Nigeria Labour Productivity Growth

2013 - 2018 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Nigeria Labour Productivity Growth

  • Nigeria Labour Productivity dropped by 1.14 % YoY in Sep 2018, compared with a growth of 3.25 % in the previous quarter
  • Nigeria Labour Productivity Growth data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2013 to Sep 2018, averaging at 1.14 %
  • The data reached an all-time high of 4.54 % in Sep 2014 and a record low of -3.81 % in Sep 2016

CEIC calculates Labour Productivity Growth from quarterly Real GDP and quarterly Employment. The National Bureau of Statistics provides Real GDP in local currency, at 2010 prices and Employment

View Nigeria's Labour Productivity Growth from Mar 2013 to Sep 2018 in the chart:

Nigeria Labour Productivity Growth

What was Nigeria's Labour Productivity Growth in Sep 2018?

Nigeria Labour Productivity dropped by 1.14 % YoY in Sep 2018, compared with a growth of 3.25 % in the previous quarter See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
1.14 Sep 2018 3.25 Jun 2018 -3.81 Sep 2016 4.54 Sep 2014 % quarterly Mar 2013 - Sep 2018

Labour Productivity Growth by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 15.93 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Jun 2021
Algeria (%) 0.30 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Argentina (%) -2.41 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Armenia (%) 2.04 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2021
Australia (%) 1.95 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1979 - Dec 2021
Austria (%) 3.98 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 6.09 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2021
Bahrain (%) 5.51 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2021
Bangladesh (%) 5.83 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Belarus (%) 3.11 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
Belgium (%) 2.46 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Bolivia (%) 6.71 2017 yearly 2000 - 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 2.94 2018 yearly 2007 - 2018
Botswana (%) -3.03 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2008 - Dec 2020
Brazil (%) 5.85 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Brunei (%) 1.58 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Bulgaria (%) 4.35 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2021
Cambodia (%) 5.07 2017 yearly 2008 - 2017
Canada (%) -0.91 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2021
Chile (%) 2.92 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1987 - Dec 2021
China (%) 8.70 2021 yearly 1953 - 2021
Colombia (%) 8.16 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
Croatia (%) 13.98 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Cyprus (%) 0.55 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2005 - Dec 2021
Czech Republic (%) 2.85 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
Denmark (%) 2.21 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2021
Ecuador (%) 2.05 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Egypt (%) -3.80 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2021
Estonia (%) 6.83 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
European Union (%) 2.99 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
Finland (%) 0.68 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2021
France (%) -6.98 2020 yearly 1979 - 2020
Georgia (%) 12.57 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Germany (%) 0.84 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1992 - Dec 2021
Ghana (%) -0.78 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Greece (%) 3.65 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) -3.57 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1982 - Mar 2022
Hungary (%) 5.55 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Iceland (%) -3.97 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
India (%) 0.70 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Indonesia (%) 1.64 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Iran (%) 10.79 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Ireland (%) -0.40 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Israel (%) 2.20 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2020
Italy (%) 4.39 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1997 - Dec 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 0.18 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Japan (%) 0.94 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
Jordan (%) 0.44 2017 yearly 2001 - 2017
Kazakhstan (%) 4.67 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2021
Kenya (%) 0.57 2019 yearly 2011 - 2019
South Korea (%) -0.70 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 1983 - Mar 2022
Kosovo (%) 2.92 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2017 - Mar 2021
Kuwait (%) -1.66 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) -8.49 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Laos (%) -0.35 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Latvia (%) 5.61 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2021
Lebanon (%) -16.39 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Lithuania (%) 2.20 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Luxembourg (%) 1.18 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Macau SAR, China (%) -1.43 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
North Macedonia (%) 1.59 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Malawi (%) 1.23 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Malaysia (%) 2.70 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Malta (%) 4.71 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
Mauritius (%) 9.08 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Mexico (%) -4.76 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1996 - Dec 2021
Moldova (%) 18.60 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2021
Mongolia (%) -10.11 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2007 - Mar 2022
Montenegro (%) -6.62 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
Morocco (%) -2.45 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Mozambique (%) -3.31 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Myanmar (%) 7.44 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Nepal (%) 4.24 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 3.01 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
New Zealand (%) -1.77 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1988 - Dec 2021
Nigeria (%) 1.14 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2013 - Sep 2018
Norway (%) 0.65 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Oman (%) 12.26 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Pakistan (%) -1.23 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Palestinian Territory (%) 1.32 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2013 - Dec 2021
Panama (%) -0.50 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Paraguay (%) -1.05 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2021
Peru (%) 2.31 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Philippines (%) -3.46 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Poland (%) -2.66 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Portugal (%) 3.93 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Qatar (%) -0.98 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
Romania (%) 12.59 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Russia (%) 2.48 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) 5.41 2021 yearly 1971 - 2021
Serbia (%) 7.15 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021
Singapore (%) 5.80 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2021
Slovakia (%) -1.52 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Slovenia (%) 7.55 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
South Africa (%) 5.03 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2021
Spain (%) 2.45 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Sri Lanka (%) 0.31 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2013 - Dec 2021
Sudan (%) 3.26 2010 yearly 1996 - 2010
Sweden (%) 5.16 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2021
