Table 1. Private nonfarm business sector: productivity and related measures for the 1987-2016 period

Table 1. Private nonfarm business sector: productivity and related measures
for the 1987-2016 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    1.7     0.8     1.2     4.6     3.2     3.8     3.4       0.9
1989    0.9    -0.2     0.2     3.7     3.2     3.9     3.4       1.1

1990    2.0    -1.9     0.5     1.5    -0.2     3.4     1.0       3.9
1991    2.0    -3.3    -0.4    -0.5    -1.5     2.9    -0.1       5.5
1992    4.2     1.5     3.1     4.0     0.1     2.5     0.9       2.7
1993    0.2     0.0    -0.4     3.2     3.7     3.2     3.6       0.2
1994    1.0     1.0     0.5     4.6     4.3     3.6     4.1       0.0

1995    0.8    -0.8    -0.2     3.6     3.5     4.4     3.8       1.6
1996    2.7    -0.2     1.5     4.6     2.1     4.8     3.0       2.9
1997    1.6    -0.3     0.9     5.2     3.7     5.5     4.3       1.9
1998    3.1    -0.8     1.4     5.3     2.8     6.2     3.9       3.9
1999    3.3    -0.9     1.7     5.6     2.6     6.5     3.8       4.2

2000    3.3    -1.9     1.6     4.4     1.1     6.4     2.8       5.3
2001    3.0    -3.7     0.5     0.9    -1.6     4.7     0.3       6.9
2002    4.4    -1.4     2.2     1.8    -2.0     3.2    -0.4       5.9
2003    3.7     0.5     2.3     3.2    -0.1     2.6     0.8       3.2
2004    3.1     2.0     2.6     4.5     1.6     2.5     1.9       1.1

2005    2.1     0.7     1.5     3.8     1.8     3.1     2.3       1.3
2006    1.0    -0.2     0.4     3.3     2.6     3.5     2.9       1.2
2007    1.7    -0.7     0.5     2.4     1.2     3.1     1.9       2.4
2008    0.7    -3.8    -1.3    -1.3    -1.4     2.6     0.0       4.7
2009    3.3    -4.9    -0.4    -4.1    -6.2     0.8    -3.7       8.6

2010    3.3     2.8     2.9     3.2     0.3     0.4     0.3       0.4
2011    0.1     1.2     0.3     2.2     2.4     1.0     1.9      -1.1
2012    0.8     1.8     0.9     3.1     2.8     1.4     2.3      -0.9
2013    0.3     0.2     0.2     2.1     1.8     1.9     1.8       0.1
2014    0.8     0.9     0.7     3.1     2.5     2.2     2.4      -0.1

2015    0.9     0.6     0.6     3.2     2.6     2.5     2.5       0.3
2016    0.2    -0.6    -0.2     1.7     1.6     2.4     1.9       0.8

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


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