USA Today Economy at a Glance

Data for construction spending, consumer confidence, credit, employee costs, factory orders, links to Fed data, GDP, housing, personal income, leading economic indicators, the consumer price index (CPI) and producer price index (PPI), productivity, retail sales, U.S. trade reports, and monthly unemployment reports.

BLS Economy at a Glance - Monthly data for unemployment and inflation - including size of the labor force, number of people unemployed, the unemployment rate, the consumer price index (CPI) and producer price index (PPI).

Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)

GDP and other national, international ,and regional data.

Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)

More extensive data on employment & unemployment, prices & living conditions, compensation & working conditions, and productivity & technology.

An excellent source for social, demographic and economic information. The economic data include statistics for income, poverty, labor force, households, international trade, manufacturing, GDP, and wages. The site has links to other data sources, as well.

Provides easy access to the full range of statistics and information produced by over 70 federal government agencies.

Federal Reserve's Beige Book - Summary of Commentary on Current Economic Conditions by Federal Reserve District. This report is published eight times per year. Each Federal Reserve Bank gathers anecdotal information on current economic conditions in its District through reports from Bank and Branch directors and interviews with key businessmen, economists, market experts, and other sources. The Beige Book summarizes this information by District and sector.

Provides historical U.S. economic and financial data, including daily U.S. interest rates, monetary & business indicators, exchange rates, and regional data for the district governed by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.

Statistical Abstract of the U.S.

As the National Data Book it contains a collection of statistics on social and economic conditions in the United States. Selected international data are also included. The Abstract is also your Guide to Sources of other data from the Census Bureau, other Federal agencies, and private organizations.

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