The per capita disposable income in east China's Anhui province reached 21,863 yuan ($3,470) in 2017, up 9.3 percent from a year earlier, data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) showed Thursday.
The growth rate, higher than the national average of 9.0 percent, enabled the province to be ranked 10th in the country.
Urban residents' disposable income stood at 31,640 yuan per person, representing a year-on-year increase of 8.5 percent, while the per capita disposable income of rural residents rose 8.9 percent to 12,758 yuan, according to the NBS.
In real terms after deducting price factors, the province's per capita disposable income rose 8.0 percent last year, compared with the national average of 7.3 percent.
The disposable income mainly came from residents' salaries, business revenues and property income.