Chart 20 Real Change in Private Inventories

Year Quarter Real Change in Private Inventories (seasonally adjusted annual rate, chain-weighted in 2000 dollars) Recession Quarter? (yes/no)
1981 1 48.7 no
1981 2 13.4 no
1981 3 52.1 yes
1981 4 25.4 yes
1982 1 -24.4 yes
1982 2 -4.6 yes
1982 3 6.6 yes
1982 4 -47.5 yes
1983 1 -42.3 no
1983 2 -5.8 no
1983 3 -4.9 no
1983 4 27.4 no
1984 1 81.0 no
1984 2 75.6 no
1984 3 78.7 no
1984 4 49.9 no
1985 1 16.3 no
1985 2 23.3 no
1985 3 18.8 no
1985 4 36.2 no
1986 1 33.7 no
1986 2 17.4 no
1986 3 -7.6 no
1986 4 -10.4 no
1987 1 33.4 no
1987 2 18.7 no
1987 3 0.5 no
1987 4 68.7 no
1988 1 16.9 no
1988 2 20.5 no
1988 3 20.0 no
1988 4 23.6 no
1989 1 49.7 no
1989 2 37.5 no
1989 3 10.2 no
1989 4 15.9 no
1990 1 14.1 no
1990 2 33.9 no
1990 3 22.8 yes
1990 4 -9.3 yes
1991 1 -14.4 yes
1991 2 -18.1 no
1991 3 -0.1 no
1991 4 30.7 no
1992 1 1.8 no
1992 2 22.9 no
1992 3 19.6 no
1992 4 21.5 no
1993 1 36.7 no
1993 2 24.3 no
1993 3 7.0 no
1993 4 14.5 no
1994 1 46.3 no
1994 2 83.0 no
1994 3 51.7 no
1994 4 73.4 no
1995 1 60.8 no
1995 2 34.6 no
1995 3 7.9 no
1995 4 16.2 no
1996 1 3.0 no
1996 2 24.5 no
1996 3 57.5 no
1996 4 29.9 no
1997 1 34.7 no
1997 2 94.2 no
1997 3 72.3 no
1997 4 83.4 no
1998 1 116.9 no
1998 2 50.4 no
1998 3 64.2 no
1998 4 58.9 no
1999 1 79.5 no
1999 2 41.7 no
1999 3 50.8 no
1999 4 103.5 no
2000 1 26.9 no
2000 2 99.3 no
2000 3 56.2 no
2000 4 43.5 no
2001 1 -7.8 yes
2001 2 -2.5 yes
2001 3 -29.9 yes
2001 4 -86.7 yes
2002 1 -10.2 no
2002 2 2.6 no
2002 3 28.0 no
2002 4 29.5 no
2003 1 24.0 no
2003 2 -0.4 no
2003 3 9.3 no
2003 4 29.0 no
2004 1 41.9 no
2004 2 65.6 no
2004 3 50.4 no
2004 4 50.1 no
2005 1 58.2 no
2005 2 -1.7 no
2005 3 -13.3 no
2005 4 25.7 no

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics/FRB/Haver Analytics..