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Economy > Productivity > Labour productivity growth > GDP per hour worked: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: The output measures used for calculations are Gross Domestic Product estimates from OECD Annual National Accounts database, based on the 1993 System of National Accounts. Labour input measures used are estimates of the hours actually worked. They reflect regular hours worked by full-time and part-time workers, paid and unpaid overtime, hours worked in additional jobs and time not worked because of public holidays, annual paid leaves, strikes and labour disputes, bad weather, economic conditions and other reasons.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Slovakia 7.8% 1993
2 South Korea 5.4% 1993
3 Luxembourg 4.7% 1993
=4 Czech Republic 3.7% 1993
=4 Portugal 3.7% 1993
6 Ireland 2.8% 1993
7 Greece 2.7% 1993
8 Poland 2.6% 1993
9 Finland 2.5% 1993
10 United Kingdom 2.3% 1993
=11 Austria 2.1% 1993
=11 Mexico 2.1% 1993
13 New Zealand 2% 1993
14 Spain 1.8% 1993
High income OECD countries average (profile) 1.8% 1993
15 Australia 1.6% 1993
16 Japan 1.5% 1993
=17 United States 1.3% 1993
=17 Hungary 1.3% 1993
=17 France 1.3% 1993
20 Belgium 1.2% 1993
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 1.04% 1993
=21 Switzerland 0.9% 1993
=21 Netherlands 0.9% 1993
23 Germany 0.6% 1993
24 Canada 0.5% 1993
25 Italy -0.2% 1993
26 Sweden -0.6% 1993
27 Norway -1.2% 1993
28 Iceland -1.3% 1993
29 Denmark -2% 1993

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Productivity > Labour productivity growth > GDP per hour worked. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", OECD Country statistical profiles 2009. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Productivity/Labour-productivity-growth/GDP-per-hour-worked

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