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GDP per hour worked in current USD, PPP adjusted, 2021 - Country rankings:

The average for 2021 based on 37 countries was 65.3 USD per hour worked.The highest value was in Ireland: 139.2 USD per hour worked and the lowest value was in Colombia: 17.7 USD per hour worked. The indicator is available from 1970 to 2021. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: USD per hour worked; Source: OECD
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Countries Productivity, current USD, 2021 Global rank Available data
Ireland 139.2 1 1970 - 2021
Luxembourg 128 2 1970 - 2021
Norway 106.1 3 1970 - 2021
Belgium 91.8 4 1970 - 2021
Denmark 91.5 5 1970 - 2021
Switzerland 86.2 6 1970 - 2021
Sweden 85.7 7 1970 - 2021
USA 83.8 8 1970 - 2021
Germany 80.6 9 1970 - 2021
France 80.1 10 1970 - 2021
Netherlands 79.9 11 1970 - 2021
Austria 79.6 12 1995 - 2021
Iceland 76.5 13 1970 - 2021
Finland 73.6 14 1970 - 2021
Australia 70.4 15 1970 - 2021
UK 68.9 16 1970 - 2021
Italy 64.7 17 1970 - 2021
Canada 62 18 1970 - 2021
Spain 58.8 19 1970 - 2021
Turkey 57.3 20 1970 - 2021
Slovenia 55 21 1995 - 2021
Lithuania 53.2 22 1995 - 2021
Czechia 51.3 23 1993 - 2021
Israel 51.2 24 1981 - 2021
Estonia 51 25 2000 - 2021
New Zealand 49.9 26 1970 - 2021
Slovakia 47.6 27 1995 - 2021
Japan 47.4 28 1970 - 2021
Latvia 47.4 29 1995 - 2021
Poland 46.9 30 1993 - 2021
South Korea 46.6 31 1970 - 2021
Portugal 45.2 32 1970 - 2021
Hungary 44.4 33 1991 - 2021
Greece 38.3 34 1983 - 2021
Chile 35.2 35 1986 - 2021
Mexico 22.2 36 1991 - 2021
Colombia 17.7 37 1975 - 2021

Economic outlook around the world

Definition: GDP per hour worked expressed in current USD. The level of GDP is adjusted in terms of Purchasing Power Parity to reflect price differences across countries.
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