US Federal Government Spending:

22.48% of GDP for Q2 2015
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US Federal Government Spending is at 22.48%, compared to 22.30% last quarter and 22.50% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 20.09%.

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June 30, 2015 22.48%
March 31, 2015 22.30%
Dec. 31, 2014 22.27%
Sept. 30, 2014 22.51%
June 30, 2014 22.50%
March 31, 2014 22.58%
Dec. 31, 2013 22.34%
Sept. 30, 2013 22.68%
June 30, 2013 22.87%
March 31, 2013 22.91%
Dec. 31, 2012 23.55%
Sept. 30, 2012 23.22%
June 30, 2012 23.45%
March 31, 2012 23.61%
Dec. 31, 2011 23.95%
Sept. 30, 2011 24.36%
June 30, 2011 25.16%
March 31, 2011 24.96%
Dec. 31, 2010 25.08%
Sept. 30, 2010 25.24%
June 30, 2010 25.22%
March 31, 2010 25.28%
Dec. 31, 2009 24.51%
Sept. 30, 2009 24.76%
June 30, 2009 24.79%
   
March 31, 2009 22.58%
Dec. 31, 2008 21.64%
Sept. 30, 2008 21.35%
June 30, 2008 21.54%
March 31, 2008 20.74%
Dec. 31, 2007 20.25%
Sept. 30, 2007 20.21%
June 30, 2007 20.25%
March 31, 2007 20.16%
Dec. 31, 2006 19.68%
Sept. 30, 2006 20.06%
June 30, 2006 19.98%
March 31, 2006 19.94%
Dec. 31, 2005 19.91%
Sept. 30, 2005 19.84%
June 30, 2005 19.86%
March 31, 2005 19.91%
Dec. 31, 2004 19.64%
Sept. 30, 2004 19.65%
June 30, 2004 19.71%
March 31, 2004 19.92%
Dec. 31, 2003 19.79%
Sept. 30, 2003 19.85%
June 30, 2003 20.30%
March 31, 2003 19.76%

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US Federal Government Spending Summary

  • Last Value: 22.48%
  • Latest Period: Jun 2015
  • Updated: Jul 30, 2015, 09:10 EDT
  • Next Release:
  • Frequency: Quarterly
  • Unit: Percent of GDP
  • Adjustment: N/A
  • Value Previously: 22.30%
  • Change From Previous: 0.83%
  • Value One Year Ago: 22.50%
  • Change From One Year Ago: -0.08%
  • First Period: Mar 1947
  • First Value: 16.70%

US Federal Government Spending Excel Add-In Codes

  • Indicator Code: I:USFGSGDP
  • Indicator Name: =YCI("I:USFGSGDP","name")
  • Latest Value: =YCP("I:USFGSGDP")
  • Last 5 Values: =YCS("I:USFGSGDP",,-4)

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