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Currency 96.96 94.60 164.72 71.32
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The United States Dollar increased to 96.96 US dollars in May from 94.60 in April of 2015.
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Stock Market 18126.12 17840.52 18312.39 41.20
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The United States Stock Market (Dow Jones) increased to 18126.12 Index points in May from 17840.52 Index points in April of 2015.
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Government Bond 10Y 2.12 2.04 15.82 1.40
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The United States Government Bond 10Y increased to 2.12 percent in May from 2.04 percent in April of 2015.
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GDP Growth Rate -0.70 2.20 16.90 -10.00
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The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the United States contracted at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 0.7 percent in the first quarter of 2015 over the previous quarter, according to the second estimate.
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GDP Constant Prices 16264.10 16294.70 16294.70 2084.60
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GDP Constant Prices in the United States decreased to 16264.10 USD Billion in the first quarter of 2015 from 16294.70 USD Billion in the fourth quarter of 2014.
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GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.70 2.40 13.40 -4.10
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The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the United States expanded 2.70 percent in the first quarter of 2015 over the same quarter of the previous year.
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Gross Fixed Capital Formation 2664.20 2672.80 2700.70 1215.60
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Gross Fixed Capital Formation in the United States decreased to 2664.20 USD Billion in the first quarter of 2015 from 2672.80 USD Billion in the fourth quarter of 2014.
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Unemployment Rate 5.40 5.50 10.80 2.50
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Unemployment Rate in the United States decreased to 5.40 percent in April of 2015 from 5.50 percent in March of 2015.
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Productivity 105.90 106.41 106.98 27.55
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Productivity in the United States decreased to 105.90 Index Points in the first quarter of 2015 from 106.41 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2014.
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Non Farm Payrolls 223.00 85.00 1114.00 -1966.00
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Non Farm Payrolls in the United States increased by 223 Thousand in April of 2015 compared to downwardly revised gain of 85 Thousand in March of 2015.
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Average Hourly Earnings 0.10 0.20 0.60 -0.20
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Average Hourly Earnings in the United States increased 0.10 percent in April of 2015 over the previous month.
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Government Payrolls 10.00 -9.00 427.00 -260.00
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Government Payrolls in the United States increased by 10 Thousand in April of 2015.
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Average Weekly Hours 34.50 34.50 34.70 33.70
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Average Weekly Hours in the United States remained unchanged at 34.50 Hours in April of 2015 from 34.50 Hours in March of 2015.
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Nonfarm Payrolls Private 213.00 94.00 1089.00 -819.00
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Nonfarm Payrolls Private in the United States increased to 213 Thousand in April of 2015 from 94 Thousand in March of 2015.
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Labor Force Participation Rate 62.80 62.70 67.30 58.10
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Labor Force Participation Rate in the United States increased to 62.80 percent in April of 2015 from 62.70 percent in March of 2015.
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Manufacturing Payrolls 1.00 0.00 572.00 -519.00
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Manufacturing Payrolls in the United States increased by 1 Thousand in April of 2015.
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Challenger Job Cuts 61582.00 36594.00 248475.00 15100.00
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The number of planned corporate layoffs in the United States increased to 61582 in April of 2015, up from 36594 in March of 2015. It is the highest figure in three years.
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Initial Jobless Claims 282.00 262.00 695.00 162.00
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The advance number for initial jobless claims during the week ending May 23rd, 2015 was 2782,000, an increase of 7,000 from the previous week's revised level of 275,000.
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Wages 10.54 10.54 10.55 9.88
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Wages in the United States remained unchanged at 10.54 USD/Hour in April of 2015 from 10.54 USD/Hour in March of 2015.
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Continuing Jobless Claims 2222.00 2229.00 6635.00 988.00
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The advance number for continuing jobless claims during the week ending May 16th, 2015 was 2222,000, an increase of 11,000 from the previous week's level of 2211,000.
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Wages in Manufacturing 19.78 19.76 19.78 1.27
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Wages in Manufacturing in the United States increased to 19.78 USD/Hour in April of 2015 from 19.76 USD/Hour in March of 2015.
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ADP Employment Change 169.00 175.00 343.00 -826.00
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U.S. companies hired 169,000 workers in April of 2015, down from a revised 175,000 in March of 2015. It is the lowest gain since January of 2014.
