Highlights of the total government outlays from President Bush's proposed 2002 budget, in billions of dollars. Numbers for 2001 and 2002 are estimates.

 

Function 2001 2002
National Defense 299.1 319.2
International Affairs 17.5 21.0
Science, Space, Tech 19.7 20.8
Energy -0.7 -0.3  
Environment 27.4   27.5 
Agriculture 25.9   18.6   
Commerce, Housing Credit -0.8   6.9   
Transportation 51.1   55.0 
Community Development 10.6 11.7   
Education, Social Services 65.3   76.6 
Health 175.3  201.5 
Medicare 219.3  229.9 
Income Security 262.6  275.7 
Social Security 433.6  455.1 
Veterans Benefits 45.4  51.6 
Administration of Justice 29.4  32.3 
General Government 16.8 16.3 
Net Interest 206.4  188.1