Direct Requirements Table

From Open Risk Manual


Direct Requirements Table is the commodity-by-industry direct requirements table iderived from the Use Table by relating commodity inputs used by an industry to the industry's output.

The values in this table, referred to as "direct requirements coefficients," are in ratio format and show the dollar amount of a commodity required directly by an industry to produce a dollar of the industry’s output.[1]

See Also


  1. Concepts and Methods of the US Input-Output Accounts. K.J.Horowitz, M.A.Planting, 2009