Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2018
Document and Entity Information  
Entity Registrant Name CUMMINS INC.
Trading Symbol CMI
Entity Central Index Key 0000026172
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer
Document Type 10-Q
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2018
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2018
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3
Amendment Flag false
Entity Emerging Growth Company false
Entity Small Business false
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding 160,561,303
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes