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 III       6.5 r     7.8 r    1.2 r     4.1 r     2.4 r    -2.2 r   -4.5 r   -3.0 r   15.6 r   -0.7  
     II       -1.2       0.2      1.4       5.7       3.1       7.0      1.0      5.0    -17.2      1.8  
     I         1.3       1.9      0.6      -1.9      -1.6      -3.2    -12.1     -6.1     30.7     -2.0  

2015 ANNUAL    0.7 r     3.0 r    2.2       2.9       2.8       2.2 r    0.8 r    1.7 r   -6.4 r    0.5 r

2015 IV       -1.9 r     1.6 r    3.6       1.9       1.1       3.9 r   14.9 r    7.3 r  -36.4 r    0.1 r
     III       1.4 r     3.0 r    1.5       1.9       0.6       0.5 r    0.3 r    0.4 r   -0.4 r    0.3 r
     II       -2.1 r    -1.3 r    0.9       3.9       1.4       6.2 r    3.8 r    5.4 r  -13.9 r    2.4 r
     I         2.1 r     3.5 r    1.4       5.8       8.9       3.6 r   -2.0 r    1.8 r  -14.4 r   -0.8 r

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

2014 IV        0.8 r     4.3 r    3.4       1.7       2.0       0.8 r   -0.6 r    0.3 r   -4.9 r   -0.5 r
     III       3.1 r     5.9 r    2.7       2.1       1.3      -1.0 r   -1.1 r   -1.0 r   16.2 r    1.4 r
     II        0.7 r     5.8 r    5.0      -2.6      -4.5      -3.3 r   -1.0 r   -2.6 r   37.8 r    2.4 r
     I         0.6 r     2.3 r    1.6       9.3       6.9       8.6 r    0.7 r    6.0 r  -19.6 r    1.9 r
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                       Percent change from corresponding quarter of previous year

2016 III       1.1 r     2.8 r    1.7       2.4       1.2 r     1.3 r   -0.6 r    0.7 r   -5.6 r   -0.2 r
     II       -0.1 r     1.7 r    1.8       1.9       0.8       2.0 r    0.6 r    1.5 r   -9.0 r    0.0 r
     I        -0.3 r     1.3 r    1.6       1.4       0.4       1.8 r    1.3 r    1.6 r   -8.1 r    0.2 r

2015 ANNUAL    0.7 r     3.0 r    2.2       2.9       2.8       2.2 r    0.8 r    1.7 r   -6.4 r    0.5 r

2015 IV       -0.2 r     1.7 r    1.8       3.4       2.9       3.5 r    4.1 r    3.7 r  -17.3 r    0.5 r
     III       0.5 r     2.4 r    1.8       3.3       3.2       2.7 r    0.4 r    2.0 r   -8.6 r    0.3 r
     II        0.9 r     3.1 r    2.1       3.3       3.3       2.4 r    0.0 r    1.6 r   -5.0 r    0.6 r
     I         1.7 r     4.9 r    3.1       1.7       1.8       0.0 r   -1.2 r   -0.4 r    6.8 r    0.6 r

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

2014 IV        1.3 r     4.5 r    3.2       2.5       1.3       1.2 r   -0.5 r    0.6 r    5.2 r    1.3 r
     III       0.9 r     3.8 r    2.9       2.3       0.6       1.4 r    0.2 r    1.0 r    7.2 r    1.9 r
     II       -0.7 r     2.1 r    2.8       1.8      -0.3       2.5 r    1.2 r    2.1 r    2.8 r    2.2 r
     I        -0.3 r     1.6 r    1.9       3.4       1.9       3.7 r    1.0 r    2.8 r   -5.9 r    1.5 r
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                                            Indexes 2009=100

2016 III     107.5 r   123.5 r  114.9 r   117.1 r   104.5 r   108.9 r  100.3 r  106.0 r  139.4 r  109.5 r
     II      105.9 r   121.2 r  114.5     115.9     103.9     109.5 r  101.4 r  106.8 r  134.5 r  109.7 r
     I       106.2 r   121.2 r  114.1     114.3     103.1     107.7 r  101.2 r  105.5 r  141.0 r  109.2 r

2015 ANNUAL  106.2 r   119.9 r  112.9     113.9     103.1     107.3 r  101.5 r  105.4 r  145.1 r  109.5 r

2015 IV      105.8 r   120.6 r  114.0     114.9     103.5     108.5 r  104.5 r  107.2 r  131.8 r  109.8 r
     III     106.4 r   120.1 r  113.0     114.3     103.2     107.5 r  100.9 r  105.3 r  147.6 r  109.7 r
     II      106.0 r   119.3 r  112.5     113.8     103.1     107.4 r  100.8 r  105.2 r  147.8 r  109.6 r
     I       106.5 r   119.6 r  112.3     112.7     102.7     105.8 r   99.9 r  103.8 r  153.4 r  109.0 r

2014 ANNUAL  105.4 r   116.4 r  110.5     110.7     100.3     105.0 r  100.7 r  103.6 r  155.1 r  109.0 r

2014 IV      106.0 r   118.6 r  111.9     111.1     100.6     104.8 r  100.4 r  103.3 r  159.5 r  109.2 r
     III     105.8 r   117.4 r  111.0     110.7     100.1     104.6 r  100.5 r  103.3 r  161.5 r  109.4 r
     II      105.0 r   115.7 r  110.2     110.1      99.8     104.9 r  100.8 r  103.5 r  155.5 r  109.0 r
     I       104.8 r   114.1 r  108.9     110.8     100.9     105.8 r  101.1 r  104.2 r  143.6 r  108.3 r
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See footnotes following Table 6.                                                         February 8, 2017
r=revised                                                              Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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