Alaska


Full Economic Contribution of the Beer Industry: $185,000,000

Economic Snapshot


  Direct Impact* Full Impact*
  Jobs 1,700 2,600
  Wages $39,600,000 $62,100,000
  Value Added $107,500,000 $185,000,000

State and Local Taxes


  Direct Impact Full Impact
  Excise $5,000,000 $5,000,000
  Sales and Other $5,900,000 $16,600,000
  Total $10,900,000 $21,600,000

Federal Taxes


  Direct Impact Full Impact
  Excise $8,300,000 $8,300,000
  Other (payroll, income, etc.) $10,900,000 $24,800,000
  Total $19,200,000 $33,100,000

Total Federal, State and Local Taxes


  Direct Impact Full Impact
  $30,100,000 $54,700,000

1997/1998 Beer Industry


  Businesses Jobs
  Brewers 13 100
  Wholesalers 8 200
  Retailers 1,800 1,400


Economic Impact Generated on Affiliated Industries in Alaska

Jobs


  Agriculture a
  Construction a
  Packaging Material b
  Transportation/Communications 100
  Food Processing a
  Wholesaling 300
  Food Stores/General Retail 700
  Finance/Insurance/Real Estate 200
  Business/Personal Services 100
  Travel/Entertainment 1,100
  Others 100
  Total 2,600

Economic Activity


  Agriculture $2,100,000
  Construction $2,400,000
  Packaging Material $200,000
  Transportation/Communications $7,300,000
  Food Processing $3,500,000
  Wholesaling $30,900,000
  Food Stores/General Retail $26,900,000
  Finance/Insurance/Real Estate $13,700,000
  Business/Personal Services $8,200,000
  Travel/Entertainment $71,000,000
  Others $18,800,000
  Total $185,000,000

* Refers to actual accounting
** Refers to dynamic economic effects based on U.S. government models.
Note: All 1997 figures unless otherwise noted
Source: Steve L. Barsby and Associates, and Beer Institute
a - less than 50 jobs
b - number is negligible

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