Table 20.—Revisions to Cyclical Fluctuations in Real GDP, 1960-95

[Percent change per quarter at annual rate]

Real GDP Source of revision
Previously published Revised Revision Current-dollar revision Change in featured measure Other
Contractions
1960:I-1960:IV-1.1-3.2-2.10-1.3-0.8
1969:III-1970:IV-.3-.6-.3.2-.3-.2
1973:IV-1975:I-3.3-2.9.4.5-.3.2
1980:I-1980:III-5.0-4.8.2.31.0-1.1
1981:I-1982:III-1.9-1.8.100.1
1990:II-1991:I-2.0-2.7-.7-.700
Expansions
1960:IV-1969:III4.65.0.40.40
1970:IV-1973:IV4.65.2.60.8-.2
1975:I-1980:I4.04.3.3-.1.3.1
1980:III-1981:I6.98.11.2.41.0-.2
1982:III-1990:II3.53.8.3.1.1.1
1991:I-1995:III/1/3.12.5-.6-.2-.5.1

1. The expansion that started in the first quarter of 1991 is shown through the third quarter of 1995.