Department of State by State

“Our lives as Americans are more intertwined than ever before with the lives of people in parts of the world that we may have never visited.”Secretary John Kerry

For about a 1% investment of the Federal budget, the State Department yields a large return for the American people by advancing U.S. national security, promoting our economic interests, providing services and reaffirming our country’s exceptional role in the world. The map below represents just some of the direct impacts State Department programs have in American communities.

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  • All data is the most recent available from each bureau.
  • International Student Contribution data is provided for the 2011-2012 academic year.

For additional information, please visit:

  • State Department Careers:
  • U.S. Department of State Business Information Database System (BIDS): 
  • Direct Line Program for American Businesses: // The Direct Line program provides a unique opportunity for American businesses, particularly small- and medium-sized enterprises, to engage directly via teleconference with U.S. Ambassadors overseas. The program is open to American companies which are already in the country where the Ambassador serves or which are interested in expanding their businesses into those countries. 
  • Office of Global Partnerships: // The Secretary’s Office of Global Partnerships (S/GP) is the entry point for collaboration between the U.S. Department of State, the public and private sectors, and civil society that aims to strengthen and deepen U.S. diplomacy and development around the world through partnerships that leverage the creativity, innovation, and core business resources of partners for greater impact. 
  • United States of Trade: State-by-state data on the number of jobs supported by exports and the number of businesses selling overseas.
  • U.S. Diplomacy Center: Learn more about U.S. diplomacy and the work of diplomats overseas.
  • Brand USA: A public-private partnership promoting international travel to the United States. 
  • Foreign Assistance Dashboard: Provides access to U.S. foreign assistance data by country, sector, and agency in an easy-to-understand format. It displays data for the Department of State, USAID, the Millennium Challenge Corporation, the Department of Defense, and the Department of the Treasury.
  • Home states of Peace Corps Volunteers.

Symbols Key

Image - Business/Jobs/Trade = Jobs and Diplomacy
Image - Professional/Humanitarian/Military Partnerships = Partnerships
Image - Education = Education
Image - Travel and Security = Travel and Security