Personal Income Rose 0.4% in March
Washington, DC, April 29,
2016—Personal income increased $57.4 billion, or 0.4%, and disposable personal
income (DPI) increased $50.4 billion, or 0.4%, in March, according to the
Bureau of Economic Analysis.
Personal consumption expenditures
(PCE) increased $12.8 billion, or 0.1%. In February, personal income increased
$12.0 billion, or 0.1%, DPI increased $11.4 billion, or 0.1%, and PCE increased
$21.4 billion, or 0.2%, based on revised estimates.
Real DPI increased 0.3% in March,
compared with an increase of 0.2% in February.
Real PCE increased less than
0.1%, compared with an increase of 0.3%.