Table 1A

INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION:

MARKET GROUPS

Index, 1992=100
Seasonally adjusted

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|
1997
Not seasonally adjusted
|
IP

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|

| 1998
1998
Item
|Proportion<1>| July
Aug.
Sept.
Oct.
Nov.
Dec. | July
Aug. Sept.
Oct.
Nov.
Dec.
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|
|
Total index
|
100.00
| 130.5 132.4
131.9 132.6 132.5 132.8 | 129.2 135.8 135.9 134.5 131.3 130.1
|
|
|
Products, total
|
60.44
| 123.3 124.9
124.1 125.2 124.9 125.0 | 123.1 129.2 128.4 127.4 123.2 121.6
Final products
|
45.61
| 124.7 126.8
126.0 127.1 126.8 126.5 | 123.3 130.8 130.3 129.1 124.7 123.2
|
|
|
Consumer goods
|
27.84
| 114.0 116.1
114.8 115.6 115.8 115.8 | 113.5 120.7 119.3 117.5 113.3 112.5
Durable
|
5.96
| 124.6 140.1
137.4 140.0 140.0 140.6 | 111.6 139.0 140.0 145.3 136.3 132.0
Automotive products
|
2.64
| 107.3 141.7
136.4 140.7 139.9 139.9 | 87.4 140.6 142.7 151.4 135.4 124.7
Autos and trucks
|
1.63
| 92.8 151.4
143.4 150.6 149.7 148.3 | 60.5 148.4 151.5 167.6 143.2 126.1
Autos
|
.62
| 75.8 124.4
128.3 119.9 113.6 115.4 | 52.7 124.6 128.4 133.0 109.6
98.1
Trucks
|
1.01
| 110.0 178.9
161.1 181.0 184.3 180.3 | 69.1 173.2 175.8 201.7 175.6 153.5
Auto parts and allied goods
|
1.01
| 125.6 127.6
125.9 126.6 125.8 127.6 | 122.8 129.2 130.1 129.0 124.2 121.9
Other durable goods
|
3.32
| 138.7 138.5
138.0 139.1 139.7 140.9 | 131.2 137.4 137.5 140.0 136.6 137.6
Appliances and electronics
|
.93
| 207.8 209.4
209.9 213.6 220.7 223.1 | 202.1 208.4 214.5 218.8 214.3 205.2
Appliances and air cond.
|
.47
| 127.9 128.6
123.3 126.3 128.7 130.5 | 115.2 119.5 119.9 129.9 121.3 112.6
Home electronics
|
.46
| 328.9 332.0
348.5 352.4 369.0 371.8 | 344.6 353.4 372.6 358.7 367.9 362.0
Carpeting and furniture
|
.82
| 117.3 116.7
116.3 119.3 118.5 119.3 | 113.7 122.1 120.8 123.5 115.7 113.8
Miscellaneous
|
1.58
| 115.9 115.3
114.5 113.6 112.8 113.6 | 106.1 110.4 109.4 110.9 110.5 116.3
Nondurable
|
21.88
| 111.2 110.3
109.3 109.7 110.0 109.8 | 113.6 116.2 114.2 110.8 107.8 107.7
Nonenergy
|
19.09
| 110.1 108.9
108.2 108.7 109.4 109.0 | 113.0 116.2 115.2 112.5 107.5 104.2
Foods and tobacco
|
9.64
| 108.5 107.5
106.9 108.1 109.5 109.1 | 109.6 115.4 114.8 113.5 108.3 102.7
Clothing
|
1.92
| 98.4
97.7
97.1
95.7
94.8
93.8 | 98.5 102.7 100.6
98.5
93.8
90.2
|

118.0

118.8

105.9

105.2

116.8

116.9

108.3

108.4

120.7

120.8

|
146.2
167.4
217.3
693.6
139.5
140.1
135.6
140.9
75.5
123.4
147.8

Chemical products
119.5 120.0 | 132.9
Paper products
104.6 103.2 | 105.7
Energy products
113.7 115.5 | 117.9
Fuels
112.2 113.0 | 114.4
Utilities
113.8 116.3 | 119.0

130.6

130.0

107.1

105.3

116.4

107.4

113.1

110.2

117.3

105.3

Equipment, total
147.8 146.5 145.8 | 141.2 149.3 150.5
Business equipment
169.5 168.2 168.1 | 160.0 170.6 172.7
Information processing & related
220.0 219.6 222.5 | 218.0 221.5 225.0
Computer and office
722.0 749.0 765.6 | 704.7 717.0 738.1
Industrial
141.5 140.2 139.5 | 141.6 145.6 144.6
Transit
142.3 140.8 139.6 | 109.2 140.5 142.1
Autos and trucks
136.1 134.0 134.0 | 65.7 136.3 139.6
Other
141.0 138.2 134.6 | 135.3 136.6 146.0
Defense and space equipment
76.4
75.4
74.1 | 74.4
75.7
75.0
Oil and gas well drilling
119.4 115.2 106.5 | 134.5 129.4 125.8
Manufactured homes
150.9 154.6 153.0 | 140.0 161.1 156.9

|

Intermediate products
119.2 119.3 120.3 | 122.4
Construction supplies
126.9 128.2 129.6 130.4 | 131.5
Business supplies
113.3 113.9 113.2 114.3 | 117.1
118.3

