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United States Government Space Budget

United States Government Space Budgets

The United States spent $## billion on space activities in 2015. The majority of this spending, ##%, went toward national security space activities within the Department of Defense (DoD) budget. The second largest space budget was for NASA, which received $## billion in 2015. In addition to these two agencies, which make up ##% of total U.S. government space spending, at least seven additional agencies received funding to conduct space activities.

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The United States spent $## billion on civil space activities in FY 2015, up ##% from FY 2014. Civil spending accounts for just under half of total U.S. space spending. The largest contributor to civil space spending is NASA, which made up 85.8% of total U.S. civil space spending in 2015. NASA’s...
The majority of U.S. space spending in FY 2015, ##%, was directed toward national security space programs, including those conducted by the military services, the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO), and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA). The total DoD space budget in FY 2015 was...

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