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Federal Construction Expenditures for Rivers and Harbors for United States (A02226USA550NNBR)

Observation:

1919: 33,078  
Updated: Aug 16, 2012

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Thousands of Current Dollars,
Not Seasonally Adjusted

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(a) Federal Construction Expenditures for Rivers and Harbors for United States, Thousands of Current Dollars, Not Seasonally Adjusted (A02226USA550NNBR)
The Data Cover Construction And Repair Work, And Include Expenditures For Flood Control As Well As For Rivers And Harbors. Data For 1920- 57, Compiled By The Corps Of Engineers Of The U.S. Army, Are Available In The Source. For Data Covering Navigation Only, 1936-62, See"Historical Statistics, Continuation To 1962 And Revisions," Series Q245. Data On Rivers, Harbors, And Flood Control Construction Are Included In The Bls-Dept. Of Commerce Series On "Conservation And Development." See "Construction Volume And Costs 1915-1956," Statistical Supplement To Vol. 3 Of "Construction Review, 1958;" And "Value Of New Construction Put In Place 1946-1963 Revised, Construction Reports, Construction Activity," C30-61 Supplement, Bureau Of The Census, October 1964. Source: Federal Works Agency-Department Of Treasury, U.S. Bureau Of The Census, "Historical Statistics Of The United States, Colonial Times To 1957, " Series Q245. Statistics Were Compiled By The Department Of The Treasury At The Request Of The Federal Works Agency. The Following Were The Original Sources (See"Historical Statistics, " P. 443): 1822- 1882:"Statement Of Appropriations And Expenditures For Public Buildings, Rivers And Harbors, Forts, Arsenals, Armories, And Other Public Works From March 4, 1789 To June 30, 1882, " U.S. Senate Ex. Doc. Vol. 7, No. 196, 47Th Congress, 1St Session (Treasury Department Doc. No.373), Pp.521-522. 1883-1919: Federal Works Agency Records (Compiled From Treasury Department Accounts). This Series Is Also Found In"Historical Statistics, 1789-1945, " Series H29, And Is One Of The Components Of "U.S. Federal Construction Expenditures, Public Works, Total, " (Series 02223).

This NBER data series a02226 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 2 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter02.html.

NBER Indicator: a02226

Federal Construction Expenditures for Rivers and Harbors for United States

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Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

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The Data Cover Construction And Repair Work, And Include Expenditures For Flood Control As Well As For Rivers And Harbors. Data For 1920- 57, Compiled By The Corps Of Engineers Of The U.S. Army, Are Available In The Source. For Data Covering Navigation Only, 1936-62, See"Historical Statistics, Continuation To 1962 And Revisions," Series Q245. Data On Rivers, Harbors, And Flood Control Construction Are Included In The Bls-Dept. Of Commerce Series On "Conservation And Development." See "Construction Volume And Costs 1915-1956," Statistical Supplement To Vol. 3 Of "Construction Review, 1958;" And "Value Of New Construction Put In Place 1946-1963 Revised, Construction Reports, Construction Activity," C30-61 Supplement, Bureau Of The Census, October 1964. Source: Federal Works Agency-Department Of Treasury, U.S. Bureau Of The Census, "Historical Statistics Of The United States, Colonial Times To 1957, " Series Q245. Statistics Were Compiled By The Department Of The Treasury At The Request Of The Federal Works Agency. The Following Were The Original Sources (See"Historical Statistics, " P. 443): 1822- 1882:"Statement Of Appropriations And Expenditures For Public Buildings, Rivers And Harbors, Forts, Arsenals, Armories, And Other Public Works From March 4, 1789 To June 30, 1882, " U.S. Senate Ex. Doc. Vol. 7, No. 196, 47Th Congress, 1St Session (Treasury Department Doc. No.373), Pp.521-522. 1883-1919: Federal Works Agency Records (Compiled From Treasury Department Accounts). This Series Is Also Found In"Historical Statistics, 1789-1945, " Series H29, And Is One Of The Components Of "U.S. Federal Construction Expenditures, Public Works, Total, " (Series 02223).

This NBER data series a02226 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 2 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter02.html.

NBER Indicator: a02226

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Federal Construction Expenditures for Rivers and Harbors for United States [A02226USA550NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/A02226USA550NNBR, October 1, 2016.

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