[Historical Tables]
[Front Matter]
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                    Contents of the Historical Tables
 
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Introduction:
 
  Structure, Coverage and Concepts..............................       1
 
  Historical Trends.............................................       5
 
  Section Notes.................................................      11
 
Section 1--Overview of Federal Government Finances..............      21
   Table 1.1--Summary of Receipts, Outlays, and Surpluses or          21
   Deficits (-): 1789-2012......................................
   Table 1.2--Summary of Receipts, Outlays, and Surpluses or          23
   Deficits (-) as Percentages of GDP: 1930-2012................
   Table 1.3--Summary of Receipts, Outlays, and Surpluses or          25
   Deficits (-) in Current Dollars, Constant (FY 2000) Dollars,
   and as Percentages of GDP: 1940-2012.........................
   Table 1.4--Receipts, Outlays, and Surpluses or Deficits (-)        27
   by Fund Group: 1934-2012.....................................
 
Section 2--Composition of Federal Government Receipts...........      29
   Table 2.1--Receipts by Source: 1934-2012.....................      29
   Table 2.2--Percentage Composition of Receipts by Source: 1934-     31
   2012.........................................................
   Table 2.3--Receipts by Source as Percentages of GDP: 1934-         33
   2012.........................................................
   Table 2.4--Composition of Social Insurance and Retirement          35
   Receipts and of Excise Taxes: 1940-2012......................
   Table 2.5--Composition of ``Other Receipts'': 1940-2012......      44
 
Section 3--Federal Government Outlays by Function...............      46
   Table 3.1--Outlays by Superfunction and Function: 1940-2012..      46
   Table 3.2--Outlays by Function and Subfunction: 1962-2012....      55
 
Section 4--Federal Government Outlays by Agency.................      73
   Table 4.1--Outlays by Agency: 1962-2012......................      73
   Table 4.2--Percentage Distribution of Outlays by Agency: 1962-     79
   2012.........................................................
 
Section 5--Budget Authority (On-and Off-Budget).................      85
   Table 5.1--Budget Authority by Function and Subfunction: 1976-     85
   2012.........................................................
   Table 5.2--Budget Authority by Agency: 1976-2012.............     100
   Table 5.3--Percentage Distribution of Budget Authority by         105
   Agency: 1976-2012............................................
   Table 5.4--Discretionary Budget Authority by Agency: 1976-        110
   2008.........................................................
   Table 5.5--Percentage Distribution of Discretionary Budget        114
   Authority by Agency: 1976-2008...............................
 
Section 6--Composition of Federal Government Outlays............     118
   Table 6.1--Composition of Outlays: 1940-2012.................     118
 
Section 7--Federal Debt.........................................     126
   Table 7.1--Federal Debt at the End of Year: 1940-2012........     126
   Table 7.2--Debt Subject to Statutory Limit: 1940-2012........     128
   Table 7.3--Statutory Limits on Federal Debt: 1940-Current....     129
 
Section 8--Outlays by Budget Enforcement Act Category...........     133
   Table 8.1--Outlays by Budget Enforcement Act Category: 1962-      133
   2012.........................................................
   Table 8.2--Outlays by Budget Enforcement Act Category in          134
   Constant (FY 2000) Dollars: 1962-2012........................
   Table 8.3--Percentage Distribution of Outlays by Budget           135
   Enforcement Act Category: 1962-2012..........................
   Table 8.4--Outlays by Budget Enforcement Act Category as          136
   Percentages of GDP: 1962-2012................................
   Table 8.5--Outlays for Mandatory and Related Programs: 1962-      137
   2012.........................................................
   Table 8.6--Outlays for Mandatory and Related Programs in          143
   Constant (FY 2000) Dollars: 1962-2012........................
   Table 8.7--Outlays for Discretionary Programs: 1962-2008.....     149
   Table 8.8--Outlays for Discretionary Programs in Constant (FY     155
   2000) Dollars: 1962-2008.....................................
   Table 8.9--Budget Authority for Discretionary Programs: 1976-     161
   2008.........................................................
 
Section 9--Federal Government Outlays for Major Public Physical      165
 Capital, Research and Development, and Education and Training..
   Table 9.1--Total Investment Outlays for Major Public Physical     165
   Capital, Research and Development, and Education and
   Training: 1962-2008..........................................
   Table 9.2--Major Public Physical Capital Investment Outlays       166
   in Current and Constant (FY 2000) Dollars: 1940-2008.........
   Table 9.3--Major Public Physical Capital Investment Outlays       168
   in Percentage Terms: 1940-2008...............................
   Table 9.4--National Defense Outlays for Major Public Direct       170
   Physical Capital Investment: 1940-2008.......................
 

