PUBLIC EXPENDITURES ON CONSTRUCTION OF HIGHWAYS AND STREETS

PUBLIC EXPENDITURES ON CONSTRUCTION OF HIGHWAYS AND STREETS

Public Expenditure on Construction: Highways and Streets (monthly data at annual rate, seasonally adjusted)

Public Expenditure on Construction: Highways and Streets (monthly data at annual rate, seasonally adjusted)

Highways and streets are the largest component of public transportation infrastructure spending.

Public Expenditure on Construction    Jul-01       Aug-01   
Highways and streets (billions of current dollars) 61.76 55.79
Highways and streets (billions of current dollars) percent change from previous month  0.36 -9.66
Highways and streets (billions of chained 1996 dollars) 51.77 46.77
Highways and streets (billions of chained 1996 dollars) percent change from previous month  0.62 -9.66

NOTE: The data has changed due to new Census Bureau estimating methodologies. Questions can be directed to Mike Davis, 301-457-1605.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, available at: http://www.census.gov/pub/const/C30/c30curtb.html.