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FEDERAL RESERVE statistical release
f«Au£&:-

G.17 (419)

EDjDiielease at 9:15 a.m. (EDT)
September 15,1995

INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION AND CAPACITY UTILIZATION
Industrial production rose 1.1 percent in August after a revised gain of 0.3 percent in July. Manufacturing
output, which increased 1 percent, was led by sharp gains in the output of motor vehicles and of related parts and
materials; most other industries also posted production increases. The output of utilities increased nearly 5 percent
further as the heat wave continued; mining output decreased 1.4 percent, more than reversing the gain in July. At
123.0 percent of its 1987 average, industrial production in August was 3.2 percent above its level of August 1994.
Capacity utilization rose 0.6 percentage point, to 84.3 percent.
Market Groups
The output of consumer goods increased 1.5 percent, boosted by the gains in motor vehicle assemblies and
in utility output for residential use. Excluding motor vehicles and utilities, the output of consumer goods rose 0.6 percent
after having fallen about 1-1/4 percent between January and July; the gain in August largely reflected increases in the
production of appliances, furniture, consumer chemical products, and food.
(over)
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION A N D CAPACITY UTILIZATION: SUMMARY
Seasonally adjusted
Index, 1987=100
1995
1995
industrial Production
Mayr
Juner
Julyr
Aug.P
Mayr

Percent chanae
Juner

Julyr

Aug.P

Aug. 94 to
Aug. 95

Total index
Previous estimates

121.4
121.2

121.2
121.1

121.6
121.3

123.0

.1
.0

-.1
-.1

,3
.1

1.1

3.2

Major market groups:
Products, total
Consumer goods
Business equipment
Construction supplies
Materials

118.2
114.4
154.9
107.1
126.3

118.4
114.6
156.0
107.3
125.6

118.5
114.3
157.6
106.9
126.4

119.9
116.1
159.0
107.9
127.7

.1
.0
.0
-1.3
.1

.2
.2
.7
.2
-.6

.1
-.3
1.0
-.4
.7

1.2
1.5
.9
.9
1.0

2.7
2.0
6.8
-.3
4.0

Major industry groups:
Manufacturing
Durable
Nondurable
Mining
Utilities

123.2
130.1
115.5
100.5
122.1

123.1
130.6
114.8
100.4
121.8

123.1
130.9
114.4
101.1
126.0

124.3
132.7
114.9
99.7
132.2

-.1
-.2
.1
-.2
3.4

-.1
.3
-.6
-.2
-.2

.0
.2
-.3
.7
3.5

1.0 i
1.4 I
.4 i
-1.4
4.9

2.8
4.5
-8
-.3
11.2

Capacity Utilization
Total industry
Previous estimates
Manufacturing
Advanced processing
Primary processing
Mining
Utilities




Average
1967-94

1982
Low

Percent of Capacity
1988-89
1994
1995
High
Aug.
Mayr

Juner

Jul/

Capacity
growth
Aug. 94 to
Aug. 95
Aug.P

82.0

71.8

84.9

84.5

84.0
83.9

83.7
83.6

83.7
83.4

84.3

3.5

81.3
80.7
82.5
87.4
86.7

70.0
71.4
66.8
80.6
76.2

85.2
83.5
89.0
86.5
92.6

83.8
82.1
88.3
89.7
87.8

83.1
81.4
87.5
90.2
89.2

82.8
81.4
86.4
90.1
88.9

82.5
81.0
86.2
90.8
91.9

83.0
81.6
86.5
89.5
96.3

3.9
4.4
2.6
-.1
1.4

The production of business equipment advanced 0.9 percent, about the same as the monthly increases
recorded in June and July; gains in the output of both industrial equipment and information processing and related
equipment were sizable. The output of construction supplies turned up, rising nearly 1 percent, in its first significant gain
since January; nonetheless, production in this market category remained well below the high levels at the turn of the year.
The output of materials rose sharply last month because of sizable increases in the production of the energy
and durable goods components. Another weather-related jump in electricity generation accounted for the gain in energy
materials. Among durable goods materials, production increased significantly in parts and materials for use in motor
vehicles and high-technology equipment. The output of nondurable materials rose for the second consecutive month but
has reclaimed only a part of its June plunge, fin August, the output levels for both textile and paper materials were still
well below those of May, while the output of chemicals had nearly recovered.
Industry Groups
Factory output rose 1 percent in August, with the most pronounced gains in durables. As a result of the
increase, the August level of manufacturing output was only slightly below the recent peak in January. Most major
durable goods industries posted gains of about 1 percent or more in August. The output of motor vehicles and parts
increased 4.2 percent, the first notable gain in this industry since early this year. Another sharp advance in the production
of computers and related components contributed significantly to the increases in industrial machinery and equipment and
in electrical machinery. The output of nondurables rose 0.4 percent, reversing the loss in July. Declines in paper
production and petroleum refining offset some of the gains in the other major nondurable industries.
The factory operating rate, which had been declining since early this year, rose 0.5 percentage point in
August, to 83.0 percent. Although still below its recent peak, the utilization rate in manufacturing was nearly
2 percentage points above its 1967-94 average. The rise in the operating rate in August was more pronounced among
advanced-processing industries than among primary-processing industries. The level of utilization in
advanced-processing industries was 1.6 percentage points below its recent peak; for primary-processing industries, the
gap was 4.3 percentage points.
The abnormally high temperatures in July and August pushed electricity output well above trend and
boosted the operating rate for utilities to 96.3 percent in August, the highest level since May 1970. The operating rate for
mining fell 1.3 percentage points, largely because of a sharp cutback in coal mining.




2

INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION AND CAPACITY UTILIZATION
Seasonally adjusted

August data
Industrial production indexes

Twelve-fnbhth percent change

Twelve-month percent change

Manufacturing
Total industry

-5
-10

t

I

i

-10

i

Durable
manufacturing

10
5
0

Nondurable
manufacturing

-5
-J

1990

1994

1992

I

Total industry

1994

Manufacturing

Ratio scale, 1987 production = 100

_1

1

1

I

-10

L_

J

1992

1990

Ratio scale, 1987 production = 100

L.

Percent of capacity

Percent of capacity

90

90
Utilization

85

Utilization

85

80

80

75

75

70
65

70
65

_i

1

1

1

i

1985



i

'

»

i

i

1990

«

«

i

-j

»

1995

3

i

I

i

i

1985

I

i

i

i

i

1990

i

-J

1

±-

1995

Table 1A
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION: MARKET GROUPS
1992
Value1
added
Index

Item

Index. 1987=100
Seasonally Adjusted
1995
Mar. ,

--..••
Not seasonally adjusted

— ~

Apr.

Ma/

Juner

Julvr

AUQ.P

1995
Mar.

Apr.

Mavr

Juner

Julvr

Auq.P

100.0

107.6

122,0

121.2

121.4

121:2

121.6

123.0

121.4

118.6

119.8

123.6

120.5

125.9

60.9
46.6

106.5
109.0

118.9
121.6

118.0
121.0

118.2
121.1

118.4
121.4

118.5
121.6

119.9
123.1

117.6
120.8

114,8
117.4

116.0
118.8

121.3
124.2

117.6
119.2

124.2
127.3

Consumer goods
Durable
Automotive products
Autos and trucks
Autos
Trucks
Auto parts and allied goods
Other durable goods
Appliances, TVs, and air-cond.
Carpeting and furniture
Miscellaneous
Nondurable
Foods and tobacco
Clothing
Chemical products
Paper products
Energy products
Fuels
Utilities

28.5
5.5
2.5
1.6
.9
.7
.9
3.0
.7
.8
1.5
23.0
10.3
2.4
4.5
2.9
2.9
.9
2.1

105.9 114.9
102.6 121.4
99.9 -129.7
95.1 130.8
77.5 103.1
125.6 180.0
107.8 124.8
105.0 114.3
111.5 122.7
97.3 106.5
106.2 114.7
106.9 113.5
105.6 112.9
96.4
94.6
120.2 135.9
101.7 102.9
108.2 113.3
104.6 110.6
109.6 114.3

114.4
119.4
126.1
124.9
94.4
180.2
126.1
113.8
121.9
106.9
113.8
113.3
113.8
93.6
133.7
104.2
111.2
109.9
111.6

114.4
116.5
121.1
119.0
88.2
175.4
122.9
112.6
123.6
104.1
112.3
114.0
114.1
93.3
133.5
103.7
116.8
108.3
120.4

114.6
117.1
122.8
120.2
86.6
182.3
125.8
112.3
124.9
101.9
112.3
114.1
114.8
91.2
134.2
103.3
116.3
108.3
119.6

114.3
115.5
119.6
115.4
88.9
162.9
126.2
112.0
124.0
103.4
111.2
114.1
113.7
89.5
134.4
104.8
120.5
107.7
125.8

116.1
119.2
126.3
123.8
88.6
188.9
129.0
113.2
126.7
104.7
111.6
115.4
114.7
89.8
135.6
104.1
125.8
104.8
134.6

114.2
126.3
T38.7
143.4
110.9
201.5
126.1
115.7
131.3
106.8
113.5
111.3
108.6
92.5
128.2
104.8
121.9
104.4
129.2

111.0 111.6
121.7 119.9
130.8 127.5
130.4 128.6
97.9
95.0
189.4 190.2
128.9 122.5
114.0 113.4
127.9 "127.7
109.1 104.4
109.9 111.8
108.4 109.6
108.4 111.5
89.9
93.2
126.7 129.9
104.6 103.4
104.7
96.5
107.6 108.9
103.2
90.9

117.2
122.8
134.1
136.6
98.5
206.9
126.0
113.1
126.0
103.5
112.6
116.0
119.3
95.7
142.8
102.6
100.1
110.6
95.4

111.6
96.0
86.3
68.5
51.9
98.3
122.2
104.5
107,7
99.6
105.4
115.6
113.4
89.6
146.5
103.2
118.0
108.9
121.7

121.1
118.5
123.7
118.5
83.1
184.3
131.9
114.2
124.5
109.2
111.9
121.9
123.6
94.6
150.1
104.4
120.6
106.4
126.5

Equipment, total
Business equipment
Information processing & related
Computer and office
Industrial
Transit
Autos and trucks
Other
Defense and space equipment
Oil and gas well drilling
Manufactured homes

18.1
14.0
5.7
1.5
4.0
2.6
1.2
1.7
3.4
.5
.2

113.4
124.1
138.6
172.8
105.6
138.4
117.0
104.0
86.5
79.9
94.5

132.0
155.9
192.3
331.8
126.2
144.7
154.9
132.6
67.5
85.7
148.3

131.3
154.9
193.7
340.0
124.8
140.8
147.1
130.4
66.8
89.2
147.2

131.4
154.9
194.3
346.8
125.6
137.4
142.2
131.2
66.8
91.9
150.4

132.0
156.0
197.7
353.8
126.1
137.7
142.8
128.2
67.0
86.4
152.4

133.1
157.6
201.0
366.8
126.9
138.2
145.7
128.3
66.6
89.6
147.6

134.1
159.0
203.4
373.7
128.1
139.2
146.2
128.3
66.4
89.6
149.9

131.2
155.1
188.6
324.7
125,1
150.9
169.7
132.2
67.8
79.5
149.3

127.5
150.5
185.6
323.1
120.8
142.1
153.8
128.2
65.1
802
153.4

130.3
154.3
191.3
341.8
124J
142.0
151.9
130.6
66.0
81.4
153.6

135.2
160.9
202.7
369.8
126.6
148.4
161.6
131.7
66.1
81.1
164.0

131.1
155.6
207.0
385.7
128.2
109.0
92.1
130.6
64.9
86.5
138.1

136.9
163.2
211.9
399.2
131.1
135.9
141.1
132.8
64.9
90.2
165.3

14.3
5.3
9.0

98.8
95.0
101.3

110.7
110.5
110.9

108.9
108.6
109.3

109.4
107.1
111.0

109.5
107.3
111.0

109.1
106.9
110.7

110.1
107.9
111.7

108.0
107.7
108.3

106.8
108.7
105.9

107.5
108.9
106:8

112.3
112.7
112.1

112.6
109.9
114.5

114.8
111.4
117.2

39.1

109.2

126.7

126.1

126.3

125.6

126.4

127.7

127.2

1244

125.6

127.3

124.9

128.5

20.6
3.9
7.5
9.1
3.0
8.9
1.1
1.8
4.0
2.0
9.6
6.3
3.3

111.8
107.1
118.3
108.6
110.0
110.2
100.7
111.0
112.7
110.2
103.7
100.5
110.1

139.2
138.3
156.2
126.3
125.2
121.7
108.8
124.1
127.6
116.0
106.6
102.5
114.7

138.4
134.7
157.7
124.9
123.5
120.9
108.1
121.9
127.0
115.8
106.7
102.4
115.2

138.3
132.7
158.9
124.7
123.6
121.4
106.7
125.8
127.5
114.7
107.1
102.1
116.9

138.0
132.4
160.2
123.2
120.9
119.0
99.3
120.0
125.9
116.2
107.0
102.6
115.6

138.6
130.8
163.7
122.5
121.2
119.3
98.0
123.5
126.5
114.3
108.9
104.1
118.5

140.4
134.6
165.6
123.4
121.8
119.8
99.7
122.5
127.1
115.1
110.0
103.8
122.4

139.6
139.8
156.7
126.1
127.7
122.7
110.9
124.8
128.4
116.6
106.8
102.8
114.7

135.9
131.8
153.7
123.8
125.3
122.4
109.5
121.4
129.6
117.2
103.7
100.5
110.0

138.5
134.7
158.1
125.0
124.1
121.1
110.5
122.4
127.0
114.6
104.2
100.8
110.8

140*3
135.0
161.3
126.3
122.1
121.2
101.5
123.7
127.5
118.5
106.9
103.2
114.3

136.3
124.0
161.5
122.0
118.1
117.0
91.8
121.0
125.3
112.4
109.7
103.0
123.4

140.9
134.2
164.5
125.4
120.0
120.0
102.2
121.8
126.3
117.0
111.7
104.0
127.3

97.2
95.2
98.3

107.7
107.6
106.0

121.4
120.8
118.7

120.8
120.3
117.9

121.2
120.7
118.0

121.0
120.6
117.8

121.5
121.1
118.0

122.7
122.2
119.3

120.4
119.7
118.2

117.9
117.4
115.4

119.2
118.7
116.4

123.0
122.5
120.0

121.7
121.5
116.7

125.9
125.5
122.0

26.9
25.6

106.7
105.7

113.9
115.1

113.8
114.8

114.1
114.1

114.3
114.4

114.3
113.6

115.6
115.0

112.3
113.3

109.7
111.7

110.4
113.2

116.0
119.2

114.5
110.9

121.3
121.2

Business equipment excluding:
Autos and trucks
Computer and office equipment

12.8
12.5

124.7
115.9

155.9
136.6

155.6
135.0

156.1
134.4

157.1
134.9

158.6
135.6

160.1
136.5

153.6
136.3

150.1
131.7

154.4
134.1

160.7
138.9

161.7
132.1

165.2
138.9

Materials excluding:
Energy

29.5

111.3

133.9

133.0

133.1

132.2

132.7

134.1

134.4

131.8

133.2

134-5

130.4

134.5

Total index
Products, total
Final products

Intermediate products
Construction supplies
Business supplies
Materials
Durable
Consumer parts
Equipment parts
Other
Basic metals
Nondurable
Textile
Paper
Chemical
Other
Energy
Primary
Converted fuel

I

!

SPECIAL AGGREGATES
Total excluding:
Autos and trucks
Motor vehicles and parts
Computer and office equipment
Consumer goods excluding:
Autos and trucks
Energy

!

