Rhode Island


Full Economic Contribution of the Beer Industry: $635,300,000

Economic Snapshot


  Direct Impact* Full Impact*
  Jobs 3,300 9,100
  Wages $56,900,000 $191,500,000
  Value Added $138,900,000 $635,300,000

State and Local Taxes


  Direct Impact Full Impact
  Excise $2,200,000 $2,200,000
  Sales and Other $16,900,000 $35,200,000
  Total $19,100,000 $37,400,000

Federal Taxes


  Direct Impact Full Impact
  Excise $13,000,000 $13,000,000
  Other (payroll, income, etc.) $15,200,000 $104,600,000
  Total $28,200,000 $117,600,000

Total Federal, State and Local Taxes


  Direct Impact Full Impact
  $47,300,000 $155,000,000

1997/1998 Beer Industry


  Businesses Jobs
  Brewers 6 a
  Wholesalers 8 400
  Retailers 2,000 2,900


Economic Impact Generated on Affiliated Industries in Rhode Island

Jobs


  Agriculture a
  Construction 100
  Packaging Material 100
  Transportation/Communications 500
  Food Processing 200
  Wholesaling 900
  Food Stores/General Retail 1,200
  Finance/Insurance/Real Estate 1,200
  Business/Personal Services 800
  Travel/Entertainment 2,900
  Others 1,200
  Total 9,100

Economic Activity


  Agriculture $9,300,000
  Construction $3,400,000
  Packaging Material $11,900,000
  Transportation/Communications $38,500,000
  Food Processing $34,900,000
  Wholesaling $74,200,000
  Food Stores/General Retail $47,300,000
  Finance/Insurance/Real Estate $92,000,000
  Business/Personal Services $37,100,000
  Travel/Entertainment $113,200,000
  Others $173,500,000
  Total $635,300,000

* 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

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