GovBench allows anyone the ability to compare City and County governments with their respective peers using reports built with Microsoft Power BI. The following datasets are available for comparison by simply clicking on the links below. A new tab will open with the Power BI report where you can interact with any of the report sections to create your own queries.
Can choose multiple Cities, only one Fiscal Year
Full-time Equivalents (FTEs)
General Fund / Population
FTEs / Population (per 1,000)
Can choose multiple Counties, only one Fiscal Year
Total Expendatures / Population
Total Expendatures / Square Miles
Can choose multiple Fiscal Years, only one County
Expendatures, Revenues and Debt per Population
Expendatures, Revenues and Debt per Square Mile
Expansion and Enhancements
The GovBench Data Portal has initially been populated with FY2016 data for Florida cities and counties. As future sponsor donations are made, the datasets will be expanded to include more Fiscal Years, as well as other States.