What BLS productivity data are available and how do I access data? > Not available

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