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Historical Data: 2005

Statistics on the number of federal, state, and local government civilian employees and their gross payrolls for the month of March 2005 for state and local governments and December 2005 for the Federal Government.



2005 Federal Government

    Includes data for the Federal Government


2005 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

2005 Local Government

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

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

    Downloadable Data


2005 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 DataFull-time and part–time employment and payroll data by government function

    Downloadable Data


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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Government Employment & Payroll | govs.employ@census.gov |  Last Revised: March 02, 2012