Vital Signs
updated 2/14/18

Federal Budget
Oct-Jan
(billions of dollars)
Receipts 1,131
 (vs. FY '17) +46 (4.3%)
Outlays 1,306
 (vs. FY '17) +62 (5.0%)*
Surplus/
(Deficit)
-174
16 worse
* before effect of timing shifts
CBO Budget Review

Federal Debt
Public 14,803,170
Intragov. 5,690,560
Total 20,493,730
Statutory debt limit, 1/31/2018 20,456,000
in millions
U.S. Treasury Mnthly. Stmt.
Jan 31, 2018

GDP
Current-dollar GDP: $19,738.9 billion (+5.3%)
Advance Estimate
4Q '17 v 3Q '17 (annualized):
+2.6%
3Q '17 v 2Q '17:
+3.2%
Bur. Econ. Analysis
Dec 21, 2017

2017 proj: +2.3%
The Economist

Employment
Total non-Farm:
147,810 (+200)

Private Sector
125,482 (+196)

Fed. Gov.
22,328 (+4)

State/Local Gov.
19,526 (-1)

Unemployment Rate
4.1% (unch)

(employment gains (losses) in 000's)
Bur. Labor Statistics
Jan. '18 Report

Population:
323,127,513
(Census Bureau, Jul 1, '16)