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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 -7.03%, compared to 3.51% last month and 17.60% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 0.33%.

Stats

Last Value -7.03%
Latest Period Jul 2021
Last Updated Aug 18 2021, 08:30 EDT
Next Release Sep 21 2021, 08:30 EDT
Long Term Average 0.33%
Average Growth Rate -1.63K%
Value from 1 Year Ago 17.60%
Change from 1 Year Ago N/A
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate
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Historical Data

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Date Value
July 31, 2021 -7.03%
June 30, 2021 3.51%
May 31, 2021 5.28%
April 30, 2021 -12.23%
March 31, 2021 19.21%
February 28, 2021 -10.95%
January 31, 2021 -2.17%
December 31, 2020 7.09%
November 30, 2020 2.44%
October 31, 2020 4.56%
September 30, 2020 5.23%
August 31, 2020 -8.08%
July 31, 2020 17.60%
June 30, 2020 21.70%
May 31, 2020 11.51%
April 30, 2020 -26.55%
March 31, 2020 -19.64%
February 29, 2020 0.00%
January 31, 2020 2.71%
December 31, 2019 14.59%
November 30, 2019 2.43%
October 31, 2019 2.57%
September 30, 2019 -6.27%
August 31, 2019 12.01%
July 31, 2019 -1.05%
Date Value
June 30, 2019 -5.07%
May 31, 2019 1.64%
April 30, 2019 6.57%
March 31, 2019 5.34%
February 28, 2019 -8.20%
January 31, 2019 13.61%
December 31, 2018 -7.44%
November 30, 2018 -2.07%
October 31, 2018 -2.42%
September 30, 2018 -3.88%
August 31, 2018 7.96%
July 31, 2018 -0.50%
June 30, 2018 -11.45%
May 31, 2018 5.37%
April 30, 2018 -3.16%
March 31, 2018 2.95%
February 28, 2018 -1.53%
January 31, 2018 10.74%
December 31, 2017 -7.51%
November 30, 2017 2.40%
October 31, 2017 6.21%
September 30, 2017 1.38%
August 31, 2017 -3.58%
July 31, 2017 -3.61%
June 30, 2017 7.50%

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 -7.03%, compared to 3.51% last month and 17.60% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 0.33%.

Stats

Last Value -7.03%
Latest Period Jul 2021
Last Updated Aug 18 2021, 08:30 EDT
Next Release Sep 21 2021, 08:30 EDT
Long Term Average 0.33%
Average Growth Rate -1.63K%
Value from 1 Year Ago 17.60%
Change from 1 Year Ago N/A
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate
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