Table 8.—Current-Dollar Cost Per Unit of Real Gross Product Originating by Private Industry Group, 1992-97

[Dollars]

1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
Total 1.000 1.025 1.043 1.070 1.090 1.108
Compensation of employees .543 .556 .559 .572 .579 .592
Indirect business tax and nontax liability .095 .097 .099 .098 .099 .097
Property-type income .362 .371 .386 .400 .412 .419
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing 1.000 1.037 1.001 1.031 1.141 1.032
Compensation of employees .273 .321 .292 .349 .347 .329
Indirect business tax and nontax liability .053 .058 .054 .064 .062 .058
Property-type income .674 .658 .655 .618 .732 .645
Mining 1.000 .981 .925 .919 1.105 1.097
Compensation of employees .353 .335 .318 .306 .327 .328
Indirect business tax and nontax liability .116 .110 .102 .094 .107 .099
Property-type income .531 .536 .505 .519 .671 .670
Construction 1.000 1.035 1.076 1.126 1.162 1.198
Compensation of employees .691 .705 .729 .761 .778 .829
Indirect business tax and nontax liability .022 .023 .023 .024 .024 .024
Property-type income .287 .307 .324 .341 .360 .345
Manufacturing 1.000 1.014 1.019 1.008 1.012 1.007
Compensation of employees .680 .684 .664 .640 .641 .641
Indirect business tax and nontax liability .042 .042 .040 .037 .038 .036
Property-type income .278 .288 .316 .331 .333 .330
Durable goods 1.000 1.012 1.012 .979 .959 .935
Compensation of employees .766 .755 .725 .692 .666 .651
Indirect business tax and nontax liability .026 .026 .024 .023 .023 .022
Property-type income .208 .231 .262 .264 .270 .262
Nondurable goods 1.000 1.017 1.029 1.047 1.083 1.107
Compensation of employees .580 .597 .585 .571 .602 .618
Indirect business tax and nontax liability .060 .062 .059 .056 .059 .058
Property-type income .360 .359 .384 .420 .422 .431
Transportation and public utilities 1.000 1.018 1.025 1.041 1.037 1.050
Compensation of employees .454 .455 .455 .467 .458 .472
Indirect business tax and nontax liability .101 .101 .104 .104 .099 .104
Property-type income .445 .462 .467 .470 .480 .474
Wholesale trade 1.000 1.016 1.043 1.078 1.068 1.058
Compensation of employees .588 .588 .579 .606 .595 .584
Indirect business tax and nontax liability .227 .238 .248 .252 .245 .229
Property-type income .185 .191 .216 .220 .228 .245
Retail trade 1.000 1.012 1.024 1.023 1.011 .999
Compensation of employees .610 .609 .608 .611 .600 .591
Indirect business tax and nontax liability .185 .188 .189 .192 .190 .184
Property-type income .206 .215 .226 .220 .221 .224
Finance, insurance and real estate 1.000 1.037 1.059 1.129 1.163 1.221
Compensation of employees .242 .256 .259 .269 .284 .299
Indirect business tax and nontax liability .142 .146 .148 .147 .150 .149
Property-type income .616 .636 .651 .713 .729 .773
Services 1.000 1.036 1.075 1.107 1.145 1.185
Compensation of employees .716 .749 .773 .805 .832 .864
Indirect business tax and nontax liability .025 .027 .028 .028 .029 .029
Property-type income .259 .260 .274 .274 .284 .292

NOTE.—Current-dollar cost per unit of real gross product originating (GPO) equals the GPO price index divided by 100.