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Total construction spending down 1.6% from May 2018 to May 2019

Construction spending on total construction structures for May 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1,303.43 billion, a 1.6 percent decrease from the same period a year earlier, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released on Aug. 6.

Health care construction spending up 1.7% from May 2018 to May 2019

Construction spending on health care structures for May 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $42.93 billion, a 1.7 percent increase from the same period a year earlier, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released on Aug. 6.

Public safety construction spending up 7.9% from May 2018 to May 2019

Construction spending on public safety structures for May 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $10.05 billion, a 7.9 percent increase from the same period a year earlier, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released on Aug. 6.

Unfilled orders of search and navigation equipment, nondefense fall 0.1 percent in April

Unfilled orders for search and navigation equipment, nondefense decreased $21 million, or 0.1 percent, to $20.22 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

Unfilled orders of search and navigation equipment, defense climb 0.7 percent in April

Unfilled orders for search and navigation equipment, defense increased $21 million, or 0.7 percent, to $28.8 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

Unfilled orders of electromedical, measuring and control instrument manufacturing hold steady in April

Unfilled orders for electromedical, measuring and control instrument manufacturing decreased marginally in April ($28.07 billion), according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

Unfilled orders of electrical equipment, appliances and components climb 0.5 percent in April

Unfilled orders for electrical equipment, appliances and components increased $91 million, or 0.5 percent, to $19.5 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

Unfilled orders of electric lighting equipment manufacturing fall 1.1 percent in April

Unfilled orders for electric lighting equipment manufacturing decreased $15 million, or 1.1 percent, to $1.4 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

Unfilled orders of communications equipment manufacturing, nondefense fall 0.6 percent in April

Unfilled orders for communications equipment manufacturing, nondefense decreased $157 million, or 0.6 percent, to $24.61 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

Unfilled orders of communications equipment manufacturing, defense fall 2.7 percent in April

Unfilled orders for communications equipment manufacturing, defense decreased $35 million, or 2.7 percent, to $1.27 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

Unfilled orders of other electronic component manufacturing fall 0.2 percent in April

Unfilled orders for other electronic component manufacturing decreased $29 million, or 0.2 percent, to $12.86 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

$13.4 billion spent on public amusement and recreation construction in April 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on amusement and recreation structures for April 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $13.4 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

$36.3 billion spent on public transportation construction in April 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on transportation structures for April 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $36.3 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

$12.8 billion spent on public amusement and recreation construction in March 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on amusement and recreation structures for March 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $12.8 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

$35.1 billion spent on public transportation construction in March 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on transportation structures for March 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $35.1 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

$24.6 billion spent on public sewage and waste disposal construction in March 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on sewage and waste disposal structures for March 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $24.6 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

$340.7 billion spent on public construction in April 2019

Total construction spending by the public sector for April 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $340.7 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

$9.3 billion spent on public health care construction in April 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on health care structures for April 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $9.3 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

$9.6 billion spent on public safety construction in April 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on public safety structures for April 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $9.6 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Shipments of capital goods climb 1.1 percent in June

Shipments for capital goods increased $946 million, or 1.1 percent, to $90 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

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