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Release Date: March 31, 2017
Table 9B Capacity and Utilization: Manufacturing [1] Excluding Selected High-Technology Industries [2]
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 101.7 101.9 102.0 102.2 102.3 102.5 102.6 102.8 102.9 103.0 103.0 103.1 101.9 102.3 102.8 103.0 102.5
1988 103.1 103.1 103.1 103.1 103.1 103.1 103.1 103.1 103.1 103.2 103.2 103.3 103.1 103.1 103.1 103.2 103.1
       
1989 103.4 103.5 103.7 103.9 104.0 104.2 104.4 104.6 104.8 105.0 105.2 105.4 103.6 104.0 104.6 105.2 104.4
1990 105.6 105.8 106.0 106.2 106.4 106.5 106.7 106.9 107.0 107.2 107.3 107.5 105.8 106.4 106.9 107.3 106.6
1991 107.6 107.7 107.9 108.0 108.1 108.3 108.4 108.5 108.6 108.8 108.9 109.0 107.7 108.1 108.5 108.9 108.3
1992 109.1 109.3 109.4 109.5 109.7 109.8 110.0 110.1 110.2 110.4 110.5 110.7 109.3 109.7 110.1 110.5 109.9
1993 110.8 110.9 111.0 111.2 111.3 111.4 111.5 111.6 111.7 111.8 111.9 112.0 110.9 111.3 111.6 111.9 111.4
       
1994 112.1 112.3 112.4 112.5 112.7 112.9 113.0 113.2 113.4 113.6 113.8 114.0 112.3 112.7 113.2 113.8 113.0
1995 114.2 114.5 114.7 114.9 115.2 115.4 115.7 115.9 116.2 116.4 116.6 116.9 114.5 115.2 115.9 116.6 115.5
1996 117.1 117.4 117.6 117.8 118.1 118.3 118.6 118.9 119.2 119.5 119.8 120.2 117.4 118.1 118.9 119.9 118.6
1997 120.6 121.0 121.4 121.8 122.3 122.7 123.2 123.7 124.3 124.8 125.3 125.9 121.0 122.3 123.8 125.3 123.1
1998 126.4 127.0 127.5 128.0 128.5 129.1 129.5 130.0 130.5 130.9 131.4 131.8 127.0 128.5 130.0 131.4 129.2
       
1999 132.2 132.5 132.9 133.3 133.6 133.9 134.2 134.5 134.8 135.0 135.3 135.5 132.5 133.6 134.5 135.3 134.0
2000 135.8 136.0 136.2 136.4 136.6 136.8 137.0 137.2 137.3 137.5 137.7 137.8 136.0 136.6 137.2 137.6 136.8
2001 137.9 138.1 138.2 138.3 138.4 138.5 138.6 138.7 138.8 138.8 138.9 138.9 138.1 138.4 138.7 138.9 138.5
2002 138.9 138.9 138.9 138.9 138.9 138.9 138.9 138.8 138.8 138.7 138.6 138.6 138.9 138.9 138.8 138.6 138.8
2003 138.5 138.4 138.3 138.3 138.2 138.1 138.0 137.9 137.8 137.7 137.6 137.5 138.4 138.2 137.9 137.6 138.0
       
2004 137.4 137.3 137.2 137.2 137.1 137.0 137.0 137.0 137.0 137.0 137.0 137.1 137.3 137.1 137.0 137.0 137.1
2005 137.2 137.3 137.4 137.6 137.7 137.9 138.1 138.3 138.6 138.8 139.0 139.2 137.3 137.7 138.3 139.0 138.1
2006 139.5 139.7 139.9 140.1 140.3 140.5 140.7 140.8 141.0 141.1 141.3 141.4 139.7 140.3 140.8 141.3 140.5
2007 141.6 141.7 141.8 142.0 142.1 142.2 142.3 142.3 142.4 142.4 142.5 142.5 141.7 142.1 142.3 142.5 142.1
2008 142.5 142.4 142.4 142.3 142.2 142.1 142.0 141.8 141.7 141.5 141.3 141.1 142.4 142.2 141.8 141.3 141.9
       
2009 140.9 140.7 140.4 140.2 139.9 139.6 139.3 139.0 138.7 138.4 138.1 137.8 140.7 139.9 139.0 138.1 139.4
2010 137.5 137.2 136.9 136.6 136.3 136.0 135.7 135.4 135.1 134.8 134.5 134.2 137.2 136.3 135.4 134.5 135.8
2011 133.9 133.7 133.4 133.2 133.0 132.9 132.8 132.7 132.6 132.6 132.6 132.7 133.7 133.0 132.7 132.7 133.0
2012 132.7 132.8 132.9 133.0 133.1 133.3 133.4 133.5 133.6 133.7 133.8 133.9 132.8 133.1 133.5 133.8 133.3
2013 134.0 134.0 134.1 134.1 134.1 134.1 134.2 134.2 134.2 134.2 134.2 134.1 134.0 134.1 134.2 134.1 134.1
       
2014 134.1 134.1 134.1 134.1 134.1 134.1 134.0 134.0 134.0 134.0 133.9 133.9 134.1 134.1 134.0 133.9 134.0
2015 133.9 133.8 133.8 133.8 133.8 133.8 133.8 133.9 133.9 133.9 134.0 134.1 133.8 133.8 133.9 134.0 133.9
2016 134.1 134.2 134.3 134.3 134.4 134.5 134.5 134.6 134.7 134.7 134.8 134.8 134.2 134.4 134.6 134.8 134.5
2017 134.9 134.9                              
       
