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U.S. International Transactions, 4th quarter and Year 2016

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:30:00 EDT

The U.S. current-account deficit decreased to $112.4 billion (preliminary) in the fourth quarter of 2016 from $116.0 billion (revised) in the third quarter of 2016, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The deficit decreased to 2.4 percent of current-dollar gross domestic product (GDP) from 2.5 percent in the third quarter. Full Text



Travel and Tourism Satellite Accounts, 4th quarter 2016

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 08:30:00 EDT

Real spending (output) on travel and tourism turned down in the fourth quarter of 2016, decreasing at an annual rate of 3.3 percent after increasing 3.7 percent (revised) in the third quarter according to new statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Full Text



U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services, January 2017

Tue, 07 Mar 2017 08:30:00 EST

The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that the goods and services deficit was $48.5 billion in January, up $4.2 billion from $44.3 billion in December, revised. January exports were $192.1 billion, $1.1 billion more than December exports. January imports were $240.6 billion, $5.3 billion more than December imports. Full Text



Personal Income and Outlays, January 2017

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 08:30:00 EST

Personal income increased $63.0 billion (0.4 percent) in January according to estimates released today by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Disposable personal income (DPI) increased $40.1 billion (0.3 percent) and personal consumption expenditures (PCE) increased $22.2 billion (0.2 percent). Full Text



Gross Domestic Product, 4th quarter and annual 2016 (second estimate)

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 08:30:00 EST

Real gross domestic product (GDP) increased at an annual rate of 1.9 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 (table 1), according to the "second" estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the third quarter, real GDP increased 3.5 percent. Full Text



Gross Domestic Product by State, 3rd quarter 2016

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 08:30:00 EST

Real gross domestic product (GDP) increased in 48 states and the District of Columbia in the third quarter of 2016, according to statistics on the geographic breakout of GDP released today by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. Real GDP by state growth ranged from 7.1 percent in South Dakota to -0.1 percent in New Mexico. Finance and insurance; wholesale trade; and information were the leading contributors to U.S. economic growth in the third quarter. Full Text



Gross Domestic Product by Industry, 3rd quarter 2016

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:30:00 EST

Finance and insurance; wholesale trade; and information services were the leading contributors to the increase in U.S. economic growth in the third quarter of 2016. According to gross domestic product (GDP) by industry statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis, 20 of 22 industry groups contributed to the overall 3.5 percent increase in real GDP in the third quarter. Full Text



U.S. International Investment Position, 3rd quarter 2016

Thu, 29 Dec 2016 08:30:00 EST

The U.S. net international investment position increased to -$7,781.1 billion (preliminary) at the end of the third quarter of 2016 from -$8,026.9 billion (revised) at the end of the second quarter, according to statistics released today by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. The $245.8 billion increase in the net investment position reflected a $346.2 billion increase in U.S. assets and a $100.5 billion increase in U.S. liabilities. Full Text



State Quarterly Personal Income, 3rd quarter 2016

Tue, 20 Dec 2016 08:30:00 EST

State personal income growth decelerated to 1.1 percent on average in the third quarter of 2016 from 1.2 percent in the second quarter. Personal income grew in every state in the second-quarter with growth rates ranging from 0.4 percent in Oklahoma to 1.4 percent in South Dakota. Full Text



Gross Domestic Product for U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI), 2015

Wed, 14 Dec 2016 09:00:00 EST

After declining for four consecutive years, the Virgin Islands economy grew in 2015. The estimates of GDP for the USVI show that real GDP--GDP adjusted to remove price changes--increased 0.2 percent in 2015 after decreasing 1.0 percent in 2014 (see Table 1.3). For comparison, real GDP for the United States (excluding the territories) increased 2.6 percent in 2015 after increasing 2.4 percent in 2014. Full Text



Gross Domestic Product for the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), 2015

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 19:00:00 EST

The estimates of GDP for the CNMI show that real GDP--GDP adjusted to remove price changes--increased 3.5 percent in 2015 after increasing 2.8 percent in 2014 (see Table 1.3). For comparison, real GDP for the United States (excluding the territories) increased 2.6 percent in 2015 after increasing 2.4 percent in 2014. Full Text



Local Area Personal Income, 2015

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 08:30:00 EST

Personal income grew in 2015 in 2,552 counties, fell in 548, and was unchanged in 13. On average, personal income rose 4.7 percent in 2015 in the metropolitan portion of the United States and rose 2.7 percent in the nonmetropolitan portion. Personal income growth in 2015 ranged from -30.3 percent in Sully County, South Dakota to 35.0 percent in Loving County, Texas. Full Text



