The Jones Act and Hawaii families

The Jones Act costs the average Hawaii family nearly $5 a day, or $1,794 a year. That is money that could be used for better housing, better healthcare, more recreation or to help send their children to college.

See the breakdown of costs below.


Alternative view

This data was the result of the groundbreaking independent new study produced by the Grassroot Institute of Hawaii,Quantifying the cost of the Jones Act to Hawaii.”