Census Bureau

Advance Monthly Sales for Retail and Food Services: February 2008 Release

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Intention to Revise Retail Estimates: Monthly retail sales estimates will be revised based on the results of the 2006 Annual Retail Trade Survey. Revised not adjusted and corresponding adjusted data are scheduled for release on April 30, 2008. 

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o Full Publication in HTML

o Full Publication in PDF Adobe PDF

o Publication Text

o Tables in spreadsheet format

o Table 1 - Estimated Advance Monthly Sales for Retail and Food Services (adjusted and not adjusted)--Data in millions of dollars

o Table 2 - Percent change in Advance Monthly Sales for Retail and Food Services (adjusted and not adjusted)

o Table 3 - Sample design and reliability of data

o Time Series: (Adjusted Sales Data/Seasonal Factors - 1992 to Present)

o Previous Releases in TEXT format: (July 1999 to Present)

o Previous Releases in PDF format: (1952 to Present)

Annual Revision of Monthly Retail and Food Services: Sales and Inventories-- January 1992 through February 2007     Adobe PDF (Full report including text)

oAdvance Monthly Sales for Retail and Food Services: Scheduled Release Dates for 2007/2008
oAdvance Monthly Retail Sales Release Dates for 1953-2008 in HTML
oAdvance Monthly Retail Sales Release Dates for 1953-2008 in spreadsheet (.xls) format


About the Survey

o Program Overview

o Survey Questionnaires

o Definitions and Summary of Changes

o 2006 Sample Revision Frequently Asked Questions

o Hurricane Katrina FAQ for October 2005 

o Hurricanes Katrina and Rita FAQ for September 2005

o Hurricane Katrina FAQ for August 2005

o Frequently Asked Questions for July 2005

o Frequently Asked Questions for September and October 2001

o Revisions to Monthly Retail Sales and Inventories Series Frequently Asked Questions


o Current Quarter Retail E-Commerce Sales

o E-Stats - 2004 E-commerce Multi-sector Report


o North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Information

 



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Related Surveys

oMonthly Retail Trade Survey

oAnnual Retail Trade Survey

oManufacturing and Trade Inventories and Sales

oRetail /Wholesale Trade

Source: Retail Indicators Branch, U.S. Census Bureau
Last Revised: March 13, 2008