Table 2: Private business sector: productivity and related measures for the 1987-2015 period

Table 2. Private business sector: productivity and related measures
for the 1987-2015 period1

Annual percent change from previous year

                                                                              
               Output                                  Combined               
               per                                     units of               
               unit of Multi-                          labor and              
       Labor   capital factor   Value-         Capital capital                
       produc- servic- Product- added          Servic- servic-   Capital      
Year   tivity2 es      ivity3   Output4 Labor5 es6     es7       Intensity8   

1988    1.5     0.4     1.0     4.3     3.0     3.9     3.3       1.1
1989    1.1    -0.1     0.4     3.9     3.1     3.9     3.4       1.2

1990    2.4    -1.6     0.9     1.6    -0.5     3.3     0.8       4.0
1991    1.9    -3.2    -0.5    -0.5    -1.5     2.8    -0.1       5.3
1992    4.5     1.9     3.3     4.3     0.2     2.3     0.9       2.5
1993    0.2    -0.1    -0.4     3.0     3.5     3.0     3.3       0.3
1994    0.9     1.3     0.6     4.9     4.6     3.5     4.3      -0.5

1995    0.4    -0.9    -0.5     3.2     3.5     4.2     3.7       1.4
1996    3.1     0.1     1.9     4.7     1.8     4.6     2.7       3.0
1997    1.9     0.0     1.2     5.3     3.5     5.3     4.1       1.9
1998    3.2    -0.8     1.3     5.2     2.9     6.0     3.9       4.0
1999    3.6    -0.7     2.1     5.6     2.0     6.3     3.4       4.3

2000    3.6    -1.6     1.7     4.5     1.1     6.2     2.7       5.2
2001    3.1    -3.6     0.5     0.8    -1.7     4.6     0.3       7.0
2002    4.2    -1.2     2.1     1.8    -1.8     3.0    -0.3       5.5
2003    3.7     0.7     2.4     3.2     0.0     2.5     0.8       3.0
2004    3.1     2.0     2.5     4.5     1.7     2.5     1.9       1.1

2005    2.0     0.7     1.5     3.8     1.8     3.2     2.3       1.3
2006    1.0    -0.3     0.3     3.2     2.6     3.5     2.9       1.2
2007    1.5    -0.7     0.5     2.2     1.0     2.9     1.7       2.3
2008    0.8    -3.4    -1.2    -1.2    -1.3     2.3     0.0       4.4
2009    3.6    -4.5    -0.2    -3.9    -6.2     0.7    -3.7       8.5

2010    3.2     2.8     2.9     3.2     0.3     0.4     0.3       0.4
2011    0.0     1.0     0.1     2.1     2.6     1.1     2.0      -1.0
2012    0.6     1.4     0.6     2.9     2.9     1.5     2.3      -0.9
2013    0.4     0.2     0.2     2.0     1.8     1.9     1.8       0.2
2014    0.6     1.0     0.7     3.1     2.6     2.0     2.4      -0.5

2015    0.5     0.3     0.2     2.9     2.8     2.6     2.7       0.2

See footnotes following table 4.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics


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