If the direction we're going is more important than where we're at, then there's reason for optimism over personal income in Utah.

Personal income growth

(Increase from 1st quarter 1990 to 2nd quarter.)

1. Alaska...+2.4%

2. Michigan...+2.2%

3. Ohio...+2.2%

4. UTAH...+2.0%

6. Colorado...+1.9%

44. Montana...+0.6%

45. Idaho...+0.5%

48. Maine...+0.1%

49. Nebraska...-0.4%

50. Iowa...-2.3%