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Electric Power Production for United States (M01128USM247NNBR)


Dec 1938: 10.88  
Updated: Aug 16, 2012


Billions of Kilowatt Hours,
Not Seasonally Adjusted


1Y | 5Y | 10Y | Max


Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Units:  Billions of Kilowatt Hours, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly


Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1919-1938 (2)--Original Data, 1936-1957. Data Represent Production For Public Use, And In Addition For Electric Railways, Electrified Steam Railroads, And A Few Plants Generating Power For Their Own Use. Source: Data For 1919: University Of Illinois, Bureau Of Business Research, Bulletin No. 6, 1927. Data For 1920-1938: U.S. Department Of Commerce, Survey Of Current Business, November 1927, P. 26; 1932 Annual Supplement; December 1940, P. 17.

This NBER data series m01128 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 1 at

NBER Indicator: m01128

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Electric Power Production for United States [M01128USM247NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis;, May 19, 2022.


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