Table 5 
Manufacturing capacity utilization rates by industry – Unadjusted  

Manufacturing capacity utilization rates by industry – Unadjusted
  August
2020
July
2021r
August
2021p
July to August 2021 August 2020 to August 2021
  %%% percentage point changepercentage point change
Manufacturing 76.2 75.7 77.5 1.8 1.3
Non-durable goods industries 76.3 79.5 79.3 -0.2 3.0
Food manufacturing 77.5 79.0 78.5 -0.5 1.0
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing 74.5 75.2 76.3 1.1 1.8
Beverage manufacturing 75.0 75.4 76.4 1.0 1.4
Tobacco manufacturing 72.0 74.3 75.3 1.0 3.3
Textile mills 74.7 77.4 77.0 -0.4 2.3
Textile product mills 69.9 73.4 77.8 4.4 7.9
Clothing manufacturing 81.1 71.3 75.0 3.7 -6.1
Leather and allied product manufacturing 72.5 71.4 81.0 9.6 8.5
Paper manufacturing 83.9 85.3 87.1 1.8 3.2
Printing and related support activities 69.7 69.7 70.6 0.9 0.9
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing 74.3 88.5 86.5 -2.0 12.2
Chemical manufacturing 72.7 75.1 77.4 2.3 4.7
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing 78.1 71.2 70.6 -0.6 -7.5
Plastic product manufacturing 78.3 71.9 70.7 -1.2 -7.6
Rubber product manufacturing 76.9 67.4 69.6 2.2 -7.3
Durable goods industries 76.1 72.0 75.6 3.6 -0.5
Wood product manufacturing 83.3 78.8 79.2 0.4 -4.1
Non-metallic mineral product manufacturing 78.5 76.1 79.5 3.4 1.0
Primary metal manufacturing 73.2 80.0 78.8 -1.2 5.6
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 67.8 70.9 71.6 0.7 3.8
Machinery manufacturing 67.5 72.1 77.1 5.0 9.6
Computer and electronic product manufacturing 73.8 76.2 74.3 -1.9 0.5
Electrical equipment, appliance and component manufacturing 73.5 78.4 77.8 -0.6 4.3
Transportation equipment manufacturing 81.3 60.4 71.1 10.7 -10.2
Furniture and related product manufacturing 75.9 76.6 82.2 5.6 6.3
Miscellaneous manufacturing 76.5 78.0 79.3 1.3 2.8
r
revised
p
preliminary
Note(s):
Data in this table are not seasonally adjusted.
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