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Manufacturing involves the mechanical or chemical transformation of materials or substances into new products. Data from both the censuses and current surveys of manufactures are the principal sources of facts about the structure and function in this sector of the U.S. economy.
Mineral industries are those primarily engaged in mining or extracting minerals that occur naturally, whether in solid, liquid, or gaseous form; preparing them on-site as necessary, and exploring any developing mineral properties.
All documents are in PDF format with a filesize ≤1MB unless otherwise stated.
The Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories, and Orders (M3) survey provides broad-based, monthly statistical data on economic conditions in the domestic manufacturing sector. The survey measures current industrial activity and provides an indication of future business trends. Data are used by the Executive Branch of the Government for developing economic, fiscal, and monetary policy; the Bureau of Economic Analysis as components of the gross domestic product estimates; and trade associations, corporate economists, and other members of the business community as an analytical tool for assessing the current and future economic condition of the country.
January 2001 - December 2006 [1.4 MB]
January 1992 - December 2005 [2.0 MB]
January 1992 - December 2004 [2.8 MB]
1992 - 2002 [2.4 MB]
1992 - 2001 [1.8 MB]
1992 - 2000 [4.4 MB]
1987 - 1997 [2.1 MB]
1987 - 1996 [1.9 MB]
1982 - 1995 [5.7 MB]
Presents data at the United States level on capacity utilization rates. The capacity utilization rates are shown by industry (including four-digit Standard Industrial Classification categories).
Presents data for industry groups and industries on number of establishments, employment, payroll, value added by manufacture cost of materials consumed and capital expenditures. This report covers the following geography: United States, State, MA'S, and large industrial counties and places. Detailed statistics--including inventories, assets, rents, and energy costs--are presented only in statewide totals. Manufacturing totals are presented for every county and for places with significant manufacturing activity. Detailed statistics--including inventories, assets, rents, and energy costs--are presented only in statewide totals.
Note: All files less than 2 MB.
20A - Meat Products Industry
20B - Dairy Products Industry
20C - Preserved Fruits and Vegetables Industry
20D - Grain Mill Products Industry
20E - Bakery Products Industry
20F - Sugar and Confectionery Products Industry
20G - Fats and Oils Industry
20H - Beverages Industry
20I - Miscellaneous Food and Kindred Products Industry
22A - Weaving and Floor Covering Mills Industry
22B - Knitting Mills Industry
22C - Dyeing and Finishing Textiles, Except Wool Fabrics and Knit Goods Industry
22D - Yarn and Thread Mills Industry
22E - Miscellaneous Textile Goods Industry
23A - Men's and Boys' Apparel Industry
23B - Women's and Misses' Outerwear Industry
23C - Women's and Children's Underwear; headwear; Children's Outerwear Industry
23D - Miscellaneous Apparel and Accessories Industry
23E - Miscellaneous Fabricated Textile Products Industry
24A - Logging Camps, Sawmills, and Planing Mills Industry
24B - Millwork, Plywood, and Structural Wood Members, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry
24C - Wooden Containers and Miscellaneous Wood Products
24D - Wood Buildings and Mobile Homes Industry
27A - Newspapers, Periodicals, Books, and Miscellaneous Publishing Industry
27B - Commercial Printing and Manifold Business Forms Industry
27C - Greeting Cards; Bookbinding; Printing Trade Services Industry
28A - Industrial Inorganic Chemicals Industry
28B - Plastics Materials, Synthetic Rubber, and Manmade Fibers Industry
28C - Drugs Industry
28D - Soaps, Cleaners, and Toilet Goods Industry
28E - Paints and Allied Products Industry
28F - Industrial Organic Chemicals Industry
28G - Agricultural Chemicals Industry
28H - Miscellaneous Chemical Products Industry
32A - Glass Products Industry
32B - Cement and Structural Clay Products Industry
32C - Pottery and Related Products Industry
32D - Concrete, Plaster, and Cut Stone Products Industry
32E - Abrasive, Asbestos, and Miscellaneous Nonmetallic Mineral Products Industry
33A - Blast Furnaces, Steel Works, and Rolling and Finishing Mills Industry
33B - Ferrous and Nonferrous Foundries Industry
33C - Smelting and Refining of Nonferrous Metals and Alloys Industry
33D - Nonferrous Metal Mills and Miscellaneous Primary Metal Products Industry
34A - Metal Cans, Cutlery, Handtools, and General Hardware Industry
34B - Heating Apparatus (Except Electric and Warm Air Furnaces) and Plumbing Fixtures Industry
34C - Fabricated Structural Metal Products Industry
34D - Screw Machine Products, Fasteners and Washers; Metal Forgings and Stampings; and Metal Services Industry
34E - Ordnance and Accessories, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry
34F - Miscellaneous Fabricated Metal Products Industry
35A - Engines and Turbines and Farm Machinery and Equipment Industry
35B - Construction, Mining, and Materials Handling Machinery and Equipment Industry
35C - Metalworking Machinery and Equipment Industry
35D - Special Industry Machinery, Except Metalworking Machinery Industry
35E - General Industrial Machinery and Equipment Industry
35F - Office and Computing Machines Industry
35G - Service Industry Machines Industry
35H - Miscellaneous Machinery, Except Electrical Industry
36A - Electrical Transmission and Distribution Equipment and Electrical Industrial Apparatus Industry
36B - Household Appliances Industry
36C - Electric Lighting and Wiring Equipment Industry
36D - Communication Equipment, Including Radio and Television Industry
36E - Electronic Components Industry
36F - Miscellaneous Electrical Equipment and Supplies Industry
38A - Search and Navigation Equipment and Engineering, Measuring, Controlling, and Optical Instruments Industry
38B - Medical Instruments; Ophthalmic Goods; Photographic Equipment; Clocks, Watches, and Watchcases Industry
39A - Jewelry, Silverware, and Plated Ware Industry
39B - Musical Instruments and Parts; Toys and Sporting Goods Industry
39C - Office Supplies, Costume Jewelry and Notions Industry
39D - Miscellaneous Manufactures Industry
Presents data for industry groups and industries on number of establishments, employment, payroll, value added by manufacture cost of materials consumed and capital expenditures. It provides data for the United States, State, MA'S, and large industrial counties and places. Detailed statistics--including inventories, assets, rents, and energy costs--are presented only in statewide totals. Manufacturing totals are presented for every county and for places with significant manufacturing activity. Detailed statistics--including inventories, assets, rents, and energy costs--are presented only in statewide totals.
New England States - CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT
Middle Atlantic States - NJ, NY, PA
East North Central States - IL, IN, MI, OH, WI
West North Central States - IA, KS, MN, MO, NE, ND, SD
South Atlantic States - DE, DC, FL, GA, MD, NC, SC, VA, WV
East South Central States - AL, KY, MS, TN
West South Central States - AR, LA, OK, TX
Mountain States - AZ, CO, ID, MT, NV, NM, UT, WY
Pacific States - AK, CA, HI, OR, WA
Provides information for an industry or a group of related industries (such as clay, ceramic, and refractory minerals). Final figures for the United States are provided for each of 31 mineral industries on quantity and value of products shipped; quantity and cost of supplies used, machinery installed, and fuels consumed; capital expenditures; rents; purchased services; inventories; employment; payrolls; hours worked; value added by mining; and number of establishments and companies. In addition, general statistics are shown by State, type of operation, and employment size class of establishment for 1987 and 1992.
Additional information on Manufacturing and Mining Reports