Bureau of Economic Analysis November 1, 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Request for Comment; Notice of Development of Economic Statistics for Puerto Rico
Document Number: 2019-23866
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-11-01
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis
The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) is soliciting comments from the public on its new prototype Economic Statistics for Puerto Rico, which cover consumer spending, business investment, and trade in goods for Puerto Rico. BEA seeks comments on the statistics' methodology, presentation, level of detail, and scope. Following the public comment period, BEA will incorporate feedback, update the methodology and related materials for these economic statistics, and incorporate the revised prototype economic statistics into research to develop estimates of Puerto Rico GDP.