Table VII

Unit Labor Cost Index (1990-2000)

  1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Alaska 90.5 91.2 91.0 91.1 91.5 92.1 92.9 92.8 91.8 91.0 90.9
Alabama 93.9 94.9 94.7 94.7 95.5 96.2 96.6 96.7 97.0 96.8 96.7
Arkansas 88.7 88.4 88.5 87.8 87.5 87.8 87.8 88.2 88.8 89.8 90.5
Arizona 104.6 106.0 103.8 101.2 97.9 96.3 96.2 96.8 98.0 98.5 98.7
California 103.0 102.5 102.4 102.8 102.9 102.4 102.7 102.7 102.7 102.1 101.9
Colorado 104.1 104.3 104.5 103.9 103.3 103.3 104.2 103.8 103.3 103.0 103.7
Connecticut 107.1 105.9 105.6 105.6 105.4 105.0 105.6 106.5 106.6 106.5 106.1
District of Columbia 111.8 112.1 112.6 111.4 109.8 109.1 109.7 110.8 110.5 112.1 113.8
Delaware 89.7 88.3 87.3 86.5 87.2 88.0 89.3 90.7 92.9 94.7 95.7
Florida 101.0 101.4 101.7 101.5 101.5 101.0 100.8 100.4 100.9 101.1 101.3
Georgia 98.9 98.6 97.9 96.6 95.9 95.4 94.9 94.9 95.4 96.0 96.3
Hawaii 95.4 95.1 95.4 97.5 98.9 99.1 98.6 98.6 98.8 98.7 98.4
Iowa 81.0 80.8 81.0 82.0 82.7 83.7 83.1 82.2 82.6 85.1 88.1
Idaho 88.3 89.9 91.3 90.5 89.6 89.2 89.8 90.6 91.4 92.4 92.5
Illinois 100.7 100.6 100.8 101.5 101.3 102.0 101.3 101.6 101.7 102.6 103.5
Indiana 95.8 96.2 96.3 96.5 96.7 97.8 98.3 98.1 97.6 98.5 99.3
Kansas 87.4 87.2 87.6 89.7 91.2 93.1 93.6 94.1 93.8 94.2 94.5
Kentucky 86.3 87.1 88.3 88.9 89.2 89.5 90.1 90.9 91.5 92.0 92.3
Louisiana 85.2 85.6 87.3 90.0 91.6 90.6 89.9 89.7 91.3 91.9 92.4
Massachusetts 108.5 108.3 109.2 108.9 108.8 108.4 108.7 109.7 109.8 109.4 108.7
Maryland 98.7 99.2 100.2 101.3 102.3 103.1 103.6 104.0 103.7 103.4 103.1
Maine 99.4 99.8 99.8 98.8 99.0 98.4 98.6 98.1 98.6 99.0 99.5
Michigan 105.2 105.0 105.8 106.4 106.9 107.6 108.4 108.7 109.2 109.1 109.2
Minnesota 98.0 98.3 99.4 101.0 101.6 102.6 102.2 101.2 99.8 98.6 98.4
Missouri 96.2 96.3 96.4 97.0 97.7 98.1 97.3 96.8 96.5 97.1 97.6
Mississippi 84.0 84.7 84.6 84.7 85.4 86.6 87.5 88.6 90.5 92.0 92.8
Montana 86.2 85.2 85.5 85.9 87.1 88.2 89.7 89.8 89.7 89.5 89.6
North Carolina 94.2 94.1 95.0 95.6 96.1 96.2 96.8 96.8 97.2 96.1 95.5
North Dakota 87.3 85.7 84.9 87.3 88.1 90.4 89.5 90.6 90.1 92.0 92.5
Nebraska 85.9 84.5 84.0 84.9 85.0 84.6 81.0 80.2 80.1 82.2 82.5
New Hampshire 100.3 99.3 97.6 96.5 97.8 97.6 96.9 96.2 96.1 95.7 94.5
New Jersey 108.5 108.6 108.1 106.7 106.4 106.3 107.5 108.5 109.7 110.1 110.4
New Mexico 100.9 94.1 88.2 79.9 76.4 75.5 77.2 78.7 78.2 77.0 76.1
Nevada 93.8 94.1 94.5 94.0 93.7 92.9 93.5 94.0 94.8 96.0 96.6
New York 103.4 104.2 103.8 104.0 103.8 103.8 103.5 103.7 103.3 102.8 101.7
Ohio 98.1 97.1 96.7 97.8 98.4 99.0 98.4 97.9 97.5 97.3 97.4
Oklahoma 82.9 82.2 81.4 81.5 81.8 82.1 82.1 81.8 82.3 82.8 83.1
Oregon 99.8 100.4 100.0 99.8 99.9 99.5 98.1 97.1 96.0 96.5 95.5
Pennsylvania 102.9 102.1 101.1 100.1 100.2 99.6 99.7 99.3 100.1 100.6 100.8
Rhode Island 99.5 97.4 95.9 93.8 94.2 94.5 94.4 91.3 91.1 90.2 90.7
South Carolina 95.6 96.0 96.9 96.9 97.1 96.0 96.0 96.3 97.2 97.9 98.6
South Dakota 68.4 67.6 66.8 65.8 65.8 66.1 66.7 67.6 68.4 70.4 71.9
Tennessee 96.5 96.9 95.8 94.2 94.1 95.4 96.9 98.3 98.6 98.5 98.4
Texas 93.6 94.0 94.7 94.7 94.0 93.5 94.2 94.5 95.5 95.8 96.7
Utah 101.9 101.6 101.5 103.0 105.1 105.4 102.7 100.5 99.3 100.4 100.2
Virginia 99.8 99.6 99.6 99.4 99.6 99.4 99.6 99.9 100.1 101.1 101.7
Vermont 91.9 92.2 92.3 92.5 93.0 94.4 95.7 96.1 96.3 96.6 97.2
Washington 94.5 94.9 96.1 96.6 97.6 98.3 100.6 102.6 103.8 104.2 103.6
Wisconsin 94.9 95.8 96.9 97.4 98.2 99.0 99.7 99.6 99.0 99.1 99.0
West Virginia 92.5 92.7 93.2 93.1 92.7 92.6 92.6 93.0 93.3 93.9 94.5
Wyoming 78.2 77.6 78.6 80.0 82.1 81.5 79.9 77.9 77.1 77.8 78.5
U.S. = 100
Source: Economy.com