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UC Davis Economic Impacts


UC Davis is a powerful economic engine for California, generating $8.1 billion in statewide economic activity and supporting 72,000 jobs.

An economic analysis found in 2013-14 that for every two jobs at UC Davis, an additional job was created in other economic sectors of the Sacramento region.

Together, UC Davis’ two campuses — in Davis and Sacramento — constitute the second-largest individual employer in the Sacramento region, behind only the state of California.

UC Davis Health’s total economic impact equates to more than $3.9 billion and 25,000 jobs, almost 2 percent of the entire Davis-Sacramento regional economy.

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