Public Accountability Report Public Accountability Report

Ranking Illinois' Efforts: Expenditures by Program Area
(Appropriated Spending in Millions)
Program Area 2017 2016 2017
% of Budget
2016
% of Budget
Human Services $ 26,503.2 $ 24,704.7 35.8% 39.0%
Government Services $ 25,088.5 $ 18,940.2 33.9% 29.9%
Education $ 12,153.9 $ 10,202.0 16.4% 16.1%
Elementary and Secondary Education $ 9,760.3 $ 9,336.6 13.2% 14.7%
Higher Education $ 2,393.6 $ 865.4 3.2% 1.4%
Infrastructure and Economic Development $ 6,738.5 $ 6,564.9 9.1% 10.4%
Infrastructure $ 5,538.4 $ 5,563.0 7.5% 8.8%
Economic Development $ 1,200.0 $ 1,001.9 1.6% 1.6%
Public Safety $ 2,101.6 $ 1,686.6 2.8% 2.7%
Environment and Business Regulation $ 1,389.6 $ 1,241.9 1.9% 2.0%
Environment $ 1,176.2 $ 1,015.7 1.6% 1.6%
Business Regulation $ 213.5 $ 226.1 0.3% 0.4%
Totals $ 73,975.2 $ 63,340.3 100.0% 100.0%

Totals may not add due to rounding.