1. Proportion as a share of the value added for the total index.




Table 1B
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION: MARKET GROUPS
Percent change

, item

1993Q4
to
_ 1994Q4

Seasonally adjusted
~
"
annual rate
1994
1995
Q3
Q4
Q1
Q2r

Not seasonally adjusted
Seasonallvadiusted
1995
HT995
r
Juner
Julvr Auo.P
May1" June
Julvr Auo.P
MaV

Aug. 94
to
Aug. 95

Total index

6.0

4.9

5.9

5.2

-2.4

.1

-.1

.3

1.1

1.0

3.2

-2.6

4.5

3.2

Products, total
Final products

5.0
4.6

3.9
3.6

4.5
4.1

4.5
5.4

-2.7
-1.7

.1
.0

.2
.3

.1
.2

1.2
1.2

1.1
1.2

4.5
4.5

-3.0
-4.1

5.7
6.8

2.7
3.3

Consumer goods
Durable
Automotive products
Autos and trucks
Autos
Trucks
Auto parts and allied goods
Other durablejjoods
Appliances, TVs, and air-cond.
Carpeting and furniture
Miscellaneous
Nondurable
Foods and tobacco
Clothing
Chemical products
Paper products
Energy products
Fuels
Utilities

3.4
5.1
7.3
6.1
5.8
6.4
10.0
3.1
-1.7
6.0
4.1
2.9
6.5
1.7
2.4
-.6
-4.0
-2.2
-4.8

1.9
6.5
3.3
2.1
-10.5
17.5
5.7
9.6
18.0
10.7
4.8
.7
2.6
-2.8
-.8
-.2
.1
-3.8
1.7

2.8
6.4
16.7
19.7
31.1
8.8
10.6
-2.3
-11.3
2.5
-.2
1.8
6.3
1.8
3.4
-4.9
-9.1
2.7
-13.5

4.6
-3.3
6.7 -16.5
12.0 -22.0
18.8 -29.2
35.9 -43.4
2.3
-9.7
-1.4
-4.0
1.9 -10.9
-2.8 -10.3
4.0 -13.6
3.1
-9.6
4.1
.5
.0
4.7
-5.1
-9.9
19.5
-7.7
-2.6
1.1
9.9
8.0
7.7
-.8
10.8
11.8

.0
-2.5
•-4,0
-4.7
-6.6
-2.7
-2.6
-1.0
1.4
-2.6
-1.3
.6
.3
-.4
-.2
-.5
5.1
-1.4
7.8

.2
.5
1.4
1.0
-1.8
3.9
2.4
-.3
1.1
-2.1
.0
.1
.6
-2.3
.5
-.3
-.4
.0
-.6

-.3
-1.4
-2.6
-4.0
2.7
-10.6
.3
-.2
-.7
1.5
-1.0
.0
-1.0
-1.8
.1
1.4
3.6
-.5
5.2

1.5
3.2
5.6
7.4
-.3

.5
-1.5
-2.5
-1.4
-3.1

-4.8
-21.8
-35.7
-49.9
-47.3
-52.5
-3.0
-7.6
-14.5
-3.7
-6.3
-.4
-4.9
-6.4
2.6
.6
17.9
-1.6
27.6

8.5
23.4
43.3
73.2
60.0
87.5
7.9
9.3
15.6
9.6
6.2
5.5
9.0
5.5
2.4
1.2
2.2
-2.2
3.9

2.0
-1.2
1.1
-1.7
-3.4
-.1
7.5
-3.4
-6.2
-2.0
-2.6
2.9
3.1
-6.4
4.5
-1.7
11.2
-1.0
16.0

Equipment, total
Business equipment
Information processing & related
Computer and office
industrial
Transit
Autos and trucks
Other
Defense and space equipment
Oil and gas well drilling
Manufactured homes

6.4
9.6
13.7
20.2
8.7
.2
4.8
10.4
-9.4
-2.0
17.6

6.4
11.4
18.4
25.8
7.8
-2.0
7.4
13.4
-16.1
-6.6
.8

6.2
8.6
13.9
25.5
5.8
5.1
17.8
1.2
-2.8
-22.3
36.0

6.6
8.7
10.8
27.3
6.3
15.8
15.2
-1.4
-5.0
2.0
10.1

.7
1.5
11.4
29.7
-1.8
-10.6
-28.4
-9.0
-6.4
9.4
.6

.1
.0
.3
2.0
.6
-2.4
-3.3
.6
.1
3.0
2.1

.4
.7
1.7
2.0
4
.2
.4
-2.3
.2
-6.0
1.3

6.3
8.4
5.1

4.6
9.7
1.5

5.7
8.1
4.3

1.7
3.2
.8

-5.9
-12.2
-1.7

.4
-1.3
1.5

7.5

6.5

8.1

6.1

-2.0

10.7
9.9
14.3
7.9
6.9
5.6
6.7
4.1
6.6
4.6
1.8
2.7
•3

8.4
8.1
13.4
4.2
-.1
7.6
3.9
9.5
5.4
12.6
.9
.6
1.3

12.6
13.2
15.9
9.5
13.2
6.9
12.5
2.7
6.5
8.5
-1.7
.9
-6.1

8.8
7.3
11.9
6.6
5.5
1.3
1.4
3.4
7.0
-10.9
4.2
4.7
3.4

Total excluding:
Autos and trucks
Motor vehicles and pan's
Computer and office equipment

6.0
5.9
5.6

4.9
4.9
4.4

5.5
5.1
5.4

Consumer goods excluding:
Autos and trucks
Energy

3.2
4.2

1.9
2.1

10.1
7.9
9.2

Intermediate products
Construction supplies
Business supplies

[

Materials
Durable
Consumer parts
Equipment parts
Other
Basic metals
Nondurable
Textile.
Paper
Chemical.
Other
Energy
Primary
Converted fuel

!
!
|

f

7.0

-7.8
1.3
-11.9

5.1
2.4
5.2
6.2
3.8
8.8
2.9
-.3
-1.4
-.9
.7
5.8
6.9
2.8
10.0
-.8
3.8
1.5
4.9

.9
1.0
1.7
3.7
.7
.3
2.1
.1
-.6
3.7
-3.1

.8
.9
1.2
1.9
.9
.8
.3
.0
-.2
.0
1.5

2.3
2.5
3.1
5.8
3.3
-.1
-1.3
1.9
1.3
.8
.1

3.7
4.3
6.0
8.2
3.1
4.5
6.4
.9
.1
-.4
6.8

-3.0
-3.3
2.2
4.3
-.3
-26.5
-43.0
-.8
-1.7
6.6
-15.8

4.4
4.9
2.4
3.5
2.3
24.7
53.3
1.7
.0
4.3
19.7 |

5.2
6.8
13.2
29.4
4.8
1.0
-2.2
-3.9
-4.0
.0
11.4

.1
.2
.1

-.4
-.4
-.3

.9
.9
.9

.6
.2
.9

4.4
3.5
5.0

.3
-2.5
2.1

2.0 I
1.3
2.4

.9
-.3
1.6

.1

-.6

.7

1.0

.9

1.3

-1.8

2.9

4.0

-2.6
-15.0
10.6
-8.0
-7.7
-4.9
-14.9
.7
-4.2
-5.9
2.5
1.3
4.7

-.1
-1.5
.8
-.2
.1
.5
-1.3
3.2
.4
-.9
.4
-.3
1.5

-.2
-.2
.8
-1.1
-2.3
-2.0
-6.9
-4.6
-1.2
1.4
-.1
.5
-1.2

.4
-1.2
2.2
-.6
.3
.3
-1.3
2.9
.5
-1.7
1.8
1.5
2.5

1.3
2.9
1.1
.7
.5
.4
1.7
-.8
.5
.7
1.0
-.3
3.3

1.9
2.2
2.8
1.0
-.9
-1.1
1.0
.8
-2.0
-2.2
.5
.4
.7

1.3
.2
2.1
1.1
-1.6
.1
-8.1
1.1
.4
3.4
2.7
2.4
3.2

-2.9
-8.2
.1
-3.4
-3.3
-3.5
-9.6
-2.2
-1.7
-5.2
2.6
-.3
8.0

3.4
8.2
1.8
2.8
1.6
2.6
11.4
.7
.7
4.1
1.8
1.0
3.2

5.9
1.0
14.1
.9
2.1
-.4
-5.6
.0
1,8
-2.6
3.7
2.8
5.2

4.8
4.7
4.6

-1.4
-.9
-3.3

.3
.3
.1

-.1
-.1
-.2

.4
.4
.2

1.0
.9
1.1

1.1
1.1
.9

3.1
3.2
3.1

-1.0
-.8
-2.8

3.4
3.3
4.6

3.4
3.4
2.5

1.6
4.1

3.6
4.1

-1.0
-4.4

.3
-.6

.1
.2

.0
-.7

1.2
1.2

.7
1.4

5.0
5.2

-1.3
-6.9

5.9
9.3

2.3
1.0

11.8
9.1

7.7
5.8

8.0
5.6

4.9
-3.2

.3
-.4

.7
.4

.9
.5

1.0
.7

2.9
1.8

4.1
3.5

.6
-4.9

2.2
5.2

7.6
2.9

8.1

11.0

6.6

-3.3

.1

-.7

"\4"n

TJ0

1.1

1.0

-3.1

3.2

4.1

15.9

.4

2.3
1.1
2.2
1.2
.4
1.1
.9
.3
.9
-.7
4.4

-5.0

-2.7

-.5
-.1
-^.3

1.7
1.1
2.9
3.7
2.6
-1.2

SPECIAL AGGREGATES

Business equipment excluding:
Autos and trucks
Computer and office equipment
Materials excluding:
Energy

Note—Percent changes shown in the first and last columns are based on seasonally adjusted data.




Table 2A
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION: INDUSTRY GROUPS
1992
Value1
SIC added
Index

Item
Total index

ZZIT-"-~ZIII
~
Index, U- g — —
^ ^ ^ ^ ^
geasonalfv Adjusted
1995
1995
1
r
r
Aor.
Mav " June
Mar.
Julv AuaP
Mar.

^ H t RIifc{iJ:M»] ifsillT#sIi |.U'MfeT§ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ H H

Aor.

Mavr

Juner

Juiyr

Aua.P

100,0

107.6

122.0

121.2

121.4

121.2

121.6

123.0

121.4

118.6

119.8

123.6

120.5

125.9

85.5

108.0

124.2

123.3

123.2

123.1

123.1

124.3

123.2

121.0

122.6

126.6

121.6

127.6

Primary processing
Advanced processing

26.5
59.0

104.6
109.7

118.9
126.7

117.7
126.0

117.4
125.9

116.2
126.3

116.1
126.3

116.9
127.7

118.7
125.3

117.6
122.6

117.7
125.0

118.9
130.2

114.7
124.9

118.3
132.0

Durable
Lumber and products
24
Furniture and fixtures
25
Stone, clay, and glass products 32

45.1
2.0
1.4
2.1

109.3
95.8
99.1
,95.3

131.6
105.2
113.8
108.1

130.4
104.9
112.7
105.8

130.1
102.7
111.4
106.1

130.6
103.8
112.1
106.4

130.9
102.7
110.7
105.4

132.7
104.9
112.2
106.2

132.1
104.0
112.9
105.0

128.4
105.0
111.2
105.7

130.4
102.4
109.2
107.7

134.0
107.4
113.3
109.8

127.1
101.6
109.6
106.8

134.1
109.3
118.4
110.1

Primary metals
33
Iron and steel
331,2
Raw steel
Nonferrous
333-6,9
Fabricated metal products
34
Industrial machinery
and equipment
35
Computer and office equip
357
Electrical machinery
36

3.1
1.7
.1
1.4
5.0

101.9
105.1
101.2
97.6
98.8

120.5
126.1
117.2
113.1
114.6

117.8
122.6
114.3
111.5
112.9

117.7
122.1
112.4
111.8
113.8

115.0
117.2
112.7
111.6
114.1

115.2
116.4
110.9
113.1
113.1

116.4
118.4
113.2
113.3
114.1

123.4
128.6
120.6
116.5
114.3

120.2
125.2
117.3
113.6
110.5

118.6
122.4
114.2
113.5
113.8

116.1
119.0
113.5
111.9
116.9

111.5
114.6
108.6
107.2
112.8

114.3
115.9
110.2
111.7
116.1

7.9
1.7
7.3

124.6
172.8
121.9

172.0
331.8
175.2

172.3
340.0
175.1

173.3
346.8
176.9

173.4
353.8
179.0

175.7
366.8
182.3

178.0
373.7
184.7

171.5
324.7
175.0

167.6
323.1
170.9

173.2
341.8
175.6

179.9
369.8
180.9

180.9
385.7
178.6

184.0
399.2
185.1

Transportation equipment
Motor vehicles and parts
Autos and light trucks
Aerospace and misc.
instruments
Miscellaneous

372-6,9
38
39

9.6
4.8
2.5
4.8
5.4
1.3

105.1
107.4
101.9
103.0
106.3
106.3

112.9
144.8
138.2
82.3
108.5
119.0

110.1
139.0
131.3
82.4
108.4
118.2

107.6
134.4
124.8
82.0
107.5
117.3

107.7
134.7
125.7
82.0
108.5
118.2

106.5
132.6
121.6
81.6
109.0
116.0

109.4
138.2
129.4
81.8
109.5
116.9

116.9
153.4
151.2
82.0
107.0
117.6

109.9
141.0
137.0
80.1
105.3
114.4

110.7
141.4
134.9
81.2
105.9
116.5

113.1
146.1
142.9
81.5
109.5
118.5

89.5
99.5
72.0
80.0
110.3
111.8

106.5
134.2
123.5
80.1
111.7
117.8

20
21
22
23
26

40.5
9.4
1.6
1.8
2.2
3.6

106.5
107.0
96.5
103.9
95.0
108.9

115.8
115.4
97.9
111.2
95.4
120.6

115.4
115.3
104.1
111.2
93.9
119.6

115.5
116.5
101.4
109.6
93.5
121.2

114.8
116.9
103.2
103.6
91.2
118.0

114.4
115.7
101.7
103.7
89.8
120.2

114.9
116.6
103.8
104.4
90.0
119.3

113.2
110.4
99.1
111.0
93.7
121.8

112.7
110.5
96.4
112.9
89.3
120.7

113.9
114.2
95.2
113.3
92.8
118.3

118.3
119.5
112.6
108.6
93.8
120.6

115.6
117.7
86.1
101.0
88.5
117.9

120.4
124.1
114.9
108.8
93.3
119.7

27
28
29
30
31

6.8
9.9
1.4
3.5
.3

97.2
114.7
102.1
115.6
89.0

100.4
129.2
108.5
139.1
82.7

99.7
127.8
106.9
139.6
80.2

100.3
127.8
106.2
136.6
80.5

100.0
127.6
106.2
136.4
78.6

99.2
127.9
106.5
135.4
76.8

99.2
128.5
105.1
137.3
78.9

97.7
126.0
101.3
139.4
81.6

97.6
126.2
103.6
136.3
77.8

97.3
126.7
107.6
137.2
80.3

101.7
132.8
111.0
138.6
80.3

103.6
133.2
111.6
131.0
72.4

104.9
135.1
110.2
138.0
80.5

10
12
13
14

6.8
.4
1.0
4.7
.6

98.9
163.8
108.2
93.2
99.0

100.2
159.3
117.4
91.6
114.8

100.7
158.7
114.1
93.0
114.2

100.5
159.9
109.7
93.7
112.5

100.4
161.2
111.9
93.1
111.7

101.1
161.6
114.5
93.4
113.4

99.7
161.5
108.4
92.5
114.5

99.8
159.4
119.4
91.8
105.6

99.5
161.4
112.6
91.8
111.9

98.9
162.2
105.1
91.8
117.0

99.6
166.5
110.7
91.1
119.8

98.9
161.6
106.2
91.2
121.1

99.8
162.3
113.2
90.7
123.3

491,3pt
492,3pt

7.7
6.1
1.6

111.9
111.7
112.7

118.9
119.3
117.3

118.0
118.6
115.9

122.1
121.6
123.9

121.8
122.4
119.2

126.0
127.6
119.7

132.2
135.2
120.1

122.9
114.0
157.8

110.5
107.3
123.3

108.6
112.2
94.3

114.6
125.3
72.4

129.0
143.6
71.3

133.5
149.5
69.9

80.7
83.8

108.1
106.2

122.9
120.4

122.4
119.4

122.5
119.2

122.4
119.0

122.5
118.8

123.4
119.9

121.4
119.5

119.8
117.3

121.5
118.7

125.4
122.3

123.0
117.2

127.2
123.0

12.7
7.1
5.6
5.3
0.3

12.1
6.5
5.6
5.3
0.3

11.5
6.1
5.4
5.1
0.3

11.6
6.0
5.6
5.3
0.3

11.2
6.1
5.1
4.7
0.4

11.9
6.1
5.8
5.5
0.3

14.8
8.1
6.6
6.3
0.4

11.7
6.2
5.4
5.1
0.3

13.2
7.0
6.2
5.9
0.4

13.4
6.9
6.5
6.1
0.4

6.5
3.5
3.0
2.8
0.3

12.1
6.1
6.0
5.7
0.4

Manufacturing

37
371

Nondurable
Foods
Tobacco products
Textile mill products
Apparel products
Paper and products
Printing and publishing
Chemicals and products
Petroleum products
Rubber and plastics products
Leather and products
Mining
Metaimining
Coal mining
Oil and gas extraction
Stone and earth minerals
Utilities
Electric
Gas
§EiQIAl AGGREGATES
Manufacturing excluding:
Motor vehicles and parts
Computer and office equipment

Memo: Motor vehicle assemblies 2
Total
Autos
Trucks
Light
Heavy and medium

1. Proportion as a share of the value added for the total index.
2. Millions of units at an annual rate.
Note—Primary processing manufacturing includes textile mill products, paper and products, industrial chemicals, synthetic materials, and fertilizers,
petroleum products, rubber and plastics products, lumber and products, primary metals, fabricated metals, and stone, clay, and glass products.
Advanced processing manufacturing includes foods, tobacco products, apparel products, printing and publishing, chemical products and other agricultural
chemicals, leather and products, furniture and fixtures, industrial machinery and equipment, electrical machinery, transportation equipment, instruments,
and miscellaneous manufactures:




Table 2B
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION: INDUSTRY GROUPS
Percent change

J t e H L ™ - ^ . ™ ; — . „ ™ ~ ~ - « - _ - ™„ _ S K L

^^eas^naTiTadj u sted
1993Q4
_annual rate
Seasonallvadiusted
_ _ N o i s e a s o n a l l v adjusted
to
~~T994~"
1995
1995
1995
r
_1994C|4_ _Q2L._ C £ _ _ Q L -_Q2L ^MayL. June -ML- Auq.P L__Mavr -Jyn§L_ -Jy&L AUQ.P

