Growth in output per hour of all persons, nonfarm
business, seasonally adjusted, 2006 I - 2008 I
(percent change from previous quarter at annual rate)
Quarter Percent growth
2006 I 2.2
2006 II 1.3
2006 III -1.6
2006 IV 1.4
2007 I 1.3
2007 II 2.7
2007 III 6.0
2007 IV 1.8
2008 I 2.2