Comparing U.S. Industries over Time by GDP%

Here is a graph of various Industry’s GDP % of total U.S. GDP from the years 1947 – 2015.  The actual data (along with tons of other useful government data) is publicly available.  I’ve provided some links here.

Graph by Popcrate

percent-gdp-by-industry

Where I got the data for this graph

Where you can find More Publicly Available U.S. Government Data

https://www.bea.gov/

Official Bureau of Economic Analysis website. Source of US economic statistics including national income and product accounts (NIPAs), gross domestic product (GDP) and related measures of national, regional, industry and international accounts.

https://www.data.gov/

The home of the U.S. Government’s open data Here you will find data, tools, and resources to conduct research, develop web and mobile applications, design data visualizations, and more.

https://project-open-data.cio.gov/

Open Data Policy — Managing Information as an Asset

There are even more sources of info than what I have posted here.  You just have to look for it.

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