As of December 31, 2012

  • $7.50 billion in awards to state agencies

  • 98% - $7.32 billion of awards committed by state agencies

  • 96% - $7.18 billion of committed awards spent by state agencies, including $2.87 billion spent on 465 fully completed projects and programs 1

    • $4.36 billion spent on direct benefits (Unemployment Insurance, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, Medicaid, and other Safety Net Programs)

    • $2.82 billion spent on programs and infrastructure projects through state agencies

  • 1,558 full-time equivalent (FTE) jobs funded by ARRA reported to the federal government between Octoberl 1 and December 31, 2012 with an additional 6 FTEs not subject to federal reporting, for a total of 1,564 FTEs for the quarter

  • 5,395 actual individual workers reflected in this quarter's funded FTE count

  • 2,269 2 estimated indirect jobs created or retained

  • 8,088 estimated total employment impact (5,392 direct and 2,696 indirect)

  • 100,175 individuals received an ARRA funded paycheck between February 17, 2009 and December 31, 2012.

 


Footnotes:

1 For more detailed project and program information, please visit Completed ARRA projects in Massachusetts xls format of    Completed Projects Citizens Update XIII

2 Using a multiplier of 1.5