Table 1. Recent labor productivity, unit labor costs, and related data






Table 1. Recent labor productivity, unit labor costs, and related data
Industry 2012 NAICS code 2016
Employment
(thousands)
Percent change, 2015-2016
Labor productivity Unit labor costs Output Hours worked Labor compensation

Wholesale Trade

Wholesale trade

42

6,049.1 1.2 -0.7 1.6 0.4 0.9

Merchant wholesalers, durable goods

423

3,028.0 0.5 1.0 0.7 0.2 1.8

Motor vehicles and parts

4231

343.3 -2.1 4.0 -0.7 1.4 3.2

Furniture and furnishings

4232

112.8 3.4 3.8 4.2 0.8 8.2

Lumber and construction supplies

4233

219.5 0.1 0.1 5.4 5.3 5.5

Commercial equipment

4234

633.4 3.1 -3.0 3.8 0.6 0.7

Metals and minerals

4235

128.0 -1.6 5.5 -6.1 -4.5 -1.0

Appliances and electric goods

4236

336.6 0.9 1.7 2.1 1.2 3.8

Hardware and plumbing

4237

248.4 -1.2 0.3 3.3 4.5 3.6

Machinery and supplies

4238

689.6 1.3 0.5 -1.9 -3.2 -1.3

Miscellaneous durable goods

4239

316.4 0.8 3.1 0.8 0.0 3.9

Merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods

424

2,113.5 1.0 -2.4 2.6 1.6 0.2

Paper and paper products

4241

122.5 1.7 -1.3 1.8 0.1 0.5

Druggists' goods

4242

205.3 1.5 -2.7 1.4 -0.1 -1.3

Apparel and piece goods

4243

158.0 -2.2 2.6 -1.6 0.6 1.0

Grocery and related products

4244

774.0 -2.0 -0.8 0.2 2.3 -0.7

Farm product raw materials

4245

75.0 11.7 -8.3 3.5 -7.3 -5.1

Chemicals

4246

132.2 2.6 1.6 -0.9 -3.4 0.7

Petroleum

4247

96.5 18.6 -19.6 13.0 -4.6 -9.1

Alcoholic beverages

4248

199.1 -2.1 4.3 1.5 3.7 5.9

Miscellaneous nondurable goods

4249

350.9 -4.4 2.6 2.6 7.3 5.3

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

425

907.6 3.9 -2.3 1.7 -2.1 -0.6

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

4251

907.6 3.9 -2.3 1.7 -2.1 -0.6

Retail Trade

Retail trade

44-45

16,670.3 4.6 -1.5 4.6 0.1 3.0

Motor vehicle and parts dealers

441

2,046.2 3.2 -1.3 4.8 1.6 3.5

Automobile dealers

4411

1,325.1 3.0 -0.9 5.2 2.1 4.2

Other motor vehicle dealers

4412

157.0 7.1 -4.0 4.5 -2.5 0.3

Auto parts, accessories, and tire stores

4413

564.1 -0.1 0.6 1.3 1.4 1.9

Furniture and home furnishings stores

442

521.1 5.5 -4.4 5.4 -0.1 0.8

Furniture stores

4421

244.2 3.6 -1.8 4.3 0.7 2.4

Home furnishings stores

4422

276.9 7.6 -7.2 6.6 -0.9 -1.0

Electronics and appliance stores

443

542.6 8.0 -6.4 3.9 -3.8 -2.7

Electronics and appliance stores

4431

542.6 8.0 -6.4 3.9 -3.8 -2.7

Building material and garden supply stores

444

1,312.0 5.3 -2.5 6.7 1.3 4.0

Building material and supplies dealers

4441

1,140.4 5.9 -2.7 7.4 1.4 4.5

Lawn and garden equipment and supplies stores

4442

171.6 1.4 -2.0 2.0 0.6 -0.1

Food and beverage stores

445

3,184.4 4.7 -1.1 3.2 -1.4 2.0

Grocery stores

4451

2,754.6 5.5 -1.7 3.2 -2.1 1.5

Specialty food stores

4452

254.6 3.4 0.2 2.6 -0.7 2.8

Beer, wine and liquor stores

4453

175.2 -5.4 7.4 3.2 9.1 10.9

Health and personal care stores

446

1,091.3 -1.1 1.6 1.4 2.5 3.1

Health and personal care stores

4461

1,091.3 -1.1 1.6 1.4 2.5 3.1

Gasoline stations

447

933.1 4.2 -1.2 4.8 0.6 3.5

Gasoline stations

4471

933.1 4.2 -1.2 4.8 0.6 3.5

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

448

1,442.3 2.0 -0.3 0.7 -1.2 0.5

Clothing stores

4481

1,056.1 1.7 0.5 0.2 -1.5 0.7

Shoe stores

4482

218.1 3.5 -3.7 4.4 0.9 0.5

Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores

4483

168.1 2.2 -0.4 0.0 -2.2 -0.4

Sports, hobby, music instruments, book stores

451

678.6 2.6 -6.1 3.5 0.8 -2.9

Sporting goods and musical instrument stores

4511

587.0 3.0 -6.6 3.8 0.8 -3.0

Book stores and news dealers

4512

91.6 0.6 -3.5 1.2 0.7 -2.3

General merchandise stores

452

3,184.1 1.3 1.9 1.7 0.4 3.6

Department stores

4521

1,309.8 -1.9 2.8 -4.7 -2.8 -2.0

Other general merchandise stores

4529

1,874.3 1.3 3.3 3.8 2.4 7.2

Miscellaneous store retailers

453

991.3 9.8 -3.6 5.3 -4.1 1.5

Florists

4531

77.5 26.9 -14.1 10.8 -12.7 -4.8

Office supplies, stationery and gift stores

4532

290.1 14.4 -3.2 0.6 -12.0 -2.6

Used merchandise stores

4533

228.0 2.0 0.6 1.1 -0.9 1.7

Other miscellaneous store retailers

4539

395.7 6.3 -2.7 8.1 1.7 5.2

Nonstore retailers

454

743.3 7.7 -0.4 12.6 4.5 12.1

Electronic shopping and mail-order houses

4541

430.7 11.4 1.9 14.1 2.4 16.3

Vending machine operators

4542

43.9 -5.6 -0.4 -3.6 2.1 -4.0

Direct selling establishments

4543

268.7 -4.4 -0.2 4.5 9.4 4.3

Food Services and Drinking Places

Food services and drinking places

722

11,650.6 1.3 2.5 3.5 2.2 6.1

Special food services

7223

795.6 12.4 -1.7 3.2 -8.2 1.5

Drinking places, alcoholic beverages

7224

390.4 1.4 1.8 3.9 2.5 5.7

Restaurants and other eating places

7225

10,464.6 0.3 3.1 3.5 3.2 6.7

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Last Modified Date: August 03, 2017