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Basic Info

The US Housing Starts MoM reflects the month over month change in the total number of single family houses that started construction in a given month in the US. US Housing Starts MoM can be viewed as a forward looking metric to gauge the outlook for the economy. This metric most notably crashed during the 2007-2009 housing crisis. During the housing crisis, housing starts MoM reached a low of -16.09% month over month change in November 2008 before beginning to recover.

US Housing Starts MoM is at 12.18%, compared to -10.86% last month and 0.19% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 0.33%.

Stats

Last Value 12.18%
Latest Period Aug 2022
Last Updated Sep 20 2022, 08:32 EDT
Next Release Oct 19 2022, 08:30 EDT
Long Term Average 0.33%
Average Growth Rate -1.86K%
Value from Last Month -10.86%
Change from Last Month N/A
Value from 1 Year Ago 0.19%
Change from 1 Year Ago 6.29K%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate
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Historical Data

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Date Value
August 31, 2022 12.18%
July 31, 2022 -10.86%
June 30, 2022 0.83%
May 31, 2022 -13.46%
April 30, 2022 5.19%
March 31, 2022 -3.43%
February 28, 2022 6.66%
January 31, 2022 -5.77%
December 31, 2021 3.63%
November 30, 2021 9.15%
October 31, 2021 0.26%
September 30, 2021 -1.08%
August 31, 2021 0.19%
July 31, 2021 -5.47%
June 30, 2021 3.68%
May 31, 2021 6.64%
April 30, 2021 -12.04%
March 31, 2021 19.65%
February 28, 2021 -10.74%
January 31, 2021 -2.97%
December 31, 2020 7.14%
November 30, 2020 0.72%
October 31, 2020 4.72%
September 30, 2020 6.18%
August 31, 2020 -8.87%
Date Value
July 31, 2020 18.99%
June 30, 2020 20.28%
May 31, 2020 12.47%
April 30, 2020 -26.14%
March 31, 2020 -19.16%
February 29, 2020 0.13%
January 31, 2020 2.02%
December 31, 2019 14.52%
November 30, 2019 1.13%
October 31, 2019 2.39%
September 30, 2019 -5.33%
August 31, 2019 11.20%
July 31, 2019 -0.24%
June 30, 2019 -5.58%
May 31, 2019 2.19%
April 30, 2019 6.67%
March 31, 2019 6.29%
February 28, 2019 -8.36%
January 31, 2019 13.13%
December 31, 2018 -7.48%
November 30, 2018 -3.52%
October 31, 2018 -2.17%
September 30, 2018 -3.26%
August 31, 2018 7.51%
July 31, 2018 0.00%

Basic Info

The US Housing Starts MoM reflects the month over month change in the total number of single family houses that started construction in a given month in the US. US Housing Starts MoM can be viewed as a forward looking metric to gauge the outlook for the economy. This metric most notably crashed during the 2007-2009 housing crisis. During the housing crisis, housing starts MoM reached a low of -16.09% month over month change in November 2008 before beginning to recover.

US Housing Starts MoM is at 12.18%, compared to -10.86% last month and 0.19% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 0.33%.

Stats

Last Value 12.18%
Latest Period Aug 2022
Last Updated Sep 20 2022, 08:32 EDT
Next Release Oct 19 2022, 08:30 EDT
Long Term Average 0.33%
Average Growth Rate -1.86K%
Value from Last Month -10.86%
Change from Last Month N/A
Value from 1 Year Ago 0.19%
Change from 1 Year Ago 6.29K%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate
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