Bush vs Obama is always talked about topic as not only United States but entire world has observed revolution during the tenure of these two Presidents of United States of America. Barack Obama succeeded George Bush as the President of the United States in 2009. The statistics mention about key things that affect the citizens of the country.
The debt of the government was at $11 TR when George Bush was the President and the debt has increased during the time of Barack Obama’s tenure. The unemployment rate in the country has seen a rise during the period in which Barack Obama has held office. The rise in the rate of unemployment is almost 1%.
The customer price index in 2012 during the tenure of Barack Obama was 1.7% whereas the percentage was -1.9 during Bush’s period. Similarly, the house price index was at 0.6% in the year of 2012 and -7% when George Bush was the President.
The average earnings have seen an increase of 2.50% during the year of 2012 when compared to the average earnings during the period of George Bush. The bankruptcy was at 3,368,277 when George Bush held office and 1,261,140 in 2012.
The DOW JONES average has seen a huge increase at present when compared to the previous years. The average is at 14447.29 in March 2013. It was at 9.500 when George Bush was the President.
The NASDAQ average and the currency conversion ratios with EURO and GBP has also seen an increase during the tenure of Barack Obama. The NASDAQ average is at 3,252 this year.