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Consolidated Federal Funds Report (CFFR), Fiscal Year 1986 (ICPSR 8720)

Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census


This collection presents data on federal expenditures or obligations for the following categories: grants, salaries and wages, procurement contracts, direct payments for individuals, other direct payments, direct loans, guaranteed or insured loans, and insurance. Information available in the CFFR Data File includes government identification code, program identification code, object/assistance type code, amount in whole dollars, and FIPS code. For each unique government unit code, all programs are listed, and for each program, all records with different object categories are listed. The CFFR Geographic Reference Files A and B supply the names and governmental unit codes for all state, county and subcounty areas in the United States. In addition, these files include associated geographic codes (FIPS, GSA, and Census Bureau place codes), the 1984 population, and the congressional districts serving each governmental unit. Congressional districts of the 99th Congress are shown in File A, while those of the 100th Congress are shown in File B. The CFFR Program Identification File contains program identification codes and their respective program titles.

Series: Consolidated Federal Funds Report (CFFR) Series

Access Notes

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DS0:  Study-Level Files
DS1:  CCFR Data File - Download All Files (15.789 MB)
DS2:  Geographic Reference File A - Download All Files (8.437 MB)
DS3:  Program Identification File - Download All Files (8.437 MB)
DS4:  Geographic Reference File B - Download All Files (2.551 MB)

Study Description


U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census. CONSOLIDATED FEDERAL FUNDS REPORT (CCFR), FISCAL YEAR 1986. Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census [producer], 1986. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1987. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08720.v1

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08720.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    federal budget, geographic distribution, government programs, government expenditures, government spending

Geographic Coverage:    United States

Time Period:   

  • 1986

Universe:    Federal government expenditures or obligations in state, county and subcounty areas of the United States, United States territories, and the District of Columbia.

Data Type(s):    aggregate data

Data Collection Notes:

Certain categories of federal government spending have been intentionally excluded from this report. These include such items as interest on federal government debt, travel expenses when not provided under contract, and international payments and foreign aid.


Data Source:

Federal Assistance Award Data System, Federal Procurement Data System, Office of Personnel Management, Department of Defense, United States Postal Service, Internal Revenue Service, United States Coast Guard, and other government agencies


Original ICPSR Release:   1988-01-06

Version History:

  • 2006-01-18 File CB8720.PDF was removed from any previous datasets and flagged as a study-level file, so that it will accompany all downloads.

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