Louisiana


Full Economic Contribution of the Beer Industry: $2,768,800,000

Economic Snapshot


  Direct Impact* Full Impact*
  Jobs 11,600 39,600
  Wages $174,600,000 $878,700,000
  Value Added $452,600,000 $2,768,800,000

State and Local Taxes


  Direct Impact Full Impact
  Excise $37,700,000 $37,700,000
  Sales and Other $78,400,000 $197,900,000
  Total $116,100,000 $235,600,000

Federal Taxes


  Direct Impact Full Impact
  Excise $67,900,000 $67,900,000
  Other (payroll, income, etc.) $49,600,000 $466,800,000
  Total $117,500,000 $534,700,000

Total Federal, State and Local Taxes


  Direct Impact Full Impact
  $233,600,000 $770,300,000

1997/1998 Beer Industry


  Businesses Jobs
  Brewers 10 100
  Wholesalers 58 2,000
  Retailers 12,600 9,500


Economic Impact Generated on Affiliated Industries in Louisiana

Jobs


  Agriculture 400
  Construction 300
  Packaging Material 500
  Transportation/Communications 2,200
  Food Processing 1,000
  Wholesaling 3,000
  Food Stores/General Retail 8,800
  Finance/Insurance/Real Estate 7,200
  Business/Personal Services 3,400
  Travel/Entertainment 7,100
  Others 5,700
  Total 39,600

Economic Activity


  Agriculture $77,700,000
  Construction $15,600,000
  Packaging Material $45,100,000
  Transportation/Communications $200,700,000
  Food Processing $127,000,000
  Wholesaling $239,400,000
  Food Stores/General Retail $270,900,000
  Finance/Insurance/Real Estate $366,000,000
  Business/Personal Services $152,500,000
  Travel/Entertainment $354,200,000
  Others $919,700,000
  Total $2,768,800,000

* 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

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