This interactive documentation serves as a guide to the data compiled and published as part of the “Financial Accounts of the United States” (Z.1) data release. The Z.1 includes flow of funds, balance sheet, and integrated macroeconomic account data. This comprehensive documentation system is designed to help a user understand the links between series and underlying source data by providing the capability to search or browse the vast amount of information underlying the Z.1.

The two options below offer different ways to view the structure of these accounts. Option 1 allows a user to search series mnemonics, or names, and descriptions. Expand the “Tips” to see the syntax that can be used to create different searches and filter search results. Option 2 displays a list of all tables published in the Z.1 data release and some international data submissions tables, linking the user to information associated with each table.

Option 1: Search
Tips on how to search
Search Meaning Example
57? searches for codes that begin with 57 573065103
?03 searches for codes that end in 03 723065403
corporate  searches tables for corporate corporate
136 searches for codes containing 136 136006003, 175013663, 114586136
"X Y" searches for exact phrase X Y "Mutual Funds"
Option 2: Browse tables

Complete table listing


2024:Q1 preview now available for the Financial Accounts of the United States

A preview of changes to the upcoming Financial Accounts of the United States (Z.1) release is now available from the current Z.1 release page at The next release is scheduled for June 7, 2024. Preview content includes: a PDF document, HTML tables, and set of compressed CSV data files with corresponding data dictionary text files. Preliminary release highlights detailing the table changes and other highlights, and preliminary code changes have moved and are now posted on the Preview page

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Last update: January 1, 2018