Table 1. Private nonfarm business sector: productivity and related measures for the 1987-2017 period

Table 1. Private nonfarm business sector: productivity and related measures
for the 1987-2017 period1

Annual percent change from previous year

                                                                              
               Output                                  Combined               
               per                                     units of               
               unit of Multi-                          labor and              
       Labor   capital factor   Value-         Capital capital                
       produc- servic- Product- added          Servic- servic-   Capital      
Year   tivity2 es      ivity3   Output4 Labor5 es6     es7       Intensity8   

1988    1.6     0.7     1.1     4.6     3.2     3.9     3.4       1.0
1989    0.9    -0.5     0.0     3.7     3.4     4.2     3.7       1.4

1990    1.8    -1.9     0.3     1.5     0.1     3.5     1.2       3.8
1991    1.8    -3.6    -0.7    -0.5    -1.3     3.2     0.2       5.6
1992    4.4     1.3     3.0     4.0     0.2     2.7     1.0       3.0
1993    0.2    -0.3    -0.5     3.2     3.8     3.5     3.7       0.5
1994    0.8     0.8     0.5     4.6     4.3     3.8     4.2       0.0

1995    1.2    -0.9     0.0     3.6     3.0     4.5     3.5       2.2
1996    2.1    -0.3     1.1     4.6     2.7     4.9     3.5       2.5
1997    1.9    -0.4     0.9     5.2     3.6     5.6     4.3       2.3
1998    3.0    -0.9     1.5     5.3     2.6     6.3     3.8       3.9
1999    3.7    -1.0     1.8     5.6     2.4     6.7     3.8       4.8

2000    3.0    -2.0     1.3     4.4     1.4     6.5     3.1       5.1
2001    2.9    -3.8     0.5     0.9    -1.6     4.8     0.4       7.0
2002    4.5    -1.5     2.0     1.8    -1.9     3.4    -0.2       6.1
2003    3.7     0.4     2.1     3.2     0.1     2.8     1.0       3.3
2004    3.1     1.9     2.6     4.5     1.5     2.6     1.9       1.2

2005    2.1     0.6     1.5     3.8     1.7     3.2     2.2       1.5
2006    0.9    -0.2     0.3     3.3     2.6     3.4     2.9       1.1
2007    1.7    -0.6     0.5     2.4     1.2     3.0     1.9       2.3
2008    0.8    -3.7    -1.3    -1.3    -1.4     2.5     0.0       4.7
2009    3.4    -4.8    -0.4    -4.1    -6.2     0.7    -3.7       8.5

2010    3.3     3.3     3.3     3.2    -0.1     0.0    -0.1       0.0
2011    0.1     1.0     0.2     2.2     2.6     1.2     2.0      -0.9
2012    0.8     1.8     0.9     3.1     2.7     1.3     2.2      -0.9
2013    0.3     0.1     0.1     2.1     2.0     1.9     2.0       0.1
2014    1.0     1.0     1.0     3.3     2.4     2.3     2.4       0.0

2015    1.3     0.8     0.9     3.5     2.4     2.6     2.5       0.4
2016    0.0    -1.1    -0.6     1.5     1.8     2.5     2.1       1.1
2017    1.2     0.6     0.9     2.9     1.9     2.2     2.0       0.6

See footnotes following table 4.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics


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