New England Survey of Environmental Horticulture 2000

Income Growth

The following figures are estimates of percent change in gross income, over the period 1993-1998. Estimates of overall state values are based on calculated actual changes in income of respondents, with the overall percent change extrapolated to the overall state industry gross income.

 

CT

ME

MA

NH

RI

VT

state averages

increase, % of firms

78

65

67

67

66

69

69

avg. increase, % per firm

72

92

69

104

76

83

83

avg. increase/year, %

14

18

14

21

15

17

17

decrease, % of firms

1

4

5

3

8

4

4

avg. decrease, % per firm

33

25

34

16

22

10

24

stay same, %

12

17

17

14

15

15

15

new, %

9

14

11

16

10

12

12

               

overall state increase, %

35

48

33

55

35

34

40

overall state/ regional increase, $millions

222

93

416

135

72

47

region total:

(37% of 1993)

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