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Chapter 3: Estimated Economic Impacts

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The number of jobs created in conjunction with the Keystone XL development for each year from 2013 to 2029 is presented in Table 3.3. As listed, an average of 5,517 jobs are supported during construction and 302 jobs during operations.

Table 3.3: Impact of Keystone XL on Jobs, 2013-2029 Number of Jobs Number of Jobs Construction Operation Phase Phase 2015-29 Year 2013-14 2013 5,543 2014 5,491 2015 308 2016 308 2017 309 2018 309 2019 301 2020 301 2021 309 2022 297 2023 301 2024 301 2025 301 2026 301 2027 301 2028 283 2029 309 Average Number of Jobs per Year 5,517 302 Source: IMPLAN Multiplier System

Number of Jobs Construction and Operations 2013 – 2029 5,543 5,491 308 308 309 309 301 301 309 297 301 301 301 301 301 283 309 916

It should be noted that the jobs listed in Table 3.3 include direct plus spillover jobs and can be part-time as well as full-time.

The Economic Impact of the Keystone XL Pipeline on the State of Nebraska

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