The Impact of Travel on State Economies (ITSE) describes the importance of the U.S. travel industry to the U.S. economy. Travel economic impact statistics presented in the report include:
Data is provided for the nation, each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia.
The travel industry comprises components of a number of industries, including transportation, lodging, foodservices, entertainment and retail. This report clearly demonstrates that travel is one of the United States’ largest industries and employers.