Federal Government Dependence Spending Now Higher than Disposable Income
Created on February 8, 2012
Chart 13 • CDA 12-02:
The 2012 Index of Dependence on Government
Sources: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis, National Income and Products Account, Table 2.1, and Heritage Foundation calculations using data from the Office of Management and Budget, U.S. Department of Education, Social Security Administration, and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.