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U.S. Contributions to the United Nations

Created on July 22, 2011

U.S. Contributions to the United Nations

In 2010, the U.S. contributed $7.7 billion to the United Nations, 21 percent more than in 2009.

 

$7.7 billion

Fiscal Year

2010 2009 2008 2007 2006  2005 2004 2003 2002 2001

Sources: FY 2001–2005: Letter from the White House Office of Management and Budget to Senator Tom Coburn, July 28, 2006, the Hudson Institute, at http://www.eyeontheun.org/assets/attachments/documents/OMB_report_on_US_contributions_to_UN.pdf (July 22, 2011); FY 2006–2008: U.S. Department of State, “Report to Congress on U.S. Contributions to the United Nations System,” May 15, 2008, at http://www.state.gov/documents/organization/130242.pdf (July 22, 2011), and February 2, 2010, at http://www.state.gov/documents/organization/137490.pdf (July 22, 2011); FY 2009–2010: White House Office of Management and Budget, Annual Report on United States Contributions to the United Nations, June 7, 2010, at http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/omb/assets/legislative_reports/us_contributions_to_the_un_06112010.pdf (July 22, 2011), and June 6, 2011, at http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/omb/assets/legislative_reports/us_contributions_to_the_un_06062011.pdf (July 22, 2011).

 

Chart 1 •  WM 3324

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