United States Productivity 1950-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Productivity in the United States decreased to 106.59 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2014 from 107.07 Index Points in the third quarter of 2014. Productivity in the United States averaged 60.96 Index Points from 1950 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 107.07 Index Points in the third quarter of 2014 and a record low of 27.55 Index Points in the first quarter of 1950. Productivity in the United States is reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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United States Productivity


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
106.59 107.07 107.07 27.55 1950 - 2014 Index Points Quarterly
SA, 2009=100
In the United States, Productivity is the real value of output produced by a unit of labor during a certain time. This page provides - United States Productivity - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - United States Productivity - was last refreshed on Friday, March 6, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-11-06 01:30 PM
Nonfarm Productivity QoQ - Prel  Q3
2% 2.9% (R) 1.5%
2014-12-03 01:30 PM
Nonfarm Productivity QoQ - Final  Q3
2.3% 2.9% 2.2%
2015-02-05 01:30 PM
Nonfarm Productivity QoQ - Prel  Q4
-1.8% 3.7% (R) 0.5%
2015-09-04 01:30 PM
Nonfarm Productivity QoQ - Final  Q2
2015-11-06 01:30 PM
Nonfarm Productivity QoQ - Prel  Q3
2015-12-03 01:30 PM
Nonfarm Productivity QoQ - Final  Q3


United States Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.70 5.60 10.80 2.50 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 257.00 329.00 1114.00 -1966.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls -10.00 9.00 422.00 -260.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls Private 267.00 320.00 1089.00 -821.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 22.00 26.00 572.00 -519.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 320.00 279.00 695.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 2421.00 2367.00 6635.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
Adp Employment Change 212.00 250.00 343.00 -826.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 148201.00 147442.00 148201.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 8979.00 8688.00 15382.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 4427.00 4402.00 5771.00 2134.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.78 1.78 2.80 1.78 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 12.20 12.40 19.50 7.80 percent [+]
Productivity 106.59 107.07 107.07 27.55 Index Points [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 0.50 -0.20 0.60 -0.20 percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.60 34.60 34.70 33.80 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.90 62.70 67.30 58.10 percent [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 50579.00 53041.00 248475.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 10.55 10.42 10.55 9.88 USD [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 19.65 19.71 19.71 1.27 USD [+]
Labour Costs 104.22 103.52 105.10 17.12 Index Points [+]
Population 318.86 316.50 318.86 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 [+]
Job Offers 5028.00 4847.00 5273.00 2146.00 Hundreds [+]
Minimum Wages 7.25 7.25 7.25 0.25 USD [+]
Wage Growth 4.77 4.51 13.77 -5.77 percent [+]


Productivity Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 103.00 Nov/14 102.50 104.21 58.20 Index Points [+]
Brazil 140.61 Jan/15 127.79 181.87 39.60 Index Points [+]
Canada 107.43 Aug/14 107.31 107.43 69.61 Index Points [+]
Euro Area 102.00 Aug/14 102.10 102.30 84.50 Index Points [+]
France 111.37 Aug/14 111.07 111.69 20.45 Index Points [+]
Germany 102.40 Dec/14 101.90 114.20 17.00 Index Points [+]
Italy 115.38 Aug/14 113.83 124.40 24.50 Index Points [+]
Japan 101.00 Dec/14 94.50 119.10 67.70 Index Points [+]
Mexico 109.60 Dec/14 110.50 113.70 91.90 Index Points [+]
Netherlands 31.13 Nov/14 31.03 95.24 26.62 Index Points [+]
Russia 201.63 Jun/10 179.59 201.63 68.43 Index Points [+]
South Korea 101.40 Aug/14 103.30 107.70 51.90 Index Points [+]
Spain 100.70 Aug/14 106.10 110.40 69.70 Index Points [+]
Switzerland 124.18 Aug/14 123.88 124.47 87.32 Index Points [+]
United Kingdom 100.40 Aug/14 100.00 101.40 34.00 Index Points [+]
United States 106.59 Nov/14 107.07 107.07 27.55 Index Points [+]