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For Immediate Release: Thursday, September 22, 2022

Census Bureau Releases 2020 State and Local Government Finance Summary Brief

Press Release Number CB22-TPS.78

SEPT. 22, 2022 — The U.S. Census Bureau today released a summary brief and chart from the 2020 State and Local Government Finance survey. This report highlights changes in revenues, expenditures, debt, and cash and security holdings for the state and local government finance combined estimates.

Charts contained in this release include a breakdown of revenues by type (taxes, charges, federal support and other) and expenditures by function (such as health, education, police, utilities and highways).

For further information on state and local government finances, contact the Census Bureau’s Economy-Wide Statistics Division at 1-800-832-2839 or <ewd.local.finance@census.gov>.

The data and technical documentation for this release can be found at <www.census.gov/programs-surveys/gov-finances.html>.

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Kristina Barrett
Public Information Office
301-763-3030 or
877-861-2010 (U.S. and Canada only)


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