International Labor Comparisons

Table 9a. Denmark, Hourly compensation costs in manufacturing, U.S. dollars, 2008-2012

Table 9a. Denmark, Hourly compensation costs in manufacturing, U.S. dollars, 2008-2012
Industry ISIC Rev.4 Code 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012

Manufacturing (NAICS 31-33)

C
49.70 48.60 47.93 51.67 48.47

Food products, beverages and tobacco

10-12
49.27 46.96 45.36 48.36 44.67

          Food and beverages

10-11
49.21 47.00 45.45 48.49 44.77

                    Food products

10
48.95 46.68 45.11 48.27 44.51

                    Beverages

11
52.12 50.57 49.20 50.87 47.69

          Tobacco products

12
NA NA NA NA NA

Textiles, wearing apparel and leather

13-15
44.68 43.87 43.40 46.58 43.29

          Textiles and wearing apparel

13-14
44.42 43.46 43.15 46.21 42.85

                    Textiles

13
44.12 43.19 42.45 46.03 42.95

                    Wearing apparel

14
45.29 44.21 45.16 46.71 42.55

Leather and related products

15
NA NA NA NA NA

Wood and paper products and printing

16-18
47.03 45.29 44.55 47.43 44.51

          Wood and wood products, except furniture

16
43.16 41.88 40.39 43.50 40.00

          Paper and paper products

17
48.62 47.56 47.18 49.87 47.09

          Printing and reproduction of recorded media

18
51.21 48.18 48.22 50.96 48.79

Coke and refined petroleum products

19
NA NA NA NA NA

Chemicals and pharmaceutical products

20-21
58.63 53.95 53.62 56.65 53.73

          Chemicals and chemical products, except pharmaceuticals

20
55.35 53.00 53.54 55.96 53.63

          Pharmaceutical products

21
66.27 63.80 63.43 69.78 67.09

Rubber, plastics and other non-metallic mineral products

22-23
49.63 48.32 46.88 50.74 47.41

          Rubber and plastics products

22
49.86 48.81 48.42 52.12 48.50

          Other non-metallic mineral products

23
49.37 47.75 45.12 49.17 46.16

Primary and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment

24-25
45.97 44.50 44.30 47.14 43.93

          Basic metals

24
44.96 43.41 42.78 45.64 43.41

          Fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment

25
46.15 44.70 44.57 47.41 44.02

Computer, electronic and optical products

26
51.16 50.40 52.67 56.82 53.54

Electrical equipment

27
48.53 47.89 46.25 50.89 48.73

Machinery and equipment n.e.c.

28
48.94 48.10 48.63 52.22 50.05

Motor vehicles and other transport equipment

29-30
47.59 46.93 46.77 48.66 45.61

          Motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers

29
45.16 44.12 43.45 44.82 43.87

          Other transport equipment

30
50.12 49.84 50.23 52.65 47.42

Furniture

31
44.05 44.45 41.93 43.95 42.14

Note:
Compensation costs include direct pay, social insurance expenditures, and labor-related taxes.
Data relate to manufacturing as defined by the International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities (ISIC) Revision 4.
For complete information on definitions, industrial classifications, and data sources, see the technical notes at www.bls.gov/ilc/ichcctn.pdf and country notes at www.bls.gov/ilc/ichccsources.pdf.
'NA' means data not available.
# Break in series. Data are not comparable with data from the previous year.
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, International Labor Comparisons, August 2013
 

Table 9b. Denmark, Hourly compensation costs in manufacturing, National currency, 2008-2012
Industry ISIC Rev.4 Code 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012

Manufacturing (NAICS 31-33)

C
252.90 260.36 269.68 276.61 280.75

Food products, beverages and tobacco

10-12
250.71 251.59 255.24 258.89 258.73

          Food and beverages

10-11
250.40 251.79 255.71 259.58 259.34

                    Food products

10
249.07 250.08 253.83 258.42 257.82

                    Beverages

11
265.22 270.90 276.85 272.34 276.22

          Tobacco products

12
NA NA NA NA NA

Textiles, wearing apparel and leather

13-15
227.35 235.04 244.17 249.38 250.76

          Textiles and wearing apparel

13-14
226.02 232.85 242.81 247.36 248.20

                    Textiles

13
224.48 231.41 238.84 246.40 248.80

                    Wearing apparel

14
230.46 236.87 254.12 250.09 246.43

Leather and related products

15
NA NA NA NA NA

Wood and paper products and printing

16-18
239.29 242.62 250.64 253.93 257.83

          Wood and wood products, except furniture

16
219.64 224.37 227.27 232.86 231.69

          Paper and paper products

17
247.39 254.81 265.48 267.00 272.78

          Printing and reproduction of recorded media

18
260.57 258.12 271.33 272.84 282.58

Coke and refined petroleum products

19
NA NA NA NA NA

Chemicals and pharmaceutical products

20-21
298.34 289.02 301.71 303.26 311.19

          Chemicals and chemical products, except pharmaceuticals

20
281.64 283.97 301.24 299.59 310.62

          Pharmaceutical products

21
337.23 341.78 356.88 373.56 388.58

Rubber, plastics and other non-metallic mineral products

22-23
252.55 258.85 263.76 271.66 274.59

          Rubber and plastics products

22
253.70 261.52 272.43 279.04 280.90

          Other non-metallic mineral products

23
251.23 255.79 253.86 263.24 267.40

Primary and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment

24-25
233.92 238.43 249.27 252.36 254.43

          Basic metals

24
228.76 232.58 240.69 244.35 251.43

          Fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment

25
234.83 239.46 250.80 253.79 254.96

Computer, electronic and optical products

26
260.34 270.01 296.32 304.16 310.09

Electrical equipment

27
246.96 256.55 260.22 272.43 282.25

Machinery and equipment n.e.c.

28
249.03 257.68 273.64 279.54 289.91

Motor vehicles and other transport equipment

29-30
242.18 251.44 263.18 260.52 264.17

          Motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers

29
229.79 236.37 244.48 239.94 254.10

          Other transport equipment

30
255.06 267.01 282.61 281.85 274.69

Furniture

31
224.15 238.15 235.90 235.26 244.11

Note:
Compensation costs include direct pay, social insurance expenditures, and labor-related taxes.
Data relate to manufacturing as defined by the International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities (ISIC) Revision 4.
For complete information on definitions, industrial classifications, and data sources, see the technical notes at www.bls.gov/ilc/ichcctn.pdf and country notes at www.bls.gov/ilc/ichccsources.pdf.
'NA' means data not available.
# Break in series. Data are not comparable with data from the previous year.
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, International Labor Comparisons, August 2013