TABLE A-1 Budget Authority, Statistical Programs of the U.S. Government, by Department, Fiscal Years 1998 and 2008 (millions of 2008 dollars)

Department or Agency

Fiscal Year 1998

Fiscal Year 2008

Percent Changea

Agriculture

 

 

 

Economic Research Service*

103.0

77.4

–25

National Agricultural Statistics Service*

169.8

162.2

–4

Other agencies

238.2

255.7

+7

Commerce

 

 

 

Bureau of Economic Analysis*

61.2

77.2

+26

U.S. Census Bureau, except decennial census*

450.7

463.1

+3

U.S. Census Bureau, decennial census*

555.3

1,004.1

+81

Other agencies

81.2

91.4

+13

Defense

11.9

15.8

+33

Education

 

 

 

National Center for Education Statistics*

154.7

255.2

+65

Other agencies

N.A.

88.8

N.A.

Energy

 

 

 

Energy Information Administration*

95.4

95.5

±0

Other agencies

34.5

16.3

–53

Health and Human Services

 

 

 

National Center for Health Statistics*

121.7

113.6

–7

Other agencies

965.9

1,670.0

+73

Homeland Security

17.7

51.9

+193

Housing and Urban Development

42.7

50.6

+19

Interior

108.9

119.0

+9

Justice

 

 

 

Bureau of Justice Statistics*

38.3

41.8

+9

Other agencies

19.0

22.5

+18

Labor

 

 

 

Bureau of Labor Statistics*

546.8

544.3

±0

Other agencies

140.0

82.1

–41

Transportation

 

 

 

Bureau of Transportation Statistics*

30.5

27.5

–1

Other agencies

99.0

112.4

+14

Treasury (Internal Revenue Service)

 

 

 

Statistics of Income Division*

37.4

41.3

+10

Other agencies

17.0

N.A.

N.A.



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