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2002 Economic Census
Comparative Statistics for United States
Health Care and Social Assistance

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Health Care and Social Assistance - by subsector
Data are in current dollars and have not been adjusted for inflation. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately for 2002 and 1997. Introductory text includes scope, methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table. "% chg" columns show percent change between 1997 and 2002. An alternate display has fewer columns.
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1997
NAICS
code
1997 NAICS Description Establishments Receipts ($1,000) Annual payroll ($1,000) Paid employees
2002 1997 % chg 2002 1997 % chg 2002 1997 % chg 2002 1997 % chg
  62 Health care & social assistance 709,133 645,853 9.8 1,210,941,596 885,054,001 36.8 497,380,439 378,205,694 31.5 15,143,561 13,561,579 11.7
to industry detail 621 Ambulatory health care services 489,038 455,381 7.4 488,664,125 355,440,774 37.5 203,358,953 155,863,533 30.5 4,925,185 4,413,614 11.6
to industry detail 622 Hospitals 6,411 6,685 -4.1 500,112,841 379,178,312 31.9 197,153,694 155,795,777 26.5 5,174,262 4,933,038 4.9
to industry detail 623 Nursing & residential care facilities 69,345 57,359 20.9 127,117,576 93,079,503 36.6 58,976,003 42,152,253 39.9 2,830,634 2,470,723 14.6
to industry detail 624 Social assistance 144,339 126,428 14.2 95,047,054 57,355,412 65.7 37,891,789 24,394,131 55.3 2,213,480 1,744,204 26.9

 

 

