Hello, I just had a quick question concerning the use of substituting an employment value instead of the traditional change in Industry Sales when running an Industry Change activity type. If anticipated Industry Sales is not available to me, but expected employee head count is provided for the company under analysis, how accurate is the Industry Sales cell value when it auto-populates after entering an employment number? I notice that IMPLAN makes an attempt at filling out the rest of the cells, given just an employment figure. I am just curious of the accuracy when running the model under these conditions and if I can consider this direct input as reasonable and common. Sometimes, Industry Sales data is not provided to me, and I need to make an attempt to capture the economic impacts of a specific Industry Change. Are there some general ways of estimating Industry Sales for a specific company (sifting through Census Data or 10k-forms) or would you recommend just sticking with the direct employment figure to generate your results? Thanks! Tymon
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