United States Personal Income  1959-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Personal income in the United States rose by 0.4 percent month-over-month in December 2017, following a 0.3 percent gain in November and beating market expectations of 0.3 percent. The advance in personal income in December primarily reflected increases in wages and salaries (0.5 percent vs 0.4 percent in November) and personal interest income (1.2 percent, the same as in November). Considering 2017 full year, personal income rose by 3.1 percent in 2017, compared with an increase of 2.4 percent in 2016. Personal Income in the United States averaged 0.53 percent from 1959 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 4.60 percent in May of 2008 and a record low of -5.20 percent in January of 2013.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-11-30 01:30 PM Personal Income MoM 0.4% 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
2017-12-22 01:30 PM Personal Income MoM 0.3% 0.4% 0.4% 0.30%
2018-01-29 01:30 PM Personal Income MoM 0.4% 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
2018-03-01 01:30 PM Personal Income MoM 0.4% 0.2% 0.3%
2018-03-29 12:30 PM Personal Income MoM 0.43%
2018-04-30 12:30 PM Personal Income MoM 0.43%


United States Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 99.90 95.70 111.40 51.70 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM -0.30 0.00 6.70 -3.70 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 3.60 5.20 11.20 -11.50 percent [+]
Retail Sales Ex Autos 0.00 0.10 2.70 -3.80 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 12028.06 11916.58 12028.06 1320.40 USD Billion [+]
Disposable Personal Income 14589.00 14566.50 14589.00 351.90 USD Billion [+]
Personal Spending 0.40 0.80 2.80 -2.00 percent [+]
Personal Income 0.40 0.30 4.60 -5.20 percent [+]
Personal Savings 2.40 2.90 17.00 1.90 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 18.50 31.00 118.60 -114.30 USD Billion [+]
Private Sector Credit 9119.50 9098.96 9463.65 39.04 USD Billion [+]
Bank Lending Rate 4.50 4.40 20.50 2.00 percent [+]
Economic Optimism Index 56.70 55.10 62.90 35.80 [+]
Redbook Index 3.70 2.80 7.60 -5.80 percent [+]
Chain Store Sales 8800.00 6028.00 15875.00 3129.00 USD Million [+]
Gasoline Prices 0.68 0.65 0.99 0.32 USD/Liter [+]
Households Debt To Gdp 78.20 78.70 95.50 23.40 percent of GDP [+]
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions 113.20 112.50 121.10 57.50 [+]
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations 80.20 83.90 108.60 44.20 [+]
Consumer Confidence Price Trends 2.70 2.60 10.40 0.40 [+]


United States Personal Income

Personal Income refers to the income that persons receive in return for their provision of labor, land, and capital used in current production, plus current transfer receipts less contributions for government social insurance. This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Personal Income - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Personal Income - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.40 0.30 4.60 -5.20 1959 - 2017 percent Monthly
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