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Thu Sep 16, 2021, 07:45 AM

1. From the source, the Census Bureau:

https://www.census.gov/economic-indicators/#retail_sales

Advance Monthly Retail Sales
September 16th, 2021

Press Release

FOR RELEASE AT 8:30 AM EDT, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2021

ADVANCE MONTHLY SALES FOR RETAIL AND FOOD SERVICES, AUGUST 2021

Release Number: CB21-145

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September 16, 2021 The U.S. Census Bureau announced the following advance estimates of U.S. retail
and food services sales for August 2021:

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Advance Estimates of U.S. Retail and Food Services

Advance estimates of U.S. retail and food services sales for August 2021, adjusted for seasonal variation
and holiday and trading-day differences, but not for price changes, were $618.7 billion, an increase of 0.7
percent (0.5 percent) from the previous month, and 15.1 percent (0.7 percent) above August 2020.
Total sales for the June 2021 through August 2021 period were up 16.3 percent (0.5 percent) from the
same period a year ago. The June 2021 to July 2021 percent change was revised from down 1.1 percent (
0.5 percent) to down 1.8 percent (0.2 percent).

Retail trade sales were up 0.8 percent (0.5 percent) from July 2021, and up 13.1 percent (0.7 percent)
above last year. Clothing and clothing accessories stores were up 38.8 percent (3.3 percent) from August
2020, while gasoline stations were up 35.7 percent (1.6 percent) from last year.

General Information

The September 2021 Advance Monthly Retail report is scheduled for release on October 15, 2021 at 8:30

Data Inquiries
Economic Indicators Division, Retail Indicator Branch
301-763-2713
[email protected]

Media Inquiries
Public Information Office
301-763-3030
[email protected]

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