Box: Data Availability

This article presents the summary estimates of the 1992 benchmark input-output (I-O) accounts in the requirements tables for 97 industries. The summary estimates of the accounts in the make of commodities (production) by industries and the use of commodities (consumption) by industries was presented in the November 1997 SURVEY OF CURRENT BUSINESS.

These summary estimates and more detailed estimates for 498 industries at the I-O six-digit level, including a discussion of the matrix algebra underlying the derivation of the tables, are available on the following diskettes:

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