Tracking the Model's Forecasts for 2016

Nonfarm Employment
Unemployment Rate
Personal Income
Housing Units Authorized

Nonfarm Employment

Area First Forecast
July 2015
Second Forecast
January 2016
Third Forecast
July 2016
Estimate
January 2017
Final
July 2017
Minnesota -0.3  
Montana 0.7  
North Dakota 2.5  
South Dakota 0.3  
Wisconsin -0.6  
U.P. of Michigan 0.1  

Unemployment Rate

Area First Forecast
July 2015
Second Forecast
January 2016
Third Forecast
July 2016
Estimate
January 2017
Final
July 2017
Minnesota 4.6  
Montana 3.8  
North Dakota 3.4  
South Dakota 4.4  
Wisconsin 5.9  
U.P. of Michigan 7.0  

Personal Income

Area First Forecast
July 2015
Second Forecast
January 2016
Third Forecast
July 2016
Estimate
January 2017
Final
July 2017
Minnesota 2.2
Montana 4.5
North Dakota 5.6
South Dakota 3.1
Wisconsin 2.5

Housing Units Authorized

Area First Forecast
July 2015
Second Forecast
January 2016
Third Forecast
July 2016
Estimate
January 2017
Final
July 2017
Minnesota -1.6             
Montana 3.5             
North Dakota 5.7             
South Dakota 0.0             
Wisconsin -5.3