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Statistical Programs of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2015

Title:
Statistical Programs of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2015
Format:
Paperback
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GPO Stock Number:
041-001-00708-3
ISBN:
9780160925528
Description

Statistical Programs of the United States Government: Fiscal Year 2015 outlines the funding proposed for Federal statistical activities in the President’s budget.

This report fulfills a responsibility of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA, 44 U.S.C. 3504(e)(2)) to prepare an annual report on statistical program funding.  Statistical programs help agencies perform efficient cost-benefit analyses for policy making, budget planning and evaluating program efficiency. 

 

ITEM AVAILABLE DATE 11/03/14.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents:

 

INTRODUCTION.....................................................................................................1

 

CHAPTER 1: Overview of the Federal Statistical System and Statistical

 

Program Budgets ..................................................................................................3

 

The Value of Federal Statistics ........................................................................................... 3

 

The Structure of the Federal Statistical System .................................................................. 4

 

An Overview of Statistical Program Budgets..................................................................... 6

 

Table 1. Direct Funding for Statistical Programs, FY 2013–2015.............................. 7

 

Table 2. Reimbursable and Purchase Programs, FY 2015 ....................................... 15

 

CHAPTER 2: Principal Statistical Agency Programs.........................................21

 

Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) ............................................................................... 21

 

Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) ..................................................................................... 22

 

Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)...................................................................................... 23

 

Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS)........................................................................ 24

 

Census Bureau (Census) ................................................................................................... 25

 

Economic Research Service (ERS)................................................................................... 26

 

Energy Information Administration (EIA)........................................................................ 27

 

National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) .............................................................. 28

 

National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)............................................................. 29

 

National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS).................................................................. 30

 

National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics (NCSES) ................................... 31

 

Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics (ORES)..................................................... 32

 

Statistics of Income (SOI)................................................................................................. 33

 

CHAPTER 3: Other Statistical Programs of Federal Agencies..........................35

 

Department of Agriculture ................................................................................................ 35

 

Department of Commerce................................................................................................. 36

 

Department of Defense ..................................................................................................... 37

 

Department of Education .................................................................................................. 38

 

Department of Energy....................................................................................................... 40

 

Department of Health and Human Services...................................................................... 40

 

Department of Homeland Security ................................................................................... 48

 

Department of Housing and Urban Development............................................................. 49

 

Department of the Interior................................................................................................. 50

 

Department of Justice........................................................................................................ 51

 

Department of Labor......................................................................................................... 52

 

Department of State .......................................................................................................... 53

 

Department of Transportation ........................................................................................... 53

 

Department of Veterans Affairs ......................................................................................... 55

 

Other Statistical Programs of Federal Agencies................................................................ 56

 

CHAPTER 4: Statistical Standards, Interagency Groups, and Collaborative

 

Initiatives .............................................................................................................59

 

Statistical Policy Directives, Standards, and Guidance..................................................... 59

 

Interagency Groups ........................................................................................................... 63

 

Collaborative Activities and Initiatives ............................................................................. 68

 

APPENDIX A. Principal Statistical Agency Staffing Levels................................77

 

Table A.1 Staffing Levels by Principal Statistical Agency ........................................ 77

 

APPENDIX B. Glossary .........................................................................................80

 

Table B.1 Glossary of Department and Agency Abbreviations.................................... 80

Audience

The annual report provides Congress with a consolidated source for key budgetary and programmatic information about the Federal statistical system.

Product Details

Availability Details:
In Stock
USA Price:
$7.00
International Price:
$9.80
Publisher:
Executive Office of the President, Office of Management and Budget
Year/Pages:
2014: 89 p.
Key Phrases:
  • Report on Statistical Programs of the United States Government
Weight:
0.3125
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Cover:
Paper
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Item available Date:
10/01/2014
Last Status Update:
01/19/2017
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