This study is provided by ICPSR. ICPSR provides leadership and training in data access, curation, and methods of analysis for a diverse and expanding social science research community.

Consolidated Federal Funds Report (CFFR), Fiscal Year 1996 (ICPSR 3147)

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


The Consolidated Federal Funds Report CFFR data, obtained from federal government agencies, cover 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 (Part 1) includes FIPS geographic code, state abbreviated name, county name, place name, population, congressional district code, program identification code, object/assistance type code, agency code, and amount in whole dollars. For each unique FIPS code all programs are listed, and for each program all records with different object categories are listed. The CFFR Program Identification File (Part 2) contains program identification codes and their respective program titles. The CFFR Federal Agency File (Part 3) contains all four-digit (FIPS-95) codes identifying specific agencies.

Series: Consolidated Federal Funds Report (CFFR) Series

Access Notes

  • Data in this collection are available only to users at ICPSR member institutions. Please log in so we can determine if you are with a member institution and have access to these data files.


DS0:  Study-Level Files
DS1:  CFFR Data File - Download All Files (46.263 MB)
DS2:  CFFR Program Identification File - Download All Files (0.176 MB)
DS3:  CFFR Federal Agency File - Download All Files (0.116 MB)

Study Description


U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census. CONSOLIDATED FEDERAL FUNDS REPORT (CFFR), FISCAL YEAR 1996. Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census [producer], 1997. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2001. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR03147.v1

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR03147.v1

Export Citation:

  • RIS (generic format for RefWorks, EndNote, etc.)
  • EndNote XML (EndNote X4.0.1 or higher)

Scope of Study

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

Geographic Coverage:    United States

Time Period:   

  • 1996

Date of Collection:   

  • 1996

Universe:    Federal government expenditures or obligations in state, county, and subcounty areas of the United States. United States territories (American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands) and the District of Columbia are included.

Data Type(s):    aggregate data

Data Collection Notes:

The codebook is provided by the principal investigator as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file. The PDF file format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated and can be accessed using PDF reader software, such as the Adobe Acrobat Reader. Information on how to obtain a copy of the Acrobat Reader is provided on the ICPSR Web site.


Data Source:

(1) United States government agencies, including the Federal Assistance Award Data System (FAADS), Federal Procurement Data System, Office of Personnel Management, Department of Defense, Postal Service, Internal Revenue Service, Coast Guard, Public Health Service, and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and (2) Census Bureau's Federal Aid to States survey


Original ICPSR Release:   2001-05-09

Version History:

  • 2006-01-18 File CB3147.ALL.PDF was removed from any previous datasets and flagged as a study-level file, so that it will accompany all downloads.

Related Publications


Metadata Exports

If you're looking for collection-level metadata rather than an individual metadata record, please visit our Metadata Records page.

Download Statistics