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America's Economy for Tablet

America's Economy for Tablet

1,000 - 5,000 downloads

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Take the pulse of the U.S. Economy straight from your phone. The America’s Economy app provides real-time updates for 16 key economic indicators released from the U.S. Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, and Bureau of Economic Analysis. Key economic measures on employment, manufacturing, international trade, retail sales, and residential construction and sales allow those who follow the U.S. economy to be the first to see whether the indicator has gone up or down since the previous report, and trends over time.

Key Features

•Quick overview of indicators measuring the U.S. economy
•Detailed page for each indicator with trend data
•Share indicators on Facebook, Twitter and via email
•View release schedules for indicators
•Set up notifications and custom views


•Advance Monthly Retail Sales
•Advance Report Durable Goods
•Business Inventories
•Construction Spending
•Homeownership Rate
•International Trade
•Manufacturers’ Goods
•Monthly Wholesale
•New Residential Construction
•New Residential Sales
•Personal Income
•QFR - Manufacturing
•QFR – Retail Trade
•Quarterly Services Survey
•Real Gross Domestic Product
•Unemployment Rate

Recently changed in this version

- Fixed calendar release date display issue
- Changes to footnoting of data

Comments and ratings for America's Economy for Tablet
  • (53 stars)

    by houtxone on 17/08/2012

    Why is it so difficult to put an exit option. When I'm done, I just want to close the app. I can't back out or exit. Why?

  • (53 stars)

    by michaelbchristy on 13/08/2012

    I have the first Gen Xoom, obviously a slower unit for newer apps, but this app performs well- which is surprising, given the insane amount of data at my finger tips!

  • (53 stars)

    by a user on 11/08/2012

    Will not work on xoom

  • (53 stars)

    by Billy Charlton on 11/08/2012

    The summary numbers are nice to browse through. But... it's really frustrating to see an app that doesn't follow *any* of the Android user interface guidelines get five-star ratings. I'm sure the U.S. Census bureau wanted to save development money, whic

  • (53 stars)

    by Luke on 11/08/2012

    Obviously built by some iOS-centric designers. Lots of work went into making it look and function like iOS. Bouncy overscroll, iOS pop-ups, and the same limited share options. Content is good, but the interface is annoying.

  • (53 stars)

    by Brandon, Cocobean on 11/08/2012

    Detailed and to the point.

  • (53 stars)

    by Jiuyuan on 10/08/2012

    Good app. Very touch oriented. The calendar is really useful. App initialization did take a while even under wifi.