US Retail Sales:

417.70B USD for May 2017
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US Retail Sales is at a current level of 417.70B, down from 418.86B last month. This represents a monthly annualized growth rate of -3.35%, compared to a long term average annualized growth rate of 4.19%.

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May 31, 2017 417.70B
April 30, 2017 418.86B
March 31, 2017 416.72B
Feb. 28, 2017 416.20B
Jan. 31, 2017 417.14B
Dec. 31, 2016 415.64B
Nov. 30, 2016 410.98B
Oct. 31, 2016 411.04B
Sept. 30, 2016 408.16B
Aug. 31, 2016 404.03B
July 31, 2016 404.72B
June 30, 2016 404.50B
May 31, 2016 401.55B
April 30, 2016 399.74B
March 31, 2016 397.09B
Feb. 29, 2016 396.93B
Jan. 31, 2016 395.25B
Dec. 31, 2015 398.76B
Nov. 30, 2015 397.46B
Oct. 31, 2015 395.85B
Sept. 30, 2015 397.08B
Aug. 31, 2015 397.20B
July 31, 2015 397.26B
June 30, 2015 394.46B
May 31, 2015 394.56B
   
April 30, 2015 390.62B
March 31, 2015 389.63B
Feb. 28, 2015 383.34B
Jan. 31, 2015 385.41B
Dec. 31, 2014 387.81B
Nov. 30, 2014 391.78B
Oct. 31, 2014 390.33B
Sept. 30, 2014 389.13B
Aug. 31, 2014 390.33B
July 31, 2014 387.49B
June 30, 2014 387.91B
May 31, 2014 386.70B
April 30, 2014 385.98B
March 31, 2014 382.74B
Feb. 28, 2014 378.38B
Jan. 31, 2014 373.42B
Dec. 31, 2013 376.82B
Nov. 30, 2013 374.23B
Oct. 31, 2013 373.77B
Sept. 30, 2013 372.45B
Aug. 31, 2013 372.11B
July 31, 2013 373.08B
June 30, 2013 371.45B
May 31, 2013 369.46B
April 30, 2013 368.77B

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US Retail Sales Summary

  • Last Value: 417.70B
  • Latest Period: May 2017
  • Updated: Jun 14, 2017, 08:33 EDT
  • Next Release: Jul 14, 2017, 08:30 EDT
  • Frequency: Monthly
  • Unit: USD
  • Adjustment: Seasonally Adjusted
  • Average Growth Rate: 4.19%
  • Value Previously: 418.86B
  • Change From Previous: -0.28%
  • Value One Year Ago: 401.55B
  • Change From One Year Ago: 4.02%
  • First Period: Jan 1992
  • First Value: 146.91B
  • Notes: Retail sales exclude food services. From the Advance Monthly Sales for Retail and Food Services. Seasonally adjusted. Not adjusted for inflation.

I:USRS Excel Add-In Codes

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

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About Retail Sales

Retail sales is a substantial portion of consumer spending and an important indicator of economic health. Increased consumer spending is generally considered a sign of stability and growth.

The Retail Trade Report containing this statistic is released monthly by the Department of Commerce. It is generally the first consumer spending report released each month.
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