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//PRIN4 QCT IT Test 04292021// Labor productivity rose in 46 states and the District of...

04/29/2021

//PRIN4 QCT IT Test 04292021// Labor productivity rose in 28 percent of the detailed manufacturing industries studied in 2009, down from 38 percent in 2008 and 56 percent in 2007. Output and hours declined at double-digit rates in over 7 out of 10 industries studied.
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Manufacturing productivity increased in 2011 in 15 of 19 countries covered

12/06/2012

Productivity increases in 2011 were generally driven by gains in output coupled with modest changes in hours.
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//PRIN1 ZUNI3PO Test 10302020// Productivity rose 80 percent in 2016

07/30/2020

//PRIN1 ZUNI3PO Test 10302020// Labor productivity (output per hour) declined in wholesale trade, retail trade, and food services and drinking places in 2016.
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Productivity decreases 4.2% in Q4 2020; unit labor costs increase 6.0% (annual rates)

03/04/2021

Productivity decreased 4.2 percent in the nonfarm business sector in the fourth quarter of 2020; unit labor costs increased 6.0 percent (seasonally adjusted annual rates). In manufacturing, productivity increased 5.0 percent and unit labor costs decreased 8.8 percent.
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//PRIN1 ZUNI3PO Test 10302020// Productivity rose 80 percent in 2016

07/30/2020

//PRIN1 ZUNI3PO Test 10302020// Labor productivity (output per hour) declined in wholesale trade, retail trade, and food services and drinking places in 2016.
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//PRIN ZUNI3PO Test 03252021// Productivity rose in 28% of detailed manufacturing...

03/25/2021

//PRIN ZUNI3PO Test 03252021// Labor productivity rose in 28 percent of the detailed manufacturing industries studied in 2009, down from 38 percent in 2008 and 56 percent in 2007. Output and hours declined at double-digit rates in over 7 out of 10 industries studied.
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//PRIN2 ZUNI3PO Test 10302020// Productivity and Costs: Selective Service-Providing and...

05/28/2020

//PRIN2 ZUNI3PO Test 10302020// Test Labor productivity (output per hour) rose in 64 percent of the detailed service-providing and mining industries studied in 2006, about the same proportion as in the previous year.
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