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New Home Starts, Number Per Workday for United States (M02162USM493NNBR)


Feb 1956: 650  
Updated: Aug 16, 2012


Number of Starts,
Not Seasonally Adjusted


1Y | 5Y | 10Y | Max


Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Units:  Number of Starts, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly


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

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;, December 5, 2019.


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