Value to the Nation Fast Facts

National Level Report

US Army Corps of Engineers — Value to the Nation

All values are given in 2016 dollars.

 

Average (FY 2012 - FY 2016)

Program

NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

Net NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

U.S. Treasury Revenues
(Billions of Dollars)

Flood Risk Management1

$55.17

$54.45

$18.67

Coastal Navigation

$12.38

$11.52

$5.84

Inland Navigation

$13.88

$13.23

$4.94

Water Supply

$5.87

$5.87

$0.05

Hydropower

$2.41

$2.21

$1.22

Recreation*

$2.18

$1.92

$0.38

Leases and Sales

 

 

$0.03

Total Annual NED

$91.90

$89.21

$31.12

*FY14 - FY16 average

 

FY 2016

Program

NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

Net NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

U.S. Treasury Revenues
(Billions of Dollars)

Flood Risk Management1

$196.70

$195.96

$66.53

Coastal Navigation

$12.79

$11.90

$5.77

Inland Navigation

$13.03

$12.30

$4.60

Water Supply

$5.83

$5.83

$0.05

Hydropower

$2.52

$2.31

$1.41

Recreation

$2.26

$2.00

$0.40

Leases and Sales

 

 

$0.02

Total Annual NED

$233.15

$230.31

$78.77

 

FY 2015

Program

NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

Net NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

U.S. Treasury Revenues
(Billions of Dollars)

Flood Risk Management1

$35.05

$34.32

$11.85

Coastal Navigation

$13.09

$12.18

$6.00

Inland Navigation

$14.07

$13.42

$4.96

Water Supply

$5.89

$5.88

$0.06

Hydropower

$2.32

$2.11

$1.18

Recreation

$2.12

$1.87

$0.37

Leases and Sales

 

 

$0.03

Total Annual NED

$72.54

$69.78

$24.44

 

FY 2014

Program

NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

Net NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

U.S. Treasury Revenues
(Billions of Dollars)

Flood Risk Management1

$15.15

$14.43

$5.11

Coastal Navigation

$12.86

$11.97

$6.02

Inland Navigation

$15.30

$14.63

$5.41

Water Supply

$5.88

$5.88

$0.04

Hydropower

$2.41

$2.20

$1.34

Recreation

$2.16

$1.90

$0.37

Leases and Sales

 

 

$0.03

Total Annual NED

$53.75

$51.00

$18.31

 

FY 2013

Program

NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

Net NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

U.S. Treasury Revenues
(Billions of Dollars)

Flood Risk Management1

$14.01

$13.32

$4.77

Coastal Navigation

$11.85

$11.00

$5.71

Inland Navigation

$13.61

$13.02

$4.82

Water Supply

$5.89

$5.88

$0.06

Hydropower

$2.46

$2.28

$1.04

Recreation

n/a

n/a

n/a

Leases and Sales

 

 

$0.03

Total Annual NED

$47.82

$45.49

$16.42

 

FY 2012

Program

NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

Net NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

U.S. Treasury Revenues
(Billions of Dollars)

Flood Risk Management1

$14.94

$14.24

$5.11

Coastal Navigation

$11.32

$10.57

$5.70

Inland Navigation

$13.39

$12.79

$4.91

Water Supply

$5.88

$5.88

$0.05

Hydropower

$2.33

$2.14

$1.12

Recreation

n/a

n/a

n/a

Leases and Sales

 

 

$0.03

Total Annual NED

$47.87

$45.62

$16.91

 

FY 2011

Program

NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

Net NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

U.S. Treasury Revenues
(Billions of Dollars)

Flood Risk Management1

$288.53

$287.85

$98.21

Coastal Navigation

$10.98

$10.16

$5.50

Inland Navigation

$12.39

$11.75

$4.50

Water Supply

$5.88

$5.88

$0.04

Hydropower

$2.16

$1.96

$1.16

Recreation

n/a

n/a

n/a

Leases and Sales

 

 

$0.03

Total Annual NED

$319.94

$317.61

$109.44

 

FY 2010

Program

NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

Net NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

U.S. Treasury Revenues
(Billions of Dollars)

Flood Risk Management1

$25.46

$24.75

$8.53

Coastal Navigation

$10.56

$9.62

$5.13

Inland Navigation

$12.08

$11.40

$4.41

Water Supply

$5.88

$5.88

$0.07

Hydropower

$2.13

$1.91

$1.22

Recreation

n/a

n/a

n/a

Leases and Sales

 

 

$0.03

Total Annual NED

$56.11

$53.56

$19.39

 

 

1 Note: Estimates of 10-year average flood damages prevented are available at https://maps.crrel.usace.army.mil/fdr/(Corps only)

Revenue estimates are based on the latest available IRS data.

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