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Release Date: March 31, 2017
Table 7B Capacity and Utilization: Manufacturing [1]
Seasonally adjusted                                                        
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Annual
       
Capacity
(percent of
2012 output)
     
1987 72.3 72.4 72.6 72.8 73.0 73.2 73.4 73.5 73.7 73.8 73.9 74.0 72.4 73.0 73.5 73.9 73.2
1988 74.1 74.2 74.2 74.3 74.3 74.3 74.3 74.4 74.4 74.5 74.5 74.6 74.2 74.3 74.4 74.5 74.3
       
1989 74.7 74.8 75.0 75.1 75.3 75.5 75.6 75.8 76.0 76.2 76.4 76.6 74.9 75.3 75.8 76.4 75.6
1990 76.8 77.0 77.2 77.4 77.6 77.8 77.9 78.1 78.2 78.3 78.5 78.6 77.0 77.6 78.1 78.5 77.8
1991 78.7 78.8 78.9 79.0 79.1 79.2 79.3 79.4 79.5 79.6 79.8 79.9 78.8 79.1 79.4 79.8 79.3
1992 80.1 80.3 80.5 80.7 80.9 81.1 81.3 81.5 81.7 81.9 82.1 82.2 80.3 80.9 81.5 82.1 81.2
1993 82.4 82.5 82.7 82.8 82.9 83.0 83.2 83.3 83.4 83.6 83.7 83.9 82.5 82.9 83.3 83.7 83.1
       
1994 84.1 84.3 84.5 84.8 85.0 85.3 85.6 85.9 86.2 86.5 86.8 87.1 84.3 85.0 85.9 86.8 85.5
1995 87.4 87.8 88.1 88.4 88.8 89.2 89.6 90.0 90.4 90.8 91.2 91.7 87.8 88.8 90.0 91.3 89.4
1996 92.2 92.7 93.2 93.7 94.2 94.7 95.2 95.8 96.3 96.8 97.3 97.9 92.7 94.2 95.8 97.3 95.0
1997 98.4 99.0 99.6 100.2 100.8 101.4 102.1 102.7 103.5 104.2 105.0 105.7 99.0 100.8 102.7 105.0 101.9
1998 106.5 107.3 108.1 108.9 109.7 110.5 111.2 111.9 112.5 113.2 113.8 114.4 107.3 109.7 111.8 113.8 110.7
       
1999 115.0 115.5 116.1 116.6 117.1 117.7 118.2 118.7 119.2 119.7 120.2 120.7 115.5 117.1 118.7 120.2 117.9
2000 121.2 121.7 122.2 122.7 123.2 123.6 124.1 124.6 125.1 125.6 126.1 126.5 121.7 123.2 124.6 126.0 123.9
2001 127.0 127.4 127.8 128.2 128.6 128.9 129.2 129.4 129.7 129.9 130.1 130.2 127.4 128.5 129.4 130.1 128.9
2002 130.4 130.5 130.6 130.6 130.7 130.7 130.7 130.7 130.7 130.8 130.8 130.8 130.5 130.7 130.7 130.8 130.7
2003 130.8 130.8 130.7 130.7 130.7 130.7 130.7 130.7 130.6 130.6 130.6 130.5 130.8 130.7 130.7 130.6 130.7
       
2004 130.5 130.4 130.4 130.4 130.3 130.3 130.3 130.4 130.4 130.5 130.6 130.8 130.4 130.3 130.4 130.7 130.5
2005 131.0 131.2 131.4 131.7 131.9 132.2 132.5 132.8 133.1 133.3 133.6 133.8 131.2 131.9 132.8 133.6 132.4
2006 134.0 134.3 134.5 134.7 134.8 135.1 135.3 135.5 135.7 136.0 136.3 136.5 134.3 134.9 135.5 136.3 135.2
2007 136.9 137.2 137.5 137.8 138.2 138.5 138.8 139.1 139.3 139.5 139.7 139.8 137.2 138.2 139.1 139.6 138.5
2008 139.8 139.8 139.7 139.6 139.5 139.3 139.2 139.0 138.8 138.6 138.3 138.1 139.8 139.5 139.0 138.3 139.1
       
2009 137.9 137.7 137.4 137.2 137.0 136.8 136.5 136.3 136.1 135.9 135.7 135.5 137.7 137.0 136.3 135.7 136.7
2010 135.2 135.0 134.8 134.6 134.3 134.1 133.9 133.6 133.4 133.2 133.0 132.8 135.0 134.3 133.6 133.0 134.0
2011 132.6 132.5 132.4 132.3 132.2 132.2 132.2 132.2 132.3 132.4 132.5 132.6 132.5 132.2 132.2 132.5 132.4
2012 132.7 132.9 133.0 133.2 133.4 133.5 133.7 133.9 134.0 134.2 134.3 134.5 132.9 133.4 133.9 134.3 133.6
2013 134.6 134.8 134.9 135.0 135.1 135.1 135.2 135.2 135.3 135.3 135.4 135.4 134.8 135.1 135.2 135.4 135.1
       
2014 135.4 135.4 135.4 135.4 135.4 135.4 135.4 135.4 135.4 135.3 135.3 135.3 135.4 135.4 135.4 135.3 135.4
2015 135.3 135.2 135.2 135.2 135.2 135.2 135.2 135.3 135.3 135.4 135.4 135.5 135.2 135.2 135.3 135.4 135.3
2016 135.6 135.6 135.7 135.8 135.9 136.0 136.1 136.2 136.2 136.3 136.4 136.5 135.6 135.9 136.2 136.4 136.0
2017 136.5 136.6                              
       
