Releases

As of July 2015, the Economic and Revenue Reports have been discontinued. They are now included in the Monthly Trend Reports.

IFO Releases

November 2016

December 01, 2016 | Monthly Trends Reports

The Commonwealth collected $1.99 billion in General Fund revenues for November, an increase of $179.2 million (9.9%) compared to November 2015. Fiscal year-to-date revenues were $10.84 billion, an increase of $160.9 million (1.5%) from the prior year.

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Natural Gas Production Report, 2016 Quarter 3

November 30, 2016 | Natural Gas Reports

This report for the third quarter of 2016 and the calendar year-to-date uses data collected by the PA Department of Environmental Protection to develop statewide and county-level tabulations of production volume and well counts.

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Five Year Economic and Budget Outlook

November 15, 2016 | Revenue Estimates

This report examines the demographic, economic, revenue and expenditure trends that will affect the Commonwealth’s fiscal condition through fiscal year (FY) 2021-22. Based on the economic and demographic assumptions used by this report, the evaluation finds that various factors imply a long-term fiscal imbalance.

Press Release

IFO Presentation

Don Boyd's Presentation on Public Pension Risk

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October 2016

November 01, 2016 | Monthly Trends Reports

The Commonwealth collected $2.23 billion in General Fund revenues for October, an increase of $102.9 million (4.8%) compared to October 2015.

Fiscal year-to-date revenues were $8.85 billion, a decrease of $18.4 million (-0.2%) from the prior year.

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Quarterly Revenue Review

October 27, 2016 | Revenue Estimates

The IFO produces this report to facilitate comparison of its quarterly revenue estimates with actual revenue collections. The report also provides context for the variances between estimates and actual collections. 

Fiscal Year 2016-17

2016 Q3 (July to September 2016)

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September 2016

October 03, 2016 | Monthly Trends Reports

The Commonwealth collected $2.63 billion in General Fund revenues for September, a decrease of $106.5 million (-3.9%) compared to September 2015.

Fiscal year-to-date revenues were $6.61 billion, a decrease of $121.2 million (-1.8%) from the prior year.

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Using Performance Measures in the State Budget

September 19, 2016 | Research Briefs and Special Reports
  • Discusses performance-based budgeting and how it could be integrated into Pennsylvania's budget process.

  • Highlights how other states are effectively using performance measures in their budget systems.

  • Includes a prototype report which could be used in agency budget hearings and provides a method for quick integration.

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August 2016

September 01, 2016 | Monthly Trends Reports

The Commonwealth collected $2.02 billion in General Fund revenues for August, an increase of $147.7 million (7.9%) compared to August 2015.

Fiscal year-to-date revenues were $3.99 billion, a decrease of $14.8 million (-0.4%) from the prior year.

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Natural Gas Production Report, 2016 Quarter 2

August 26, 2016 | Natural Gas Reports

This report for the second quarter of 2016 and the calendar year-to-date uses data collected by the PA Department of Environmental Protection to develop statewide and county-level tabulations of production volume and well counts.

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