Personal Consumption Expenditures, Private Fixed Investment, and Net Exports of Goods
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO (October 15, 2019) — Today, the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) released prototype statistics for personal consumption expenditures, private fixed investment, and net exports of goods for Puerto Rico. These annual statistics cover the time period from 2012 to 2017. In conjunction with this release, BEA is requesting feedback to refine the data sources and methods used to prepare these statistics.
The estimates released today are a major step toward the goal of producing gross domestic product (GDP) statistics for Puerto Rico that are consistent with international guidelines and that are directly comparable to data for other U.S. territories, states, the nation, and many otherRead More »