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Productivity and Costs by Industry: Selected Service Providing and Mining Industries, 2007

Categories: Labor/Employment,Statistics

Reports that labor productivity, defined as output per hour, rose in 66% of the detailed service-providing and mining industries in 2007. Unit labor costs rose in 70% of the industries. Service industries covered include utilities, transportation and warehousing, information, finance and insurance, real estate, professional and technical services, health care, food services, and arts, entertainment, and recreation. From the Bureau of Labor Statistics