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U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis
Quarterly Gross Domestic Product by State, 2005-2013 (prototype statistic)
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 o......
Gross Domestic Product for U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI), 2013
The estimates of GDP for the U.S. Virgin Islands show that real GDP – GDP adjusted to remove price changes – decreased 5.4 percent in 2013 (see Table 1.3). In contrast, real GDP for the U.S. (excluding the territories) increased 2.2 percent in 2013. The decline in the Virgin Islands economy reflecte......
Personal Consumption Expenditures by State, 1997-2012 (prototype statistic)
Today, the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis released prototype estimates of personal consumption expenditures (PCE) for states for 1997-2012. These new estimates provide insight into household spending patterns across states that can be used together with other regional data to gain a better unders......
U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services, June 2014
The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that total June exports of $195.9 billion and imports of $237.4 billion resulted in a goods and services deficit of $41.5 billion, down from $44.7 billion in May, revised. June export......
Personal Income and Outlays, June 2014; Revised estimates 1999 through May 2014
Personal income increased $56.7 billion, or 0.4 percent, and disposable personal income (DPI) increased $51.5 billion, or 0.4 percent, in June, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal consumption expenditures (PCE) increased $51.7 billion, or 0.4 percent. In May, personal income inc......
Gross Domestic Product, 2nd quarter 2014 (advance estimate); Includes historical revisions
Real gross domestic product -- the output of goods and services produced by labor and property located in the United States -- increased at an annual rate of 4.0 percent in the second quarter of 2014, according to the "advance" estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the first quar......
Gross Domestic Product by Industry, 1st quarter 2014
Real gross domestic product (GDP) decreased at an annual rate of 2.9 percent in the first quarter of 2014 after increasing 2.6 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013. Both private services- and goods-producing industries contributed to the decrease, while the government sector increased slightly. D......
U.S. International Investment Position, 1st quarter 2014, year 2013, and annual revisions
The U.S. net international investment position at the end of the first quarter of 2014 was -$5,539.3 billion (preliminary) as the value of U.S. liabilities exceeded the value of U.S. assets. At the end of the fourth quarter of 2013, the net position was -$5,383.0 billion (revised). The $156.3 bill......
Travel and Tourism Satellite Accounts, 1st quarter 2014
Real spending on travel and tourism turned down in the first quarter of 2014, decreasing at an annual rate of 1.0 percent after increasing 4.5 percent (revised) in the fourth quarter of 2013. Growth in real gross domestic product (GDP) also experienced a downturn, decreasing 2.9 percent (third estim......
State Quarterly Personal Income, 1st quarter 2013-1st quarter 2014
State personal income increased 0.8 percent on average in the first quarter of 2014, an acceleration from the 0.5 percent growth in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to estimates released today by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal income grew in 46 states and growth accelerated in 2......
Courtesy bea.gov

Economy News
5 disturbing stats on black-white inequality
The financial inequality between black and white Americans is staggering.
Mortgage rates hit 2014 low
Mortgage rates have dropped to their lowest level in over a year.
World getting 'super-aged' at scary speed
The world is aging rapidly and that's bad news for the global economy, according to a new report by Moody's Investor Service.
Income is on the rise ... finally!
Median income is up 3.8% since 2011, though it's still down since the economic recovery began in 2009.
'Is it safe to hire?' Business owners don't trust recovery
Small business owners say the economy is still their biggest challenge, which keeps them from expanding and hiring, according to a CNNMoney-Manta survey.
Stylist gives free haircuts to the homeless
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Branson, biz leaders seek Ukraine solution
Billionaire Richard Branson and 15 major business leaders from around the world are calling for an end to the Ukraine-Russia conflict.
San Diego defies mayor, raises minimum wage
Workers in San Diego will see a higher minimum wage starting in January and will receive five paid sick days a year.
Courtesy cnn.com




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