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Table 2. Percent change in labor productivity, unit labor costs, and related data, 2012-2013

Table 2. Percent change in output per hour, unit labor costs, and related data, 2012-2013
Industry NAICS code 2013
Employment
(thousands)
Percent change, 2012-2013
Output per hour Output Hours Labor compensation Unit labor costs

Mining

Mining

21

827.3 9.0 8.7 -0.3 2.5 -5.6

Oil and gas extraction

211

195.6 14.0 11.2 -2.4 2.7 -7.6

Oil and gas extraction

2111

195.6 14.0 11.2 -2.4 2.7 -7.6

Mining, except oil and gas

212

209.9 6.4 0.6 -5.5 -3.0 -3.6

Coal mining

2121

78.1 7.7 -3.0 -9.9 -8.3 -5.4

Metal ore mining

2122

44.5 8.3 1.4 -6.4 0.7 -0.7

Nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying

2123

87.3 4.8 4.5 -0.3 1.8 -2.6

Support activities for mining

213

421.8 -1.8 1.3 3.2 5.3 3.9

Support activities for mining

2131

421.8 -1.8 1.3 3.2 5.3 3.9

Manufacturing

Food

311

1,522.9 1.7 1.7 0.0 2.1 0.4

Animal food

3111

59.2 0.9 1.7 0.8 3.0 1.2

Grain and oilseed milling

3112

60.3 3.9 3.2 -0.7 0.9 -2.2

Sugar and confectionery products

3113

73.2 -1.5 4.9 6.6 3.9 -1.0

Fruit and vegetable preserving and specialty

3114

170.5 7.1 2.3 -4.4 0.4 -1.9

Dairy products

3115

135.0 0.7 -0.4 -1.1 1.5 1.9

Animal slaughtering and processing

3116

483.4 1.6 1.4 -0.1 2.5 1.0

Seafood product preparation and packaging

3117

38.8 7.4 5.2 -2.1 2.1 -2.9

Bakeries and tortilla manufacturing

3118

318.4 0.1 0.7 0.6 0.1 -0.6

Other food products

3119

184.1 -0.8 2.1 3.0 5.3 3.1

Beverages and tobacco products

312

204.9 -7.6 1.7 10.1 6.4 4.6

Beverages

3121

190.7 -7.8 2.0 10.7 8.2 6.0

Tobacco and tobacco products

3122

14.2 -1.3 0.7 2.0 -4.5 -5.1

Textile mills

313

123.6 8.2 3.5 -4.3 3.6 0.1

Fiber, yarn, and thread mills

3131

28.2 7.8 5.1 -2.4 4.4 -0.7

Fabric mills

3132

58.2 6.6 1.8 -4.5 4.2 2.3

Textile and fabric finishing and coating mills

3133

37.2 10.6 4.4 -5.6 2.1 -2.2

Textile product mills

314

128.1 6.5 2.8 -3.4 3.1 0.2

Textile furnishings mills

3141

56.2 3.7 1.6 -2.1 3.5 1.9

Other textile product mills

3149

71.9 9.6 4.6 -4.5 2.7 -1.8

Apparel

315

163.0 -0.7 -3.2 -2.6 -1.9 1.4

Apparel knitting mills

3151

16.3 30.5 6.5 -18.4 -2.9 -8.8

Cut and sew apparel

3152

136.8 -4.6 -4.9 -0.4 -2.3 2.8

Accessories and other apparel

3159

9.9 -3.3 -1.9 1.5 2.9 4.9

Leather and allied products

316

34.1 4.3 -2.4 -6.4 2.4 4.9

Leather and hide tanning and finishing

3161

5.0 25.2 9.9 -12.2 1.4 -7.7

Footwear

3162

13.9 -12.7 -12.7 0.0 3.7 18.8

Other leather products

3169

15.2 10.4 -0.4 -9.9 1.1 1.6

Wood products

321

375.7 -1.1 4.5 5.6 7.2 2.6

Sawmills and wood preservation

3211

93.3 -3.4 3.3 6.9 7.6 4.1

Plywood and engineered wood products

3212

68.0 2.8 7.3 4.3 11.3 3.8

Other wood products

3219

214.4 -0.4 4.9 5.4 5.5 0.6

Paper and paper products

322

380.2 0.9 1.4 0.4 2.0 0.6

Pulp, paper, and paperboard mills

3221

108.8 -0.1 0.4 0.5 1.5 1.1

Converted paper products

3222

271.4 0.4 0.8 0.4 2.3 1.5

Printing and related support activities

323

473.9 1.7 0.6 -1.2 0.2 -0.3

Printing and related support activities

3231

473.9 1.7 0.6 -1.2 0.2 -0.3

Petroleum and coal products

324

110.7 5.9 2.7 -3.0 3.4 0.7

Petroleum and coal products

3241

110.7 5.9 2.7 -3.0 3.4 0.7

Chemicals

325

797.3 -1.1 0.2 1.3 3.3 3.1

Basic chemicals

3251

142.6 2.5 2.1 -0.5 0.5 -1.5

Resin, rubber, and artificial fibers

3252

92.3 -1.1 -0.8 0.2 1.5 2.4

Agricultural chemicals

3253

38.8 3.4 16.1 12.2 7.1 -7.8

Pharmaceuticals and medicines

3254

276.7 -6.1 -4.2 2.1 7.1 11.7

Paints, coatings, and adhesives

3255

58.5 -4.2 4.4 9.0 4.2 -0.2

Soaps, cleaning compounds, and toiletries

3256

104.9 3.4 -1.4 -4.6 2.9 4.4

Other chemical products and preparations

3259

83.5 -3.8 -3.4 0.3 -3.4 0.1

Plastics and rubber products

