U.S. Sept. Construction Spending: Seasonally Adjusted

Following are the details of September seasonally adjusted construction spending from the Commerce Department.

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                  Sept.     Aug.     July     June     May     Sept.
                   2011     2011     2011     2011     2011     YOY
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                    ------------Monthly Percentage Change-------------
Total                0.2%     1.6%    -3.3%     1.5%     2.5%    -1.3%
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Residential          0.7%     0.8%    -7.7%    -1.9%     4.1%    -1.1%
Nonresidential      -0.1%     2.0%    -1.3%     3.2%     1.7%    -1.3%
 Lodging             1.7%     0.2%    -4.6%     5.8%     1.3%   -18.8%
 Office             -0.2%     0.0%    -3.6%     2.9%     3.1%    -9.3%
 Commercial         -1.8%    -2.6%     1.2%     4.3%     5.3%     9.7%
 Health care         2.2%    -2.0%     0.1%     5.6%     0.1%    -0.1%
 Educational        -0.4%     4.0%    -0.9%     3.1%    -0.9%    -3.2%
 Religious           1.0%     4.9%     4.8%    -7.4%    -1.8%   -16.7%
 Public Safety      -4.9%     5.8%    -6.5%     3.2%     1.3%    -9.2%
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                  Sept.     Aug.     July     June     May     Sept.
                   2011     2011     2011     2011     2011     YOY
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 Amusement           1.1%     0.6%     0.8%    -3.5%    10.3%   -12.3%
 Transportation     -2.3%     5.8%    -5.0%     0.9%    -1.8%   -10.4%
 Communication       2.2%    -3.6%     0.6%     3.4%    -2.4%    -0.3%
 Power              -0.2%     2.9%    -0.7%     3.2%     6.2%    19.3%
 Highway/Street      1.4%     4.3%    -0.5%     2.1%     0.0%    -6.3%
 Sewage/Waste        1.8%    -0.2%    -1.3%     0.3%     0.8%   -13.1%
 Water supply       -2.4%    -0.5%     8.0%    -0.7%    -2.2%   -12.1%
 Conservation       -7.7%     6.6%    -5.8%    -3.1%     0.8%    -4.8%
 Manufacturing       0.3%     3.6%    -6.2%    13.4%     3.0%     4.7%
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Total Private        0.6%     0.6%    -3.9%     1.4%     4.2%     3.9%
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Residential          0.9%     0.4%    -7.7%    -2.0%     4.5%     0.1%
Nonresidential       0.3%     0.8%    -0.5%     4.6%     3.9%     7.4%
 Lodging             2.8%    -0.7%    -4.2%     4.9%     0.3%   -20.7%
 Office             -0.8%    -0.3%    -1.6%     3.7%     6.0%    -4.0%
 Commercial         -1.6%    -3.2%     1.3%     5.6%     4.7%     9.5%
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                  Sept.     Aug.     July     June     May     Sept.
                   2011     2011     2011     2011     2011     YOY%
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 Health care         3.5%    -2.5%     0.3%     6.1%    -0.5%    -2.6%
 Educational         2.0%    -1.7%     1.4%     6.5%    -2.4%     8.7%
 Religious           1.3%     4.4%     5.0%    -7.3%    -1.6%   -16.4%
 Amusement          -0.2%     1.9%     3.8%    -6.1%    23.8%    -2.1%
 Transportation      3.3%     3.2%     0.4%     4.2%     0.0%    16.8%
 Communication       1.7%    -3.5%     0.4%     3.5%    -2.7%    -1.1%
 Power              -0.6%     4.5%     0.5%     1.7%     8.1%    25.7%
 Manufacturing      -0.4%     3.5%    -5.9%    13.3%     2.8%     4.1%
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Total Public        -0.6%     3.5%    -2.2%     1.9%    -0.5%    -9.2%
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Residential         -5.0%    10.1%    -8.1%     1.9%    -6.5%   -25.2%
Nonresidential      -0.4%     3.3%    -2.1%     1.9%    -0.3%    -8.6%
 Office              1.1%     0.4%    -7.5%     1.4%    -2.1%   -18.6%
 Commercial         -5.2%     4.0%    -0.3%    -9.0%    11.9%    11.5%
 Health care        -1.2%    -0.7%    -0.5%     4.3%     1.5%     7.7%
 Educational        -0.9%     5.2%    -1.3%     2.5%    -0.6%    -5.2%
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                  Sept.     Aug.     July     June     May     Sept.
                   2011     2011     2011     2011     2011     YOY%
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 Public Safety      -4.5%     5.8%    -6.4%     3.2%     1.2%    -9.7%
 Amusement           2.1%    -0.3%    -1.4%    -1.6%     1.8%   -18.7%
 Transportation     -4.7%     7.0%    -7.2%    -0.4%    -2.4%   -19.2%
 Power               2.5%    -7.5%    -7.5%    12.7%    -4.3%   -11.5%
 Highway/Street      1.4%     4.3%    -0.5%     2.1%     0.0%    -6.3%
 Sewage/Waste        1.7%    -0.2%    -1.1%     0.3%     1.8%   -13.5%
 Water supply       -2.4%     0.6%     8.2%    -1.0%    -2.7%   -11.4%
 Conservation       -8.3%     6.6%    -6.0%    -2.9%     0.7%    -5.8%
