Economic Indicator Charts -- August 2011

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Unemployment -- August 2011   

Source:  U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics
Through August 2011

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Labor Force -- August 2011 

Source: Virginia Employment Commission
Through July 2011
*Not seasonally adjusted

 

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CPI -- August 2011 

Source:  U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics
U.S. through August 2011; DC Metro Area through July 2011

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Office Vacancy -- August 2011                       

 Source:  CoStar*             
 Through 2nd quarter 2011 

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Residential Permits -- August 2011 

Source: Code Administration
Through August 2011

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Permits -- August 2011   

Source:  Code Administration
Through August 2011

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Multi-Family -- August 2011         

Source: Code Administration
Through August 2011
     

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Business Licenses -- August 2011 

Source: Finance Department
Through August 2011

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Retail Sales -- August 2011     

Source:  Finance Department
U.S. through August 2011; Alexandria through July 2011

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Transient Lodging -- August 2011                                

Source:  Finance Department
Through July 2011

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Hotel Occupancy -- August 2011

Source: Finance Department
Through July 2011

 

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Meals Tax -- August 2011 

Source:  Finance Department
Through May 2011*
*Meals tax collections typically lag because there are restaurant filings and payments that have not been processed by the end-of-the-month deadline.

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Residential Sales -- August 2011                               

Source:  Department of Real Estate Assessments
Through August 2011

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Median Sales -- August 2011     

Source:  Metropolitan Regional Information Systems; Department of Real Estate Assessments
Through August 2011
 

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Housing Inventory -- August 2011                              

Source:  Metropolitan Regional Information Systems
Through August 2011

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Foreclosures -- August 2011          

Source:  Department of Real Estate Assessments
Through August 2011

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