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issue: August 2009 APPLIANCE Magazine

U.S. Appliance Unit Shipments
Statistics for the month of May 2009


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This page reports the number of units shipped in the United States. It includes U.S.–made and imported appliances for the U.S. market; exports are not included. Consumer electronics are reported in unit sales.

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Factory Unit Shipments
MAY
YEAR TO DATE
Appliance
2009
2008
CHANGE
2009
2008
CHANGE
Electric ranges
249,900
303,700
-17.7%
1,316,000
1,637,800
-19.6%
Electric ovens
39,800
52,900
-24.8%
214,200
301,900
-29.0%
Electric surface cooking units
24,200
32,700
-26.0%
133,800
191,700
-30.2%
Total electric cooking
313,900
389,300
-19.4%
1,664,000
2,131,400
-21.9%
Gas ranges
149,700
173,600
-13.8%
835,700
985,100
-15.2%
Gas ovens
2,800
3,200
-12.5%
17,300
20,000
-13.5%
Gas surface cooking units
21,200
29,100
-27.1%
111,900
171,400
-34.7%
Total gas cooking
173,700
205,900
-15.6%
964,900
1,176,500
-18.0%
Microwave ovens/ranges
779,300
854,300
-8.8%
4,007,900
4,455,900
-10.1%
Total cooking
1,266,900
1,449,500
-12.6%
6,636,800
7,763,800
-14.5%
             
Chest freezers
89,600
87,000
3.0%
468,700
432,500
8.4%
Upright freezers
57,300
60,300
-5.0%
276,200
283,700
-2.6%
Total freezers
146,900
147,300
-0.3%
744,900
716,200
4.0%
Refrigerators
740,900
816,400
-9.2%
3,091,400
3,710,300
-16.7%
Total refrigeration
887,800
963,700
-7.9%
3,836,300
4,426,500
-13.3%
             
Automatic washers
578,700
639,100
-9.5%
3,200,100
3,565,400
-10.2%
Electric dryers
398,800
448,100
-11.0%
2,109,700
2,460,200
-14.2%
Gas dryers
91,700
105,300
-12.9%
495,300
581,800
-14.9%
Total dryers
490,500
553,400
-11.4%
2,605,000
3,042,000
-14.4%
Total home laundry
1,069,200
1,192,500
-10.3%
5,805,100
6,607,400
-12.1%
             
Built-in dishwashers
402,300
459,000
-12.4%
2,081,800
2,536,200
-17.9%
Portable dishwashers
4,900
6,900
-29.0%
30,600
43,000
-28.8%
Total dishwashers
407,200
465,900
-12.6%
2,112,400
2,579,200
-18.1%
             
Disposers
401,000
421,000
-4.8%
2,135,500
2,355,400
-9.3%
Household trash compactors
3,700
5,800
-36.2%
20,600
34,400
-40.1%
             
SUBTOTAL - Major Kitchen/Laundry Appliances
4,035,800
4,498,400
-10.3%
20,546,700
23,766,700
-13.5%
             
Room air-conditioners
988,000
1,668,100
-40.8%
4,523,400
6,772,600
-33.2%
Unitary air-conditioners
411,703
453,393
-9.2%
1,308,565
1,651,415
-20.8%
Heat pumps
196,551
187,842
4.6%
687,744
786,923
-12.6%
Dehumidifiers
213,100
170,400
25.1%
1,136,100
966,400
17.6%
Total air-conditioning
1,809,354
2,479,735
-27.0%
7,655,809
10,177,338
-24.8%
             
Gas warm-air furnaces
148,249
156,208
-5.1%
691,587
820,922
-15.8%
Oil warm-air furnaces
2,086
2,860
-27.1%
14,442
19,308
-25.2%
Total heating
150,335
159,068
-5.5%
706,029
840,230
-16.0%
             
Residential electric water heaters
313,492
354,395
-11.5%
1,597,548
1,783,352
-10.4%
Residential gas water heaters
299,013
335,156
-10.8%
1,603,970
1,732,460
-7.4%
Total residential water heaters
612,505
689,551
-11.2%
3,201,518
3,515,812
-8.9%
             
TOTAL
6,607,994
7,826,754
-15.6%
32,110,056
38,300,080
-16.2%
             
Commercial gas water heaters
6,220
7,317
-15.0%
34,011
38,999
-12.8%
Commercial electric water heaters
4,691
5,786
-18.9%
24,250
29,083
-16.6%
Total commercial water heaters
10,911
13,103
-16.7%
58,261
68,082
-14.4%
             
Camcorders
587,570
312,156
NA*
2,036,790
1,699,503
NA*
DVD players (1)
1,537,936
1,051,276
NA*
7,967,576
6,273,014
NA*
Digital televisions (2)
2,348,782
1,379,268
NA*
11,202,629
8,342,138
NA*
Total video electronics
4,474,288
2,742,700
NA*
21,206,995
16,314,655
NA*

Sources: Air-Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute, APPLIANCE magazine estimates, Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers, and Consumer Electronics Association.

Camcorder, DVD player, and Digital television figures are unit sales to dealers, including imports. These figures are not included in page total.

(1) Includes standalone DVD and DVD/VCR and next-generation DVD.
(2) Includes direct-view, projection and flat-panel.
(3) Month-to-date sales are not comparable between 2009 and 2008 since the weeks pattern changed.

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