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Real GDP

2018 Q2
$474.29 bil
2.59% from 2017 Q2

Unemployment Rate

Oct 2018
2.8%
-0.6 points from Oct 2017

Total Nonfarm Employment

2018 Q3
4.03 mil
1.7% from 2017 Q3

Size of the Labor Force

Oct 2018
4.35 mil
1.0% from Oct 2017

Average Weekly Wages

2018 Q2
$1,073
2.6% from 2017 Q2

Initial Unemployment Claims

Oct 2018
10,107
-13.4% from Oct 2017

Taxable Retail Sales

2018 Q3
$32.21 bil
4.43% from 2017 Q3

FHFA Housing Price Index

2018 Q3
242.06
4.28% from 2017 Q3

Hotel Revenue per Available Room (REVPAR)

YTD Sep 2018
$74.03
0.76% from YTD Sep 2017