Switzerland (%) 3.41 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -5,434.321 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 84,984.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 20.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (NGN bn) 53,826.479 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (NGN bn) 173,827.955 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (NGN bn) 28,821.587 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Federal Govt Expenditure: Capital (NGN bn) 745.710 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Federal Govt Expenditure (NGN bn) 3,497.670 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Gross Federation Account Revenue (NGN bn) 2,844.730 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Gross Federation Account Revenue: Oil (NGN bn) 1,115.170 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Federal Govt Balance (NGN bn) -2,232.330 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Federal Govt Expenditure: Recurrent (NGN bn) 2,627.830 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Federal Govt Revenue (NGN bn) 1,265.340 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Government Debt: Domestic (NGN bn) 19,242.557 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.626 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 204.3 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 4,194.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 47.2 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 89,277.166 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,579.306 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 585.807 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 3,989.8 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 67.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 916,159.669 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 417,523.499 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 5.137 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 233.342 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 2009 - Dec 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 177.494 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,423.512 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2021
NG: Exports: fob: Emerging and Developing Economies: Emerging and Developing Asi... (USD mn) 407.062 Jan 2022 monthly Aug 1963 - Jan 2022
Exports: Crude Oil (NGN mn) 1,270,799.940 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Total Trade (NGN mn) 3,364,677.210 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports (NGN mn) 1,640,350.708 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Exports: Europe: ow UK (NGN mn) 31,879.695 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Exports (NGN mn) 1,724,326.503 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Exports: Europe: ow Netherlands (NGN mn) 168,015.193 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Exports: America: ow USA (NGN mn) 2,112.001 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: Europe: ow Netherlands (NGN mn) 37,114.895 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: America: ow USA (NGN mn) 95,934.709 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: Asia: ow China (NGN mn) 585,252.411 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2021
Imports: Europe: ow Germany (NGN mn) 41,484.530 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: Europe: ow UK (NGN mn) 31,108.703 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Exports: Vegetable Products (NGN mn) 259,305.350 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Exports: Plastic and Articles Thereof, Rubber and Articles Thereof (NGN mn) 44,635.113 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Exports: Mineral Products (NGN mn) 16,910,118.786 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Imports: Manufactured Goods (NGN mn) 239,106.524 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants and Related Materials (NGN mn) 82,841.353 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: Chemicals and Chemical Products (NGN mn) 255,221.125 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: Food and Live Animals (NGN mn) 356,494.161 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: Machinery and Transport Equipment (NGN mn) 566,433.062 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 822.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 3,680.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 3.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -8.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 7,457.719 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 6.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 81.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 7,375.945 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 38,391.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 8.8 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 0.1 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -6.402 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -75,228.078 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
BoP: CA: Goods: Debit (USD mn) -10,884.367 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Current Transfers: Credit (USD mn) 6,553.759 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Liabilities: Other Investment (USD mn) 4,432.631 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Reserves Assets (USD mn) -5,283.967 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Liabilities (USD mn) 11,881.648 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets (USD mn) -9,308.112 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Income: Debit (USD mn) -2,618.990 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: Net Errors & Omission (USD mn) -6,253.815 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 917.177 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 2.464 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Services (USD mn) -2,513.605 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Other Investment (USD mn) -3,204.269 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Income (USD mn) -2,031.008 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Direct Investment (USD mn) -822.340 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -3,430.782 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Current Transfers: Debit (USD mn) -94.776 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 12,650.276 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Goods (USD mn) 1,765.909 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Current Transfers (USD mn) 6,458.983 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Liabilities: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 7,457.719 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Income: Credit (USD mn) 587.982 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 2,573.536 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
External Debt: Government (USD mn) 38,391.320 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2021
External Debt: Government: International Capital Market (USD mn) 14,368.350 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
External Debt: Service Payments (USD mn) 194.440 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2018
Capital Inflow: Foreign Direct Investment (USD) 118,146,312.340 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 11.4 2018 yearly 2003 - 2018
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 3,315.011 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 47,163.773 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 109,810.052 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Mar 2022
M2 Growth (%) 19.2 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1993 - Mar 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 27.5 Apr 2022 monthly Nov 2005 - Apr 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 39,579.3 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Apr 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 9.261 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 10.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 0.062 Jan 2018 monthly Dec 1950 - Jan 2018
Total Deposits (USD mn) 84,213.801 Dec 2019 monthly Nov 1992 - Dec 2019
Total Deposits Growth (%) 2.6 Dec 2019 monthly Nov 1993 - Dec 2019
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 126,738.5 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Mar 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 21.1 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1993 - Mar 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 12.23 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M2: M1 (NGN mn) 19,608,338.790 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Mar 2022
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M2: Quasi Money (NGN mn) 26,045,190.350 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Mar 2022
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: Base Money (NGN mn) 14,301,768.290 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2022
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M2 (NGN mn) 45,653,529.140 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Mar 2022
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M3 (NGN mn) 35,345,802.020 Jun 2020 monthly Nov 1992 - Jun 2020
Non Performing Loans to Gross Loans (%) 6.020 Dec 2020 semiannually Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 1.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jul 2015 - Nov 2021

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