Resources for Key Economic Indicators. Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress. Jennifer Teefy, Julie Jennings. May 30, 2018
An understanding of economic indicators and their significance is seen as essential to the formulation of economic policies. These indicators, or statistics, provide snapshots of an economy’s health as well as starting points for economic analysis. This report contains a list of selected authoritative U.S. government sources of economic indicators, such as gross domestic product (GDP), income, inflation, and labor force (including employment and unemployment) statistics.
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