Historical Budget Data

Every year, CBO regularly publishes historical information on the government’s revenues, outlays, and deficits or surpluses based on data published by the Office of Management and Budget. Figures are reported in nominal dollars and as a percentage of gross domestic product.

Use this menu to filter CBO's publications by topic. From January 2011 forward, all the agency's products are categorized by topic. Cost estimates released prior to the 112th Congress are not categorized by topic.