Table 2

CAPACITY UTILIZATION: MANUFACTURING, MINING, AND UTILITIES
Percent of capacity, seasonally adjusted
|
1988- 1990- 1994- 2001-|
|
|
1982
1989
1991
1995
2002| 2006 | 2007

|
|

2006

|

1972-

|

2006

Item
|
NAICS
| Proportion| Ave.
Low
High
Low
High
Low| Dec. | July
Aug. Sept.
Oct.
Nov.
Dec.
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Total industry
|
|
100.00 | 81.0
70.8
85.0
78.5
85.1
73.6 | 81.6 | 82.2
82.0
81.9
81.4
81.6
81.4
|
|
|
|
|
Stage-of-process groups
|
|
|
|
|
Crude
|
|
12.41 | 86.5
77.4
88.1
84.4
89.5
82.0 | 89.6 | 90.0
89.0
90.0
89.4
90.6
90.3
Primary and semifinished
|
|
48.00 | 82.2
67.9
86.5
77.9
88.2
74.6 | 81.7 | 82.5
82.9
82.6
82.0
82.1
81.7
Finished
|
|
39.59 | 77.8
71.1
82.8
76.8
80.5
70.0 | 79.0 | 79.3
78.6
78.6
78.2
78.0
78.3
|
|
|
|
|
Industry Groups
|
|
|
|
|
Manufacturing
|
|
82.52 | 79.8
68.5
85.4
77.1
84.6
71.6 | 80.5 | 81.0
80.4
80.4
79.8
79.8
79.7
Manufacturing (NAICS)
|
31-33 |
78.53 | 79.6
67.8
85.3
76.9
84.7
71.0 | 80.3 | 80.8
80.2
80.1
79.6
79.7
79.5
Durable manufacturing
|
|
42.55 | 78.0
62.9
84.5
73.3
84.2
68.1 | 78.9 | 79.5
78.9
78.5
78.0
78.1
78.0
Wood products
|
321 |
1.41 | 80.2
59.4
88.2
72.7
87.7
71.0 | 74.8 | 75.1
73.9
72.5
70.5
69.6
70.5
Nonmetallic mineral products
|
327 |
2.34 | 79.5
62.7
85.1
71.8
84.1
75.8 | 80.3 | 80.0
80.2
80.1
79.3
79.6
77.9
Primary metal
|
331 |
2.86 | 80.8
47.0
93.8
74.6
95.6
68.5 | 80.4 | 88.9
87.9
85.0
85.8
87.0
86.0
Iron and steel products
|
3311,2 |
1.35 | 82.3
38.0
98.2
71.3
99.9
69.9 | 78.0 | 91.1
91.1
86.9
89.3
90.6
88.8
Fabricated metal products
|
332 |
5.63 | 77.3
61.8
81.6
72.6
85.1
69.2 | 79.9 | 81.3
81.1
81.3
81.3
81.0
80.3
Machinery
|
333 |
5.14 | 78.7

