Advance Retail Sales of Motor Vehicles

Advance Retail Sales of Motor Vehicles

Value of Advance Sales of Automobiles and Other Motor Vehicles (monthly data, seasonally adjusted)

Value of Advance Sales of Automobiles and Other Motor Vehicles (monthly data, seasonally adjusted). If you are a user with a disability and cannot view this image, please call 800-853-1351 or email answers@bts.gov for further assistance.

Motor vehicles are a major component of overall advance retail sales, accounting for twenty-six percent of the overall total for the month of November.

Advance Retail Sales of Motor Vehicles Oct-01 Nov-01
Value of advance sales of automobiles and other motor vehicles (in millions) 79,851 69,794
Percent change from same month previous year  26.11 -12.59

NOTE: Advance retail sales are advance estimates of monthly retail trade produced by the Bureau of the Census. The advance estimates are based on a small subsample of the Census Bureaus full retail sales sample.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Census, as of Dec. 13, 2001, available at: http://www.census.gov/svsd/www/adseries.html