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Trillion Dollar Trivia #5: Win a $10 Safeway Giftcard

The answer to our fourth Trillion Dollar Trivia question (http://www.causes.com/actions/1729493-trillion-dollar-trivia-3-win-a-10-cvs-giftcard) was:

According to the Congressional Budget Office, the federal government spent $223 billion on interest payments (http://cbo.gov/sites/default/files/cbofiles/attachments/43907_Outlook_2012-2-5_Corrected.pdf) in Fiscal Year 2012.

And our fifth Trillion Dollar Trivia (http://www.causes.com/actions/1727879-want-to-win-a-50-giftcard-play-trillion-dollar-trivia) Question is:

Approximately what percent of U.S.
federal spending went towards the "big three" entitlement programs (Social Security,
Medicare, and Medicaid) in 2012?

Post
your answer as a comment below and we'll announce the winner Saturday at 5PM when we post our fourth question.

The first right answer posted will win a $10 Safeway giftcard, but any
correct answer posted before then will count towards the contest for a $50 Visa giftcard (http://www.causes.com/actions/1727879-want-to-win-a-50-giftcard-play-trillion-dollar-trivia).

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