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Regional Quarterly Forecast

Hampton Roads Latest Quarterly Forecast

Economic forecast for Hampton Roads MSA by selcted categories:

Second Quarter 2013 Second Quarter 2014 % Change from Second Quarter 2013

Civilian Non-Agricultural Employment

756,790

758,304

+0.20%

Unemployment Rate

6.0%

5.4%

Taxable Sales

$5.39 Billion

$5.50 Billion

+2.2%

Hotel Room Revenues

$192.5 Million

$198.7 Million

+3.2%

General Cargo Tonnage

4.59 Million

4.88 Million

+6.3%

Value of Single Family (1-Unit) Housing Permits

$252.2 Million

$229.6 Million

-9.7%