Aug. 94
to
Aug. 95

TotaS i n d e x

6.0

4.9

5.9

5.2

-2.4

.1

-.1

.3

1.1 i

1.0

3.2

-2.6

4.5

3.2

Manufacturing

6.9

5.5

7.7

5.1

-3.4

-.1

-.1

.0

1.0

1.4

3.2

-3.9

4.9

2.8

6.4
7.1

4.5
5.9

8.9
7.1

3.0
6.0

-7.0
-1.7

-.2
.0

-1.0
.3

-.1
.0

.6
1.1

.1
1.9

1.1
4.2

-3.5
-4.0

3.1
5.7 j

.5
3.8

8.5
4.1
8.0
5.5

8.0
4.9
12.4
1.2

9.6
5.0
.8
8.5

6.9
-1.3
3.2
2.4

-3.6
-13.4
-10.3
-7.0

-.2
-2.0
-1.2
.2

.3
1.1
.6
.3

.2
-1.1
-1.2
-1.0

1.4
2.1
1.4
.7

1.6
-2.5
-1.8
1.9

2.7
4.9
3.8
1.9

-5.2
-5.4
-3.3
-2.7

5.5
7.5
8.0
3,1

4.5
-.6
-2.9
.4

8.8
7.6
6.4
10.4
7.6

-1.3
-14.0
5.6
18.0
7.3

19.9
28.9
32.5
9.2
6.3

3.6
7.0
4,7
-.8
4.8

-11.4
-14.5
-10.6
-7.1
-4.7

-.1
-.4
-1.7
.3
.8

-2.3
-4.0
.3
-.2
.3

.2

—1 3
-23
-2.7
-.1
3.0

-2 2

-T6
1.3
-.8

1.0
1.7
2.0
.1
.9

-.6
-1.4
2.7

-3.9
-3.6
-4.3
-4 o
-3.6

2.5
1.1
1.4
4.2
2.9

2.5
4.8
5.7
-.3
1.5

13.2
20.2
16.5

13.5
25.8
18,4

12.5
25.5
15.1

9.9
27.3
11.4

3.6
29.7
7.0

.6
2.0
1.0

.1
2.0
1.2

1.3
3.7
1.9

1.3
1.9
1.3

3.3
5.8
2.7

3.9
8.2
3.0

.6
4,3
-1.2

1.7
3.5
3.6

9.5
29.4
12.5

372-6,9
38
39

2.5
7.9
6.1
-5.6
3.2
6.1

-.8
5.1
.5
-9.3
7.0
7.4

9.5
20.6
21.0
-6.5
-.5
2.1

9.4
13.0
20.8
3.6
-.2
4.4

-15.0
-24.4
-31.1
3.2
-.2
-5.1

-2.3
-3.3
-4.9
-.6
-.8
-.7

.1
.2
.7
.0
.9
.7

-1.1
-1.5
-3.3
-.5
.4
-1.8

2.7
4.2
6.4
.3
.4
.7

.7
.3
-1.6
1.4
.6
1.9

2.2
3.3
5.9
.4
3.4
1.7

-20.8
-31.8
-48.6
—1.9
.8
-5.7

19.0
34.8
71.6
.1
1.2
5.3

-.2
.1
-1.9
-.6
.7
-.2

20
21
22
23
26

5.0
3.5
26.9
5.5
2.7
3.9

2.6
5.2
-8.6
.6
.6
9.2

5.4
.3
45.2
10.3
.2
7.5

2.9
6.0
-25.7
.8
-4.1
-1.2

-3.1
1.9
25.5
-12.6
-12.2
-2.2

.1
1.1
-2.6
-1.5
-.4
1.3

-.6
.3
1.8
-5.5
-2.4
-2.7

-.3
-1.0
-1.4
.1
-1.5
1.9

.4
.7
2.1
.6
2
-.7

1.1
3.3
-1.2
.3
3.9
-2.0

3.9
4.7
18.3
-4.2
1.1
1.9

-2.3
-1.5
-23.6
-7.0
-5.6
-2.3

4.2
5.5
33.5
7.7
5.4
1.5

.8
2.5
7.9
-4.3
-7.1
-.8

27
28
29
30
31

2.6
4.7
.4
10.1
-1.5

-1.6
2.5
-5.2
8.1
-2.8

.8
5.4
6.0
11.6
-4.1

-3.2
12.4
5.3
4.6
-9.2

-3.4
-6.0
-5.1
-6.5
-13.9

.6
.0
-.6
-2.2
.3

-.3
-.2
-.1
-.1
-2.4

-.7
.2
.3
-.8
-2.2

.0
.4
-1.4
1.4
2.7

.2
.4
3.8
.6
3.2

4.0
4.8
3.2
1.0
.0

1.9
.2
.5
-5.5
-9.9

1.2
1.5
-1.3
5.3
11.2

-2.3
3.0
-1
2.1
-7.8

.8
-5.1
9.2
-1.1
6.8

-2.3
.0
-13.7
-.4
2.0

-3.4
-5.5
9.3
-7.5
10.1

4.4
7.7
19.9
-.7
16.5

1.0
1.3
-19.0
7.1
-4.0

-.2
.8
-3.9
.8
-1.5

-.2
.9
2.0
-.6
-.7

.7
.2
2,3
.3
1.5

-1.4
.0
-5.3
-1.0
1.0

-.6
.5
-6.6
-.1
4.5

.7
2.7
5.3
-.7
2.4

-.7
-3.0
-4.1
.1
1.1

.8

10
12
13
14

1.8

-.3
3.1
-2.7
-1.0
7.4

491,3pt
492,3pt

.2
1.9
-6.0

3.1
.5
14.1

-6.0
-2.8
-17.9

6.8
4.1
18.5

8.4
8.2
9.2

3.4
2.5
6.9

-.2
.7
-3.8

3.5
4.2
.4

4.9
6.0
.4

-1.8
4.6
-23.5

5.6
11.7
-23.3

12.6
14.6
-1.5

3.4
4.1
—2.0

11.2
14.2
-.2

6.8
6.5

5.5
4,9

6.9
7.2

4.5
4.4

-1.7
-4.4

.1
-.2

-.1
-.2

.1
-.2

.7
.9

1.4
1.2

3.2
3.0

-1.9
-4.2

3.4
5.0

3.0
2.0

Primary processing
Advanced processing
Durable
Lumber and products
Furniture and fixtures
Stone, clay, and glass products

24
25
32

Primary metals
33
331,2
Iron and stee!
Raw steel
333-6.9
Nonferrous
34
Fabricated metal products
industrial machinery
35
and equipment
Computer and office equip.
357
36
Eiectricai machinery
Transportation equipment
Motor vehicles and parts
Autos and light trucks
Aerospace and misc.
Instruments
Miscellaneous

37
371

Mcndurabfe
Foods
lobacco products
Textile mill products
Apparel products
Paper and products
Printing and publishing
Chemicals and products
Petroleum products
Rubber and plastics products
Leather and products
Mining
MetaFmining
Coal mining"
Oil and gas extraction
Stone and earth minerals
Utilities
Electric
Gas

Manufacturing
excluding:
Motor vehicles and parts
Computer and office equipment

Note—Percent changes shown in the first and last columns are based on seasonally adjusted data.




_

'7

-2!§

6.7
_ K

Table 3
CAPACITY UTILIZATION: MANUFACTURING, MINING, AND UTILITIES
Percent of capacity, seasonally adjusted
1994
Proportion

rmr
1994

"T97§^
T 5 8 8 ^ 1990-1
1980 1982 1989 1991 1994 i 1995
High
Low
High
Low
Aug.
Mar.

Ave.

1973
High

Total industry

100.0

82.0

89.2

87.3

71.8

84.9

78.0

84.5

84.9

Manufacturing

87.1

81.3

88.9

87.3

70.0

85.2

76.6

83.8

Primary processing
Advanced processing

25.5
61.6

82.5
80.7

92.2
87.5

89.7
86.3

66.8
71.4

89.0
83.5

77.9
76.2

Durable
Lumber and products
24
Furniture and fixtures
25
Stone, clay, and glass products 32

47.7
1.8
1.4
2.1

79.3
. 83.4
81.8
78.0

88.8
90.1
96.8
89.2

86.9
87.6
86.6
87.0

65.0
60.9
68.9
63.1

84.0
93.3
86.8
83.8

333-6,9
3331
3334

2.9
1.6
.1
1.3
.1
.1

80.4
80.2
79.7
81.1
73.0
88.9

100.6
105.8
102.7
92.9
92.1
95.7

102.4
110.4
95.7
90.5
80.8
97.6

46.8
38.3
35.2
62.2
42.1
58.6

34

5.2

77,5

87.8

83.9

35
357
36

8.8
2.4
8.3

81.2
80.8
80.6

96.4
90.9
87.8

37
371

10.1
5.5
2.8
4.6
5.5
1.5

75.0
76.1

83.8
93.4

75.3
81.9
75.5

39.3
9.3
1.6
2.1
3.2
1.3
6.8

Item

.

Primary metals
Iron and steel
Raw steel
Nonferrous
Primary copper
Primary aluminum
Fabricated metal products
industrial machinery
and equipment
Computer and office equip
Electrical machinery
Transportation equipment
Motor vehicles and parts
Autos and light trucks1
Aerospace and misc.
Instruments
Miscellaneous
Nondurable
Foods
Textile mill products
Apparel products
Paper and products
Pulp and paper
Printing and publishing

SIC

33
331,2

372-6,9
38
39
20
22
23
26
261-31
27

Chemicals and products
28
Plastics materials
2821
Synthetic fibers
2823,4
Petroleum products
29
Rubber and plastics products
30
Leather and products
31
Mining
MetaFmining
Coal mining
Oil and gas extraction
Oil and gas well drilling
Stone and earth minerals
Utilities
Electric
Gas

10
12
13
138
14
491,3pt|
492,3pt |

Apr.

Ma^

Juner

Julvr

Aug.P

84.1

84.0

83.7

83.7

84.3

84.4

83.5

83.1

82.8

82.5

83.0

88.3
82.1

89.0
82.5

88.0
81.8

87.5
81.4

86.4
81.4

86.2
81.0

86.5
81.6

73.7
76.3
71.0
71.5

83.7
91.0
85.4
81.6

84.6
89.6
82.8
82.6

83.4
89.1
81.8
80.8

82.8
87.1
80.7
80.8

82.7
87.8
81.0
81.0

82.6
86.7
79.9
80.1

83.3
88.3
80.8
80.5

92.8
95.7
92.7
88.7
85.9
100.4

74.0
72.1
71.4
75.0
73.6
97.3

90.7
88.0
90.9
94.2
89.1
77.8

94.9
96.2
98.2
93.4
83.6
78.6

92.6
93.3
95.6
91.8
81.4
79.5

92.3
92.7
93.9
91.9
85.8
80.1

90.0
88.8
94.0
91.6
78.2
80.4

90.0
88.1
92.4
92.6
79.4
80.8

90.7
89.4
92.6
76.1
77.0

62.9

82.0

71.8

84.2

85.2

83.8

84.3

84.4

83.6

84.2

92.1
93.5
89.4

64.9
63.1
71:1

84.0
84.4
84.9

72.5
64.5
76.6

89.5
88.2
89.2

90.8
92.0
89.5

90.2
92.6
88.5

90.0
92.9
88.5

89.3
93.2
88.7

89.8
95.0
89.4

90.2
95.2
89.7

77.0
89.9
82.9

82.7
93.0
92.2
81.1
92.5
78.7

56.7
44.5
40.1
66.9
79.0
66.1

84.4
85.1
89.1
88.4
81.2
80.1

70.2
57.6
53.3
79.4
76.7
73.5

75.8
86.1
87.8
63.6
76.6
75.6

77.1
87.8
89.7
64.0
75.9
75.6

75.0
83.9
84.9
64.1
75.7
75.0

73.2
80.7
80.5
63.8
75.0
74.3

73.1
80.5
80.8
63.8
75.7
74.8

72.1
78.9
77.9
63.5
75.9
73.3

73.9
81.9
82.7
63.8
76.1
73.8

83.5
82.3
86.2
81.1
89.8
92.4
86.1

87.9
86.0
92.0
84.2
96.9
97.1
89.7

87.0
84.3
91.7
86.0
94.2
98.2
92.2

76.9
78.8
73.8
78.9
82.0
82.1
83.0

86.7
83.3
92.1
84.2
94.8
98.1
92.3

80.4
80.5
78.9
75.1
86.5
89.6
78.7!

84.1
82.4
89.8
80.9
94.6
97.4 i
79.9

84.3
82.6
90.4
79.3
93.7
96.4
78.6

83.8
82.4
90.2
77.9
92.7
94.7
78.0

83.7
83.1
88.7
77.6
93.8
97.4
78.4

83.0
83.2
83.7
75.6
91.1
94.0
78.1

82.6
82.2
83.6
74.3
92.6
95.7
77.5

82.7
82.6
84.0
74.4
91.7
94.8
77.4

10.1
.7
.4
1.2
3.4
.2

80.0
86.3
85.0
85.7
84.1
82.0

87.9
102.0
93.8
96.7
94.0
81.3

85.1
90.9
98.5
89.5
90.4
92.4

70.1
63.4
64.4
68.2
73.5
78.1

85.9
97.0
99.7
88.5
90.5
83.8

78.9
74.8
76.8
83.7
78.4
74.7

81.4
97.3 I
96.4
91.4)
90.4
83.2

82.5
97.5
95.0
94.2
90.8
81.5

81.3
97.1
86.2
92.8
90.7
79.3

81.1
97.0
91.4
92.1
88.4
79.8

80.7
94.6
87.9
92.0
87.8
78.0

80.7

80.8

84.8
92.3
86.7
76.5

91.0
87.6
78.7

5.8
.4
1.0
4.0
.6
.5

87.4
78.4
86.9
88.1
72.7
84.5

94.4
90.3
90.8
96.6
93.0
93.7

96.6
87.6
95.7
96.9
104.3
93.3

80.6
43.4
75.4
82.5
50.8
63.3

86.5
87.9
91.4
86.1
60.7
90.0

86.0
80.6
82.9
86.8
53.6
79.4

89.7 i 89.9
81.7
80.5
85.1
89.1
89.9
91.5
72.2
75.3
90.1
97.0

90.4
81.3
86.6
91.3
75.2
96.5

90.2
81.9
83.1
92.0
77.5
95.0

90.1
82.6
84.7
91.5
73.0
94.3

90.8
82.7
86.6
91.8
75.7
95.7

89.5
82.7
82.0
91.0
75.8
96.6

7.1
5.6
1.5

86.7
88.8
82.5

95.6
99.0
93.2

88.3
88.3
93.6

76.2
78.7
70.8

92.6
94.8
85.5

83.2
86.5
68.3

87.8
89.0
83.4

87.1
88.8
81.0

86.4
88.1
80.0

89.2
90.2
85.5

88.9
90.7
82.2

91.9
94.4
82.5

96.3
99.9
82.8

1. Series begins in 1977.
Note—Primary processing manufacturing includes textile mill products, paper and products, industrial chemicals, synthetic materials, and fertilizers,
petroleum products, rubber and plastic products, lumber and products, primary metals, fabricated metals, and stone, clay, and glass products.
Advanced processing manufacturing includes foods, tobacco products, apparel products, printing and publishing, chemical products and other agricultural
chemicals, leather and products, furniture and fixtures, industrial machinery and equipment, electrical machinery, transportation equipment, instruments,
and miscellaneous manufactures.




8

Table 4
INDUSTRIAL CAPACITY: MANUFACTURING, MINING, AND UTILITIES
Pi rcent change

Item

Annual rate
~T§67- 1967- 19751994 1975 1994
SIC
Ave.
Ave.
Ave.

