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Data on governments cover every level of government and subjects ranging from property taxes to prosecutions, from long-term debt to liquor monopolies. Federal, State, and local government officials in administration, fiscal planning, and other areas, use governments data widely.

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More Government Reports

Summary Briefs

G14-QSPP1 - Summary of the Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions for 2014:Q1
G14-QTAX1 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue for 2014:Q1

G13-ASPP-ST - Public Pensions: State-Administered Defined Benefit Data Summary Report 2013
G13-STC - 2013 Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections
G13-QSPP4 - Summary of the Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions for 2013:Q4
G13-QTAX3 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue for 2013:Q3
G13-QTAX4 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue for 2013:Q4
G13-QSPP3 - Summary of the Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions for 2013:Q3
G13-QTAX2 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue for 2013:Q2
G13-QSPP2 - Summary of the Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions for 2013: Q2
G13-QSPP1 - Summary of the Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions for 2013: Q1
G13-QTAX1 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue for 2013: Q1

G12-CG-ASPEF - Public Education Finances: 2012 [8.13 MB]
G12-CG-SPP-SL - Public Pensions: State- and Locally-Administered Defined Benefit Data Summary Report: 2012
G12-CG-ASFIN - State Government Finances Summary Report: 2012
G12-CG-EMP - 2012 Census of Governments: Employment Summary Report
G12-CG-ISD - Individual State Descriptions: 2012
G12-CG-ORG - Government Organization Summary Report: 2012
G12-CG-SPP-ST - Public Pensions: State-Administered Defined Benefit Data Summary Report: 2012
G12-CG-STC - State Government Tax Collections Summary Report: 2012
G12-QSPP4 - Summary of the Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions for 2012: Q4
G12-QTAX4 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue (2012 Quarter 4)
G12-QSPP3 - Summary of the Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions for 2012: Q3
G12-QTAX3 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue (2012 Quarter 3)
G12-QSPP2 - Summary of the Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions for 2012: Q2 [7.2 MB]
G12-QTAX2 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue (2012 Quarter 2)
G12-QSPP1 - Summary of the Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions for 2012: Q1
G12-QTAX1 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue: Tax Revenue Increases for Tenth Straight Quarter (2012 Quarter 1)

G11-ASPEP - Annual Survey of Public Employment & Payroll Summary Report: 2011
G11-ASPP-SL - Annual Survey of Public Pensions: State- and Locally-Administered Defined Benefit Data Summary Report: 2011 [1.9 MB]
G11-ALFIN - State and Local Government Finances Summary: 2011
G11-ASPEF - Public Education Finances: 2011 [1.1 MB]
G11-ASFIN - State Government Finances Summary: 2011
G11-ASPP-ST - Annual Survey of Public Pensions: State-Administered Defined Benefit Data Summary Report: 2011
G11-ARET-SL - 2010 Annual Survey of Public-Employee Retirement Systems: State-Administered Pensions
G11-STC - State Government Tax Collections Summary Report: 2011
G11-QRET4 - Quarterly Summary of the Finances of Selected State and Local Government Employee Retirement Systems (2011 Quarter 4)
G11-QTAX4 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue (2011 Quarter 4)
G11-QRET3 - Quarterly Summary of the Finances of Selected State and Local Government Employee Retirement Systems (2011 Quarter 3)
G11-QTAX3 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue (2011 Quarter 3)
G11-QRET2 - Quarterly Summary of the Finances of Selected State and Local Government Employee Retirement Systems (2011 Quarter 2)
G11-QTAX2 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue (2011 Quarter 2)
G11-QRET1 - Quarterly Summary of the Finances of Selected State and Local Government Employee Retirement Systems (2011 Quarter 1)
G11-QTAX1 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue (2011 Quarter 1)

G10-ALFIN - State and Local Government Finances Summary: 2010
G10-ASPEF - Public Education Finances: 2010 [16 MB]
G10-ASPEP - Annual Survey of Public Employment and Payroll Summary Report: 2010
G10-ARET-ST - Summary of the 2010 Annual Survey of Public-Employee Retirement Systems: State-Administered Pensions
G10-ASFIN - State Government Finances Summary: 2010
G10-QRET4 - Finances of Selected State and Local Government Employee Retirement Systems: 4th Quarter 2010
G10-QTAX4 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue (2010 Quarter 4)
G10-STC - State Government Tax Collections Summary Report: 2010
GOVS/10-7 - Quarterly Summary of the Finances of Selected State and Local Government Employee Retirement Systems (2010 Quarter 1)
GOVS/10-6 (Not assigned to a report)
GOVS/10-5 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue (2010 Quarter 1)

GOVS/10-4 - Quarterly Summary of the Finances of Selected State and Local Government Employee Retirement Systems (2009 Quarter 4)
GOVS/10-3 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue (2009 Quarter 4)
GOVS/10-2 - State Government Tax Collections in 2009
GOVS/10-1 - Quarterly Summary of the Finances of Selected State and Local Government Employee Retirement Systems (2009 Quarter 3)
G09-ALFIN - State and Local Government Finances Summary: 2009
G09-ARET-SL - Annual Summary of the Survey of State and Local Public-Employee Retirement Systems: 2009
G09-ASPEF - Public Education Finances: 2009
G09-ARET-ST - Annual Summary of the Finances of State Administered Public-Employee Retirement Systems: 2009
GOVS/09-3 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue (2009 Quarter 3)
GOVS/09-2 - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue (2009 Quarter 2)

