International Labor Comparisons
Charting International Labor Comparisons (2012 edition)

Charting International Labor Comparisons
(2012 Edition)


Showcasing data from all areas of the ILC program and other sources, Charting International Labor Comparisons is a gateway to explore how key labor market and other national economic measurements compare across countries. For more info, see the preface (HTML) (PDF).


SECTION 1: GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT (GDP) (HTML) (PDF)

  • Chart 1.1 - Gross domestic product, selected countries, in U.S. dollars, 2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 1.2 - Share of world gross domestic product, selected economies, 1990–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 1.3 - Manufacturing output as a percent of gross domestic product, selected economies, 1970–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 1.4 - Gross domestic product per capita and per employed person, selected countries, in U.S. dollars, 2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Notes - Sources and definitions (HTML) (PDF)

SECTION 2: LABOR MARKET (HTML) (PDF)

  • Chart 2.1 - Labor force size, gender composition, and participation rates, selected countries, 2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 2.2 - Labor force participation rates by sex, selected countries, 2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 2.3 - Labor force participation rates by age, selected countries, 2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 2.4 - Working-age population by labor force status, selected countries, in percent, 2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 2.5 - Employment-population ratios, selected countries, 2007 and 2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 2.6 - Employment growth, selected countries, average annual rates, 2000–2007 and 2007–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 2.7 - Part-time employment rates by sex, selected countries, 2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 2.8 - Share of employment by sector, selected countries, 2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 2.9 - Unemployment rates, selected countries, 2000–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 2.10 - Unemployment rates by age, selected countries, 2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 2.11 - Unemployment rates by education, selected countries, 2009 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 2.12 - Composition of unemployment by duration, selected countries, 2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Notes - Sources and definitions (HTML) (PDF)

SECTION 3: COMPETITIVENESS IN MANUFACTURING (HTML) (PDF)

  • Chart 3.1 - Hourly compensation costs in manufacturing, selected countries, in U.S. dollars, 2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 3.2 - Hourly compensation costs in manufacturing, selected countries and regions, in U.S. dollars, 2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 3.3 - Percent change in hourly compensation costs in manufacturing and exchange rates, selected countries, 2009–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 3.4 - Growth in manufacturing hourly compensation costs, selected countries, average annual rates, 2000–2007 and 2007–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 3.5 - Hourly compensation costs in manufacturing, selected countries and regions, annual percent changes, 2006–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 3.6 - Components of hourly compensation costs in manufacturing, selected countries, in percent, 2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 3.7 - Manufacturing productivity growth, selected countries, average annual rates, 2000–2007 and 2007–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 3.8 - Manufacturing output growth, selected countries, average annual rates, 2000–2007 and 2007–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 3.9 - Growth in manufacturing hours worked, selected countries, average annual rates, 2000–2007 and 2007–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 3.10 - Growth in manufacturing unit labor costs in national currency, selected countries, average annual rates, 2000–2007 and 2007–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 3.11 - Growth in manufacturing unit labor costs in U.S. dollars, selected countries, average annual rates, 2000–2007 and 2007–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 3.12 - Gap between productivity and real hourly compensation in manufacturing, selected countries, 1970–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Notes - Sources and definitions (HTML) (PDF)

SECTION 4: CONSUMER PRICES (HTML) (PDF)

  • Chart 4.1 - Measures of consumer price inflation, selected countries, average annual growth rates, 2007–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 4.2 - Harmonized indexes of consumer prices, selected countries, average annual growth rates, 2000–2007 and 2007–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 4.3 - Gap between manufacturing compensation and consumer price indexes, selected countries, average annual growth rates, 2007–2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Chart 4.4 - Price of a basket of goods that costs one dollar in the United States, selected countries, 2010 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Notes - Sources and definitions (HTML) (PDF)


Last Modified Date: September 25, 2012