United States Government Budget 1948-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The United States Budget deficit fell to 2.80 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2014, the lowest level since 2007. Government Budget in the United States averaged -3.03 Percent of GDP from 1948 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 4.60 Percent of GDP in 1948 and a record low of -12.10 Percent of GDP in 2009. Government Budget in the United States is reported by the U.S. Treasury.

   
 
 

United States Government Budget


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-2.80 -4.10 4.60 -12.10 1948 - 2014 Percent of GDP Yearly
Government Budget is an itemized accounting of the payments received by government (taxes and other fees) and the payments made by government (purchases and transfer payments). A budget deficit occurs when an government spends more money than it takes in. The opposite of a budget deficit is a budget surplus. This page provides - United States Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - United States Government Budget - was last refreshed on Saturday, November 1, 2014.

United States Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Budget -2.80 -4.10 4.60 -12.10 Percent of GDP [+]
Government Debt to GDP 101.53 100.10 121.70 31.70 Percent [+]
Government Budget Value 105810.00 -128708.00 189796.00 -231677.00 USD Million [+]
Government Spending 2913.00 2880.60 3113.00 557.10 USD Billion [+]
Credit Rating 96.89 [+]