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    2020
Billions of Dollars
Line Name Period Value Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
1
Government social benefits
2020 4,214.389 3,107.126 3,107.126
2
To persons
2020 4,181.260 3,083.131 3,083.131
3
Federal
2020 3,372.998 2,324.392 2,324.392
4
Benefits from social insurance funds
2020 2,457.140 1,867.262 1,867.262
5
Social Security
2020 1,077.928 1,030.743 1,030.743
6
Medicare
2020 819.202 785.703 785.703
7
Unemployment Insurance
2020 536.644 27.590 27.590
8
State
2020 500.326 27.181 27.181
9
Railroad employees
2020 0.210 0.100 0.100
10
Federal employees
2020 0.463 0.308 0.308
11
Emergency unemployment compensation
2020 35.646 0.000 0.000
12
Railroad retirement
2020 13.126 13.024 13.024
13
Pension benefit guaranty
2020 0.781 0.671 0.671
14
Veterans life insurance
2020 0.821 0.916 0.916
15
Workers compensation
2020 3.244 3.237 3.237
16
Military medical insurance
2020 5.394 5.379 5.379
17
Veterans benefits
2020 144.630 129.891 129.891
18
Pension and disability
2020 112.009 102.656 102.656
19
Readjustment
2020 10.581 11.520 11.520
20
Other
2020 22.040 15.715 15.715
21
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
2020 83.766 54.686 54.686
22
Black lung benefits
2020 0.213 0.230 0.230
23
Supplemental security income
2020 53.626 53.436 53.436
24
Direct relief
. . . .
25
Refundable tax credits
2020 430.579 157.671 157.671
26
Other
2020 203.044 61.216 61.216
27
State and local
2020 808.262 758.739 758.739
28
Benefits from social insurance funds
2020 16.947 16.088 16.088
29
Temporary disability insurance
2020 9.699 8.465 8.465
30
Workers compensation
2020 7.248 7.623 7.623
31
Public assistance
2020 743.770 696.938 696.938
32
Medical care
2020 670.395 626.648 626.648
33
Medicaid
2020 657.258 614.030 614.030
34
Other medical care
2020 13.137 12.618 12.618
35
Family assistance
2020 20.926 20.166 20.166
36
Supplemental security income
2020 4.306 4.280 4.280
37
General assistance
2020 25.628 23.761 23.761
39
Other
2020 4.237 4.027 4.027
40
Education
2020 44.230 42.027 42.027
41
Employment and training
2020 1.293 1.265 1.265
42
Other
2020 2.022 2.421 2.421
43
To the rest of the world
2020 33.129 23.994 23.994
   

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