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Labour Costs 106.21 104.91 106.21 17.12
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Labour Costs in the United States increased to 106.21 Index Points in the first quarter of 2015 from 104.91 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2014.
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Employed Persons 148523.00 148331.00 148523.00 57635.00
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The number of employed persons in The United States increased to 148523 Thousand in April of 2015 from 148331 Thousand in March of 2015.
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Retirement Age Women 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00
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Retirement Age Women in the United States remained unchanged at 66 in 2015 from 66 in 2014.
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Unemployed Persons 8549.00 8575.00 15352.00 1596.00
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The number of unemployed persons in The United States decreased to 8549 Thousand in April of 2015 from 8575 Thousand in March of 2015.
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Retirement Age Men 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00
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Retirement Age Men in the United States remained unchanged at 66 in 2015 from 66 in 2014.
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Job Vacancies 4921.00 4910.00 5594.00 2132.00
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Job Vacancies in the United States increased to 4921 Thousand in March of 2015 from 4910 Thousand in February of 2015.
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Job Offers 4994.00 5144.00 5273.00 2146.00
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Job Offers in the United States decreased to 4994 Hundreds in March of 2015 from 5144 Hundreds in February of 2015.
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Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.60 1.63 2.80 1.60
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Long Term Unemployment Rate in the United States decreased to 1.60 percent in April of 2015 from 1.63 percent in March of 2015.
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Minimum Wages 7.25 7.25 7.25 0.25
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Minimum Wages in the United States remained unchanged at 7.25 USD/Hour in 2015 from 7.25 USD/Hour in 2014.
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Youth Unemployment Rate 11.60 12.30 19.50 7.80
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Youth Unemployment Rate in the United States decreased to 11.60 percent in April of 2015 from 12.30 percent in March of 2015.
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Wage Growth 3.84 4.46 13.77 -5.77
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Wages in the United States increased 3.84 percent in March of 2015 over the same month in the previous year.
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Inflation Rate -0.20 -0.10 23.70 -15.80
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The inflation rate in the United States was recorded at -0.20 percent in April of 2015.
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Producer Prices Change -1.30 -0.80 19.57 -6.86
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Producer Prices in the United States decreased 1.30 percent in April of 2015 over the same month in the previous year.
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Inflation Rate Mom 0.10 0.20 1.80 -1.80
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The Consumer Price Index in the United States increased 0.10 percent in April of 2015 over the previous month.
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Export Prices 125.10 126.00 135.30 82.40
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Export Prices in the United States decreased to 125.10 Index Points in April of 2015 from 126 Index Points in March of 2015.
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Consumer Price Index CPI 235.98 235.74 237.75 23.51
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Consumer Price Index CPI in the United States increased to 235.98 Index Points in April of 2015 from 235.74 Index Points in March of 2015.
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Import Prices 124.80 125.80 147.50 75.00
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Import Prices in the United States decreased to 124.80 Index Points in April of 2015 from 125.80 Index Points in March of 2015.
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Core Inflation Rate 1.80 1.80 13.60 0.00
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Core Inflation Rate in the United States increased 1.80 percent in April of 2015 over the same month in the previous year.
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Food Inflation 2.00 2.30 36.70 -34.30
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Cost of food in the United States increased 2 percent in April of 2015 over the same month in the previous year.
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Core Consumer Prices 241.40 240.79 241.40 28.50
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Core Consumer Prices in the United States increased to 241.40 Index Points in April of 2015 from 240.79 Index Points in March of 2015.
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Core Pce Price Index 108.49 108.33 108.49 17.59
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Core Pce Price Index in the United States increased to 108.49 Index Points in March of 2015 from 108.33 Index Points in February of 2015.
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GDP Deflator 108.61 108.64 108.64 13.49
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GDP Deflator in the United States decreased to 108.61 Index Points in the first quarter of 2015 from 108.64 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2014.
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Pce Price Index 108.64 108.46 109.20 17.12
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Pce Price Index in the United States increased to 108.64 Index Points in March of 2015 from 108.46 Index Points in February of 2015.
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Producer Prices 109.30 109.70 111.40 100.20
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Producer Prices in the United States decreased to 109.30 Index Points in April of 2015 from 109.70 Index Points in March of 2015.
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Interest Rate 0.25 0.25 20.00 0.25
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The Federal Reserve kept the interest rate at 0.25 percent during the meeting held on April 29th.
