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 I             4.1 r          2.3 r         -1.7 r          2.5 r          0.6 r         -1.5 r

2013 ANNUAL        3.4            4.4            1.0            0.4 r         -1.0 r         -2.9 r

2013 IV            2.6            6.9            4.2           -1.8 r         -3.0 r         -4.3 r
     III           2.0            3.6            1.6            0.9           -1.1           -1.0  
     II            5.2            2.9           -2.1            2.5            2.0           -2.6  
     I             3.4            6.4            2.9           -1.5           -2.6           -4.7  

2012 ANNUAL        4.1            7.2            2.9            1.5           -0.6           -2.5  

2012 IV            3.7            4.1            0.3            4.3            1.8            0.6  
     III           1.4            2.0            0.6           -3.4           -4.9           -4.7  
     II            4.7            6.7            1.9           -1.2           -2.5           -5.7  
     I             8.8           12.2            3.1           12.8           10.5            3.7  
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                    Percent change from corresponding quarter of previous year

2014 I             3.4 r          3.9 r          0.4            1.0 r         -0.4 r         -2.3 r

2013 ANNUAL        3.4            4.4            1.0            0.4 r         -1.0 r         -2.9 r

2013 IV            3.3            4.9            1.6            0.0 r         -1.2 r         -3.1 r
     III           3.6            4.2            0.6            1.5            0.0           -1.9  
     II            3.4            3.8            0.4            0.4           -1.0           -2.9  
     I             3.3            4.8            1.4           -0.5           -2.1           -3.6  

2012 ANNUAL        4.1            7.2            2.9            1.5           -0.6           -2.5  

2012 IV            4.6            6.2            1.5            3.0            1.0           -1.6  
     III           3.8            7.1            3.2            0.3           -1.3           -3.3  
     II            5.3            8.7            3.2            1.8           -0.1           -3.3  
     I             2.8            6.9            4.0            1.0           -1.8           -1.8  
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                                         Indexes 2009=100

2014 I           124.0 r        134.1 r        108.1 r        106.0 r         96.6 r         85.4 r

2013 ANNUAL      121.6 r        130.9 r        107.7          105.4 r         97.1 r         86.7 r

2013 IV          122.8 r        133.4 r        108.6          105.3 r         96.5 r         85.8 r
     III         122.0          131.2          107.5          105.8           97.2           86.7  
     II          121.4          130.0          107.1          105.6           97.5           86.9  
     I           119.9          129.1          107.7          104.9           97.0           87.5  

2012 ANNUAL      117.6          125.4          106.6          105.0           98.1           89.3  

2012 IV          118.9          127.1          106.9          105.3           97.7           88.6  
     III         117.8          125.9          106.8          104.2           97.2           88.4  
     II          117.4          125.2          106.6          105.1           98.5           89.5  
     I           116.1          123.2          106.2          105.4           99.1           90.8  
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See footnotes following Table 6.                                                       June 4, 2014
r=revised                                                        Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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