Table 5. Nondurable manufacturing sector: Productivity, hourly compensation, and unit labor costs, seasonally adjusted





Table 5. Nondurable manufacturing sector: Productivity, hourly compensation, and unit labor costs,
seasonally adjusted
                                                                              Real
                 Output                                        Compen-        compen-
 Year            per hour                      Hours           sation         sation         Unit
 and             of all                        of all          per hour       per hour       labor
 quarter         persons        Output         persons           (1)            (2)          costs
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                      Percent change from previous quarter at annual rate(5)

2014 II            5.9            5.0           -0.9            3.1            0.1           -2.7  
     I             2.8 r          1.4 r         -1.4 r          7.0 r          5.0 r          4.1 r

2013 ANNUAL        1.2            1.3            0.1            1.6 r          0.2 r          0.4 r

2013 IV            0.3            2.3            2.0            5.7 r          4.4 r          5.3 r
     III          -0.8           -0.4            0.4           -0.4 r         -2.4 r          0.4  
     II            2.2           -0.1           -2.3            3.4 r          2.9 r          1.2 r
     I             3.4            3.1           -0.3           -0.5 r         -1.6 r         -3.8 r

2012 ANNUAL        0.0            1.2            1.3            2.4            0.3            2.4  

2012 IV            0.6            1.2            0.7            2.9 r          0.4 r          2.3 r
     III          -0.2            1.7            1.9            0.8 r         -0.9 r          1.0 r
     II           -0.6           -0.2            0.4            3.0 r          1.6 r          3.6 r
     I            -0.6            2.6            3.2            8.3            6.1 r          9.0  
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                    Percent change from corresponding quarter of previous year

2014 II            2.0            2.1            0.0            3.8            1.7            1.7  
     I             1.1 r          0.8 r         -0.3            3.9 r          2.4 r          2.7 r

2013 ANNUAL        1.2            1.3            0.1            1.6 r          0.2 r          0.4 r

2013 IV            1.3            1.2           -0.1            2.0 r          0.8 r          0.7 r
     III           1.3            0.9           -0.4            1.3 r         -0.2 r          0.0 r
     II            1.5            1.5            0.0            1.6 r          0.2            0.2  
     I             0.8            1.4            0.7            1.5 r         -0.1 r          0.7 r

2012 ANNUAL        0.0            1.2            1.3            2.4            0.3            2.4  

2012 IV           -0.2            1.3            1.5            3.7            1.8            3.9  
     III          -0.4            1.1            1.5            2.2 r          0.5 r          2.6 r
     II            0.2            1.3            1.1            2.0 r          0.1 r          1.9 r
     I             0.5            1.3            0.8            1.5 r         -1.3 r          1.0 r
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                                         Indexes 2009=100

2014 II          107.9          108.5          100.6          110.4           99.9          102.4  
     I           106.3 r        107.2 r        100.8 r        109.6 r         99.9 r        103.1 r

2013 ANNUAL      105.5 r        106.4 r        100.9          106.5 r         98.0 r        100.9 r

2013 IV          105.6 r        106.8 r        101.2          107.7 r         98.7 r        102.1 r
     III         105.5          106.2          100.7          106.3 r         97.7 r        100.7 r
     II          105.7          106.3          100.6          106.4 r         98.3 r        100.6 r
     I           105.1          106.3          101.1          105.5 r         97.5 r        100.3 r

2012 ANNUAL      104.2          105.1          100.8          104.8 r         97.9 r        100.5 r

2012 IV          104.3          105.5          101.2          105.6 r         98.0 r        101.3 r
     III         104.1          105.2          101.1          104.9 r         97.9 r        100.7 r
     II          104.2          104.8          100.6          104.7 r         98.1 r        100.5 r
     I           104.3          104.8          100.5          103.9 r         97.7 r         99.6 r
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See footnotes following Table 6.                                                     August 8, 2014
r=revised                                                        Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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