Religion Is Worth A LOT To The Economy
It's more than Apple and Microsoft make in a year –– combined.By Ryan Biek | September 15, 2016
How much is religion worth? More than Apple and Microsoft make in a year –– combined.
A recent study of the U.S. faith economy found religious goods, services and institutions are worth $1.2 trillion a year.
Religion might affect America's economy more than you realize. Congregations alone employ hundreds of thousands of people and purchase billions of dollars in goods.