US | Recovery Tracker extends gains, signals end of soft patch

Our US Recovery Tracker turned higher in the week ended Jan. 22, posting a
strong 2.0ppt advance to 79.0. Gains in health conditions, which saw the most rapid weekly improvement, and strengthened demand more than offset weakness in mobility and production. Employment held steady.

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  • Regional recoveries recorded a synchronized upturn, the first since early December, with 45 states’ recovery trackers rising. 
  • Vaccine distribution accelerated, with 5.8% of the population receiving their first shot by Jan. 22. Daily vaccination rates are running at 1.2mln/day. 
  • The recent upturn in our Recovery Tracker suggests the recent soft patch was short.

Topics: United States, Coronavirus, Recovery Tracker, US economy, North America, Employment, Vaccine rollout