Personal consumption in the US surged 1% mom in June of 2021, rebounding from a 0.1% drop in May and beating market forecasts of a 0.7% increase, as consumers shifted spending to service-sector industries, such as restaurants and travel. The rise in spending on pharmaceuticals, gasoline, food services, accommodations, and other energy goods more than offset a decline in purchases of motor vehicles and parts. source: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis
Personal Spending in the United States averaged 0.53 percent from 1959 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 8.60 percent in May of 2020 and a record low of -12.60 percent in April of 2020. This page provides the latest reported value for – United States Personal Spending – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Personal Spending – data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases – was last updated on July of 2021.
Personal Spending in the United States is expected to be 0.40 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the United States Personal Spending is projected to trend around 1.00 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.