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Release Date:
November 16, 2021

For the Monthly Retail Trade Survey, all current month estimates are preliminary estimates, which will be superseded in following months by revised estimates.

Inventories estimates released as part of the Advance Economic Indicators Report are not included in the time series. For the latest advance estimates, go to the Advance Economic Indicators Report website.

For information on the reliability and use of the data, including important notes on estimation and sampling variance, seasonal adjustment, measures of sampling variability, and other information pertinent to this economic indicator, go to the Monthly and Annual Retail Trade website, which provides time-series Excel files for Sales [XLS, 665kb], and Inventories and Inventories/Sales Ratios [XLS, 420kb] data.

Estimated measures of sampling variability for totals are expressed as coefficients of variation (CV). Standard errors (SE) are provided for month-to-month change and ratio estimates.

Estimated measures of sampling variability are based on data not adjusted for seasonal variation, and should be used when drawing inferences about both adjusted and not adjusted estimates.

Inventories are only available for the following industries (defined in Box 3 above): 44000, 4400A, 441, 4423X, 444, 445, 448, 452, 4521.

NA = Not available.

(S) = Suppressed.

The Y-axis for the line charts may be truncated to prevent flattening of the lines or to present the complete range of data.

Source: Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services (Definitions)
447: Gasoline Stations: U.S. Total — Seasonally Adjusted Sales - Monthly [Millions of Dollars]
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
1992 12,803 12,601 12,639 12,710 12,870 12,886 12,966 13,092 13,246 13,304 13,358 13,475
1993 13,398 13,596 13,487 13,539 13,521 13,461 13,502 13,372 13,416 13,755 13,754 13,627
1994 13,656 13,875 13,911 13,867 13,773 14,059 14,322 14,685 14,649 14,709 14,878 14,885
1995 14,915 14,963 14,921 15,021 15,215 15,333 15,249 15,227 15,194 15,007 14,981 15,246
1996 15,479 15,457 15,951 16,252 16,488 16,352 16,075 16,066 16,088 16,360 16,602 16,759
1997 16,938 16,984 16,969 16,613 16,367 16,378 16,396 16,682 16,757 16,711 16,638 16,536
1998 16,225 16,054 15,703 15,798 16,057 15,933 16,087 15,851 15,812 15,948 16,014 16,399
1999 16,394 16,309 16,529 17,115 17,186 17,070 17,704 18,135 18,339 18,632 18,992 20,095
2000 19,358 20,214 20,819 19,907 20,242 20,885 20,905 20,574 21,327 21,412 21,906 22,124
2001 21,931 21,615 20,652 21,618 22,628 21,928 20,686 20,878 21,336 20,033 19,245 18,950
2002 19,130 19,068 19,813 20,856 20,930 20,733 21,438 21,182 21,272 21,659 22,009 22,464
2003 23,073 23,885 23,968 22,581 21,810 21,777 22,196 23,073 23,214 22,714 23,472 23,994
2004 24,889 25,256 25,679 25,518 27,011 27,050 26,745 26,552 27,161 28,656 29,349 29,046
2005 28,375 29,015 29,498 30,009 29,140 29,889 30,976 33,399 36,116 35,911 33,185 33,154
2006 34,298 34,174 34,195 35,646 36,159 36,228 36,963 37,696 34,935 32,912 33,322 34,895
2007 34,244 34,932 35,999 36,350 37,996 37,310 36,963 37,223 38,210 39,307 41,985 41,593
2008 42,423 42,504 43,044 42,933 44,344 46,547 46,813 45,645 45,777 40,584 31,776 27,999
2009 28,818 29,860 28,825 28,747 30,488 33,375 33,066 34,658 34,800 34,885 36,573 37,182
2010 37,358 36,950 37,160 37,218 36,606 35,642 35,764 36,189 37,357 38,480 39,272 41,279
