Source - SMW
US construction spending during July  was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1,153.2 billion, nearly the same as the revised June estimate of $1,153.5 billion, the US Census Bureau said today.

 The July figure is 1.5% above the July 2015 estimate of $1,135.9 billion.
During the first 7 months of this year, construction spending amounted to $647.7 billion, 5.6% above the $613.1 billion for the corresponding period in 2015.