US Real GDP Growth:

1.90% Chg Qtr for Q3 2019
Add to Watchlists
Create an Alert

US Real GDP Growth is measured as the year over year change in the Gross Domestic Product in the US as adjusted for inflation. Gross Domestic Product is the total value of goods produced and services provided in a the US. Real GDP Growth is a vital indicator to analyze the health of the economy. Two quarters of consecutive negative real GDP growth officially signifies a recession. Additionally, GDP is used by the FOMC as a gauge to make their interest rate decisions. In the post World War II boom years, US Real GDP grew as high as 12.8% in a year, but in the late 20th century 0-5% growth was more the norm.

US Real GDP Growth is at 1.90%, compared to 2.00% last quarter and 2.90% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 3.21%.

View Full Chart

Chart

Export Data
Save Image
Print Image

Historical Data

View and export this data going back to 1947. Start your Free Trial
Export Data Date Range:
Data for this Date Range  
Sept. 30, 2019 1.90%
June 30, 2019 2.00%
March 31, 2019 3.10%
Dec. 31, 2018 1.10%
Sept. 30, 2018 2.90%
June 30, 2018 3.50%
March 31, 2018 2.50%
Dec. 31, 2017 3.50%
Sept. 30, 2017 3.20%
June 30, 2017 2.20%
March 31, 2017 2.30%
Dec. 31, 2016 2.00%
Sept. 30, 2016 2.20%
June 30, 2016 1.90%
March 31, 2016 2.00%
Dec. 31, 2015 0.10%
Sept. 30, 2015 1.30%
June 30, 2015 3.00%
March 31, 2015 3.20%
Dec. 31, 2014 2.30%
Sept. 30, 2014 5.00%
June 30, 2014 5.50%
March 31, 2014 -1.10%
Dec. 31, 2013 3.20%
Sept. 30, 2013 3.20%
   
June 30, 2013 0.50%
March 31, 2013 3.60%
Dec. 31, 2012 0.50%
Sept. 30, 2012 0.50%
June 30, 2012 1.70%
March 31, 2012 3.20%
Dec. 31, 2011 4.70%
Sept. 30, 2011 -0.10%
June 30, 2011 2.90%
March 31, 2011 -1.00%
Dec. 31, 2010 2.00%
Sept. 30, 2010 3.00%
June 30, 2010 3.70%
March 31, 2010 1.50%
Dec. 31, 2009 4.50%
Sept. 30, 2009 1.50%
June 30, 2009 -0.60%
March 31, 2009 -4.40%
Dec. 31, 2008 -8.40%
Sept. 30, 2008 -2.10%
June 30, 2008 2.10%
March 31, 2008 -2.30%
Dec. 31, 2007 2.50%
Sept. 30, 2007 2.20%
June 30, 2007 2.30%

There is no data for the selected date range.

An error occurred. Please try again by refreshing your browser or contact us with details of your problem.

Advertisement

Stats

Last Value 1.90%
Latest Period Sep 2019
Last Updated Oct 30 2019, 08:31 EDT
Next Release Nov 27 2019, 08:30 EST (R)
Long Term Average 3.21%
Value from 1 Year Ago 2.90%
Change from 1 Year Ago -34.48%
Frequency Quarterly
Unit Percent Change from Quarter Ago
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate
Download Source File Upgrade

{{root.upsell.info.feature_headline}}.

{{root.upsell.info.feature_description}}

Please note that this feature is only available as an add-on to YCharts subscriptions.


Please note that this feature requires full activation of your account and is not permitted during the free trial period.

Start My Free Trial {{root.upsell.info.call_to_action}} No credit card required.

Already a subscriber? Sign in.