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Federal Construction Expenditures for Public Buildings for United States (A02224USA550NNBR)


1919: 22,320  
Updated: Aug 16, 2012


Thousands of Current Dollars,
Not Seasonally Adjusted


1Y | 5Y | 10Y | Max


Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Units:  Thousands of Current Dollars, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Annual


The Bls-Commerce Series On Federal Nonresidential Building In"Construction Volume And Costs 1915-56," Table 4, P. 11, Appears To Be Continuous With This Series, Even Though The Bls-Commerce Data Purport To Include Only New Construction Put In Place, Not Repairs. The Bls-Commerce Calendar-Year Figures Are Very Close To Averages Of Adjoining Fiscal-Year Figures Of This Series. See, Also, The Source Cited Above And Introductory Notes On Bls-Commerce Dept. Data. Source: Federal Works Agency-Department Of Treasury, Historical Statistics Of The United States, 1789-1945 Series H30, P. 169

This NBER data series a02224 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 2 at

NBER Indicator: a02224

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Federal Construction Expenditures for Public Buildings for United States [A02224USA550NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis;, February 16, 2019.


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