Kansas GDP growth


Kansas ranks low among the states in growth of gross domestic product (GDP) for the third quarter of 2017.

This week the Bureau of Economic Analysis, an agency of the United States Department of Commerce, released gross domestic product (GDP) figures for the states for the third quarter of 2017. 1

For the third quarter, GDP for the nation grew at the annual rate of 3.4 percent. For Kansas, growth was 2.1 percent. Kansas ranked 41st among the states.

The nearby table shows GDP change by industry group and compares Kansas to the country, Plains states (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota), and nearby states.

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  1. Bureau of Economic Statistics. Gross Domestic Product by State: Third Quarter 2017. Available at https://www.bea.gov/newsreleases/regional/gdp_state/qgdpstate_newsrelease.htm.


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