Month by Month Federal Expenditures, 2001-2011

March 4, 2011 - 9:36 AM

Here is the actual amount that was disbursed from U.S. Treasury Department accounts each month over the past decade as reported in the Daily Treasury Statement issued for the last business day of the month in question:

                    Total Federal Expenditures

2001

January                       391.208

February                     407.195          

March                          397.807

April                            492.804

May                             447.991

June                            356.607

July                              377.502

August                         480.290

September                   331.080

October                        437.224

November                     501.067

December                     433.655

2002

January                        469.850

February                      489.752

March                           442.983

April                             586.733

May                              595.931

June                             460.157

July                              488.409

August                         548.625

September                   509.630

October                        523.662

November                     466.774

December                     527.304

2003

January                        556.810

February                       536.861          

March                            517.971

April                              583.374

May                               566.048

June                              582.499

July                               499.620

August                          519.942

September                    546.933

October                         575.979

November                     482.941

December                     568.462

2004

January                        542.056                      

February                      557.033

March                           606.260

April                             682.118

May                             531.517

June                            612.821

July                             568.393

August                        615.003

September                  644.640

October                       480.696

November                    622.044

December                    654.731

2005

January                       510.888

February                     594.511

March                          680.645

April                             608.060

May                              628.092

June                             637.286

July                               465.974

August                         548.854

September                   643.953

October                        490.303

November                     577.355

December                     627.820

2006

January                        563.187

February                      606.446

March                           703.736

April                             583.990

May                              667.286

June                             661.956

July                              507.934

August                         674.098

September                   573.501

October                        541.914

November                     678.858

December                     577.955

2007

January                         560.389

February                       636.901          

March                            706.760

April                              693.191

May                              704.626

June                             582.361

July                              508.332

August                         769.735

September                   522.444

October                        565.113

November                     702.083

December                     613.482

2008

January                        642.485                      

February                      752.303

March                           654.270

April                             778.609                      

May                             786.795

June                            695.720

July                             699.046

August                        695.631

September                  748.106

October                    1,069.960 Monthly Spending First Tops Trillion

November                     928.474

December                     989.379

2009

January                      1,124.877

February                        833.021

March                         1,009.644

April                           1,028.822

May                              984.841

June                           1,012.006

July                             1,099.764

August                           943.317

September                     869.973

October                       1,040.254

November                      856.826

December                    1,054.156

2010

January                          726.278

February                        869.304

March                             909.161

April                            1,101.309

May                                848.648

June                            1,046.179

July                              1,032.540

August                          987.829

September                 1,064.800

October                        846.304

November                     927.843

December                   1,021.566

2011

January                         911.411

February                     1,009.944