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Digest of Education Statistics: 2014
Digest of Education Statistics: 2014

NCES 2016-006
April 2016


Table 401.20. Federal on-budget funds for education, by agency: Selected fiscal years, 1970 through 2013
[In thousands of dollars]
Agency 1970 1980 19901 20001 20051 20091,2 20101 20111 20121 20131,3
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
  Current dollars
Total $12,526,499 $34,493,502 $51,624,342 $85,944,203 $147,873,199 $271,297,567 $183,199,676 $183,669,874 $189,846,616 $183,367,513
Department of Education2 4,625,224 13,137,785 23,198,575 34,106,697 72,893,301 187,733,247 91,893,199 93,777,295 99,129,939 91,130,762
Department of Agriculture 960,910 4,562,467 6,260,843 11,080,031 13,817,553 16,603,791 19,260,881 20,241,295 22,120,982 23,254,398
Department of Commerce 13,990 135,561 53,835 114,575 243,948 263,000 303,000 242,778 205,085 227,530
Department of Defense 821,388 1,560,301 3,605,509 4,525,080 7,986,654 6,894,895 7,686,288 7,617,359 7,400,880 7,082,019
Department of Energy 551,527 1,605,558 2,561,950 3,577,004 4,339,879 3,747,800 3,402,600 2,994,903 2,983,055 2,704,198
Department of Health and Human Services 1,796,854 5,613,930 7,956,011 17,670,867 26,107,860 31,860,858 31,962,136 28,356,790 28,598,226 28,807,625
Department of Homeland Security 624,860 508,920 540,229 2,046,558 333,217 375,432
Department of Housing and Urban Development 114,709 5,314 118 1,400 1,100 200 400 1,600 300 4,400
Department of the Interior 190,975 440,547 630,537 959,802 1,254,533 1,010,559 1,039,367 1,037,621 968,460 924,470
Department of Justice 15,728 60,721 99,775 278,927 608,148 186,215 205,692 203,988 217,850 221,291
Department of Labor 424,494 1,862,738 2,511,380 4,696,100 5,764,500 6,073,300 6,826,000 6,121,000 5,802,000 5,347,004
Department of State 59,742 25,188 51,225 388,349 533,309 676,520 778,180 741,670 725,222 824,879
Department of Transportation 27,534 54,712 76,186 117,054 126,900 138,433 165,246 141,935 189,620 200,400
Department of the Treasury 18 1,247,463 41,715 83,000
Department of Veterans Affairs 1,032,918 2,351,233 757,476 1,577,374 4,293,624 4,763,479 8,802,944 10,293,752 10,603,821 11,697,551
                     
