The table gives the mean income in the US $, of every person per year in eight different countries in Europe (Austria, Belgium, Greece, Italy, Luxembourg, Poland, Netherlands, United Kingdom), in the years 2008 and 2013.
Overall, in 2008 and 2013, for all the eight European countries under discussion, the most significant growth was observed in Poland by 22%. Austria and Greece had been equally opposite to each other in this regard where 13% growth per person’s annual income was registered for Austria and 13% income shrank for every citizen in Greece. Netherlands did not register any change by showing 0% growth. Luxembourg and Belgium grew by 17% and 15 % respectively whereas Italy and the United Kingdom denoted 12% and 4% drop respectively. The unit of currency used through this calculation was the US$.
Poland represented a remarkable increment in salary growth by each individual of the state: from US$ 18,000 to US$ 22,000, in 2008 and 2013 respectively.
Luxembourg had been next to Poland by making a 17% growth: from US$ 30,000 to US$ 35,000 in 2008 and 2013 respectively.
The third one country in economic upswing was Belgium: grew by 15%, from the US$ 26,000 to the US$ 30,000 in 2008 and 2013 respectively.
Next to Greece, Italy showed a second significant dramatic drop in per person earning per year: from US$ 25,000 to US$ 22,000, in 2008 and 2013 respectively, by -12%.
The United Kingdom, occupied the third position regarding individual income annually which dropped by 4%: from US$ 28,000 to US$ 27,000 in 2008 and 2013 respectively.
In case of Netherlands, it had been steady ( US$ 29,000 to US$ 29,000) throughout during 2008 and 2013 respectively, by showing 0% change in its economy per capita both the years as mentioned above.