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Release for:  Third Quarter (advance estimate)
Source: U.S. Department of Commerce
Percent changes at seasonally adjusted annual rate, chain-weighted
                                   3Q-17   4Q-17   1Q-18   2Q-18   3Q-18
Real GDP                             2.8     2.3     2.2     4.2     3.5
Pers consumption expenditures        2.2     3.9     0.5     3.8     4.0
Goods PCE                            4.1     6.8    -0.6     5.5     5.8
 Durable goods                       7.7    12.7    -2.0     8.6     6.9
 Nondurable goods                    2.3     4.0     0.1     4.0     5.2
Services PCE                         1.4     2.6     1.0     3.0     3.2
Gross priv dom investment            8.8     0.8     9.6    -0.5    12.0
 Fixed investment                    2.6     6.2     8.0     6.4    -0.3
  Nonresidential                     3.4     4.8    11.5     8.7     0.8
   Structures                       -5.7     1.3    13.9    14.5    -7.9
   Equipment                         9.8     9.9     8.5     4.6     0.4
   Intellectual Property             1.7     0.7    14.1    10.5     7.9
  Residential fixed investment      -0.5    11.1    -3.4    -1.3    -4.0
 Change in private inventories      #N/A    #N/A    #N/A    #N/A    #N/A
Net exports of goods and svcs       #N/A    #N/A    #N/A    #N/A    #N/A
 Exports                             3.5     6.6     3.6     9.3    -3.5
  Goods                              2.1    10.9     3.2    13.5    -7.0
  Services                           6.3    -1.0     4.2     1.5     3.5
 Imports                             2.8    11.8     3.0    -0.6     9.1
  Goods                              2.5    14.2     2.4    -0.4    10.3
  Services                           4.4     2.0     5.5    -1.4     3.8
Govt consumption expenditures
 and gross investment               -1.0     2.4     1.5     2.5     3.3
 Federal                            -1.3     4.1     2.6     3.7     3.3
  National defense                  -2.9     2.9     3.0     5.9     4.6
  Nondefense                         1.1     5.7     2.1     0.5     1.5
 State and local                    -0.9     1.4     0.9     1.8     3.2
Addenda:
 Gross domestic income               1.3     1.5     3.9     1.6      NA
 Average of GDP and GDI              2.0     1.9     3.1     2.9      NA
  Final sales of domestic produc     1.8     3.2     1.9     5.4     1.4
  Gross domestic purchases           2.7     3.1     2.2     2.8     5.2
  Final sales to domestic
   purchasers                        1.7     4.0     1.9     4.0     3.1
  Final sales to private domestic
   purchasers                        2.3     4.4     2.0     4.3     3.1
 Gross national product              3.6     2.6     2.2     4.0      NA
 Disposable personal income          2.2     2.3     4.4     2.5     2.5
  Current-dollar measures:
 GDP                                 4.8     5.1     4.3     7.6     4.9
 Gross domestic income               3.2     4.2     6.0     5.0      NA
 Average of GDP and GDI              4.0     4.7     5.1     6.3      NA
  Final sales of domestic produc     4.0     5.8     4.0     8.6     3.1
  Gross domestic purchases           4.4     6.0     4.8     5.6     6.7
  Final sales to domestic
   purchasers                        3.6     6.7     4.5     6.5     4.9
  Final sales to private domestic
   purchasers                        4.0     6.9     4.5     6.6     4.8
 Gross national product              5.6     5.3     4.2     7.5      NA
 Disposable personal income          3.9     5.1     7.0     4.5     4.1
       ** MNI Washington Bureau (202) 371-2121 **
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