United States Capacity Utilization  1967-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Capacity utilization for the industrial sector increased 0.5 percentage point to 75.9 percent in July 2016 from 75.4 percent in June. It was the highest reading since October 2015. Capacity Utilization in the United States averaged 80.39 percent from 1967 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 89.40 percent in January of 1967 and a record low of 66.89 percent in June of 2009. Capacity Utilization in the United States is reported by the Federal Reserve.

United States Capacity Utilization
Receive the next reported value for United States Capacity Utilization in you Inbox



We will not not share your email with third parties and you can unsubscribe at any time.
Please Paste this Code in your Website

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
75.92 75.38 89.40 66.89 1967 - 2016 percent Monthly
Seasonally Adjusted
Capacity utilization rate is used to measure the rate at which potential output levels are being met or used. The capacity indexes cover all facilities located in the United States, regardless of their ownership; and are constructed for 89 detailed industries (71 in manufacturing, 16 in mining, and 2 in utilities). This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Capacity Utilization - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Capacity Utilization - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2016.


Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2016-06-15 01:15 PM May 74.9% 75.3% 75.2% 75.43%
2016-07-15 01:15 PM Jun 75.4% 74.9% 75% 74.8%
2016-08-16 01:15 PM Jul 75.9% 75.4% 75.6% 75.5%
2016-09-15 01:15 PM Aug 75.9% 76.17%
2016-10-17 01:15 PM Sep 76.41%
2016-11-16 02:15 PM Oct 76.70%

United States Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 52.60 53.20 77.50 29.40 [+]
Manufacturing PMI 52.10 52.90 57.90 50.70 [+]
Non Manufacturing PMI 55.50 56.50 62.00 37.60 percent [+]
Services PMI 51.40 51.40 61.00 49.30 Index Points [+]
Composite Pmi 51.80 51.20 61.00 50.00 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production -0.50 -0.70 62.00 -33.70 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.70 0.40 16.60 -10.40 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 0.20 0.30 67.90 -39.40 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 75.92 75.38 89.40 66.89 percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders -4.00 -2.80 23.00 -18.40 percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders Ex Defense -3.90 -1.60 25.70 -19.20 percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders Ex Transportation -0.50 -0.40 2.80 -4.40 percent [+]
Factory Orders Ex Transportation 0.40 0.20 4.60 -7.10 percent [+]
Factory Orders -1.50 -1.20 10.20 -9.70 percent [+]
New Orders 447425.00 455239.00 565232.00 223500.00 USD Million [+]
Business Inventories 0.20 0.20 1.40 -2.10 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories -8.10 40.70 117.20 -206.10 USD Billion [+]
Wholesale Inventories 0.30 0.20 2.10 -2.00 percent [+]
Bankruptcies 25227.00 24797.00 82446.00 19695.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 1388.50 1380.40 1642.70 14.40 USD Billion [+]
NFIB Business Optimism Index 94.60 94.50 107.70 80.10 Index Points [+]
Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index 2.00 -2.90 58.50 -57.90 Index Points [+]
Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index -11.00 10.00 26.00 -43.00 Index Points [+]
Ism New York Index 60.70 45.40 88.80 23.40 percent [+]
NY Empire State Manufacturing Index -4.21 0.55 38.99 -34.82 Index Points [+]
Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index -1.30 -18.30 46.60 -59.50 Index Points [+]
Chicago Fed National Activity Index 0.27 0.05 2.71 -5.05 [+]
Chicago Pmi 55.80 56.80 78.80 21.40 Index Points [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 17.88 16.74 21.77 9.05 Millions [+]
Car Production 4.02 4.12 9.92 1.29 Million Units [+]
Car Registrations 640.75 567.10 1149.00 331.50 Thousand [+]
Crude Oil Stocks Change 2.50 -2.51 12.49 -15.22 BBL/1Million [+]
Natural Gas Stocks Change 22.00 29.00 147.00 -287.00 Billion cf [+]
Gasoline Stocks Change 36.00 -2724.00 11456.00 -8419.00 Thousand Barrels (MB) [+]
Leading Economic Index 177.74 179.01 179.01 70.21 Index Points [+]
Small Business Sentiment 51.67 49.03 59.12 48.35 [+]
Steel Production 6833.00 6820.00 11951.00 3799.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Mining Production -10.20 -9.80 13.70 -12.50 percent [+]
Ease of Doing Business 7.00 7.00 7.00 4.00 [+]
Corruption Index 76.00 74.00 78.00 71.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 16.00 17.00 24.00 14.00 [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.61 5.54 5.79 5.42 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 3.00 3.00 7.00 1.00 [+]




Last
Argentina 64.90 Jun/16
Australia 81.51 Jul/16
Austria 83.20 Sep/16
Bangladesh 55.00 Jun/03
Belgium 80.50 Sep/16
Benin 72.10 Mar/16
Bolivia 71.00 Dec/12
Brazil 77.40 Jun/16
Bulgaria 73.50 Sep/16
Burkina Faso 65.60 Mar/16
Canada 81.40 Mar/16
Colombia 75.22 Jun/16
Denmark 81.30 Sep/16
Estonia 73.00 Sep/16
Euro Area 81.60 Sep/16
European Union 81.50 Sep/16
Finland 73.80 Sep/16
France 83.40 Sep/16
Germany 84.70 Sep/16
Greece 62.10 Jun/16
Guinea Bissau 57.10 Mar/16
Indonesia 77.01 Jun/16
Italy 76.40 Jun/16
Ivory Coast 60.40 Mar/16
Japan 95.60 Jun/16
Latvia 71.80 Sep/16
Lithuania 75.50 Sep/16
Luxembourg 77.60 Sep/16
Malaysia 81.00 Jun/16
Maldives 60.50 May/16
Mali 62.00 Mar/16
Malta 79.80 Sep/16
Mexico 80.60 Jun/16
Netherlands 81.70 Sep/16
New Zealand 92.90 Jun/16
Niger 33.90 Mar/16
Nigeria 53.70 Dec/15
Norway 77.30 Jun/16
Peru 32.08 Jan/16
Philippines 83.50 Jun/16
Poland 79.50 Sep/16
Portugal 80.21 Jun/16
Romania 77.50 Sep/16
Russia 63.00 Jun/16
Senegal 65.90 Mar/16
Slovakia 84.30 Sep/16
Slovenia 83.70 Sep/16
South Africa 82.20 Mar/16
South Korea 112.00 Jun/16
Spain 79.02 Sep/16
Sri Lanka 81.00 Dec/15
Sweden 88.80 Jun/16
Switzerland 80.61 Sep/16
Thailand 64.91 Jun/16
Togo 44.70 Mar/16
Turkey 75.70 Jul/16
United Kingdom 81.10 Sep/16
United States 75.92 Jul/16