California Aerospace Industry Economic Impact Study
AT Kearney Releases Study on Economic Impact of California's Aerospace Industry
"In 2012, California accounted for $62 billion in aerospace industry revenues, 9 percent
of the global market and 21 percent of the U.S. market."
"[Aerospace] is one of California's largest industries, with annual revenues equal to other prominent industries such as agriculture and entertainment. Including the $38.8 billion in indirect revenues it feeds to adjacent industries, the industry's total economic impact is more than $100 billion."
"The [aerospace] industry directly or indirectly accounts for 510,000 jobs in California-203,000 directly, including commercial, military, and civilian employment, and 307,000 in indirectly related industries such as finance, real estate, construction, and transportation."