Table 4. Durable manufacturing sector: Productivity, hourly compensation, and unit labor costs, seasonally adjusted





Table 4. Durable 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)

2014 ANNUAL        3.0 r          5.3 r          2.3 r          1.9            0.3           -1.0 r

2014 IV            0.5 r          3.4 r          3.0            1.8 r          3.0 r          1.3 r
     III           3.5            6.7            3.1            1.7 r          0.6 r         -1.8 r
     II            4.4 r         10.2            5.5 r         -2.7 r         -5.6 r         -6.9  
     I             2.9 r          1.8           -1.1 r          9.4 r          7.3 r          6.3  

2013 ANNUAL        3.0 r          4.2            1.1 r          0.0 r         -1.4           -3.0  

2013 IV            2.0 r          6.9            4.8 r         -2.3 r         -3.4 r         -4.2  
     III           1.9 r          3.6            1.7 r          0.9 r         -1.1 r         -0.9  
     II            5.7 r          2.9           -2.6 r          3.1 r          2.6 r         -2.5  
     I             2.3 r          6.4            3.9 r         -4.4 r         -5.4 r         -6.6 r

2012 ANNUAL        3.0            6.0            2.9            1.4 r         -0.7           -1.6  

2012 IV            3.8 r          3.6           -0.2 r          5.6 r          3.0 r          1.8 r
     III           1.2 r          1.1            0.0 r         -2.8 r         -4.4 r         -4.0  
     II            2.9 r          5.3            2.3 r         -1.5 r         -2.8 r         -4.3  
     I             7.1 r         10.3            3.0 r         12.0 r          9.7 r          4.6  
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                    Percent change from corresponding quarter of previous year

2014 ANNUAL        3.0 r          5.3 r          2.3 r          1.9            0.3           -1.0 r

2014 IV            2.8 r          5.5 r          2.6 r          2.4 r          1.2 r         -0.4 r
     III           3.2 r          6.3            3.0 r          1.4           -0.4           -1.8 r
     II            2.8 r          5.6            2.7 r          1.2 r         -0.8 r         -1.6 r
     I             3.1 r          3.8            0.7 r          2.7 r          1.3 r         -0.4  

2013 ANNUAL        3.0 r          4.2            1.1 r          0.0 r         -1.4           -3.0  

2013 IV            3.0 r          4.9            1.9 r         -0.7 r         -1.9 r         -3.6 r
     III           3.4 r          4.1            0.7 r          1.2 r         -0.3 r         -2.1  
     II            3.2 r          3.5            0.3 r          0.3 r         -1.1 r         -2.8 r
     I             2.6            4.1            1.5 r         -0.8 r         -2.5 r         -3.3  

2012 ANNUAL        3.0            6.0            2.9            1.4 r         -0.7           -1.6  

2012 IV            3.7 r          5.1            1.3 r          3.2 r          1.2 r         -0.5  
     III           2.5            5.8            3.2            0.2           -1.5           -2.3  
     II            4.0 r          7.3            3.3 r          1.5 r         -0.4 r         -2.4  
     I             1.9 r          5.9            3.9 r          0.8 r         -2.0 r         -1.1  
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                                         Indexes 2009=100

2014 ANNUAL      123.1 r        135.6 r        110.2 r        106.6 r         96.6 r         86.6 r

2014 IV          124.0 r        138.4 r        111.6 r        107.0 r         96.8 r         86.2 r
     III         123.9 r        137.3 r        110.8 r        106.5 r         96.1 r         86.0 r
     II          122.8 r        135.1          110.0 r        106.1 r         96.0 r         86.4 r
     I           121.5 r        131.8          108.5 r        106.8 r         97.4 r         87.9 r

2013 ANNUAL      119.5 r        128.8          107.8 r        104.6 r         96.3 r         87.5 r

2013 IV          120.6 r        131.2          108.8 r        104.4 r         95.7 r         86.6 r
     III         120.0 r        129.1          107.5 r        105.0 r         96.5 r         87.5  
     II          119.5 r        127.9          107.1 r        104.8 r         96.8 r         87.7  
     I           117.8 r        127.0          107.8 r        104.0 r         96.2 r         88.3 r

2012 ANNUAL      116.0 r        123.7          106.6          104.6           97.7           90.2  

2012 IV          117.2 r        125.1          106.7 r        105.2 r         97.5 r         89.8 r
     III         116.1 r        124.0          106.8 r        103.7 r         96.8 r         89.4  
     II          115.7 r        123.6          106.8 r        104.5 r         97.9 r         90.3 r
     I           114.9 r        122.0          106.2 r        104.9 r         98.6 r         91.3  
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See footnotes following Table 6.                                                      March 5, 2015
r=revised                                                        Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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