Individuals and households get their income from three main sources: net earnings by place of employment; dividends, interest, and rent; and transfer payments (for example, Social Security and Unemployment Compensation).
Personal income by source in New Hampshire...
Note: The Consumer Price Index (CPI) is a measure of inflation. Here we adjusted dollar values by the CPI-U, which is the most commonly used CPI. Using the CPI to put dollar values in real terms makes it easier to see inflation-free change over time. Our base year is 2015, which means all dollar values are in terms of 2015 dollars. For more information, see http://www.bls.gov/cpi/home.htm
Source: 1969-2000: Bureau of Economic Analysis, Regional Economic Data, Local Area Personal Income, Table CA5, http://www.bea.gov/regional/reis/;
Source: 2001-2015: Bureau of Economic Analysis, Regional Economic Data, Local Area Personal Income, Table CA5N, http://www.bea.gov/regional/reis/