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Table 4.--Shares of Pollution Abatement and Control Spending by Function and by Type, Selected Years [Percent] 1972 1980 1994(p) Pollution abatement and control 100.0 100.0 100.0 By type: Air 38.7 44.0 30.9 Water 43.3 40.7 34.8 Solid waste 19.1 16.8 34.3 Other and unallocated(1) -1.1 -15 .1 By function: Pollution abatement 92.9 94.1 96.6 Regulation and monitoring 2.2 2.5 1.8 Research and development 4.9 3.4 1.6 (p) Preliminary (1.) "Other" includes business nonmanufacturing and government spending for abatement and control of noise, radiation, and pesticide pollution; "unallocated" includes business spending not assigned to media.
PAC spending grew faster in 1972-80 and slower in 1980-94 than in 1972-94 Table 5.--Average Annual Rates of Change for Real Pollution Abatement and Control Spending, Selected Periods [Percent] 1972-94 1972-80 1980-94 Pollution abatement and control 3.6 4.5 3.1 By type: Air 2.7 5.0 1.5 Water 2.6 4.1 1.7 Solid waste 6.3 4.7 7.2 Other and unallocated(1) -6.8 2.9 -12.0 By function Pollution abatement 3.8 4.6 3.3 Regulation and monitoring 2.9 7.9 .1 Research and development -1.6 .8 -2.9 (1.) "Other" includes business nonmanufacturing and government spending for abatement and control of noise, radiation, and pesticide pollution; "unallocated" includes business spending not assigned to media.
BEA's pollution abatement and control program (PAC) is being discontinued.
Durbin (D-Ill.) and Representative Patricia Schroeder (D-Colo.) introduced the Office of Noise Abatement and Control Establishment Act of 1991, and Congress is expected to take up the issue again this term.
expenditures on pollution abatement and controls rose from $18 billion in 1972 to almost $86 billion in 1988.
Table 2.--Pollution Abatement and Control Expenditures by Type in Current and Constant Dollars and Fixed-Weighted Indexes: Percent Change 1972-90 Change from preceding average year annual growth rate 1988 1989 1990(p) Total: Current dollars 9.7 5.8 5.3 5.3 1987 dollars 3.2 3.1 1.3 2.2 Fixed-weighted price index 6.2 2.6 4.0 4.4 Air: Current dollars 8.8 6.0 -5.1 -4.4 1987 dollars 2.2 3.9 -8.4 -6.5 Fixed-weighted price index 6.0 2.1 3.8 5.9 Water: Current dollars 9.6 .4 8.8 11.5 1987 dollars 3.2 -1.8 5.1 8.9 Fixed-weighted price index 6.3 2.3 3.5 2.3 Solid waste: Current dollars 11.7 17.2 16.3 11.3 1987 dollars 4.8 12.7 10.5 5.8 Fixed-weighted price index 6.6 4.0 5.3 5.4 (p) Preliminary NOTE.--Based on table 9.
Table 7.--Composition of Real Spending for Pollution Abatement and Control, 1972-89 Average percentage composition, 1972-89 Previously Revised published Pollution abatement and control 100.0 100.0 Pollution abatement 94.4 93.8 Regulation and monitoring 2.0 2.3 Research and development 3.5 3.9 By sector: Personal consumption 12.8 12.5 Business 63.2 62.3 Government 23.9 25.2 By type: Air 42.4 41.2 Water 41.2 40.1 Solid waste 17.3 19.4 Other -1.0 -.7
Table 4.--Composition of Pollution Abatement and Control Spending, by Sector 1987 1988 1989 Percent of total PAC spending Personal consumption 14.4 15.0 12.3 Business 63.7 63.7 65.6 Government 21.9 21.3 22.1 Percent of sector spending Personal consumption: Motor vehicle emission abatement devices 71.3 75.8 85.4 Operation of devices 28.7 24.2 14.6 Business: Current account 67.8 68.1 68.2 Capital account 32.2 31.9 31.8 Government: Public sewer system construction 52.6 49.1 48.3 Other 47.4 50.9 51.7
Table 6.--Composition of Pollution Abatement and Control Spending, by Type 1987 1988 1989 Percent of total PAC spending Air 39.3 39.5 35.4 Water 39.1 36.9 38.7 Solid waste 18.8 20.5 22.5 Percent of PA-type spending Air: Mobile sources 59.8 62.2 56.7 Stationary sources 40.3 37.8 43.3 Water: Point sources 96.2 96.7 96.9 Nonpoint sources 3.8 3.3 3.1 Solid waste: Industrial 56.5 57.0 57.8 Other 43.5 43.0 42.2 Percent of air PA spending Mobile sources: Devices 41.6 46.3 47.6 Operation of devices 18.1 15.9 9.1 Stationary sources: Facilities 15.0 14.1 16.6 Operation of facilities 25.2 23.7 26.7
For further details, see "Pollution Abatement and Control Expenditures, 1982-85,' SURVEY 67 (May 1987).
The series presented for 1972-83 are revised estimates, based on new methods, of those previously available as part of ths summary estimates of spending for pollution abatement and control. The estimates have been extended forward to 1984, including additional detail by type of spending, and back to 1968 in order to cover the full period in which Federal exhaust emission standards were in effect.