The state of the nation, Oct. 10, 2012

Preparations begin for the inauguration of the next president on Jan. 20, 2013

PHOTOGRAPH Brooks Kraft for Bloomberg Businessweek

UNEMPLOYMENT

7.8% • 0%

DOW JONES INDUSTRIALS

13,473.53 ↑70%

BUDGET DEFICIT

$1.1 trillion ↑151%

TROOPS IN AFGHANISTAN

67,000 ↑95%

TROOPS IN IRAQ

200 ↓99.9%

TOTAL

67,200 ↓61%

BLOMBERG U.S. WEEKLY CONSUMER COMFORT INDEX

-36.9 ↓30% (more optimistic)

TRADE DEFICIT

-$42 billion per month ↑ 11%

GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT

$15.6 trillion ↑ 12%

NEW HOME SALES

373,000 per year ↑ 11%

AVERAGE HOURLY EARNINGS

$23.58 ↑ 7%

ENERGY INDEPENDENCE

83.4% ↑ 10%

30-YEAR FIXED-RATE MORTGAGE

3.53% ↓ 30%

SOURCES U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, Congressional Budget Office, U.S. Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Energy Information Administration, Federal Reserve

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