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Labour Productivity

What is Labour Productivity?

Labour Productivity measures the amount of economic output produced, on average, per unit of labour input and is an important indicator of economic performance within a country. More specifically, the statistics estimate output (Gross Value Added, GVA) produced per job filled and hour worked, and are presented in both real terms (inflation adjusted) and current prices (nominal terms).

 

Latest Release

Labour Productivity Statistics, 2017 Quarter 2 (15 November 2017)

This publicaton reports estimates of quarterly and annual labour productivity for the period between 1998 and 2017 Quarter 2 (April-June) covering total output in the onshore Scottish economy.

List of Tables
  • Table A: Real Terms Labour Productivity Indices: Whole Economy Output Per Hour and Output Per Job
  • Table B: Current Price Labour Productivity: Whole Economy Output Per Hour and Output Per Job
  • Table C1: Labour Productivity Input Series (seasonally adjusted): Whole Economy Jobs Filled and Hours Worked
  • Table C2: Labour Productivity Input Series (trend-based): Whole Economy Jobs Filled and Hours Worked
  • Table D: UK Comparisons of Labour Productivity: Whole Economy (excluding extra-regio) in Current Prices
  • Table X1: Real Terms Labour Productivity by Broad Industry Group (experimental statistics)
  • Table X2: Current Price Labour Productivity by Broad Industry Group (experimental statistics)