Given a series ID, return information on a series as a tibble object.

fredr_series_release(
  series_id,
  ...,
  realtime_start = NULL,
  realtime_end = NULL
)

Arguments

series_id

A string ID for the FRED series.

...

These dots only exist for future extensions and should be empty.

realtime_start

A Date indicating the start of the real-time period. Defaults to today's date. For more information, see Real-Time Periods.

realtime_end

A Date indicating the end of the real-time period. Defaults to today's date. For more information, see Real-Time Periods.

Value

A tibble object with information on the release for the series specified by the series_id parameter. Data include release ID, real-time periods, release name, and links to press releases, if available.

API Documentation

fred/series/release

See also

Examples

if (fredr_has_key()) { # Get release information for the "UNRATE" series fredr_series_release(series_id = "UNRATE") }
#> # A tibble: 1 x 6 #> id realtime_start realtime_end name press_release link #> <int> <chr> <chr> <chr> <lgl> <chr> #> 1 50 2021-06-13 2021-06-13 Employment Si… TRUE http://www.bls…