Prototype Economic Statistics for Puerto Rico, 2012-2017
The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) released for the first time prototype statistics for consumer spending, business investment, and trade in goods for Puerto Rico. These new economic data lay the groundwork for BEA to estimate the island's GDP. Currently, the annual statistics cover the time period from 2012 to 2017 and can be used to better gauge the performance of the Puerto Rico economy over that period.
What are Economic Statistics for Puerto Rico?
BEA will publish estimates for specific categories of economic activity: consumer spending, business investment, and trade in goods. These are major components of GDP. GDP is the value of the goods and services produced in a territory. Learn More