$17.7 billion

In 2017, Google helped provide $17.7 billion of economic activity for Illinois businesses, website publishers, and nonprofits.

$27 million

In 2017, Google provided $27 million of free advertising to Illinois nonprofits through the Google Ad Grants program.

48,000

In 2017, 48,000 Illinois businesses, website publishers, and nonprofits benefited from using Google's advertising tools, AdWords and AdSense.

750+

Illinoisans are employed full-time by Google. We're proud to have an office in Chicago.

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