Other agencies and programs                    
                     
ACTION 2,833 8,472
Agency for International Development 88,034 176,770 249,786 332,500 602,100 642,225 557,900 621,900 629,900 634,069
Appalachian Regional Commission 37,838 19,032 93 7,243 8,542 6,106 5,070 11,902 11,124 13,070
Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence
      in Education Foundation
1,033 3,000 3,000 3,000 4,000 3,000 4,000 4,000
Corporation for National and Community Service 386,000 472,000 401,000 965,000 983,000 750,251 754,843
Environmental Protection Agency 19,446 41,083 87,481 98,900 83,400 52,900 54,700 79,200 87,200 74,200
Estimated education share of federal aid to
      the District of Columbia
33,019 81,847 104,940 127,127 154,962 157,465 159,670 155,643 151,381 217,160
Federal Emergency Management Agency 290 1,946 215 14,894
General Services Administration 14,775 34,800
Harry S Truman Scholarship fund -1,895 2,883 3,000 3,000 2,000 2,000 1,000 1,200 1,500
Institute of American Indian and Alaska
      Native Culture and Arts Development
4,305 2,000 6,000 8,000 8,000 8,284 8,500 9,550
Institute of Museum and Library Services 166,000 250,000 265,000 265,000 274,000 242,605 231,954
James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation 191 7,000 2,000 2,000 2,000 2,000 2,000 2,000
Japanese-United States Friendship Commission 2,294 2,299 3,000 3,000 2,000 2,000 3,700 3,700 3,700
Library of Congress 29,478 151,871 189,827 299,000 430,000 468,000 516,000 521,000 521,000 470,202
National Aeronautics and Space Administration 258,366 255,511 1,093,303 2,077,830 2,763,120 1,754,100 1,585,500 1,430,761 2,289,837 2,189,841
National Archives and Records Administration 77,397 121,879 276,000 329,000 339,000 349,000 339,000 373,000
National Commission on Libraries and
      Information Science
2,090 3,281 2,000 1,000
National Endowment for the Arts 340 5,220 5,577 10,048 10,976 12,918 14,413 13,495 16,595 13,910
National Endowment for the Humanities 8,459 142,586 141,048 100,014 117,825 134,533 142,654 131,135 136,100 114,171
National Science Foundation 295,628 808,392 1,588,891 2,955,244 3,993,216 6,464,300 5,560,700 5,127,990 5,250,856 5,337,402
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 32,590 42,328 12,200 15,100 8,200 14,500 14,000 8,600 4,100
Office of Economic Opportunity 1,092,410
Smithsonian Institution 2,461 5,153 5,779 25,764 45,890 61,104 63,107 67,322 65,109 65,483
U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency 100 661 25
United States Information Agency 8,423 66,210 201,547
United States Institute of Peace 7,621 13,000 28,000 49,000 58,000 47,000 44,000 47,000
Other agencies 1,421 990 885 300 7,900 13,500 14,300 6,000 5,000 4,400
  Constant fiscal year 2014 dollars4
Total $71,405,662 $94,457,920 $89,585,364 $116,716,346 $176,233,335 $293,679,616 $195,981,469 $192,694,940 $195,499,393 $186,223,222
Department of Education2 26,365,482 35,976,859 40,257,226 46,318,529 86,873,278 203,221,240 98,304,564 98,385,270 102,081,582 92,550,005
Department of Agriculture 5,477,541 12,493,981 10,864,640 15,047,213 16,467,578 17,973,603 20,604,708 21,235,900 22,779,645 23,616,555
Department of Commerce 79,748 371,224 93,422 155,598 290,734 284,698 324,140 254,707 211,192 231,073
Department of Defense 4,682,214 4,272,770 6,256,755 6,145,275 9,518,389 7,463,724 8,222,558 7,991,656 7,621,245 7,192,312
Department of Energy 3,143,907 4,396,703 4,445,834 4,857,743 5,172,211 4,056,994 3,639,999 3,142,065 3,071,877 2,746,312
Department of Health and Human Services 10,242,730 15,373,335 13,806,319 23,997,884 31,115,004 34,489,379 34,192,126 29,750,170 29,449,752 29,256,266
Department of Homeland Security 744,700 550,906 577,921 2,147,120 343,139 381,279
Department of Housing and Urban Development 653,884 14,552 205 1,901 1,311 217 428 1,679 309 4,469
Department of the Interior 1,088,628 1,206,406 1,094,192 1,303,457 1,495,136 1,093,930 1,111,883 1,088,607 997,296 938,867
Department of Justice 89,655 166,280 173,143 378,796 724,783 201,578 220,043 214,012 224,337 224,737
Department of Labor 2,419,772 5,100,971 4,358,078 6,377,529 6,870,055 6,574,347 7,302,248 6,421,770 5,974,757 5,430,277
Department of State 340,551 68,975 88,892 527,397 635,591 732,333 832,473 778,114 746,816 837,725
Department of Transportation 156,954 149,825 132,208 158,965 151,238 149,854 176,775 148,909 195,266 203,521
Department of the Treasury 103 3,416,086 72,389 112,718
Department of Veterans Affairs 5,888,013 6,438,679 1,314,472 2,142,149 5,117,085 5,156,466 9,417,123 10,799,561 10,919,555 11,879,725
                     
