Nebraska's total expenditures on energy increased 2.1 percent to $10,293.8 million (or $10.3 billion) from 2012 to 2013. In 2013, the transportation sector spent $5,397.9 million (or $5.4 billion), the industrial sector spent $2,227.6 million (or $2.2 billion), the residential sector spent $1,577.5 million (or $1.6 billion), and the commercial sector spent $1,090.8 million (or $1.1 billion).
Expenditures in the transportation sector were over half (52.4 percent) of Nebraska's total expenditures on energy in 2013. Industrial sector expenditures comprised 21.6 percent, residential sector expenditures comprised 15.3 percent, and the commercial sector expenditures comprised 10.6 percent of Nebraska's total energy expenditures.
The expenditures are in nominal dollars to provide a better comparison.