Federal Government – Includes data for the civilian employees of the Federal Government by government function. Data related to Federal Government employees and payroll were published until and including 2014. Data users who are interested in data on Federal Government employees should contact the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) or visit OPM.gov.
State Government – Includes data from the 50 state governments only by government function.
Local Government – Includes data for all local governments (i.e., counties, municipalities, townships, special districts, and school districts) by government function.
State & Local Government – Includes combined data for all 50 state governments and all local governments (i.e., counties, municipalities, townships, special districts, and school districts) by government function.
Includes all data items by item code (functional category) for individual governments. Note that years not ending in ‘2’ or ‘7’ are not a census and do not include all governments. These years only include those governments sampled for the survey.