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Table 8a: Direct Elasticities of Conditional Input Demand
Mean Values: 1950 - 1991

Industry Code Industry Title Mathematical Formula Mathematical Formula Mathematical Formula
1 Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries -0.0924 0.0228 -0.1019
2 Metal Mining 0.0126 0.0898 -0.0005
3 Coal Mining -0.0099 0.1013 -0.0301
4 Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas -0.0708 -0.0177 -0.0851
5 Nonmetallic Mineral Mining -0.0020 0.0792 -0.0167
6 Construction -0.1129 0.1015 -0.1268
7 Food and Kindred Products -0.1091 0.1459 -0.1042
8 Tobacco Manufactures -0.0490 0.0530 -0.0435
9 Textile Mill products -0.0576 0.1941 -0.0549
10 Apparel and Other Textile Products -0.0476 0.3065 -0.0564
11 Lumber and Wood Products -0.0613 0.2252 -0.0700
12 Furniture and Fixtures -0.0258 0.1908 -0.0378
13 Paper and Allied Products -0.0600 0.0713 -0.0673
14 Printing and Publishing -0.0644 0.0876 -0.0800
15 Chemicals and Allied Products -0.0774 0.0171 -0.0824
16 Petroleum Refining -0.1067 0.1817 -0.0645
17 Rubber and Plastic Products -0.0509 0.2601 -0.0608
18 Leather and Leather Products -0.0064 0.1979 -0.0165
19 Stone, Clay and Glass Products -0.0425 0.0924 -0.0567
20 Primary Metals -0.0765 0.1425 -0.0769
21 Fabricated Metal Products -0.0640 0.0961 -0.0760
22 Machinery, Except Electrical -0.0609 0.1029 -0.0739
23 Electrical Machinery -0.0564 0.1071 -0.0670
24 Motor Vehicles -0.0831 0.1214 -0.0848
25 Other Transportation Equipment -0.0676 0.0775 -0.0808
26 Instruments -0.0226 0.1146 -0.0412
27 Miscellaneous Manufacturing -0.0284 0.1548 -0.0393
28 Transportation and Warehousing -0.0885 0.0231 -0.1110
29 Communication -0.0572 -0.0050 -0.0985
30 Electric Utilities -0.0728 -0.01859 -0.0901
31 Gas Utilities -0.0727 0.0282 -0.0659
32 Trade -0.1150 -0.0039 -0.1487
33 Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate -0.1122 -0.0498 -0.1496
34 Other Services -0.1194 -0.0405 -0.1496
35 Government Enterprises -0.0514 0.0289 -0.0750


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