# New Home Starts, Number Per Workday for United States (M02162USM493NNBR)  Excel (data)  CSV (data)  Image (graph)  PowerPoint (graph)  PDF (graph)

Observation:

Feb 1956: 650
Updated: Aug 16, 2012

Units:

Number of Starts,

Frequency:

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(a) New Home Starts, Number Per Workday for United States, Number of Starts, Not Seasonally Adjusted (M02162USM493NNBR)
No Annual Values Are Presented Here. Annual Values Could Be Computed From The Monthly Data, But Such Computation Would Require Knowledge Of The Number Of Workdays In Each Month - A Quantity Which Varies From Month To Month, And For Any Given Month, From Year To Year. A Simple Average Of The Monthly Values Given Here Will Be A Biased Estimate Of The Annual Average. Source: Federal Housing Administration, Division Of Research And Statistics

This NBER data series m02162 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 2 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter02.html.

NBER Indicator: m02162

New Home Starts, Number Per Workday for United States

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Release: NBER Macrohistory Database

#### Notes:

No Annual Values Are Presented Here. Annual Values Could Be Computed From The Monthly Data, But Such Computation Would Require Knowledge Of The Number Of Workdays In Each Month - A Quantity Which Varies From Month To Month, And For Any Given Month, From Year To Year. A Simple Average Of The Monthly Values Given Here Will Be A Biased Estimate Of The Annual Average. Source: Federal Housing Administration, Division Of Research And Statistics

This NBER data series m02162 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 2 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter02.html.

NBER Indicator: m02162

#### Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, New Home Starts, Number Per Workday for United States [M02162USM493NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M02162USM493NNBR, April 23, 2017.

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