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Loans to Private Sector 8186.78 8120.37 8186.78 39.04
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Loans to Private Sector in the United States increased to 8186.78 USD Billion in April of 2015 from 8120.37 USD Billion in March of 2015.
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Money Supply M0 4059338.00 4030569.00 4075024.00 48362.00
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Money Supply M0 in the United States increased to 4059338 USD Million in April of 2015 from 4030569 USD Million in March of 2015.
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Banks Balance Sheet 15326.07 15258.05 15368.96 697.58
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Banks Balance Sheet in the United States increased to 15326.07 USD Billion in May of 2015 from 15258.05 USD Billion in April of 2015.
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Central Bank Balance Sheet 4443185.00 4444217.00 4473864.00 672444.00
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Central Bank Balance Sheet in the United States decreased to 4443185 USD Million in May of 2015 from 4444217 USD Million in April of 2015.
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Foreign Bond Investment 9913.00 -6154.00 118012.00 -55007.00
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Foreign Bond Investment in the United States increased to 9913 USD Million in March of 2015 from -6154 USD Million in February of 2015.
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Foreign Exchange Reserves 119270.00 124717.00 153075.00 12128.00
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Foreign Exchange Reserves in the United States decreased to 119270 USD Million in March of 2015 from 124717 USD Million in February of 2015.
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Balance of Trade -51367.00 -35892.00 1946.00 -67823.00
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The United States recorded a trade deficit of 51367 USD Million in March of 2015.
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Foreign Direct Investment 42670.00 42857.00 46165.00 -9988.00
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Foreign Direct Investment in the United States decreased to 42670 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2014 from 42857 USD Million in the third quarter of 2014.
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Exports 187837.00 186193.00 198713.00 772.00
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Exports in the United States increased to 187837 USD Million in March of 2015 from 186193 USD Million in February of 2015.
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Capital Flows -100889.00 28800.00 272938.00 -192104.00
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Capital Flows in the United States decreased to -100889 USD Million in March of 2015 from 28800 USD Million in February of 2015.
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Imports 239205.00 222085.00 240611.00 577.00
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Imports in the United States increased to 239205 USD Million in March of 2015 from 222085 USD Million in February of 2015.
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Net Long Term Tic Flows 17557.00 20900.00 160371.00 -72882.00
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Net Long Term Tic Flows in the United States decreased to 17557 USD Million in March of 2015 from 20900 USD Million in February of 2015.
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Current Account -113451.00 -98919.00 9957.00 -216063.00
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The United States recorded a Current Account deficit of 113451 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2014.
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Gold Reserves 8133.46 8133.46 8149.05 8133.46
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Gold Reserves in the United States remained unchanged at 8133.46 Tonnes in the fourth quarter of 2014 from 8133.46 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2014.
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Current Account to GDP -2.40 -2.40 0.20 -6.00
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The United States recorded a Current Account deficit of 2.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2014.
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Crude Oil Production 9238.00 9214.00 10044.00 3983.00
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Crude Oil Production in the United States increased to 9238 BBL/D/1K in February of 2015 from 9214 BBL/D/1K in January of 2015.
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External Debt -6915258.00 -6129420.00 -1232107.00 -6915258.00
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External Debt in the United States decreased to -6915258 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2014 from -6129420 USD Million in the third quarter of 2014.
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Tourist Arrivals 6212971.00 5809571.00 8381604.00 2095665.00
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Tourist Arrivals in the United States increased to 6212971 Persons in December of 2014 from 5809571 Persons in November of 2014.
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Terms of Trade 98.85 97.12 168.28 91.82
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Terms of Trade in the United States increased to 98.85 Index Points in the first quarter of 2015 from 97.12 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2014.
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Government Budget -2.80 -4.10 4.60 -12.10
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The United States Budget deficit fell to 2.80 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2014, the lowest level since 2007.
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Government Spending 2890.00 2897.90 3113.00 557.10
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Government Spending in the United States decreased to 2890 USD Billion in the first quarter of 2015 from 2897.90 USD Billion in the fourth quarter of 2014.
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Government Debt to GDP 101.53 100.10 121.70 31.70
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The United States recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 101.53 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013.
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Credit Rating 96.89
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Standard & Poors credit rating for the United States stands at AA+. Moodys rating for the United States sovereign debt is Aaa. Fitchs credit rating for the United States is AAA.