Utilization
(percent)
1987 79.1 80.1 80.0 80.3 80.6 80.7 81.1 81.4 81.7 82.8 83.2 83.6 79.7 80.5 81.4 83.2 81.2
1988 83.4 83.6 83.8 84.4 84.2 84.3 84.2 84.2 84.5 84.8 85.0 85.4 83.6 84.3 84.3 85.1 84.3
       
1989 86.0 85.1 84.9 84.9 84.0 84.0 82.7 83.2 82.8 82.3 82.3 82.2 85.3 84.3 82.9 82.3 83.7
1990 81.7 82.8 83.0 82.6 82.6 82.6 82.3 82.5 82.3 81.4 80.3 79.6 82.5 82.6 82.4 80.4 82.0
1991 78.8 78.1 77.4 77.5 77.9 78.7 78.8 78.9 79.7 79.4 79.1 78.7 78.1 78.1 79.1 79.1 78.6
1992 78.0 78.5 79.2 79.4 79.7 79.7 80.3 79.8 79.6 79.8 80.0 79.7 78.6 79.6 79.9 79.8 79.5
1993 80.4 80.5 80.1 80.4 80.2 80.0 80.1 79.8 80.2 80.7 80.9 81.3 80.4 80.2 80.0 81.0 80.4
       
1994 81.2 81.2 82.0 82.4 82.7 82.7 82.7 83.1 83.1 83.5 83.8 84.5 81.5 82.6 82.9 83.9 82.7
1995 84.4 83.9 83.7 83.2 82.9 83.0 82.1 82.6 82.9 82.4 82.1 82.0 84.0 83.0 82.5 82.2 82.9
1996 80.8 81.7 81.2 81.9 82.1 82.6 82.3 82.3 82.6 82.0 82.4 82.7 81.2 82.2 82.4 82.4 82.1
1997 82.3 82.9 83.3 82.5 82.6 82.6 82.6 83.0 83.2 83.4 83.7 83.4 82.8 82.5 82.9 83.5 82.9
1998 83.6 83.2 82.6 82.5 82.5 81.2 80.3 81.8 81.0 81.3 80.9 80.8 83.1 82.1 81.0 81.0 81.8
       
1999 80.5 80.6 80.1 79.9 80.2 79.5 79.3 79.6 79.0 80.0 80.1 80.3 80.4 79.8 79.3 80.1 79.9
2000 79.9 79.6 79.8 80.0 79.4 79.3 79.1 78.2 78.3 77.9 77.4 76.7 79.8 79.6 78.5 77.3 78.8
2001 76.2 75.7 75.4 75.2 74.7 74.2 74.0 73.6 73.4 72.9 72.7 72.8 75.7 74.7 73.7 72.8 74.2
2002 73.2 73.1 73.7 73.8 74.2 75.1 74.8 74.9 75.0 74.7 75.0 74.6 73.3 74.4 74.9 74.8 74.3
2003 75.0 75.0 75.0 74.3 74.3 74.5 74.6 74.2 74.8 74.8 75.5 75.4 75.0 74.4 74.5 75.2 74.8
       
2004 75.3 75.9 75.8 76.1 76.8 76.2 77.0 77.3 77.2 78.0 77.9 78.3 75.6 76.4 77.2 78.0 76.8
2005 78.7 79.2 78.7 78.8 78.9 78.9 78.4 78.5 77.4 78.4 78.9 78.8 78.9 78.9 78.1 78.7 78.6
2006 79.3 78.8 78.6 78.9 78.3 78.4 78.0 78.3 78.2 77.8 77.7 78.8 78.9 78.6 78.2 78.1 78.4
2007 78.2 78.4 78.8 79.1 79.1 79.4 79.4 79.0 79.2 78.7 78.8 78.8 78.5 79.2 79.2 78.8 78.9
2008 78.4 77.8 77.5 76.6 76.1 75.7 74.9 74.1 71.6 71.4 70.0 67.8 77.9 76.1 73.5 69.7 74.3
       
2009 65.8 65.8 64.6 64.1 63.4 63.3 64.3 65.2 65.9 66.1 66.9 66.8 65.4 63.6 65.1 66.6 65.2
2010 67.6 67.6 68.5 69.2 70.4 70.5 71.0 71.3 71.5 71.7 71.8 72.2 67.9 70.0 71.3 71.9 70.3
2011 72.4 72.6 73.2 72.8 73.0 73.1 73.6 73.8 74.1 74.6 74.3 74.7 72.7 73.0 73.8 74.5 73.5
2012 75.4 75.6 75.1 75.4 75.0 75.1 74.9 74.7 74.6 74.3 74.8 75.3 75.3 75.2 74.7 74.8 75.0
2013 75.0 75.4 75.2 74.8 74.9 75.0 74.2 74.9 75.0 75.0 75.0 74.9 75.2 74.9 74.7 75.0 74.9
       
2014 74.1 74.9 75.5 75.4 75.6 75.8 76.0 75.7 75.7 75.7 76.4 76.1 74.9 75.6 75.8 76.1 75.6
2015 75.8 75.5 75.7 75.8 75.7 75.5 76.0 75.9 75.6 75.7 75.6 75.4 75.7 75.6 75.8 75.6 75.7
2016 75.7 75.6 75.4 75.3 75.1 75.2 75.2 74.9 75.0 75.1 75.2 75.2 75.6 75.2 75.0 75.1 75.2
2017 75.6 75.9                              

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.
[2] High technology industries include computers, communications equipment, and semiconductors and related electronic components.


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Last Update: March 31, 2017