326

660.9 -0.6 1.6 2.3 3.3 1.7

Plastics products

3261

530.0 -0.5 2.6 3.2 3.1 0.5

Rubber products

3262

130.9 -1.5 -2.5 -1.1 4.0 6.6

Nonmetallic mineral products

327

391.4 3.9 3.6 -0.3 4.0 0.4

Clay products and refractories

3271

46.5 11.4 1.4 -9.0 2.5 1.1

Glass and glass products

3272

89.1 1.2 0.1 -1.1 2.3 2.1

Cement and concrete products

3273

169.8 3.5 3.2 -0.2 3.9 0.6

Lime and gypsum products

3274

13.9 6.6 4.0 -2.4 7.3 3.2

Other nonmetallic mineral products

3279

72.1 1.6 9.3 7.5 6.7 -2.3

Primary metals

331

399.7 5.6 3.6 -1.8 0.5 -3.0

Iron and steel mills and ferroalloy production

3311

92.7 7.3 3.5 -3.5 0.1 -3.3

Steel products from purchased steel

3312

60.3 -0.9 -0.2 0.7 -1.3 -1.1

Alumina and aluminum production

3313

58.5 10.0 7.1 -2.7 5.2 -1.8

Other nonferrous metal production

3314

62.5 3.1 4.1 1.0 -1.2 -5.1

Foundries

3315

125.7 3.4 0.4 -2.8 0.2 -0.3

Fabricated metal products

332

1,462.8 -1.5 0.8 2.4 2.8 2.0

Forging and stamping

3321

98.9 1.7 1.1 -0.6 2.1 0.9

Cutlery and hand tools

3322

42.2 -1.8 -2.3 -0.5 -0.4 2.0

Architectural and structural metals

3323

353.6 -0.5 2.4 3.0 5.0 2.5

Boilers, tanks, and shipping containers

3324

97.8 -3.9 -0.6 3.5 3.3 3.9

Hardware

3325

23.6 6.7 6.7 0.0 6.5 -0.1

Spring and wire products

3326

43.1 -8.9 -4.3 5.0 -0.5 4.0

Machine shops and threaded products

3327

380.3 0.0 1.3 1.3 2.9 1.5

Coating, engraving, and heat treating metals

3328

142.0 -3.1 1.3 4.6 2.2 0.9

Other fabricated metal products

3329

281.3 -3.2 -0.6 2.8 1.1 1.6

Machinery

333

1,114.6 -4.2 -4.9 -0.7 2.0 7.2

Agriculture, construction, and mining machinery

3331

252.4 -9.6 -9.6 -0.1 0.6 11.3

Industrial machinery

3332

108.1 -1.1 0.0 1.1 3.4 3.4

Commercial and service industry machinery

3333

86.9 1.4 -2.1 -3.4 1.9 4.0

HVAC and commercial refrigeration equipment

3334

127.6 3.6 0.5 -3.1 1.9 1.4

Metalworking machinery

3335

183.8 0.9 -1.1 -2.0 2.0 3.1

Turbine and power transmission equipment

3336

98.5 -12.3 -9.6 3.0 -3.0 7.3

Other general purpose machinery

3339

257.3 -2.0 -2.4 -0.5 4.3 6.9

Computer and electronic products

334

1,071.2 -1.9 -4.1 -2.2 -1.2 3.0

Computer and peripheral equipment

3341

158.8 -6.5 -4.1 2.6 -20.2 -16.8

Communications equipment

3342

101.1 24.3 11.3 -10.4 14.0 2.4

Audio and video equipment

3343

19.4 7.0 4.8 -2.1 1.8 -2.8

Semiconductors and electronic components

3344

376.7 -6.8 -9.9 -3.3 1.0 12.1

Electronic instruments

3345

395.8 -3.8 -3.9 -0.2 -3.7 0.2

Magnetic media manufacturing and reproduction

3346

19.4 -0.2 -11.2 -11.0 -4.7 7.4

Electrical equipment and appliances

335

377.7 -2.2 -0.1 2.2 1.7 1.8

Electric lighting equipment

3351

48.0 -1.8 -0.1 1.7 -1.3 -1.2

Household appliances

3352

57.7 3.1 3.5 0.3 1.3 -2.1

Electrical equipment

3353

145.1 -2.4 -1.5 1.0 1.9 3.4

Other electrical equipment and components

3359

126.9 -4.9 -0.4 4.7 2.6 3.0

Transportation equipment

336

1,516.2 1.8 4.2 2.4 4.9 0.7

Motor vehicles

3361

181.7 1.6 6.5 4.8 7.3 0.8

Motor vehicle bodies and trailers

3362

135.5 4.1 8.3 4.1 9.1 0.7

Motor vehicle parts

3363

511.5 0.3 5.0 4.7 7.0 1.9

Aerospace products and parts

3364

498.0 3.8 2.3 -1.5 3.9 1.6

Railroad rolling stock

3365

25.1 6.1 14.1 7.6 0.6 -11.8

Ship and boat building

3366

132.1 0.5 4.5 4.1 1.0 -3.4

Other transportation equipment

3369

32.3 -1.6 -4.4 -2.9 -6.3 -1.9

Furniture and related products

337

386.5 1.0 3.4 2.4 5.1 1.6

Household and institutional furniture

3371

246.1 3.0 5.0 2.0 6.9 1.8

Office furniture and fixtures

3372

105.2 -0.8 1.2 2.0 2.3 1.0

Other furniture-related products

3379

35.2 -3.3 3.4 6.9 5.4 1.9

Miscellaneous manufacturing

339

635.9 1.7 2.9 1.2 4.0 1.1

Medical equipment and supplies

3391

316.6 3.1 2.5 -0.6 3.5 0.9

Other miscellaneous manufacturing

3399

319.3 0.3 3.5 3.1 4.9 1.4