Table 1: Estimated sectoral productivity differentials.

SectorsProductivity differentialsSectorsProductivity differentials

Agriculture and forestry1.75Chemicals, rubber, and plastics1.62
Processed foods0.60Metals1.54
Extraction1.42Metal Products1.17
Textiles, apparel, and leather products1.39Other manufactured products1.17
Wood and paper products1.63Utilities1.76
Motor vehicles2.12Construction0.27
Electronics3.71Transport and communication2.14
Other machinery2.55Business services0.47
Petroleum and coal products1.61Housing, education, and health0.33

Source: authors’ estimates based on OECD data [14].