Capacity utilization in the united States decreased 0.3 percentage point to 80% in June of 2022, below forecasts of 80.6 percent. Capacity utilization for manufacturing fell 0.5 percentage point to 79.3%, and the operating rate for utilities fell 1.2 percentage points to 75.8%. On the other hand, capacity utilization for mining jumped 1.2 percentage points to 88%. source: Federal Reserve
Capacity Utilization in the United States averaged 80.05 percent from 1967 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 89.40 percent in January of 1967 and a record low of 64.50 percent in April of 2020. 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 - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2022.
Capacity Utilization in the United States is expected to be 79.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the United States Capacity Utilization is projected to trend around 77.50 percent in 2023 and 78.40 percent in 2024, according to our econometric models.