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



Table 5. Nondurable manufacturing sector: Labor productivity, hourly compensation, and unit labor
costs, seasonally adjusted.
                                                                             Real
Year              Labor                                       Hourly         hourly          Unit
and               produc-                      Hours          compensa-      compensa-       labor
quarter           tivity        Output         worked         tion (1)       tion (2)        costs
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                      Percent change from previous quarter at annual rate (5)

2016 II           -4.1           -2.4            1.8            4.2            1.6            8.7  
     I             4.0 r          1.5 r         -2.5           -2.1 r         -1.8 r         -5.9 r

2015 ANNUAL        0.5 r          1.9 r          1.5            1.7 r          1.6 r          1.3 r

2015 IV            0.1            0.6            0.5            6.1 r          5.2 r          6.0 r
     III           1.5            1.4           -0.1            5.5 r          4.1 r          4.0 r
     II            0.3            0.7            0.4            6.1 r          3.5 r          5.8 r
     I             1.0            1.8            0.8           -4.7 r         -1.8 r         -5.6 r

2014 ANNUAL        0.0 r          0.6 r          0.6            3.4 r          1.8            3.5 r

2014 IV           -2.7 r          3.7 r          6.6            3.0 r          3.4 r          5.8 r
     III           2.6 r          1.9 r         -0.7            2.9 r          2.0 r          0.3 r
     II            2.5 r          3.3 r          0.8           -2.6 r         -4.5 r         -5.0 r
     I             0.3 r         -1.0 r         -1.3           10.0 r          7.6 r          9.7 r
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                    Percent change from corresponding quarter of previous year

2016 II            0.3            0.3           -0.1            3.4            2.3            3.0  
     I             1.5            1.0 r         -0.4            3.8 r          2.7 r          2.3 r

2015 ANNUAL        0.5 r          1.9 r          1.5            1.7 r          1.6 r          1.3 r

2015 IV            0.7            1.1            0.4            3.2 r          2.7 r          2.4 r
     III           0.0 r          1.9 r          1.9            2.4 r          2.3 r          2.4 r
     II            0.3 r          2.0 r          1.7            1.8 r          1.7 r          1.5 r
     I             0.8 r          2.7 r          1.8           -0.4 r         -0.3 r         -1.2 r

2014 ANNUAL        0.0 r          0.6 r          0.6            3.4 r          1.8            3.5 r

2014 IV            0.7 r          2.0 r          1.3            3.2            2.0            2.6 r
     III           0.7 r          1.0 r          0.2            3.5 r          1.8            2.8 r
     II           -0.7 r          0.2 r          0.8            2.6 r          0.5 r          3.3 r
     I            -0.9 r         -0.7 r          0.2            4.4            2.9 r          5.3 r
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                                         Indexes 2009=100

2016 II          113.2          116.7          103.2          114.6          102.7          101.3  
     I           114.4 r        117.5 r        102.7          113.5 r        102.3 r         99.2 r

2015 ANNUAL      113.0 r        116.6 r        103.2          111.7 r        101.1 r         98.8 r

2015 IV          113.2 r        117.0 r        103.3          114.1 r        102.8 r        100.7 r
     III         113.2 r        116.8 r        103.2          112.4 r        101.5 r         99.3 r
     II          112.8 r        116.4 r        103.2          110.9 r        100.5 r         98.3 r
     I           112.7 r        116.2 r        103.1          109.3 r         99.6 r         96.9 r

2014 ANNUAL      112.5 r        114.4 r        101.7          109.7 r         99.5 r         97.6 r

2014 IV          112.4 r        115.7 r        102.9          110.6 r        100.1 r         98.3 r
     III         113.2 r        114.7 r        101.3          109.7 r         99.2 r         96.9 r
     II          112.5 r        114.1 r        101.5          109.0 r         98.7 r         96.9 r
     I           111.8 r        113.2 r        101.3          109.7 r         99.9 r         98.1 r
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See footnotes following Table 6.                                                     August 9, 2016
r=revised                                                        Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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