The U.S Bureau of Economic Analysis released statistics of real personal income for states and metropolitan areas on Dec. 14, 2021. Real personal income increased 5.3 percent in 2020 for the nation after increasing 2.6 percent in 2019. Across states, the percent change in real personal income ranged from 9.8 percent in Idaho to 1.6 percent in Alaska. The release also includes new estimates of 2020 real personal income for the metropolitan areas and revised data for the states and metropolitan areas for 2008 to 2019.