Government Receipts and Expenditures
|1st quarter 2019:||$5,626.5 billion|
|4th quarter 2018:||$5,575.2 billion|
|1st quarter 2019:||$6,942.9 billion|
|4th quarter 2018:||$6,857.8 billion|
Receipts and expenditures tables labeled "government" combine federal, state, and local activities. Data also are produced for the federal government, and for state and local governments combined. BEA produces the only comprehensive estimates of state and local government activity available on a timely basis.
Note: Government receipts are not available with the first (advance) estimate of GDP for each quarter.
- Current Release: May 30, 2019
- Next Release: June 27, 2019
- Government Receipts and Expenditures: First Quarter of 2019 Survey of Current Business, June 2019
What are Government Receipts and Expenditures?
Tax receipts, spending, and other transactions data for state and local governments combined and for the U.S. government. These statistics are used to assess the fiscal health of different levels of government and to see trends over time.Learn More