The U.S. Economic Forecast

Updated: July 15, 2015
Percentage change, seasonally adjusted annual rates (except where noted)

2015 2016 2014 2015 2016
I Q * II Q III Q IV Q I Q Annual Annual Annual
Real GDP −0.2 2.5 2.6 2.6 2.3 2.4 2.2 2.3
Real Consumer Spending 2.1 2.9 2.8 2.6 2.4 2.5 3.0 2.5
Housing Starts mil. Units 0.98 1.11 1.13 1.19 1.23 1.00 1.11 1.32
Real Capital Spending −2.0 2.9 4.5 4.8 3.9 6.3 3.4 4.1
Net Exports Bill
Chn.2009$
−548.0 −545.5 −556.1 −565.3 −574.6 −452.6 −553.7 −590.5

* Actual Value

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