United States Personal Savings Rate 1959-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Personal Savings in the United States decreased to 5.40 percent in August of 2014 from 5.60 percent in July of 2014. Personal Savings in the United States averaged 6.81 Percent from 1959 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 14.60 Percent in May of 1975 and a record low of 0.80 Percent in April of 2005. Personal Savings in the United States is reported by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis.

   
 
 

United States Personal Savings Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.40 5.60 14.60 0.80 1959 - 2014 Percent Monthly
Seasonally Adjusted
In the United States, Personal Saving Rate correspond to the ratio of personal income saved to personal net disposable income during a certain period of time. This page provides - United States Personal Savings Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - United States Personal Savings Rate - was last refreshed on Friday, October 31, 2014.

United States Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 86.40 84.60 111.40 51.70 [+]
Retail Sales MoM -0.30 0.58 6.71 -3.58 Percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 4.30 5.00 11.20 -11.40 Percent [+]
Consumer Spending 10960.90 10912.60 10960.90 1320.40 USD Billion [+]
Disposable Personal Income 13111.40 13076.20 13111.40 351.90 USD Billion [+]
Personal Spending 0.50 0.00 2.75 -2.02 Percent [+]
Personal Income 0.30 0.20 3.82 -4.36 Percent [+]
Personal Savings 5.40 5.60 14.60 0.80 Percent [+]
Consumer Credit 13.50 21.61 114.70 -18.00 USD Billions [+]
Bank Lending Rate 3.25 3.25 20.50 2.00 Percent [+]
Economic Optimism Index 45.20 45.20 62.90 35.80 [+]
Redbook Index 4.40 5.40 7.60 -5.80 Percent [+]
Chain Store Sales 555.10 560.40 584.40 245.10 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales Ex Autos -0.20 0.30 2.20 -5.00 Percent [+]