What are the forces moving the Minnesota economy? Adam Belz tries to identify the trends and show the connections between Minnesota and the larger U.S. and global economies. You can connect with him on Twitter: @adambelz
Hat tip to Brian Hanson, at Apex in Duluth, for asking for the per capita numbers. This is per capita output.
This data and lots more is available from the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Again I used a color code. Yellow is Iowa, orange is South Dakota, black is Wisconsin, maroon is Minnesota, green is North Dakota, gray is Illinois, red is Nebraska and blue is Michigan.