Socioeconomic Impacts in Colorado
The BLM's management of public lands in Colorado supported more than 29,000 jobs in Fiscal Year 2014. Most of the jobs were related to oil and gas activity, which resulted in an economic impact of $5.4 billion. The overall BLM economic impact was about $6.5 billion. This table provides employment and economic output by category. Economic output data are in millions of dollars.