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Table 2. Manufacturing sector: indexes of productivity and related measures, 1987-2013

Table 2. Manufacturing sector: indexes of productivity and related 
         measures, 1987-2013 

Indexes 2009=100

      Productivity                Inputs

              Output  Multi-                                   Pur-     Com-
              per     factor Sec-         Capi-                chased   bined
      Labor   unit    Pro-   toral        tal                  busi-    units 
      produc- of      ducti- out-         Ser-   Ener-  Mate-  ness     of all
Year  tivity1 capital vity2  put   Labor3 vices  gy     rials  services inputs4
1987    47.6  124.0    74.1   71.6  150.2  57.8  116.1   92.4    80.7    96.6
1988    48.6  126.0    76.1   74.5  153.1  59.1  121.1   88.6    87.7    97.9
1989    48.4  123.8    75.5   75.2  155.2  60.8  120.6   88.1    93.0    99.6
1990    50.3  120.8    75.1   75.6  150.1  62.6  122.8   92.7    94.4   100.7
1991    51.4  115.8    74.6   74.3  144.4  64.2  122.5   92.3    93.8    99.7
1992    54.5  118.6    74.2   78.1  143.3  65.8  121.3  108.6   100.8   105.3
1993    55.8  120.1    76.2   81.0  145.0  67.4  125.2  107.6   101.3   106.2
1994    57.4  123.4    78.5   85.3  148.4  69.1  129.7  108.8   105.2   108.7
1995    59.0  123.8    80.0   88.6  150.0  71.5  133.3  108.1   110.4   110.7
1996    61.9  123.8    80.3   92.3  149.0  74.6  129.7  122.5   109.8   115.0
1997    64.6  126.2    82.5   98.6  152.5  78.1  127.1  129.6   114.2   119.5
1998    66.3  123.7    83.8  101.4  152.8  81.9  133.1  124.9   119.7   121.0
1999    69.9  123.8    85.5  105.5  150.8  85.2  164.6  129.8   120.5   123.4
2000    75.1  126.8    88.8  111.5  148.3  87.9  183.6  139.3   118.0   125.6
2001    75.4  116.4    87.5  104.5  138.5  89.8  210.2  116.5   121.3   119.5
2002    79.0  112.1    89.9  102.0  129.0  91.0  158.9  106.6   119.7   113.4
2003    84.0  112.9    95.1  103.3  122.9  91.5  139.3   99.8   113.2   108.6
2004    88.7  118.3    97.7  108.4  122.2  91.7  132.1  116.6   106.2   111.0
2005    93.9  122.9    98.3  113.8  121.2  92.6  141.3  129.9   113.4   115.8
2006    97.2  126.1   100.6  118.4  121.8  93.9  130.5  138.7   110.0   117.7
2007   103.0  128.9   101.6  123.6  120.0  95.9  139.1  149.8   113.2   121.6
2008   107.0  124.8   101.9  123.3  115.2  98.8  137.7  154.6   103.2   121.0
2009   100.0  100.0   100.0  100.0  100.0 100.0  100.0  100.0   100.0   100.0
2010   110.1  109.8   103.7  110.6  100.5 100.8   97.3  121.5   102.9   106.7
2011   116.1  117.0   102.2  119.2  102.7 101.9  105.7  150.1   104.4   116.6
2012   117.0  119.2   101.4  122.8  105.1 103.1  105.2  158.8   111.0   121.2
2013   117.7  119.7   100.7  124.6  105.9 104.1  105.1  162.7   116.8   123.8

1. Output per hour worked.
2. Output per combined units of labor, capital services, energy, materials,
   and purchased business services.
3. Hours at work by age, education, and gender, weighted by each group's
   share of total wages.
4. Combined units of labor, capital services, energy, materials, and
   purchased business services, chained superlative index.

Source:  The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) develops productivity measures 
         using output data published by the Bureau of the Census, U.S. 
         Department of Commerce, and modified by BLS. Compensation and hours 
         data are from the BLS. Capital measures are based on data supplied 
         by the BEA, U.S. Department of Commerce. See also Technical Notes in 
         this release.

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