Privatization by Sector

Administration and Finance
Administration and Finance

Tax collection, human resources, financial advice, contracting and purchasing, lotteries, and more

Defense
Defense

Military personnel, equipment, security at US facilities overseas, and support services

Education and School Services
Education and School Services

Higher education, K-12 education, school busing, school and university food services

Health and Human Services
Health and Human Services

Hospitals, clinics, mental health services, social services and welfare programs, eligibility screening, call centers, and more

Information Technology
Information technology

IT services and management, telecommunications, websites and databases

Municipal Services
Municipal Services

Trash collection, groundskeeping, libraries, recreation facilities, street cleaning and maintenance

Prisons, Detention and Public Safety
Prisons, Detention and Public Safety

Policing, firefighting, emergency and disaster services, prisons, prison food and medical services

Recreation and Parks
Recreational Resources and Parks

Recreation areas, wilderness areas, parks, museums, entertainment facilities, zoos

Transportation Infrastructure
Transportation Infrastructure

Airports, trains, road construction and maintenance, toll roads, parking meters and garages, ports

Water and Sewer
Water and Sewer

Water treatment and delivery, wastewater treatment