Louisiana's seasonally adjusted
unemployment rate decreased in May by 0.7 percentage points when compared to May 2017.
[up arrow] Sales of newly built, single-family homes in June inched up 0.8 percent to a seasonally adjusted
annual rate of 610,000 units from a downwardly revised May reading, according to newly released data by the U.S.
output for the period January-July declined by 3% from one year back.
(Billion of dollars) TABLE: Seasonally adjusted
of annual rates TABLE: 1986 1987(r) 1986 1987 TABLE: III IV I II III IV(r)
Highway construction was at a seasonally adjusted
annual rate of $111.1 billion, 9.5% ([+ or -]5.3%) above the revised January estimate of $101.5 billion.
Industries that showed the largest gains for seasonally adjusted
* Electronics and appliances stores' sales declined 2.8% seasonally adjusted
from the previous month and 9.8% unadjusted, year over year.
Generally, commodity indexes are seasonally adjusted
using direct seasonal adjustment, which produces a more complete elimination of seasonal movements than does the aggregative method.
According to preliminary estimates by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), nonfarm, seasonally adjusted
employment increased by 7,300 from June to July 2014.
On a seasonally adjusted
basis, exports continued to rebound after steadily declining through October, November and December, and showed a 1.2 percent increase on the month in February while imports edged up 0.6 percent month-on-month.
Census Bureau, which include categories such as automobiles, gasoline stations, and restaurants, increased 0.3% seasonally adjusted
month-to-month ($472.2 billion).
The EU28 seasonally adjusted
external current account registered a surplus of 31.4 billion (1% of GDP) in the third quarter of 2013, down from a surplus of 46.3 bn (1.4% of GDP) in the second quarter of 2013 and from a surplus of 33.3 bn (1% of GDP) in the third quarter of 2012, Eurostat estimated, on 23 January.