Source - SMW
US non-farm business sector labour productivity decreased at a 0.6% annual  rate during the second quarter, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics  said today, as output increased 1.1% and hours worked increased 1.7%.

 From the second quarter of 2015 to the second quarter  of 2016, productivity decreased 0.4%, the first four-quarter decline in  the series since a 0.6% decline in the second quarter of 2013.