_

December to December

Cipacitylndexes*™
Percent of 1987 outout

~

1990

1991

1992

1993

1994

1994
Aug.

1995
Mar.

Apr. .^May^ June

Total industry

2.8

3.7

2.4

1.9

1.9

2.1

2.1

2.8

140.9

143.6

144.0

Manufacturing

3.2

3.9

2.9

2.1

2.1

2.4

2.4

3.1

144.2

147.2

147.7

148.2

2.1
3.8

4.0
3.9

1.3
3.7

1.7
2.2

1.2
2.6

1.4
2.9

1.4
2.8

2.0
3.5

131.6
150.0

133.5
153.5

133.8
154.1

134.2
154.7

3.5
1.7
3.1
1.4

3.7
2.9
4.5
2.5

3.4
1.1
2.4
.8

2.1
.6
2.2
.6

2.5
-.4
.8
.2

2.6
.4
1.7
.5

2.6
.7
2.4
1.0

3.8
1.6
2.9
1.6

151.6
116.0
135.2
129.6

155.6
117.4
137.4
130.9

156.3
117.7
137.7
131.0

333-6,9
3331
3334

-.1
-.9
-1.3
1.3
.3
1.3

1.7
.7
.3
3.6
1.8
5.2

-.9
-1.6
-2.1
.2
-.4
-.4

.6
.8
-.2
.1
.3
.4

-.7
-1.4
-1.7
.4
6.5
.6

-1.1
-2.4
-2.7
.7
8.0
.3

-.5
-.8
-3.8
-.1
5.1
.5

.7
1.2
-2.0
.0
1.2
.0

125.2
128.4
117.7
120.5
159.7
125.0

127.0
131.2
119.4
121.1
161.7
125.0

34

1.6

3.1

.9

.3

.4

.9

.9

1.0

133.5

35
357
36

6.4
20.0
5.7

4.7
12.0
6.1

7.2
24.0
5.5

4.9
15.8
3.5

5.5
15.3
5.9

4.7
15.6
6.6

4.3
14.3
7.6

5.8
15.5
9.7

37
371

2.5
3.2

3.0
4.5

2.3
2.5

372-6,9
38 |
39

1.8
5.0
2.3

1.3
7.6
4.4

2.0
3.8
1.3

.9
1.4
.6
.6
1.2
1.6

1.4
3.1
1.1
-.3
1.2
1.5

1.5
3.2
2.5
-.3
1.2
3.7

.5
2.4
.7
-1.7
1.3
3.1

20
22
23
26
261-3
27

2.9
2.5
2.0
1.3
2.7
2.4
3.1

4.3
3.0
4.3
2.3
3.9
3.0
3.0

2.2
2.3
1.0
.8
2.1
2.1
3.2

2.1
1.4
1.6
.1
3.0
2.7
2.9

1.7
1.9
.4
-.4
2.3
2.9
1.1

2.3
2.2
1.3
1.1
1.9
2.2
1.8

Chemicals and products
28
Plastics materials
2821
Synthetic fibers
2823,4
Petroleum products
29
Rubber and plastics products
30
Leather and products
31

3.9
6.5
i
4.2
!
1.5
I
5.5
i -3.3

6.8
12.7
9.7
4.2
8.6
-1.5

2.6
3.8
1.8
.2
4.1
-4.1

2.5
2.5
1.2
1.0
4.0
-3.5

2.6
1.0
1.5
-1.0
3.4
-3.8

10
12
13
138
14

•0
1.4
2.5
-.6
•3
.8

-.1
.7
2.5
.8
2.6

.1
1.7
2.5
-.4
.1
.0

-1.1
4.6
2;1
-2.5
-9.5
-.1

491,3pt
492,3pt

2.9
4.0
.3

6.0
7.8
2.3

1.5
2.3
-.6

2.6
3.4
.0

Primary processing
Advanced processing
Durable
Lumber and products
Furniture and fixtures
Stone, clay, and glass products
Primary metals
Iron and steel
Raw steel
Nonferrous
Primary copper
Primary aluminum
Fabricated metal products
Industrial machinery
and equipment
Computer and office equip
Electrical machinery
Transportation equipment
Motor vehicles and parts
Autos and light trucks1
Aerospace and misc.
Instruments
Miscellaneous
Nondurable
Foods
Textile mill products
Apparel products
Paper and products
Pulp and paper
Printing and publishing

Mining
Metaimining
Coal mining
Oil and gas extraction
Oil and gas well drilling
Stone and earth minerals
Utilities
Electric
Gas

24
25
32

33
331,2

-to

Aug.

145.4

145.8

148.7

149.2

149.7

134.5
155.3

134.8
155.9

135.1
156.5

157.1
118.0
138.0
131.2

157.8
118.3
138.3
131.4

158.5
118.5
138.6
131.6

159.2
118.8
138.9
131.8

127.2
131.4
119.6
121.4
162.2
125.0

127.5
131.7
119.7
121.6
162.7
125.0

127.7
131.9
119.9
121.8
163.3
125.0

128.0
132.2
120.1
122.1
163.8
125.0

128.2
132.5
120.3
122.3
164.4
125.0

134.5

134.7

134.9

135.2 135.4

135.6

181.6
327.6
184.1

189.4
360.8
195.8

191.0
367.1
197.8

192.6
373.5
199.9

194.2 195.8
379.8 386.1
201.9 203.9

197.4
392.4
205.9

2.0
4.6
4.9
-1.1
1.4
3.6

144.5
160.3
150.2
129.4
141.9
154.9

146.4
165.0
154.2
128.7
143.0
157.5

146.7
165.8
154.6
128.6
143.1
157.6

147.0
166.5
155.1
128.5
143.3
157.8

147.4
167.3
155.6
128.4
143.4
158.0

147.7
168.0
156.0
128.4
143.6
158.2

148.0
168.8
156.5
128.3
143.8
158.4

2.2
2.2
1.8
-.1
1.6
1.6
1.7

2.3
2.0
2.1
.5
1.8
2.0
1.1

135.5
138.0
121.4
119.6
127.1
124.7
127.0

137.4
139.7
123.0
120.3
128.7
126.1
127.7

137.7
140.0
123.2
120.4
129.0
126.3
127.8

138.0
140.2
123.5
120.5
129.3
126.5
127.9

138.3
140.5
123.8
120.7
129.5
126.7
128.0

138.6
140.8
124.0
120.8
129.8
126.9
128.1

138.9
141.1
124.3
121.0
130.1
127.1
128.2

3.6
1.1
5.0
-1.3
4.5
-2.3

3.3
1.8
1.5
-.5
4.4
-2.8

3.8
2.5
3.6
-.4
4.7
-2.1

153.3
130.8
131.8
115.2
148.8
102.8

156.6
133.0
134.8
115.2
153.1
101.4

157.1
133.4
135.3
115.2
153.9
101.2

157.6
133.8
135.7
115.3
154.6
100.9

158.1
134.2
136.2
115.4
155.3
100.7

158,6
134.7
136.7
115.4
156.1
100.5

159.0
135.1
137.1
115.5
156.8
100.2

-.2
2.1
2.1
-.9
-5.5
-.5

-1.2
2.5
.9
-2.3
-8.2
.6

-1.4
1.6
1.1
-2.4
-9.4
-.1

-.1
.4
1.1
-.4
-1.0
-.2

111.5
194.6
130.9
102.2
119.1
118.4

111.4
195.1
131.7
101.9
118.6
118.3

111.4 111.4
195.2 195.2
131.8 132.0
101.9 101.8
118.5 118.5
116.4; 118.4

111.4
195.3
132.1
101.8
118.4
118.4

111.4
195.4
132.2
101.8
118.3
118.5

111.4
195.4
132.3
101.7
118.2
118.5

1.2
1.6
.0

1.2
1.5
.0

1.0
i.3
.0

1.2
1.5
.3

135.4
133.1
144.3

136.4
134.3
144.7

136.6
134.5
144.8

137.0
134.9
145.0

137.1
135.1
145.0

137.3
135.3
145.1

1. Series begins in 1977.




July

9

144.5

136.8
134.7
144.9

144.9

Table 5A
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, CAPACITY AND UTILIZATION FOR TOTAL INDUSTRY: HISTORICAL DATA
Seasonally adjusted
Jan.

Feb.

Mar.

Apr.

May

June

July

Aug.

Sept.

Oct.

Nov.

Dec.

Q1

Q2

Q3

Q4

Annual

Indysfrial
Production,
Percent
Change1
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987

1.9
2.0
.4
.5
-.3

.0
-.1
.7
-.7
1.4

.8
1.0
.3
-.9
.4

1.2
.6
.4
.2
.5

1.1
.7
.2
.0
S

.6
.5
~3
-.5
.9

1.8
.4
-.3
.5
.4

1.4
.1
.5
.2
.3

1.7
-.1
.5
.1
-.2

.8
-.7
-.8
.7
1.3

.2
.0
.4
.7
.1

.5
-.6
1.0
.6
.7

5.7
11.2
2.4
2.4
5.5

11.1
7.7
3.8
-3.4
8.1

17.8
4.0
.1
1.3
5.2

11.2
-3.4
1.2
5.8
6.5

3.7
9.3
1.7
.9
4.9

1988
1989
1990
1991
1992

.3
.3
-.5
-.5
-.3

.2
-.5
.5
-.9
.9

.0
.9
.3
-1.0
.6

.8
.0
-.7
.5
.5

-.3
-.3
.7
.8
.5

.0
-.3
.2
.9
-.3

.6
-1.0
-.2
.3
.9

.6
.5
.3
.1
-.1

-.5
-.4
.0
.9
.2

.3
-.4
-.5
-.1
.6

.6
.4
-1.3
.0
1.0

.6
.7
-.4
-.4
.5

3.8
3.9
2.1
-8.1
.9

3.0
.3
1.1
1.7
5.8

2.9
-4.4
1.6
6.3
3.4

3.0
-.2
-5.2
1.5
6.2

4.4
1.5
.0
-1.7
3.2

1993
1994
1995

.2
.0
.3

.6
.8
.0

.1
.9
-.1

.0
.1
-.6

-.2
.5
.1

.3
.6
-.1

.4
.2
.3

.2
.8
1.1

.3
-.1

.1
.4

.9
.7

.9
1.1

5.1
7.1
5.2

.7
6.0
-2.4

3.3
4.9

5.3
5.9

4.1
5.4

Industrial
Production
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987

80.8
91.0
93.1
96.1
96.5

80.7
90.9
93.8
95.5
97.9

81.3
91.9
94.1
94.6
98.2

82.3
92.4
94.5
94.8
98.8

83.2
93.0
94.7
94.7
99.4

83.7
93.5
94.4
94.3
100.3

85.3
93.9
94.1
94.8
100.6

86.5
94.0
94.5
94.9
100.9

87.9
93.9
95.0
95.0
100.7

88.6
93.2
94.2
95.6
102.1

88.8
93.3
94.6
96.3
102.2

89.2
92.8
95.6
96.8
102.8

80.9
91.3
93.6
95.4
97.5

83.1
93.0
94.5
94.6
99.5

86.6
93.9
94.6
94.9
100.8

88.9
93.1
94.8
96.2
102.3

84.9
92.8
94.4
95.3
100.0

1988
1989
1990
1991
1992

103.2
106.6
105.5
104.0
104.9

103.4
106.2
106.1
103.1
105.8

103.4
107.1
106.4
102.1
106.4

104.3
107.1
105.7
102.6
106.9

104.0
106.7
106.5
103.5
107.5

104.0
106.4
106.7
104.4
107.2

104.6
105.3
106.5
104.7
108.1

105.2
105.8
106.8
104.8
108.0

104.7
105.4
106.8
105.7
108.2

105.0
105.0
106.3
105.6
108.8

105.6
105.4
105.0
105.6
109.9

106.3
106.1
104.5
105.2
110.4

103.3
106.6
106.0
103.1
105.7

104.1
106.7
106.3
103.5
107.2

104.8
105.5
106.7
105.1
108.1

105.6
105.5
105.3
105.5
109.7

104.4
106.0
106.0
104.3
107.6

1993
1994
1995

110.6
114.7
122.0

111.3
115.6
122.1

111.4
116.6
122.0

111.4
116.7
121.2

111.1
117.4
121.4

111.5
118.0
121.2

112.0
118.2
121.6

112.2
119.1
123.0

112.5
119.0

112.7
119.5

113.7
120.3

114.7
121.7

111.1
115.7
122.0

111.3
117.4
121.3

112.2
118.8

113.7
120.5

112.0
118.1

Capacity
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987

110.7
113.3
116.0
119.2
121.6

110.9
113.5
116.2
119.4
121.8

111.1
113.7
116.5
119.6
122.0

111.3
113.9
116.8
119.8
122.2

111.6
114.2
117.1
120.0
122.4

111.8
114.4
117.3
120.2
122.6

112.0
114.6
117.6
120.4
122.8

112.2
114.8
117.9
120.6
123.0

112.4
115.0
118.2
120.8
123.2

112.6
115.3
118.4
121.0
123.4

112.8
115.5
118.7
121.2
123.6

113.1
115.7
119.0
121.4
123.8

110.9
113.5
116.2
119.4
121.8

111.6
114.2
117.1
120.0
122.4

112.2
114.8
117.9
120.6
123.0

112.8
115.5
118.7
121.2
123.6

111.9
114.5
117.5
120.3
122.7

1988
1989
1990
1991
1992

123.9
125.7
128.1
130.5
133.0

124.1
125.9
128.3
130.7
133.3

124.2
126.1
128.5
130.9
133.5

124.4
126.3
128.7
131.1
133.7

124.5
126.5
128.9
131.3
134.0

124.7
126.7
129.1
131.5
134.2

124.8
126.9
129.3
131.7
134.4

125.0
127.1
129.5
132.0
134.7

125.1
127.3
129.7
132.2
134.9

125.3
127.5
129.9
132.4
135.1

125.4
127.7
130.1
132.6
135.4

125.5
127.9
130.3
132.8
135.6

124.1
125.9
128.3
130.7
133.3

124.5
126.5
128.9
131.3
134,0

125.0
127.1
129.5
132.0
134.7

125.4
127.7
130.1
132.6
135.4

124.7
126.8
129.2
131,6
134.3

1993
1994
1995

135.8
138.7
142.7

136.1
139.0
143.1

136.3
139.3
143.6

136.5
139.7
144.0

136.8
140.0
144.5

137.0
140.3
144.9

137.2
140.6
145.4

137.5
140.9
145.8

137.7
141.3

137.9
141.6

138.2
141.9

138.4
142.3

136.1
139.0
143.1

136.8
140.0
144.5

137.5
140.9

138.2
141.9

137.1
140.5

73.0
80.4
80.3
80.6
79.3

72.8
80.1
80.7
79.9
80.3

73.2
80.8
80.7
79.1
80.5

73.9
81.1
80.9
79.1
80.8

74.6
81.5
80.9
78.9
81.2

74.9
81.8
80.5
78.4
81.8

76.1
81.9
80.0
78.7
81.9

77.1
81.8
80.2
78.7
82.0

78.2
81.6
80.4
78.7
81.8

78.7
80.9
79.6
79.1
82.7

78.7
80.8
79.7
79.4
82.7

78.9
80.2
80.4
79.8
83.1

73.0
80.4
80.6
79.9
80.1

74.5
81.4
80.7
78.8
81.3

77.2
81.8
80.2
78.7
81.9

78.8
80.6
79.9
79.4
82.8

75.8
81.1
80.3
79.2
81.5

1988
1989
1990
1991
1992

83.2
84.8
82.4
79.7
78.8

83.3
84.3
82.7
78.9
79.4

83.2
84.9
82.8
78.0
79.7

83.8
84.8
82.1
78.3
80.0

83.5
84.3
82.6
78.8
80.3

83.4
83.9
82.6
79.4
79.9

83.8
83.0
82.4
79.5
80.4

84.2
83.3
82.5
79.4
80.2

83.7
82.8
82.4
80.0
80.2

83.8
82.3
81.8
79.8
80.6

84.2
82.5
80.7
79.6
81.2

84.6
82.9
80.2
79.2
81.5

83.3
84.7
82.6
78.9
79.3

83.6
84.3
82.5
78.8
80.0

83.9
83.0
82.4
79.6
80.3

84.2
82.6
80.9
79.6
81.1

83.7
83.7
82.1
79.2
80.2

1993
1994
1995

81.5
82.7
85.5

81.8
83.2
85.3

81.7
83.7
84.9

81.6
83.6
84.1

81.2
83.8
84.0

81.4
84.1
83.7

81.6
84.1
83.7

81.6
84.5
84.3

81.7
84.2

81.7
84.4

82.3
84.8

82.9
85.5

81.7
83.2
85.2

81.4
83.8
83.9

81.6
84.3

82.3
84.9

81.7
84.0

Year

Utilization
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987

1. Quarterly percent changes are at annual rates. Annual percent changes are calculated from annual averages



10

Table 5B
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, CAPACITY AND UTILIZATION FOR MANUFACTURING: HISTORICAL DATA
Seasonally adjusted
Jan.

Feb.

Mar.

Apr.

May

June

Industrial
Production,
Percent
Change 1
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987

2.2
2.3
.1
1.3
-.6

.4
.6
.6
-.4
1.7

1.4
.9
.7
-1.0
.5

1.0
.4
.3
.9
.4

1.4
.5
.6
.0
.7

.8
.6
-.5

1988
1989
1990
1991
1992

.2
.8
-.1
-.8
-.2

.1
-.9
.9
-.9
1.0

.2
.6
.4
-1.1
.7

.7
.2
-.9
.6
.4

1993
1994
1995

.5
-.3
.2

.5
.8
-.2

.1
1.1
.0

Industrial
Production
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987

76.2
87.1
89.9
94.0
96.2

76.5
87.6
90.4
93.6
97.8

1988
1989
1990
1991
1992

103.2
107.7
105.5
103.6
105.1

1993
1994
1995

Year

_
July _„AjJ£L Sept. —QgL-_Jjgy«__ Dec._ _ Q 1 _

Q2 _ Q 3 ,_

Q £ ! Annuaj_

.9

1.5
.4
-.2
.6
.4

1.3
.2
.8
.5
.0

2.2
-.1
.2
.3
.2

.8
.0
..-.7
.7
1.0

.5
.0
1.3
.5
.4

:i
-.4
.1
1.0
.6

10.4
13.3
1.7
4.6
6.3

13.8
6.9
5.1
.1
8.6

17.5
4.7
1.0
3.5
5.6

12.5
-.3
2.4
7.2 I
6.8 !

