View original document

The full text on this page is automatically extracted from the file linked above and may contain errors and inconsistencies.

FEDERAL
s t a t i s t i c a l

RESERVE

relc

Tsr

U3F.ARY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 21, 19&3

"C 196

H.8a

I IfSEKLY/DEPARTMENT STORE-SALES-^^%.
Percentage change from corresponding periods a year agq
Jan. 1
to
Nov. 16

Four weeks
ending
Nov. 16 •
91 Nov. 21 Oct. 26

One week ending
1

l!

District
Boston
New York
Philadelphia
Cleveland

+
+
+

1
3
1
6

+ 3
- 1
0
r+11

+
+
+
+

1
4
3
3

- 2
- 1
-10
- 7

+
+
+

1
1
2
3

+ 4
+ 5
0
+ 2

Richmond
Atlanta
Chicago
St. Louis

+ 6
+10
+ 9
+ 7

+ 2
+10
+ 6
+ 3

+
+
+
+

3
8
2
3

- 5
+ 5
-10
- 7

+
+
+
+

1
8
2
2

+
+
+
+

4
9
5
3

Minneapolis
Kansas City
Dallas
San Francisco

+10
+ 4
+ 6
+ 1

+ 3
r+ 6
+ 5
r+14

+ 7
+ 6
+ 2
0

+
+

+
+
+
+

3
5
3
5

+
+
+
+

5
4
5
4

+ 5

+ 6

+ 3

- 3

U.S. Total

7
2
1
7 •

U.S. weekly sales index, without seasonal adjustment
1963

Oct.
Oct.
Nov.
Nov,
Nov.

19
26
2
9
16

122
112
120
132
14]

1962

Oct.
Oct.
Nov.
Nov.
Nov.

20
27
3
10
17

117
116
117
125
136

+ 4

+ 3
1957-59=10C) 1/
1961

Oct.
Oct.
Nov.
Nov.
Nov.

21
28
4
11
18

118
110
111
122
130

r—Revised
l/ For. description of monthly indexes see Federal Reserve Bulletin for July 1962.
A description of weekly indexes appears in Bulletin for August 1962.
- Weekly indexes at the district and city levels are published by several of the
Federal Reserve Banks.





Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, One Federal Reserve Bank Plaza, St. Louis, MO 63102