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 I             4.2 r          1.6 r         -2.5 r          4.0 r          4.3 r         -0.2 r

2015 ANNUAL        0.2            1.7            1.5            2.7 r          2.6 r          2.5 r

2015 IV            0.1 r          0.6 r          0.5            6.2 r          5.3 r          6.1 r
     III           1.5            1.4           -0.1            4.9            3.5            3.3  
     II            0.3            0.7            0.4            5.6            3.0            5.3  
     I             1.0            1.8            0.8           -0.2            2.7           -1.2  

2014 ANNUAL       -0.9           -0.3            0.6            3.5            1.8            4.4  

2014 IV           -3.0            3.4            6.6            2.8            3.2            6.0  
     III           1.8            1.2           -0.7            2.4            1.6            0.6  
     II            1.4            2.2            0.8           -1.4           -3.4           -2.8  
     I            -1.1           -2.4           -1.3            9.3            6.8           10.5  
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                    Percent change from corresponding quarter of previous year

2016 I             1.5 r          1.1           -0.4 r          5.2 r          4.0 r          3.6 r

2015 ANNUAL        0.2            1.7            1.5            2.7 r          2.6 r          2.5 r

2015 IV            0.7 r          1.1 r          0.4            4.1 r          3.6 r          3.3 r
     III          -0.1            1.8            1.9            3.2            3.1            3.3  
     II            0.0            1.7            1.7            2.6            2.6            2.6  
     I             0.3            2.1            1.8            0.9            1.0            0.6  

2014 ANNUAL       -0.9           -0.3            0.6            3.5            1.8            4.4  

2014 IV           -0.2            1.1            1.3            3.2            2.0            3.4  
     III          -0.3           -0.1            0.2            3.6            1.8            3.9  
     II           -1.6           -0.8            0.8            2.7            0.7            4.4  
     I            -1.5           -1.3            0.2            4.4            3.0            6.0  
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                                         Indexes 2009=100

2016 I           111.7 r        114.7 r        102.7 r        115.9 r        104.5 r        103.8 r

2015 ANNUAL      110.3 r        113.9 r        103.2          112.5 r        101.8 r        101.9 r

2015 IV          110.6 r        114.3 r        103.3          114.8 r        103.4 r        103.8 r
     III         110.5          114.1          103.2          113.1          102.1          102.3  
     II          110.1          113.7          103.2          111.7          101.2          101.5  
     I           110.1          113.5          103.1          110.2          100.5          100.2  

2014 ANNUAL      110.1          112.0          101.7          109.5           99.2           99.5  

2014 IV          109.8          113.0          102.9          110.3           99.8          100.5  
     III         110.6          112.1          101.3          109.5           99.0           99.0  
     II          110.1          111.8          101.5          108.9           98.7           98.9  
     I           109.7          111.1          101.3          109.3           99.5           99.6  
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See footnotes following Table 6.                                                       June 7, 2016
r=revised                                                        Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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