uscensus banner
| MAIN | SEARCH | FEEDBACK | FAQ | GLOSSARY | COUNTRIES | MAPS | ITA HOME PAGE |

Custom Search

MAIN CATEGORIES:
1. Population
2. Vital Statistics
3. Health and Nutrition
4. Education
5. Law Enforcement, Courts
and Prisons
6. Geography and Environment
7. Parks, Recreation, Travel
8. Elections
9. State and Local Government
Finances and Employment
10. Federal Government
Finances and Employment
11. National Defense and
Veterans Affairs
12. Social Insurance and Human
Services
13. Labor Force, Employment,
and Earnings
14. Income, Expenditures, and
Wealth
15. Prices
16. Banking, Finance, and
Insurance
17. Business Enterprise
18. Communications and
Information Technology
19. Energy
20. Science and Technology
21. Transportation - Land
22. Transportation - Air
and Water
23. Agriculture
24. Natural Resources
25. Construction and Housing
26. Manufactures
27. Domestic Trade and
Services
28. Foreign Commerce and Aid
29. Outlying Areas
30. Comparative International
Statistics
31. Industrial Outlook
32. 1997 Economic Census





924. Recording Media--Manufacturers' Shipments and Value

[(577.4 represents 577,400,000) Domestic shipments based on reports of manufacturers representing more than 85 percent of the market. Domestic value data based on list prices of records and other media. Minus sign (-) indicates returns greater than shipments]

 
MEDIUM 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
 
UNIT SHIPMENTS 1 (mil.)
  Total 2 577.4 578.0 679.8 653.0 618.3 706.8 761.9 806.7 865.7 801.0 895.5 955.6 1,122.7 1,112.7 1,137.2 1,063.4 1,124.3 1,160.6
CD's (X) 0.8 5.8 22.6 53.0 102.1 149.7 207.2 286.5 333.3 407.5 495.4 662.1 722.9 778.9 753.1 847.0 938.9
CD singles (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) 1.6 -0.1 1.1 5.7 7.3 7.8 9.3 21.5 43.2 66.7 56.0 55.9
Cassettes 182.3 236.8 332.0 339.1 344.5 410.0 450.1 446.2 442.2 360.1 366.4 339.5 345.4 272.6 225.3 172.6 158.5 123.6
Cassette singles (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (3) 5.1 22.5 76.2 87.4 69.0 84.6 85.6 81.1 70.7 59.9 42.2 26.4 14.2
Albums--LPs and EPs 243.9 209.6 204.6 167.0 125.2 107.0 72.4 34.6 11.7 4.8 2.3 1.2 1.9 2.2 2.9 2.7 3.4 2.9
Vinyl singles 137.2 124.8 131.5 120.7 93.9 82.0 65.6 36.6 27.6 22.0 19.8 15.1 11.7 10.2 10.1 7.5 5.4 5.3
Music video (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) 6.1 9.2 6.1 7.6 11.0 11.2 12.6 16.9 18.6 27.2 19.8
DVDs 4 (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) 0.5 2.5
 
VALUE (mil. dol.)
  Total 2 3,641.6 3,814.3 4,370.4 4,378.8 4,651.1 5,567.5 6,254.8 6,579.4 7,541.1 7,834.2 9,024.0 10,046.6 12,068.0 12,320.3 12,533.8 12,236.8 13,723.5 14,584.5
CD's (X) 17.2 103.3 389.5 930.1 1,593.6 2,089.9 2,587.7 3,451.6 4,337.7 5,326.5 6,511.4 8,464.5 9,377.4 9,934.7 9,915.1 11,416.0 12,816.3
CD singles (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) 9.8 -0.7 6.0 35.1 45.1 45.8 56.1 110.9 184.1 272.7 213.2 222.4
Cassettes 1,384.5 1,810.9 2,383.9 2,411.5 2,499.5 2,959.7 3,385.1 3,345.8 3,472.4 3,019.6 3,116.3 2,915.8 2,976.4 2,303.6 1,905.3 1,522.7 1,419.9 1,061.6
Cassette singles (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (3) 14.3 57.3 194.6 257.9 230.4 298.8 298.5 274.9 236.3 189.3 133.5 94.4 48.0
Albums--LPs and EPs 1,925.1 1,689.0 1,548.8 1,280.5 983.0 793.1 532.2 220.3 86.5 29.4 13.5 10.6 17.8 25.1 36.8 33.3 34.0 31.8
Vinyl singles 283.0 269.3 298.7 281.0 228.1 203.3 180.4 116.4 94.4 63.9 66.4 51.2 47.2 46.7 47.5 35.6 25.7 27.9
Music video (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) 115.4 172.3 118.1 157.4 213.3 231.1 220.3 236.1 323.9 508.0 376.7
DVDs 4 (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) (X) 12.2 66.3


X Not applicable.
1 Net units, after returns.
2 Includes discontinued media.
3 Represents 6 months of sales.
4 Included in music videos for 1999.

Source: Recording Industry Association of America, Washington, D.C., Internet site (accessed August 03 2000)

http://www.riaa.com/



https://allcountries.org/uscensus/924_recording_media_manufacturers'_shipments_and_value.html

These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

Copyright © 2006 Photius Coutsoukis and Information Technology Associates, all rights reserved.