This website requires JavaScript. If you haven't manually disabled JavaScript, your browser security settings or firewall settings could be blocking JavaScript. Please re-enable JavaScript and refresh this page to proceed.

Blog

All-Blogs

Woods & Poole Wealth Index

April 1, 2019

The Woods & Poole Wealth Index is a measure of relative total personal income per capita weighted by the source of income  The Wealth Index is the […]

Read More

Core Based Statistical Area (CBSA) Definitions

March 4, 2019

Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs), Combined Statistical Areas (CSAs), Micropolitan Statistical Areas (MICROs), and Metropolitan Divisions (MDIVs) in the Woods & Poole database are as defined in the […]

Read More

Total Personal Income in the Woods & Poole Database

February 4, 2019

Historical data for total personal income are from the US Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis  Current BEA data, based on the 2016 BEA revision, have […]

Read More

Earnings of Employees in the Woods & Poole Database

January 7, 2019

Earnings of employees are the sum of wages and salaries, other labor income, and proprietors’ income  Earnings also include personal contributions for social insurance  Historical earnings data […]

Read More

Average Annual Rate of Growth and Rounding of Data

December 3, 2018

In some statistical tables in Woods & Poole publications, data are presented for the average annual rate of growthfor a particular variable over a specified time period  […]

Read More

County Definitions

The county definitions and county-equivalent definitions used in the Woods & Poole database are defined by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)  In New England, counties were […]

Read More