The analysis includes data about craft brewers, major national brands and importers. It also looks at the direct and indirect impact the industry has through brewing, retailing and wholesaling.
Here is the breakdown in job and economic output for 2016 in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana:
Ohio: $13.2 billion in total output, $3.5 billion in wages and more than 81,000 jobs
Ky: $2.1 billion in total output, $653.8 million in wages and 4,500 jobs
Ind: $4.8 billion in total output, $1.3 billion in wages, 36,600 jobs
Those figures are up from $10.8 billion in output, $3.1 billion in wages and 75,000 jobs in 2014 for Ohio.
Nationwide, the institute found that the US beer industry generated more than $350 billion in economic activity and nearly 2.23 million jobs. Those figures include induced economic impact in industries tied to brewing.