Indicators of Hourly Labor Costs

Indicators of Hourly Labor Costs For Production Workers in Manufacturing, Selected Countries, 2004

Labor Costs

(in $ U.S.) (As a % of U.S. Labor Cost)
United States 22.87 100
Canada 21.42 94
France 23.89 104
Germany 32.53 142
Italy 20.48 90
Japan 21.90 96
United Kingdom 24.71 108
Hong Kong 5.51 24
Korea 11.52 50
Mexico 2.50 11
Singapore 7.44 33
Sri Lanka 0.51 2

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