Capacity Utilization Rate - 50 Year Historical Chart

This interactive chart shows Capacity Utilization back to 1967. Capacity Utilization is the percentage of resources used by corporations and factories to produce goods in manufacturing, mining, and electric and gas utilities for all facilities located in the United States (excluding those in U.S. territories). We can also think of capacity utilization as how much capacity is being used from the total available capacity to produce demanded finished products. The current capacity utilization rate as of October 2017 is 77.00.

 
  


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Historical Data

Date Value
Oct 201777.00
Sep 201776.40
Aug 201776.10
Jul 201776.50
Jun 201776.60
May 201776.60
Apr 201776.60
Mar 201775.90
Feb 201775.80
Jan 201775.70
Dec 201676.00
Nov 201675.50
Oct 201675.70
Sep 201675.60
Aug 201675.80
Jul 201675.90
Jun 201675.80
May 201675.60
Apr 201675.20
Mar 201674.90
Feb 201675.60
Jan 201675.70
Dec 201575.40
Nov 201575.70
Oct 201576.30
Sep 201576.40
Aug 201576.70
Jul 201576.70
Jun 201576.40
May 201576.60
Apr 201576.90
Mar 201577.30
Feb 201577.70
Jan 201578.00
Dec 201478.60
Nov 201478.90
Oct 201478.30
Sep 201478.40
Aug 201478.30
Jul 201478.50
Jun 201478.60
May 201478.40
Apr 201478.10
Mar 201478.10
Feb 201477.60
Jan 201477.00
Dec 201377.50
Nov 201377.40
Oct 201377.10
Sep 201377.20
Aug 201376.90
Jul 201376.40
Jun 201376.80
May 201376.70
Apr 201376.80
Mar 201376.90
Feb 201376.90
Jan 201376.60