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Labor productivity, output, and hours worked indexes, nonfarm business

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Labor productivity (output per hour), output, and hours worked indexes, nonfarm business (2012 = 100), 1st quarter 2021
Quarter Output Hours worked Labor productivity (output per hour)

Q1 2012

99.386 99.498 99.888

Q2 2012

99.992 99.729 100.263

Q3 2012

100.226 100.127 100.099

Q4 2012

100.396 100.642 99.756

Q1 2013

101.414 101.032 100.378

Q2 2013

101.421 101.422 99.999

Q3 2013

102.435 102.004 100.422

Q4 2013

103.590 102.342 101.220

Q1 2014

103.096 102.826 100.263

Q2 2014

104.863 103.548 101.270

Q3 2014

106.530 104.252 102.185

Q4 2014

107.253 105.442 101.718

Q1 2015

108.455 105.564 102.739

Q2 2015

109.366 106.039 103.138

Q3 2015

109.754 106.404 103.148

Q4 2015

109.853 106.920 102.743

Q1 2016

110.539 107.268 103.049

Q2 2016

110.843 107.671 102.946

Q3 2016

111.514 107.980 103.272

Q4 2016

112.463 108.096 104.040

Q1 2017

113.132 108.523 104.247

Q2 2017

113.712 109.341 103.998

Q3 2017

114.789 109.504 104.826

Q4 2017

116.105 110.278 105.284

Q1 2018

117.331 110.932 105.768

Q2 2018

118.189 111.536 105.965

Q3 2018

118.870 111.844 106.282

Q4 2018

119.291 112.118 106.398

Q1 2019

120.415 112.110 107.408

Q2 2019

120.780 111.915 107.921

Q3 2019

121.641 112.574 108.054

Q4 2019

122.489 112.919 108.475

Q1 2020

120.491 111.291 108.267

Q2 2020

107.417 96.614 111.182

Q3 2020

117.690 104.761 112.341

Q4 2020

119.355 107.275 111.261

Q1 2021

121.836 108.078 112.729