What BLS productivity data are available and how do I access data? >
What data are not available?
- Microproductivity—BLS does not measure productivity of individual workers or businesses.
- Productivity Levels—BLS data are reported as indexes and percent changes, not levels.
- Externalities—BLS productivity measures do not take into account whether a particular output is good or bad for the environment, for example, or whether it is good or bad for consumers.
- International comparisons