Table 1B

INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION:
Percent change

MARKET GROUPS

Seasonally
|
| 1997 Q4 |
annual rate
|
Seasonally adjusted
| Not seasonally adjusted
|
Feb. 98
|
to
| 1998
| 1998
1999
| 1998
1999
|
to
Item
| 1998 Q4 |
Q1
Q2
Q3
Q4
| Nov.
Dec.
Jan.
Feb. | Nov.
Dec.
Jan.
Feb. |
Feb. 99
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|
|
|
|
Total index
|
1.9 |
1.6
2.8
.9
2.2 |
-.2
.2
.0
.2 | -2.5
-1.0
.2
1.7 |
1.9
|
|
|
|
|
Products, total
|
2.1 |
2.7
4.2
.2
1.5 |
-.3
.0
.0
.0 | -3.4
-1.5
.5
1.2 |
1.7
Final products
|
2.0 |
3.0
4.6
-.8
1.3 |
-.5
-.2
.0
.1 | -3.6
-1.4
.9
1.5 |
1.4
|
|
|
|
|
Consumer goods
|
-.3 |
1.0
1.4
-3.9
.2 |
-.4
.2
.1
.0 | -4.0
-.8
1.9
.5 |
-.2
Durable
|
5.0 |
6.3
.3
-3.6
18.1 | -1.2
.7
.5
.9 | -7.0
-3.7
3.3
8.5 |
5.4
Automotive products
|
3.9 | -7.4
-4.2
-7.6
41.9 | -1.1
.1
.9
-.1 | -11.0
-7.8
6.9
13.0 |
7.2
Autos and trucks
|
3.1 | -13.7 -14.0 -14.3
77.5 | -1.0
-1.0
1.1
.0 | -14.9 -11.9
10.6
19.6 |
7.7
Autos
|
.7 | -21.6 -19.2
26.9
27.6 | -5.1
1.6
-3.3
-4.3 | -17.5 -10.5
6.8
12.4 |
2.1
Trucks
|
5.0 | -8.3 -10.2 -30.5
112.4 |
1.2
-2.2
3.4
2.0 | -13.5 -12.6
12.6
23.1 |
10.8
Auto parts and allied goods
|
6.0 |
4.1
13.4
4.4
2.5 | -1.2
1.9
.6
-.2 | -4.4
-1.5
1.8
3.1 |
7.1
Other durable goods
|
5.7 | 18.5
3.9
-.8
2.0 | -1.3
1.2
.1
1.7 | -3.3
-.3
.5
4.9 |
3.8
Appliances and electronics
|
19.5 | 33.8
6.1
14.6
25.5 |
3.4
1.6
-.7
3.5 | -2.1
-3.6
4.2
10.4 |
17.4
Appliances and air cond.
|
11.3 | 25.0
-1.4
6.3
17.1 |
2.5
1.1
-1.2
5.7 | -6.0
-7.2
11.4
18.5 |
10.5
Home electronics
|
27.8 | 42.4
13.1
22.9
34.7 |
4.3
2.1
-.2
1.4 |
2.0
-.2
-2.2
2.2 |
24.2
Carpeting and furniture
|
3.7 |
8.4
3.1
-2.0
5.4 | -2.3
-.4
2.0
-.1 | -7.9
-4.6
6.1
2.3 |
3.0
Miscellaneous
|
-1.2 | 15.0
2.9
-8.2
-12.3 | -3.6
1.8
-.4
1.5 | -1.5
4.2
-4.5
2.6 |
-3.5
Nondurable
|
-1.8 |
-.5
1.7
-3.9
-4.3 |
-.2
.0
.0
-.3 | -3.2
.0
1.6
-1.8 |
-1.6
Nonenergy
|
-1.6 |
1.4
-.4
-6.6
-.6 |
.9
-.2
-.4
-.2 | -4.2
-2.9
.0
-.1 |
-2.3
Foods and tobacco
|
.5 |
5.3
-.3
-7.6
5.4 |
1.5
-.1
.5
-.4 | -4.4
-5.0
2.1
-.2 |
-.4
Clothing
|
-5.7 | -1.7
-3.7
-5.7
adjusted

|

|

|

|

-11.3 |

-1.0

.2
-.8
-.6 | -4.9
Chemical products
-4.4 |
1.7
-.4
-1.6
1.2 | -6.2
Paper products
-7.3 | -1.1
-.4
-1.4
-1.3 |
.3
Energy products
-25.8 | -7.4
1.8
2.8
-1.1 |
5.1
Fuels
-7.2 |
.7
.5
2.3
-2.5 |
3.9
Utilities
-33.6 | -11.3
2.5
3.1
-.4 |
5.8