58.0
78.2

85.2

76.9
73.7

80.0

78.4

80.1

81.4

Computer and electronic products
|
75.9
84.3
58.6 | 77.1 | 75.1

74.4

334 |
73.9

8.43 | 78.3
73.7
74.0

67.3
79.0

79.9

Computer and peripheral equip.
68.2
84.2
62.8 | 79.4 |

|
84.4

83.0

3341 |
81.5

1.39 | 78.1
79.8
79.6

82.3
81.8

80.8

Communications equipment
73.0
86.6
40.2 | 74.5 |

|
79.6

79.2

3342 |
79.9

1.29 | 75.4
79.5
82.9

|
76.5
74.7
|

|
82.9

73.9

87.6

63.7 |

82.9 |

Semiconductor and related
78.2

electronic components
93.5
58.1 | 80.9 |

Electrical equipment, appliances,
|

|

|
76.5

334412-9 |
75.7
75.1

|

|

78.2

|
2.80 | 80.6
76.0
74.9
|

85.1 |

|
86.8

85.8

335 |
86.2

1.90 | 83.2
84.6
85.1

86.7

Transportation equipment
67.6
79.5
68.6 | 77.4 |

|
80.0

79.8

336 |
78.6

9.88 | 75.5
78.0
78.9

44.9
76.3

89.7

Motor vehicles and parts
56.0
89.0
68.9 | 76.4 |

|
79.0

3361-3 |
78.3
76.2

5.92 | 77.5
75.3
76.4

39.6
77.3

94.6

Autos and light trucks
53.7
89.5
73.6 | 72.3 |

|
80.4

78.1

33611 |
74.8

2.60 | 77.8
73.9
76.7

64.6
84.9

89.1

56.4
79.2

|

and components
77.0
93.1
71.8 |

|

78.8

Aerospace and miscellaneous
|

|

|

transportation equipment
|
68.5
62.8 | 79.2 | 81.9

3364-9 |
82.3
82.4

3.96 | 72.5
82.3
82.8

69.0
83.6

87.1

65.5
75.9

82.2

Furniture and related products
67.6
82.9
67.8 | 77.8 |

|
78.2

78.4

337 |
76.9

1.61 | 78.5
76.5
76.8

68.9
78.3

82.5

Miscellaneous
77.3
81.3

|
78.9

78.1

339 |
78.9

3.36 | 76.7
78.1
77.1

|

|
Nondurable manufacturing
86.8
81.6
85.4
74.9 |

75.6
81.3

81.1

|

70.6 |

79.2 |

|

|

|

82.0 |

|
82.4

81.8

|
82.1

35.98 | 81.7
81.5
81.5

80.5
85.7

85.8

Food
83.3

83.9 |

|
86.3

85.3

311 |
86.3

7.80 | 82.4
85.8
85.2

77.8
71.1

87.2

Beverage and tobacco products
74.6
86.7
64.8 | 79.1 |

|
75.5

74.9

312 |
73.4

2.87 | 79.4
72.4
70.7

72.8
69.8

91.5

Textile mills
77.9
93.2

65.9 |

75.2 |

|
71.2

68.5

313 |
69.9

.60 | 82.1
69.6
69.5

71.4
72.0

90.6

Textile product mills
75.7
88.5
72.3 |

75.9 |

|
77.1

75.4

314 |
73.7

.49 | 82.5
74.3
71.9

84.0

77.0 |

77.0
76.0

85.5

Apparel
77.5

75.1 |

|
77.0

75.2

315 |
74.2

.60 | 79.3
74.2
74.4

75.5
69.8

79.0

Leather and allied products
70.4
81.4
53.7 | 67.2 |

|
65.5

66.2

316 |
71.3

.11 | 75.5
70.6
70.4

81.3
83.0

92.5

Paper
86.1

78.9 |

86.4 |

|
84.4

84.1

322 |
83.8

2.46 | 87.8
82.6
83.9

80.3
76.9

91.8

Printing and support
82.6
86.4
72.7 |

81.4 |

|
77.0

77.5

323 |
77.9

2.08 | 83.7
77.1
77.3

70.7
90.0

89.0

Petroleum and coal products
83.1
90.6
83.7 | 89.9 |

|
91.2

91.3

324 |
91.5

3.77 | 86.2
90.2
90.7

67.7
77.9

85.1

Chemical
80.1

78.2 |

|
78.7

78.0

325 |
78.4

12.01 | 78.3
78.0
78.3

63.0

93.0

Plastics material and resin
80.5 103.5
80.8 | 88.4 |

|
92.9

325211 |
92.4
90.4

54.6
81.6

93.9

Synthetic rubber
71.9
86.3
52.4 |

|
82.6

325212 |
81.7
81.4

|

88.4

92.0

81.4

60.1 |

70.2 |

73.5 |

Artificial and synthetic fibers
|

63.4

94.4

71.8
86.4

89.8

|

72.8 |

|
78.7

83.7

Plastics and rubber products
76.4
91.9
75.1 | 85.3 |

|
87.4

86.7

76.0

and filaments
91.0
57.2 |

|

|

|
Other manufacturing (non-NAICS)
86.3
91.0
80.6
83.3
81.3 | 84.0 |
83.2
|

|
Mining
78.7
86.1
83.5
88.9
84.8 |
92.1
Oil and gas extraction
89.5
92.0
89.6
94.8
89.0 |
95.4
Mining (except oil and gas)
67.7
90.4
80.0
86.9
79.0 |
80.2
Coal mining
76.3
92.5
79.5
87.0
78.5 |
84.8
Metal mining
32.2
90.9
81.2
90.3
68.4 |
78.7
Stone and earth minerals
64.1
89.5
75.8
90.8
80.0 |
75.4
Support activities for mining

.83 |

87.0

.10 | 76.4
81.6
82.8
|

32522 |
81.4

.12 | 81.6
79.9
80.7

326 |
87.5

3.20 | 83.9
86.7
87.5

|

|

|
84.1

1133,5111 |
83.2
84.2

|

|

|
3.99 | 84.7
83.4
83.1
|

92.3 |

|
90.9

90.2

21 |
91.2

8.25 | 87.4
91.2
92.1

94.0 |

|
95.0

93.4

211 |
94.1

5.31 | 92.0
95.4
95.2

85.5 |

|
77.7

78.8

212 |
81.0

1.69 | 83.9
80.0
81.5

85.9 |

|
83.1

85.9

2121 |
85.1

.68 | 86.0
85.0
87.4

82.0 |

|
80.1

79.4

2122 |
82.0

.44 | 78.8
79.1
80.7

87.2 |

|
69.1

69.6

2123 |
75.0

.57 | 83.0
74.4
75.0

|

213 |

1.25 |

75.0

49.9
61.8
52.7
89.9
Utilities
77.6
92.7
84.0
86.2
Electric
78.8
94.1
86.8
88.0
Natural gas
71.7
86.4
67.3
78.2
|

|

78.2

63.7 |

91.7 |

89.0

88.8

93.7

83.8 |

81.8 |

|
84.0

2211,2 |
88.1
86.6

9.23 | 86.7
86.6
86.5

96.4

86.3 |

84.2 |

|
85.4

89.2

2211 |
88.2

7.49 | 88.1
88.8
87.8

87.6

70.4 |

70.4 |

|
77.7

83.1

2212 |
79.3

1.74 | 79.9
76.1
80.8

|

88.8

|

85.9

88.8

|

Special Aggregates
|
|
|
|
Selected high-technology industries
|
|
5.48 | 78.0
74.6
80.8
74.2
87.4
56.2 | 79.4 | 79.3
78.4
77.9
77.8
77.8
77.3
Manufacturing ex. selected high-tech
|
|
|
|
|
industries
|
|
77.04 | 79.9
68.1
85.9
77.2
84.5
72.8 | 80.7 | 81.4
80.7
80.8
80.2
80.3
80.1
Manufacturing ex. selected high-tech
|
|
|
|
|
and motor vehicles and pts.
|
|
71.13 | 80.1
69.4
85.6
79.2
84.1
72.6 | 81.1 | 81.6
81.0
81.2
80.6
80.6
80.4
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