5.6
10.4
2.6
2.9
6.0

-.1
-.5
.5
.7
.5

.0
-.2
.0
1.0
-.2

.5
-1.2
-.3
.4
.9

.4
.4
.5
.2
-.0

.0
-.4
:
-.1
1.1
,1

.1
-.5
-.6
-.1
.5

.9
,3
-1.2
-.1
1.1

.6
,2
-.5
-.2
.4

3=6
4.3
3.7
-9.3
2.4

3.3
-.3
.2'
1.3
6.0

3.0
-5.3
1.0
7.6
4.1

4.4
-1.3
-5.5
2.1
6.0

4.7
1.6
-.3
-2.0
3.9

.1
.3
-.7

-.2
.5
-.1

.2
.3
-.1

.5
.4
.0

.1
.9
1.0

.4
.0

.1
.5

1.1
.9

1.1
1.3

6.1
7.2
5.1

1.3
7.3
-3=4

2.9
5.5

6.4
7.7

4.5
6.0

77.6
88.3
91.1
92.7
98.3

78.3
88.7
91.4
93.5
98.7

79.4
89.1
92.0
93.6
99.4

80.0
89.7
91.5
93.3
100.3

81.2
90.1
91.3
93.9
100.7

82.3
90.3
92.0
•,94.4
100.7

84.1
90.2
92.3
94.6
100.9

84.7
90.2
91.6
95.3
102.0

85.1
90.2
92.3
95.8
102.4

85.2
89.8
92.8
96.7
103.0

76.8
87.7
90.5
93.5
97.4

79.3
89.2
91.6
93.5
99.4

82.5
90.2
91.0
94.3
100.8

85.0
90.1
92.4
95.9
102.5

80.9
89.3
91.6
94.3
100.0

103.4
106.7
106.5
102.7
106.1

103.6
107.3
107.0
101.6
106.9

104.3
107.6
106.0
102.1
107.3

104.2
107.1
106.6
102.8
107.8

104.2
106.8
106.6
103.9
107.7

104.7"
105.5
106.3
104.4
108.6

105.1
106.0
106.9
104.5
108.6

105.2 105.3
105.6 105.1
106.8 ,106.2
105.7 105.5
108.7 109.3

106.2
105:4
104.9
105.4
110.5

106.8
105.6
104.4
105.3
110.9

103.4
107.2
106.3 .
102.6
106.0

104.2
107.2
106.4
103.0
107.6

105.0
105.7
106.6
104.9
108.7

106.1
105.4
105.1
105.4
110.3

104.7
106.4
106.1
103.9
108.0.

111.5
115.8
124.5

112.0
116.7
124.2

112.2
118.0
124.2

112.3
118.4
123.3

112.1
119.0
123.2

112.3
119.3
123.1

112.9
119.8
123.1

112.9
120.9
124.3

113.4 113.6
120,9 121.5

114.8
122.6

116.1
124.2

111.9
116.8
124.3

112.3
118.9
123.2

113.1 114.8
120.5. 122.7

112.9
119.7

Capacity
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987

106.7
109.4
113.1
117.6
121.2

106.9
109.7
113.4
117.9
121.5

107.2
110.0
113.8
118.2
121.7

107.4
110.3
114.2
118.5
121.9

107.6
110.6
114.6
118.8
122.2

107.8
110.9
115.0
119.1
122,4

108.0
111.2
115.3
119.3
122.7

108.3 108.5
111.5 111.8
115.7 116.1
119.6 .119.9
122.9 123.2

108.7
112.1'
116,5'
120.2
123.4

108.9
112.4
116.9
120.5
123.7

109.1
112.7
117.2
120.8
123.9

106.9
109.7
113.4
117.9
121.5

107.6
110.6
114.6
118.8
122.2

108.3
111.5
115.7
119.6
122.9

108.9
112.4:
116.0120.5 I
123.7

107.9
111.1
115.2
119.2
•122.6

1988
1989
1990
1991
1992

124.1
126.5
129.4
1.32.1
134.9

124.3
126.7
129.6
132.3
135.2

124.5
127.0
129.8
132.5
135.5

124.7
127.2
130.1
132.8
135.7

124.9
127.4
130.3
133.0
136.0

125.1
127.7
130.5
133.2
136.3

125.3
127.9
130.7
133.5
136.6

125.5
128.2
130.9
133.7
136.8

125.7
128.4
131.2
133.9
137.1

125.9
128.7
131.4
134.2
137.4:

126.0
128.9
131.6
134.4
137.7

126.2 124.3
129,2 126.7
131.8 129,6
134.6 -132.3
137.9 135.2.

•124.9
127.4
130.3
133.0
136.0

125.5
128.2
130.9
133.7
136=8

126.0 I
128.9 I
131.6!
134.4
137.7 |

125.2
127.8.
130.6"
133.4
136.4

1993
1994
1995

138.2
141.6
146.1

138.5
142.0
146.6

138.8
142.3
147.2

139.1
142.7
147.7

139.3
143.1
148.2

139.6
143.4
148.7

139.9
143.8
149.2

140.2 140.4 •140.7 141.0 141.3 .138.5 139.3
144.2 144.5 144.9 . 145.3 145.7 142.0 143.1
149.7
; 146.6 148.2

140.2
144.2

141.0 I
145.3

139.7
143.6

71.4
79.6
79.5
80.0
79.3

71.5
79.9
79.7
79.4
80.5

72.4
80.3
80.0
78.5
80.7

73.0
80.4
80.0
79.0
80.9

73.8
80.6
80.3
78.8
81.3

74.2
80.9
79.6
78.4
81.9

75.2
81.0
79.2
78.7
82.1

76.0
80.9
79.5
78.9
81.9

77.5
80.7
79.5
78.9
81.9

77.9
80.5
78.6
79.3
82.6

78.1
80.3
79.4
79.5
82.8

78.0
79.7
79.2
80.0
83.1

71.8
79.9
79.8
79.3
80.2

73.7
80.6
80.0
78.7
81.4

76.2
80.9
79.4
78.8
82.0

78.0
80.2!
79.1 i
-79.6
82.8

74.9
80.4
79.5
79.1
81.6

1988
1989
1990
1991
1992

83.2
85.2
81.6
78.4
77.9

83.1
84.2
82.2
77.6
78.5

83.2
84.6
82.4
76.8
78.9

83.8
84.6
81.5
76.9
79.0

83.4
84.0
81.8
77.3
79.3

83.3
83=7
81.7
78.0
79.0

83.6
82.5
81.3
78.2
79.5

83.8
82.7
81.6
78.2
79.4

83.7
82.2
81.4
78.9
79.3

83.7
81.7
80.8
78.7
79.6

84.3
81.8
79.7
78.4
80.3

84.6
81.8
79.2
78.2
80.4

83.2
84.6
82.0
77.6
78.4

83.5
84.1
81.7
77.4
79.1

83.7
82,5
81.4
78.4
79.4

84.2
81.7|
79.9
78.4
80.1 I

83.6
83.2
81.3
78.0
79,2

1993
1994
1995

80.7
81.8
85.2

80.9
82.2
84.7

80.8
82.9
84.4

80.8
83.0
83.5

80.5
83.2
83.1

80.5
83.2
82.8

80.7
83.3
82.5

80.6
83.8
83.0

80.8
83.6

80.7
83.8

81.4
84.4

82.2
85.2

80.8
82.3
84.7

80.6
83.1
83.1

80=7
83.6

81.4
84.5

80.9
83.4

Utilization
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987

•-.3

:

1. Quarterly percent changes are at annual rates. Annual percent changes are calculated from annual averages!



11

Table 3
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION: INDUSTRY SUBTOTALS AND INDIVIDUAL SERIES
j m . . ^ M M » - M M « a B «

-

••

—

1992
~Vame
Index
SIC added1

Item
Metal mining
Iron ore
Nonferrous ores
Copper

1995
Feb.

Mar.

Apr.

10
101
102-4,8,9
102

.42
.06
.37
.10

163.8
116.3
173.3
141.9

160.4
126.5
166.5
152.9

159.3
130.4
164.5
145.9

158.7
119.1
166.3
151.2

159.9
126.7
166.1
142.2

161.2
118.7
169.7
156.1

12

1.03

108.2

118.6

117.4

114.1

109.7

111.9

4.74
93.2 92.3
3.94
93.8 90.9
2.29
85.9 79.3
1.65 < 107.5 110.9
.25
109.4 115.0
.55
79.9 89.1

91.6
90.7
78.0
112.7
113.1
85.7

93.0
91.7
77.9
115.7
114.2
89.2

93.7
92.3
78.2
116.7
114.0
91.9

93.1
92.5
78.5
116.8
111.7
86.4

Coal mining
Oil and gas extraction
Crude oil and natural gas
Crude oil, total
Natural gas
Natural gas liquids
Oil and gas well drilling
Stone and earth minerals
Foods
Meat products
Beef,
Pork
Poultry
Miscellaneous meats
Dairy products
Butter
Cheese
Concentrated milk
Frozen desserts
Milk and misc. dairy products
Canned and frozen food
Grain mill products
Bakery products
Sugar and confectionery
Fats and oils
Beverages
Beer and ale
Soft drinks
Coffee and miscellaneous
Roasted coffee

Index. 1987 = 100
"
Not seasonally adjusted
1995
r
r
May*" June
Julv
Feb.
Mar.
Apr. M a ^ Juner

Seasonallvadiusted

13
131
132
138

161.6

Julvr

160.5
120.5
168.2
152.3

159.4
124.8
165.9
143.7

161.4
118.3
169.9
152.8

162.2
136.8
166.4
145.9

166.5
130.0
173.3
158.0

168.6

114.5

122.7

119.4

112.6

105.1

110.7

106.2

93.4
92.3
78.1

91.8
91.9
78.6
114.9
114.0
79,5

91.8
91.7
78.0
115.5
115.2
80.7

91.8
91.5
78.1
114.8
115.4
81.4

91.1
90.9
77.6
114.0
112.3
81.1

91.2
90.1
76.9

113.9
89.6

93.0
92.6
80.0
114.4
114.5
84.7

113.8
86.5

170.2

161.6

14

.57

99.0

112.0

114.8

114.2

112.5

111.7

113.4

96.3

105.6

111.9

117.0

119.8

121.1

20
201

202
2021
2022
2023
2024
2026

9.43
1.13
.43
.29
.40
.01
.96
.01
.27
.20
.13
.36

107.0
114.5
97.8
119.7
132.9
88.2
103.8
104.4
122.2
102.7
121.9
91.1

115.7
124.9
104.2
123.3
155.0
83.2
112.4
94.1
130.8
126.4
126.7
93.7

115.4
127.4
106.0
128.1
156.7
80.6
112.8
93.0
129.6
130.0
124.9
94.1

115.3
125.1
107.0
124.2
150.5
87.8
111.9
99.3
126.4
128.4
126.8
93.9

116.5
128.1
107.5
131.7
154.0
79.6
111.0
92.9
128.4
127.1
118.6
93.6

116.9
130.7
109.9
132.1
158.5
81.3
112.8
95.8
130.8
130.3
124.1
93.3

115.7
126.0
107.7
126.4
151.0
80.4
110.8
95.4
127.6
122.2
128.9
93.2

109.4
122.4
100.8
123.4
151.6
86.4
113.2
117.2
130.3
133.6
115.5
94.8

110.4
125.0
101.1
131.1
153.2
89.2
117.3
107.8
132.3
139.6
130.5
96.6

110.5
123.4
100.8
125.2
153.1
90.0
120.5
113.5
129.8
150.8
140.6
97.2

114.2
125.8
107.1
122.3
154.7
76.7
121.9
99.7
133.1
155.6
136.0
97.8

119.5
133.5
116.5
122.3
166.3
78.5
123.0
88.7
135.3
148.8
157.9
97.1

117.7
121.7
108.7
110.9
148.5
73.7
113.8
75.4
125.0
124.5
157.3
93.6

203
204
205 |
206 1
207
208
2082,3
2086,7
209
2095

1.32
1.27
1.07
.71
.23
1.74
.64
.87
1.01
.16

108.1 120.9
108.9 119.4
93.6 101.1
115.8 113.3
115.7 131.7
107.2 114.9
115.2 122.0
106.4 118.5
105.7 113.7
88.2 92.1

118.1
119.3
101.2
116.7
131.3
112.2
114.1
118.7
114.0
86.5

120.2
115.9
99.7
119.2
132.1
114.4
117.4
120.6
114.6
87.0

122.8
115.1
101.0
122.2
135.1
114.2

117.9
116.7
100.4
120.7
129.9
114.8

118.5
118.1
98.9
121.4
128.0
114.1

120.9
115.8
107.2
108.9
119.2
121.8

119.1
118.5

107.8
109.3
94.4
100.9
131.6
114.1
126.2
113.2
106.2
76.5

116.1
116.5
105.2
109.5
127.6
123.9

121.0
121.9
88.7

106.6
116.6
93.8
108.9
135.9
108.0
116.2
108.3
104.3
73.4

114.5
112.3
98.1
104.7
130.0
117.1

122.3
117.4
85.2

106.0
115.8
91.9
109.5
133.8
107.0
122.4
104.4
107.6
100.6

118.7
112.0
78.8

128.5
122.4
77.4

133.1
124.7

1.63

96.5

96.4

97.9

104.1

101.4

103.2

101.7

99.6

99.1

96.4

95.2

112.6

86.1

22
Textile mill products
Fabrics
221-4
Cotton and synthetic
221,2
Narrow fabrics
224
Knit goods
225
Knit garments
2253,4,7-9
Fabric finishing
226
Carpeting
227 i
Yarns and miscellaneous
228,9
Cotton and synthetic yarns 2281,2,4

1.79
.47
.39
.04
.48
.35
.17
21
.46
.25

103.9
99.5
99.1
103.5
115.6
115.0
95.2
97.0
104.0
102.2

110.9
102.2
101.5
112.5
123.1
125.3
93.2
99.2
120.9
122.1

111.2
102.7
102.3
111.1
122.9
126.4
91.3
100.5
121.8
123.0

111.2
99.8
99.2
110.2
124.5
126.8
93.4
101.4
122.4
123.5

109.6
103.1
103.2
111.5
123.7
122.3
92.1
97.7
115.8
115.5

103.6
93.3
91.1
113.4
121.1
119,4
75.8
90.2
114.7
112.4

103.7
96.5
94.9
114.1
120.2
120.8
84.5
98.9
105.0
97.1

109.6
103.2
102.0
112.1
116.2
115.7
95.7
95.1
122.4
126.6

111.0
105.5
105.0
109.9
118.0
119.3
92.3
97.1
123.8
127.5

112.9
103.1
102.2
108.4
123.8
120.8
95.1
108.6
121.7
123.8

113.3
106.8
106.8
111.5
125.2
124.1
95.5
103.6
120.2
122.7

108.6
95.7
93.3
114.3
134.4
133.7
77.5
93.7
117.1
115.3

101.0
89.0
86.5
107.5
123.3
126.2
76.1
103.9
100.6
91.8

Apparel products

23

2.18

95.0

95.8

95.4

93.9

93.5

91.2

89.8

93.8

93.7

89.3

92.8

93.6

88.5

24
241,2
241
243-5,9
243
2435,6
245

2.00
.84
.31
1.16
.66
.18
.15

95.8
94.3
83.0
96.8
89.5
86.2
94.5

107.4
97.9
82.0
114.4
101.7
88.9
147.4

105.2
95.5
82.7
112.5
99.7
88.7
148.3

104.9
97.3
79.9
110.4
97.5
85.5
147.2

102.7
93.0
78.3
109.8
98.0
86.7
150.4

103.8
96.3
80.6
109.5
96.5
87.1
152.4

102.7
93.3
79.8
109.7
96.0
88.4
147.6

104.9
96.7
76.5
110.8
96.3
89.3
142.6

104.0
94.3
77.3
111.1
96.7
90.2
149.3

105.0
96.4
73.6
111.3
95.6
86.7
153.4

102.4
91.4
75.5
110.5
98.4
87.9
153.6

107.4
99.7
83.7
113.0
99.0
88.7
164.0

101.6
92.8
84.4
108.1
97.1
85.8
138.1

Tobacco products

Lumber and products
Logging and lumber
Logging
Lumber products
Miliwork and plywood
Plywood
Manufactured homes

21

1. Proportion as a share of the value added for the total index.




12

Table 6 (continued)
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION: INDUSTRY SUBTOTALS AND INDIVIDUAL SERIES

Item

_

SIC

,

u . 1992
Value
Index
added1

,,

,,

tnd

•

exi

Seasonallvadiusted

1995
Feb.

Mar.

Apr

May*" June1"

r

^ '87=100

Not s§ason§llv adjusted

Julvr

1995
Feb.

Mar.

