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Table 6. Nonfinancial corporate sector: Productivity, hourly compensation, unit labor costs, unit profits, and prices, seasonally adjusted



Table 6. Nonfinancial corporate sector: Productivity, hourly compensation, unit labor costs, unit profits,
and prices, seasonally adjusted
                                                     Real               Unit
              Output                       Hourly    hourly             non-      Total   Unit   Implicit
 Year         per all-                     compen-   compen-   Unit     labor     unit    pro-   price
 and          employee          Employee   sation    sation    labor    costs     cost    fits   deflator
 quarter      hour     Output   hours       (1)       (2)      costs     (6)      (7)     (8)      (4)
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                         Percent change from previous quarter at annual rate(5)

2012 I         1.2 r     4.7 r    3.4 r     5.4 r     2.8 r     4.1 r   -1.7 r    2.3 r   -1.8 r    1.7 r

2011 ANNUAL    1.4 r     4.0 r    2.6       2.5 r    -0.6 r     1.1 r    1.7 r    1.3 r    5.5 r    1.8 r

2011 IV        4.1 r     6.3 r    2.2      -0.8 r    -2.1 r    -4.7 r   -2.8 r   -4.1 r    6.1 r   -2.8 r
     III      -3.2 r    -1.2 r    2.0       0.0 r    -3.0 r     3.3 r    6.8 r    4.4 r    2.5 r    4.1 r
     II        4.3 r     7.5 r    3.1      -0.4 r    -4.6 r    -4.5 r   -2.6 r   -3.9 r   49.7 r    1.9 r
     I         4.6 r     7.3 r    2.6       9.6 r     4.8 r     4.8 r    2.1 r    4.0 r  -15.1 r    1.3 r

2010 ANNUAL    5.8 r     6.0 r    0.2       1.7 r     0.0 r    -3.9 r   -4.2 r   -4.0 r   31.0 r   -0.5 r

2010 IV       -3.3 r    -1.1 r    2.3      -0.5 r    -3.4 r     2.9 r    6.9 r    4.1 r   -8.9 r    2.2  
     III       2.7 r     5.4 r    2.6       2.5 r     1.0 r    -0.2 r   -1.4 r   -0.6 r   27.5 r    2.7 r
     II       -1.2 r     2.8 r    4.0       1.6       1.9       2.8 r   -1.0 r    1.7 r   -2.4 r    1.1 r
     I         9.3 r    10.8 r    1.3       0.2 r    -0.7 r    -8.3 r   -7.1 r   -8.0 r   60.2 r   -1.5 r
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                       Percent change from corresponding quarter of previous year

2012 I         1.5 r     4.3 r    2.7       1.0 r    -1.8 r    -0.5 r   -0.2 r   -0.4 r   12.4 r    1.2  

2011 ANNUAL    1.4 r     4.0 r    2.6       2.5 r    -0.6 r     1.1 r    1.7 r    1.3 r    5.5 r    1.8 r

2011 IV        2.4 r     4.9 r    2.5       2.0 r    -1.3 r    -0.4 r    0.8 r    0.0 r    8.4 r    1.1 r
     III       0.5 r     3.0 r    2.5       2.1 r    -1.6       1.6 r    3.2 r    2.1 r    4.4 r    2.4  
     II        2.0 r     4.7 r    2.7 r     2.7 r    -0.6 r     0.7 r    1.2 r    0.8 r   10.2 r    2.0 r
     I         0.6 r     3.5 r    2.9       3.2 r     1.0 r     2.5 r    1.6 r    2.3 r   -1.0 r    1.8 r

2010 ANNUAL    5.8 r     6.0 r    0.2       1.7 r     0.0 r    -3.9 r   -4.2 r   -4.0 r   31.0 r   -0.5 r

2010 IV        1.8 r     4.4 r    2.6       0.9 r    -0.3      -0.8 r   -0.8 r   -0.8 r   16.1 r    1.1 r
     III       5.8 r     7.8 r    1.9       1.4 r     0.2 r    -4.1 r   -3.9 r   -4.1 r   37.9 r    0.1 r
     II        6.9 r     6.9 r    0.0       1.4 r    -0.3 r    -5.1 r   -5.8 r   -5.3 r   39.6 r   -1.2 r
     I         8.9 r     5.0 r   -3.6       2.9 r     0.6 r    -5.5 r   -6.4 r   -5.8 r   33.8 r   -2.0 r
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                                            Indexes 2005=100

2012 I       111.9 r   108.4 r   96.8 r   119.5 r   102.2 r   106.7 r  116.5 r  109.5 r  123.6 r  111.2 r

2011 ANNUAL  110.9 r   105.6 r   95.2 r   118.1 r   102.5 r   106.5 r  116.9 r  109.4 r  119.5 r  110.7 r

2011 IV      111.6 r   107.1 r   96.0 r   117.9 r   101.4 r   105.7 r  117.0 r  108.8 r  124.1 r  110.8 r
     III     110.5 r   105.5 r   95.5 r   118.2 r   102.0 r   107.0 r  117.8 r  110.0 r  122.3 r  111.5 r
     II      111.4 r   105.8 r   95.0 r   118.2 r   102.8 r   106.1 r  115.9 r  108.8 r  121.6 r  110.4 r
     I       110.2 r   103.9 r   94.3 r   118.3 r   104.0 r   107.3 r  116.7 r  109.9 r  109.9 r  109.9 r

2010 ANNUAL  109.4 r   101.5 r   92.8     115.3 r   103.2 r   105.3 r  114.9 r  108.0 r  113.3 r  108.7 r

2010 IV      109.0 r   102.1 r   93.7     115.6 r   102.8 r   106.1 r  116.1 r  108.8 r  114.5 r  109.6 r
     III     109.9 r   102.4 r   93.2     115.8 r   103.7 r   105.3 r  114.2 r  107.8 r  117.2 r  109.0 r
     II      109.2 r   101.1 r   92.6 r   115.0 r   103.4 r   105.4 r  114.6 r  107.9 r  110.3 r  108.2 r
     I       109.5 r   100.4 r   91.7 r   114.6 r   102.9 r   104.6 r  114.9 r  107.5 r  111.0 r  107.9 r
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See footnotes following Table 6.                                                           August 8, 2012
r=revised                                                              Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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