Values for the U.S. territories of American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands are not shown in this map.
|Territory||Potential jobs||Current jobs supported by visitor spending||Visits||Visitor spending (millions)||Economic output (millions)|
Delaware and the Northern Mariana Islands do not include any National Park System units that collect visitor spending data.
All $ figures are in millions
Cadmus Group analysis of National Park Service data from fiscal 2016; National Park Service, “2016 National Park Visitor Spending Effects” (2017), https://www.nps.gov/nature/customcf/NPS_Data_Visualization/docs/2016_VSE.pdf.
For more information on this analysis, please see the methodology or view Cadmus Group’s report, “Restoring Parks, Creating Jobs: Infrastructure Restoration in the National Park System Can Create Jobs” (2017), http://insights.cadmusgroup.com/restoring-parks-creating-jobs.