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Economic Impacts of the Natural Gas and Oil Industry

The natural gas and oil industry is a critical part of the U.S. economy. In 2015, these energy resources supported 10.3 million jobs and contributed more than $1.3 trillion to the U.S. economy.

See the PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP report and Fact Sheet prepared for the American Petroleum Institute below:

Impacts of the Natural Gas and Oil Industry on the U.S. Economy in 2015 (July 2017)

Fact Sheet: Natural Gas and Oil - A Critical Contributor to American Prosperity (July 2017)

Economic Impact State Reports


Archive - Previous Studies

Economic Impacts of the Oil and Natural Gas Industry in 2011 (July 2013)
Economic Impacts of the Oil and Natural Gas Industry in 2009 (May 2011)