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Section 9 (Continued)...........................................
   Table 9.5--Nondefense Outlays for Major Public Direct             172
   Physical Capital Investment: 1940-2008.......................
   Table 9.6--Composition of Outlays for Grants for Major Public     174
   Physical Capital Investment: 1941-2008.......................
   Table 9.7--Summary of Outlays for the Conduct of Research and     181
   Development: 1949-2008 (In Current Dollars, in Constant (FY
   2000) Dollars, as Percentages of Total Outlays, and as
   Percentages of GDP)..........................................
   Table 9.8--Composition of Outlays for the Conduct of Research     182
   and Development: 1949-2008...................................
   Table 9.9--Composition of Outlays for the Conduct of              189
   Education and Training: 1962-2008............................
 
Section 10--Gross Domestic Product and Implicit Outlay Deflators     192
   Table 10.1--Gross Domestic Product and Deflators Used in the      192
   Historical Tables: 1940-2012.................................
 
Section 11--Federal Government Payments for Individuals.........     194
   Table 11.1--Summary Comparison of Outlays for Payments for        194
   Individuals: 1940-2012 (In Current Dollars, as Percentages of
   Total Outlays, as Percentages of GDP, and in Constant (FY
   2000) Dollars)...............................................
   Table 11.2--Functional Composition of Outlays for Payments        196
   for Individuals: 1940-2012...................................
   Table 11.3--Outlays for Payments for Individuals by Category      205
   and Major Program: 1940-2012.................................
 
Section 12--Federal Grants To State and Local Governments.......     230
   Table 12.1--Summary Comparison of Total Outlays for Grants to     230
   State and Local Governments: 1940-2012 (in Current Dollars,
   in Constant (FY 2000) Dollars, as Percentages of Federal
   Outlays, and as Percentages of GDP)..........................
   Table 12.2--Total Outlays for Grants to State and Local           232
   Governments by Function and Fund Group: 1940-2012............
   Table 12.3--Total Outlays for Grants to State and Local           239
   Governments by Function, Agency, and Program: 1940-2008......
 
Section 13--Social Security and Medicare........................     287
   Table 13.1--Cash Income, Outgo, and Balances of the Social        287
   Security and Medicare Trust Funds: 1936-2012.................
 
Section 14--Federal Sector Transactions in the National Income       300
 and Product Accounts...........................................
   Table 14.1--Federal Transactions in the National Income and       300
   Product Accounts for Federal Fiscal Years: 1948-2008.........
   Table 14.2--Federal Transactions in the National Income and       307
   Product Accounts as Percentages of GDP for Federal Fiscal
   Years: 1948-2008.............................................
 
Section 15--Total (Federal and State and Local) Government           314
 Finances.......................................................
   Table 15.1--Total Government Receipts in Absolute Amounts and     314
   as Percentages of GDP: 1948-2006.............................
   Table 15.2--Total Government Expenditures: 1948-2006.........     316
   Table 15.3--Total Government Expenditures as Percentages of       318
   GDP: 1948-2006...............................................
   Table 15.4--Total Government Expenditures by Major Category       319
   of Expenditure: 1948-2006....................................
   Table 15.5--Total Government Expenditures by Major Category       320
   of Expenditure as Percentages of GDP: 1948-2006..............
   Table 15.6--Total Government Surpluses or Deficits (-) in         321
   Absolute Amounts and as Percentages of GDP: 1948-2006........
 
Section 16--Federal Health Spending.............................     322
   Table 16.1--Outlays for Health Programs: 1962-2012...........     322
 
Section 17--Government Employment...............................     323
   Table 17.1--Total Executive Branch Civilian Employees: 1940-      323
   2006.........................................................
   Table 17.2--Total Executive Branch Civilian Employees: 1940-      325
   2006 (as percentage of total)................................
   Table 17.3--Total Executive Branch Civilian Full-Time             327
   Equivalent (FTE) Employees: 1981-2008........................
   Table 17.4--Total Executive Branch Civilian Full-Time             328
   Equivalent (FTE) Employees: 1981-2008 (as percentage of
   total).......................................................
   Table 17.5--Government Employment and Population: 1962-2006..     329