-2.8

-3.8
3.7 |
-2.4 |
-.2
-.5
-1.0
-.8 |
|
-4.7 | -6.1
.5
-3.0
-1.1 |
|
-3.0 | -12.7
20.9
10.9 -10.4 |
|
-.6 |
4.2
.4
-4.4
-4.0 |
|
-4.3 | -20.4
33.2
17.8 -12.8 |
|
|
|
|
|
Equipment, total
|
5.6 |
6.3
2.9 |
-.7
-.8
-.2
.2 | -3.0
-2.3
-.6
3.0 |
Business equipment
|
8.2 |
6.2
5.9 |
-.6
-.3
.0
.2 | -3.3
-2.0
-.2
3.4 |
Information processing & related
|
14.3 | 14.8
11.0 |
.3
.4
.9
.7 |
-.7
.5
-1.9
1.2 |
Computer and office
|
54.7 | 75.3
46.5 |
4.0
2.0
1.9
1.8 |
1.3
1.8
-.1
2.3 |
Industrial
|
1.5 | -1.9
-3.3 | -1.2
.7
-.9
-.6 | -3.8
-1.3
-.2
2.7 |
Transit
|
11.9 |
7.3
18.3 |
-.8
-1.1
-.5
-1.8 | -6.3
-4.9
2.1
5.8 |
Autos and trucks
|
5.2 | -18.9
59.0 |
.2
.0
-.5
-2.2 | -13.9 -11.4
9.3
15.3 |
Other
|
-1.4 | -2.6
-8.2 | -1.8
-4.9
.3
5.2 | -5.0
-8.8
2.5
9.9 |
Defense and space equipment
|
-.3 |
1.9
-2.4 |
-.9
-1.5
-.4
1.2 |
.2
.2
-2.4
1.2 |
Oil and gas well drilling
|
-25.3 | 14.1
-39.6 | -3.5 -10.5
-3.8
-1.9 | -3.0
-9.5
-6.0
-3.9 |
Manufactured homes
|
9.1 | 21.5
16.8 |
2.5
1.3
-1.1
-.4 | -10.9 -17.3
7.6
12.3 |
|
|
|
|
|
Intermediate products
|
2.5 |
1.5
2.0 |
.2
.5
.2
.0 | -2.8
-1.9
-.8
.3 |
Construction supplies
|
5.1 |
6.4
6.1 |
.9
1.1
.4
-.1 | -3.0
-3.9
-1.3
2.7 |
Business supplies
|
.7 | -1.6
-.7 |
-.2
.1
.1
.0 | -2.6
-.5
-.5
-1.2 |
|
|
|
|
|
Materials
|
1.6 |
.1
3.5 |
.1
.4
.0
.3 | -1.0
-.1
-.4
2.5 |
|
|
|
|
|
Durable
|
3.8 |
1.3
9.3 |
.6
.1
.4
.6 |
-.8
-.6
-1.8
4.2 |
Consumer parts
|
-1.5 | -10.5
9.0 |
-.4
-.8
-1.6
.5 | -6.7
-7.8
7.7
6.0 |
Equipment parts
|
11.8 |
8.9
17.4 |
1.0
.7
1.4
1.2 |
3.1
4.0
-6.5
4.6 |
Semiconductors, printed circuit
|
|
|
|
|
boards, and oth. elec. comps.
|
29.5 |
8.4
|

-6.0
5.3
-9.7
-2.4
-7.2
1.9
-6.5
17.5
16.1
3.4
1.7
-.7
-.9
26.7
25.3
5.8
9.6
4.0
3.6
13.8
7.2
6.9
20.7
11.0
12.4
60.7
38.8
44.1
5.9
5.4
1.7
15.8
6.5
7.0
-12.0
8.1
9.9
7.6
-1.8
1.5
-1.3
.8
-1.5
-27.2 -37.8
-38.1
-1.4
1.3
3.1
3.0
2.6
2.4
4.6
3.3
1.3

