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Policy Analysis | October 1, 2010

How have the Southern states performed in personal income growth in 2010?

Personal Income by State and Region, 1st and 2nd Quarters, 2010

State 1st Quarter,
2010 a
2nd Quarter, 2010 (preliminary) a Percent
Change b
National
Ranking
Alabama 159,167 160,853 1.06% 19
Arkansas 95,172 96,074 0.95% 32
Florida 727,454 734,110 0.91% 37
Georgia 339,379 342,406 0.89% 39
Kentucky 142,488 144,299 1.27% 6
Louisiana 170,532 172,442 1.12% 14
Mississippi 91,240 91,940 0.77% 46
Missouri 217,518 219,620 0.97% 29
North Carolina 333,857 337,856 1.20% 10
Oklahoma 133,625 135,237 1.21% 9
South Carolina 150,041 151,525 0.99% 26
Tennessee 220,760 223,020 1.02% 21
Texas 974,258 988,087 1.42% 3
Virginia 352,968 356,241 0.93% 34
West Virginia 59,282 59,936 1.10% 15
SLC 4,167,741 4,213,646 1.10%
National 12,341,249 12,462,673 0.98%

a) Millions of dollars, seasonally adjusted at annual rate.
b) Percent change from preceding quarter, seasonally adjusted at quarterly rate.

Source: Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce