Historical Expenditures


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Spending by major account category, 2000-2016
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Fiscal Year End Totals:

2016$11,609,717,699
2015$10,980,573,897
2014$10,449,446,342
2013$10,162,630,170
2012$9,877,169,064
2011$9,802,019,177
2010$9,590,307,673
2009$9,136,917,676
2008$8,711,994,668
2007$8,164,016,229
2006$7,975,526,250
2005$7,495,714,112
2004$7,104,161,484
2003$6,807,374,471
2002$6,582,831,022
2001$6,058,040,449
2000$5,800,835,535
Fiscal years ended June 30, 20xx
Source - Annual Budgetary Report; For the year ended 6-30-04 page 54, for the year ended 6-30-09 page 52, for the year ended 6-30-10 page 52, for the year ended 6-30-11 page 52, for the year ended 6-30-12 page 52, for the year ended 6-30-13 page 52, for the year ended 6-30-14 page 39, for the year ended 6-30-15 page 39 and for the year ended 6-30-16 page 39.


Expenditures by agency, by major account category for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2016

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AgencyPersonal ServicesOperating ExpensesTravelCapital OutlayGovernment AidTotal
Abstracters, Board of Examiners$27,820$12,973$8,508$3,851$0$53,152
Accountability and Disclosure Commission$543,805$267,856$7,368$0$0$819,029
Administrative Services, Department of$41,979,451$375,259,929$257,851$19,269,861$2,651,442$439,418,534
Aeronautics, Department of$1,413,951$806,056$57,810$120,037$29,129,147$31,527,001
Agriculture, Department of$10,462,940$6,282,101$866,948$234,889$242,419$18,089,297
Agriculture, State Board of$0$0$0$0$4,069,956$4,069,956
Arts Council$620,921$171,618$16,919$0$1,626,340$2,435,798
Attorney General$8,159,269$1,372,866$250,519$57,902$0$9,840,556
Auditor of Public Accounts$3,436,600$204,186$44,941$3,967$0$3,689,694
Banking and Finance, Department of$5,493,520$764,929$250,322$6,480$0$6,515,251
Barber Examiners, Board of$109,920$12,037$3,793$0$0$125,750
Blind and Visually Impaired, Commission for$2,907,784$1,109,442$249,820$56,397$1,111,284$5,434,727
Board of Engineers and Architects$417,967$217,055$14,030$0$0$649,052
Brand Committee$3,794,667$178,205$498,778$72,970$0$4,544,620
Corn Development, Utilization and Marketing Board$446,980$6,670,840$176,327$0$0$7,294,147
Correctional Services, Department of$138,702,421$102,083,279$965,719$3,421,456$3,886,370$249,059,245
Criminal Justice, Commission on Law Enforcement and$3,284,619$3,584,310$116,597$34,009$12,755,825$19,775,360
Dairy Industry Development Board$0$1,336,625$884$0$0$1,337,509
Deaf/Hard of Hearing, Commission of the$718,977$266,785$40,952$2,045$0$1,028,759
Dry Bean Commission$44,773$247,429$38,459$0$0$330,661
Economic Development, Department of$4,704,156$1,550,704$326,059$5,974$36,706,130$43,293,023
Education, State Department of$36,325,759$27,975,938$1,976,254$96,314$1,576,957,499$1,643,331,764
Educational Lands and Funds, Board of$2,160,597$14,494,363$28,220$147,198$0$16,830,378
Educational Telecommunications Commission$4,218,586$5,144,543$195,468$983,431$210,672$10,752,700
Electrical Board$1,244,550$166,937$175,177$856$0$1,587,520
Energy Agency$1,223,478$337,162$33,745$0$10,079,492$11,673,877
Environmental Quality, Department of$14,964,190$19,664,872$421,357$153,047$63,072,733$98,276,199
Equal Opportunity Commission$1,556,704$308,375$26,830$11,266$0$1,903,175
Ethanol Board$359,235$245,580$20,118$0$0$624,933
Fire Marshal, State$4,572,917$780,710$451,422$139,901$127,042$6,071,992
Foster Care Review Board, State$1,778,229$420,088$51,132$15,587$0$2,265,036
Game and Parks Commission$37,545,560$33,447,074$475,460$4,293,611$29,773,605$105,535,310
Geologists, Board of$0$22,866$6,088$0$0$28,954
Governor$1,755,242$180,764$28,704$0$0$1,964,710
Grain Sorghum Development, Utilization and Marketing Board$49,359$41,882$12,673$0$0$103,914
Health and Human Services System$320,355,562$212,568,955$5,095,901$3,724,185$2,673,049,946$3,214,794,549
Historical Society, Nebraska State$4,239,120$2,502,432$103,291$4,544,517$116,273$11,505,633
