Issue Brief 9-38
October 21, 2009

On October 16, 2009, the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) released state personal income data for 2008 and revised data for prior years. These data were initially scheduled to be released on September 18, 2009, but were delayed due to discrepancies found in the data. This release permits the calculation of final federal fiscal year (FY) 2011 federal Medicaid matching rates (Federal Medical Assistance Percentages