This report presents a comprehensive overview of recent and longer-term trends in
productivity levels and growth in OECD countries and selected G20 economies. The different
chapters feature an analysis of latest developments in productivity, economic growth,
sectoral reallocation, investment, labour productivity by firm size and labour income.
This edition also includes a special chapter providing insights of productivity developments
in 2023 based on experimental estimates for 38 OECD countries.
The OECD Compendium of Productivity Indicators 2024, provides a set of cross-country comparable statistics on labour productivity levels and growth, the contributions of labour, capital services and multifactor productivity to GDP growth, industry contributions to labour productivity growth, labour productivity gaps between SMEs and large firms, the evolution and composition of investment, and labour income share developments. It contains a shift-share analysis showing how within-industry developments and reallocations across industries have contributed to aggregate labour productivity developments in the recent period and in the longer term. This edition also includes insights of productivity developments in 2023 based on experimental nowcasting estimates for 38 OECD countries. The publication covers OECD countries, as well as G20 countries whenever possible.
Since 2021, the Compendium is released as an online Webbook with interactive charts facilitating international comparisons, visualisations and the download of all productivity statistics commonly used for economic policy and analysis.