Year Annual Percent Change in Real GDP Per Capita Percent Change in Real Minimum Wage
1930 0.90412
1931 0.92794
1932 0.86376
1933 0.98124
1934 1.10185
1935 1.08133
1936 1.12344
1937 1.04498
1938 0.95819
1939 1.07205 1.2
1940 1.07746
1941 1.15954
1942 1.17167
1943 1.14772
1944 1.06784
1945 0.97797 1.333333333
1946 0.88139
1947 0.97219
1948 1.02617
1949 0.97777
1950 1.06539 1.875
1951 1.05926
1952 1.02067
1953 1.02885
1954 0.97637
1955 1.05323
1956 1.00183 1.333333333
1957 1.00182
1958 0.97458
1959 1.05395
1960 1.00866
1961 1.00647 1.15
1962 1.04442
1963 1.02880 1.086956522
1964 1.04327
1965 1.05098
1966 1.05295
1967 1.01417 1.12
1968 1.03799 1.142857143
1969 1.02104
1970 0.99030
1971 1.02058
1972 1.04192
1973 1.04788
1974 0.98544 1.25
1975 0.98810 1.05
1976 1.04367 1.095238095
1977 1.03551
1978 1.04465 1.152173913
1979 1.01993 1.094339623
1980 0.98773 1.068965517
1981 1.01537 1.080645161
1982 0.97127
1983 1.03567
1984 1.06263
1985 1.03219
1986 1.02513
1987 1.02281
1988 1.03170
1989 1.02599
1990 1.00797 1.134328358
1991 0.98702 1.118421053
1992 1.02227
1993 1.01754
1994 1.03056
1995 1.01549
1996 1.02791 1.117647059
1997 1.03460 1.084210526
1998 1.03403
1999 1.03888
2000 1.00642
2001 1.00084
2002 1.00873
2003 1.01663
2004 1.02515
2005 1.02125
2006 1.01673
2007 1.00948 1.13592233
2008 0.98725 1.11965812
2009 0.96085 1.106870229
2010 1.01538
2011 1.01075
2012 1.01455