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Revenue Units: By default, government revenue is displayed in billions of dollars. But using a dropdown control in the table heading you can select $ bln 2005, pct GDP and more.
Chart Title: You can create a title for your chart. Use the text field to enter a title and click the button to the right of the text field.
US or State: By default, the chart shows overall United States government revenue. But you can select revenue for individual states by selecting the state dropdown control in the table heading.
State, Local: By default, you can chart state revenue or local revenue by clicking a radio button in the selection table. But you can chart state-and-local combined by selecting state n local in the state/local dropdown control in the table heading.
Linear/Log: By default, the data series are displayed as linear charts. But you can also select a log chart. Linear charts show constant amount changes as a straight line; Log charts show constant rates of change as a straight line.
Line/Bar: By default, the data series are displayed as line charts. But you can also select a bar chart.
Data Stack: By default, the data series are “stacked” when displayed on the chart. But you can change the setting to “un stack” the data series.
Chart Size: By default, the chart is displayed at medium size. But you can use the dropdown control to change the size.
Color: By default charts are displayed with color data lines and fill. You can change this to grayscale if you want.
US Budget Year: By default, the chart displays budgeted and estimated federal revenue in the current US Budget submitted to the Congress by the president. But you can look at previous budgeted numbers using this dropdown control.

Data Range

Start Year: You can select any start year you want using the dropdown control in the table heading. At the top and bottom of the dropdown only years ending in “0” are shown. Select a start year to get close, then select the start year you want.
End Year: You can select any end year you want using the dropdown control in the table heading. At the top and bottom of the dropdown only years ending in “0” are shown. Select an end year to get close, then select the end year you want.
Category (max 5)Sub-categoryFed Gov. 
Xfer 
State Local Total   
 
Data Series: Select a revenue series you want to chart from a dropdown on the left. If you select on the bottom dropdown you will add a data series (up to a maximum of five). The right-hand dropdown allows you to replace a data series with a more narrowly focused series. Click the “X” link to remove a data series from the chart.
 
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If you’d like to create your own custom chart of revenue data you should use the table above to make your selections.

  • Select the year range: Select the start year and the end year you want by selecting the years you want in the two year dropdown boxes.
  • Select revenue items: Just select the revenue item you want from the dropdown control. Then click a radio button to select the level of government: federal, state, or local. If you select from the < select > you will add another data series to your chart. Up to 5 data series are allowed at once. Click the “X” link to remove a data series from the chart.
  • Select units: You can select the display in billions of nominal (i.e. inflated) dollars, billions of real (i.e. year 2005) dollars, or as percent of GDP.
  • Choose chart features: You can select the size of the chart, switch from bar chart to line chart, select color or black and white, stacked or not. You can also blow up the chart to fill the screen with the “fullsize” tab control above the chart display.

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Below is a formatted version of the data displayed in the chart.

