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United States Nonfarm Labour Productivity | 1950-2017 | Data

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Labor productivity in the US nonfarm business sector jumped by an annualized 3 percent on quarter in the third quarter of 2017, unrevised from the preliminary estimate and below market expectations of a 3.3 percent gain. It was the sharpest increase in productivity since the third quarter of 2014, as output went up by 4.1 percent and hours worked rose by 1.1 percent. Year-on-year, labor productivity grew by 1.5 percent, reflecting a 3 percent gain in output and a 1.5 percent increase in hours worked. Productivity in the United States averaged 62.87 Index Points from 1950 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 108.87 Index Points in the third quarter of 2017 and a record low of 27.60 Index Points in the first quarter of 1950.


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Calendar
GMT


Actual

Previous

Consensus


TEForecast
2017-09-07 12:30 PM
Nonfarm Productivity QoQ Final


1.5%

0.1%

1.3%

0.9%
2017-11-02 12:30 PM
Nonfarm Productivity QoQ Prel


3.0%

1.5%

3.3%

2%
2017-12-06 01:30 PM
Nonfarm Productivity QoQ Final


3.0%

1.5%

3.3%

3.0%
2018-02-02 01:30 PM
Nonfarm Productivity QoQ Prel



3.0%


2018-03-08 01:30 PM
Nonfarm Productivity QoQ Final



3.0%


2018-05-04 12:30 PM
Nonfarm Productivity QoQ Prel









United States Nonfarm Labour Productivity


In the United States, the productivity of nonfarm workers is measured as the output of goods and services per hour worked. Labor productivity is calculated by dividing an index of real output by an index of hours worked of all persons, including employees, proprietors, and unpaid family workers.
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Actual

Previous

Highest

Lowest

Dates

Unit

Frequency

108.87 108.07 108.87 27.60 1950 – 2017
Index Points

Quarterly


SA, 2009=100

















































Country Last



Australia

102.20
Jun/17


Brazil

134.84
Oct/17


Canada

108.99
Sep/17


Euro Area

104.20
Jun/17


France

113.38
Sep/17


Germany

105.90
Sep/17


Italy

106.70
Sep/17


Japan

103.90
Aug/17


Mexico

105.10
Sep/17


Netherlands

32.45
Sep/17


Russia

-0.20
Dec/16


South Korea

98.50
Jun/17


Spain

112.70
Sep/17


Switzerland

100.84
Jun/17


United Kingdom

100.80
Sep/17


United States

108.87
Sep/17

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