Date Value Value
Dec 31, 2016 3.59%
Dec 31, 2015 4.53%
Dec 31, 2014 2.58%
Dec 31, 2013 0.46%
Dec 31, 2012 0.23%
Dec 31, 2011 0.20%
Dec 31, 2010 -2.44%
Dec 31, 2009 -0.31%
Dec 31, 2008 -2.54%
Dec 31, 2007 -1.24%
Dec 31, 2006 1.79%
Dec 31, 2005 1.33%
Dec 31, 2004 -0.32%
Dec 31, 2003 -0.17%
Dec 31, 2002 -2.15%
Dec 31, 2001 -0.94%
Dec 31, 2000 0.96%
Dec 31, 1999 3.36%
Dec 31, 1998 2.96%
Dec 31, 1997 3.22%
Dec 31, 1996 2.14%
Dec 31, 1995 1.73%
Dec 31, 1994 1.99%
Dec 31, 1993 4.04%
Dec 31, 1992 -0.06%
Dec 31, 1991 -2.17%
Dec 31, 1990 -2.40%
Dec 31, 1989 2.86%
Dec 31, 1988 1.30%
Dec 31, 1987 1.86%
Dec 31, 1986 4.00%
Dec 31, 1985 2.32%
Dec 31, 1984 3.80%
Dec 31, 1983 0.21%
Dec 31, 1982 0.60%
Dec 31, 1981 -1.15%
Dec 31, 1980 -3.13%
Dec 31, 1979 0.73%
Dec 31, 1978 3.06%
Dec 31, 1977 1.49%
Dec 31, 1976 2.40%
Dec 31, 1975 -2.76%
Dec 31, 1974 -2.08%
Dec 31, 1973 1.37%
Dec 31, 1972 5.53%
Dec 31, 1971 -0.54%
Dec 31, 1970 -0.13%
Dec 31, 1969 4.30%
Dec 31, 1968 5.51%

US Average Real Income Growth Rate Per Year. Annual percentage change in constant 2016 dollars (inflation-adjusted).

Source: US Census Bureau > Income and Poverty in the US > Table A-1