Federal Deficit
Fiscal Years 1792 to 2010
YearGDP-US
$ billion nominal
Population-US
million
Federal Deficit -fed
percent GDP
1792MW gdp4.1730.62a
1793MW gdp4.300-0.08a
1794MW gdp4.4320.48a
1795MW gdp4.5670.36a
1796MW gdp4.707-0.65a
1797MW gdp4.850-0.64a
1798MW gdp4.998-0.07a
1799MW gdp5.1510.46a
1800MW gdp5.308-0.03a
1801MW gdp5.476-0.90a
1802MW gdp5.648-1.59a
1803MW gdp5.826-0.67a
1804MW gdp6.010-0.59a
1805MW gdp6.199-0.55a
1806MW gdp6.395-0.94a
1807MW gdp6.596-1.37a
1808MW gdp6.804-1.10a
1809MW gdp7.0190.36a
1810MW gdp7.240-0.18a
1811MW gdp7.450-0.84a
1812MW gdp7.6661.32a
1813MW gdp7.8891.78a
1814MW gdp8.1182.18a
1815MW gdp8.3541.80a
1816MW gdp8.596-2.11a
1817MW gdp8.846-1.47a
1818MW gdp9.102-0.25a
1819MW gdp9.367-0.44a
1820MW gdp9.6380.06a
1821MW gdp9.9210.18a
1822MW gdp10.212-0.64a
1823MW gdp10.511-0.77a
1824MW gdp10.8190.12a
1825MW gdp11.136-0.74a
1826MW gdp11.462-0.95a
1827MW gdp11.798-0.75a
1828MW gdp12.144-0.93a
1829MW gdp12.500-1.03a
1830MW gdp12.866-0.94a
1831MW gdp13.235-1.27a
1832MW gdp13.614-1.29a
1833MW gdp14.005-0.92a
1834MW gdp14.406-0.25a
1835MW gdp14.819-1.35a
1836MW gdp15.244-1.39a
1837MW gdp15.6820.80a
1838MW gdp16.1310.49a
1839MW gdp16.594-0.27a
1840MW gdp17.0700.32a
1841MW gdp17.6010.59a
1842MW gdp18.1490.33a
1843MW gdp18.7140.23a
1844MW gdp19.296-0.41a
1845MW gdp19.897-0.38a
1846MW gdp20.516-0.07a
1847MW gdp21.1541.28a
1848MW gdp21.8130.39a
1849MW gdp22.4920.56a
1850MW gdp23.192-0.17a
1851MW gdp23.909-0.18a
1852MW gdp24.648-0.12a
1853MW gdp25.409-0.32a
1854MW gdp26.195-0.36a
1855MW gdp27.004-0.06a
1856MW gdp27.839-0.02a
1857MW gdp28.6990.07a
1858MW gdp29.5860.80a
1859MW gdp30.5010.53a
1860MW gdp31.4430.31a
1861MW gdp32.0910.65a
1862MW gdp32.7537.28a
1863MW gdp33.4287.82a
1864MW gdp34.1176.29a
1865MW gdp34.8209.65a
1866MW gdp35.537-0.40a
1867MW gdp36.270-1.53a
1868MW gdp37.017-0.27a
1869MW gdp37.780-0.53a
1870MW gdp38.558-1.24a
1871MW gdp39.588-1.13a
1872MW gdp40.646-1.11a
1873MW gdp41.732-0.42a
1874MW gdp42.8470.04a
1875MW gdp43.991-0.08a
1876MW gdp45.166-0.29a
1877MW gdp46.373-0.40a
1878MW gdp47.612-0.19a
1879MW gdp48.883-0.04a
1880MW gdp50.189-0.60a
1881MW gdp51.342-0.83a
1882MW gdp52.521-1.19a
1883MW gdp53.726-1.09a
1884MW gdp54.960-0.84a
1885MW gdp56.222-0.48a
1886MW gdp57.513-0.71a
1887MW gdp58.833-0.75a
1888MW gdp60.184-0.77a
1889MW gdp61.566-0.58a
1890MW gdp62.980-0.52a
1891MW gdp64.192-0.13a
1892MW gdp65.428-0.02a
1893MW gdp66.6880.02a
1894MW gdp67.9720.50a
1895MW gdp69.2810.26a
1896MW gdp70.6150.14a
1897MW gdp71.9740.18a
1898MW gdp73.3600.26a
1899MW gdp74.7730.49a
1900MW gdp76.212-0.20a
1901MW gdp77.680-0.26a
1902MW gdp79.176-0.33a
1903MW gdp80.701-0.24i
1904MW gdp82.255-0.06i
1905MW gdp83.8390.01i
1906MW gdp85.453-0.12i
1907MW gdp87.099-0.29i
1908MW gdp88.7760.02i
1909MW gdp90.4860.09i
1910MW gdp92.229-0.10i
1911MW gdp93.523-0.11i
1912MW gdp94.8360.01i
1913MW gdp96.1670.02a
1914MW gdp97.5160.20i
1915MW gdp98.8850.55i
1916MW gdp100.2730.31i
1917MW gdp101.6801.80i
1918MW gdp103.10711.75i
1919MW gdp104.55416.64i
1920MW gdp106.022-0.67i
1921MW gdp107.626-0.91i
1922MW gdp109.254-0.67a
1923MW gdp110.908-0.65i
1924MW gdp112.586-0.72i
1925MW gdp114.290-0.46i
1926MW gdp116.019-0.66i
1927MW gdp117.775-0.97a
1928MW gdp119.557-0.67i
1929MW gdp121.366-0.46i
193092.2123.203-0.95i
193177.4124.0710.17i
193259.5124.9452.74a
193357.2125.8253.22i
193466.8126.7123.08a
193574.3127.6054.07i
193684.9128.5044.70a
193793129.4102.80i
193887.4130.3211.40a
193993.5131.2402.29i
1940102.9132.1652.97a
1941129.4133.9663.65i
1942166135.79211.74a
1943203.1137.64327.43i
1944224.6139.51921.87a
1945228.2141.42123.52i
1946227.8143.3498.84a
1947249.9145.303-1.29i
1948274.8147.283-4.24a
1949272.8149.291-1.45i
1950300.2151.3260.42a
1951347.3153.917-2.24a
1952367.7156.552-0.06a
1953389.7159.2321.48a
1954391.1161.9580.47a
1955426.2164.7310.36a
1956450.1167.551-1.18a
1957474.9170.420-1.11a
1958482173.3370.01a
1959522.5176.3051.54a
1960543.3179.323-0.46a
1961563.3181.5880.63a
1962605.1183.8811.18a
1963638.6186.2040.74a
1964685.8188.5550.86a
1965743.7190.9370.19a
1966815193.3480.45a
1967861.7195.7901.00a
1968942.5198.2632.67a
19691019.9200.766-0.32a
19701075.9203.3020.26a
19711167.8205.5151.97a
19721282.4207.7521.82a
19731428.5210.0131.04a
19741548.8212.2990.40a
19751688.9214.6093.15a
19761877.6216.9453.93a
19772086219.3072.57a
19782356.6221.6942.51a
19792632.1224.1071.55a
19802862.5226.5462.58a
19813210.9228.6702.46a
19823345230.8153.83a
19833638.1232.9795.71a
19844040.7235.1644.59a
19854346.7237.3694.88a
19864590.1239.5954.82a
19874870.2241.8423.07a
19885252.6244.1102.95a
19895657.7246.3992.70a
19905979.6248.7103.70a
19916174251.8024.36a
19926539.3254.9334.44a
19936878.7258.1033.71a
19947308.7261.3122.78a
19957664264.5612.14a
19968100.2267.8501.33a
19978608.5271.1800.25a
19989089.1274.552-0.76a
19999665.7277.966-1.30a
200010289.7282.162-2.30a
200110625.3284.969-1.21a
200210980.2287.6251.44a
200311512.2290.1083.28a
200412277292.8053.36a
200513095.4295.5172.43a
200613857.9298.3801.79a
200714480.3301.2311.11a
200814720.3304.0943.12a
200914417.9306.7729.80a
201014958.3309.3508.65a