124.3

123.0

134.4

132.8

118.3

117.2

146.3

147.9

|

Materials
144.4 144.5
|

144.6

145.3 | 138.7

Durable
178.8 179.4 180.5 | 164.8 180.0 184.9
Consumer parts
147.7 146.3 146.0 145.6 | 110.2 154.0 150.1
Equipment parts
282.7 286.3 288.8 292.9 | 264.9 278.0 301.7
Semiconductors, printed circuit
|
boards, and oth. elec. comps.
864.7 899.1 930.6 959.8 | 720.1 810.0
1015
177.7

|
122.6
|
103.9
|
99.6
|
108.3
|
94.4
|

4.64
113.8
2.89
104.7
2.78
110.3
.94
115.7
1.85
106.8

| 122.2
114.2
| 106.3
104.3
| 118.4
132.7
| 112.9
116.4
| 120.7
140.4
|

119.0

|
150.4
|
172.4
|
220.9
|
721.8
|
143.3
|
148.2
|
151.6
|
145.1
|
76.3
|
120.0
|
167.6
|

17.77
145.6
14.58
166.5
5.65
218.1
1.17
729.6
4.71
138.2
2.75
138.5
1.26
128.1
1.47
137.7
2.12
76.1
.86
116.4
.22
149.4

| 143.9
142.9
| 163.5
163.7
| 211.8
221.5
| 654.6
744.2
| 144.2
134.9
| 121.9
132.3
| 91.7
113.8
| 146.6
128.5
| 76.1
76.1
| 131.9
108.8
| 151.1
120.7
|

146.0

|
122.5
|
133.3
|
116.1
|

14.83
| 119.1
118.9 117.0
5.88
| 128.5
129.5 123.6
8.95
| 113.6
112.7 113.1
|

119.1

|
145.8
|

39.56
| 141.9
144.3 144.1
|

144.4

|
181.6
|
152.8
|
285.9
|

23.66
| 171.8
179.6 179.3
4.53
| 129.7
142.7 132.1
8.74
| 274.1
293.9 307.4
|

177.4

|
882.8

3.22
948.8

825.7

| 796.2
1038

106.6
120.1
112.1
123.7

166.6
213.1
671.6
142.3
141.6
136.9
132.6
76.5
127.7
145.7

128.0
113.8

149.6
278.0

Other
128.5 128.8 129.1
Basic metals
118.2 118.5 117.5 117.3
Nondurable
112.0 111.5 111.6 111.5
Textile
107.6 108.9 107.0 106.4
Paper
115.0 115.7 114.5 114.2
Chemical
111.8 110.9 110.8 111.0
Other
111.5 110.2 112.7 112.4
Energy
105.2 103.8 103.0 103.9
Primary
102.3 102.6 100.6 101.3
Converted fuel
110.9 106.3 107.9 109.2
127.7

| 127.2

130.5

131.0

| 116.5

119.7

119.4

| 112.6

113.2

112.5

| 103.3

109.9

107.4

| 117.3

117.0

114.5

| 113.9

112.8

112.6

| 110.0

111.7

112.8

| 106.6

106.5

103.5

| 102.7

101.3

100.1

| 114.0

116.4

110.2

|

SPECIAL AGGREGATES

|
|

Total excluding:

|

Autos and trucks
132.3 132.2 132.6 | 131.1
Motor vehicles and parts
131.0 131.7 131.7 132.0 | 131.8
Computers
127.4 127.9 127.7 127.9 | 124.7
Computers and semiconductors
118.7 119.1 118.7 118.8 | 116.6
131.7

135.6

135.6

134.8

135.0

131.2
2
122.4

131.1
121.5

|

Consumer goods excluding:

Autos and trucks
113.8 114.0 114.1 | 116.1
Energy
114.6 115.5 116.1 115.9 | 113.1

119.2

117.6

121.2

120.6

|

Business equipment excluding:

Autos and trucks
173.3 172.0 172.0 | 171.0
Computer and office equipment
145.1 146.5 144.6 144.2 | 137.6
171.0

174.3

176.4

147.5

149.1

|

Materials excluding:

|
156.7

Energy
157.2

157.6

|

|

|

|

|
133.8
|
133.0
|
129.8
|
120.8
|

|
114.9
|
119.6
|

|
174.6
|
149.1
|
|

158.3 | 148.8

158.9

161.9

| 128.1
126.5
| 120.2
115.5
| 114.1
107.3
| 110.1
98.7
| 117.3
111.5
| 114.6
107.8
| 111.7
106.6
| 104.8
105.1
| 102.9
101.9
| 108.6
111.5
|
|

|

|

10.39
128.1
3.38
117.4
8.51
110.7
.95
107.4
1.79
113.6
3.89
109.5
1.87
111.7
7.39
101.4
4.85
99.2
2.54
105.8

|

|

|

113.2

|
130.6
|
118.8
|
113.5
|
112.5
|
115.4
|
110.9
|
117.3
|
100.4
|
99.2
|
102.9
|

|
160.1

97.11
131.1
94.75
130.6
98.09
126.6
94.39
117.3

| 131.6
130.4
| 131.7
130.2
| 126.2
125.4
| 117.8
115.8
|

128.3
121.9
113.1
107.7
116.4
113.6
111.6
104.4
101.2
110.7

132.1
131.3
128.0
119.5

|
26.21
| 114.9
111.7 111.7
25.05
| 113.5
113.7 110.2
|

114.3
115.7

|
13.32
| 171.8
170.7 169.3
13.41
| 142.2
143.3 140.3
|

169.9
144.8

|
32.17
| 153.6
157.7 156.3

156.9

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------<1> The IP proportion data are estimates of the industries' relative
contributions to overall IP growth in the following year.
<2> Semiconductors include related electronic components.
Note: Estimates for December are preliminary. Estimates from September to
November are revised.