PUBLIC EXPENDITURES ON CONSTRUCTION OF HIGHWAYS AND STREETS
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.