Retail Sales in the United States increased 28.10 percent in May of 2021 over the same month in the previous year. A low base effect from last year is weighing on retail sales. A year earlier, retail sales shrank 5.7 percent due to the coronavirus pandemic. source: U.S. Census Bureau
Retail Sales YoY in the United States averaged 4.49 percent from 1993 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 53.40 percent in April of 2021 and a record low of -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 June of 2021.
Retail Sales YoY in the United States is expected to be 4.10 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Retail Sales YoY in the United States to stand at 1.80 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 1.80 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.