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Topic: Productivity Measures

Latest Summaries

  • Infographic: Quality Adjusted Labour Input 22-May-2015
    Quality Adjusted Labour Input whole economy results to 2014, with contributions from hours worked and labour quality.
  • International Comparisons of Productivity infographic 20-Feb-2015
    Infographic comparing the G7 countries' productivity
  • Infographic: Labour Productivity, Q2 2014 01-Oct-2014
    Explanation of labour productivity, why it is important, what it measures and the latest figures to Q2 2014. Also shows the impact of recent revisions to way output is measured and population revisions.
  • Infographic: Quality Adjusted Labour Input 11-Jul-2014
    Quality Adjusted Labour Input estimates to 2013. Quality Adjusted Labour Input is a measure of labour input into production which takes into account different skill levels of different types of workers. This infographic presents whole economy results to 2013.
  • Regions and Countries of the UK Recovering from the Economic Downturn 08-Jul-2014
    A summary of the Regional Economic Indicators article which provides an overview of the economic performance of UK regions and countries. The article includes analysis of regional/country data on economic output, productivity, incomes and the labour market. The drivers of regional productivity are also discussed with regional/country data provided covering the topics of innovation, enterprise, competition and skills.
  • Infographic: Labour Productivity Historical Data 01-Jul-2014
    Output measures since 1948. On this measure, Labour Productivity has grown at an average of 2.25% between 1948 and 2013, showing an increasing trend throughout the period. This infographic also shows average productivity growth by sector, productivity across downturns and examines the recent changes in jobs and output.

Latest Publications

  • Labour Productivity, Q3 2015 23-Dec-2015
    Output per hour, output per job and output per worker estimates for the whole economy and a range of industries, including unit labour costs estimates.
  • Labour Productivity, Q2 2015 01-Oct-2015
    Output per hour, output per job and output per worker estimates for the whole economy and a range of industries, including unit labour costs estimates
  • International Comparisons of Productivity - First Estimates, 2014 18-Sep-2015
    An international comparison of labour productivity across the G7 nations, in terms of levels of and growth in GDP per hour and GDP per worker.
  • Labour Productivity, Q1 2015 01-Jul-2015
    Output measures for the whole economy and a range of industries. Unit labour costs for the whole economy and unit wage costs for the whole economy and the manufacturing sector.
  • Quality Adjusted Labour Input, Estimates to 2014 22-May-2015
    A measure of labour input to economic production which takes account of the composition of the workforce as well as the volume of hours worked. It provides a broader perspective in assessing productivity performance than other labour measures, which focus only on the quantity of labour input. The results are used in multi-factor productivity analysis.
  • Labour Productivity, Q4 2014 01-Apr-2015
    Output measures for the whole economy and a range of industries. Unit labour costs for the whole economy and unit wage costs for the whole economy and the manufacturing sector.

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