U.S. Digital Economy
New and revised statistics for 2017–2022 covering four major categories of goods and services—infrastructure, e-commerce, priced digital services, and federal nondefense digital services.
December 6, 2023
Activities of U.S. Multinational Enterprises in 2021
A look at the results of the 2021 Annual Survey of U.S. Direct Investment Abroad. Worldwide employment by U.S. multinational enterprises increased 1.1 percent in 2021 to 43.3 million workers.
December 5, 2023
Updated Summary of NIPA Methodologies
The data and methods used to prepare current-dollar and real gross domestic product and current-dollar gross domestic income, reflecting the 2023 comprehensive update of the National Economic Accounts.
December 1, 2023
A detailed look at the 16th comprehensive update, which was released in September, and the major changes in statistics, definitions, and presentations. This marks the first concurrent release of the benchmark supply and use tables and the comprehensive updates of BEA’s national, industry, and regional accounts.
Net government saving decreased $108.3 billion to −$1,845.4 billion in the second quarter of 2023. Net federal government saving increased $13.0 billion to −$1,660.7 billion. Net state and local government saving decreased $121.3 billion to −$184.7 billion.
In 2022, U.S. exports of services exceeded U.S. imports of services for a surplus of $231.8 billion. In 2021, services supplied to foreign markets through foreign affiliates of U.S. MNEs exceeded services supplied to the United States through U.S. affiliates of foreign MNEs.
The U.S. current-account deficit decreased to $212.1 billion in the second quarter of 2023 from $214.5 billion in the first quarter of 2023.
The net international investment position decreased from −$16.74 trillion in the first quarter of 2023 to −$18.00 trillion in the second quarter.
Statistics on value added and employment and expenditures on property, plant, and equipment and research and development in 2021.