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Union and Confederacy in the Civil War

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Union and Confederacy Statistics
Union
Confederacy
Population: 22,300,000 9,100,000 (3.5 million slaves)
Factories: 110,000 18,000
Shipping (tonnage): 4,600,000 290,000
Workers: 1,300,000 110,000
Cotton Production: 43,000 bales 5,344,000 bales
Wheat and Corn Production: 698,000,000 bushels 314,000,000 bushels
Data from: Davidson et al. Nation of Nations, p. 562

 

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