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Government Budget Value 156714.00 -52910.00 189796.00 -231677.00
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The United States recorded a government budget surplus of 156714 USD Million in April of 2015.
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Government Debt 18152560.00 18152056.00 18155854.00 253400.00
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Government Debt in the United States increased to 18152560 USD Million in April of 2015 from 18152056 USD Million in March of 2015.
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Housing Index 0.30 0.60 1.42 -1.72
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Housing Index in the United States increased 0.30 percent in March of 2015 over the previous month.
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Construction Spending -0.60 -0.10 5.90 -4.80
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Construction Spending in the United States decreased 0.60 percent in March of 2015 over the previous month.
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Building Permits 1140.00 1038.00 2419.00 513.00
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Building Permits in the United States increased to 1140 Thousand in April of 2015 from 1038 Thousand in March of 2015.
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Nahb Housing Market Index 54.00 56.00 78.00 8.00
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Nahb Housing Market Index in the United States decreased to 54 Index Points in May of 2015 from 56 Index Points in April of 2015. Sales expectations increased while the gauge for current sales conditions and buyer traffic dropped.
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Housing Starts 1135.00 944.00 2494.00 478.00
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Housing Starts in the United States increased to 1135 Thousand in April of 2015 from 944 Thousand in March of 2015.
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Mortgage Rate 4.07 3.85 10.56 3.47
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Fixed 30-year mortgage rates averaged 4.07 percent in the week ended May 22ndd, 2015, up from 4.07 percent in the previous week.
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New Home Sales 517.00 484.00 1389.00 270.00
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New Home Sales in the United States increased to 517 Thousand in April of 2015 from 484 Thousand in March of 2015.
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Mortgage Applications -1.60 -2.30 49.10 -38.80
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The index of mortgage application activity, which includes both refinancing and home purchases decreased 1.6 percent in the week ended May 23rd, 2015. The index of refinancing applications fell 3.9 percent, while the gauge of loan requests for home purchases increased 1.2 percent.
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Pending Home Sales 14.00 11.10 30.00 -24.50
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Pending Home Sales in the United States increased 14 percent in April of 2015 over the same month in the previous year.
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Case Shiller Home Price Index 175.23 173.67 206.52 100.00
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Case Shiller Home Price Index in the United States increased to 175.23 Index Points in March of 2015 from 173.67 Index Points in February of 2015.
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Existing Home Sales 5040.00 5210.00 7250.00 1370.00
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Sales of previously owned houses in the US fell 3.3 percent to 5.04 million units in April from an upwardly revised 5.21 million in March. The median sale price went up 4.1 percent and the months’ worth of supply increased to 5.3.
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Business Confidence 51.50 51.50 77.50 29.40
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Business Confidence in the United States remained unchanged at 51.50 percent in April of 2015 from 51.50 percent in March of 2015.
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NY Empire State Manufacturing Index 3.09 -1.19 38.99 -34.82
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NY Empire State Manufacturing Index in the United States increased to 3.09 Index Points in May of 2015 from -1.19 Index Points in April of 2015.
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Manufacturing PMI 53.80 54.10 57.90 51.00
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Manufacturing PMI in the United States decreased to 53.8 in May of 2015 from 54.1 in April of 2015.
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Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index 6.70 7.50 58.90 -57.90
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Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index in the United States decreased to 6.70 Index Points in May of 2015 from 7.50 Index Points in April of 2015.
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Services PMI 56.40 57.40 61.00 49.30
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Services PMI in the United States decreased to 56.4 Index Points in May of 2015 from 57.4 Index Points in April of 2015.
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Total Vehicle Sales 16.50 17.15 21.77 9.05
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Total Vehicle Sales in the United States decreased to 16.50 Millions in April of 2015 from 17.15 Millions in March of 2015.
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Industrial Production 1.90 2.05 62.00 -33.70
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Industrial Production in the United States increased 1.90 percent in April of 2015 over the same month in the previous year.
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Car Registrations 526.10 628.10 1149.00 331.50
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Car Registrations in the United States decreased to 526.10 Thousand in January of 2015 from 628.10 Thousand in December of 2014.
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Industrial Production Mom -0.30 -0.30 6.40 -4.20
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Industrial Production in the United States decreased 0.30 percent in April of 2015 over the previous month.
