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Kansas

RESTAURANT INDUSTRY AT A GLANCE

Restaurants are a driving force in Kansas’s economy. They provide jobs and build careers for thousands of people, and play a vital role in local communities throughout the state.

5,184

Eating and drinking place locations in Kansas in 2015

$4.7 billion

Projected sales in Kansas's restaurants in 2016

134,800

Restaurant and foodservice jobs in Kansas in 2016 = 10% of employment in the state. And by 2026, that number is projected to grow by 10.9% = 14,700 additional jobs, for a total of 149,500 jobs by 2026.

Kansas's Restaurants

JOBS AND ENTREPRENEURIAL OPPORTUNITIES IN EVERY COMMUNITY

U.S. Senators

Establishments in the state
Employees in the state*
Jerry Moran (R)
Pat Roberts (R)
5,184
98,700

U.S. Representatives

Establishments in the state
Employees in the state*
Tim Huelskamp (R)
Lynn Jenkins (R)
Kevin Yoder (R)
Mike Pompeo (R)
TOTAL
1,331
1,220
1,304
1,329
5,184
25,339
23,221
24,830
25,310
98,700

*Kansas's 98,700 eating-and-drinking-place jobs represent the majority of the state’s total restaurant and foodservice workforce of 134,800 jobs, with the remainder being non-restaurant foodservice positions.

For more information
Restaurant.orgkrha.org

Source: National Restaurant Association, based on data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics & U.S. Census Bureau, 2015