Top lobbying industries in the U.S. 2018

Top lobbying industries in the United States in 2018, by total lobbying spending (in million U.S. dollars)

Top lobbying industries in the U.S. 2018 This statistic shows the top lobbying industries in the United States in 2018, by total lobbying spending. In 2018, Pharmaceutical and Health Products was the top industry, with lobbying spending amounting to around 281.47 million U.S. dollars. The total amount of money spent on lobbying in the United States was 3.45 billion U.S. dollars.
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Top lobbying industries in the United States in 2018, by total lobbying spending (in million U.S. dollars)

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Spending in million U.S. dollars
Pharmaceuticals/Health Products 281.47
Insurance 157.8
Electronics Mfg & Equip 146.34
Business Associations 141.93
Oil & Gas 124.84
Electric Utilities 122.11
Real Estate 117.47
Hospitals/Nursing Homes 100.96
Securities & Investment 98.93
Misc Manufacturing & Distributing 96.08
Telecom Services 93.01
Air Transport 91.61
Health Professionals 91.22
Health Services/HMOs 80.02
Education 78.71
Internet 77.72
Civil Servants/Public Officials 76.13
Commercial Banks 68.18
Automotive 68.07
Defense Aerospace 65.21
Spending in million U.S. dollars
Pharmaceuticals/Health Products 281.47
Insurance 157.8
Electronics Mfg & Equip 146.34
Business Associations 141.93
Oil & Gas 124.84
Electric Utilities 122.11
Real Estate 117.47
Hospitals/Nursing Homes 100.96
Securities & Investment 98.93
Misc Manufacturing & Distributing 96.08
Telecom Services 93.01
Air Transport 91.61
Health Professionals 91.22
Health Services/HMOs 80.02
Education 78.71
Internet 77.72
Civil Servants/Public Officials 76.13
Commercial Banks 68.18
Automotive 68.07
Defense Aerospace 65.21
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This statistic shows the top lobbying industries in the United States in 2018, by total lobbying spending. In 2018, Pharmaceutical and Health Products was the top industry, with lobbying spending amounting to around 281.47 million U.S. dollars. The total amount of money spent on lobbying in the United States was 3.45 billion U.S. dollars.
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