May 2013

International Labor Comparisons: BLS Spotlight on Statistics

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Average annual percent change in manufacturing productivity, output, and hours worked, 2010-2011

 

Average annual percent change in manufacturing productivity, output, and hours worked, 2010-2011
CountryProductivityOutput GrowthHours Growth

Czech Republic

10.19.8-0.3

Singapore

8.07.6-0.3

Korea, Republic of

6.07.21.1

Spain

5.12.4-2.5

United Kingdom

4.52.1-2.3

Germany

4.58.13.5

Netherlands

4.03.5-0.5

Sweden

3.46.12.6

Taiwan

2.84.92.0

Denmark

2.31.5-0.9

France

2.21.2-1.0

United States

2.04.32.2

Norway

2.01.90.0

Canada

1.92.40.5

Belgium

0.23.33.1

Finland

-0.12.02.1

Italy

-0.40.61.0

Japan

-2.8-3.6-0.8

Australia

-4.0-2.12.0

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, International Labor Comparisons.



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