                 ----------------------Billions of Dollars---------------------
Total              $787.2   $786.0   $773.3   $799.6   $787.4   $797.3
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Residential        $236.3   $234.7   $232.9   $252.3   $257.2   $238.9
Nonresidential     $550.9   $551.3   $540.4   $547.3   $530.2   $558.4
 Lodging             $8.5     $8.4     $8.4     $8.8     $8.3    $10.5
 Office             $34.1    $34.2    $34.2    $35.5    $34.5    $37.6
 Commercial         $44.0    $44.8    $46.0    $45.5    $43.6    $40.1
 Health care        $41.7    $40.8    $41.6    $41.6    $39.4    $41.7
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                  Sept.     Aug.     July     June     May     Sept.
                   2011     2011     2011     2011     2011     2010
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 Educational        $87.4    $87.8    $84.4    $85.1    $82.5    $90.3
 Religious           $4.2     $4.2     $4.0     $3.8     $4.1     $5.1
 Public Safety       $9.7    $10.2     $9.6    $10.3    $10.0    $10.6
 Amusement          $15.7    $15.6    $15.5    $15.3    $15.9    $17.9
 Transportation     $35.3    $36.2    $34.2    $36.0    $35.6    $39.4
 Communication      $18.1    $17.7    $18.4    $18.3    $17.7    $18.2
 Power              $90.7    $90.9    $88.4    $89.0    $86.3    $76.0
 Highway/Street     $80.4    $79.2    $76.0    $76.4    $74.8    $85.8
 Sewage/Waste       $23.1    $22.7    $22.8    $23.1    $23.0    $26.6
 Water supply       $13.8    $14.2    $14.2    $13.2    $13.3    $15.7
 Conservation        $6.6     $7.2     $6.7     $7.1     $7.4     $6.9
 Manufacturing      $37.5    $37.4    $36.1    $38.4    $33.9    $35.8
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Total Private      $501.8   $499.0   $496.0   $515.9   $508.9   $482.9
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Residential        $228.3   $226.3   $225.3   $243.9   $249.0   $228.2
 Single family     $107.1   $106.6   $105.7   $105.2   $105.0   $107.3
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                  Sept.     Aug.     July     June     May     Sept.
                   2011     2011     2011     2011     2011     2010
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Nonresidential     $273.5   $272.8   $270.7   $271.9   $259.8   $254.8
 Lodging             $7.9     $7.7     $7.8     $8.1     $7.7    $10.0
 Office             $22.9    $23.1    $23.2    $23.5    $22.7    $23.9
 Commercial         $40.5    $41.2    $42.5    $42.0    $39.7    $37.0
 Health care        $30.7    $29.7    $30.4    $30.3    $28.6    $31.5
 Educational        $14.1    $13.8    $14.1    $13.9    $13.0    $13.0
 Religious           $4.2     $4.2     $4.0     $3.8     $4.1     $5.0
 Amusement           $6.8     $6.8     $6.7     $6.5     $6.9     $7.0
 Transportation     $11.3    $11.0    $10.6    $10.6    $10.2     $9.7
 Communication      $18.0    $17.7    $18.3    $18.2    $17.6    $18.2
 Power              $79.2    $79.7    $76.2    $75.9    $74.6    $63.0
 Manufacturing      $36.5    $36.7    $35.4    $37.7    $33.2    $35.1
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Total Public       $285.4   $287.0   $277.3   $283.7   $278.5   $314.3
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Residential          $8.0     $8.4     $7.7     $8.3     $8.2    $10.7
Nonresidential     $277.4   $278.5   $269.7   $275.4   $270.4   $303.6
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                  Sept.     Aug.     July     June     May     Sept.
                   2011     2011     2011     2011     2011     2010
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 Office             $11.2    $11.1    $11.0    $11.9    $11.8    $13.7
 Commercial          $3.5     $3.7     $3.5     $3.5     $3.9     $3.1
 Health care        $11.0    $11.2    $11.2    $11.3    $10.8    $10.2
 Educational        $73.3    $73.9    $70.3    $71.2    $69.5    $77.3
 Public Safety       $9.5    $10.0     $9.4    $10.1     $9.8    $10.5
 Amusement           $8.9     $8.7     $8.7     $8.9     $9.0    $10.9
 Transportation     $24.0    $25.2    $23.5    $25.4    $25.4    $29.7
 Power              $11.5    $11.2    $12.1    $13.1    $11.6    $13.0
 Highway/Street     $80.3    $79.2    $76.0    $76.4    $74.8    $85.7
 Sewage/Waste       $22.6    $22.2    $22.3    $22.5    $22.4    $26.1
 Water supply       $13.3    $13.6    $13.5    $12.5    $12.6    $15.0
 Conservation        $6.5     $7.1     $6.7     $7.1     $7.3     $6.9
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NOTE: All dollar figures in billions and seasonally adjusted at an annual rate. Private construction includes residential improvements, railroads, electric light and power, gas petroleum pipelines, and farm nonresidential.

SOURCE: U.S. Commerce Department. http://www.census.gov/constructionspending

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