June 08, 2010

First quarter 2010 productivity growth revised downward

Previous and revised productivity and related measures, nonfarm business, first quarter 2010 (quarterly percent change at seasonally adjusted annual rates)
Measure Quarterly percent change at annual rate
Previous Revised

Productivity (Output per hour)

3.6 2.8

Output

4.4 4.0

Hours

0.8 1.1

Unit labor costs

-1.6 -1.3

These data featured in the TED article, First quarter 2010 productivity growth revised downward.

 

 

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