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Labor productivity, output, and hours worked indexes, manufacturing

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Labor productivity (output per hour), output, and hours worked indexes, manufacturing (2012 = 100), 3rd quarter 2022
Quarter Output Hours worked Labor productivity (output per hour)

Q1 2012

100.160 99.476 100.688

Q2 2012

99.979 99.911 100.068

Q3 2012

99.680 100.089 99.591

Q4 2012

100.181 100.272 99.909

Q1 2013

101.423 100.565 100.853

Q2 2013

101.809 100.317 101.487

Q3 2013

101.950 100.854 101.087

Q4 2013

102.478 101.228 101.235

Q1 2014

102.119 101.223 100.885

Q2 2014

103.207 102.118 101.067

Q3 2014

103.519 102.605 100.890

Q4 2014

103.407 103.829 99.594

Q1 2015

102.193 103.382 98.850

Q2 2015

101.823 103.028 98.830

Q3 2015

102.007 103.199 98.845

Q4 2015

101.481 103.406 98.138

Q1 2016

101.754 102.943 98.845

Q2 2016

101.611 103.325 98.341

Q3 2016

101.618 103.236 98.433

Q4 2016

101.449 103.049 98.448

Q1 2017

101.058 103.296 97.833

Q2 2017

101.626 103.402 98.282

Q3 2017

101.041 104.593 96.604

Q4 2017

102.151 105.187 97.114

Q1 2018

102.614 105.130 97.607

Q2 2018

103.602 105.239 98.444

Q3 2018

104.119 106.593 97.679

Q4 2018

103.476 106.715 96.965

Q1 2019

102.087 106.032 96.279

Q2 2019

101.219 106.207 95.304

Q3 2019

100.912 106.402 94.840

Q4 2019

100.229 105.650 94.869

Q1 2020

98.865 104.073 94.996

Q2 2020

85.858 91.615 93.717

Q3 2020

95.504 97.817 97.635

Q4 2020

97.434 99.915 97.517

Q1 2021

98.066 100.398 97.677

Q2 2021

99.437 100.541 98.902

Q3 2021

100.364 101.601 98.782

Q4 2021

101.804 103.252 98.598

Q1 2022

102.734 105.077 97.770

Q2 2022

103.615 105.248 98.449

Q3 2022

103.759 106.182 97.718