Utilization
(percent)
     
1987 78.9 79.9 79.7 80.0 80.4 80.4 80.9 81.2 81.5 82.6 82.9 83.3 79.5 80.3 81.2 82.9 81.0
1988 83.1 83.2 83.4 84.1 83.9 84.0 84.0 84.0 84.2 84.6 84.7 85.0 83.2 84.0 84.1 84.8 84.0
       
1989 85.6 84.6 84.4 84.4 83.5 83.5 82.3 82.8 82.4 82.1 82.0 81.9 84.9 83.8 82.5 82.0 83.3
1990 81.5 82.5 82.7 82.3 82.2 82.3 82.0 82.0 81.9 81.1 80.0 79.3 82.2 82.2 82.0 80.1 81.6
1991 78.6 78.0 77.3 77.5 78.0 78.7 78.8 78.9 79.6 79.3 79.1 78.8 78.0 78.1 79.1 79.1 78.6
1992 78.1 78.6 79.3 79.5 79.7 79.8 80.3 79.7 79.6 79.9 80.1 79.8 78.7 79.7 79.9 79.9 79.5
1993 80.4 80.5 80.2 80.5 80.3 80.0 80.1 79.8 80.2 80.8 80.9 81.2 80.3 80.3 80.1 81.0 80.4
       
1994 81.2 81.1 81.9 82.3 82.6 82.6 82.7 83.0 83.1 83.7 84.0 84.6 81.4 82.5 82.9 84.1 82.7
1995 84.4 83.9 83.8 83.3 83.1 83.2 82.3 82.8 83.2 82.7 82.4 82.3 84.0 83.2 82.8 82.5 83.1
1996 81.2 82.1 81.5 82.0 82.2 82.6 82.3 82.3 82.5 82.0 82.2 82.5 81.6 82.2 82.4 82.2 82.1
1997 82.1 82.8 83.2 82.5 82.7 82.7 82.7 83.2 83.4 83.5 83.8 83.5 82.7 82.6 83.1 83.6 83.0
1998 83.5 83.0 82.3 82.1 81.9 80.7 79.9 81.4 80.7 81.0 80.7 80.8 82.9 81.6 80.7 80.8 81.5
       
1999 80.6 80.9 80.4 80.4 80.7 80.1 80.1 80.3 79.6 80.5 80.7 80.9 80.6 80.4 80.0 80.7 80.4
2000 80.6 80.4 80.6 80.9 80.4 80.3 80.1 79.2 79.2 78.7 78.2 77.5 80.5 80.5 79.5 78.1 79.7
2001 76.8 76.0 75.6 75.2 74.4 73.7 73.2 72.7 72.4 71.9 71.6 71.7 76.1 74.4 72.8 71.7 73.8
2002 72.0 71.9 72.4 72.5 72.9 73.7 73.4 73.6 73.7 73.4 73.7 73.3 72.1 73.1 73.6 73.5 73.1
2003 73.7 73.8 73.9 73.3 73.4 73.7 73.9 73.6 74.2 74.3 75.1 75.0 73.8 73.5 73.9 74.8 74.0
       
2004 74.9 75.5 75.4 75.8 76.4 75.8 76.5 76.9 76.8 77.5 77.4 77.8 75.3 76.0 76.7 77.6 76.4
2005 78.3 78.8 78.3 78.4 78.5 78.5 78.0 78.1 77.2 78.2 78.7 78.7 78.5 78.5 77.8 78.5 78.3
2006 79.2 78.8 78.7 79.0 78.5 78.6 78.3 78.6 78.5 78.1 78.0 79.0 78.9 78.7 78.5 78.4 78.6
2007 78.4 78.5 79.0 79.4 79.1 79.2 79.0 78.6 78.8 78.4 78.7 78.7 78.6 79.2 78.8 78.6 78.8
2008 78.4 77.9 77.7 76.9 76.6 76.2 75.4 74.7 72.2 71.9 70.3 68.0 78.0 76.5 74.1 70.1 74.7
       
2009 66.1 66.1 64.9 64.5 63.9 63.7 64.7 65.6 66.2 66.4 67.2 67.1 65.7 64.0 65.5 66.9 65.5
2010 68.0 68.1 69.0 69.7 70.8 70.9 71.5 71.7 71.9 72.1 72.3 72.6 68.3 70.5 71.7 72.3 70.7
2011 72.9 73.0 73.5 73.1 73.2 73.3 73.7 73.9 74.1 74.5 74.2 74.6 73.1 73.2 73.9 74.4 73.7
2012 75.2 75.4 74.9 75.3 74.9 74.9 74.7 74.5 74.4 74.2 74.6 75.1 75.2 75.0 74.6 74.6 74.8
2013 74.8 75.1 74.9 74.5 74.7 74.8 73.9 74.6 74.7 74.8 74.7 74.7 74.9 74.6 74.4 74.7 74.7
       
2014 73.9 74.7 75.3 75.2 75.4 75.6 75.8 75.6 75.6 75.6 76.2 76.0 74.6 75.4 75.6 75.9 75.4
2015 75.7 75.3 75.6 75.6 75.6 75.3 75.8 75.7 75.5 75.6 75.5 75.2 75.5 75.5 75.7 75.4 75.5
2016 75.6 75.4 75.2 75.1 75.0 75.1 75.1 74.7 74.9 75.0 75.1 75.1 75.4 75.1 74.9 75.1 75.1
2017 75.5 75.8                              

Note: Estimates from October 2016 through February 2017 are subject to further revision in the upcoming monthly releases.
[1] See footnote 2 to table 2.


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Last Update: March 31, 2017