Figure 5-1 U.S. Gross Domestic Product by Major Societal Function: 2005

Figure 5-1 U.S. Gross Domestic Product by Major Societal Function: 2005

(Percent)

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Function 2005
Housing 25.9
Health care 17.0
Food 11.6
Transportation-related a 10.6
Education 7.5
Recreation 7.0
Other b 20.4

a Includes all consumer and government purchases of goods (e.g., vehicles and fuel) and services (e.g., auto insurance) and exports related to transportation.
b
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 from data in U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis, Survey of Current Business, October 2006.