Table 2: Private business sector: productivity and related measures for the 1987-2016 period

Table 2. Private business sector: productivity and related measures
for the 1987-2016 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    1.5     0.4     1.0     4.3     3.1     3.9     3.3       1.1
1989    1.1     0.0     0.5     3.8     3.1     3.9     3.4       1.2

1990    2.3    -1.6     0.8     1.6    -0.4     3.3     0.8       3.9
1991    1.9    -3.2    -0.4    -0.5    -1.5     2.8    -0.1       5.3
1992    4.4     1.8     3.4     4.2     0.1     2.4     0.8       2.6
1993    0.2    -0.1    -0.4     2.9     3.5     3.0     3.4       0.3
1994    0.8     1.3     0.5     4.9     4.7     3.5     4.3      -0.4

1995    0.4    -0.9    -0.5     3.2     3.5     4.2     3.7       1.4
1996    3.0     0.1     1.8     4.7     2.0     4.6     2.9       2.9
1997    1.8     0.0     1.1     5.3     3.6     5.3     4.2       1.8
1998    3.1    -0.8     1.4     5.2     2.6     6.0     3.7       3.9
1999    3.5    -0.7     1.9     5.6     2.4     6.3     3.6       4.2

2000    3.4    -1.6     1.7     4.5     1.1     6.2     2.7       5.1
2001    3.0    -3.6     0.5     0.8    -1.7     4.6     0.2       6.9
2002    4.4    -1.2     2.2     1.8    -1.9     3.0    -0.4       5.6
2003    3.9     0.7     2.5     3.2    -0.2     2.5     0.7       3.1
2004    3.2     2.0     2.6     4.5     1.5     2.5     1.8       1.2

2005    2.1     0.7     1.5     3.8     1.8     3.2     2.3       1.4
2006    1.0    -0.3     0.4     3.2     2.4     3.5     2.8       1.3
2007    1.6    -0.7     0.4     2.2     1.1     2.9     1.8       2.3
2008    0.8    -3.4    -1.2    -1.2    -1.3     2.3     0.0       4.4
2009    3.5    -4.5    -0.2    -3.9    -6.1     0.7    -3.7       8.4

2010    3.3     2.8     2.9     3.2     0.3     0.4     0.3       0.5
2011    0.0     1.0     0.2     2.1     2.4     1.1     1.9      -1.0
2012    0.6     1.4     0.6     2.9     2.8     1.5     2.3      -0.8
2013    0.7     0.4     0.5     2.3     1.7     1.9     1.8       0.3
2014    0.6     0.9     0.6     3.0     2.6     2.1     2.4      -0.2

2015    0.8     0.7     0.5     3.2     2.7     2.4     2.6       0.0
2016    0.3    -0.5    -0.1     1.8     1.6     2.3     1.9       0.8

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


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