Value to the Nation Fast Facts

National Level Report

US Army Corps of Engineers — Value to the Nation

All values are given in 2013 dollars.

**Revenue estimates are based on the latest available IRS data (2011, 2012).

 

Average (FY10 - FY13)

Program

NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

Net NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

U.S. Treasury Revenues
(Billions of Dollars)

Flood Risk Management1

$79.83

$79.19

$25.30

Coastal Navigation

$9.87

$9.07

$3.88

Inland Navigation

$8.84

$8.24

$2.27

Water Supply

$7.61

$7.59

$0.08

Hydropower

$2.38

$2.19

$1.43

Recreation*

$3.31

$3.01

$1.17

Leases and Sales

 

 

$0.03

Total Annual NED

$111.84

$109.30

$34.16

*FY10-FY12 average

FY 13

Program

NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

Net NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

U.S. Treasury Revenues
(Billions of Dollars)

Flood Risk Management

$13.46

$12.79

$3.96

Coastal Navigation

$10.15

$9.33

$4.06

Inland Navigation

$10.26

$9.69

$2.66

Water Supply

$8.72

$8.71

$0.05

Hydropower

$2.40

$2.23

$1.50

Recreation*

$3.25

$2.98

$1.17

Leases and Sales

 

 

$0.03

Total Annual NED

$48.23 $45.73 $13.42

* FY12 data indexed to FY13 price levels

 

FY 12

Program

NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

Net NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

U.S. Treasury Revenues
(Billions of Dollars)

Flood Risk Management

$14.31

$13.63

$4.57

Coastal Navigation

$10.25

$9.51

$4.06

Inland Navigation

$8.83

$8.25

$2.23

Water Supply

$7.00

$7.00

$0.06

Hydropower

$2.23

$2.04

$1.52

Recreation

$3.25

$2.98

$1.17

Leases and Sales

 

 

$0.03

Total Annual NED

$45.87 $43.40 $13.64

 

FY 11

Program

NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

Net NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

U.S. Treasury Revenues
(Billions of Dollars)

Flood Risk Management

$276.05

$275.44

$87.81

Coastal Navigation

$9.92

$9.11

$3.93

Inland Navigation

$8.26

$7.65

$2.17

Water Supply

$7.85

$7.81

$0.11

Hydropower

$2.58

$2.39

$1.55

Recreation

$3.20

$2.87

$1.14

Leases and Sales

 

 

$0.03

Total Annual NED

$307.87 $305.27 $96.74

 

FY 10

Program

NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

Net NED Benefits
(Billions of Dollars)

U.S. Treasury Revenues
(Billions of Dollars)

Flood Risk Management

$24.36

$23.73

$7.70

Coastal Navigation

$9.17

$8.33

$3.48

Inland Navigation

$8.01

$7.38

$2.00

Water Supply

$6.85

$6.85

$0.11

Hydropower

$2.32

$2.11

$1.16

Recreation

$3.48

$3.16

$1.19

Leases and Sales

 

 

$0.04

Total Annual NED

$54.20

$51.56

$15.68

 

 

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

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Source: Value to the Nation web site at www.CorpsResults.us.

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