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Table 381. Federal on-budget funds for education, by agency: Selected fiscal years, 1970 through 2009
[In thousands of current dollars]
Agency 1970 1980 19901 19951 20001 20051 20061 20071 20081 20091,2
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Total $12,526,499 $34,493,502 $51,624,342 $71,639,520 $85,944,203 $146,206,999 $166,495,660 $145,697,988 $146,108,840 $163,070,710
Department of Education 4,625,224 13,137,785 23,198,575 31,403,000 34,106,697 72,893,301 93,571,541 71,808,014 72,177,819 85,224,697
Department of Agriculture 960,910 4,562,467 6,260,843 9,092,089 11,080,031 13,817,553 14,677,672 15,547,977 16,680,529 16,428,091
Department of Commerce 13,990 135,561 53,835 88,929 114,575 243,948 249,962 200,374 192,733 198,012
Department of Defense 821,388 1,560,301 3,605,509 3,879,002 4,525,080 6,320,454 6,136,390 6,322,843 6,682,258 6,678,142
Department of Energy 551,527 1,605,558 2,561,950 2,692,314 3,577,004 4,339,879 4,283,520 3,382,683 2,560,298 2,883,661
Department of Health and Human Services 1,796,854 5,613,930 7,956,011 12,469,563 17,670,867 26,107,860 25,601,712 26,350,200 26,704,168 28,470,391
Department of Homeland Security 624,860 560,380 484,118 457,082 558,458
Department of Housing and Urban Development 114,709 5,314 118 1,613 1,400 1,100 600 400 400 400
Department of the Interior 190,975 440,547 630,537 702,796 959,802 1,254,533 1,146,750 1,102,615 1,050,004 968,516
Department of Justice 15,728 60,721 99,775 172,350 278,927 608,148 563,434 829,010 823,950 876,158
Department of Labor 424,494 1,862,738 2,511,380 3,967,914 4,696,100 5,764,500 5,414,500 5,249,800 5,073,600 6,084,600
Department of State 59,742 25,188 51,225 54,671 388,349 533,309 555,014 587,120 638,280 655,520
Department of Transportation 27,534 54,712 76,186 135,816 117,054 126,900 133,700 127,500 144,178 139,933
Department of the Treasury 18 1,247,463 41,715 49,496 83,000 0 0 100 0 0
Department of Veterans Affairs 1,032,918 2,351,233 757,476 1,324,382 1,577,374 4,293,624 4,547,560 5,256,399 4,527,232 4,601,426
                     
Other agencies and programs                    
                     
ACTION 2,833 8,472
Agency for International Development 88,034 176,770 249,786 290,580 332,500 602,100 596,100 657,700 624,620 628,225
Appalachian Regional Commission 37,838 19,032 93 10,623 7,243 8,542 11,027 7,463 7,176 6,106
Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence
   in Education Foundation
1,033 3,000 3,000 3,000 3,000 3,000 3,000 3,000
Corporation for National and Community Service 214,600 386,000 472,000 503,000 395,000 333,000 401,000
Environmental Protection Agency 19,446 41,083 87,481 125,721 98,900 83,400 64,600 68,900 66,600 64,700
Estimated education share of federal aid to
   the District of Columbia
33,019 81,847 104,940 78,796 127,127 154,962 140,997 168,156 149,722 157,465
Federal Emergency Management Agency 290 1,946 215 170,400 14,894
General Services Administration 14,775 34,800
Harry S Truman Scholarship fund -1,895 2,883 3,000 3,000 3,000 3,000 3,000 3,000 2,000
Institute of American Indian and Alaska                    
Native Culture and Arts Development 4,305 13,000 2,000 6,000 6,000 6,000 7,000 8,000
Institute of Museum and Library Services 166,000 250,000 241,000 258,000 253,000 265,000
James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation 191 2,000 7,000 2,000 2,000 2,000 2,000 2,000
Japanese-United States Friendship Commission 2,294 2,299 2,000 3,000 3,000 2,000 2,000 2,000 2,000
Library of Congress 29,478 151,871 189,827 241,000 299,000 430,000 435,000 463,000 434,000 468,000
National Aeronautics and Space Administration 258,366 255,511 1,093,303 1,757,900 2,077,830 2,763,120 2,386,342 1,651,205 1,646,305 1,655,373
National Archives and Records Administration 77,397 105,172 121,879 276,000 276,000 273,000 279,000 329,000
National Commission on Libraries and                    
Information Science 2,090 3,281 1,000 2,000 1,000 1,000 1,000 1,000
National Endowment for the Arts 340 5,220 5,577 9,421 10,048 10,976 10,561 11,767 12,808 12,918
National Endowment for the Humanities 8,459 142,586 141,048 151,727 100,014 117,825 120,305 121,086 124,162 134,533
National Science Foundation 295,628 808,392 1,588,891 2,086,195 2,955,244 3,993,216 4,087,701 4,262,057 4,348,647 5,034,481
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 32,590 42,328 22,188 12,200 15,100 13,600 10,100 6,800 8,100
Office of Economic Opportunity 1,092,410
Smithsonian Institution 2,461 5,153 5,779 9,961 25,764 45,890 42,092 46,101 64,768 61,104
United States Arms Control Agency 100 661 25
United States Information Agency 8,423 66,210 201,547 294,800
United States Institute of Peace 7,621 12,000 13,000 28,000 101,000 32,000 17,000 49,000
Other agencies 1,421 990 885 500 300 7,900 6,600 6,300 10,700 10,700
1 Excludes federal support for medical education benefits under Medicare in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Benefits excluded from total because data before fiscal year (FY) 1990 are not available. This program existed since Medicare began, but was not available as a separate budget item until FY 1990. Excluded amounts are as follows: $4,440,000,000 in FY 1990, $7,510,000,000 in FY 1995, $8,020,000,000 in FY 2000, $8,300,000,000 in FY 2005, $8,300,000,000 in FY 2006, $8,200,000,000 in FY 2007, $8,600,000,000 in FY 2008, $8,800,000,000 in FY 2009, and an estimated $9,100,000,000 in FY 2010.
2 Estimated.
†Not applicable.
NOTE: To the extent possible, amounts reported represent outlays, rather than obligations. Some data have been revised from previously published figures. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding. Negative amounts occur when program receipts exceed outlays. Much of the increase in Department of Education funds in 2006 was due to an increase in postsecondary expenditures that resulted primarily from an accounting adjustment.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, unpublished tabulations. U.S. Office of Management and Budget, Budget of the U.S. Government, Appendix, fiscal years 1972 through 2011. National Science Foundation, Federal Funds for Research and Development, fiscal years 1970 to 2009. (This table was prepared October 2010.)
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