Government Spending in the US

 1959 1960 1961 
   $ billion nom
 Federal Spending93.597.3104.9 
 State Spending22.422.224.6 
 Local Spending36.138.842.4 
 Intergovernmental Transfers-6.4-7.0-7.1 
 Total Spending145.7151.3164.8 
Spending: actual
Total 1960 Spending by Function
Function -yr 1960 +yr  
  Total Spending$151.3 billion 
  Pensions$13.8 billion 
  Health Care$5.2 billion 
  Education$19.4 billion 
  Defense$53.3 billion 
  Welfare$8.6 billion 
Spending: actual

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