US Housing Starts:

1.35M for May 2018
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US Housing Starts is at a current level of 1.35M, up from 1.286M last month and up from 1.122M one year ago. This is a change of 4.98% from last month and 20.32% from one year ago.

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May 31, 2018 1.35M
April 30, 2018 1.286M
March 31, 2018 1.327M
Feb. 28, 2018 1.29M
Jan. 31, 2018 1.334M
Dec. 31, 2017 1.21M
Nov. 30, 2017 1.303M
Oct. 31, 2017 1.265M
Sept. 30, 2017 1.158M
Aug. 31, 2017 1.172M
July 31, 2017 1.185M
June 30, 2017 1.225M
May 31, 2017 1.122M
April 30, 2017 1.165M
March 31, 2017 1.179M
Feb. 28, 2017 1.289M
Jan. 31, 2017 1.225M
Dec. 31, 2016 1.28M
Nov. 30, 2016 1.151M
Oct. 31, 2016 1.327M
Sept. 30, 2016 1.064M
Aug. 31, 2016 1.161M
July 31, 2016 1.225M
June 30, 2016 1.183M
May 31, 2016 1.133M
   
April 30, 2016 1.173M
March 31, 2016 1.128M
Feb. 29, 2016 1.209M
Jan. 31, 2016 1.123M
Dec. 31, 2015 1.138M
Nov. 30, 2015 1.176M
Oct. 31, 2015 1.059M
Sept. 30, 2015 1.209M
Aug. 31, 2015 1.134M
July 31, 2015 1.14M
June 30, 2015 1.201M
May 31, 2015 1.066M
April 30, 2015 1.20M
March 31, 2015 974.00K
Feb. 28, 2015 887.00K
Jan. 31, 2015 1.101M
Dec. 31, 2014 1.081M
Nov. 30, 2014 994.00K
Oct. 31, 2014 1.094M
Sept. 30, 2014 999.00K
Aug. 31, 2014 984.00K
July 31, 2014 1.085M
June 30, 2014 928.00K
May 31, 2014 987.00K
April 30, 2014 1.038M

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US Housing Starts Summary

  • Last Value: 1.35M
  • Latest Period: May 2018
  • Updated: Jun 19, 2018, 08:33 EDT
  • Next Release: Jun 25, 2018, 08:30 EDT
  • Frequency: Monthly
  • Adjustment: Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate
  • Value Previously: 1.286M
  • Change From Previous: 4.98%
  • Value One Year Ago: 1.122M
  • Change From One Year Ago: 20.32%
  • First Period: Jan 1959
  • First Value: 1.657M

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I:USHS Excel Add-In Codes

  • Indicator Code: I:USHS
  • Indicator Name: =YCI("I:USHS","name")
  • Latest Value: =YCP("I:USHS")
  • Last 5 Values: =YCS("I:USHS",,-4)

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About Housing Starts

The number of new houses that are being built within the United States. The real estate sector is often one the first impacted by impending economic instability, making housing starts a highly reliable economic indicator.
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