Table 1. Recent labor productivity, unit labor costs, and related data



Table 1. Recent labor productivity, unit labor costs, and related data
Industry 2012 NAICS code 2015
Employment
(thousands)
Percent change, 2014-2015
Labor productivity Unit labor costs Output Hours worked Labor compensation

Wholesale Trade

Wholesale trade

42

6,015.1 1.6 1.5 2.5 0.9 4.0

Durable goods

423

3,001.6 0.3 2.0 1.4 1.1 3.4

Motor vehicles and parts

4231

336.3 0.8 0.3 3.8 3.0 4.1

Furniture and furnishings

4232

108.7 0.9 3.8 6.3 5.4 10.3

Lumber and construction supplies

4233

213.6 -3.5 2.5 4.9 8.7 7.5

Commercial equipment

4234

626.6 2.2 1.9 1.3 -0.9 3.2

Metals and minerals

4235

129.6 -4.9 3.5 -3.6 1.3 -0.3

Appliances and electric goods

4236

327.4 4.8 -0.8 4.3 -0.5 3.5

Hardware and plumbing

4237

243.6 3.3 1.7 4.2 0.8 5.9

Machinery and supplies

4238

700.8 -5.2 5.5 -2.9 2.5 2.5

Miscellaneous durable goods

4239

315.0 -0.1 5.5 -4.7 -4.6 0.5

Nondurable goods

424

2,104.7 3.3 0.6 3.9 0.5 4.5

Paper and paper products

4241

123.5 7.1 -1.5 3.7 -3.2 2.1

Druggists' goods

4242

199.3 6.9 -1.8 7.7 0.7 5.7

Apparel and piece goods

4243

157.0 -1.4 0.5 2.2 3.7 2.7

Grocery and related products

4244

776.9 -0.2 4.7 1.3 1.5 6.1

Farm product raw materials

4245

77.6 0.7 -0.9 0.9 0.2 0.0

Chemicals

4246

134.0 0.9 -0.9 3.3 2.4 2.3

Petroleum

4247

101.9 1.2 4.9 5.3 4.1 10.5

Alcoholic beverages

4248

189.6 6.1 0.6 3.7 -2.3 4.3

Miscellaneous nondurable goods

4249

344.9 7.4 -4.2 5.3 -2.0 0.9

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

425

908.8 0.6 3.0 2.0 1.4 5.1

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

4251

908.8 0.6 3.0 2.0 1.4 5.1

Retail Trade

Retail trade

44-45

16,507.6 3.0 0.4 5.0 2.0 5.4

Motor vehicle and parts dealers

441

1,999.3 2.4 1.3 6.6 4.1 7.9

Automobile dealers

4411

1,277.8 1.9 1.1 6.9 4.8 8.1

Other motor vehicle dealers

4412

159.7 -3.8 6.2 11.1 15.4 18.0

Auto parts, accessories, and tire stores

4413

561.8 0.7 3.6 0.6 -0.1 4.1

Furniture and home furnishings stores

442

516.7 -1.3 1.7 7.3 8.7 9.1

Furniture stores

4421

238.1 -0.2 0.8 7.8 8.0 8.7

Home furnishings stores

4422

278.6 -2.5 2.7 6.7 9.4 9.6

Electronics and appliance stores

443

544.2 4.9 1.0 9.3 4.2 10.4

Electronics and appliance stores

4431

544.2 4.9 1.0 9.3 4.2 10.4

Building material and garden supply stores

444

1,274.3 5.0 -1.6 5.5 0.5 3.8

Building material and supplies dealers

4441

1,108.5 5.3 -1.8 6.0 0.7 4.1

Lawn and garden equipment and supplies stores

4442

165.8 3.1 -0.9 2.4 -0.7 1.5

Food and beverage stores

445

3,163.2 2.7 1.9 2.7 0.0 4.6

Grocery stores

4451

2,742.3 2.0 2.5 2.6 0.6 5.1

Specialty food stores

4452

254.1 6.5 -0.9 2.6 -3.6 1.7

Beer, wine and liquor stores

4453

166.8 8.5 -3.3 4.2 -3.9 0.8

Health and personal care stores

446

1,076.7 0.5 1.8 1.4 0.9 3.2

Health and personal care stores

4461

1,076.7 0.5 1.8 1.4 0.9 3.2

Gasoline stations

447

920.2 -0.1 2.4 4.5 4.6 7.0

Gasoline stations

4471

920.2 -0.1 2.4 4.5 4.6 7.0

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

448

1,451.4 3.3 -1.8 3.1 -0.2 1.2

Clothing stores

4481

1,063.5 4.7 -1.5 4.6 -0.1 3.1

Shoe stores

4482

215.8 -6.1 3.6 0.1 6.6 3.7

Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores

4483

172.1 5.6 -4.1 -2.1 -7.3 -6.1

Sports, hobby, music instruments, book stores

451

698.6 4.7 -1.6 8.2 3.4 6.5

Sporting goods and musical instrument stores

4511

605.6 4.1 -1.3 8.9 4.6 7.4

Book stores and news dealers

4512

93.0 9.1 -3.2 4.6 -4.1 1.3

General merchandise stores

452

3,153.4 1.6 0.3 2.7 1.1 3.1

Department stores

4521

1,329.7 1.2 3.0 -0.5 -1.6 2.5

Other general merchandise stores

4529

1,823.7 0.8 -0.3 3.8 2.9 3.4

Miscellaneous store retailers

453

995.2 0.6 0.3 5.0 4.3 5.3

Florists

4531

84.5 10.0 -10.5 4.4 -5.1 -6.5

Office supplies, stationery and gift stores

4532

302.3 6.4 -2.7 5.6 -0.7 2.8

Used merchandise stores

4533

225.4 -1.8 -3.8 6.4 8.3 2.3

Other miscellaneous store retailers

4539

383.0 -4.0 5.9 4.3 8.6 10.4

Nonstore retailers

454

714.4 9.0 -2.3 10.0 0.9 7.5

Electronic shopping and mail-order houses

4541

424.9 6.0 -1.1 13.3 6.9 12.1

Vending machine operators

4542

45.5 -6.1 23.7 -18.0 -12.6 1.5

Direct selling establishments

4543

244.0 1.9 3.7 -5.2 -6.9 -1.6

Food Services and Drinking Places

Food services and drinking places

722

11,298.4 1.8 3.7 5.1 3.2 9.0

Special food services

7223

799.4 -1.9 12.7 1.2 3.1 14.0

Drinking places, alcoholic beverages

7224

381.7 -1.5 7.6 1.4 3.0 9.2

Restaurants and other eating places

7225

10,117.3 2.4 2.6 5.7 3.3 8.4

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Last Modified Date: August 10, 2016