June 14, 2012 Economic Dashboard

Here are some key economic barometers like GDP growth, import and export indices, average hourly earnings, and employment numbers.

June 13 2012 by ChiefExecutive.net


Economic Dashboard June 14, 2012

Pulse Item Latest Date Latest Data Preceding Period Change
Industrial Production Index April-2012 97.4 (p) 96.4 (r) 1.1
GDP Growth (%) Q1 2012 +2.2 +3.0 -0.8
Retail Sales ($Mil) May-2012 $404,596 $405,287 -0.2%
U.S. Import Price Index April-2012 -0.5% +1.5% -2.0
U.S. Export Price Index April-2012 +0.4% +0.8% +0.4
Consumer Price Index April-2012 230.085 229.392 0.3%
Producer Price Index (Finished Goods) May-2012 -1.0 -0.2 -0.8
Rate of Inflation April-2012 2.3% 2.3% 0
Avg. Hourly Earnings May-2012 $23.41 $23.39 $0.02
Rate of Unemployment May-2012 8.2% 8.2% 0
Employment (Thousands)** May-2012 142,287 141,865 422
Unemployment (Thousands)** May-2012 12,720 12,500 220
Consumer Confidence Index May-2012 64.9 68.7 -3.8
CEO Confidence Index May-2012 5.96 5.86 0.10

Source: US Census, BEA, BLS, Conference Board, Federal Reserve
a: Advance estimate
p: Preliminary estimate
r: revised estimate
** Civil non-institutional population