2011 41,778 42,294 43,823 44,604 45,300 44,614 44,754 45,075 45,082 44,846 45,622 45,291
2012 45,752 47,171 47,541 47,006 45,808 43,646 43,484 46,391 47,107 47,976 46,822 45,886
2013 46,044 49,046 47,587 46,169 45,593 45,828 46,006 45,638 45,752 45,075 44,723 46,672
2014 47,135 47,522 46,868 47,088 46,787 45,784 45,815 45,873 45,440 44,512 43,641 40,499
2015 36,581 37,808 38,377 37,832 39,269 39,887 40,293 39,229 36,953 36,566 36,134 35,976
2016 34,498 32,865 34,202 35,101 36,033 37,267 36,807 36,018 36,963 37,953 37,578 39,400
2017 39,871 40,106 39,779 39,539 38,057 37,633 37,545 38,765 40,820 40,940 42,005 42,720
2018 42,760 43,184 42,612 42,403 43,525 43,773 44,174 44,616 44,089 45,878 43,722 40,962
Source: Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services (Definitions)
447: Gasoline Stations: U.S. Total — Not Seasonally Adjusted Sales - Monthly [Millions of Dollars]
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
1992 12,099 11,580 12,272 12,443 13,449 13,427 13,874 13,825 13,140 13,663 13,064 13,488
1993 12,527 12,060 13,163 13,377 14,089 13,999 14,447 14,121 13,376 13,961 13,520 13,736
1994 12,714 12,293 13,647 13,645 14,351 14,720 15,138 15,596 14,722 14,856 14,536 15,004
1995 13,871 13,212 14,757 14,630 15,945 16,207 16,057 16,217 15,194 15,157 14,681 15,185
1996 14,473 14,159 15,616 16,024 17,428 16,957 17,039 17,271 15,975 16,671 16,237 16,575
1997 15,956 14,912 16,562 16,364 17,316 17,049 17,478 17,733 16,791 17,162 16,006 16,371
1998 15,235 14,063 15,358 15,687 16,780 16,730 17,294 16,818 15,859 16,410 15,373 16,120
1999 15,115 14,270 16,298 17,201 17,908 17,923 19,120 19,278 18,559 18,967 18,232 19,653
2000 17,693 18,294 20,819 19,768 21,214 22,242 22,264 22,138 21,668 21,712 20,898 21,106
2001 20,089 18,935 20,797 21,661 23,850 23,244 22,072 22,653 21,379 20,434 18,437 17,832
2002 17,504 16,704 19,833 21,106 22,228 21,666 22,981 23,131 21,378 22,265 20,887 20,936
2003 21,204 20,852 23,872 22,829 23,293 22,801 23,994 24,965 23,400 23,645 21,946 22,386
2004 22,773 22,554 25,602 26,207 28,578 28,403 29,286 28,729 27,351 29,544 27,676 27,303
2005 25,566 24,982 29,380 30,549 31,151 31,862 33,888 36,204 36,260 36,557 31,260 31,264
2006 30,800 29,253 33,887 36,002 39,016 39,126 40,585 41,051 34,830 33,208 31,556 32,662
2007 30,922 29,762 35,603 36,677 41,378 40,481 40,696 40,387 37,675 39,425 39,802 39,014
2008 38,690 37,616 42,226 43,663 48,512 50,085 51,728 49,068 45,182 40,625 29,869 26,375
2009 26,541 25,620 28,450 29,437 32,958 35,945 36,339 36,980 34,348 35,025 34,342 35,249
2010 34,145 31,888 37,234 38,297 39,168 38,208 39,054 38,541 37,170 38,480 37,073 39,091
2011 38,018 36,669 44,349 45,853 48,245 47,514 48,200 48,320 45,443 45,115 42,976 42,755
2012 41,406 42,218 48,397 47,664 49,198 46,483 46,658 50,195 47,201 48,983 44,434 42,582
2013 41,762 42,229 47,730 46,815 49,195 48,486 49,825 49,563 46,072 46,517 42,397 43,172
2014 42,657 40,679 46,399 47,371 50,670 48,714 49,893 49,451 46,258 46,248 40,979 37,745
2015 33,142 32,288 37,609 37,945 42,253 42,879 44,000 42,053 37,692 38,138 34,074 33,674
2016 31,048 28,987 33,586 35,277 38,808 40,062 39,752 38,755 37,924 38,978 35,812 37,154
2017 35,924 34,210 39,103 39,460 41,292 40,493 40,211 41,634 41,677 41,964 40,241 39,943
2018 38,954 36,879 42,186 42,573 47,442 46,750 47,089 47,873 44,442 47,071 42,017 38,177
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Business & Industry | sssd.econ.data@census.gov |  Last Revised: December 03, 2021