Table 5. Nondurable manufacturing sector: Productivity, hourly compensation, and unit labor costs, seasonally adjusted





Table 5. Nondurable 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        1.6 r          2.2            0.5 r          2.8 r          1.2 r          1.1 r

2014 IV           -1.5 r          5.4 r          7.0 r          1.1 r          2.4 r          2.7 r
     III           4.4 r          2.9 r         -1.4 r          2.7 r          1.6 r         -1.6 r
     II            4.1 r          4.0            0.0 r         -0.6 r         -3.6 r         -4.5  
     I             2.3 r          1.4           -0.9 r          6.2 r          4.3 r          3.9  

2013 ANNUAL        1.1 r          1.3            0.2 r          1.4 r          0.0 r          0.4  

2013 IV           -0.1 r          2.3            2.4 r          5.2 r          3.9 r          5.3  
     III          -1.7 r         -0.4            1.2 r         -1.2 r         -3.2 r          0.4  
     II            1.7 r         -0.1           -1.8 r          2.9 r          2.4 r          1.2  
     I             3.4            3.1           -0.3           -0.5           -1.6           -3.8  

2012 ANNUAL        0.0            1.3            1.2 r          2.4            0.3            2.4  

2012 IV            0.8 r          1.2            0.4 r          3.1 r          0.7 r          2.3  
     III           0.1 r          1.7            1.6 r          1.1 r         -0.6 r          1.0  
     II           -0.9 r         -0.1            0.8 r          2.5 r          1.2 r          3.5  
     I            -0.5            2.6            3.1 r          8.4 r          6.2 r          8.9  
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                    Percent change from corresponding quarter of previous year

2014 ANNUAL        1.6 r          2.2            0.5 r          2.8 r          1.2 r          1.1 r

2014 IV            2.3 r          3.4 r          1.1 r          2.3 r          1.1 r          0.1 r
     III           2.6 r          2.6            0.0 r          3.4 r          1.5 r          0.7 r
     II            1.1 r          1.8            0.7 r          2.3 r          0.3 r          1.2  
     I             0.5 r          0.8            0.2 r          3.2 r          1.8 r          2.7  

2013 ANNUAL        1.1 r          1.3            0.2 r          1.4 r          0.0 r          0.4  

2013 IV            0.8 r          1.2            0.4 r          1.5 r          0.3 r          0.7  
     III           1.1 r          0.9           -0.1 r          1.0 r         -0.5 r          0.0  
     II            1.5            1.5            0.0            1.6            0.2            0.1  
     I             0.8            1.5            0.6 r          1.5           -0.1            0.7  

2012 ANNUAL        0.0            1.3            1.2 r          2.4            0.3            2.4  

2012 IV           -0.1 r          1.4            1.5            3.8 r          1.8            3.9  
     III          -0.3 r          1.2            1.4 r          2.3 r          0.6 r          2.6  
     II            0.1 r          1.3            1.2 r          2.0            0.0 r          1.9  
     I             0.5 r          1.2            0.7 r          1.6 r         -1.2 r          1.1  
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                                         Indexes 2009=100

2014 ANNUAL      106.9 r        108.5 r        101.5 r        109.3 r         99.0 r        102.3 r

2014 IV          107.4 r        110.3 r        102.6 r        109.9 r         99.5 r        102.3 r
     III         107.8 r        108.8 r        100.9 r        109.6 r         98.9 r        101.6 r
     II          106.7 r        108.1          101.3 r        108.8 r         98.5 r        102.0 r
     I           105.6 r        107.0          101.3 r        109.0 r         99.4 r        103.2 r

2013 ANNUAL      105.2 r        106.2          101.0 r        106.3 r         97.9 r        101.1 r

2013 IV          105.0 r        106.6          101.5 r        107.4 r         98.3 r        102.2 r
     III         105.1 r        106.0          100.9 r        106.0 r         97.4 r        100.9 r
     II          105.5 r        106.1          100.6 r        106.3 r         98.2 r        100.8 r
     I           105.0 r        106.2          101.1 r        105.6 r         97.6 r        100.5 r

2012 ANNUAL      104.1 r        104.9          100.8 r        104.8 r         97.9 r        100.7 r

2012 IV          104.2 r        105.4          101.1 r        105.7 r         98.0 r        101.5 r
     III         104.0 r        105.0          101.0 r        104.9 r         97.9 r        100.9 r
     II          103.9 r        104.6          100.6 r        104.6 r         98.0 r        100.7 r
     I           104.2 r        104.6          100.4 r        104.0 r         97.7 r         99.8 r
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See footnotes following Table 6.                                                      March 5, 2015
r=revised                                                        Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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