|Bureau of Economic Analysis|
|Formed||January 1, 1972|
|Preceding Agency||Office of Business Economics|
|Agency Executive||Director, J. New Year See also New Year The Ancient Romans began their consular year on January 1st since 153 BC Year 1972 ( MCMLXXII) was a Leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Washington DC ( formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington, the District, or simply D Steven Landefeld|
|Parent agency||Economics and Statistics Administration|
The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) is an agency in the United States Department of Commerce that provides several important statistics on the economy of the United States. The Economics and Statistics Administration ( ESA) is an agency in the United States Department of Commerce that produces analyzes and disseminates national economic The United States Department of Commerce is the Cabinet department of the United States government concerned with promoting Economic growth The Economy of the United States is the largest national economy in the world
The primary responsibility of the BEA is to maintain statistics on the balance of accounts in the United States. Perhaps the most watched of these statistics is the gross domestic product of the United States. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the Its stated mission is to "promote a better understanding of the U. S. economy by providing the most timely, relevant, and accurate economic data in an objective and cost-effective manner. "