Legend:
a - actual reported
i - interpolated between actual reported values

Data Sources for 1792:
GDP: See Measuring Worth
Federal: Bicentennial Edition: Historical Statistics of the US, Colonial Times to 1970
State and Local: not available

Data Sources for 2010:
GDP: US Bureau of Economic Analysis
Federal: Fed. Budget: Hist. Tables 2.1, 2.4, 2.5, 7.1
State and Local: State and Local Gov. Finances
Guesstimated” by projecting the latest change in reported revenue forward to future years

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Revenue Data Sources

Revenue data is from official government sources.
  Federal data since 1962 comes from the president’s budget.
  All other revenue data comes from the US Census Bureau.

Gross Domestic Product data comes from US Bureau of Economic Analysis and measuringworth.com.

Detailed table of revenue data sources here.

Federal revenue data begins in 1792.

State and local revenue data begins in 1890.

State and local revenue data for individual states begins in 1957.

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Data Sources for 1792_2010:

Sources for 1792:

GDP: See Measuring Worth
Federal: Bicentennial Edition: Historical Statistics of the US, Colonial Times to 1970
State and Local: not available

Sources for 2010:

GDP: US Bureau of Economic Analysis
Federal: Fed. Budget: Hist. Tables 2.1, 2.4, 2.5, 7.1
State and Local: State and Local Gov. Finances
Guesstimated” by projecting the latest change in reported revenue forward to future years

> data sources for other years
> data update schedule.

Federal Revenue by State for 2013

On April 6, 2014, we updated usgovernmentspending.com with the numbers from "SOI Tax Stats - Gross Collections, by Type of Tax and State, Fiscal Year - IRS Data Book Table 5" of the IRS Data Book for 2013.  The data can be viewed on the Federal Revenue by State page here.

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