Total Sales and Employment Impacts of the Recreational Fishing Sector in the Gulf of Mexico States

The number of marine recreational fishing anglers in the Gulf of Mexico states are shown below:

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Source of raw data: NOAA Fisheries (2013).

The number of marine recreational fishing trips in the Gulf of Mexico states are shown below:

GOM
Source of raw data: NOAA Fisheries (2013).

The total economic impact is the sum of direct, indirect and induced impacts.

  • Indirect impacts result from changes in economic activity of other industrial sectors which supply goods or services to the sector being evaluated.
  • Induced impacts are the result of personal consumption expenditures by industry employees.

Total Sales Impacts of Recreational Fishing Sector in the Gulf of Mexico states

GOM
Source of raw data: NOAA Fisheries (2013).

Total Employment Impacts of Recreational Fishing Sector in the Gulf of Mexico states

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Source of raw data: NOAA Fisheries (2013).