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General merchandise, apparel and accessories, furniture and other sales in United States rises in 2017

U.S. Census Bureau reported that in 2017 retail sales rose negligibly by 0.98%. The variable increased hardly by 12 391 million US Dollars, as it follows the tendency of the prior year when it went up by 0.42 percent. It attained its 26-year maximum. The overall changes for the previous 26 years reached a growth of 139.2%. Besides, it has had a 0.01% compound annual growth rate during the five years with a slight overall rise since the start of time series. It averaged 969 100.96 million US Dollars from 1992 to 2017 and it hit its minimum of 533 388 million US Dollars in 1992.

General merchandise, apparel and accessories, furniture and other sales in United States rises in 2017
Date Million US Dollars Variation
2017 1 275 865.00 0.98
2016 1 263 474.00 0.42
2015 1 258 154.00 1.57
2014 1 238 694.00 2.16
2013 1 212 493.00 1.73
2012 1 191 843.00 3.13
2011 1 155 666.00 3.71
2010 1 114 374.00 2.41
2009 1 088 197.00 -4.24
2008 1 136 376.00 -0.62

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