Economic Stress Index

Year U6 GDP Income Index
1973

7.0

5.6 2.1 -0.7
1974

7.9

-0.5

-5.0

13.4

1975 11.6

-0.2

3.0

8.8

1976 10.5

5.4

2.0

3.1

1977 9.8

4.6

0.1

5.3

1978 8.5

5.6

3.0

-0.1

1979 8.2

3.2

-1.0

6.0

1980 10.1

-0.2

-5.5

15.8

1981 10.8

2.6

-3.5

11.7

1982 14.0 -1.9 -1.4

17.3

1983 13.9 4.6 1.6

7.7

1984 11.2 7.3 2.8

1.1

1985 10.6 4.2 1.7

4.7

1986 10.3 3.5 4.2

2.6

1987 9.3 3.5 0.0

5.8

1988 8.4 4.2 0.0

4.2

1989 7.9 3.7 1.3

2.9

1990 8.2 1.9 -1.7

8.0

1991 10.0 -0.1 -3.5

13.6

1992 10.8 3.7 0.0

7.2

1993 10.2 2.7 -1.0

8.5

1994 10.9 4.0 0.0

6.9

1995 10.1 2.7 2.7

4.7

1996 9.7 3.8 1.2

4.7

1997 8.9 4.5 1.9

2.5

1998 8.0 4.4 3.5

0.1

1999 7.4 4.7 2.7

0.0

2000 7.0 4.1 0.0

2.9

2001 8.1 1.0 -2.2

9.3

2002 9.6 1.8 -1.1

8.9

2003 10.1 2.8 0.0

7.3

2004 9.6 3.8 0.0

5.8

2005 8.9 3.3 1.1

4.3

2006 8.2 2.7 0.7

4.8

2007 8.3 1.8 1.3

5.2

2008 10.5 -0.3 -3.6

14.4

2009 16.2 -2.8 0.0

19.0

2010 16.7 2.5 -2.3

16.5

2011 15.9 1.6 -1.5

15.8

2012 14.7 2.2 0.0

12.5

2013 13.8 1.7 0.3

11.8

2014  12.0 2.4  -1.5 11.1
2015

2016

July ’17

 10.5

9.6

8.53

2.6

1.6

2.11

5.2

1.9

1.34

 2.9

6.1 (P)

5.08 (Preliminary)

P – Preliminary

U-6 for the current year (2017) is a Three-Month Moving Average. Older years are annual averages.

GDP and Income of the current year (2017) are the percent change compared to the same quarter a year earlier. Older years are total annual % changes.

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