[Economic Indicators October, 2003]
[Page Number 32]
[From the U.S. Government Printing Office, www.gpo.gov]



 
                             FEDERAL FINANCE

FEDERAL RECEIPTS, OUTLAYS, AND DEBT

In fiscal 2003, there was a deficit of $374.2 billion, compared with a 
deficit of $157.8 billion a year earlier.
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                                                    Total                         On-budget                      Off-budget            Federal debt (end
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         Fiscal year or period                                  or                              or                             or                Held by
                                        Receipts   Outlays   deficit   Receipts   Outlays    deficit   Receipts   Outlays   deficit     Gross      the
                                                               (-)                             (-)                            (-)      Federal   public
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1986 .................................     769.2     990.4     -221.2     569.0      806.9     -237.9     200.2     183.5      16.7    2,120.5   1,740.6
1987 .................................     854.4   1,004.1     -149.7     641.0      810.2     -169.3     213.4     193.8      19.6    2,346.0   1,889.8
1988 .................................     909.3   1,064.5     -155.2     667.8      861.8     -194.0     241.5     202.7      38.8    2,601.1   2,051.6
1989 .................................     991.2   1,143.6     -152.5     727.5      932.7     -205.2     263.7     210.9      52.8    2,867.8   2,190.7
 
1990 .................................   1,032.0   1,253.2     -221.2     750.3    1,028.1     -277.8     281.7     225.1      56.6    3,206.3   2,411.6
1991 .................................   1,055.0   1,324.4     -269.3     761.2    1,082.7     -321.5     293.9     241.7      52.2    3,598.2   2,689.0
1992 .................................   1,091.3   1,381.7     -290.4     788.9    1,129.3     -340.5     302.4     252.3      50.1    4,001.8   2,999.7
1993 .................................   1,154.4   1,409.5     -255.1     842.5    1,142.9     -300.4     311.9     266.6      45.3    4,351.0   3,248.4
1994 .................................   1,258.6   1,461.9     -203.3     923.6    1,182.5     -258.9     335.0     279.4      55.7    4,643.3   3,433.1
1995 .................................   1,351.8   1,515.8     -164.0   1,000.8    1,227.1     -226.4     351.1     288.7      62.4    4,920.6   3,604.4
1996 .................................   1,453.1   1,560.5     -107.5   1,085.6    1,259.6     -174.1     367.5     300.9      66.6    5,181.5   3,734.1
1997 .................................   1,579.3   1,601.3      -22.0   1,187.3    1,290.6     -103.3     392.0     310.6      81.4    5,369.2   3,772.3
1998 .................................   1,721.8   1,652.6       69.2   1,306.0    1,336.0      -30.0     415.8     316.6      99.2    5,478.2   3,721.1
1999 .................................   1,827.5   1,701.9      125.6   1,383.0    1,381.1        1.9     444.5     320.8     123.7    5,605.5   3,632.4
 
2000 .................................   2,025.2   1,788.8      236.4   1,544.6    1,458.0       86.6     480.6     330.8     149.8    5,628.7   3,409.8
2001 .................................   1,991.2   1,863.9      127.3   1,483.7    1,517.1      -33.4     507.5     346.8     160.7    5,769.9   3,319.6
2002 .................................   1,853.2   2,011.0     -157.8   1,337.9    1,655.3     -317.5     515.3     355.7     159.7    6,198.4   3,540.4
2003 \1\..............................   1,782.3   2,156.5     -374.2   1,258.5    1,793.5     -535.1     523.8     363.0     160.8    6,759.8   3,914.5
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    \1\ Data from Final Monthly 
Treasury Statement, October 2003, 
issued October 20, 2003.

    Note.--Data for fiscal 2002 are 
from Mid-Session Review of the FY 
2004 Budget issued July 15, 2003. 
Other data (except as noted) are 
from Budget of the United States 
Government, Fiscal Year 2004, issued 
February 3, 2003.

    Sources: Department of the 
Treasury and Office of Management 
            and Budget.