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2. Louisiana

Federal spending per capita: $30,115
Total federal spending: $137.77 billion
Number of residents: 4.6 million

Louisiana was the fifth-highest recipient overall. Of the top 10 prime awards that it received, one went to the Health and Human Services and the rest to Homeland Security.

The top five prime award products or services sold included wheeled combat vehicles and combat ships. The top two went to construction services, for which approximately $1.5 billion was awarded.

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