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State & local government expenditures by function

Washington state & local government expenditures
Fiscal Year 2013

($ millions)

Category Expenditures
K-12 Education $12,452
Public Welfare $9,959
Health Hospitals $7,781
Higher Education $6,281
Governmental Administration $4,060
Highways $3,636
Sewerage, Solid Waste $2,609
Recreation $2,577
Interest on General Debt $2,183
Correction $1,604
Police & Fire Protection $3,058
Other $3,312
Total $59,513

Fiscal Year 2014

 

  • About half of state and local government expenditures are driven by education enrollments, and public welfare and corrections caseloads.

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Last modified: December 21, 2016
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