8bn awarded to 22,140 recipients.
At the same time, data for active grants during the 2017-18 period, which were originally published in November 2018, have been republished with changes to make the data valid 360Giving data. These changes allow 23,093 grants awarded by 15 central government departments, worth a total of £10.8bn, to be included in the 360Giving dataset.
This now brings the number of grants published by the UK government to over 122,000, worth a total of £77 billion. This data is now available to explore - see link for full article.