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Compare States Growth And Debt

Compare state and local revenues for the 50 states against state growth and population.

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GSP Growth

Revenue as percent of GSP
 Total Revenue
 Income Taxes
 Social Insurance Taxes
 Ad-valorem Taxes
 Fees and Charges
 Business and Other
 GSP Growth

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Comparison of State and Local Government Revenue and Debt
in the United States
-5yr -1yr   Fiscal Year 2009  +1yr +5yr
Amounts in $ per capita
StateState &
State &
 Idaho$4,375.7$3,768.7$34,779.7-4.0%1.6 more
 Wyoming$9,426.4$4,031.5$67,678.7-0.8%0.6 more
 Arkansas$4,070.7$4,480.4$36,536.7-2.7%2.9 more
 Mississippi$4,499.6$4,542.7$31,148.8-3.4%3.0 more
 Oklahoma$5,202.8$4,922.7$39,538.5-2.2%3.7 more
 Iowa$5,564.9$5,099.2$45,010.5-1.2%3.0 more
 West Virginia$5,601.1$5,344.0$33,960.8-0.8%1.8 more
 North Carolina$4,405.8$5,475.5$43,330.3-1.6%9.4 more
 Georgia$5,133.6$5,568.0$41,996.8-3.2%9.6 more
 Alabama$5,329.6$5,798.0$35,530.5-3.4%4.8 more
 Tennessee$5,203.1$5,888.4$39,242.7-3.5%6.3 more
 Maine$4,690.2$5,961.5$37,844.7-2.2%1.3 more
 North Dakota$6,833.8$6,122.4$48,328.61.8%0.7 more
 Montana$4,913.7$6,444.5$36,287.2-2.2%1.0 more
 Ohio$3,393.1$6,554.8$41,302.3-4.9%11.5 more
 Utah$4,476.1$6,634.1$42,018.1-1.6%2.7 more
 South Dakota$3,618.6$6,896.2$45,819.01.4%0.8 more
 Maryland$5,318.9$7,130.4$53,122.7-0.3%5.7 more
 Missouri$3,925.8$7,145.9$42,062.4-1.8%6.0 more
 Vermont$6,231.0$7,260.1$40,411.8-2.5%0.6 more
 Wisconsin$2,488.0$7,271.1$43,373.9-2.6%5.7 more
 Virginia$4,818.2$7,390.1$51,232.5-0.1%7.9 more
 Nebraska$7,110.8$7,481.3$47,923.00.6%1.8 more
 Arizona$4,943.2$7,666.6$38,361.2-8.1%6.3 more
 Louisiana$5,429.5$7,683.3$46,722.32.6%4.5 more
 Indiana$5,715.3$7,931.8$40,627.8-6.5%6.5 more
 Florida$5,053.5$7,941.6$38,690.8-6.2%18.7 more
 New Mexico$4,358.9$7,956.5$39,943.0-0.0%2.0 more
 Michigan$5,499.6$8,086.7$36,994.3-8.3%9.9 more
 Minnesota$5,742.2$8,254.5$49,119.9-3.8%5.3 more
 New Hampshire$5,508.5$8,377.2$45,879.5-1.4%1.3 more
 Hawaii$5,532.8$8,535.5$48,327.8-3.5%1.3 more
 South Carolina$5,450.3$8,583.6$34,869.4-3.9%4.6 more
 Oregon$3,258.7$8,736.1$47,302.2-0.6%3.8 more
 All states combined$5,087.3$8,876.6$46,998.7-2.8%306.8 more
 Delaware$6,586.0$9,231.5$62,900.23.8%0.9 more
 Texas$5,374.2$9,266.1$47,062.3-0.5%24.8 more
 Pennsylvania$4,197.0$9,285.5$45,117.8-2.1%12.7 more
 Kansas$5,995.2$9,435.3$42,633.9-3.8%2.8 more
 Nevada$5,171.9$9,646.7$44,735.6-9.3%2.7 more
 Washington$6,006.0$10,005.9$52,512.7-2.2%6.7 more
 Illinois$4,249.7$10,026.4$49,776.1-2.7%12.8 more
 California$4,544.3$10,141.4$51,577.9-4.1%37.0 more
 Colorado$4,629.6$10,248.7$49,912.9-1.8%5.0 more
 New Jersey$7,153.0$10,580.8$55,848.5-4.2%8.8 more
 Connecticut$6,444.3$10,693.4$64,575.3-4.8%3.6 more
 Rhode Island$4,959.6$11,140.8$45,168.7-0.6%1.1 more
 Kentucky$4,666.5$12,018.5$36,170.1-4.0%4.3 more
 Alaska$14,211.0$14,670.5$71,475.78.0%0.7 more
 Massachusetts$5,877.9$14,975.2$58,786.9-2.4%6.5 more
 New York$6,640.9$15,400.2$59,649.61.2%19.3 more
 District of Columbia$10,426.8$16,525.0$172,107.7-1.3%0.6 more
Notes: actual estimated

Data Sources:
State GDP Information
Federal: Fed. Budget: Hist. Tables 2.1, 2.4, 2.5, 7.1
State and Local: State and Local Gov. Finances

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Data Sources for 2009:

GDP, GO: GDP, GO Sources
Federal: Fed. Budget: Hist. Tables 2.1, 2.4, 2.5, 7.1
State and Local: State and Local Gov. Finances

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US, State Population Update for 2014

On December 24, 2014 the US Census Bureau released its national and state population estimates for 2014.  On December 24, 2014 updated its US and state population data as follows:
  • We updated 2014 population data for US and states using data from US Census Bureau Population Estimates: vintage 2014 in file NST-EST2014-01.xls.
  • We projected 2014 thru 2019 for US and states assuming population rate change for 2013-24.
  • We updated 2015 thru 2019 for US using data from US Census Bureau 2012 National Population Projections in file NP2014-T1.xls. uses population data in computing per capita spending and revenue data.  You can see per capita spending data in a chart here, and in a table of spending here.

You can check the data update schedule here.

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