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August 12, 2010

Unit labor costs in manufacturing, second quarter 2010

Unit labor costs, manufacturing, all persons, seasonally adjusted, first quarter (I) 2005 — second quarter (II) 2010
Quarter Percent change
From previous quarter, annual rate From same quarter a year ago

2005 I

−9.0 −0.4

2005 II

1.1 −1.2

2005 III

4.5 −1.7

2005 IV

−4.1 −2.0

2006 I

6.7 1.9

2006 II

−1.9 1.2

2006 III

−2.3 −0.5

2006 IV

6.6 2.2

2007 I

−0.5 0.4

2007 II

−4.4 −0.2

2007 III

−1.7 −0.1

2007 IV

5.0 −0.5

2008 I

2.9 0.4

2008 II

10.7 4.1

2008 III

7.9 6.6

2008 IV

9.9 7.8

2009 I

5.9 8.6

2009 II

0.3 5.9

2009 III

−11.6 0.8

2009 IV

−3.5 −2.4

2010 I

−6.2 −5.3

2010 II

−6.1 −6.9

These data featured in the TED article, Unit labor costs in manufacturing, second quarter 2010.

 

 

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