Retail Sales in the United States increased 6% year-on-year in December of 2022, the same as a downwardly revised 6% rise in November, and the weakest rate since the end of 2020. source: U.S. Census Bureau

Retail Sales YoY in the United States averaged 4.90 percent from 1993 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 53.70 percent in April of 2021 and a record low of -20.20 percent in April of 2020. This page provides - United States Retail Sales YoY - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United States Retail Sales YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2023.

Retail Sales YoY in the United States is expected to be 3.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the United States Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 1.50 percent in 2024 and 1.80 percent in 2025, according to our econometric models.

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United States Retail Sales YoY

Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2022-12-15 01:30 PM Nov 6.5% 8.3% 7.9%
2023-01-18 01:30 PM Dec 6% 6% 5%
2023-02-15 01:30 PM Jan 6% 4.5%

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Retail Sales MoM -1.10 -1.00 percent Dec 2022
Retail Sales Ex Autos -1.10 -0.60 percent Dec 2022
Retail Sales YoY 6.00 6.00 percent Dec 2022
Retail Sales Ex Gas and Autos MoM -0.70 -0.50 percent Dec 2022
Chain Store Sales 3252.00 2549.00 USD Million Nov 2022

United States Retail Sales YoY
In the United States, the year-over-year change in Retail sales compares the aggregated sales of retail goods and services during a certain month to the same month a year ago.
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.00 6.00 53.70 -20.20 1993 - 2022 percent Monthly