Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Series Is Presented Here As 3 Variables: (1) Original Data, 1920-46; (2) Original Data, 1939-46; (3) Seasonally Adjusted Data, 1946-63. This Series Was Derived By NBER By Summing (Commercial Building), (Industrial Bldg.) And (Public Utilities). For Further Information See Introductory Notes On Bls-Dept. Of Commerce Data. (1946 Break In Comparability Results From Census Resivions.) Source: Dept. Of Commerce, "Construction Volume And Costs, 1915-56"; "Value Of New Construction Put In Place, " Revised, June 1959.
This NBER data series m02200a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 2 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter02.html.
NBER Indicator: m02200a
National Bureau of Economic Research, Private New Construction Activity, Business, Value in Constant Prices for United States [M0200AUSM380NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M0200AUSM380NNBR, December 9, 2018.