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October 31, 2008

Contracts data was updated for all 24 CFO Act agencies at this time.

Assistance data was updated for 20 of 24 CFO act agencies. Updates are currently pending for the following agencies: DHS, NRC, NSF and TREAS.

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Federal Assistance by Type of Recipient

Table shows amounts in billions of dollars, and is sorted by FY 2008 dollars.
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Recipient category FY 2000FY 2001FY 2002FY 2003FY 2004FY 2005FY 2006FY 2007FY 2008FY 20091Q * Partial year help link
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FY 2000-2009FY 2008 Rank
Expand table link Government $292.629$324.817$383.747$452.354$428.888$422.072$491.451$521.720$407.530$1.569$3,726.7771
Expand table link Higher Education $39.619$40.085$40.457$53.371$43.721$47.213$45.214$46.513$103.287$1.113$460.5932
Expand table link For Profits $29.108$23.325$8.992$9.796$10.591$10.430$25.972$73.338$63.069$0.822$255.4443
Nonprofits $15.215$14.491$27.000$23.344$22.918$21.673$23.489$34.279$29.088$0.017$211.5154
Other $1.099$2.807$2.220$2.583$1.883$2.661$3.452$29.064$11.595$0.009$57.3745
Individuals Individuals help link $1,227.206$1,401.558$1,558.822$1,678.510$1,666.178$1,713.440$1,862.299$0.090$0.057$0.001$11,108.1626
Total $1,604.877$1,807.084$2,021.239$2,219.959$2,174.179$2,217.488$2,451.877$705.003$614.628$3.531$15,819.865--

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