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

Utilities

Utilities

22 558.7 -2.5 4.5 -0.8 1.8 3.6

Utilities

221 558.7 -2.5 4.5 -0.8 1.8 3.6

Power generation and supply

2211 394.6 -1.7 4.2 -0.7 1.0 3.4

Natural gas distribution

2212 114.1 -4.4 5.4 -0.9 3.6 4.4

Water, sewage and other systems

2213 50.0 -7.6 6.5 -3.7 4.2 2.5

Transportation and Warehousing

Air transportation

481 434.6 -0.3 6.4 4.5 4.8 11.2

Line-haul railroads

482111 189.8 2.2 -0.7 0.0 -2.1 -0.7

Truck transportation

484 1672.0 -1.0 4.7 0.7 1.7 5.5

General freight trucking

4841 1194.2 0.2 3.6 2.4 2.2 6.1

General freight trucking, local

48411 313.1 -4.0 7.3 -1.4 2.7 5.8

General freight trucking, long-distance

48412 881.1 1.1 2.9 3.2 2.0 6.2

Specialized freight trucking

4842 477.8 -3.0 6.8 -2.5 0.5 4.1

Postal service

491 596.8 0.1 0.4 1.3 1.2 1.7

Postal service

4911 596.8 0.1 0.4 1.3 1.2 1.7

Couriers and messengers

492 636.9 -6.1 5.9 -1.0 5.5 4.8

Warehousing and storage

493 821.2 -4.4 6.8 3.0 7.8 10.0

Warehousing and storage

4931 821.2 -4.4 6.8 3.0 7.8 10.0

Information

Publishing

511 769.8 -3.5 3.5 0.2 3.9 3.7

Newspaper publishers

51111 201.9 1.1 -0.2 -4.6 -5.6 -4.8

Periodical publishers

51112 114.1 -10.7 3.4 -5.2 6.1 -2.0

Software publishers

5112 334.3 -4.2 4.1 3.3 7.8 7.5

Broadcasting, except Internet

515 292.2 3.9 -4.5 3.7 -0.3 -1.0

Radio and television broadcasting

5151 227.5 5.2 -5.3 5.0 -0.2 -0.6

Cable and other subscription programming

5152 64.7 4.6 -6.2 4.3 -0.3 -2.2

Wired telecommunications carriers

5171 595.7 3.4 -2.2 0.4 -2.9 -1.8

Wireless telecommunications carriers

5172 131.5 26.5 -22.7 11.3 -12.0 -13.9

Finance and Insurance

Commercial banking

52211 1272.3 4.7 -0.3 2.2 -2.4 1.9

Real Estate and Rental and Leasing

Truck, trailer, and RV rental and leasing

53212 72.1 -5.6 5.8 6.1 12.5 12.3

Professional and Technical Services

Accounting and bookkeeping services

5412 1140.0 1.7 1.8 5.2 3.5 7.2

Accounting and bookkeeping services

54121 1140.0 1.7 1.8 5.2 3.5 7.2

Engineering services

54133 969.9 -7.3 10.1 -5.9 1.5 3.6

Administrative and Waste Services

Travel arrangement and reservation services

5615 222.1 -3.7 9.3 0.3 4.2 9.6

Health Care and Social Assistance

Medical and diagnostic laboratories

6215 268.4 2.2 -0.5 6.8 4.5 6.2

Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

Amusement parks and arcades

7131 203.0 8.0 3.0 3.9 -3.8 6.9

Gambling industries

7132 137.6 4.6 -5.2 7.4 2.7 1.9

Other Services

Automotive repair and maintenance

8111 1130.5 5.3 0.0 6.2 0.8 6.2

Drycleaning and laundry services

8123 310.3 3.8 -2.1 3.3 -0.4 1.2

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Last Modified Date: May 18, 2016