Table 1A

INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION:

MARKET GROUPS

Index, 1992=100

|

|

|
1997
|
Not seasonally adjusted
|
IP
| 1997
1998
| 1997
1998
Item
|Proportion<1>| Nov.
Dec.
Jan.
Feb.
Mar.
Apr. | Nov.
Dec.
Jan.
Feb.
Mar.
Apr.
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|
|
Total index
|
100.00
| 127.5 127.9
127.8 127.4 127.7 127.8 | 126.6 125.4 126.0 127.3 127.5 125.5
|
|
|
Products, total
|
59.88
| 121.2 121.0
121.3 120.6 121.0 121.2 | 120.1 118.5 118.8 119.6 120.0 118.1
Final products
|
45.07
| 122.5 122.2
122.6 121.6 122.0 122.3 | 121.3 119.9 120.8 121.9 122.3 119.4
|
|
|
Consumer goods
|
28.08
| 116.7 115.9
116.6 115.2 115.5 115.5 | 115.0 113.7 115.7 115.2 115.4 112.0
Durable
|
5.82
| 136.5 134.7
135.6 134.3 134.3 135.5 | 136.8 126.8 128.9 139.6 142.0 138.4
Automotive products
|
2.56
| 138.4 133.8
132.6 131.0 131.2 132.3 | 138.3 119.4 122.9 141.4 146.5 137.7
Autos and trucks
|
1.57
| 147.8 142.7
139.9 137.2 135.1 139.3 | 149.0 121.6 125.5 155.1 158.7 146.8
Autos
|
.64
| 120.3 113.9
116.0 105.7 105.2 107.7 | 120.3
96.7 102.1 118.3 121.6 112.5
Trucks
|
.93
| 179.8 175.7
168.2 172.7 168.8 174.8 | 178.9 147.3 149.9 192.7 196.8 181.9
Auto parts and allied goods
|
.99
| 123.8 120.1
120.9 121.0 124.5 121.0 | 121.9 115.0 117.8 120.6 127.7 123.5
Other durable goods
|
3.26
| 135.0 135.3
138.0 136.9 136.8 138.2 | 135.5 132.7 133.7 138.1 138.4 139.0
Appliances and electronics
|
.85
| 177.2 178.7
186.4 188.1 191.1 197.2 | 175.9 166.3 178.9 194.9 195.1 197.9
Appliances and air cond.
|
.47
| 128.8 128.0
133.9 135.0 133.5 137.3 | 123.7 114.2 130.0 146.8 143.5 143.5
Home electronics
|
.38
| 248.7 254.9
265.4 267.6 280.6 290.5 | 257.0 249.5 251.5 261.7 270.0 278.8
Carpeting and furniture
|
.82
| 122.1 116.8
122.5 118.1 115.2 117.1 | 117.6 111.3 116.3 118.4 116.5 122.3
Miscellaneous
|
1.60
| 119.2 122.1
121.0 120.8 120.8 120.2 | 122.7 124.4 119.0 120.0 121.5 118.4
Nondurable
|
22.26
| 111.8 111.3
112.0 110.5 110.9 110.6 | 109.7 110.3 112.3 109.4 109.1 105.8
Nonenergy
|
18.98
| 111.5 110.9
112.8 111.5 110.7 110.8 | 109.6 106.4 107.7 107.0 107.2 106.3
Foods and tobacco
|
9.74
| 110.7 110.0
113.0 112.0 111.2 111.6 | 109.5 103.9 107.3 106.9 107.6 106.6
Clothing
|
1.81
| 95.1
95.1
95.2
93.5
94.0
93.6 | 94.6
92.1
89.2
91.1
91.8
91.1
Seasonally adjusted

|

122.9

121.7

110.2

107.9

107.4

105.1

110.5

110.0

105.4

102.2

|
133.1
147.3
175.4
457.1
136.4
119.8
121.1
133.6
75.7
154.0
144.0

Chemical products
121.5 121.4 | 115.8
Paper products
105.6 105.3 | 111.4
Energy products
111.8 109.9 | 110.9
Fuels
110.1 110.5 | 110.8
Utilities
112.2 109.1 | 110.4

115.8

116.8

111.2

109.0

133.8

139.7

113.6

106.9

143.3

155.4

Equipment, total
133.0 133.7 134.5 | 132.5 131.0 129.8
Business equipment
146.7 147.8 149.2 | 146.7 144.7 143.0
Information processing & related
177.4 177.9 181.4 | 174.2 176.7 170.7
Computer and office
473.1 494.1 509.1 | 416.8 431.7 431.8
Industrial
134.3 135.6 134.7 | 134.4 133.4 132.8
Transit
117.9 119.5 121.2 | 120.2 113.5 114.4
Autos and trucks
116.4 120.6 123.9 | 128.4 105.3 108.8
Other
132.6 133.9 135.8 | 136.4 129.8 131.6
Defense and space equipment
76.0
75.4
75.7 | 75.3
76.8
76.1
Oil and gas well drilling
158.9 158.6 150.5 | 154.1 153.4 154.0
Manufactured homes
148.6 148.8 151.2 | 134.6 110.7 124.3

|

Intermediate products
117.6 117.7 117.5 | 116.6
Construction supplies
125.2 125.9 125.1 124.9 | 123.2
Business supplies
112.9 112.7 113.3 113.2 | 112.7
117.4

