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Tracking the Global Recession

Tracking the Global Recession   Summary Table   Articles   Informational Websites

To provide accurate and useful information on the current economic environment and the behavior of economic data around business cycle turning points, the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis has created "Tracking the Global Recession." The website will be updated periodically as new information and data releases are available.

Track the Data

Listed below you will find a collection of charts reporting the current trends of several economic indicators and real gross domestic product and its related components. Reported alongside the current trend, each chart reports the average decline of the series over past recessions and the range of the declines. Additional details and the source data accompany the "By Country" charts.

By Country

By Variable
  • All Variables (all G7 plus Australia by-variable charts in one PDF file)



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