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This image is a pie chart. It distributes the spending by departments in the US from the largest to the smallest. 33% (1,275 billion dollars) to Social Security, 27% (1,051 billion dollars) to medical care, 16% (609 billion dollars) to the military, 6% (229 billion dollars) for debt interest, 4% (161 billion dollars) for veterans' benefits, 4% (136 billion dollars) for food and agriculture, 3% (102 billion dollars) for education, 2% (85 billion dollars) for transportation, 2% (62 billion dollars) for housing and community, 1% (50 billion dollars) for international affairs, 1% (45 billion dollars) for energy and the environment, and 1% (30 billion dollars) for Science.