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Historical Data: 2008

Statistics on the number of federal, state, and local government civilian employees and their gross payrolls for the month of March 2008 for state and local governments and December 2008 for the Federal Government.



2008 Federal Government

    Includes data for the Federal Government


2008 State Government

    Includes data from the 50 state governments only

    Viewable DataFull-time and part-time employment and payroll data by government function

    Downloadable Data


2008 Local Government

    Includes data for all local governments (i.e., counties, municipalities, townships, special districts, and school districts)

    Viewable DataSelected data items by government function

    Downloadable DataAll data items by government function



2008 State & Local Government

    Includes data for all 50 state governments and all local governments (i.e., counties, municipalities, townships, special districts, and school districts) combined

    Viewable DataSelected data items by government function

    Downloadable DataAll data items by government function


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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Government Employment & Payroll | govs.employ@census.gov |  Last Revised: August 23, 2012