Table 1. Private nonfarm business sector: productivity and related measures for the 1987-2014 period

Table 1. Private nonfarm business sector: productivity and related measures
for the 1987-2014 period1

Annual percent change from previous year

               Output  
               per                                       Combined
               unit of Multi-                            units of
       Labor   capital factor   Value-                   labor and
       produc- servic- Product- Added          Capital   capital   Capital
Year   tivity2 es      ivity3   Output4 Labor5 Services6 services7 Intensity8 

1988     1.7     0.8     1.2      4.6     3.2     3.8       3.4       0.9
1989     0.9    -0.3     0.2      3.7     3.2     4.0       3.5       1.2

1990     2.1    -1.8     0.6      1.5    -0.3     3.4       0.9       4.0
1991     2.0    -3.4    -0.4     -0.5    -1.5     3.0      -0.1       5.6
1992     4.3     1.6     3.2      4.1     0.2     2.5       0.9       2.7
1993     0.2     0.0    -0.3      3.2     3.7     3.2       3.5       0.2
1994     1.0     1.0     0.6      4.7     4.3     3.6       4.1       0.0

1995     0.8    -0.8    -0.2      3.6     3.5     4.4       3.8       1.6
1996     2.7    -0.2     1.6      4.6     2.0     4.8       2.9       3.0
1997     1.6    -0.2     0.9      5.3     3.7     5.5       4.3       1.9
1998     3.1    -0.8     1.2      5.3     3.0     6.2       4.0       4.0
1999     3.4    -0.9     1.9      5.6     2.2     6.5       3.6       4.3

2000     3.4    -1.9     1.6      4.4     1.1     6.4       2.7       5.4
2001     3.0    -3.7     0.5      0.9    -1.5     4.7       0.4       7.0
2002     4.3    -1.4     2.1      1.8    -1.9     3.2      -0.3       5.8
2003     3.5     0.5     2.2      3.2     0.1     2.6       0.9       3.0
2004     3.0     2.0     2.5      4.5     1.7     2.5       2.0       1.0

2005     1.9     0.7     1.5      3.8     1.8     3.1       2.3       1.2
2006     0.9    -0.2     0.3      3.3     2.7     3.5       3.0       1.1
2007     1.7    -0.6     0.6      2.4     1.1     3.0       1.8       2.3
2008     0.8    -3.8    -1.3     -1.3    -1.4     2.6       0.0       4.7
2009     3.4    -4.9    -0.3     -4.1    -6.3     0.8      -3.8       8.7

2010     3.2     2.8     2.9      3.2     0.2     0.4       0.3       0.4
2011     0.1     1.2     0.2      2.2     2.6     1.0       2.0      -1.1
2012     0.8     1.8     0.8      3.1     2.9     1.3       2.3      -1.0
2013    -0.1    -0.1    -0.1      1.8     1.9     1.8       1.9       0.0
2014     0.7     1.0     0.7      3.1     2.5     2.1       2.4      -0.3

See footnotes following table 4.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics


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