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Appendix table 1. Business sector: Productivity, hourly compensation, unit labor costs, and prices, seasonally adjusted



Appendix table 1.
 Business sector: Revised productivity, hourly compensation, unit labor costs, and prices,
 seasonally adjusted
                                                           Real
              Output                            Compen-    compen-               Unit       Implicit
  Year        per hour               Hours      sation     sation      Unit      nonlabor   price
  and         of all                 of all     per hour   per hour    labor     payments   deflator
  quarter     persons     Output     persons      (1)        (2)       costs       (3)        (4)
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                       Percent change from previous quarter at annual rate(5)

 2009 ANNUAL    3.1 r      -4.3 r     -7.2        1.4 r      1.8 r     -1.6 r      3.7 r      0.4 r

 2009 IV        5.0 r       4.9 r     -0.1        0.9 r     -2.1 r     -4.0 r     10.1 r      1.6 r
      III       5.8 r       0.7 r     -4.8        2.3 r     -1.3 r     -3.3 r      9.1 r      1.5 r
      II        7.1 r      -2.3 r     -8.7        6.5 r      4.5 r     -0.5 r      0.8 r      0.0 r
      I         5.3 r      -5.0 r     -9.8       -3.1 r     -0.7 r     -8.0 r      9.8 r     -1.4 r

 2008 ANNUAL    0.7        -1.3       -2.0        3.3       -0.5        2.6        0.6        1.8  

 2008 IV       -3.1       -12.0       -9.2        1.8       11.8        5.0       -8.6       -0.5  
      III      -0.9        -5.4       -4.5        3.3       -2.9        4.3        2.2        3.5  
      II        2.5         0.2       -2.2       -0.8       -5.8       -3.2       13.2        2.9  
      I        -2.2        -3.1       -0.9 r      5.6        1.1        8.0       -7.7        1.5  

 2007 ANNUAL    1.5         2.0        0.5        4.1        1.2        2.6        2.6        2.6  

 2007 IV        1.5         1.3       -0.2        5.5        0.5        3.9       -2.7        1.2  
      III       4.8         3.1       -1.6        3.1        0.6       -1.6        4.4        0.7  
      II        4.2         4.5        0.3        2.7       -1.8       -1.4        9.5        2.8  
      I        -0.5        -0.3        0.2        3.7       -0.2        4.2        4.9        4.5  
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                     Percent change from corresponding quarter of previous year

 2009 ANNUAL    3.1 r      -4.3 r     -7.2        1.4 r      1.8 r     -1.6 r      3.7 r      0.4 r

 2009 IV        5.8 r      -0.5 r     -5.9        1.6 r      0.1 r     -4.0 r      7.4 r      0.4  
      III       3.7 r      -4.8 r     -8.1        1.8 r      3.5 r     -1.8 r      2.5 r     -0.1 r
      II        2.0 r      -6.2 r     -8.1        2.0 r      3.0 r      0.1 r      0.8 r      0.4 r
      I         0.9 r      -5.6 r     -6.5        0.3 r      0.4 r     -0.6 r      3.8 r      1.1 r

 2008 ANNUAL    0.7        -1.3       -2.0        3.3       -0.5        2.6        0.6        1.8  

 2008 IV       -1.0        -5.2       -4.3        2.4        0.9 r      3.4       -0.6        1.8  
      III       0.2        -1.8       -2.0        3.4       -1.8        3.2        0.9        2.3  
      II        1.6         0.4       -1.2        3.3       -1.0        1.7        1.5        1.6  
      I         2.0         1.4       -0.6        4.2        0.1        2.1        0.7        1.6  

 2007 ANNUAL    1.5         2.0        0.5        4.1        1.2        2.6        2.6        2.6  

 2007 IV        2.5         2.1       -0.3        3.8       -0.3        1.2        3.9        2.3  
      III       2.7         2.8        0.1        4.7        2.3        1.9        2.8        2.3  
      II        0.9         1.9        1.0        4.2        1.5        3.3        2.1        2.8  
      I        -0.1         1.2        1.2        3.8        1.4        3.9        1.5        3.0  
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                                          Indexes 2005=100

 2009 ANNUAL  106.3 r      99.2 r     93.3 r    113.2 r    103.0 r    106.5 r    110.2 r    107.9 r

 2009 IV      108.5 r     100.1 r     92.2 r    114.2 r    102.7 r    105.2 r    113.4 r    108.4 r
      III     107.2 r      98.9 r     92.2 r    113.9 r    103.3 r    106.3 r    110.7 r    108.0 r
      II      105.7 r      98.7 r     93.4 r    113.3 r    103.6 r    107.2 r    108.3 r    107.6 r
      I       103.9 r      99.3 r     95.5 r    111.5 r    102.5 r    107.3 r    108.1 r    107.6 r

 2008 ANNUAL  103.2       103.7      100.5      111.7      101.2      108.2      106.3      107.5  

 2008 IV      102.6 r     100.5       98.0 r    112.4 r    102.7 r    109.6      105.6      108.0  
      III     103.4       103.8      100.4      111.9       99.8      108.3      108.0      108.2  
      II      103.6 r     105.3      101.6 r    111.0 r    100.6 r    107.1      107.4      107.2  
      I       103.0 r     105.2      102.1 r    111.3      102.1 r    108.0      104.1      106.5  

 2007 ANNUAL  102.4       105.1      102.6      108.1      101.8      105.5      105.6      105.6  

 2007 IV      103.6       106.0      102.4      109.8      101.8      106.0      106.3      106.1  
      III     103.2       105.7      102.4      108.3      101.7      104.9      107.0      105.8  
      II      102.0       104.9      102.8      107.5      101.5      105.4      105.8      105.6  
      I       100.9       103.7      102.8      106.8      102.0      105.8      103.5      104.8  
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 See footnotes following Table 6.                                                     August 8, 2012
 r=revised                                                        Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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