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Appendix table 4. Durable manufacturing sector: Productivity, hourly compensation, and unit labor costs, seasonally adjusted



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

 2009 ANNUAL       -5.7 r        -20.3 r        -15.5            5.1 r          5.5 r         11.4 r

 2009 IV            8.9 r          8.9 r          0.1            3.3            0.3           -5.1 r
      III          18.8 r         11.3 r         -6.3            0.5 r         -3.0 r        -15.4 r
      II            2.3 r        -19.1 r        -20.9           12.0 r          9.9 r          9.4 r
      I           -12.9 r        -33.7 r        -23.8            1.1 r          3.7 r         16.2 r

 2008 ANNUAL       -1.6 r         -5.8 r         -4.2            3.1           -0.7            4.8 r

 2008 IV          -19.0 r        -31.4 r        -15.3            7.9           18.5           33.2 r
      III          -6.2 r        -17.5 r        -12.1            6.9            0.5           13.9 r
      II           -8.8 r        -10.0 r         -1.4            0.8           -4.2           10.5 r
      I            -1.6 r         -2.0 r         -0.4            0.8           -3.4            2.5 r

 2007 ANNUAL        5.3            3.2           -2.0            3.8            0.9           -1.5  

 2007 IV            9.0 r          2.4 r         -6.0            8.4            3.2           -0.6 r
      III           2.9 r          0.9 r         -1.9            1.1           -1.4           -1.7 r
      II            7.9            9.1 r          1.1           -2.9           -7.2          -10.0  
      I             7.0 r          5.4 r         -1.5            5.5            1.5           -1.4 r
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                     Percent change from corresponding quarter of previous year

 2009 ANNUAL       -5.7 r        -20.3 r        -15.5            5.1 r          5.5 r         11.4 r

 2009 IV            3.6 r        -10.2 r        -13.3            4.1 r          2.6 r          0.5 r
      III          -3.8 r        -20.0 r        -16.8            5.3 r          7.0 r          9.4 r
      II           -9.3 r        -25.8 r        -18.2            6.9 r          7.9 r         17.8 r
      I           -11.9 r        -23.8 r        -13.5            4.1 r          4.3 r         18.1 r

 2008 ANNUAL       -1.6 r         -5.8 r         -4.2            3.1           -0.7            4.8 r

 2008 IV           -9.1 r        -16.0 r         -7.5            4.1            2.4           14.5 r
      III          -2.1 r         -7.1 r         -5.1            4.2           -1.0            6.4 r
      II            0.2 r         -2.3 r         -2.5            2.7           -1.5            2.6  
      I             4.5 r          2.5 r         -1.9            1.8           -2.3           -2.6 r

 2007 ANNUAL        5.3            3.2           -2.0            3.8            0.9           -1.5  

 2007 IV            6.7 r          4.4 r         -2.1            2.9           -1.1           -3.5 r
      III           5.3            3.7           -1.5            4.0            1.6           -1.2  
      II            5.7            3.3           -2.2            4.1            1.4           -1.5  
      I             3.8            1.5 r         -2.2            4.0            1.6            0.2  
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                                          Indexes 2005=100

 2009 ANNUAL       99.9 r         80.1 r         80.2          115.0 r        104.7 r        115.1 r

 2009 IV          103.9 r         81.4 r         78.4          116.6 r        104.9 r        112.3 r
      III         101.7 r         79.7 r         78.3          115.7 r        104.9 r        113.8 r
      II           97.4 r         77.6 r         79.6          115.5 r        105.7 r        118.6 r
      I            96.8 r         81.8 r         84.4          112.3 r        103.2 r        116.0 r

 2008 ANNUAL      105.9 r        100.5 r         94.9          109.4           99.2          103.3 r

 2008 IV          100.3 r         90.6 r         90.4          112.0          102.3          111.7 r
      III         105.7 r         99.6 r         94.2          109.9           98.0          104.0 r
      II          107.4 r        104.5 r         97.3          108.1           97.9          100.7 r
      I           109.9 r        107.3 r         97.6          107.9           99.0           98.2 r

 2007 ANNUAL      107.6 r        106.6 r         99.1          106.1           99.9           98.5 r

 2007 IV          110.3 r        107.8 r         97.7          107.6           99.8           97.6 r
      III         108.0 r        107.2 r         99.3          105.5           99.1           97.7 r
      II          107.2 r        106.9 r         99.7          105.2           99.4           98.1 r
      I           105.2 r        104.6 r         99.5          106.0          101.3          100.8 r
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 See footnotes following Table 6.                                                     August 8, 2012
 r=revised                                                        Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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