Table 3. Manufacturing sector: Productivity, hourly compensation, and unit labor costs, seasonally adjusted





Table 3. Manufacturing sector: Productivity, hourly compensation, and unit labor costs,
seasonally adjusted
                                                                              Real
                 Output                                        Compen-        compen-
 Year            per hour                      Hours           sation         sation         Unit
 and             of all                        of all          per hour       per hour       labor
 quarter         persons        Output         persons           (1)            (2)          costs
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                      Percent change from previous quarter at annual rate(5)

2013 ANNUAL        1.8 r          2.5 r          0.7 r          0.9 r         -0.5 r         -0.9 r

2013 IV            1.3 r          5.0 r          3.6 r          1.2 r          0.4 r         -0.1 r
     III           0.2 r          1.4 r          1.1 r          0.5 r         -2.1 r          0.2 r
     II            2.5 r          0.2           -2.2 r          2.9 r          2.9 r          0.4  
     I             3.6 r          5.4            1.7 r         -0.8 r         -2.3 r         -4.3  

2012 ANNUAL        1.8            4.1            2.3            1.9           -0.2            0.1  

2012 IV            2.3            2.7            0.4            4.1            1.8 r          1.8  
     III          -1.0 r          0.1            1.1 r         -2.5 r         -4.4 r         -1.5  
     II            0.8 r          2.1            1.3 r          0.6 r         -0.4 r         -0.2  
     I             5.1 r          8.4            3.1 r         11.3 r          8.7 r          5.9  

2011 ANNUAL        1.0            3.1            2.1            1.3           -1.8            0.4  

2011 IV            0.4 r          5.2            4.8 r         -4.6 r         -6.0 r         -5.0  
     III           4.3 r          4.7            0.4 r          1.5 r         -1.4 r         -2.7  
     II           -3.5           -0.7            2.9           -2.3           -6.6            1.3  
     I             1.3 r          3.0            1.8 r          1.8 r         -2.5 r          0.6  
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                    Percent change from corresponding quarter of previous year

2013 ANNUAL        1.8 r          2.5 r          0.7 r          0.9 r         -0.5 r         -0.9 r

2013 IV            1.9 r          3.0 r          1.1 r          0.9 r         -0.3 r         -1.0 r
     III           2.1 r          2.4            0.3 r          1.6 r          0.1 r         -0.5 r
     II            1.8 r          2.1            0.3 r          0.9 r         -0.5 r         -0.9  
     I             1.4 r          2.6            1.1 r          0.3 r         -1.3 r         -1.1  

2012 ANNUAL        1.8            4.1            2.3            1.9           -0.2            0.1  

2012 IV            1.8            3.3            1.5 r          3.2 r          1.3 r          1.5  
     III           1.3            3.9            2.6            1.0           -0.7           -0.3  
     II            2.6            5.1            2.4            2.0            0.1           -0.6  
     I             1.5 r          4.3            2.8            1.3 r         -1.5 r         -0.2  

2011 ANNUAL        1.0            3.1            2.1            1.3           -1.8            0.4  

2011 IV            0.6            3.0            2.4 r         -0.9           -4.1           -1.5  
     III           0.9 r          2.1            1.2            1.4           -2.2 r          0.6  
     II           -0.1 r          2.1            2.2 r          1.3           -1.9 r          1.4  
     I             2.6            5.1            2.4            3.6            1.5            1.0  
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                                         Indexes 2009=100

2013 ANNUAL      111.3 r        116.9 r        105.1 r        106.7 r         98.2 r         95.9 r

2013 IV          111.7 r        118.2 r        105.8 r        107.2 r         98.2 r         96.0 r
     III         111.4 r        116.8 r        104.9 r        106.9 r         98.1 r         96.0 r
     II          111.3 r        116.4          104.6 r        106.8 r         98.7 r         95.9 r
     I           110.6 r        116.3          105.2 r        106.0 r         97.9 r         95.8 r

2012 ANNUAL      109.3 r        114.1          104.4 r        105.7 r         98.8 r         96.8  

2012 IV          109.6 r        114.8          104.7 r        106.2 r         98.5 r         96.9 r
     III         109.0 r        114.0          104.6 r        105.2 r         98.1 r         96.5 r
     II          109.3 r        114.0          104.3 r        105.8 r         99.2 r         96.8 r
     I           109.1 r        113.4          104.0 r        105.7 r         99.3 r         96.9 r

2011 ANNUAL      107.3 r        109.5          102.0 r        103.8 r         99.0 r         96.7 r

2011 IV          107.7 r        111.2          103.2 r        102.9 r         97.2 r         95.5 r
     III         107.6 r        109.8          102.0 r        104.1 r         98.7 r         96.7 r
     II          106.5 r        108.5          101.9 r        103.7 r         99.1 r         97.4 r
     I           107.5 r        108.7          101.1 r        104.3 r        100.8 r         97.1 r
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See footnotes following Table 6.                                                      March 6, 2014
r=revised                                                        Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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