Indian Affiars, Commission on$193,597$18,339$5,333$0$0$217,269
Industrial Relations, Commission of$224,050$39,303$3,345$2,009$0$268,707
Insurance, Department of$8,057,137$12,222,163$366,415$96,962$347,673$21,090,350
Investment Council, Nebraska$1,276,759$1,115,917$31,018$0$0$2,423,694
Labor, Department of$21,668,621$10,913,786$490,516$149,855$7,447,031$40,669,809
Land Surveyors, State Board of Examiners for$0$13,223$2,931$0$0$16,154
Landscape Architects, State Board of$0$18,268$2,094$0$0$20,362
Legislative Council$16,940,300$1,519,097$679,459$452,102$0$19,590,958
Library Commission$2,623,225$692,995$41,549$59,838$1,888,806$5,306,413
Lieutenant Governor$114,528$5,785$16,062$0$0$136,375
Liquor Control Commission$922,232$253,944$15,057$0$0$1,191,233
Mexican-Americans, Commission on$185,216$11,851$6,867$1,569$0$205,503
Military, Department of$9,551,628$18,203,632$193,593$2,108,787$40,471,142$70,528,782
Motor Vehicle Industry Licensing Board$587,045$69,861$54,085$0$0$710,991
Motor Vehicles, Department of$11,254,967$10,974,020$320,558$44,656$39,596$22,633,797
Natural Resources, Department of$7,356,388$5,000,353$327,668$692,508$16,752,950$30,129,867
Oil and Gas Conservation Commission$634,805$82,900$14,029$8,297$0$740,031
Pardons, Board of$800,732$134,444$5,591$10,586$0$951,353
Postsecondary Education, Coordinating Commission for$1,163,784$263,182$22,280$0$18,553,490$20,002,736
Power Review Board$267,432$216,024$15,135$10,223$0$508,814
Public Accountancy, Nebraska State Board of$242,319$109,703$17,623$0$0$369,645
Public Advocacy, Commission on$946,041$173,935$30,915$1,283$2,217,204$3,369,378
Public Service Commission$3,601,008$6,712,745$119,536$47,372$46,592,232$57,072,893
Racing Commission, State$288,651$116,638$53,147$1,126$105,615$565,177
Real Estate Commission, State$703,620$419,457$47,904$1,816$0$1,172,797
Real Property Appraiser Board$197,291$122,233$14,824$0$0$334,348
Retirement Systems, Public Employees'$3,013,961$771,584,371$27,316$1,836$47,477,438$822,104,922
Revenue, Department of$26,166,615$61,409,859$310,095$319,262$296,111,588$384,317,419
Roads, Department of$142,329,007$195,526,267$1,079,592$485,186,678$83,573,897$907,695,441
Secretary of State$2,239,833$5,240,747$18,033$2,289$3,054$7,503,956
State Colleges$69,268,343$28,631,279$2,753,618$2,776,522$48,842,048$152,271,810
State Patrol$57,689,108$16,896,489$315,737$5,295,691$952,417$81,149,442
State Treasurer$3,013,405$16,788,732$32,516$66,706$21,024,715$40,926,074
Status of Women, Nebraska Commission on the$0$0$0$0$0$0
Supreme Court$98,517,543$73,613,359$2,099,114$93,821$1,089,507$175,413,344
Tax Equalization and Review Commission$688,961$89,683$8,376$2,056$0$789,076
Technical Community Colleges$0$0$0$0$98,891,562$98,891,562
Tourism Commission$888,545$4,230,644$162,966$5,689$518,810$5,806,654
University of Nebraska$1,194,071,995$643,220,140$42,400,343$362,406,292$403,245,519$2,645,344,289
Veterans' Affairs, Department of$943,486$201,115$29,159$74,099$1,632,108$2,879,967
Wheat Development, Utilization and Marketing Board$199,062$1,311,192$77,296$0$0$1,587,550
Workers' Compensation Court$4,084,670$1,340,558$31,620$19,688$750,456$6,226,992
Total$2,352,535,539$2,710,209,999$65,537,759$897,339,369$5,584,095,033$11,609,717,699

Sources: Nebraska Annual Budgetary Report for the year ended
June 30, 2016 - Schedule of Expenditures by major account category, pages 27-39
June 30, 2015 - Schedule of Expenditures by major account category, pages 27-39
June 30, 2014 - Schedule of Expenditures by major account category, pages 27-39
June 30, 2013 - Schedule of Expenditures by major account category, pages 42-52
June 30, 2012 - Schedule of Expenditures by major account category, pages 42-52
June 30, 2011 - Schedule of Expenditures by major account category, pages 42-52
June 30, 2010 - Schedule of Expenditures by major account category, pages 42-52
June 30, 2005 - Schedule of Expenditures by major account category, pages 42-53
June 30, 2000 - Schedule of Expenditures by major account category, pages 44-57