Capacity Utilization in the United States decreased to 78.40 percent in October from 78.50 percent in September of 2018. Capacity Utilization in the United States averaged 80.25 percent from 1967 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 89.39 percent in January of 1967 and a record low of 66.71 percent in June of 2009.
Capacity Utilization in the United States is expected to be 78.30 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Capacity Utilization in the United States to stand at 78.82 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Capacity Utilization is projected to trend around 78.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.