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Table 2: Private business sector: productivity and related measures for the 1987-2012 period

Table 2. Private business sector: productivity and related measures
for the 1987-2012 period1

Annual percent change from previous year

                                                       Combined           
               Output                                  units of           
       Output  per                                     labor in-              
       per     unit of Multi-                          put and   Capital      
       hour    capital factor                  Capital capital   services     
       of all  servic- Product-        Labor   Servic- servic-   per hour of  
Year   persons es      ivity2  Output3 Input4  es5     es6       all persons  

1988    1.5     0.3     0.7     4.3     3.4     4.0     3.6       1.2
1989    1.2    -0.2     0.4     3.9     3.2     4.0     3.5       1.3

1990    2.3    -1.6     0.6     1.6    -0.1     3.3     1.0       3.9
1991    1.9    -3.3    -0.8    -0.5    -1.0     2.9     0.3       5.4
1992    4.5     1.9     2.8     4.3     1.0     2.4     1.5       2.6
1993    0.2    -0.2    -0.2     3.0     3.2     3.2     3.2       0.4
1994    0.9     1.2     0.6     4.9     4.5     3.7     4.2      -0.3

1995    0.4    -1.0     0.0     3.2     2.7     4.3     3.2       1.4
1996    3.0     0.1     1.8     4.7     2.0     4.6     2.9       3.0
1997    1.9     0.0     0.9     5.3     3.9     5.3     4.4       1.8
1998    3.1    -0.8     1.6     5.2     2.3     6.1     3.5       4.0
1999    3.7    -0.7     2.0     5.8     2.4     6.5     3.7       4.4

2000    3.4    -1.7     1.6     4.5     1.2     6.3     2.9       5.3
2001    3.0    -3.8     0.5     0.7    -1.8     4.7     0.2       7.0
2002    4.4    -1.3     2.1     1.8    -1.9     3.1    -0.3       5.7
2003    3.9     0.6     2.6     3.2    -0.4     2.6     0.6       3.3
2004    3.2     1.9     2.9     4.6     1.1     2.6     1.6       1.3

2005    2.1     0.6     1.4     3.9     1.9     3.3     2.4       1.5
2006    1.0    -0.3     0.4     3.2     2.4     3.6     2.9       1.4
2007    1.6    -0.8     0.3     2.2     1.3     3.0     1.9       2.4
2008    0.8    -3.6    -1.2    -1.2    -1.4     2.5     0.0       4.6
2009    3.5    -4.6    -0.1    -3.9    -6.5     0.7    -3.9       8.5

2010    3.2     2.8     2.6     3.2     0.6     0.4     0.5       0.5
2011    0.3     1.2     0.6     2.4     2.2     1.2     1.8      -0.9
2012    1.5     2.2     1.4     3.7     2.7     1.5     2.3      -0.7

See footnotes following table 4.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics


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