Table 6. Nonfinancial corporate sector: Productivity, hourly compensation, unit labor costs, unit profits, and prices, seasonally adjusted



Table 6. Nonfinancial corporate sector: Labor productivity, hourly compensation, unit labor costs,
unit profits, and prices, seasonally adjusted.
                                                     Real
                                           Hourly    hourly            Unit      Total           Implicit
Year         Labor                         compen-   compen-   Unit    nonlabor  unit    Unit    price
and          produc-             Hours     sation    sation    labor   costs     costs   profits deflator
quarter      tivity    Output    worked    (1)       (2)       costs   (6)       (7)     (8)     (4)
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                         Percent change from previous quarter at annual rate (5)

2016 I         1.4 r     2.0 r    0.6 r    -1.8 r    -1.5 r    -3.1 r  -12.1 r   -6.1 r   30.6 r   -2.0  

2015 ANNUAL    0.9       3.2 r    2.2       2.9 r     2.8 r     2.0 r    0.6 r    1.5 r   -6.6 r    0.3 r

2015 IV       -0.8 r     2.7      3.6       1.9 r     1.1 r     2.7 r   13.7 r    6.1 r  -37.1 r   -1.0 r
     III       1.1 r     2.6 r    1.5       1.9 r     0.6 r     0.8 r    0.7 r    0.8 r    0.0 r    0.7 r
     II        1.5 r     2.4 r    0.9       3.9 r     1.4 r     2.3 r    0.1 r    1.6 r  -17.0 r   -1.3 r
     I        -1.2 r     0.2 r    1.4       5.8 r     8.9 r     7.0 r    1.2 r    5.1 r  -11.6 r    2.4 r

2014 ANNUAL    1.2 r     3.9 r    2.7       2.5       0.8       1.3 r   -0.4 r    0.7 r    1.5 r    0.8 r

2014 IV        1.5 r     4.9 r    3.4       1.7 r     2.0 r     0.2 r   -1.2 r   -0.3 r   -5.5 r   -1.1 r
     III       4.2 r     7.0 r    2.7       2.1 r     1.3 r    -2.0 r   -2.1 r   -2.0 r   15.0 r    0.4 r
     II        1.1       6.2      5.0      -2.6 r    -4.5 r    -3.7 r   -1.4 r   -3.0 r   37.2 r    2.0 r
     I         1.0 r     2.7 r    1.6       9.3 r     6.9 r     8.1 r    0.3 r    5.5 r  -19.9 r    1.5 r
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                       Percent change from corresponding quarter of previous year

2016 I         0.8       2.4 r    1.6 r     1.5 r     0.4 r     0.7 r    0.2 r    0.5 r   -9.1 r   -0.9 r

2015 ANNUAL    0.9       3.2 r    2.2       2.9 r     2.8 r     2.0 r    0.6 r    1.5 r   -6.6 r    0.3 r

2015 IV        0.2 r     2.0 r    1.8       3.4 r     2.9 r     3.2 r    3.8 r    3.4    -17.6 r    0.2 r
     III       0.7 r     2.5 r    1.8       3.3 r     3.2 r     2.6 r    0.2 r    1.8 r   -8.7 r    0.2 r
     II        1.5 r     3.6 r    2.1       3.3 r     3.3 r     1.8 r   -0.5 r    1.1 r   -5.5 r    0.1 r
     I         1.4       4.6      3.1       1.7 r     1.8 r     0.3 r   -0.9 r   -0.1 r    7.2 r    0.9 r

2014 ANNUAL    1.2 r     3.9 r    2.7       2.5       0.8       1.3 r   -0.4 r    0.7 r    1.5 r    0.8 r

2014 IV        1.9 r     5.2 r    3.2       2.5       1.3 r     0.6 r   -1.1 r    0.0 r    4.5 r    0.7 r
     III       1.8 r     4.8 r    2.9       2.3       0.6 r     0.5 r   -0.7 r    0.1 r    6.3 r    1.0 r
     II        0.0 r     2.8 r    2.8       1.8      -0.3       1.7 r    0.5 r    1.3 r    2.1 r    1.4 r
     I         0.9 r     2.9 r    1.9       3.4       1.9       2.4 r   -0.2 r    1.6 r   -7.0 r    0.3 r
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                                            Indexes 2009=100

2016 I       110.4 r   125.9 r  114.1 r   114.3 r   103.1 r   103.6 r   97.3 r  101.5 r  135.6 r  105.1 r

2015 ANNUAL  109.9 r   124.1 r  112.9 r   113.9 r   103.1 r   103.7 r   98.1 r  101.8 r  140.2 r  105.8 r

2015 IV      110.0 r   125.3 r  114.0 r   114.9 r   103.5 r   104.4 r  100.5 r  103.1 r  126.9 r  105.6 r
     III     110.2 r   124.5 r  113.0 r   114.3 r   103.2 r   103.7 r   97.4 r  101.6 r  142.5 r  105.9 r
     II      109.9 r   123.7 r  112.5 r   113.8 r   103.1 r   103.5 r   97.2 r  101.4 r  142.5 r  105.7 r
     I       109.5 r   122.9 r  112.3 r   112.7 r   102.7 r   102.9 r   97.2 r  101.0 r  149.3 r  106.1 r

2014 ANNUAL  108.9 r   120.3 r  110.5 r   110.7 r   100.3 r   101.6 r   97.5 r  100.2 r  150.1 r  105.5 r

2014 IV      109.8 r   122.9 r  111.9 r   111.1 r   100.6 r   101.2 r   96.9 r   99.8 r  153.9 r  105.4 r
     III     109.4 r   121.4 r  111.0 r   110.7 r   100.1 r   101.1 r   97.2 r   99.8 r  156.1 r  105.7 r
     II      108.3 r   119.4 r  110.2 r   110.1 r    99.8 r   101.6 r   97.7 r  100.3 r  150.8 r  105.6 r
     I       108.0 r   117.6 r  108.9 r   110.8 r   100.9 r   102.6 r   98.1 r  101.1 r  139.3 r  105.1 r
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See footnotes following Table 6.                                                           August 9, 2016
r=revised                                                              Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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