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Percent change in productivity

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Percent change in productivity
Industry Productivity 1-year percent change, 2020 Productivity average annual percent change, 1987-2020

Wholesale trade

3.6 2.8

Durable goods

1.6 4.0

Motor vehicles and parts

2.3 3.1

Furniture and furnishings

4.5 1.7

Lumber and construction supplies

-1.8 0.6

Commercial equipment

1.4 10.9

Metals and minerals

-4.4 -0.4

Appliances and electric goods

6.3 6.6

Hardware and plumbing

7.1 1.7

Machinery and supplies

2.4 1.7

Miscellaneous durable goods

6.0 1.2

Nondurable goods

8.3 1.3

Paper and paper products

17.7 1.5

Druggists' goods

13.0 2.0

Apparel and piece goods

-0.4 1.7

Grocery and related products

5.8 1.1

Farm product raw materials

4.6 1.3

Chemicals

2.3 0.3

Petroleum

8.0 2.6

Alcoholic beverages

14.3 0.7

Miscellaneous nondurable goods

5.2 0.5

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

-4.7 2.5

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

-4.7 2.5

Retail trade

7.7 3.0

Motor vehicle and parts dealers

7.0 2.3

Automobile dealers

8.2 2.5

Other motor vehicle dealers

25.9 2.8

Auto parts, accessories, and tire stores

1.8 1.1

Furniture and home furnishings stores

2.9 3.8

Furniture stores

7.1 3.4

Home furnishings stores

-1.6 4.3

Electronics and appliance stores

-2.0 10.1

Electronics and appliance stores

-2.0 10.1

Building material and garden supply stores

-0.7 2.3

Building material and supplies dealers

-2.3 2.1

Lawn and garden equipment and supplies stores

11.0 3.3

Food and beverage stores

8.8 0.9

Grocery stores

7.6 0.8

Specialty food stores

9.0 0.9

Beer, wine and liquor stores

18.3 2.3

Health and personal care stores

13.1 1.9

Health and personal care stores

13.1 1.9

Gasoline stations

-5.0 1.2

Gasoline stations

-5.0 1.2

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

3.6 4.0

Clothing stores

-4.3 4.1

Shoe stores

12.1 3.0

Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores

35.4 4.2

Sports, hobby, music instruments, book stores

19.5 4.0

Sporting goods and musical instrument stores

16.0 4.5

Book stores and news dealers

58.1 2.7

General merchandise stores

2.2 3.0

Department stores

-2.7 0.6

Other general merchandise stores

0.5 4.8

Miscellaneous store retailers

12.2 3.4

Florists

24.9 3.3

Office supplies, stationery and gift stores

-0.3 5.2

Used merchandise stores

3.4 4.4

Other miscellaneous store retailers

13.7 1.3

Nonstore retailers

19.6 8.5

Electronic shopping and mail-order houses

12.9 9.8

Vending machine operators

26.7 1.4

Direct selling establishments

9.9 3.0