Apr. • M a /

Juner

Julvr

25
251

1.37
.63

99.1
97.4

115.6
110.7

113.8
108.4

112.7
108.7

111.4
106.3

112.1
105.7

110.7
104.7

114.9
111.8

112.9
110.0

111.2
109.3

109.2
104.7

113.3
106.7

109.6
98.2

26
261-3
261
262
263
265,7
265
267

3.58
1.53
.15
.89
.49
2.05
.74
1.31

108.9
110.4
109.9
109.8
111.8
107.7
112.3
105.0

120.3
120.6
113.9
118.4
126.9
119.8
128.5
115.0

120.6
121.6
113.9
119.9
127.3
119.9
126.1
116.5

119.6
119.7
110.8
118.1
125.6
119.7
125.5
116.4

121.2
123.3
114.9
122.1
128.3
119.6
121.1
118.6

118.0
119.2
116.3
115.5
126.9
116.9
123.0
113.5

120.2
121.5
115.1
120.3
125.9
118.9
120.1
118.1

122.8
123.2
116.5
121.3
129.2
122.4
128.2
119.1

121.8
122.9
112.6
120.9
130.0
120.7
125.6
117.9

120.7
119.7
115.1
117.4
125.6
121.3
131.5
115.7

118.3
120.3
111.6
118.3
126.8
116.7
119.2
115.2

120.6
122.0
116.4
118.6
130.1
119.4
125.1
116.2

117.9
119.4
116.5
117.4
124.0
116.6
119.8
114.8

27
Printing and publishing
Newspapers
271
Periodicals, books, and cards 272,3,7
Job printing
J274-6,8,9

6.77
1.63
2.03
3.12

97.2
77.0
102.9
105.6

100.8
72.3
104.3
116.8

100.4
73.5
103.4
115.7

99.7
70.5
104.1
115.4

100.3
72.0
104.0
115.9

100.0
71.7
103.4
115.5

99.2
70.3
103.8
114.5

97.0
73.2
104.8
106.6

97.7
74.3
104.9
107.6

97.6
71.9
104.7
109.1

97.8
71.2
103,8
110.6

101.7
73.2
102.4
119.5

103.6
69.4
103.3
125.9

Furniture and fixtures
Household furniture
Paper and products
Pulp and paper
Wood pulp
Paper
Paperboard
Paper products
Paperboard containers
Converted paper products

28

9.88

114.7

129.7

129.2

127.8

127.8

127.6

127.9

125.1

126.0

126.2

126.7

132.8

133.2

281,2,6
281
2812
2816
2819

3.84
1.00
.08
.12
,67
.39

113.4
117.1
105.4
114.2
121.1
118.2

127.7
121.6
116.2
119.8
122.2
134.7

127.3
122.2
118.4
119.0
123.0
134.6

126.2
121.3
125.0
116.0
120.9
131.7

126.4
121.7
116.7
134.1
119.2
133.3

125.1
119.0
114.7
119.3
118.0
133.1

125.5
119.5

128.6
125.3
118.8
123.8
126.2
143.2

128.1
122.1
117.3
126.7
121.3
129.7

128.7
121.9
121.1
123.2
121.1
131.7

126.2
120.4
114.5
129.3
118.4
128.6

126.7
121.6
116.9
126.3
120.7
137.0

124.1
115.9

282
2821
2823,4
286

1.27
.78
.38
1.57

110.4
112.0
105.9
113.9

130.9
133.5
124.6
129.1

128.8
129.7
128.1
129.5

126.1
129.5
116.6
129.7

129.3
129.9
124.0
127.3

126.0
127.0
119.7
128.4

126.0

131.8
134.0
127.2
129.0

131.9
135.4
121.7
130.5

129.3 128.5
130.0 128.9
123.8 124.6
1-27,6 128.7

124.4

115.8
129.1

132.8
134.7
126.9
127.6

283-5,9
283
284
285
287

5.53
2.92
1.59
.43
.52

115.2
128.6
109.3
95.0
119.7

130.7
157.0
107.6
112.9
134.1

130.1
155.6
108.0
108.1
135.6

128.3
153.1
106.0
109.0
135.1

128.1
152.9
105.5
107.2
136.5

128.5
154.1
105.2
107.0
137.0

128.4
154.5
105.1
106.9
139.8

121.8
142.9
102.7
108.0
134.8

123.7
144.4
105.2
108.4
135.7

123.3
144.8
100.7
118.9
139.6

126.2
149.4
101.8
119.2
137.9

137.0
166.0
109.3
125.3
135.8

139.2
170.1
112.4
115.0
137.2

29
Petroleum products
Petroleum refining and misc.
291,9
Miscellaneous petroleum products
Distillate fuel oil
Residual fuel oil
Aviation fuel and kerosene
Automotive gasoline
295
Paving and roofing materials

1.42
1.25
.25
.23
.04
.12
.61
.18

102.1
104.3
105.1
109.0
100.8
101.0
103.2
90.4

107.6
107.9
111.2
117.1
84.3
101.3
106.3
107.4

108.5
108.7
113.0
122.1
85.8
94.0
106.7
110.4

106.9
108.0
107.6
117.2
90.2
99.6
107.7
102.0

106.2
107.0
109.3
115.1
83.1
100.8
106.1
102.7

106.2
107.2
110.2
114.0
88.1
99.8
106.3
100.9

106.5
107.8
111.1
111.3
95.4
105.0
106.5
101.4

99.4
101.3
96.2
108.3
87.7
101.1
101.9
88.8

101.3
102.8
105.1
115.7
87.9
92.3
100.4
93.5

103.6
105.5
106.8
114.5
89.1
94.3
105.1
93.8

107.6
108.3
114.6
114.1
84.6
99.3
107.2
104.6

111.0
111.6
124.8
114.1
84.6
100.3
109.6
109.3

111.6
111.9
127.5
112.9
89.7
107.9
107.6
111.4

Rubber and plastics products
30
301
Tires
302,5,6
Other rubber produces
Plastics products, nee
308

3.50
.39
.58
2.53

115.6
120.5
105.7
117.3

140.5
137.6
128.3
143.8

139.1
138.5
128.4
142.2

139.6
143.9
125.4
142.4

136.6
135.3
124.1
140.1

136.4
144.2
123.1
138.5

135.4
150.4
120.6
137.0

139.9
151.4
126.5
141.3

139.4
148.6
128.1
140.7

136.3
149.4
123.9
137.3

137.2
138.1
124.3
140.1

138.6
144.3
126.1
140.7

131.0
124.6
120.8
134.4

31
314

.27
.12

89.0
81.8

82.8
75.4

82.7
76.5

80.2
74.5

80.5
74.6

78.6
73.2

76.8
70.1

80.8
72.7

81.6
74.3

77.8
71.6

80.3
74.7

80.3
75.8

72.4
67.6

Stone, clay, and glass products 32
Pressed and blown glass
322
3221
Glass containers
324
Cement
325
Structural clay products
326-9
Concrete and miscellaneous

2.07
.35
.18
.13
.10
1.18

95.3
100.2
93.5
91.7
87.8
92.3

107.4
96.6
87.4
101.7
113.3
102.8

108.1
98.2
89.0
108.6
113.7
102.7

105.8
94.5
83.7
100.2
108.5
102.4

106.1
94.6
86.3
99.1
105.0
102.7

106.4
95.2
87.5
104.9
103.9
103.8

105.4
92.9
82.5

102.8
97.4
91.0
73.2
108.8
99.6

105.0
100.3
93.7
90,4
112.1
100.2

105.7
96.9
89.0
101.3
108.5
101.6

107.7
97.8
90.9
110.0
107.1
103.4

109.8
99.5
92.9
126.7
108.5
104.3

106.8
95.9
87.1

Chemicals and products
Industrial chemicals and
synthetic materials
Basic chemicals
Alkalies and chlorine
Inorganic pigments
Inorganic chemicals, nee
Acids and other
Synthetic materials
Plastics materials
Synthetic fibers
Industrial organic chemicals
Chemical products
Drugs and medicines
Soap and toiletries
Paints
Agricultural chemicals

Leather and products
Shoes

1. Proportion as a share of the value added for the total index.




13

122.2
118.9
133.4

102.9
102.6

120.7
113.9
128.6

115.2
129.3

97.4
102.7

Table 6 (continued)
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION: INDUSTRY SUBTOTALS AND INDIVIDUAL SERIES

Primary m e t a l s
Iron and steei
Basic steel and mil! products
Basic iron and steel
Pig iron
Raw steel
Steel mill products
Consumer durable steel
Equipment stee!
Construction steel
Can and closure steel
Miscellaneous steel
Iron and stee! foundries

33
331,2
331

3 10
1 75
1 33
30
18
09

I

332

101.9
105.1
106.9
102.4
108.9
101.2

1 03
16
11
11
05
61
41

• )o 4
98 0
& 6
1 88
93 J
115 J

119.8
124.3
127.4
112.8
117.9
117.2

» - • "c

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9C

8
7

120.5
126.1
130.0
113.4
118.6
117.2
1
o'j
135
<'. 2
1'1Q
10,.

123 7

2
3
v
>
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Nonferrous metals
Primary nonferrous metals
Copper
Aluminum

333-6,9
333
3331 |
3334

35
20
06
09

335,6
335
3353-5 1
336 |

96
73
28
23

89.2
89.0
85,5
89.3

Fabricated metal p r o d u c t s
34
Metal containers
341
Hardware, tools, and cutlery
342 |
Hardware and tools
3423,5,9 |
344
Structural metal products
Other fabricated metal products 3 4 5 - 9 j
Fasteners, stampings, etc.
345-7

5 02
22

1

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120.,

Nonferrous products
Nonferrous mill products
Aluminum
Nonferrous foundries

i' + v

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117.8
122.6
126,2
110.2
114.4
114.3

117.7
122.1
124.7
109,4
113.2
112.4
129-

• 23.1
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117,2
120.1
110.1
114.1
112.7
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115,2 122.8
116.4 127,9
119.1 131.8
108.3 ! 115.1
112.0 120.1
110.9 121.1
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123.4
123.6
132.0
115.0
119.8
120.6

120.2
125.2
128.8
111.6
115.0
117.3

118.6
122.4
124.7
110.2
113.9
114.2

118.1
119.0
121.4
109.8
113.3
113.5

111.5
114.6
118.4
107.2
111.5
108.6

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38 3
134n
11^0

125.1
117,0
120.8
133,2
91.2
130.2
111.0

121.9
93.4
106.0
144.3
91.9
132.8
102.9

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13 6
,13 2
130 7
98.2

111.9
114,4
127.8
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107.2
113.5
122.3
101.2

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108.7
106.6
109.6
115.4

107.3
105.0
105.9
114.4

105.1
103.0
103.4
111.7

106.1
103.7
100.2
113.7

105.6
103.6
102.3
112.1

106.0
105.7
102.8
106.9

110.1
108.4
113.6
115.3

110,7
109.2
113.5
115.5

107.0
106.6
115.5
108.2

107.7
105.9
105.5
113.4

105.9
103.8
101.2
112.5

100.3
99.5
98.0
102.8

114.9
98.1
101 .,3
98.7
114.3
119.9
124.4

114.6
97.5
99.1
96.5
114.0
1197
124.7

112,9
101.5
99.9
97*6
112.7
117.1
121.9

113 8
100.4
99.7
97\Q
113.7
118.5
122.5

114.1
107.0
100.6
97.7
113.6

113.1
103'a

47
1 23
2 79
1 55

98.8
107.9
94.3
92.2
94.8
101.2
102.8

\22J

97 &
112.8
11 7 7
122.0

112.1
82.8
99.8
97.1
109.2
118.9
123.0

114.3
97.5
98.8
96.0
109.9
121.6
128.2

110.5
99.3
98,2
95.9
107.5
115.8
122.7

113.8
115.5
98.4
95,8
112.2
118.6
123.5

116.9
126.8
103.0
100.6
115.0
120.9
127.2

112.8
114.2
100.7
98.5
114.2
115.4
120.6

Industrial m a c h i n e r y
and e q u i p m e n t
35
Engines and turbines
351
Farm
352
Construction and ailied
353
Metalworking
354
Special industry machinery
355
General industrial machinery
356
Bearings and gears
3562,6,8
Equipment
3561,3-5,7,9 j
Computer and office equip.
357
Service industry machines
358
Miscellaneous machinery
359

7 91
45
44
76
99
69
1 07
31
76
1 72
80
99

124.6
99.9
114.3
99.6
106.0
102.7
109.0
96.0
115.3
172.8
106.7
112.4

171.1
123.0
153.2
124.5
130.0
137.1
119.9
101.3
128.9
325.3
141.9
131.4

172.0
121.6
152,5
125.0
129.2
136.6
120.6
102.0
129.6
331.8
142.0
131.0

172,3
120,3
148.7
123.8
129.1
136.5
119.1
101.7
127.5
340.0
143.3
129.1

173.3
116.2
145.8
123.8
128.8
13S.5
119.7
102.2
12&2
346.8"
140.8
131.7

173.4
111.7
141.4
123.2
128.7
140.0
119.9
101.5
128.8
353.8
138,7
130.4

175.7
113.3
142.5
124.8
131.1
140.6
119.3
101.7
127.8
366.8
137,6
128.6

168.1
123.7
160.7
123.7
128.6
137.0
118.0
101.7
125.9
312.8
142.1
126.8

171.5
121.8
182.0
125.3
127.4
137.2
119.2
102.7
127.1
324.7
148.8
128.8

167.6
113.6
151.3
119.0
128.2
131.6
114.8
94.7
124.4
323.1
151.1
125.3

173.2
116.1
151.1
124.4
127.3
138.3
118.7
101.6
126.9
341.8
149.0
129.9

179.9
111.0
141.4
125,8
133.3
140.4
123.3
102.1
133.4
369.8
152.7
136.2

180.9
112.8
132.6
124.0
137.5
136.6
121.7
98.5
132.9
385.7
145.3
136.5

Electrical m a c h i n e r y
Major electrical and parts
Electric distribution equip.
Household appliances
Cooking equipment
Refrigerators and freezers
Laundry
Miscellaneous
Electrical housewares
Appliances, nee

7 30
94
31
47
07
10
OS
21
08
06

121.9
103.2
98.7
106.6
95,7
112.4
108.3
107,5
98.5
102.3

174.0
110.9
100.8
124.7
116.5
125.0
121.1
129,4
115.1
116.7

175.2
111.6
100.6
120.1
113.0
116.3
113.6
127.5
113.5
113.0

175.1
108.7
94.9
116.5
117.0
104.8
102.7
128.0
111.0
113.6

176.9
112.3
98.7
120.3
110.2
116.6
115.2
128.1
111.2
111.6

179.0
111,6
100.1
113.7
92,3
115.5
103.7
125.3
109.0
106.1

182.3
111.7
101.6
i 2Q 2
91.3
127.9
117.4
128.8
105.7
124.4

172.4
108.0
97.0
131.1
124.0
132.7
133.3
132.4
106.2
127.6

175.0
110.0
98.1
128.3
115.2
127,9
125.3
130.4
106.3
122.8

170.9
107.0
91.2
120.6
118.9
122.6
116.6
122.3
102.3
117.3

175.6
111.2
96.2
121.8
112.5
133.1
118.8
121.7
108.5
111.3

180.9
116.0
103.5
118.0
89.0
131.6
105.4
123.9
108.8
108.9

178.6
115.2
103.7
107.0
73.0
125.0
85.4
121.2
100.5
100.3

21
1 61
2 71
68
.11

128.4 127.8
122.4 182.5
146.4 261.4
109.9 I 141.1
92.7 108.0

133.5
166.1
285.8
137.9
100.0

130.1
166.1
289.0
141.1
109.6

130.2
165.9
271.9
134.7
102.8

142.5
169.0
276.2
137.5
118.0

135.5
169.5
288.0
135,5
111.8

120,5
160.6
260.3
136.9
98.1

129.1
165.0
265.3
134.6
92.0

117.0
158.2
284.0
131.2
94.3

124.1
164.0
271.4
131.1
87.8

138.3
169.9
277.8
136.9
112.7

117.5
167.3
281.0
130.2
103.2

9
4
1
1
1

3714
3718

64
82
56
28
22
71
51
1 93
04

105.1
107.4
89.5
121.1
123.1
125.6
120.1
114.4
87.8

113.5
146.7
117.7
178.6
180.2
187.1
171.2
152.4
126.8

112.9
144.8
117.2
173.4
173.6
180.0
165.5
151.0
131.9

110.1
139,0
107.3
172.2
173.1
180.2
164.0
147.2
113.8

107.8
134.4
100.2
169.4
170.6
175.4
164.6
144.1
110.1

107.7
134.7
98.4
175.0
176.5
182.3
169.1
143.2
109.1

106.5
132.6
101.0
165.4
166,5
162.9
171.5
141.0
113.0

115.9
152.2
124.6
190.1
191.9
197.6
184.6
152.6
138.0

118.9
153.4
126.1
193.3
194.3
201.5
185.2
152.0
138.2

109.9
141.0
111.4
181.1
182.2
189.4
173.0
141.7
146.7

110.7
141.4
108.0
181.5
183.2
190.2
174.2
147.0
113.8

113.1
146.1
112,0
196.9
199.6
206.9
190.3
145.6
109.8

89.5
99.5
59.1
108.0
106.0
98.3
116.5
132.3
117.4

372-6,9
372
373
374-6,9

4 82
2 95
51
1 36

103.0
81.7
108.3 I 75.1
97.2 ! 94.6
95.2 I 89,6

82.3
74.7
94.9
92.5

82.4
75.3
93.8
92.3

p

82.0
74.8
94. S
91,1

81.6
74.0
94.2
91.1

81.2
75 1
94.9
87.9

82.0
74.9
98.2
90.5

80.1
72.7
91.8
90.2

81.2
73.9
94.7
90.3

81.5
74.2
34.4
90.8

80.0
72.3
93.1
89.8

36
361,2
361
363
3631
3632
3633
3634,5,9
3634
3639

Audio and video equipment
Communicationequipment
Electronic components
Misc. electrical supplies
Storage batteries

365 |
366
367
369
3691

Transportation e q u i p m e n t
Motor vehicles and parts
Autos
Trucks and truck trailers
Trucks and buses
Consumer trucks
Business vehicles
Motor vehicle parts
Motor homes

37
371 I

Aerospace and miscellaneous
transportation equipment
Aircraft and parts
Ships and boats
Railroad and miscellaneous

I
!

