As of March 31, 2011

  • $7.38 billion in awards to state agencies

  • 92% - $6.80 billion of awards committed by state agencies

  • 89% - $6.08 billion of committed awards spent by state agencies, including $1.25 billion spent on 141 fully completed projects and programs 1

    • $4.10 billion spent on direct benefits (Unemployment Insurance, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, Medicaid, and other Safety Net Programs)

    • $1.97 billion spent on programs and infrastructure projects through state agencies

  • 7,502 full-time equivalent (FTE) jobs funded by ARRA reported to the federal government between January 1 and March 31, 2011 with an additional 411 FTEs not subject to federal reporting, for a total of 7,914 FTEs for the quarter

  • 19,076 actual individual workers reflected in this quarter's funded FTE count

  • 9,538 2 estimated indirect jobs created or retained

  • 28,614 estimated total employment impact (19,069 direct and 9,535 indirect)

  • Over 76,900 individuals received an ARRA funded paycheck between February 17, 2009 and March 31, 2011.


Footnotes:

1 For more detailed project and program information, please visit www.mass.gov/recovery

2 Using a multiplier of 1.5