Regional and local governments receive only 8.7% of the national budget

The regional and municipal autonomous governments receive less than 10% of the state budget but must face the pandemic’s resurgence this year with more significant needs and obligations, while the central level left with more than 90% of the resources. This year the country’s 337 municipalities will manage 5.7% of the entire state budget, while the country’s nine departments manage 3%.

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