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32. 1997 Economic Census
429. Expenditures for Wildlife Related Recreation Activities: 1996[See headnote, Table 428. (37,797 represents $37,797,000,000)]
|FISHING ||HUNTING ||WILDLIFE WATCHING|
| TYPE OF EXPENDITURE|| Spenders|| Spenders|| Spenders|
|Expenditures||Number||Percent of||Expenditures||Number||Percent of||Expenditures||Number||Percent of|
|(mil. dol.)||(1,000)||anglers||(mil. dol.)||(1,000)||hunters||(mil. dol.)||(1,000)||watchers|
| Total 1||37,797||34,002||96||20,613||13,769||99||29,228||52,729||84|
|Food and lodging||5,990||28,452||81||2,512||11,073||79||5,352||17,922||76|
| Public ||559||1,780||5||145||479||3||811||2,229||9|
|Other trip-related costs||5,661||28,398||81||864||4,378||31||1,150||9,340||39|
|Sport specific equipment 2||5,309||24,726||70||5,519||11,278||81||8,230||47,355||75|
|Auxiliary equipment 3||1,037||6,006||17||1,233||5,730||41||858||4,763||8|
|Special equipment 4||12,828||3,599||10||4,521||805||6||7,564||1,094||2|
1 Total not adjusted for multiple responses or nonresponse.
2 Items owned primarily for each specific activity, such as rods and reels for fishing andguns and rifles for hunting.
3 Equipment such as camping gear owned for wildlife-associated recreation.
4 "Big ticket" equipment such as campers and boats owned for wildlife-associatedrecreation.
5 Books, magazines, membership dues and contributions, land leasing and ownership,licenses and plantings.
Source: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 1996 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting,and Wildlife Associated Recreation.
These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.
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