Medicare Covers a Large Portion of National Health Costs

Jan 9, 2020 Medicare covers more than 40 percent of the nation's home health care bills and more than 20 percent of most other health services

Download: Image | PDF | More Charts


Peter G. Peterson Foundation Chart Pack:

The PGPF chart pack illustrates that budget-making involves many competing priorities, limited resources, and complex issues. In this set of charts, we aim to frame the financial condition and fiscal outlook of the U.S. government within a broad economic, political, and demographic context.
Download (.PDF)

Understanding the Coronavirus Crisis

Key fiscal and economic indicators as the nation responds and recovers.

National Debt Clock

See the latest numbers and learn more about the causes of our high and rising debt.