United States Nonfarm Labour Productivity  1950-2017 | Data | Chart

Nonfarm business sector labor productivity in the United States, which measures hourly output per worker, decreased at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 0.6 percent during the first quarter of 2017, following a upwardly revised 1.8 percent rise in the previous period and below market expectations of an 0.2 percent gain. Output per worker increased 1 percent and hours worked rose 1.6 percent. Productivity in the United States averaged 62.34 Index Points from 1950 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 107.40 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2016 and a record low of 27.60 Index Points in the first quarter of 1950.

United States Nonfarm Labour Productivity
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Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2017-02-02 01:30 PM Q4 1.3% 3.5% 1%
2017-03-08 01:30 PM Q4 1.3% 3.3% 1.5% 1.3%
2017-05-04 12:30 PM Q1 -0.6% 1.8% 0.2% 0.1%
2017-06-05 12:30 PM Q1 1.3% -0.6% -0.6%
2017-08-09 12:30 PM Q2
2017-09-07 12:30 PM Q2




United States Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.40 4.50 10.80 2.50 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 211.00 79.00 1115.00 -834.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls Private 194.00 77.00 1089.00 -816.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls 17.00 2.00 427.00 -260.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 6.00 13.00 572.00 -519.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 232.00 236.00 695.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 1898.00 1920.00 6635.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
ADP Employment Change 177.00 255.00 384.00 -846.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 153156.00 153000.00 153156.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 7056.00 7202.00 15352.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 0.30 0.10 0.60 -0.20 percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.40 34.30 34.60 33.70 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.90 63.00 67.30 58.10 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.01 1.05 2.80 1.01 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 9.40 9.10 19.50 7.80 percent [+]
Labour Costs 111.90 111.10 111.90 17.12 Index Points [+]
Productivity 107.30 107.50 107.50 27.60 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 5684.00 5592.00 6197.00 2132.00 Thousand [+]
Job Offers 5743.00 5682.00 5973.00 2196.00 Thousands [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 36602.00 43310.00 248475.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 21.96 21.90 21.96 2.50 USD/Hour [+]
Wage Growth 5.53 5.51 13.77 -5.77 percent [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 20.76 20.69 20.76 1.27 USD/Hour [+]
Minimum Wages 7.25 7.25 7.25 0.25 USD/Hour [+]
Employment Cost Index 0.80 0.50 1.60 0.20 percent [+]
Labor Market Conditions Index 3.50 3.60 32.00 -48.40 Index Points [+]
Population 324.30 322.06 324.30 76.09 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]
Living Wage Family 1496.20 1497.50 2680.00 1433.00 USD/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1407.76 1399.20 1407.76 1302.75 USD/Month [+]
Part Time Employment 27233.00 27603.00 28134.00 10086.00 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 125987.00 125507.00 125987.00 64640.00 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 60.20 60.10 64.70 55.00 percent [+]
Wages Low Skilled 1780.00 1810.00 1860.00 1450.00 USD/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 4130.00 4150.00 4150.00 4000.00 USD/Month [+]


United States Nonfarm Labour Productivity Notes

In the United States, the productivity of nonfarm workers is measured as the output of goods and services per hour worked. Labor productivity is calculated by dividing an index of real output by an index of hours worked of all persons, including employees, proprietors, and unpaid family workers. . This page provides - United States Productivity - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United States Nonfarm Labour Productivity - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
107.30 107.50 107.50 27.60 1950 - 2017 Index Points Quarterly
SA, 2009=100



productivity by Country

Last
Australia 101.90 Dec/16
Brazil 140.21 Mar/17
Canada 108.04 Dec/16
Euro Area 103.60 Dec/16
France 112.04 Dec/16
Germany 103.60 Mar/17
Italy 105.44 Dec/16
Japan 98.50 Feb/17
Mexico 110.20 Mar/17
Netherlands 32.54 Mar/17
Russia -2.20 Dec/15
South Korea 98.10 Dec/16
Spain 109.50 Dec/16
Switzerland 98.71 Dec/16
United Kingdom 102.30 Dec/16
United States 107.30 Mar/17