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Chicago Pmi 46.20 52.30 78.80 21.40
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Chicago Pmi in the United States decreased to 46.20 Index Points in May of 2015 from 52.30 Index Points in April of 2015.
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Manufacturing Production 2.30 2.40 22.96 -17.85
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Manufacturing Production in the United States increased 2.30 percent in April of 2015 over the same month in the previous year.
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Composite Pmi 56.10 57.00 61.00 53.50
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Composite PMI in the United States decreased to 56.1 Index Points in May of 2015 from 57.0 Index Points in April of 2015.
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Capacity Utilization 78.22 78.60 89.39 66.93
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Capacity Utilization in the United States decreased to 78.22 percent in April of 2015 from 78.60 percent in March of 2015.
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Crude Oil Stocks Change -2.80 1.91 12.49 -15.22
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Stocks of crude oil in the United States decreased by 2.802 BBL/1Million in the week ended May 22nd, 2015.
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Chicago Fed National Activity Index -0.15 -0.36 2.66 -4.96
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Chicago Fed National Activity Index in the United States increased to -0.15 in April of 2015 from -0.36 in March of 2015.
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Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index -20.80 -16.00 47.00 -60.20
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Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index in the United States decreased to -20.80 Index Points in May of 2015 from -16 Index Points in April of 2015.
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Durable Goods Orders -0.50 5.10 22.50 -18.30
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Durable Goods Orders in the United States decreased 0.50 percent in April of 2015 over the previous month.
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Durable Goods Orders Ex Defense 0.20 3.40 24.90 -19.00
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Durable Goods Orders Ex Defense in the United States decreased to 0.20 percent in April of 2015 from 3.40 percent in March of 2015.
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Non Manufacturing PMI 57.80 56.50 62.00 37.60
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Non Manufacturing PMI in the United States increased to 57.80 percent in April of 2015 from 56.50 percent in March of 2015.
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Durable Goods Orders Ex Transportation 0.50 0.60 2.80 -4.40
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Durable Goods Orders Ex Transportation in the United States decreased to 0.50 percent in April of 2015 from 0.60 percent in March of 2015.
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Factory Orders 2.10 -0.10 10.50 -10.10
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Factory Orders in the United States increased 2.10 percent in March of 2015 over the previous month, following a revised 0.1 percent drop in February. It is the highest gain in eight months, beating market forecasts, boosted by transport equipment. Excluding transport, factory orders were flat.
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Gasoline Stocks Change -3309.00 1713.00 11456.00 -8419.00
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Stocks of gasoline in the United States decreased by 3309 Thousand Barrels (MB) in the week ended May 22nd, 2015.
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New Orders 477828.00 466871.00 558155.00 223500.00
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New Orders in the United States increased to 477828 USD Million in March of 2015 from 466871 USD Million in February of 2015.
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Ism New York Index 58.10 50.00 88.80 23.40
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Ism New York Index in the United States increased to 58.10 percent in April of 2015 from 50 percent in March of 2015.
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Business Inventories 0.10 0.20 1.40 -2.10
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Business Inventories in the United States increased 0.10 percent in March of 2015 over the previous month.
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Leading Economic Index 161.17 159.22 161.17 72.41
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The Philadelphia Fed’s U.S. coincident index rose 0.3 percent in December of 2014 over November of 2014. It increased 1.53 percent over the past three months.
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Changes in Inventories 110.30 80.00 117.20 -206.10
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Changes in Inventories in the United States increased to 110.30 USD Billion in the first quarter of 2015 from 80 USD Billion in the fourth quarter of 2014.
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Mining Production 1.30 3.70 13.58 -11.70
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Mining production in the United States increased 1.3 percent in April of 2015 over the same month in the previous year.
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Wholesale Inventories 0.10 0.20 2.38 -2.07
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Wholesale Inventories in the United States increased 0.10 percent in March of 2015 over the previous month.
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Natural Gas Stocks Change 112.00 81.00 147.00 -287.00
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Working gas in storage increased by 112Bcf in the week ending May 22nd, 2015.
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Bankruptcies 26130.00 26983.00 82446.00 19695.00
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Bankruptcies in the United States decreased to 26130 Companies in the first quarter of 2015 from 26983 Companies in the fourth quarter of 2014.