3.4

.7
2.2

2.0

.5
4.8
-6.1
-.8
6.6
13.2

4.2

11.4

5.6
2.0

2.6
14.8

45.6

60.1 |

3.5
2.0
2.6
Other
3.0 |
.7
.0
.4
Basic metals
-8.8 |
-.9
-.6
1.0
Nondurable
-3.2 |
.5
.3
.1
Textile
-12.9 | -5.3
-.5
-.6
Paper
-6.5 | -2.7
1.6
-.4
Chemical
-2.4 |
2.4
-.3
.9
Other
3.3 |
2.5
.8
-.9
Energy
-7.2 | -2.1
1.7
-1.8
Primary
-3.3 | -2.7
1.5
-3.2
Converted fuel
-13.8 | -1.1
2.1
.8

3.5 |

7.8

8.5

-13.7
11.6 |
|
-.8 |
.0
.1 | -1.4
-1.6
-1.1
3.2 |
|
-5.7 |
2.6
-.1 | -1.2
-2.1
1.2
3.6 |
|
-2.8 | -2.4
-.3 | -2.1
-2.7
3.3
1.3 |
|
-7.2 | -8.0
.2 | -8.1
-8.0
6.9
.9 |
|
-2.7 | -2.2
-.5 | -3.3
.1
2.8
1.2 |
|
-3.6 | -1.5
-.3 |
1.1
-2.1
3.0
2.0 |
|
1.2 | -1.5
-.5 | -4.5
-3.9
2.9
.0 |
|
-.5 |
-.7
.2 |
-.5
4.6
.1
-1.7 |
|
.5 |
2.1
.9 |
-.8
3.6
-1.7
.5 |
|
-2.2 | -6.0
-.9 |
.1
6.5
3.3
-5.4 |
|
|
|
|
|
SPECIAL AGGREGATES
|
|
|
|
|
|
|
|
|
|
Total excluding:
|
|
|
|
|
Autos and trucks
|
1.8 |
2.2
.7 |
-.1
.2
.0
.2 | -2.1
-.7
-.1
1.2 |
Motor vehicles and parts
|
1.9 |
2.8
.6 |
-.1
.2
.0
.2 | -1.9
-.4
-.4
1.1 |
Computers
|
.9 |
.4
1.3 |
-.3
.1
.0
.1 | -2.6
-1.1
.2
1.7 |
Computers and semiconductors
1
|
.0 |
.0
-.2 |
-.4
.0
-.1
.0 | -3.0
-1.4
.7
1.4 |
|
|
|
|
|
Consumer goods excluding:
|
|
|
|
|
Autos and trucks
|
-.5 |
2.0
-3.2 |
-.3
.3
.0
.0 | -3.2
-.1
1.5
-.7 |
Energy
|
.0 |
2.6
3.6 |
.4
.0
-.2
.1 | -4.9
-3.1
.8
2.0 |
|
|
|
|
|
Business equipment excluding:
|
|
|
|
|
Autos and trucks
|
8.4 |
8.8
2.1 |
-.6
-.4
.0
.4 | -2.2
-1.2
-1.0
2.3 |
Computer and office equipment
|
4.1 |
.8
2.3 | -1.1
-.6
-.2
.0 | -3.7
-2.5
-.2
3.5 |
|
|
|
|
|
Materials excluding:
|
|
|
|
|
Energy
|
2.0 |
.3

37.6
-2.0
.1
-9.3
-6.6
-1.7
-2.3
.0
-8.1
-1.6
-3.1
-3.1
-2.2
.4
.9
4.5
-1.0
.3
-2.3
12.8
1.4

3.3
1.7
3.8
1.8
1.7
1.0
1.3
-.1

2.5
-.6
-.2
-.5

-4.1
-6.7
-3.8
-7.4
-.4
-7.3
2.5
1.9
3.0
.1

1.1
.6
.1
-1.2

-3.2
-5.9

16.3
6.6
9.3
3.4

7.0

-.1

1.9

4.2

5.9 |
.6
.2
.3
.3 | -1.1
-1.1
-.5
3.5 |
2.9
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------<1> Semiconductors include related electronic components.
Notes: Percent changes shown in the first and last columns are based on
seasonally adjusted data.
Estimates for February are preliminary. Estimates from November to
January are revised.