Economic & industry resources

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Looking to make better business decisions and plans for the future? Have a hard time figuring out which federal agency has the data you need? Compare trends within the industry through the primary data sources below that include information pertinent to the profession.

Construction spending

Construction data on new structures or improvements to existing structures for private and public sector. The estimate of the annual dollar value of construction work done in the U.S.  Learn more >

Housing starts and building permits

National and regional data on the number of new housing units. Learn more >      

National employment

For architectural services employment, click on the one-screen data search. Learn more >

PPI (Producer Price Index)

The average change over time in the selling prices received by domestic producers for their output.   Learn more >  

Real GDP

The adjusted value of the goods and services produced by labor and property located in the U.S.  Learn more >


National revenue information by industry.  Learn more >

State employment

For architectural, engineering, and related services employment, click on the one-screen data search under databases.  Learn more >

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economic stock trading screen