Table 2: Private business sector: productivity and related measures for the 1987-2014 period

Table 2. Private 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     1.5     0.4     1.0      4.3     3.0     3.9       3.3       1.1
1989     1.1    -0.1     0.4      3.9     3.1     3.9       3.4       1.2

1990     2.4    -1.6     0.9      1.6    -0.5     3.3       0.8       4.0
1991     1.9    -3.2    -0.5     -0.5    -1.5     2.8      -0.1       5.3
1992     4.5     1.9     3.3      4.3     0.2     2.3       0.9       2.5
1993     0.2    -0.1    -0.4      3.0     3.5     3.0       3.3       0.3
1994     0.9     1.3     0.6      4.9     4.6     3.5       4.3      -0.5

1995     0.4    -0.9    -0.5      3.2     3.5     4.2       3.7       1.4
1996     3.1     0.1     1.9      4.7     1.8     4.6       2.7       3.0
1997     1.9     0.0     1.2      5.3     3.5     5.3       4.1       1.9
1998     3.2    -0.8     1.3      5.2     2.9     6.0       3.9       4.0
1999     3.6    -0.7     2.1      5.6     2.0     6.3       3.4       4.3

2000     3.6    -1.6     1.7      4.5     1.1     6.2       2.7       5.2
2001     3.1    -3.6     0.5      0.8    -1.7     4.6       0.3       7.0
2002     4.2    -1.2     2.1      1.8    -1.8     3.0      -0.3       5.5
2003     3.7     0.7     2.4      3.2     0.0     2.5       0.8       3.0
2004     3.1     2.0     2.5      4.5     1.7     2.5       1.9       1.1

2005     2.0     0.7     1.5      3.8     1.8     3.2       2.3       1.3
2006     1.0    -0.3     0.3      3.2     2.6     3.5       2.9       1.2
2007     1.5    -0.7     0.5      2.2     1.0     2.9       1.7       2.3
2008     0.8    -3.4    -1.2     -1.2    -1.3     2.3       0.0       4.4
2009     3.6    -4.5    -0.2     -3.9    -6.2     0.7      -3.7       8.5

2010     3.2     2.8     2.9      3.2     0.3     0.4       0.3       0.4
2011     0.0     1.0     0.1      2.1     2.6     1.1       2.0      -1.0
2012     0.6     1.4     0.6      2.9     2.9     1.5       2.3      -0.9
2013     0.4     0.2     0.2      2.0     1.8     1.9       1.8       0.2
2014     0.6     1.0     0.7      3.1     2.6     2.0       2.4      -0.5

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


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