United States Capacity Utilization 1967-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Capacity Utilization in the United States increased to 80.10 percent in November of 2014 from 79.30 percent in October of 2014. Capacity Utilization in the United States averaged 80.57 percent from 1967 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 89.39 percent in January of 1967 and a record low of 66.93 percent in June of 2009. Capacity Utilization in the United States is reported by the Federal Reserve.

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United States Capacity Utilization


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
80.10 79.30 89.39 66.93 1967 - 2014 percent Monthly
Seasonally Adjusted
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Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-10-16 02:15 PM
Capacity Utilization  Sep
79.3% 78.7% (R) 79.0% 79.09%
2014-11-17 02:15 PM
Capacity Utilization  Oct
78.9% 79.2% (R) 79.3% 79.29%
2014-12-15 02:15 PM
Capacity Utilization  Nov
80.1% 79.3% (R) 79.3% 79.06%
2015-01-16 02:15 PM
Capacity Utilization  Dec
80.1% 80.29%
2015-02-18 02:15 PM
Capacity Utilization  Jan
80.55%
2015-03-16 01:15 PM
Capacity Utilization  Feb
80.74%


United States Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 58.70 59.00 77.50 29.40 percent [+]
Manufacturing PMI 53.70 54.80 57.90 51.00 [+]
Services PMI 56.20 57.10 61.00 49.30 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 5.20 4.00 62.00 -33.70 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 1.30 0.10 6.43 -4.21 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 4.80 3.40 22.96 -17.85 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 80.10 79.30 89.39 66.93 percent [+]
Chicago Fed National Activity Index 0.14 0.47 2.66 -4.96 [+]
Durable Goods Orders 0.30 -0.90 22.50 -18.30 percent [+]
Non Manufacturing PMI 59.30 57.10 62.00 37.60 percent [+]
Factory Orders -0.70 -0.50 10.50 -10.00 percent [+]
New Orders 496563.00 499866.00 558155.00 223465.00 USD Million [+]
Business Inventories 0.20 0.30 1.40 -2.10 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 79.10 84.80 117.20 -206.10 USD Billion [+]
Wholesale Inventories 0.40 0.40 2.38 -2.07 percent [+]
Bankruptcies 28319.00 30113.00 82446.00 19695.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 2150.00 2106.20 2150.00 30.10 USD Billion [+]
NFIB Business Optimism Index 98.10 96.10 107.70 80.10 Index Points [+]
NY Empire State Manufacturing Index -3.58 10.16 39.09 -33.73 Index Points [+]
Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index 40.80 20.70 58.90 -57.90 Index Points [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 17.20 16.46 21.77 9.17 Millions [+]
Car Registrations 615.50 666.40 1149.00 331.50 Thousand [+]
Chicago Pmi 60.80 66.20 78.90 21.40 Index Points [+]
Composite Pmi 56.10 57.20 61.00 54.10 Index Points [+]
Crude Oil Stocks Change -0.87 -3.69 12.49 -15.22 BBL/1Million [+]
Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index 10.50 10.50 47.20 -60.40 Index Points [+]
Durable Goods Orders Ex Transportation -0.90 0.20 6.50 -11.60 percent [+]
Factory Orders Ex Transportation -1.40 0.00 4.70 -6.50 percent [+]
Ism New York Index 62.40 54.80 88.80 23.40 percent [+]
Leading Economic Index 160.12 159.60 157.71 72.41 Index Points [+]
Natural Gas Stocks Change -51.00 -22.00 147.00 -287.00 Billion cf [+]
Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index 4.00 20.00 27.00 -42.00 Index Points [+]


Capacity Utilization Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 80.48 Nov/14 80.43 84.67 78.24 percent [+]
Brazil 82.40 Oct/14 82.30 84.50 68.58 percent [+]
Canada 83.40 Aug/14 82.80 87.60 70.70 percent [+]
Euro Area 80.00 Nov/14 79.90 85.30 69.60 percent [+]
France 80.90 Nov/14 82.10 90.30 71.40 percent [+]
Germany 83.70 Nov/14 84.00 88.70 70.20 percent [+]
Indonesia 78.18 Aug/14 76.97 78.18 62.43 percent [+]
Italy 72.30 Nov/14 73.20 80.30 64.90 percent [+]
Japan 100.60 Oct/14 99.90 122.00 62.70 Index Points [+]
Mexico 79.20 Sep/14 79.80 81.30 74.40 percent [+]
Netherlands 80.30 Nov/14 79.70 86.50 74.40 percent [+]
Russia 62.07 Nov/14 61.52 65.00 38.00 percent [+]
South Korea 110.70 Oct/14 110.60 110.70 4.20 Index Points [+]
Spain 76.83 Nov/14 75.75 90.00 68.86 percent [+]
Switzerland 82.09 Nov/14 82.30 90.00 75.04 percent [+]
Turkey 74.50 Nov/14 74.90 82.00 58.70 percent [+]
United Kingdom 82.00 Nov/14 83.90 85.20 38.00 percent [+]
United States 80.10 Nov/14 79.30 89.39 66.93 percent [+]