Personal Consumption Expenditures by State, 2015

Tue, 04 Oct 2016 08:30:00 EDT

Growth in state personal consumption expenditures (PCE) - the measure of goods and services purchased by or on behalf of households - decelerated to 3.6 percent on average in 2015 from 4.4 percent in 2014. In 2015, PCE growth ranged from 1.5 percent in Wyoming to 5.0 percent in Florida. Full Text



Gross Domestic Product for Guam, 2015

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 20:00:00 EDT

The estimates of GDP for Guam show that real GDP--GDP adjusted to remove price changes--increased 0.4 percent in 2015 after increasing 1.3 percent in 2014 (see Table 1.3). For comparison, real GDP for the United States (excluding the territories) increased 2.6 percent in 2015 after increasing 2.4 percent in 2014. Full Text



Gross Domestic Product by Metropolitan Area, 2015

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 08:30:00 EDT

Real gross domestic product (GDP) increased in 292 metropolitan areas in 2015, led by growth in professional and business services; wholesale and retail trade; and finance, insurance, real estate, rental and leasing. Collectively, real GDP for U. S. metropolitan areas increased 2.5 percent in 2015 after increasing 2.3 percent in 2014. Full Text



Gross Domestic Product for American Samoa, 2015

Mon, 08 Aug 2016 16:00:00 EDT

The estimates of GDP for American Samoa show that real GDP--GDP adjusted to remove price changes--increased 1.1 percent in 2015 after increasing 1.3 percent in 2014 (see Table 1.3). For comparison, real GDP for the United States (excluding the territories) increased 2.6 percent in 2015 after increasing 2.4 percent in 2014. Full Text



New Foreign Direct Investment in the United States, 2014 and 2015

Wed, 13 Jul 2016 08:30:00 EDT

Expenditures by foreign direct investors to acquire, establish, or expand U.S. businesses totaled $420.7 billion in 2015, an increase of 68 percent from 2014, when expenditures were $250.6 billion. In 2015, as in 2014, the majority of the expenditures were to acquire existing businesses. In 2015, expenditures for acquisitions were $408.1 billion. Expenditures to establish new U.S. businesses were $11.2 billion, and expenditures to expand existing foreign-owned businesses were $1.4 billion. Planned total expenditures, which include both actual and planned future expenditures, totaled $439.2 billion. Full Text



Real Personal Income for States and Metropolitan Areas

Thu, 07 Jul 2016 08:30:00 EDT

Real personal income across all regions rose by an average of 2.9 percent in 2014. This growth rate reflects the year-over-year change in nominal personal income across all regions adjusted by the change in the national personal consumption expenditures (PCE) price index. On a nominal basis, personal income across all regions grew an average of 4.4 percent in 2014. In 2014, the U.S. PCE price index grew 1.4 percent. Full Text



Arts and Cultural Production Satellite Account, 2013

Tue, 16 Feb 2016 10:00:00 EST

Arts and cultural economic activity - adjusted for inflation - grew 2.5 percent in 2013, according to estimates of the industries' real value added by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). That compares with a 1.1 percent increase in 2012. Full Text



Quarterly Gross Domestic Product by State, 2005-2013 (prototype statistic)

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:30:00 EDT

Today, the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis released prototype statistics of quarterly gross domestic product (GDP) by state for 2005-2013. These new statistics provide a more complete picture of economic growth across states that can be used with other regional data to gain a better understanding of regional economies as they evolve from quarter to quarter. The new data provide a fuller description of the accelerations, decelerations, and turning points in economic growth at the state level, including key information about changes in the distribution of industrial infrastructure across states. These prototype statistics are released for evaluation and comment by data users. Full Text



Benchmark Input-Output Account of the U.S. Economy, 2007

Wed, 18 Dec 2013 10:30:00 EST

The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) today released its 2007 Benchmark Input-Output (I-O) Account of the U.S. Economy. This widely used account--which provided the foundation for BEA's 2013 comprehensive revision of its gross domestic product (GDP) statistics--offers a comprehensive picture of the inner workings of the U.S. economy, showing production relationships among nearly 400 industries and commodities. Full Text



Summary Estimates for Multinational Companies, 2011

Thu, 18 Apr 2013 08:30:00 EDT

U.S. multinational companies: U.S. and foreign operations: Worldwide employment by U.S. multinational companies (MNCs) increased 1.5 percent in 2011 to 34.5 million workers, with the increase primarily reflecting increases abroad. Employment in the United States by majority-owned U.S. affiliates of foreign MNCs rose 3.3 percent in 2011, to 5.6 million workers, a rate of increase higher than the 1.8 percent increase in total U.S. private-industry employment in 2011. Full Text