Vital Signs
updated 3/11/19

Federal Budget
Oct-Feb
(billions of dollars)
Receipts 1,282
 (vs. FY '17) -4 (-0.3%)
Outlays 1,819
 (vs. FY '17) +99 ( 5.7%)*
Surplus/
(Deficit)
−637
146 worse
*before adjustment for timing shifts
CBO Budget Review

Federal Debt
Public 16,250,898
Intragov. 5,864,628
Total 22,115,526
Statutory debt limit 22,074,156
in millions
U.S. Treasury Monthly Stmt.
Feb. 28, 2019

GDP
Current-dollar GDP: $20.89 trillion. (+4.6%)
Initial Estimate
4Q '18 v 3Q '18 (annualized):
+2.6%
3Q '18 v 2Q '18
+3.4%
Bur. Econ. Analysis
Feb. 28, 2019

2018 proj: +2.9%
The Economist

Employment
rel. March 8, 2019
Total Non-farm:
150,608 (+20)

Private Sector
128,123 (+25)

Fed. Gov.
2,799.0 (unch)

State/Local Gov.
19,684 (-5) )

Unemployment Rate
3.8% (-.2)

(employment gains (losses) in 000's)

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Feb. Report

Civilian noninstitutional population:
258,239,000