Public Accountability Report Public Accountability Report

Ranking Illinois' Efforts: Expenditures by Program Area
(Appropriated Spending in Millions)
Program Area 2018 2017 2018
% of Budget
2017
% of Budget
Human Services $ 28,038.1 $ 26,503.2 35.6% 35.8%
Government Services $ 28,022.9 $ 25,088.5 35.6% 33.9%
Education $ 12,493.0 $ 12,153.9 15.9% 16.4%
Elementary and Secondary Education $ 10,458.4 $ 9,760.3 13.3% 13.2%
Higher Education $ 2,034.7 $ 2,393.6 2.6% 3.2%
Infrastructure and Economic Development $ 5,991.9 $ 6,738.5 7.6% 9.1%
Infrastructure $ 4,905.7 $ 5,538.4 6.2% 7.5%
Economic Development $ 1,086.3 $ 1,200.0 1.4% 1.6%
Public Safety $ 2,850.9 $ 2,101.6 3.6% 2.8%
Environment and Business Regulation $ 1,389.2 $ 1,389.6 1.8% 1.9%
Environment $ 1,186.5 $ 1,176.2 1.5% 1.6%
Business Regulation $ 202.7 $ 213.5 0.3% 0.3%
Totals $ 78,786.1 $ 73,975.2 100.0% 100.0%

Totals may not add due to rounding.