2021 Annual Update
BEA will release results from the 2021 annual update of the National Economic Accounts, which includes the National Income and Product Accounts (NIPAs) as well as the Industry Economic Accounts, later this year. Results from the annual update of the NIPAs will be released on July 29, 2021, along with the advance estimate of GDP for the second quarter of 2021. Results from the annual update of the Industry Economic Accounts will be released on September 30, 2021, along with the third estimate of GDP for the second quarter of 2021. The update of the National Economic Accounts will cover the first quarter of 1999 through the first quarter of 2021 and will result in revisions to GDP, GDP by Industry, and gross domestic income.
Summary of Results
Updated COVID-19 Pandemic Response Tables
Effects of Selected Federal Pandemic Response Programs on Personal Income
Effects of Selected Federal Pandemic Response Programs on Federal Receipts, Expenditures, and Saving
Note: Updated statistics for the first quarter of 2021 are discussed in the July 29 GDP News release.
News Release Tables
There are no format changes to the GDP and Personal Income and Outlays news release tables.
Interactive Data Tables
Draft Registers for Flat File Downloads
NIPA and Fixed Asset Accounts Table Release Plan
- News release for "GDP, Second Quarter 2021 (Advance Estimate) and Annual Update"
- All quarterly "GDP and Personal Income" NIPA tables
- All quarterly "Underlying Detail" NIPA tables
- News release for "Personal Income and Outlays: June 2021"
- All monthly "GDP and Personal Income" NIPA tables
- All monthly "Underlying Detail" NIPA tables
By August 6:
- Most NIPA tables published on an "annual only" frequency
Publication of the article that details the results of the 2021 Annual Update of the NIPAs in the August Survey of Current Business, which includes:
- The seven NIPA summary accounts
- The table of selected components and major source data incorporated
- Tables showing the revisions to major aggregates
September and October:
- Release of NIPA tables 2.9, 3.15-3.21, 5.10, and 7.19
- Fixed Assets Accounts tables
- Integrated Macroeconomic Accounts tables
- GDP Updates for 2020 and Earlier Years Coming July 29 | The BEA Wire, July 2021
- Preview of the 2021 Annual Update of the National Economic Accounts | SCB, May 2021
- Improved Measures of Housing Services for the U.S. Accounts | SCB, May 2021
- Preview of the 2021 Annual Update of the International Economic Accounts | SCB, April 2021
- The 2020 Annual Update of the National Income and Product Accounts | SCB, August 2020
- Annual Update of the U.S. International Transactions Accounts | SCB, July 2020