Tagged: u.s. bureau of economic analysis

GDP in U.S. Grows 1.8% in 2013, Arkansas Sees 2.4% Rise

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/23/2014 12:00 am

Real gross domestic product grew 1.8 percent in the United States last year, a slowdown when compared with 2012, when GDP rose 2.5 percent.

Arkansas Sees 2.2% Rise in State Personal Income

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/7/2014 12:00 am

Average state personal income in the U.S. grew 2.6 percent in 2013, a decline from the 4.2 percent of 2012, according to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis.

Arkansas Sees 1.9 Percent Decline in Personal Income

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/8/2013 12:00 am

Personal income in Arkansas dropped 1.9 percent in first-quarter 2013. That showing placed Arkansas at No. 48 among the states. The state’s personal income had grown by 3 percent in the fourth quarter of 2012.

Tourism Spending Up 6.8 Percent

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/1/2013 12:00 am

Real spending in the United States on travel and tourism rose 6.8 percent in the first quarter of 2013, compared with an increase of 2.1 percent in the fourth quarter of 2012. T