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Survey of Current Business

Table of Contents
 August 1994

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Regular features

1 Business Situation (PDF)

Real GDP increased 3.8 percent in the second quarter of 1994 after increasing 3.3 percent in the first quarter. Corporate profits increased $39.1 billion, a sharp turnaround from the first quarter, when profits were reduced as a result of the Northridge, California, earthquake. The Federal deficit decreased $31.2 billion, to $145.0 billion, the smallest deficit in over 3 years; the State and local government surplus increased $0.5 billion, to $25.7 billion.

64 State Personal Income, Revised Estimates for 1991–93 (PDF)

The annual estimates of State personal income for 1991–93 have been revised to incorporate last month’s NIPA revision and to incorporate newly available Statelevel source data. For the most part, the revisions were relatively small, but they were substantial in some regions and States for some years. Among the regions, personal income in the Far West was revised up substantially for 1991–92, and personal income in New England and the Southeast was revised down substantially for 1993.

80 Gross State Product, 1977–91 (PDF)

The estimates of gross state product (GSP) have been updated for 1977–91 to incorporate new source data and methodology. During the subperiod 1987–91, 10 States had annual growth in real GSP that was at least 1 percentage point above the U.S. average of 1.8 percent; Nevada had the fastest growth, at 7.4 percent. Seven States had annual growth in real GSP that was at least 1 percentage point below the U.S. average; of these, Michigan was the only State with negative growth, at –0.4 percent.

Reports and statistical presentations

11 National Income and Product Accounts (PDF)

11 Selected NIPA Tables (PDF)

30 NIPA Charts (PDF)

32 Quantity and Price Indexes, 1988–94 (PDF)

48 Reconciliation and Other Special Tables (PDF)

49 Selected Monthly Estimates (PDF)

51 Relationship Between Personal Income and Adjusted Gross Income, 1991–92 (PDF)

54 Fixed Reproducible Tangible Wealth in the United States: Revised Estimates for 1991–93 and Summary Estimates for 1925–93 (PDF)

98 Foreign Direct Investment in the United States: Detail for Historical-Cost Position and Related Capital and Income Flows, 1993 (PDF)

127 U.S. Direct Investment Abroad: Detail for Historical-Cost Position and Related Capital and Income Flows, 1993 (PDF)

C-1 Business Cycle Indicators (PDF)

C-1 Data tables

C-6 Footnotes for pages C-1 through C-5

C-7 Charts