High Cost Disbursementsopendata.usac.org | Last Updated 8 Oct 2019
This dataset provides information about total dollars disbursed to Eligible Telecommunication Carriers (ETCs) within the High Cost Program by month and year since January 2003.
This dataset has the following 8 columns:
|Column Name||API Column Name||Data Type||Description||Sample Values|
|FCC Form 498 ID||form_498_id||text||FCC Form 498 ID (also called a Service Provider Identification Number or SPIN) is a unique nine-digit number assigned to a service provider by USAC when the service provider files an FCC Form 498.|
143036510view top 100
|Study Area Code||study_area_code||text||Unique number assigned to each ETC based on its service area. A carrier with multiple service areas within a single state will have multiple SAC.|
351322view top 100
|Study Area Name||study_area_name||text||Standard name used to identify a study area. Typically, the study area name is the same as the carrier name.|
GCI COMMUNICATION CORP.
ALLIED WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION
NE COLORADO CELLULAR, INC.
VTEL WIRELESS, INC.
UNITED STATES CELLULAR CORPORATIONview top 100
|State||state||text||State abbreviation for carrier receiving High Cost support.|
MNview top 100
|Year||year||text||Year of disbursement to carrier.|
2019view top 100
|Month||month||text||Month of disbursement to carrier.|
Mayview top 100
|Fund Type||fund_type||text||Individual High Cost fund in which the carrier participates. See High Cost Funds Glossary for details.|
LSSview top 100
|Amount Disbursed||amount_disbursed||number||Amount of funding disbursed to carriers. The “amount disbursed” may occasionally show a negative number. This is a result of prior period adjustments, audit recoveries, or other factors.|
12view top 100