Tracking the Economy

Welcome to "Tracking the Economy," a collection of charts reporting the current trends for several economic indicators. The charts are designed to provide accurate and useful information on the current economic environment and behavior of economic data around business cycle turning points.

Use FRED® Graph to create your own Expansion charts

The following are links to pre-set graphs using FRED® data. All charts use U.S. data starting with the October 1949 business cycle trough and continuing through the current cycle.

Economic Indicators

GDP and Components


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