Total Facility Employment

**Analysis Level**

Required for all levels

**Definition**

Total employment at the facility for each year of the analysis.

**How its Used**

Used to calculate the total number of households expected to be formed within and outside of the jurisdiction.

**How to Estimate it or Where to Get It**

Prospect provided.

**Descriptive Name**

Total Facility Payroll

**Analysis Level**

Required for all levels

**Definition**

Total payroll at the facility for each year of the analysis.

**How its Used**

Used to estimate retail purchases by resident and nonresident employees of the facility in a Direct Impacts analysis and the retail purchases resulting from multiplier effects in a Total Impacts analysis. These retail purchases are then used to estimate sales tax receipts.

**How to Estimate it or Where to Get It**

Prospect provided.

**Descriptive Name**

Percent from Unemployed

**Analysis Level**

Required for all levels

**Definition**

This is the percent of new hires at the facility that come from the unemployed.

**How its Used**

Used to calculate the total number of households expected to be formed within and outside of the jurisdiction.

**How to Estimate it or Where to Get It**

A good approximation is the local unemployment rate which can be gotten from a state Department of Labor.