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Cotton Consumption, Average Per Working Day for United States (M01089USM596NNBR)


Dec 1961: 33.2 (+ more)   Updated: Aug 16, 2012
Dec 1961:  33.2  
Nov 1961:  35.0  
Oct 1961:  35.8  
Sep 1961:  33.9  
Aug 1961:  34.5  
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Thousands of Running Bales,
Not Seasonally Adjusted




Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Units:  Thousands of Running Bales, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly


Data For 1912-July, 1944 Have Been Derived From Monthly Figures Of Bales Consumed By Dividing Each Figure By The Number Of Working Days Per Month. A Six Day Week Was Used Through July 1933; A Five Day Week Through Thereafter. Published Averages Per Day Have Been Used From August 1944 On. No Holidays Deducted After 1943. Source: Cotton Production And Distribution (Annual Census Bulletin, Various Numbers) For Data Through July 1960; "Current Industrial Report, " Series M22P, For 1961. Recent Data May Also Be Found In Survey Of Current Business.

This NBER data series m01089 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 1 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter01.html.

NBER Indicator: m01089

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Cotton Consumption, Average Per Working Day for United States [M01089USM596NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M01089USM596NNBR, March 1, 2024.


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