£.3

1. Proportion as a share of the value added for the total index.




•PO

JZS
93.8
91.5

"j 1 P A

'"'"'

" r> 7

Table 6 (continued)
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION: INDUSTRY SUBTOTALS AND INDIVIDUAL SERIES
•

:'

;

Jndex, 1987=100

' • '

1992
Value
SIC added1
Index

1995
Feb.

Mar.

Apr.

38
381-4
384

5.37
4.34
1,55

106.3
106.4
137.5

107.7
108.0
160.9

108.5
108.8
162.9

108.4
108.1
160.9

107.5
107.4
157.9

Misc. manufactures
Consumer goods
Business supplies

39
391,3,4,6
395,9

1.32
.67
.65

106.3
105.2
107.5

120.3
112.9
128.3

119.0
111.6
126.8

118.2
111.6
125.3

Electric utilities
Generation
Fossil fuel
Hydro and nuclear

491,3pt

6.14
2.63
1.32
1.31

111.7
111.3
103.6
121.4

119.0
118.7
107.7
132.8

119.3
118.7
104.4
136.8

3.51
1.43
2.08
121
.87

112.0
109.9
113.4
112.8
114.2

119.2117.0
120.8
122.0
119.0

1.57
.64
.28
.46

112.7
108.7
115.4
114,5

120.1
113.9
122.1
124.4

Item
Instruments
Scientific and medical
Medical instruments

Sales
Residential
Nonresidential
Commercial and other
Industrial
Gas utilities
Residential
Commercial and other
Gas transmission

492,3pt

Seasonaiivadiusted

Mot seasonaliv adiusted

1995
Feb.

Mar.

Aor.

108.5
108.4
160.8

109.0 105.9
108.5 105.7
160.0 •151.6

107.0
107.0
155.3

105.3
104.8
153.9

105.9
105.5
153.7

109.5
109.7
166.4

110.3
110.5
172.2

117.3
110.2
124.7

118.2
110.6
126.3

116.0
108.4
123.8

116.4
109.9
123.4

117.6
111.0
124.5

114.4
108.2
120.9

116.5
109.5
124.0

118.5
110.2
127.4

111.8
101.8
122.4

118.6
118.9
105.4
135.9

121.6
121.0
109.1
136.0

122.4
120.2
107.9
135.9

127.6
125.3

119.1
121.5
106.7
140.t

114.0
113.0
97.4
132.5

107.3
108.2
94.3
125.5

112.2
114.9
98.7
135.0

125.3
127.0
111.7
146.3

143.6
139.4

119.7
117.2
121.5
123.0
119.2

118.3
114.6
120.9
122.3
118.8

122.0
122.8
121.4
122.2
120.2

124.1
125.5
123.0
125.1
119.9

129.3

117.2
122.4
113.5
114.3
112.5

114.8
112.3
116.5
115.8
117.3

106.6
96.9
113.4
111.6
115.8

110.1
98.8
118.1
1.16.3
120.4

124.0
119.0
127.5
129.9
124.0

146.8
136.7

117.3
108.1
118.1
124.1

115.9
105.1
116.5
123.1

123.9
114.9
131.9
127.6

119.2

119.7

185.4
212.2
203.0
159.2

157.8
166.3
166.5
148.2

123.3
117.1
126.5
126.6

94.3
73.4
93.9
109.9

72.4

71.3

Apr.

Ma/

June1"

r
May* June

Julv

r

125.7

Julvr

May*" June1"

1. Proportion as a share of the value added for the total index.

Table 7
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION: GROSS VALUE OF PRODUCTS
Billions of 1987 dollars at annual rates, seasonally ad usted
1994
1987
Item
1994
01
Products, total
Final products

Q2

.03

1995
01

04

Q2 r

1995
Mar.

Julyr

AugP

1707.0 2006.2 1975,9 1993.0 2012.6 2038.1 2064.9 2052.8 2065.1 2049.6 2051.8 2057.1 2059.2 2083.7
1314.6

1576.3 1556.9 1564.2

1580.0 1599.3 1624.5 1617.8 1626.1

1615.5

1616.5

1621.3 1623.4 1644.1

Consumer goods
Durable
Automotive products
Other durable goods
Nondurable

866.6
226.1
114.9
111.2
640.5

982.5
272.5
143.1
129.4
710.0

977.8
274.7
146.4
128.3
703.1

978.7
268.5
138.7
129.8
710.2

982.6
271.0
139.9
131.0
711.6

988.4
274.7
145.3
129.3
713.7

999.8
279.0
149.6
129.4
720.8

989.9
266.4
140.4
126.1
723.4

997.3
275.6
147.9
127.8
721.7

989.6
270.2
143.5
126.7
719.4

989.3
263.6
137.9
125.8
725.7

990.6
265.4
139.8
125.7
725.2

985.2
261.6
135.5
126.1
723.6

999.5
271.4
143.9
127.5
728.1

Equipment, total
Business and defense
Business
Defense and space

448.0
430.5
335.4
95.1

593.8
574.9
509.7
65.2

579.1
560.4
493.0
67.4

585.5
566.4
499.9
66.5

597.4
578.5
514.7
63,7

610.9
591.9
528.6
63.3

624.7
605.5
543.0
62.4

628.0
608.4
546.8
61.6

628.7
609.7
547.6
62.1

625.9
606,6
545.0
61.5

627.2
607.3
545.8
61.5

630.7
611.4
549.7
61.7

638.2
618.8
557.5
61.3

644.6
625.1
563.8
•61.3

392.5
162.7
229.8
60.3

429.8
174.5
255.3
70.1

419.0
168.4
250.6
70.0

428.8
173.1
255.7
70.3

432.6
176.4
256.2
70.5

438.7
180.2
258.6
69.6

440.4
181.5
258.9
69.4

435.0
175.9
259.2
70.5

439.0
180.0
259.0
69.5

434.1
177.6
256.5
69.0

435.3
174.9
260.4
70.8

435.7
175.1
260.6
71.7

435.8
174.9
260.9
73.6

439.6
176.3
283.3
75.1

Intermediate products
Construction supplies
Business supplies
Commercial energy products

Tab!® 8
DIFFUSION INDEXES OF INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION
Percent
Year
One Month Eariier
1993
1994
1995
Three Months Eariier
1993
1994
1995
Six Months Earlier
1993
1994
1995

Jan.

Feb.

Mar.

Apr.

May

June

July

Aug.

Sept.

Oct.

Nov.

Dec.

60.8
47.8
53.9

60.4
58.0
46.9

47.5
69.0
47.5

51.0
55.5
40.6

48,2
66.7
50.2

56.5
56.5
46.7

57.3
58.0
49.4

54.9
51.8

55.3
47.3

52.9
57.6

61.2
62.2

62.0
65.1

59.2
62.0
68.6

61.6
59.2
58.8

59.2
64,3
48.1

50.6
67.8
35.1

44.3
71.8
38.4

53.3
64.7
42.9

58.0
65.5
45.9

60.0
60.4

56.5
61.2

55.7
59.2

58.4
58.4

66.7
70.6

58.8
60.0
64.3

70.6
66.3
63.9

63.1
71.8
62.0

63.9
67.8
57.3

56.9
71.0
49.8

58.4
66.3
41.6

58.0
72.9
42.7

52.5
69.4

56.1
65.9

62.4
65.9

64.3
65.5

69.0
71.0

Mote—The diffusion indexes are caicuiatel^iTfie^ercentage o f series that increased over the indicated span (one, three, or six months) plus one-haif
the percentage that were unchanged.