Other agencies and programs                    
                     
ACTION 7,758 14,702
Agency for International Development 501,826 484,072 433,462 451,551 717,575 695,209 596,825 652,459 648,656 643,944
Appalachian Regional Commission 215,691 52,118 161 9,836 10,180 6,610 5,424 12,487 11,456 13,274
Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence
      in Education Foundation
1,793 4,074 3,575 3,248 4,279 3,147 4,119 4,062
Corporation for National and Community Service 524,206 562,523 434,083 1,032,328 1,031,302 772,590 766,599
Environmental Protection Agency 110,849 112,503 151,809 134,311 99,395 57,264 58,516 83,092 89,796 75,356
Estimated education share of federal aid to
      the District of Columbia
188,220 224,132 182,106 172,645 184,682 170,456 170,810 163,291 155,888 220,542
Federal Emergency Management Agency 1,653 5,329 373 20,227
General Services Administration 84,223 95,297
Harry S Truman Scholarship fund -5,189 5,003 4,074 3,575 2,165 2,140 1,049 1,236 1,523
Institute of American Indian and Alaska
      Native Culture and Arts Development
7,471 2,716 7,151 8,660 8,558 8,691 8,753 9,699
Institute of Museum and Library Services 225,436 297,947 286,863 283,489 287,464 249,829 235,566
James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation 331 9,506 2,384 2,165 2,140 2,098 2,060 2,031
Japanese-United States Friendship Commission 6,282 3,990 4,074 3,575 2,165 2,140 3,882 3,810 3,758
Library of Congress 168,035 415,888 329,413 406,056 512,468 506,610 552,001 546,601 536,513 477,525
National Aeronautics and Space Administration 1,472,781 699,698 1,897,244 2,821,793 3,293,050 1,898,813 1,696,120 1,501,065 2,358,018 2,223,945
National Archives and Records Administration 134,309 165,518 328,933 356,143 362,652 366,149 349,094 378,809
National Commission on Libraries and
      Information Science
5,723 5,694 2,716 1,192
National Endowment for the Arts 1,938 14,295 9,678 13,645 13,081 13,984 15,419 14,158 17,089 14,127
National Endowment for the Humanities 48,219 390,461 244,765 135,824 140,422 145,632 152,606 137,578 140,152 115,949
National Science Foundation 1,685,189 2,213,722 2,757,253 4,013,363 4,759,062 6,997,605 5,948,669 5,379,966 5,407,203 5,420,525
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 89,245 73,453 16,568 17,996 8,877 15,512 14,688 8,856 4,164
Office of Economic Opportunity 6,227,140
Smithsonian Institution 14,029 14,111 10,028 34,989 54,691 66,145 67,510 70,630 67,048 66,503
U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency 570 1,810 43
United States Information Agency 48,014 181,311 349,751
United States Institute of Peace 13,225 17,655 33,370 53,043 62,047 49,309 45,310 47,732
Other agencies 8,100 2,711 1,536 407 9,415 14,614 15,298 6,295 5,149 4,469
†Not applicable.
1Excludes federal support for medical education benefits under Medicare in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Benefits excluded 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 estimated as follows: $4,440,000,000 in FY 1990, $8,020,000,000 in FY 2000, $8,290,000,000 in FY 2005, $8,800,000,000 in FY 2009, $9,080,000,000 in FY 2010, $9,200,000,000 in FY 2011, $9,800,000,000 in FY 2012, and $10,000,000,000 in FY 2013.
2All education funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) are included in the Department of Education amount for FY 2009. Most of these funds had a 2-year availability, meaning that they were available for the Department of Education to obligate during FY 2009 and FY 2010.
3Estimated.
4Data adjusted by the federal budget composite deflator, as reported in the U.S. Office of Management and Budget's Budget of the U.S. Government, Historical Tables, Fiscal Year 2015.
NOTE: To the extent possible, amounts reported represent outlays rather than obligations. Negative amounts occur when program receipts exceed outlays. Starting in FY 2010, amounts for the U.S. Department of Education are appropriations, not outlays. Some data have been revised from previously published figures. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
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, selected fiscal years 1972 through 2014. National Science Foundation, Federal Funds for Research and Development, selected fiscal years 1970 to 2013. (This table was prepared December 2014.)