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Bureau of Labor Statistics > Productivity > Data > Latest Numbers

Latest Numbers

Labor Productivity and Costs: Major Sectors

RSS
NONFARM BUSINESS SECTOR:

Labor productivity (output per hour) +4.7% in 3rd Qtr of 2023 Historical Data

Hourly compensation +3.9% in 3rd Qtr of 2023 Historical Data

Unit labor costs -0.8% in 3rd Qtr of 2023 Historical Data

Real value-added output +5.9% in 3rd Qtr of 2023 Historical Data

Hours worked +1.1% in 3rd Qtr of 2023 Historical Data

MANUFACTURING SECTOR:

Labor productivity (output per hour) -0.7% in 3rd Qtr of 2023 Historical Data

Hourly compensation +6.2% in 3rd Qtr of 2023 Historical Data

Unit labor costs +7.0% in 3rd Qtr of 2023 Historical Data

Real sectoral output -0.1% in 3rd Qtr of 2023 Historical Data

Hours worked +0.7% in 3rd Qtr of 2023 Historical Data



Total Factor Productivity

RSS
PRIVATE BUSINESS SECTOR:

Total factor productivity +3.2% in 2021 Historical Data

PRIVATE NONFARM BUSINESS SECTOR:

Total factor productivity +3.2% in 2021 Historical Data

MANUFACTURING SECTOR:

Total factor productivity -2.1% in 2020 Historical Data