State Personal Income, Third Quarter 2018

State personal income increased 4.0 percent at an annual rate in the third quarter of 2018, an acceleration from the 3.4 percent increase in the second quarter. Personal income increased in all states and the District of Columbia. The percent change in personal income across all states ranged from 6.2 percent in Nevada and Washington to 2.1 percent in Missouri.

Current Release
  • Current Release: December 20, 2018
  • Next release: March 26, 2019
  • Data for the entire time series, reflecting BEA's comprehensive update, are now available (March 6, 2019).

What is Personal Income by State?

The income people living in each state and the District of Columbia get from wages, proprietors' income, dividends, interest, rents, and government benefits. These statistics help assess and compare the economic well-being of state residents.

Learn More


Contact Personnel