Table 6. Nonfinancial corporate sector: Labor productivity, hourly compensation, unit labor costs, unit profits, and prices, seasonally adjusted



Table 6. Nonfinancial corporate sector: Labor productivity, hourly compensation, unit labor costs,
unit profits, and prices, seasonally adjusted.
                                                     Real
                                           Hourly    hourly            Unit      Total           Implicit
Year         Labor                         compen-   compen-   Unit    nonlabor  unit    Unit    price
and          produc-             Hours     sation    sation    labor   costs     costs   profits deflator
quarter      tivity    Output    worked    (1)       (2)       costs   (6)       (7)     (8)     (4)
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                         Percent change from previous quarter at annual rate (5)

2016 ANNUAL    0.6       2.1      1.5       2.2       0.9       1.6     -0.4      1.0     -5.7      0.0  

2016 IV       -1.0      -0.3      0.6       3.3       0.2       4.3      5.8      4.8    -17.9      1.5  
     III       6.6 r     8.2 r    1.5       4.4 r     2.6 r    -2.0 r   -4.8 r   -2.9 r   15.3 r   -0.7  
     II       -1.2       0.2      1.4       5.7       3.3 r     7.0      1.0      5.0    -17.2      1.8  
     I         1.3       1.9      0.6      -1.9      -2.0 r    -3.2    -12.1     -6.1     30.7     -2.0  

2015 ANNUAL    0.8       3.0      2.2       2.9       2.8       2.2      0.8      1.7     -6.4      0.5  

2015 IV       -1.4       1.6      3.0       2.5       2.1 r     3.9     14.9      7.3    -36.4      0.1  
     III       1.2       3.0      1.8       1.7       0.1 r     0.5      0.3      0.4     -0.4      0.3  
     II       -2.3      -1.3      1.1       3.7       1.3 r     6.2      3.8      5.4    -13.9      2.4  
     I         2.2       3.5      1.3       5.9       8.7 r     3.6     -2.0      1.8    -14.4     -0.8  

2014 ANNUAL    0.3       3.0      2.7       2.5       0.8       2.2      0.5      1.6      2.4      1.7  

2014 IV        1.1       4.3      3.2       1.9       2.6 r     0.8     -0.6      0.3     -4.9     -0.5  
     III       3.0       5.9      2.8       2.0       1.0 r    -1.0     -1.1     -1.0     16.2      1.4  
     II        0.3       5.8      5.5      -3.0      -4.8 r    -3.3     -1.0     -2.6     37.8      2.4  
     I         0.6       2.3      1.6       9.2       6.4 r     8.6      0.7      6.0    -19.6      1.9  
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                       Percent change from corresponding quarter of previous year

2016 ANNUAL    0.6       2.1      1.5       2.2       0.9       1.6     -0.4      1.0     -5.7      0.0  

2016 IV        1.4       2.4      1.0       2.8       1.0       1.4     -2.7      0.1      0.6      0.1  
     III       1.3 r     2.9 r    1.6       2.6 r     1.5 r     1.3     -0.7 r    0.7     -5.6     -0.2  
     II        0.0       1.7      1.7       1.9       0.8 r     2.0      0.6      1.5     -9.0      0.0  
     I        -0.3       1.3      1.6       1.4 r     0.4       1.8      1.3      1.6     -8.1      0.2  

2015 ANNUAL    0.8       3.0      2.2       2.9       2.8       2.2      0.8      1.7     -6.4      0.5  

2015 IV       -0.1       1.7      1.8       3.4       3.0       3.5      4.1      3.7    -17.3      0.5  
     III       0.5       2.4      1.8       3.3       3.1       2.7      0.4      2.0     -8.6      0.3  
     II        1.0       3.1      2.1       3.4       3.4       2.4      0.0      1.6     -5.0      0.6  
     I         1.7 r     4.9      3.2       1.7       1.8       0.0     -1.2     -0.4      6.8      0.6  

2014 ANNUAL    0.3       3.0      2.7       2.5       0.8       2.2      0.5      1.6      2.4      1.7  

2014 IV        1.3       4.5      3.2       2.5       1.2       1.2     -0.5      0.6      5.2      1.3  
     III       0.9       3.8      2.9       2.3       0.5       1.4      0.2      1.0      7.2      1.9  
     II       -0.7       2.1      2.9       1.7      -0.3       2.5      1.2      2.1      2.8      2.2  
     I        -0.2       1.6      1.9       3.5       2.0       3.7      1.0      2.8     -5.9      1.5  
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                                            Indexes 2009=100

2016 ANNUAL  106.8     122.4    114.6     116.4     104.1     109.0    101.1    106.4    136.8    109.6  

2016 IV      107.3     123.5    115.1     118.1     104.6     110.1    101.6    107.2    132.6    109.9  
     III     107.6 r   123.6 r  114.9 r   117.2 r   104.6 r   108.9 r  100.2 r  106.0 r  139.3 r  109.5 r
     II      105.9 r   121.2    114.5 r   115.9 r   103.9 r   109.5    101.4    106.8    134.5    109.7  
     I       106.2 r   121.2    114.1 r   114.3 r   103.1 r   107.7    101.2    105.5    141.0    109.2  

2015 ANNUAL  106.1 r   119.9    113.0 r   113.9 r   103.1 r   107.3    101.5    105.4    145.1    109.5  

2015 IV      105.9 r   120.6    113.9 r   114.9 r   103.6 r   108.5    104.5    107.2    131.8    109.8  
     III     106.2 r   120.1    113.1 r   114.2 r   103.1 r   107.5    100.9    105.3    147.6    109.7  
     II      105.9 r   119.3    112.6 r   113.7 r   103.0 r   107.4    100.8    105.2    147.8    109.6  
     I       106.5 r   119.6    112.3 r   112.7 r   102.7 r   105.8     99.9    103.8    153.4    109.0  

2014 ANNUAL  105.3     116.4    110.5     110.6     100.3     105.0    100.7    103.6    155.1    109.0  

2014 IV      106.0 r   118.6    111.9 r   111.1 r   100.6 r   104.8    100.4    103.3    159.5    109.2  
     III     105.7 r   117.4    111.1     110.6 r    99.9 r   104.6    100.5    103.3    161.5    109.4  
     II      104.9 r   115.7    110.3 r   110.0 r    99.7 r   104.9    100.8    103.5    155.5    109.0  
     I       104.8 r   114.1    108.9 r   110.8 r   100.9 r   105.8    101.1    104.2    143.6    108.3  
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See footnotes following Table 6.                                                              May 4, 2017
r=revised                                                              Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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