Table 1. Manufacturing sector: productivity and related measures for the 1987-2013 period

Table 1. Manufacturing sector: productivity and related measures for the      
         1987 to 2013 period                                           

Annual percent change from previous year                                       
                                                                               
     Productivity                Inputs                                        
                                                                               
              Output  Multi-                                  Pur-     Com-   
              per     factor Sec-          Capi-              chased   bined  
      Labor   unit    pro-   toral         tal                busi-    units  
      produc- of      ducti- out-          Ser-         Mate- ness     of all 
 Year tivity1 capital vity2  put   Hours3  vices Energy rials services Inputs4
 1988   2.0     1.6     2.7    4.0   1.9     2.4   4.2   -4.1   8.7      1.3  
 1989  -0.3    -1.7    -0.7    1.0   1.3     2.8  -0.4   -0.5   6.0      1.8  
 1990   3.9    -2.4    -0.6    0.5  -3.3     3.0   1.9    5.2   1.6      1.1  
 1991   2.2    -4.2    -0.6   -1.7  -3.8     2.6  -0.3   -0.5  -0.7     -1.1  
 1992   5.9     2.5    -0.6    5.1  -0.8     2.5  -1.0   17.8   7.5      5.7  
 1993   2.4     1.2     2.8    3.7   1.2     2.4   3.2   -0.9   0.5      0.9  
 1994   2.9     2.7     2.9    5.3   2.3     2.5   3.6    1.1   3.8      2.3  
 1995   2.8     0.4     2.0    3.9   1.1     3.5   2.8   -0.7   4.9      1.8  
 1996   4.9     0.0     0.3    4.2  -0.7     4.2  -2.7   13.3  -0.5      3.9  
 1997   4.4     1.9     2.7    6.8   2.3     4.8  -1.9    5.8   3.9      4.0  
 1998   2.6    -1.9     1.6    2.8   0.2     4.8   4.7   -3.6   4.9      1.2  
 1999   5.4     0.1     2.0    4.1  -1.3     4.0  23.7    3.9   0.7      2.0  
 2000   7.5     2.4     3.9    5.7  -1.6     3.3  11.5    7.3  -2.1      1.8  
 2001   0.4    -8.2    -1.5   -6.3  -6.6     2.1  14.5  -16.4   2.7     -4.8  
 2002   4.7    -3.6     2.8   -2.4  -6.8     1.3 -24.4   -8.5  -1.3     -5.1  
 2003   6.4     0.7     5.8    1.3  -4.8     0.6 -12.3   -6.4  -5.4     -4.2  
 2004   5.5     4.7     2.7    4.9  -0.6     0.2  -5.2   16.8  -6.2      2.1  
 2005   5.9     3.9     0.6    5.0  -0.8     1.0   7.0   11.4   6.8      4.3  
 2006   3.5     2.6     2.3    4.1   0.5     1.4  -7.6    6.8  -3.0      1.7  
 2007   6.0     2.2     1.1    4.4  -1.5     2.1   6.5    8.0   2.9      3.3  
 2008   3.9    -3.2     0.3   -0.3  -4.0     3.0  -1.0    3.2  -8.8     -0.5  
 2009  -6.5   -19.9    -1.9  -18.9 -13.2     1.2 -27.4  -35.3  -3.1    -17.3  
 2010  10.1     9.8     3.7   10.6   0.5     0.8  -2.7   21.5   2.9      6.7  
 2011   5.4     6.6    -1.4    7.8   2.2     1.1   8.6   23.5   1.4      9.3  
 2012   0.7     1.9    -0.8    3.0   2.3     1.1  -0.4    5.8   6.3      3.9  
 2013   0.7     0.5    -0.7    1.5   0.8     1.0  -0.1    2.5   5.3      2.1  
                                                                               
1. Output per hour worked.                                                     
2. Output per combined units of hours, capital services, energy, materials,    
   and purchased business services.                                            
3. Hours at work.                                                              
4. Combined units of hours, capital services, energy, materials, and           
   purchased business services, chained superlative index.                     
                                                                               
Source:  The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) develops productivity measures   
         using output data published by the Bureau of the Census, U.S.         
         Department of Commerce, and modified by BLS. Compensation and hours   
         data are from the BLS. Capital measures are based on data supplied    
         by the BEA, U.S. Department of Commerce. See also Technical Notes in  
         this release.                                                         
                                                                               

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