G08-ALFIN - State and Local Government Finances Summary: 2008

Research

2009-09 - An Estimation Procedure for the New Public Employment Survey Design
2009-08 - Improving Response Rates for the 2007 Census of Government Employment
2009-07 - Progress on the Redesign of the Quarterly Tax Survey
2009-06 - Reducing the Public Employment Survey Sample Size
2009-05 - Developing Macro Edits for the Census and Annual Survey of Government Finance
2009-04 - Evaluation of Alternative Imputation Methods for the Public Libraries Survey (PLS)
2009-03 - Bridge Report for Quarterly Units: A Study of the Quarterly Retirement Survey Frame Change for 2009
2009-02 - 2007 Census of Government Finance: A Discussion of Response Rate Quality Issues, Data User Concerns, and Plans for Data Improvements
2009-01 - Uses of Population and Income Statistics in Federal Funds Distribution – With a Focus on Census Bureau Data

Consolidated Federal Funds Reports

State and County Areas (Fiscal Years)

Presents data on Federal Government expenditures or obligations. Statistics cover grants to State and local governments, salaries and wages, procurement contracts, direct payments for individuals, and some other major programs. The report also includes government loans and insurance, as well as total direct spending for defense and nondefense functions.

2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001

2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995

Federal Expenditures By State (Fiscal Years)

Presents data on Federal Government expenditures for grants to State and local governments, salaries and wages, procurement contracts, direct payments to individuals, and some other major programs. The report also includes government loans and insurance as well as spending for defense and nondefense functions.

1997
1996
1995

Federal Aid to States

2002 Census

GC02(1)-2 - Individual State Descriptions, Volume 1, Number 2, Individual State Descriptions
GC02(1)-1 - Government Organization, Volume 1, Number 1, Government Organization
GC02(3)-1 - Employment of Major Local Governments, Volume 3, Number 1, Employment of Major Local Governments
GC02(3)-2 - Public Employment, Volume 3, Compendium of Public Employment: 2002
GC02(4)-1 - Government Finances, Volume 4, Number 1, Public Education Finances: 2002
GC02(4)-2 - Government Finances, Volume 4, Number 2, Finances of Special District Governments: 2002
GC02(4)-3 - Government Finances, Volume 4, Number 3, Finances of County Governments: 2002
GC02(4)-4 - Government Finances, Volume 4, Number 4, Finances of Municipal and Township Governments: 2002
GC02(4)-5 - Government Finances, Volume 4, Number 5, Compendium of Government Finances: 2002
GC02(4)-6 - Government Finances, Volume 4, Number 6, Employee-Retirement Systems of State and Local Governments: 2002

1997 Census

GC97(1)-1 - Government Organization, Volume 1, Number 1, Government Organization
GC97(3)-1 - Employment of Major Local Governments, Volume 3, Public Employment
GC97(3)-2 - Compendium of Public Employment, Volume 3, Public Employment
GC97(4)-1 - Public Education Finances, Volume 4, Government Finances
GC97(4)-2 - Finances of Special District Governments, Volume 4, Government Finances,
GC97(4)-3 - Finances of County Governments, Volume 4, Government Finances
GC97(4)-4 - Finances of Municipal and Township Governments, Volume 4, Government Finances,
GC97(4)-5 - Compendium of Government Finances, Volume 4, Government Finances,
GC97(4)-6 - Employee-Retirement Systems of State and Local Governments, Volume 4, Government Finances,

1992 Census

GC92(1)-1 - Government Organization, Volume 1, No. 1, Government Organization
GC92(1)-2 - Government Organization, Volume 1, No. 2, Popularly Elected Officials
GC92(2)-1 - Taxable Property Values, Volume 2, No. 1, Assessed Valuations for Local General Property Taxation (1Mb)
GC92(3)-1 - Public Employment, Volume 3, No. 1, Employment of Major Local Governments
GC92(3)-2 - Public Employment, Volume 3, No. 2, Compendium of Public Employment
GC92(4)-1 - Government Finances, Volume 4, No. 1, Public Education Finances
GC92(4)-2 - Government Finances, Volume 4, No. 2, Finances of Special Districts
GC92(4)-3 - Government Finances, Volume 4, No. 3, Finances of County Governments
GC92(4)-4 - Government Finances, Volume 4, No. 4, Finances of Municipal and Township Governments
GC92(4)-5 - Government Finances, Volume 4, No. 5, Compendium of Government Finances
GC92(4)-6 - Government Finances, Volume 4, No. 6, Employee Retirement Systems of State and Local Governments

Other Governments Reports

GF92-4 - City Government Finances, 1991-92 (1 MB)
GF92-5 - Government Finances, 1991-92
GF92-8 - County Government Finances, 1991-92 (2 MB)
GF/93-10 - Public Education Finances, 1992-93
Quarterly Summary of State and Local Tax Revenue: 1962-1993 (HTML - Includes federal tax revenue for 1982-1993)

Additional information on Government Reports


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