Table 6.—Percent Changes in Chain-Type Price Indexes by Industry Group, 1993-97

[Percent change from preceding period]

1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 Average annual rate of change, 1992-97
Gross domestic product 2.6 2.4 2.3 1.9 1.9 2.2
Private industries/1/ 2.5 1.8 2.5 1.9 1.7 2.1
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing:
Gross output 2.6 -.6 2.0 8.3 -3.6 1.7
Intermediate inputs 1.9 2.2 1.0 6.2 2.2 2.7
Gross product 3.7 -3.5 3.1 10.7 -9.6 .6
Mining:
Gross output -.5 -3.9 .3 16.4 -.2 2.2
Intermediate inputs 1.3 -1.2 1.8 10.4 .7 2.5
Gross product -1.9 -5.7 -.7 20.2 -.7 1.9
Construction:
Gross output 3.2 3.5 4.0 2.5 3.2 3.3
Intermediate inputs 3.0 3.0 3.2 1.6 3.1 2.8
Gross product 3.5 4.0 4.7 3.1 3.2 3.7
Manufacturing:
Gross output 1.0 1.2 2.3 -.2 -.8 .7
Intermediate inputs .8 1.7 4.2 -.5 -1.0 1.0
Gross product 1.4 .5 -1.1 .3 -.5 .1
Durable goods:
Gross output 1.1 1.3 .1 -2.4 -1.6 -.3
Intermediate inputs 1.1 2.1 2.2 -2.5 -1.1 .3
Gross product 1.2 0 -3.3 -2.1 -2.5 -1.3
Nondurable goods:
Gross output .9 1.2 4.8 2.5 .1 1.9
Intermediate inputs .5 1.2 6.5 1.9 -.9 1.8
Gross product 1.7 1.1 1.8 3.5 2.1 2.0
Transportation and public utilities/1/ 1.8 .7 1.6 -.4 1.3 1.0
Transportation/1/ 1.1 1.5 2.0 -1.3 2.5 1.1
Communications:
Gross output 1.3 .6 2.2 -1.1 -2.0 .2
Intermediate inputs -.5 -2.2 2.2 -4.8 -3.0 -1.7
Gross product 2.2 2.2 2.5 1.3 -.6 1.5
Electric, gas, and sanitary services:
Gross output 2.6 -.7 -.7 1.4 1.7 .9
Intermediate inputs 3.7 1.0 -2.9 8.3 1.9 2.3
Gross product 2.1 -1.5 .2 -1.0 1.6 .3
Wholesale trade:
Gross output 1.8 2.7 3.4 .1 -.1 1.6
Intermediate inputs 2.3 2.6 3.6 2.2 1.9 2.5
Gross product 1.6 2.7 3.3 -.9 -1.0 1.1
Retail trade:
Gross output 1.5 1.6 1.1 .1 .1 .9
Intermediate inputs 2.1 2.5 2.9 2.5 2.5 2.5
Gross product 1.2 1.1 0 -1.3 -1.1 0
Finance, insurance, and real estate/1/ 3.7 2.1 6.6 2.9 5.0 4.1
Services/1/ 3.6 3.8 3.0 3.4 3.5 3.4
Government/1/ 3.1 3.1 3.3 3.1 2.7 3.1
Addenda:
Private goods-producing industries/2/:
Gross output 1.5 1.2 2.4 1.2 -.5 1.1
Intermediate inputs 1.2 1.8 3.9 .3 -.5 1.3
Gross product 2.1 .4 .3 2.5 -.6 .9
Private services-producing industries/1//3/ 2.6 2.4 3.5 1.6 2.5 2.5

1. Gross product price index. Estimates for gross output and for intermediate inputs are not shown for this industry group, because data are not available. See footnote 11 in the text.

2. Consists of agriculture, forestry, and fishing; mining; construction; and manufacturing.

3. Consists of transportation and public utilities; wholesale trade; retail trade; finance, insurance, and real estate; and services.