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Table 2. Long run labor productivity, unit labor costs, and related data

Table 2. Long run labor productivity, unit labor costs, and related data
Industry 2012 NAICS code 2014
Employment
(thousands)
Average annual percent change, 1987-2014
Labor Productivity Unit labor costs Output Hours worked Labor compensation

Mining

Mining

21

861.2 0.0 4.2 1.1 1.1 5.3

Oil and gas extraction

211

201.7 1.0 4.5 1.1 0.1 5.6

Oil and gas extraction

2111

201.7 1.0 4.5 1.1 0.1 5.6

Mining, except oil and gas

212

211.7 1.5 1.6 0.4 -1.1 2.0

Coal mining

2121

75.8 1.6 1.2 -0.5 -2.0 0.7

Metal ore mining

2122

44.1 0.5 3.5 1.1 0.6 4.6

Nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying

2123

91.8 1.5 1.8 0.8 -0.7 2.6

Support activities for mining

213

447.8 2.4 2.4 5.9 3.4 8.5

Support activities for mining

2131

447.8 2.4 2.4 5.9 3.4 8.5

Manufacturing

Food

311

1,509.8 1.2 1.5 1.4 0.2 2.9

Animal food

3111

55.7 2.1 1.3 1.8 -0.3 3.1

Grain and oilseed milling

3112

58.9 2.0 0.9 1.2 -0.8 2.1

Sugar and confectionery products

3113

71.2 1.2 1.6 0.6 -0.6 2.2

Fruit and vegetable preserving and specialty

3114

169.6 1.4 1.5 1.2 -0.2 2.7

Dairy products

3115

134.7 1.7 1.8 1.3 -0.4 3.1

Animal slaughtering and processing

3116

481.8 0.8 1.6 1.7 0.9 3.3

Seafood product preparation and packaging

3117

35.7 1.5 2.4 0.2 -1.3 2.7

Bakeries and tortilla products

3118

311.2 0.5 1.5 0.4 -0.1 1.9

Other food products

3119

191.0 0.6 2.1 2.0 1.4 4.1

Beverages and tobacco products

312

217.4 0.2 1.8 -0.2 -0.4 1.6

Beverages

3121

203.8 1.3 0.8 1.5 0.2 2.3

Tobacco

3122

13.6 1.7 1.8 -3.2 -4.8 -1.5

Textile mills

313

124.0 3.3 -0.4 -2.1 -5.3 -2.6

Fiber, yarn, and thread mills

3131

29.4 3.1 -0.8 -1.8 -4.7 -2.6

Fabric mills

3132

61.7 3.5 -0.1 -2.5 -5.8 -2.6

Textile and fabric finishing mills

3133

32.9 2.0 0.4 -2.9 -4.7 -2.5

Textile product mills

314

120.8 1.0 2.2 -1.7 -2.7 0.4

Textile furnishings mills

3141

54.0 0.5 2.0 -2.5 -3.0 -0.5

Other textile product mills

3149

66.8 2.1 1.9 -0.3 -2.4 1.5

Apparel

315

159.0 -0.7 1.5 -6.9 -6.2 -5.4

Apparel knitting mills

3151

21.5 -0.4 0.8 -6.7 -6.3 -6.0

Cut and sew apparel

3152

127.8 -0.7 1.6 -6.9 -6.2 -5.4

Accessories and other apparel

3159

9.7 -1.7 2.6 -6.8 -5.2 -4.3

Leather and allied products

316

30.6 1.2 1.6 -4.2 -5.4 -2.7

Leather and hide tanning and finishing

3161

4.2 1.1 0.5 -3.2 -4.3 -2.7

Footwear

3162

12.9 1.6 1.9 -5.2 -6.7 -3.3

Other leather products

3169

13.5 -0.2 2.3 -4.0 -3.8 -1.8

Wood products

321

392.3 1.4 1.5 0.0 -1.5 1.5

Sawmills and wood preservation

3211

98.6 1.6 1.0 -0.1 -1.7 0.9

Plywood and engineered wood products

3212

72.4 1.2 1.3 0.0 -1.2 1.3

Other wood products

3219

221.3 1.2 2.0 -0.2 -1.4 1.8

Paper

322

375.3 2.1 1.0 0.1 -1.9 1.2

Pulp, paper, and paperboard mills

3221

105.4 2.7 0.8 -0.4 -3.0 0.4

Converted paper products

3222

269.9 1.6 1.5 0.2 -1.4 1.8

Printing and related support activities

323

483.9 1.3 1.1 -0.6 -1.9 0.5

Printing and related support activities

3231

483.9 1.3 1.1 -0.6 -1.9 0.5

Petroleum and coal products

324

112.6 2.3 2.4 1.2 -1.1 3.7

Petroleum and coal products

3241

112.6 2.3 2.4 1.2 -1.1 3.7

Chemicals

325

814.4 1.6 1.8 1.0 -0.6 2.8

Basic chemicals

3251

147.4 2.4 1.3 0.7 -1.7 2.0

Resin, rubber, and artificial fibers

3252

95.5 2.3 1.3 0.6 -1.6 2.0

Agricultural chemicals

3253

37.7 2.3 1.0 1.3 -1.0 2.3

Pharmaceuticals and medicines

3254

281.8 -0.1 3.6 1.6 1.7 5.3

Paints, coatings, and adhesives

3255

60.3 0.5 2.4 -0.3 -0.7 2.1

Soaps, cleaning compounds, and toiletries

3256

107.5 1.8 0.9 1.4 -0.5 2.2

Other chemical products and preparations

3259

84.2 2.3 0.8 0.2 -2.0 1.0

Plastics and rubber products

326

