Weights for the Primary Mortgage Market Survey have been adjusted as of November 11, 2010. The new weights use the dollar volume of conventional first-lien mortgage originations within the 1-unit Freddie Mac loan limit as reported under the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) for 2009. The weights are:
|Freddie Mac Region||PMMS Weights||Region Definition|
|Northeast||27.1||NY, NJ, PA, DE, MD, DC, VA, WV, ME, NH, VT, MA, RI, CT|
|Southeast||13.6||NC, SC, TN, KY, GA, AL, FL, MS, PR, VI|
|North Central||17.2||OH, IN, IL, MI, WI, MN, IA, ND, SD|
|Southwest||12.8||TX, LA, NM, OK, AR, MO, KS, CO, NE, WY|
|West||29.3||CA, AZ, NV, OR, WA, UT, ID, MT, HI, AK, GU|
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