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Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index 1.00 -3.00 367485.00 -42.00
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Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index in the United States increased to 1 Index Points in May of 2015 from -3 Index Points in April of 2015.
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Corporate Profits 2014.80 2140.30 2170.70 30.10
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Corporate Profits in the United States decreased to 2014.80 USD Billion in the first quarter of 2015 from 2140.30 USD Billion in the fourth quarter of 2014.
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Small Business Sentiment 51.67 49.03 59.12 48.35
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Small Business Sentiment in the United States increased to 51.67 in February of 2015 from 49.03 in January of 2015.
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NFIB Business Optimism Index 96.90 95.20 107.70 80.10
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NFIB Business Optimism Index in the United States increased to 96.90 Index Points in April of 2015 from 95.20 Index Points in March of 2015.
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Consumer Confidence 88.60 95.90 111.40 51.70
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The University of Michigan's final reading on the overall index of consumer sentiment came in at 90.7 in May of 2015, compared to 95.9 in April of 2015.
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Consumer Credit 20.50 14.79 114.70 -18.00
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Consumer Credit in the United States increased to 20.50 USD Billion in March of 2015 from 14.79 USD Billion in February of 2015.
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Retail Sales MoM 0.00 1.10 6.70 -3.60
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Retail Sales in the United States were unchanged in April of 2015 over the previous month.
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Bank Lending Rate 3.25 3.25 20.50 2.00
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Bank Lending Rate in the United States remained unchanged at 3.25 percent in April of 2015 from 3.25 percent in March of 2015.
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Retail Sales YoY 0.90 1.70 11.20 -11.40
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Retail Sales in the United States increased 0.90 percent in April of 2015 over the same month in the previous year.
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Economic Optimism Index 49.70 51.30 62.90 35.80
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Economic Optimism Index in the United States decreased to 49.70 in May of 2015 from 51.30 in April of 2015.
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Consumer Spending 11169.60 11119.60 11169.60 1320.40
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Consumer Spending in the United States increased to 11169.60 USD Billion in the first quarter of 2015 from 11119.60 USD Billion in the fourth quarter of 2014.
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Redbook Index 1.60 1.40 7.60 -5.80
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Redbook Index in the United States increased 1.6 percent in the week ended May 23rd 2015 over the same week in the previous year.
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Disposable Personal Income 13317.40 13315.80 13317.40 351.90
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Disposable Personal Income in the United States increased to 13317.40 USD Billion in March of 2015 from 13315.80 USD Billion in February of 2015.
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Chain Store Sales 580.50 585.60 585.60 245.40
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Chain Store Sales in the United States decreased to 580.50 Index Points in May of 2015 from 585.60 Index Points in April of 2015.
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Personal Spending 0.40 0.20 2.80 -2.00
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Personal Spending in the United States increased 0.40 percent in March of 2015 over the previous month.
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Gasoline Prices 0.73 0.68 0.99 0.32
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Gasoline Prices in the United States increased to 0.73 USD/Liter in May of 2015 from 0.68 USD/Liter in April of 2015.
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Personal Income 0.00 0.40 3.80 -5.10
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Personal Income in the United States was unchanged in March of 2015 over the previous month.
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Retail Sales Ex Autos 0.10 0.70 2.20 -5.00
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Retail Sales Ex Autos in the United States increased 0.1 percent in April of 2015 over the previous month.
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Personal Savings 5.30 5.70 17.00 1.90
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Personal Savings in the United States decreased to 5.30 percent in March of 2015 from 5.70 percent in February of 2015.
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Corporate Tax Rate 39.00 39.10 39.30 39.00
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The Corporate Tax Rate in the United States stands at 39 percent.
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Social Security Rate 21.30 19.35 21.55 16.75
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The Social Security Rate in the United States stands at 21.30 percent.
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Personal Income Tax Rate 39.60 39.60 39.60 35.00
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The Personal Income Tax Rate in the United States stands at 35 percent.
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Social Security Rate For Companies 13.65 13.65 13.90 10.10
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The Social Security Rate For Companies in the United States stands at 13.65 percent.
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Sales Tax Rate 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
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The Sales Tax Rate in the United States stands at 0 percent.
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Social Security Rate For Employees 7.65 7.65 7.65 5.65
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The Social Security Rate For Employees in the United States stands at 7.65 percent.

This page includes a list of key economic indicators for the United States. 5/30/2015