Trends & Performance

Understanding major drivers of economic change–such as shifts in migration, non-labor income, and industry concentrations–is critical to making sound decisions about how to improve economic performance.

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The Outdoor Recreation Economy by State

— The outdoor recreation economy is large, growing faster than the overall economy, and consists of jobs in many industries. Explore data by state.

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The Value of Montana’s Outdoors

— Montana's outdoors attracts people and talent, creating jobs and a high quality of life. The outdoors is essential to the state's future economic growth.

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Funding Needs for Montana’s Outdoor Heritage

— Funding for Montana’s working lands, wildlife, and outdoor recreation is not keeping pace as population, visitation, and development pressures expand.

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