Productivity and Costs

The Productivity and Costs news release presents data from the Productivity and Costs program, which measures output, labor hours used in the production of that output, and costs based on compensation.

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1971 to 2004

Chart - Productivity, Hourly Compensation, Unit Costs and Prices in the Nonfarm Business Sector

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Fourth Quarter 1979 Revised (483.1K)

First Quarter 1980 Preliminary-Second Quarter 1981 Revised (5.7M)