Table 6. Nonfinancial corporate sector: Labor productivity, hourly compensation, unit labor costs, unit profits, and prices, seasonally adjusted



Table 6. Nonfinancial corporate sector: Labor productivity, hourly compensation, unit labor costs,
unit profits, and prices, seasonally adjusted.
                                                     Real
                                           Hourly    hourly            Unit      Total           Implicit
Year         Labor                         compen-   compen-   Unit    nonlabor  unit    Unit    price
and          produc-             Hours     sation    sation    labor   costs     costs   profits deflator
quarter      tivity    Output    worked    (1)       (2)       costs   (6)       (7)     (8)     (4)
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                         Percent change from previous quarter at annual rate (5)

2016 III       6.3 r     7.8      1.5 r     3.9 r     2.2 r    -2.2     -4.5     -3.0     15.6     -0.7  
     II       -1.2       0.2      1.4       5.7       3.1       7.0      1.0      5.0    -17.2      1.8  
     I         1.3       1.9      0.6      -1.9      -1.6      -3.2    -12.1     -6.1     30.7     -2.0  

2015 ANNUAL    0.8 r     3.0      2.2       2.9       2.8       2.2      0.8      1.7     -6.4      0.5  

2015 IV       -1.4 r     1.6      3.0 r     2.5 r     1.6 r     3.9     14.9      7.3    -36.4      0.1  
     III       1.2 r     3.0      1.8 r     1.7 r     0.3 r     0.5      0.3      0.4     -0.4      0.3  
     II       -2.3 r    -1.3      1.1 r     3.7 r     1.2 r     6.2      3.8      5.4    -13.9      2.4  
     I         2.2 r     3.5      1.3 r     5.9 r     9.0 r     3.6     -2.0      1.8    -14.4     -0.8  

2014 ANNUAL    0.3       3.0      2.7       2.5       0.8       2.2      0.5      1.6      2.4      1.7  

2014 IV        1.1 r     4.3      3.2 r     1.9 r     2.2 r     0.8     -0.6      0.3     -4.9     -0.5  
     III       3.0 r     5.9      2.8 r     2.0 r     1.2 r    -1.0     -1.1     -1.0     16.2      1.4  
     II        0.3 r     5.8      5.5 r    -3.0 r    -4.9 r    -3.3     -1.0     -2.6     37.8      2.4  
     I         0.6       2.3      1.6       9.2 r     6.8 r     8.6      0.7      6.0    -19.6      1.9  
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                       Percent change from corresponding quarter of previous year

2016 III       1.2 r     2.8      1.6 r     2.5 r     1.3 r     1.3     -0.6      0.7     -5.6     -0.2  
     II        0.0 r     1.7      1.7 r     1.9       0.9 r     2.0      0.6      1.5     -9.0      0.0  
     I        -0.3       1.3      1.6       1.5 r     0.4       1.8      1.3      1.6     -8.1      0.2  

2015 ANNUAL    0.8 r     3.0      2.2       2.9       2.8       2.2      0.8      1.7     -6.4      0.5  

2015 IV       -0.1 r     1.7      1.8       3.4       3.0 r     3.5      4.1      3.7    -17.3      0.5  
     III       0.5       2.4      1.8       3.3       3.1 r     2.7      0.4      2.0     -8.6      0.3  
     II        1.0 r     3.1      2.1       3.4 r     3.4 r     2.4      0.0      1.6     -5.0      0.6  
     I         1.6 r     4.9      3.2 r     1.7       1.8       0.0     -1.2     -0.4      6.8      0.6  

2014 ANNUAL    0.3       3.0      2.7       2.5       0.8       2.2      0.5      1.6      2.4      1.7  

2014 IV        1.3       4.5      3.2       2.5       1.2 r     1.2     -0.5      0.6      5.2      1.3  
     III       0.9       3.8      2.9       2.3       0.5 r     1.4      0.2      1.0      7.2      1.9  
     II       -0.7       2.1      2.9 r     1.7 r    -0.3       2.5      1.2      2.1      2.8      2.2  
     I        -0.2 r     1.6      1.9       3.5 r     2.0 r     3.7      1.0      2.8     -5.9      1.5  
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                                            Indexes 2009=100

2016 III     107.5 r   123.5    114.9 r   117.0 r   104.5 r   108.9    100.3    106.0    139.4    109.5  
     II      105.9 r   121.2    114.5 r   115.9 r   103.9 r   109.5    101.4    106.8    134.5    109.7  
     I       106.2 r   121.2    114.1 r   114.3 r   103.1 r   107.7    101.2    105.5    141.0    109.2  

2015 ANNUAL  106.1 r   119.9    113.0 r   113.9 r   103.1 r   107.3    101.5    105.4    145.1    109.5  

2015 IV      105.9 r   120.6    113.9 r   114.9 r   103.5 r   108.5    104.5    107.2    131.8    109.8  
     III     106.2 r   120.1    113.1 r   114.2 r   103.1 r   107.5    100.9    105.3    147.6    109.7  
     II      105.9 r   119.3    112.6 r   113.7 r   103.0 r   107.4    100.8    105.2    147.8    109.6  
     I       106.5 r   119.6    112.3 r   112.7 r   102.7 r   105.8     99.9    103.8    153.4    109.0  

2014 ANNUAL  105.3 r   116.4    110.5 r   110.6 r   100.3 r   105.0    100.7    103.6    155.1    109.0  

2014 IV      106.0 r   118.6    111.9 r   111.1 r   100.5 r   104.8    100.4    103.3    159.5    109.2  
     III     105.7 r   117.4    111.1 r   110.6 r   100.0 r   104.6    100.5    103.3    161.5    109.4  
     II      104.9 r   115.7    110.3 r   110.0 r    99.7 r   104.9    100.8    103.5    155.5    109.0  
     I       104.8 r   114.1    108.9 r   110.8 r   100.9 r   105.8    101.1    104.2    143.6    108.3  
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See footnotes following Table 6.                                                            March 8, 2017
r=revised                                                              Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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