What is productivity?

What is productivity?

Find the meaning of basic productivity definitions and explore concepts.

Why is productivity important?

Why is productivity important?

Understand how workers and consumers are affected by productivity and discover why business leaders and analysts monitor productivity trends.

How is productivity measured?

How is productivity measured?

Learn how BLS measures productivity using data from various sources.

What is available and how do I access it?

What is available and how do I access it?

See a list of productivity measures and tips on obtaining the data from the BLS website.