Table 2. Manufacturing sector: indexes of productivity and related measures, 1987-2015

Table 2. Manufacturing sector: indexes of productivity and related measures,   
1987-2015

Indexes 2009=100                                                               
                                                                               
      Productivity                  Inputs                                     
                                                                               
             Output                                                           
      Multi- per                    Com-                              Pur-    
      factor unit             Sec-  bined          Capi-              chased  
      pro-   of       Labor   toral units          tal                busi-   
      ducti- capital  produc- out-  of all         Ser-         Mate- ness    
 Year vity1  services tivity2 put   Inputs3 Labor4 vices Energy rials services
 1987   78.7   123.8     47.5  71.7    91.2  130.2  57.9  115.9  88.0    80.7 
 1988   80.6   125.9     48.5  74.6    92.6  133.0  59.3  120.8  85.7    87.7 
 1989   79.9   123.9     48.4  75.4    94.4  135.6  60.9  120.3  85.5    92.9 
 1990   79.3   120.7     50.2  75.7    95.5  131.7  62.7  122.6  89.1    94.3 
 1991   78.5   115.6     51.3  74.4    94.7  128.2  64.3  122.2  88.3    93.7 
 1992   78.1   118.3     54.2  78.0    99.9  126.7  65.9  120.9 102.1   100.7 
 1993   79.8   119.7     55.5  80.8   101.2  129.6  67.5  125.0 101.8   101.3 
 1994   81.8   122.9     57.1  85.1   104.0  133.4  69.2  129.5 103.8   105.2 
 1995   83.2   123.7     58.8  88.5   106.5  136.3  71.6  133.0 104.4   110.2 
 1996   83.3   123.8     61.7  92.3   110.7  136.3  74.5  129.2 116.8   109.5 
 1997   85.5   126.3     64.4  98.6   115.3  139.7  78.1  126.7 123.9   113.6 
 1998   86.5   126.2     67.3 103.3   119.4  141.1  81.8  132.7 129.3   119.2 
 1999   88.0   126.4     70.9 107.6   122.2  139.9  85.1  164.1 135.2   119.9 
 2000   91.1   125.5     73.9 110.3   121.0  138.2  87.9  183.1 129.1   117.5 
 2001   89.5   117.9     75.9 105.8   118.2  130.6  89.7  209.5 120.2   120.7 
 2002   91.6   116.9     81.9 106.2   116.0  122.7  90.9  158.5 124.9   119.3 
 2003   96.2   117.4     87.0 107.3   111.6  117.7  91.4  139.0 118.4   112.8 
 2004   98.6   119.8     89.5 109.7   111.2  118.0  91.6  131.9 121.6   106.0 
 2005   99.4   123.3     93.9 114.0   114.7  116.8  92.5  141.2 129.7   113.3 
 2006  101.6   123.5     95.1 115.9   114.1  118.1  93.8  130.5 127.8   109.9 
 2007  102.6   124.5     99.4 119.3   116.3  116.7  95.9  139.1 132.0   113.2 
 2008  103.0   115.1     98.6 113.6   110.3  112.9  98.7  137.7 118.9   103.2 
 2009  100.0   100.0    100.0 100.0   100.0  100.0 100.0  100.0 100.0   100.0 
 2010  103.8   105.2    105.7 106.1   102.1  100.5 100.8   97.3 104.6   102.9 
 2011  102.8   106.8    106.3 108.9   106.0  102.3 101.9  105.7 112.8   104.4 
 2012   99.7   107.0    105.6 110.5   110.8  104.8 103.2  111.4 120.3   112.7 
 2013   99.8   106.9    106.5 112.5   112.7  106.4 105.2  111.1 122.2   115.2 
 2014  100.7   106.1    106.5 114.2   113.5  107.5 107.7   99.8 122.9   114.6 
 2015   97.8   104.6    107.0 115.6   118.2  109.0 110.5   91.4 131.9   121.2 
                                                                               
1. Output per combined units of labor input, capital services, energy, material
   and purchased business services.                                            
2. Output per hour worked.                                                     
3. The growth rate of each input is weighted by its share of current dollar    
   cost.                                                                       
4. Hours at work by age, education, and gender group, weighted by each groupís 
   share of total wages.                                                       
                                                                               
Source:  The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) develops productivity measures   
         using output data published by the Bureau of the Census, U.S.         
         Department of Commerce, and modified by BLS. Compensation and hours   
         data are from the BLS. Capital measures are based on data supplied    
         by the BEA, U.S. Department of Commerce. See also Technical Notes in  
         this release.                                                         
                                                                               

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