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Patrick RussoVisualization
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"Manufacturers' Value of Shipments"

Shipments of manufactured durable goods in March, up ten of the last eleven months, increased $3.3 billion or 1.2 percent to $274.2 billion.

After over a 60% decline in shipments of Motor Vehicles and Parts early in the pandemic, shipments of Motor Vehicles and Parts were up 11% in nominal terms since January 2020.

Nondefense Capital Goods Excluding Aircraft shipments were up 22% over the same period.


Source: U.S. Census Bureau


#economy #fred #shipping


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"People with credit cards per country 2017"

Percent of people aged 15+ who have a credit card in 2017 by country. The average for 2017 based on 142 countries was 19.28 percent. The highest value was in Canada: 82.58 percent and the lowest value was in Turkmenistan: 0 percent.

#credit #debt #banking #retail

Source: World Bank

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Patrick RussoVisualization
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"Avg Hrly Earnings (Prod&Nonsupervisory)"

In real terms, Average Hourly Earnings relatively high compared to the last 20 years.

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Patrick RussoVisualization
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"Avg Hourly Earnings (Prod&Nonsupervisory)"

In real terms, Average Hourly Earnings have been trending up since the mid-90's.

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Patrick RussoVisualization
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"Labor Force Participation Rate"

In January 2021, the Labor Force Participation Rate was 1.7% below it's December 2019 level.

The Labor Force Participation Rate for women was 1.7% below it's December 2019 level, but was still down 1.9% for men.

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Patrick RussoVisualization
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"Labor Force Participation Rate"

The labor force participation rate remains 1.2 percentage points below February 2020

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Patrick RussoVisualization
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"Employment throughout the pandemic"
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"Average annual unemployment rate"

Average Annual Unemployment Rate


2021's average annual unemployment rate was 5.4%, 2.7 percentage points lower than the previous year but still the second highest since 2015.


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#employment #economy #fred #sotu

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Patrick RussoVisualization
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"The US added 6.7 million jobs in 2021"

The US economy added 6.7 million jobs in 2021 after losing 9.3 million jobs in 2020.


All Employees, Total Nonfarm Change y-o-y

Change from preceding December, thousands of persons, non-farm.


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"Real GDP grew 5.7% in 2021"

Real GDP grew 5.7% in 2021 after decreasing 3.4% in 2020.

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#sotu #fred #gdp #economy

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Patrick RussoVisualization
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"Employment through the pandemic"