Sources of off-farm income for farm operator households, 2016

Pie chart with 6 items.

Item 1, Transfer income 18.0% 18.
Item 2, Interest and dividends 5.0% 5.
Item 3, Nonfarm business income 12.0% 12.
Item 4, Other nonfarm income 7.0% 7.
Item 5, Wage and salary income, operators 35.0% 35.
Item 6, Wage and salary income, spouses and others 23.0% 23.

Note: Other nonfarm income includes gifts, payment for nonbusiness services, or miscellaneous income such as gambling winnings, financial payments, rebates, etc. Source: USDA, Economic Research Service and National Agricultural Statistics Service, Agricultural Resource Management Survey. Data as of November 29, 2017.