Versus $-171 billion last month
- The US federal deficit for September came in at $-62 billion versus $-60 billion estimate.
- Last month it was $-171 billion.
- Compared to a year ago, the September deficit then was at $-125 billion.
- Year-to-date deficit $2.772 trillion verse 2000 deficit of $3.132 trillion
- September outlays $521 billion versus $498 billion in September 2020
- September receipts came in at $468 billion versus $373 billion in September 2020