June 06, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)
First quarter 2011 productivity revised upward
|Measure||Quarterly percent change at annual rate|
Productivity (Output per hour)
Unit labor costs
These data are featured in the TED article, First quarter 2011 productivity revised upward.
Recent editions of Spotlight on Statistics
Industry on Tap: Breweries
A look at employment, wages, and job safety in breweries and producer prices for beer.
Differences in Parents’ Time Use between the Summer and the School Year
A look at how parents of school-age children spend their time in the summer and the school year.
Hispanics in the United States: Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month
A look at employment, earnings, consumer spending, time use, and workplace injuries and illnesses for the Hispanic or Latino U.S. population.
Expenditures on Admissions to the Arts, Movies, Sporting Events, and Other Entertainment
A look at consumer spending and attendance at arts, sports, and entertainment events.