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62 Percent of the Federal Budget Goes to Entitlements

Created on October 16, 2012

62 Percent of the Federal Budget Goes to Entitlements

Federal Spending by the Numbers 2012

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18.7%

31.0%

49.2%

61.9%

Defense

Entitlements

SHARE OF TOTAL OUTLAYS

Source: Office of Management and Budget, Budget of the U.S. Government, FY 2013: Historical Tables, Table 8.3, February 2012, http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/budget/Historicals (accessed August 8, 2012).