678.0 1.9 1.1 1.4 -0.4 2.5

Plastics products

3261

544.2 1.8 1.2 1.7 -0.1 2.9

Rubber products

3262

133.8 2.0 0.8 0.5 -1.5 1.3

Nonmetallic mineral products

327

398.8 1.2 1.4 0.2 -1.0 1.6

Clay products and refractories

3271

47.2 1.2 1.1 -1.4 -2.5 -0.2

Glass and glass products

3272

89.2 2.1 0.4 0.6 -1.5 1.0

Cement and concrete products

3273

175.2 0.4 2.0 0.1 -0.3 2.1

Lime and gypsum products

3274

14.5 1.1 2.7 -0.5 -1.6 2.2

Other nonmetallic mineral products

3279

72.7 1.5 1.4 1.1 -0.4 2.6

Primary metals

331

402.7 2.7 0.2 0.9 -1.8 1.1

Iron and steel mills and ferroalloys

3311

92.8 3.8 -0.8 1.4 -2.3 0.6

Steel products from purchased steel

3312

62.3 0.5 1.9 0.3 -0.2 2.2

Alumina and aluminum production

3313

58.7 2.8 0.5 0.6 -2.2 1.1

Other nonferrous metal production

3314

62.2 2.3 1.8 0.4 -1.8 2.2

Foundries

3315

126.7 1.9 0.7 0.1 -1.8 0.8

Fabricated metal products

332

1,495.8 1.2 1.5 1.1 -0.1 2.6

Forging and stamping

3321

100.2 2.6 0.5 1.6 -1.0 2.0

Cutlery and handtools

3322

39.2 1.4 1.5 -1.0 -2.4 0.4

Architectural and structural metals

3323

374.0 0.7 2.1 0.9 0.3 3.0

Boilers, tanks, and shipping containers

3324

99.2 0.8 1.3 0.8 0.0 2.2

Hardware

3325

24.4 1.1 1.0 -2.3 -3.3 -1.3

Spring and wire products

3326

44.0 1.9 1.3 -0.2 -2.1 1.0

Machine shops and threaded products

3327

387.3 1.7 1.2 2.7 0.9 3.9

Coating, engraving, and heat treating metals

3328

143.3 2.3 0.6 2.5 0.2 3.1

Other fabricated metal products

3329

284.2 0.7 1.8 0.3 -0.4 2.1

Machinery

333

1,133.4 2.2 0.6 1.6 -0.6 2.1

Agriculture, construction, and mining machinery

3331

254.7 2.4 0.3 3.1 0.7 3.3

Industrial machinery

3332

110.2 1.7 0.9 0.8 -0.9 1.6

Commercial and service industry machinery

3333

88.1 1.5 0.9 -0.5 -2.0 0.4

HVAC and commercial refrigeration equipment

3334

128.7 1.9 1.0 1.0 -0.8 2.0

Metalworking machinery

3335

184.3 1.9 0.6 0.7 -1.2 1.3

Turbine and power transmission equipment

3336

101.4 1.8 -0.1 1.8 -0.1 1.7

Other general purpose machinery

3339

266.0 2.2 1.2 1.6 -0.6 2.9

Computer and electronic products

334

1,054.1 9.9 -6.1 7.4 -2.3 0.8

Computer and peripheral equipment

3341

160.9 16.6 -14.8 12.7 -3.4 -4.1

Communications equipment

3342

93.9 6.0 -1.8 2.5 -3.3 0.7

Audio and video equipment

3343

20.4 3.4 1.0 -1.1 -4.3 -0.1

Semiconductors and electronic components

3344

368.2 13.7 -9.4 11.8 -1.6 1.4

Electronic instruments

3345

393.0 3.6 0.2 1.6 -1.9 1.7

Magnetic media manufacturing and reproducing

3346

17.7 1.7 0.5 -1.7 -3.3 -1.2

Electrical equipment and appliances

335

380.0 2.2 1.1 0.0 -2.1 1.1

Electric lighting equipment

3351

47.2 1.8 1.3 -0.4 -2.2 0.8

Household appliances

3352

59.9 3.4 -0.5 0.1 -3.1 -0.3

Electrical equipment

3353

145.0 1.7 1.3 -0.3 -2.0 1.1

Other electrical equipment and components

3359

127.9 1.9 1.6 0.2 -1.7 1.8

Transportation equipment

336

1,573.0 3.2 -0.6 2.1 -1.1 1.4

Motor vehicles

3361

194.0 3.6 -1.0 2.0 -1.5 1.0

Motor vehicle bodies and trailers

3362

141.9 1.6 1.8 1.9 0.3 3.7

Motor vehicle parts

3363

539.7 3.4 -1.8 2.9 -0.5 1.0

Aerospace products and parts

3364

498.4 2.8 0.4 1.0 -1.8 1.3

Railroad rolling stock

3365

27.2 5.4 -2.1 6.0 0.6 3.8

Ship and boat building

3366

138.4 1.7 1.8 0.8 -0.9 2.6

Other transportation equipment

3369

33.4 3.9 -0.9 3.4 -0.5 2.5

Furniture and related products

337

400.0 1.4 1.4 -0.3 -1.7 1.1

Household and institutional furniture

3371

256.8 1.1 1.7 -0.9 -1.9 0.8

Office furniture and fixtures

3372

108.1 1.3 1.4 0.0 -1.3 1.5

Other furniture related products

3379

35.1 2.5 0.1 1.6 -0.8 1.7

Miscellaneous manufacturing

339

640.1 2.3 1.3 2.0 -0.3 3.4

Medical equipment and supplies

3391

317.5 2.9 0.9 3.8 0.9 4.7

Other miscellaneous manufacturing

3399

322.6 1.7 1.6 0.4 -1.2 2.1