Date Value Value
Sep 30, 2016 5.92%
Dec 31, 2015 10.00%
Dec 31, 2014 12.72%
Dec 31, 2013 11.99%
Dec 31, 2012 18.25%
Dec 30, 2011 16.26%
Dec 31, 2010 1.45%
Dec 31, 2009 -21.07%
Dec 31, 2008 2.36%
Dec 31, 2007 11.45%
Dec 31, 2006 12.01%
Dec 31, 2005 14.27%
Dec 31, 2004 11.83%
Dec 31, 2003 8.16%
Dec 31, 2002 2.12%
Dec 31, 2001 -3.26%
Dec 31, 2000 -2.52%
Dec 31, 1999 3.07%
Dec 31, 1998 4.50%
Dec 31, 1997 4.01%
Dec 31, 1996 8.06%
Dec 31, 1995 4.69%
Dec 31, 1994 4.71%
Dec 31, 1993 1.55%
Dec 31, 1992 1.49%
Dec 31, 1991 0.97%
Dec 31, 1990 9.33%
Dec 31, 1989 13.38%

S&P 500 dividend growth rate per year. Annual current dollars percentage change in 12 month dividend per share (not inflation adjusted).

Source: Standard & Poor’s