World Manufacturing Output 1997-2020

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Manufacturing refers to industries belonging to ISIC divisions 15-37. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • World manufacturing output for 2018 was $14,174.02B, a 7.8% increase from 2017.
  • World manufacturing output for 2017 was $13,148.01B, a 6.93% increase from 2016.
  • World manufacturing output for 2016 was $12,295.92B, a 0.53% increase from 2015.
  • World manufacturing output for 2015 was $12,231.29B, a 3.5% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Billions of US $
World $14,174.02B
East Asia & Pacific $6,499.09B
European Union $2,432.46B
Euro Area $2,063.54B
Latin America & Caribbean $759.61B
South Asia $509.07B
Sub-Saharan Africa $175.84B
World Manufacturing Output - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2018 $14,174.02B 0.00%
2017 $13,148.01B 15.59%
2016 $12,295.92B 15.50%
2015 $12,231.29B 15.58%
2014 $12,674.70B 15.43%
2013 $12,250.74B 15.43%
2012 $12,009.15B 15.63%
2011 $11,767.18B 15.80%
2010 $10,545.99B 15.91%
2009 $9,330.01B 15.61%
2008 $10,213.63B 16.48%
2007 $9,436.93B 16.93%
2006 $8,396.70B 17.08%
2005 $7,768.13B 17.15%
2004 $7,254.28B 17.35%
2003 $6,490.96B 15.98%
2002 $5,842.37B 16.12%
2001 $5,774.72B 16.50%
2000 $6,148.72B 17.07%
1999 $6,001.49B 17.20%
1998 $5,841.31B 17.48%
1997 $5,971.44B 17.53%