Table 12. BENEFITS (NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED): Employment Cost Index for benefits, by ownership, occupational group, industry, and bargaining status


    Table 12.  Employment Cost Index for benefits, by occupational group, industry, and bargaining status
                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                 
                                                  Indexes (Dec. 2005 =             Percent changes for–          
                                                          100)                                                   
                                                                                                                 
         Occupational group, industry, and                                                                       
                 bargaining status                                         3-months ended–     12-months ended–  
                                                 Mar.    Dec.    Mar.                                            
                                                  2013    2013    2014                                           
                                                                         Mar.   Dec.   Mar.   Mar.   Dec.   Mar. 
                                                                         2013   2013   2014   2013   2013   2014 
                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                                 
                 Civilian workers                                                                                
                                                                                                                 
    All workers(1).............................  121.4   123.0   123.9     0.9    0.2    0.7    2.4    2.2    2.1
                                                                                                                 
             Private industry workers                                                                            
                                                                                                                 
    All workers................................  119.2   120.5   121.4      .8     .2     .7    2.0    1.9    1.8
                                                                                                                 
                Occupational group                                                                               
                                                                                                                 
      Management, professional, and related....  118.7   120.2   121.1      .7     .0     .7    1.6    2.0    2.0
                                                                                                                 
      Sales and office.........................  119.1   120.5   121.3     1.3     .3     .7    2.1    2.5    1.8
                                                                                                                 
      Natural resources, construction, and                                                                       
       maintenance.............................  121.6   122.9   123.9     1.2     .2     .8    3.1    2.2    1.9
                                                                                                                 
      Production, transportation, and material                                                                   
       moving..................................  118.7   119.5   120.5      .6     .3     .8    2.2    1.3    1.5
                                                                                                                 
      Service occupations......................  120.0   121.0   121.1      .7     .2     .1    1.6    1.5     .9
                                                                                                                 
                     Industry                                                                                    
                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                 
      Goods-producing industries(2)............  117.0   118.0   119.2      .9     .3    1.0    2.5    1.7    1.9
        Manufacturing..........................  115.8   116.6   118.1      .7     .2    1.3    2.3    1.4    2.0
          Aircraft manufacturing...............   86.5    82.4    86.4     -.1     .0    4.9   11.9   -4.8    -.1
                                                                                                                 
      Service-providing industries(3)..........  120.1   121.5   122.3      .8     .1     .7    1.8    2.0    1.8
                                                                                                                 
                 Bargaining status                                                                               
                                                                                                                 
      Union....................................  126.6   127.3   128.5      .8     .2     .9    3.0    1.4    1.5
      Nonunion.................................  117.7   119.1   119.9      .9     .2     .7    1.8    2.1    1.9
                                                                                                                 
        State and local government workers                                                                       
                                                                                                                 
    All workers................................  129.2   132.0   133.1     1.1     .5     .8    3.5    3.3    3.0

      1 Includes workers in the private nonfarm economy except those in private households, and workers in the
    public sector, except the federal government.
      2 Includes mining, construction, and manufacturing.
      3 Includes the following industries: wholesale trade; retail trade; transportation and warehousing;
    utilities; information; finance and insurance; real estate and rental and leasing; professional and technical
    services; management of companies and enterprises; administrative and waste services; education services;
    health care and social assistance; arts, entertainment and recreation; accommodation and food services; and
    other services, except public administration.

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