The government has spent over $5 trillion responding to the pandemic – that’s hard to wrap your head around.
We’re here to help.
The best way to understand how your taxpayer dollars are being spent is to dive into the data. Use our visualizations to see who received pandemic relief money and what they spent it on.
Explore charts and graphs that break down the data.
Search for pandemic spending in your area – right down to your zip code.
See pandemic funding by category, like Health Care & Small Businesses.
Making sense of prime and sub-recipient data.
Prime recipients receive money directly from the federal government. They may then pay some of the money they received to other entities for goods or services. These entities are sub-recipients.
$2.3 billion to address mental health issues intensified by the pandemic.
Stress and isolation occurring during the pandemic intensified concerns about the public’s mental health. A report from the Government Accountability Office in December 2021 noted higher rates of anxiety and depression in adults. The report also noted that children, adolescents, health care workers, and certain racial or ethnic populations may be at a higher risk of behavioral health issues.