International Labor Comparisons

Country at a Glance

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Taiwan, selected international labor statistics, 2010–12
Indicator Unit Report Time Series 2010 2011 2012

Hourly compensation costs in manufacturing

Hourly compensation costs

U.S. dollars

HTM

XLS

8.37 9.34 9.46

Hourly direct pay

U.S. dollars

HTM

XLS

7.13 8.00 8.08

Hourly social insurance expenditures and labor-related taxes

U.S. dollars

HTM

XLS

1.24 1.35 1.37

Productivity and unit labor costs in manufacturing

Productivity (output per hour)

Annual growth rate

HTM

XLS

173.8 178.7

Output

Annual growth rate

HTM

XLS

190.2 199.4

Hours worked

Annual growth rate

HTM

XLS

109.4 111.6

Unit labor costs in U.S. dollars

Annual growth rate

HTM

XLS

77.0 84.1

Labor market

Employment-population ratio - Total

Percent of civilian working-age population

HTM

55.0

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Division of International Labor Comparisons.

Last Modified Date: August 21, 2013

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