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Index of Department Store Sales for United States (M062ABUSM350NNBR)


Dec 1963: 229  
Updated: Aug 17, 2012


Index 1957-1959=100,
Not Seasonally Adjusted


1Y | 5Y | 10Y | Max


Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Units:  Index 1957-1959=100, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly


Series Is Presented Here As Three Variables--(1)--Seasonally Adjusted Data, 1919-1946 (2)--Original Data, 1919-1963 (3)--Seasonally Adjusted, 1919-1963. Data From 1919-1946 Were Converted From A 1947-1949=100 Base To A 1957-1959=100 Base By Multiplying By .668002. See Also Federal Reserve Board Bulletin, April, 1964, P.446. Source: Federal Reserve Board, Data For 1919-1938: "Revised Index Of Department Store Sales", Federal Reserve Bulletin, June 1944; Data For 1939-1947: "Department Store Sales, U.S.", Mimeo Release, Research And Statistics 1344, Corrected As Of May 1947, Furnished By Frb; Data For 1948-May 1962: Federal Reserve Bulletin Of July 1962; Data For June 1962-1963: Bulletins And The Release "Monthly Department Store Sales".

This NBER data series m06002ab appears on the NBER website in Chapter 6 at

NBER Indicator: m06002ab

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Index of Department Store Sales for United States [M062ABUSM350NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis;, February 23, 2020.


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