Table 5 
Manufacturing capacity utilization rates by industry – Unadjusted  

Manufacturing capacity utilization rates by industry – Unadjusted
  March
2021
February
2022r
March
2022p
February to March 2022 March 2021 to March 2022
  %%% percentage point changepercentage point change
Manufacturing 79.7 76.6 81.7 5.1 2.0
Non-durable goods industries 79.3 79.9 84.3 4.4 5.0
Food manufacturing 77.8E 77.0E 82.3E 5.3 4.5
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing 71.2 71.7 78.9 7.2 7.7
Beverage manufacturing 70.8E 70.5E 78.3E 7.8 7.5
Tobacco manufacturing 72.9 79.3 83.1 3.8 10.2
Textile mills 81.6 78.8E 87.8E 9.0 6.2
Textile product mills 77.1 68.7E 77.1E 8.4 0.0
Clothing manufacturing 71.3 82.0E 84.6E 2.6 13.3
Leather and allied product manufacturing 74.4E 76.0 84.3E 8.3 9.9
Paper manufacturing 86.8 82.0 87.5 5.5 0.7
Printing and related support activities 73.0E 70.0E 78.2E 8.2 5.2
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing 82.6 89.6 91.3 1.7 8.7
Chemical manufacturing 81.0 78.7 81.7E 3.0 0.7
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing 76.1 74.5E 79.1E 4.6 3.0
Plastic product manufacturing 75.3E 74.6E 78.7E 4.1 3.4
Rubber product manufacturing 80.3 74.0 81.8 7.8 1.5
Durable goods industries 80.1 73.5 79.3 5.8 -0.8
Wood product manufacturing 89.4 83.3 85.9 2.6 -3.5
Non-metallic mineral product manufacturing 74.1E 60.8E 68.0E 7.2 -6.1
Primary metal manufacturing 79.7 72.5 75.2 2.7 -4.5
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 70.6E 71.6E 74.7E 3.1 4.1
Machinery manufacturing 76.7E 75.5E 78.2E 2.7 1.5
Computer and electronic product manufacturing 84.4 74.7 84.4 9.7 0.0
Electrical equipment, appliance and component manufacturing 79.1 80.9E 87.3E 6.4 8.2
Transportation equipment manufacturing 82.3 70.1 80.5 10.4 -1.8
Furniture and related product manufacturing 78.5E 81.0E 87.3E 6.3 8.8
Miscellaneous manufacturing 79.1 75.1 81.8E 6.7 2.7
r
revised
p
preliminary
E
use with caution
Note(s):
Data in this table are not seasonally adjusted.
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