Table 3-9: Gross Domestic Product (GDP) by Major Social Function

Table 3-9: Gross Domestic Product (GDP) by Major Social Function

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(Current $ billions)

  1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 (R) 2007 (R) 2008 2009
Total GDP 5,992 6,342 6,667 7,085 7,415 7,839 8,332 8,794 9,354 9,952 10,286 10,642 11,142 11,868 12,638 13,399 14,062 14,369 14,119
Housing 1,274 1,355 1,452 1,570 1,646 1,751 1,843 1,968 2,111 2,249 2,366 2,451 2,597 2,808 3,072 3,212 3,165 3,079 2,931
Percent of total 21.3 21.4 21.8 22.2 22.2 22.3 22.1 22.4 22.6 22.6 23.0 23.0 23.3 23.7 24.3 24.0 22.5 21.4 20.8
Healthcare 802 872 925 974 1,030 1,082 1,151 1,226 1,298 1,395 1,496 1,619 1,723 1,840 1,973 2,084 2,215 2,326 2,383
Percent of total 13.4 13.7 13.9 13.7 13.9 13.8 13.8 13.9 13.9 14.0 14.5 15.2 15.5 15.5 15.6 15.6 15.7 16.2 16.9
Food 784 814 830 878 887 944 968 996 1,055 1,117 1,148 1,161 1,207 1,279 1,339 1,412 1,498 1,573 1,562
Percent of total 13.1 12.8 12.4 12.4 12.0 12.0 11.6 11.3 11.3 11.2 11.2 10.9 10.8 10.8 10.6 10.5 10.7 10.9 11.1
Transportation 595 637 682 741 771 827 895 930 1,007 1,057 1,051 1,076 1,103 1,169 1,263 1,325 1,409 1,381 1,213
Percent of total 9.9 10.0 10.2 10.5 10.4 10.6 10.7 10.6 10.8 10.6 10.2 10.1 9.9 9.8 10.0 9.9 10.0 9.6 8.6
Education 393 412 432 457 490 519 554 586 628 679 724 749 792 829 875 931 996 1,054 1,059
Percent of total 6.6 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.6 6.6 6.6 6.7 6.7 6.8 7.0 7.0 7.1 7.0 6.9 7.0 7.1 7.3 7.5
Other 2,144 2,252 2,347 2,465 2,591 2,716 2,921 3,087 3,254 3,454 3,502 3,587 3,721 3,943 4,115 4,435 4,779 4,956 4,971
Percent of total 35.8 35.5 35.2 34.8 34.9 34.7 35.1 35.1 34.8 34.7 34.0 33.7 33.4 33.2 32.6 33.1 34.0 34.5 35.2

KEY: R = revised.

NOTES

Details may not add to totals due to independent rounding.

Other includes all other categories (e.g. entertainment, personal care products and services, and payments to pension plans).

SOURCE

U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, calculated based on data from U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis, National Income and Product Account Tables, available at http://www.bea.gov/national/nipaweb/Index.asp as of Oct. 19, 2010.