United States Retail Sales YoY 1993-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Retail Sales in the United States increased 1.30 percent in March of 2015 over the same month in the previous year. Retail Sales YoY in the United States averaged 4.55 percent from 1993 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 11.20 percent in March of 1994 and a record low of -11.40 percent in December of 2008. Retail Sales YoY in the United States is reported by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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United States Retail Sales YoY


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.30 1.90 11.20 -11.40 1993 - 2015 percent Monthly
In the United States, the year-over-year change in Retail sales compares the aggregated sales of retail goods and services during a certain month to the same month a year ago. This page provides - United States Retail Sales YoY - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - United States Retail Sales YoY - was last refreshed on Sunday, April 26, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-02-12 01:30 PM
Retail Sales YoY  Jan
3.3% 3.2% 3.38%
2015-03-12 12:30 PM
Retail Sales YoY  Feb
1.7% 3.6% (R) 3.54%
2015-04-14 01:30 PM
Retail Sales YoY  Mar
1.3% 1.9% (R) 1.68%
2015-05-13 01:30 PM
Retail Sales YoY  Apr
1.3% 3.81%
2015-06-11 01:30 PM
Retail Sales YoY  May
3.92%
2015-07-14 01:30 PM
Retail Sales YoY  Jun
4.03%


United States Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 95.90 93.00 111.40 51.70 [+]
Retail Sales MoM 0.90 -0.50 6.70 -3.60 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 1.30 1.90 11.20 -11.40 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 11119.60 10999.50 11119.60 1320.40 USD Billion [+]
Disposable Personal Income 13319.80 13265.60 13319.80 351.90 USD Billion [+]
Personal Spending 0.10 -0.20 2.80 -2.00 percent [+]
Personal Income 0.40 0.40 3.80 -5.10 percent [+]
Personal Savings 5.80 5.50 17.00 1.30 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 15.50 10.80 114.70 -18.00 USD Billion [+]
Bank Lending Rate 3.25 3.25 20.50 2.00 percent [+]
Economic Optimism Index 51.30 49.10 62.90 35.80 [+]
Redbook Index 0.80 3.00 7.60 -5.80 percent [+]
Chain Store Sales 585.60 557.50 585.60 245.40 Index Points [+]
Gasoline Prices 0.65 0.63 0.99 0.32 USD/Liter [+]
Retail Sales Ex Autos 0.40 -0.10 2.20 -5.00 percent [+]


Retail Sales YoY Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 4.00 Feb/15 3.10 31.90 -6.10 percent [+]
Brazil -3.10 Feb/15 0.50 15.70 -11.40 percent [+]
Canada 2.50 Feb/15 1.20 10.50 -6.50 percent [+]
China 10.20 Mar/15 10.70 19.90 10.70 percent [+]
Euro Area 3.00 Feb/15 3.20 5.00 -5.40 percent [+]
France 3.90 Feb/15 2.50 7.30 -3.90 percent [+]
Germany 3.60 Feb/15 5.00 6.50 -7.80 percent [+]
Indonesia 16.50 Feb/15 10.90 40.30 -26.30 percent [+]
Italy 0.10 Feb/15 1.20 17.49 -6.61 percent [+]
Japan -1.70 Feb/15 -2.00 36.52 -14.32 percent [+]
Mexico 5.60 Feb/15 4.70 8.70 -6.50 percent [+]
Netherlands 1.20 Feb/15 0.70 12.10 -10.60 percent [+]
Russia -8.70 Mar/15 -7.70 17.70 -9.80 percent [+]
South Korea 5.50 Feb/15 -2.90 19.90 -12.60 percent [+]
Spain 2.70 Feb/15 4.00 6.20 -11.80 percent [+]
Switzerland -0.30 Jan/15 2.20 9.00 -7.10 percent [+]
Turkey 2.90 Feb/15 3.90 24.70 -5.90 percent [+]
United Kingdom 4.20 Mar/15 5.40 9.30 -4.00 percent [+]
United States 1.30 Mar/15 1.90 11.20 -11.40 percent [+]