114.2

112.8

116.9

115.8

112.5

111.0

136.6

137.5

| 164.6

162.9

162.8

| 141.6

131.3

137.3

| 239.5

246.4

243.7

| 127.8

125.5

124.2

| 124.3

120.8

123.4

|

Materials
138.2 138.2

138.5

138.5 | 137.0

|

Durable
165.8 165.9 166.1
Consumer parts
138.5 139.4 138.7 138.3
Equipment parts
245.5 246.3 247.5 248.4
Other
128.8 127.3 127.2 127.3
Basic metals
125.0 124.5 122.2 121.9
166.2

|
114.3
|
107.8
|
123.8
|
104.6
|
132.7
|

4.53
114.4
2.90
106.5
3.28
120.2
1.07
104.7
2.21
127.3

| 121.3
113.5
| 111.7
105.7
| 113.9
102.6
| 106.7
109.9
| 117.1
98.5
|

121.8

|
134.0
|
148.3
|
174.2
|
457.6
|
135.5
|
125.4
|
131.0
|
136.1
|
76.2
|
154.6
|
142.1
|

17.00
134.5
13.91
149.4
5.28
173.8
.96
464.0
4.51
136.4
2.68
129.5
1.32
139.4
1.44
135.4
2.02
75.8
.86
147.9
.21
151.3

| 132.8
132.5
| 147.5
147.1
| 174.7
175.9
| 427.3
493.0
| 136.3
132.3
| 119.9
123.9
| 128.2
131.2
| 137.3
133.9
| 74.5
73.9
| 150.0
147.7
| 138.1
159.2
|

133.4

|
112.7
|
118.4
|
109.2
|

14.80
| 117.3
113.2 114.1
5.74
| 123.6
120.1 122.0
9.07
| 113.5
109.1 109.5
|

117.4

|
139.7
|

40.12
| 137.7
139.7 137.5
|

138.9

|
166.8
|
145.8
|
246.8
|
126.7
|
127.1

22.62
167.7
4.25
148.0
8.29
248.2
10.08
126.7
3.30
124.9

166.5

| 165.0
164.8
| 142.3
142.3
| 237.9
243.4
| 128.8
125.9
| 124.9
123.3

110.1
113.5
109.3
115.1

148.6
176.0
440.1
137.8
121.2
124.6
136.2
74.5
145.9
132.4

123.2
113.9

146.9
240.9
128.3
122.2

Nondurable
115.5 114.1 113.9
Textile
107.9 108.8 107.9 106.8
Paper
112.3 113.7 110.1 109.8
Chemical
119.2 119.0 118.3 118.2
Other
109.4 112.5 111.5 111.7
Energy
103.7 103.5 105.6 105.3
Primary
102.8 102.4 103.2 103.1
Converted fuel
105.5 105.5 110.2 109.7
114.5

| 113.6

111.4

114.0

| 110.5

102.8

107.9

| 111.8

110.7

113.7

| 115.2

115.4

117.8

| 113.3

107.6

108.8

| 102.7

106.0

107.3

| 100.7

102.1

104.8

| 106.4

113.5

112.1

|

SPECIAL AGGREGATES

|
|

Total excluding:

|

Autos and trucks
127.4 127.7 127.7 | 126.2
Motor vehicles and parts
127.3 126.9 127.2 127.3 | 125.7
Computers
124.9 124.4 124.6 124.6 | 123.9
Computers and semiconductors
118.0 117.5 117.7 117.7 | 117.2
127.7

125.7

126.2

125.5

125.7

122.6

123.1

115.8

116.4

|

Consumer goods excluding:

Autos and trucks
114.0 114.4 114.2 | 113.2
Energy
117.9 116.6 116.0 116.3 | 115.5

113.2

115.1

110.9

112.4

|

Business equipment excluding:

Autos and trucks
150.3 151.0 152.3 | 148.8
Computer and office equipment
132.7 131.6 132.2 133.2 | 132.8
150.5

|

Materials excluding:

|

149.6

147.2

130.6

128.9

| 114.4
115.8
| 111.0
109.6
| 112.2
110.0
| 116.5
121.1
| 113.7
112.5
| 103.9
102.3
| 101.4
101.6
| 108.6
103.6
|
|

|

|

|

|

|
126.8
|
126.1
|
124.3
|
117.4
|

|
113.1
|
114.0
|
|

|

8.88
115.2
.91
110.0
1.85
110.7
4.28
119.6
1.84
112.3
8.62
105.9
5.59
104.1
3.03
109.3

|

|

|

115.4

|
116.3
|
109.9
|
115.4
|
120.6
|
110.7
|
106.0
|
105.3
|
107.4
|

|
150.3
|
133.4
|
|

97.11
126.9
94.84
126.2
98.52
124.6
95.15
117.6

| 127.2
125.1
| 126.6
124.4
| 124.8
122.4
| 118.2
115.5
|

116.0
112.5
113.7
119.1
113.3
104.2
100.7
110.9

127.7
127.0
125.1
118.3

|
26.51
| 115.0
113.1 110.2
24.80
| 117.0
114.7 113.3
|

114.4
116.2

|
12.59
| 149.7
150.5 148.9
12.96
| 133.5
134.3 131.4
|

151.5
134.4

|

Energy
|
31.50
| 148.6 150.2
149.4 149.5 149.1 149.2 | 148.1 146.2 147.0 150.5 150.7 149.0
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------<1> The IP proportion data are estimates of the industries' relative
contributions to overall IP growth in the following year.

Note: Estimates for April are preliminary.
revised.

Estimates from January to March are