The U.S. Economic Forecast

Updated: July 9, 2014
Percentage change, seasonally adjusted annual rates (except where noted)

2014 2015 2013 2014 2015
I Q * II Q III Q IV Q I Q Annual Annual Annual
Real GDP -2.9 3.0 2.9 3.0 3.0 1.9 1.5 2.9
Real Consumer Spending 1.0 1.7 2.8 2.9 2.8 2.0 2.1 2.7
Housing Starts mil. Units 0.93 1.04 1.09 1.16 1.22 0.93 1.05 1.30
Real Capital Spending -1.2 6.7 7.3 6.0 5.1 2.7 4.2 5.7
Net Exports Bill -441.1 -452.6 -456.8 -456.3 -454.6 -412.3 -451.7 -451.5

* Actual Value

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