Summary Economic Indicators

EmploymentMar
2014
Mar
2015
Mar
2016
Mar
2017
Mar
2018
Percent
Change
from 2017
Percent
Change
from 2014
Private45,85046,93047,78049,30049,200-0.20%7.31%
  Construction6,5906,7406,0505,4505,8006.42%-11.99%
Federal Government3,9904,0403,9403,9503,770-4.56%-5.51%
Government of Guam11,60011,76011,79011,75011,8200.60%1.90%
Total Employment61,44062,73063,51065,00064,790-0.32%5.45%

Weekly
Earnings
Mar
2014
Mar
2015
Mar
2016
Mar
2017
Mar
2018
Percent Change
from 2017
Percent Change
from 2014
Private (Nonsupervisory)$494.27$499.29$483.83$486.99$496.281.91%0.41%
GovGuam (All Branches)$880.13$924.45$898.80$1,012.68$1,002.62-0.99%13.92%

Unemployment
Rate
Mar
2014
Mar
2015
Mar
2016
Mar
2017
Mar
2018
Change
from 2017
Change
from 2014
7.4%6.9%4.0%4.3%4.4%0.1-3.0

Gross
Domestic
Product
20132014201520162017Percent Change
from 2016
Percent Change
from 2013
GDP
(millions of dollars)
5,3365,5385,7105,7935,8591.1%9.8%
Real GDP
(millions of chained 2009 dollars)
5,0775,1655,1945,2075,2170.2%2.8%
Population160,500161,000161,500162,000162,5000.3%1.2%
Real GDP per capita
(chained 2009 dollars)
31,63232,08132,16132,14232,105-0.1%1.5%

Federal
Expenditures
(Dollars)*
FY
2010
FY
2011
FY
2012
FY
2013
FY
2014
Percent
Change
from 2013
Percent
Change
from 2010
Federal
Expenditures
(CFFR)
2,012,457,274N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Construction
(Thousands of Dollars)
FY
2014
FY
2015
FY
2016
FY
2017
FY
2018
Percent
Change
from 2017
Percent
Change
from 2014
Building Permits406,172226,013434,277436,833365,589-16.3%-10.0%
DOD Construction Contracts**295,691308,90240,963167,932294,99975.7%-0.2%
Total701,863534,915475,240604,765660,5889.2%-5.9%

TourismFY
2014
FY
2015
FY
2016
FY
2017
FY
2018
Percent Change
from 2017
Percent Change
from 2014
Total Visitors1,341,1711,372,5311,511,0651,559,4871,528,388-2.0%14.0%
Occupancy Tax Collected$34,451,301$36,568,032$40,192,651$40,009,909$42,838,7367.1%24.3%

*Federal Expenditures (CFFR) data series collection discontinued by U.S. Census Bureau after FY 2010.

**DOD construction contract awards for projects $5 million and above.

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