15

Table 9
ELECTRIC POWER USE: MANUFACTURING AND MINING
~ v ,
-..'".
Index. 1987 = 100
•""" ""
~"~
1987 ZT~~~~
Seasonalivadjusted
1 "
^HJ^^^WM^W^^^>Ti1^1?7rT*[Trl?FT«BBBBiMI^Mi
~~~
— —
Billion
1995
1995
June8" July?
Feb.
Mar. _ A S L » . Ua¥
Apr.
Ua¥
... 1987 SJCj KWH.. -Jfeb^ '• Mar.
Juner
JulvP
850.7
116.3 116.4 115.8 117.0 115.8 115.2 112.3 114.9 114.4 116.6 118.2 116.4

Item
Total
MAJOR INDUSTRY GROUPS
Manufacturing
Durable
Nondurable'

..Mining

t

776.5
351.3
425.2
74.2;

, -

116.8
110.5
122.4
109.0

117.0
110.4
123.0
108.2

116.4
109.9
122.1
107.8

117.5
111.4
122.9
110.2

116.2
110.5
121.3
110.0

115.7
109.2
121.6
108.2

112.6
107.3
117.2
108.8

115.3
110.2
119.9
108.9

114.8
108.9
120.0
109.2

117.1
111.3
122.3
110.2

118.8
112.8
124.1
109.1

117.3
110.1
123.8
104.0

142.9
143.2
148.6

138.7
139.2
139.8

140.9" 148.7
137.9 143.0
148.0 .161,2

144.3
141.9
151.3

145.2'
154.9
143.3

139.3
135.6
146.7

140.0
138.6
143.1

144.3
147.2
145.8

151.0
152.2
156.0

145.0
148.8
146.3

145.0
156.2
.143.5

;

INDUSTRY GROUPS and SERIES
10
Metal mining
101
Iron ore
102
Copper ore

14.6
"6.3
4.8

12

13,4

101.3

98.7

97.9

100.5

100.4

101.4

113.2

108.6

102.7

98.2

94.8

82.5

Oil and gas extractionCrude oil and natural gas
Natural gas liquids

13
131 :
132

33.0
27.7
3.7

94.1
94.3
82.5

95.9
96.5
81.6

94.5
94.7
83.5

96.0
97.5
84.4

96.1
96.8
83.0

91.6"
9.1.0
82.6

92.6
93.4
78.7

94.4
95.4
80.3

93.9
94.5
83.3

95.0
95.9
85.2

95.9
96.4
85.2

•91.8
90.5
85.4

Stone and earth minerals
Crushed stone
Sand arid gravel
Chemical and fertilizer materials

".14
142'
144, [
147

12.3 ' 117.3
3.5 147.3
...2.9 115.3
3.9 107.4

116.6" 115.1
137.5 138.1
119.5 114.5
107.1 107.8

114.7
142.6
123.0
100.9

118.1
139.3
125.8
108.6

115.9
137.4
120.1
106.7

108.0
119.7
95.7
104.8

109.5
115.7
104.1
106.5

115.8
136.4
112.2
109.8

117.9
150.5
128.2
102.3

120.8
148.4
130.3
108.6

.117.0
142:8.125.9
105.7

Foods
Meat products
Dairy products
Canned and frozen food
Grain mill products
Bakery products
Sugar and confectionery
Fats and oils
Beverages
Coffee and miscellaneous

20
201
202
203
204
205
206
207
208
209

52.9
8.7
6.5
6.6
10.9
3.3
3.7
3.4
5.9
3.9

124.6
138.5
113.0
131.5
132.6
130.7
146.3
136.4
108.1
104.5

126.5
141.0
114.2
128.0
134.7
131.1
159.4
146.3
108.2
108.2

125.3
139.4
110.0
130.5
134.8
129.4
144.4
139.9
109.8
107.0

127.5
142.4
113.2
133.5
137.2
131.4
149.2
140.4
111.3
110.1

126.9
138.5
112.6
128.4
136.9
131.0
143.3
145.1
110.1
114.0

125.2
139.7
1.11.5
129.2
137.1
129.3
140.4
146.7
106.6
109.7

115.4
126.2
103.0
115.0
129.4
118.7
150.5
139.6
94.9
96.0

117.5
130.1
107.5
115.2
130.2
121.5
142.4
145.0
98.4
100.1

117.5
131.7
107.2
116.8
130.1
122.6
124.4
139.1
102.8
99.9

122.3
137.8
112.7
124.2
133.4
127.7
129.5
137.6
107.8
105.5

129.5
145.2
120.7
.126.2
136.7
137.2
136.0
142.4
116.6
116.8

132.1
151.4
123.2
131.6
136.4
140.2
134.2
133.2
118.9
119.0

21

1.7

99.7

94.8

103.4

103.7

106.7

119.4

97.9

93.2

99.3

100.4

109.7

117.7

Textile mill products
^Fabrics
Knit goods
Fabric finishing
Yam and thread
Miscellaneous textiles

22
221-4
225
226
228
229

29.9
11.6
3.4
2.2
8.4
2.9

119.5
105.0
143.9
126.5
124.6
133.3

117.0
103.2
146.1
122.9
119.4
134.3

117.8
104.9
146.5
118.0
122.5
129.8

121.3
109.3
141.3
123.0
127.8
133.3

113.5
99.0
137.9
117.8
119.6
129.8

113.0
102.2
139.6
113.4
110.6
135.3

111.0
97.5
132.7
119.7
114.7
125.5

112.6
99.2
137.7
121.0
115.0
130.0

114.4
101.8
139.4
117.5
119.1
126.9

123.7
111.6
143.2
124.5
131.9
134.6

125.8
109.9
154.3
126.0
135.5
139.7

114.1
103.1
145.7
112.8
112.0
132.9

Apparel products.
Men's outerwear
Women's outerwear

23
231,2
233

6.6
1.9
1.9

107.8
120.8
92.0

107;3
119.5
90.1

106.9
120.4
88.4

106.4
116.4
87.2

103.0
110.4
85.1

100.7
104.4
84.5

99.1
107.7
83.0

98.9
107.2
80.9

97.9
108.1
79.8

102.5
111.8
84.1

111.5
120.9
92.3

110.2
116.9
94.7

Lumber arid products
Lumber
Millwork and plywood

24
242
243

21.6
7.9
5.7

122.2
111.4
113.4

120.7
110.8
112.0

119.8
110.2
110.3

122.0
112.5
112.3

120.6
108.6
112.4

119.7
108.4
112.9

124.3
115.2
114.3

122.6
112.7
113.7

121.5
112.1
112.5

120.9
111.4
111.3

119.8
106.3
112.1

11-6.5
103.7
109.7

Furniture and fixtures
Household furniture

25
251

5.7
3.2

121.8
116.3

119.8
113.7

119.9
115.8

117.6
112.3

117.8
111.7

115.7
110.7

121.2
117.8

119.5
116.0

118.0
115.3

115.0
110.5

118.9
112.7

113.6
103.8

Paper and products
Wood pulp
Paper
Paperboard
Paperboard containers
Converted paper products

26
261
262
263
265
267

97.0
7.1
51.6
26.0
4.5
7.6

120.9
105.2
119.5
131.0
127.3
111.7

121.2
109.4
118.9
134.8
125.4
116.7

123.1
103.5
122.0
138.0
120.0
118.4

123.0
105.8
121.9
129.5
121.0
122.9

124.6
114.0
123.9
138.7
115.8
118.5

123.6
104.7
123.4
130.2
119.6
119.7

118.5
103.2
117.2
130.9
124.9
109.0

120.3
106.6
118.6
136.5
124.0
114.0

122.7
104.1
122.3
133.7
120.8
116.6"

122.1
106.5
121.3
127.4
119.8
121.5

125.0
111.5
123.5
138.1
121.4
121.5

123.8
104.0
123.1
130.6
119.3
120.5

Printing and publishing
Newspapers
Commercial printing

27
271
275

15.7
3.4
8.2

135.1
123.1
139.6

134.0
119.3
137.8

133.3
119.3
137.9

135.4
121.0
140.3

135.0
117.8
138.3

134,2
118.1
136.3

123.5
112.8
127.6

124.3
110.4
128.2

125.8
111.9
130.3

129.3
116.2
132.8

139.3
122.7
141.4

146.8
128.5
149.1

23
Chemicals and products
281
Basic chemicals
Alkalies and chlorine
2812
Inorganic chemicals, nee
2819
Acid and fertilizer materials
Nuclear materials, nondefense

146.2
61.8
14.1
29.1
10.9
18.2

124.0
127.1
103.7
150.3
109.8
179.1

125.2
129.6
105.9
155.5
111.1
187.0

124.0
127.7
111.4
152.5
108.8
183.5

123.9
125.4
110.8
144.6
107.1
171.3

121.1
122.6
104.7
140.9
104.4
166.8

123.9
127.2
102.8
145.7
109.6171.2

. -.7
3.0
11,0.5"
143.8
107.8
169.3

124.2
130.3
107.5
159.1
109.8
194.0

123.2
128.1
111.7
154.3
107.6'
187.3

124.7
128.0
108.5
152.2
107.3
184.0

122.6
122.7
103.9
141.2
103.5
168.0

124.9
124.7
104.3
139.1
110.8
159.3

Coal mining v

Tobacco products




4

16

1

Table 9 (continued)
ELECTRIC POWER USE: MANUFACTURING AMD fVUMSNG
T

i

T-WPS—W«««.•>

»—,e~.

=»'

item

mi •

™

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282
Synthetic materials
2821
Plastics materials
283
Drugs and medicines
284
Soap and toiletries
286
Industrial organic chemicals
287
Agricultural chemicals

26.5
14.2
5.5
3.1
36.0
8.5

116.8
123.2
140.0
110.9
114.9
125.2

114.4
122.5
137.5
111.4
110.4
127.1

118.1
126.8
135.2
109.3
113.3
125.6

118.4
128.6
135.0
108.8
114.4
129.0

114.0
125.4
135.9
108.5
111.7
129.5

119.3
128.5
136.1
108.5
107.3
132.1

112.1
120.0
127.3
105.9
112.2
124.2

110.7
118.8
127.5
108.5
109.0
125,5

113.6
124.7
127.8
103.9
111.5
128.1

117 4
127.3
131.8
105.0
110.3
129.8

118.4
130.3
146.2
112.8
111.4
129.5

29

40.1

106.5

108.8

102.9

104.4

104.9

101.9

1G0.6

101.3

101.5

103.1

107.4

R u b b e r and p l a s t i c s p r o d u c t s
Tires
Rubber products, nee
Plastics products, nee

30
301
306
308

33.1
3.6
3.1
24.9

143.5
119.5
121.1
148.7

143.8
119.9
121.8
149.8

141.6
118.9
119.3
146.6

143.1
119.2
119.3
149.5

141.3
112.7
118.1
148.5

140.5
114.2
114.7
147.0

140.6
114.1
119.6
146.1

143.3
117.2
121.3
149.8

141.7
118.0
118.9
147.3

143.3
119.1
118.8
149.9

Leather a n d p r o d u c t s
Shoes

31
314

1.0
.4

103.0
95.9

97.0
96.2

92.0
88.4

92.0
87.6

92.2
84.4

97.0
94.5

100.1
90.2

95.2
91.7

90.8
86.1

91.4
87.4

Stone, d a y , & glass p r o d u c t s
Flat glass
Pressed and oiown glass
Cement
Structural clay products
Concrete products

32
321
322
324
325
327

33.8
1.7
6.7
10.1
1.6
5.1

109.8
117.3
103.1
113.2
118.4
93.5

110.1
115.9
104.8
112.9
117.6
91.0

106.3
108.7
102.2
102.7
115.0
90.6

106.3
111.9
99.9
103.2
118.1
92.8

107.5
105.2
99.8
106.8
118.2
93.2

106.3
107.4
100.8
106.3
114.8
93.S

101.4
113.8
100.2
90.5
112.8
83.3

104.9
114.7
103.2
97.9
114.5
88.0

105.4
109.0
101.6
100.4
114.4
89.9

108.7
111.7
101.3
109.5
117.7
93.9

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33
331
332
333
3334
336

137.9
54.4
9.9
55.8
51.2
2.7

106.5
120.4
125.5
81.0
74.9
122.1

106.8
118.7
125.2
81.2
72.5
121.2

108.5
119.2
120.7
85.2
78.3
121.8

111.0
123.1
126.5
88.3
81.7
123.0

108.5
120.1
119.9
86.4
81.2
119.5

107.6
119.0
120.1
86.5
81.4
118.7

104.7
120.8
126.7
75.8
69.9
122.0

109.2
123.3
129.4
81.9
72.3
123,6

109.4
121.6
125.6
84.1
77.5
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89.3
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Mata! containers
Hardware, tools, and cutlery
Structural meta! products
Fasteners
Metal stampings

34
341
342
344
345
346

31.5
2.5
2.7
5.6
1.7
7.1

115.9
132.7
112.8
109.3
112.7
132.0

116.8
137.3
110.4
113.5
112.1
129.3

115.0
132.0
111.8
111.3
109.7
125.8

115.4
134.5
111.3
111.6
110.2
126.5

115.4
134.5
112.2
112.1
108.8
127.4

112.7
129.8
111.9
104.7
107.5
127.4

115.8
131.9
111.0
112.3
111.5
129.7

117.8
137.4
109.8
113.8
112.3
134.1

114.1
131.9
109.8
109.8
107.8
127.5

114.5
133.4
109.8
109.8
103,9
128.4

industrial machinery
and e q u i p m e n t
Engines and turbines
Farm
Construction and allied
Metal working
Special industry
General industrial
Computer and office equip.
Service industry machines

35
351
352
353
354
355
356
357
358

33.4
2.5
1.6
4.2
4.2
2.5
4.8
6.1
3.3

115.3
115.7
143.2
100.5
132.4
111.7
117.5
92.2
147.8

116.2
121.3
144.4
106.0
131.3
114.6
118.0
90.9
149.0

114.6
111.4
139.3
102.6
130.8
111.6
115.9
91.6
147.3

114.8
116.5
138.8
103.6
130.0
114.6
116.4
90.5
150.9

114.6
115.2
147.8
107.0
129.3
112.8
116.9
90.2
144.3

115.6
109.3
145.4
109.2
131.2
116.8
115,8
92.3
146.3

112.7
113.5
151.2
97.8
128.8
108.8
114.7
88.7
141.4

114.1
121.5
152.1
103.0
129.3
112.2
115.7
89.0
144.5

111.3
110.7
147.0
98.7
127.8
108.1
113.1
87.1
142.2

113.5
116.8
143.6
101.1
128.4
112.6
115.2
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Electrical distribution
Electrical industrial
Household appliances
Lighting and wiring products
TV and radio sets
Communication equipment
Electronic components

38
361
362
363
364
365
366
367

31.3
1.4
4.1
2.5
2.9
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3.1
12.8

112.5
78.0
111.3
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114.8
152.4
94.0
125.7

113.2
77.7
112.3
97.2
115.3
155.4
92.5
128.0

111.0
73.3
110.6
92.5
109.0
155.8
93.2
125.2

113.4
76.1
113.6
94.8
111.3
152.9
92.6
128.1

112.8
77.1
111.4
90.3
111.9
162.5
90.2
126.8

110.1
78.1
110.3
98.6
108.6
157.2
87.3
121.9

107.8
75.0
108.9
94.0
113.7
145.1
88.1
119.2

109.9
75.8
111.1
96.1
115.3
149.2
88,1
123.1

108.0
70.4
110.0
31.1
109.3
148.4
89.8
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111.3
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Motor vehicles and parts
Aircraft and parts
Ships and boats

37
371
372
373

38.3
21.9
10.1
2.1

105.6
106.7
85.9
108.1

103.3
102.8
89.9
104.6

102.7
103.0
87.6
105.1

103.4
105.3
83.2
105.0

103.9
103.6
89.0
103.5

101.7
100.3
91.8
94.8

101.9
102.9
82.5
110.3

103.8
104.4
88.9
107.6

101.0
102.0
85.0
105.6

103.6
106.1
83.0
101.7

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Instruments
Photographic equip. & supplies

38
386

13.1
1.7

113.0
100.5

110.0
93.1

109.3
89.4

109.8
92.2

109.6
88.0

109.5
88.4

106.8
94.5

107.2
95.0

104.5
84.8

107.3

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4.8

141.2

140.8

137.7

138.8

136.8

134.8

136.9

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134.8

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765.4
85.3

114.3
115.6
113.3

114.2
115.5
115.1

113.6
115.1
111.8

115.3
116.3
110.8

114.1
115.1
107.9

113.4
114.7
110.8

110,5
111.4
110.3

112.4
113.8
118.5

112.1
113.7
110.0

114.5
116.1
108.1

116.6
117.7
107.7

Petroleum products

Primary metals
Basic steel and mill products
Iron and steel foundries
Primary nonferrous metals
Aluminum
Nonferrous foundries

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SUPPLEMENTARY GROUPS
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Explanatory Note
The statistical release of Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization reports
measures of output, capacity, and capacity utilization in manufacturing, mining, and
the electric and gas utilities industries. It also includes survey data on the use of
electric power in manufacturing and mining. Data in the release are available on-line
on the day of issue through the Economic Bulletin Board of the Department of
Commerce. For information, call (202) 482-1986. Diskettes containing historical
data and the data published in this release are available from the Board of Governors
of the Federal Reserve System, Publications Services, (202) 452-3245.

Industrial Production
Coverage. The industrial production (IP) index measures output in the
manufacturing, mining, and electric and gas utilities industries. For the period since
1987, the total IP index has been constructed from 255 individual series based on the
1987 Standard Industrial Classification (SIC). These individual series are classified
and grouped in two ways: (1) market groups (shown in table 1), such as consumer
goods, equipment, intermediate products, and materials; and (2) industry groups
(shown in tables 2 and 6), such as two-digit SIC industries and major aggregates of
these industries—for example, durable and nondurable manufacturing, mining, and
utilities.
Market groups. For purposes of analysis, the individual IP series are grouped into
final products, intermediate products, and materials. Final products are assumed to be
purchased* by consumers, businesses, or government for final use. Intermediate
products are expected to become inputs in nonindustrial sectors, such as
construction, agriculture, and services. Materials are industrial output requiring
further processing within the industrial sector. Total products comprise final and
intermediate products, and final products are divided into consumer goods and
equipment.
Timing. The first estimate of output for a month is published around the 15th of the
following month. The estimate is preliminary (denoted by the superscript "p" in
tables) and subject to revision in each of the subsequent three months as new source
data become available. (Revised estimates are denoted by the superscript "r" in
tables.) After the fourth month, indexes are not revised further until the time of an
annual revision or a benchmark revision. The last three benchmark revisions were
published in 1990,1985, and 1976. In 1993, a revision that converted the indexes to
the 1987 SIC from 1987 forward was published.
Source data. In annual or benchmark revisions, the individual IP indexes are
constructed from a variety of source data, such as the quinquennial Censuses of
Manufactures and Mineral Industries and the Annual Survey of Manufactures,
prepared by the Bureau of the Census; the Minerals Yearbook, prepared by the
Bureau of Mines; and publications of the Department of Energy. On a monthly basis,
the individual indexes of industrial production are constructed from two main types
of source data: (1) output measured in physical units and (2) data on inputs to the
production process, from which output is inferred. Data on physical products, such as
tons of steel or barrels of oil, are obtained from private trade associations as well as
from government agencies including those listed above; data of this type are used to
estimate monthly IP where possible and appropriate. When suitable data on physical
product are unavailable, estimates of output are based on either production-worker
hours or electric power use by industry. Data on hours worked by production workers
are collected in the monthly establishment survey conducted by the Bureau of Labor
Statistics. The data on electric power use are described below. The factors used to
convert inputs into estimates of production are based on historical relationships
between the inputs and the comprehensive data used to benchmark the IP indexes;
these factors also may be influenced by technological or cyclical developments.
Especially for the first and second estimates for a given month, the available source
data are limited and subject to revision.
Weights. In the index, series that measure the output of an individual industry are
weighted according to their proportion in the total value-added output of all
industries. The industrial production index, which extends back to 1919, is built in
chronological segments that are linked together to form a continuous index
expressed as a percentage of output in a comparison base year (currently 1987). Each
segment, which usually spans five years, is a Laspeyres quantity index showing
changes in quantities with prices (Census value added per unit of output) held at
base-year values for the segment. For the period from 1992 to the present, IP is
aggregated on the basis of 1992 value-added weights. The aggregation of the index
for the 1987-91 period is based on 1987 weights, whereas 1982 weights are used for
the 1982-86 period. The other weight years in the postwar period are 1977, 1972,
1967,1963,1958,1954, and 1947, The 1992 value-added weights used to aggregate
the index are shown in the first column of tables 1, 2, and 6, in the "Value added"
column under the heading "1992."
Seasonal adjustment. Individual series are seasonally adjusted by the X-l 1ARIMA
method, developed at Statistics Canada. For series based on production-worker
hours, the current seasonal factors were estimated with data through October 1994;
for other series, the factors were estimated with data through at least June 1994. In
some cases, series were preadjusted for the effects of holidays or the business cycle
before using X-l 1 ARIMA. The seasonally adjusted total index is calculated by
aggregating the seasonally adjusted major market groups, and may not precisely
equal an aggregation of the seasonally adjusted industry groups.



18

Reliability. The average revision to the level of the total IP index, without regard to
sign, between the preliminary estimate and its third revision (or from the first and the
fourth estimates) was 0.35 percent during the 1972-92 period. The average revision
to the percent change in total IP, without regard to sign, from the first to the fourth
estimates was 0.26 percentage point during the same period. In most cases (about 85
percent), the direction of change in output indicated by the first estimate for a given
month is the same as that shown by the fourth estimate.
Rounding. In some cases, components may not add to totals because of independent
rounding. In addition, the published percent changes are calculated from unrounded
indexes, and may not be the same as percent changes calculated from the rounded
indexes shown in the release.
References. Industrial Production—1986 Edition contains a more detailed
description of the methods used to compile the index, plus a history of its
development, a glossary of terms, and a bibliography. To obtain Industrial
Production—1986 Edition ($9.00 per copy), write to Board of Governors of the
Federal Reserve System, Publications Services, Washington* DC 20551. The 1990
and 1993 revisions were described in the Federal Reserve Bulletin, vol. 76 (April
1990), pp. 187-204 and vol. 79 (June 1993), pp. 590-605, respectively. The early
1994 revision to the index was described in die Federal Reserve Bulletin, vol. 80
(March 1994), pp. 220-4). The later 1994 revision to the index was described in the
Federal Reserve Bulletin, vol. 81 (January 1995), pp. 16-26.
Capacity

Utilization,

Definition. Capacity utilization is calculated for the manufacturing, mining, and
electric and gas utilities industries. For a given industry, the utilization rate is equal to
an output index divided by a capacity index. Output is measured by seasonally
adjusted indexes of industrial production. The capacity indexes attempt to capture
the concept of sustainable practical capacity, which is defined as the greatest level of
output that a plant can maintain within the framework of a realistic work schedule,
taking account of normal downtime, and assuming sufficient availability of inputs to
operate the machinery and equipment in place. The 75 individual capacity indexes
are based on a variety of data, including capacity data measured in physical units
compiled by trade associations, surveys of utilization rates and investment, and
estimates of growth of the capital stock.
Groups. Estimates of capacity and utilization are available for a variety of groups,
including primary and advanced processing industries within manufacturing,
durable and nondurable manufacturing, total manufacturing, mining, utilities, and
total industry. Component industries of the primary and advanced processing groups
within manufacturing are listed in the note on tables 2 and 3 of the release.
Weights. Value-added proportions are used to weight the individual capacity
indexes in aggregations in the same manner as individual IP series are aggregated to
the total index of industrial production. Although each utilization rate is the result of
dividing an IP series by a corresponding capacity index, aggregate utilization rates
are equivalent to combinations of individual utilization rates aggregated with
proportions that reflect current capacity levels of output valued in base-period
value-added per unit of actual output. The implied proportions of individual industry
operating rates in the rate for total industry for the most recent year are shown in the
first column of table 3.
Perspective. The historical highs and lows in capacity utilization shown in the tables
above are specific to each series and did not all occur in the same month. Industrial
plants usually operate at capacity utilization rates that are well below 100 percent:
none of the broad aggregates has ever reached 100 percent. For total industry and
total manufacturing, utilization rates as high as 90 percent have been exceeded only
in wartime.
References. The basic methodology used to estimate capacity and utilization is
discussed in the Federal Reserve Bulletin, vol. 71 (October 1985), pp. 754-66. The
1990 and 1993 revisions were described in the Federal Reserve Bulletin, vol. 76
(June 1990), pp. 412-35 and vol. 79 (June 1993), pp. 590-605, respectively. The
early 1994 revision to the index was described in the Federal Reserve Bulletin, vol.
80 (March 1994), pp. 220-6. The later 1994 revision to the index was described in the
Federal Reserve Bulletin, vol. 81 (January 1995), pp. 16-26.
ElectricPower
Data on electric power (expressed in kilowatt hours) are collected by the Federal
Reserve District Banks from electric utilities and also from manufacturing and
mining establishments that generate electric power for their own use (cogenerators).
The indexes of power use shown in table 9 are sums of kilowatt hours used by an
industry or industry group expressed as a percentage of that industry's or group's
usage in 1987. The first column of the table shows, for reference, electric power use
in billions of kilowatt hours as reported by manufacturing and mining industries in
the 1987 censuses of those industries. The supplementary group, "Total, less nuclear
nondefense," is shown separately because the nondefense nuclear material series
(part of SIC 2819) accounts for a disproportionately large part of total electric power
use. Because the value-added proportion for this industry in total IP is considerably
smaller than its share of total electric power use, excluding this component from total
power use facilitates comparisons with total IP.
Release Schedule for 1995
At 9:15 a.m, on January 17, February 15, March 15, April 14, May 16, June 15, July
14, August 15, September 15, October 17, November 15, and December 14.


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