Health Care and Social Assistance - by industry
Data are in current dollars and have not been adjusted for inflation. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately for 2002 and 1997. Introductory text includes scope, methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table. "% chg" columns show percent change between 1997 and 2002. An alternate display has fewer columns.
r = revised
1997
NAICS
code
1997 NAICS Description Establishments Receipts ($1,000) Annual payroll ($1,000) Paid employees
2002 1997 % chg 2002 1997 % chg 2002 1997 % chg 2002 1997 % chg
621 Ambulatory health care services 489,038 455,381 7.4 488,664,125 355,440,774 37.5 203,358,953 155,863,533 30.5 4,925,185 4,413,614 11.6
6211 Offices of physicians 203,123 195,449 3.9 248,854,970 171,629,179 45.0 112,867,157 84,976,577 32.8 1,908,903 1,571,145 21.5
621111 Offices of physicians (except mental health specialists) 192,797 185,094 4.2 244,886,627 168,251,883 45.5 111,125,727 83,482,128 33.1 1,868,513 1,536,459 21.6
621112 Offices of physicians, mental health specialists 10,326 10,355 -0.3 3,968,343 3,377,296 17.5 1,741,430 1,494,449 16.5 40,390 34,686 16.4
6212 Offices of dentists 118,305 114,178 3.6 71,102,922 48,482,037 46.7 25,856,163 18,226,762 41.9 743,628 641,674 15.9
6213 Offices of other health practitioners 104,223 88,886 17.3 37,129,093 28,282,299 31.3 13,404,237 10,456,729 28.2 486,028 406,589 19.5
62131 Offices of chiropractors 34,358 30,487 12.7 8,974,532 6,570,083 36.6 2,623,378 1,886,173 39.1 109,734 91,700 19.7
62132 Offices of optometrists 18,695 17,875 4.6 8,341,636 6,361,839 31.1 2,476,854 1,773,428 39.7 93,031 79,545 17.0
62133 Offices of mental health practitioners (except physicians) 13,278 11,750 13.0 3,486,315 2,504,820 39.2 1,445,049 947,521 52.5 55,872 38,427 45.4
62134 Offices of physical, occup & speech therapists, & audiologists 19,673 14,277 37.8 10,685,372 8,684,039 23.0 4,871,074 4,376,786 11.3 161,543 141,533 14.1
62139 Offices of all other health practitioners 18,219 14,497 25.7 5,641,238 4,161,518 35.6 1,987,882 1,472,821 35.0 65,848 55,384 18.9
621391 Offices of podiatrists 8,666 8,662 0.0 3,109,910 2,393,443 29.9 1,037,808 771,151 34.6 33,987 30,472 11.5
621399 Offices of all other miscellaneous health practitioners 9,553 5,835 63.7 2,531,328 1,768,075 43.2 950,074 701,670 35.4 31,861 24,912 27.9
6214 Outpatient care centers 25,750 21,768 18.3 54,818,719 r 41,914,818 30.8 20,810,601 16,659,790 24.9 590,144 520,310 13.4
62141 Family planning centers 1,921 1,833 4.8 1,190,850 945,710 25.9 467,014 391,499 19.3 18,439 18,122 1.7
62142 Outpatient mental health & substance abuse centers 7,978 6,294 26.8 8,981,496 6,218,451 44.4 4,437,430 2,998,197 48.0 165,089 125,097 32.0
62149 Other outpatient care centers 15,851 13,641 16.2 44,646,373 r 34,750,657 28.5 15,906,157 13,270,094 19.9 406,616 377,091 7.8
621491 HMO medical centers 440 r 672 -34.5 3,830,509 r 7,046,147 -45.6 1,197,109 r 1,985,322 -39.7 30,389 r 50,147 -39.4
621492 Kidney dialysis centers 3,135 2,214 41.6 8,738,064 4,894,520 78.5 2,301,269 1,341,068 71.6 63,570 45,141 40.8
621493 Freestanding ambulatory surgical & emergency centers 3,310 2,402 37.8 8,449,726 4,761,087 77.5 2,363,572 1,524,447 55.0 61,334 42,416 44.6
621498 All other outpatient care centers 8,966 8,253 8.6 23,628,074 18,048,903 30.9 10,044,207 7,999,887 25.6 251,323 231,287 8.7
6215 Medical & diagnostic laboratories 11,079 9,076 22.1 28,409,347 16,317,096 74.1 8,967,166 5,401,749 66.0 203,261 151,338 34.3
621511 Medical laboratories 5,510 4,655 18.4 16,906,984 10,443,452 61.9 5,396,875 3,519,456 53.3 133,566 107,474 24.3
621512 Diagnostic imaging centers 5,569 4,421 26.0 11,502,363 5,873,644 95.8 3,570,291 1,882,293 89.7 69,695 43,864 58.9
6216 Home health care services 17,666 19,690 -10.3 30,386,230 31,578,267 -3.8 15,262,148 16,367,136 -6.8 777,128 948,989 -18.1
6219 Other ambulatory health care services 8,892 6,334 40.4 17,962,844 10,284,078 74.7 6,191,481 3,774,790 64.0 216,093 173,569 24.5
62191 Ambulance services 3,921 3,485 12.5 6,524,645 5,027,403 29.8 2,669,357 2,122,903 25.7 111,770 111,226 0.5
62199 All other ambulatory health care services 4,971 2,849 74.5 11,438,199 5,256,675 117.6 3,522,124 1,651,887 113.2 104,323 62,343 67.3
621991 Blood & organ banks 1,294 1,230 5.2 6,561,431 3,868,107 69.6 1,808,023 1,186,451 52.4 54,611 42,997 27.0
621999 All other miscellaneous ambulatory health care services 3,677 1,619 127.1 4,876,768 1,388,568 251.2 1,714,101 465,436 268.3 49,712 19,346 157.0
1997
NAICS
code
1997 NAICS Description Establishments Receipts ($1,000) Annual payroll ($1,000) Paid employees
2002 1997 % chg 2002 1997 % chg 2002 1997 % chg 2002 1997 % chg
622 Hospitals 6,411 6,685 -4.1 500,112,841 379,178,312 31.9 197,153,694 155,795,777 26.5 5,174,262 4,933,038 4.9
6221 General medical & surgical hospitals 5,193 5,487 -5.4 469,726,928 354,132,886 32.6 182,024,348 142,623,770 27.6 4,772,422 4,526,591 5.4
6222 Psychiatric & substance abuse hospitals 603 801 -24.7 13,626,730 14,057,104 -3.1 7,949,669 8,328,360 -4.5 216,005 255,257 -15.4
6223 Specialty (except psychiatric & substance abuse) hospitals 615 397 54.9 16,759,183 10,988,322 52.5 7,179,677 4,843,647 48.2 185,835 151,190 22.9
1997
NAICS
code
1997 NAICS Description Establishments Receipts ($1,000) Annual payroll ($1,000) Paid employees
2002 1997 % chg 2002 1997 % chg 2002 1997 % chg 2002 1997 % chg
623 Nursing & residential care facilities 69,345 57,359 20.9 127,117,576 93,079,503 36.6 58,976,003 42,152,253 39.9 2,830,634 2,470,723 14.6
6231 Nursing care facilities 16,570 15,605 6.2 74,120,383 59,733,958 24.1 35,409,706 27,589,166 28.3 1,606,048 1,557,162 3.1
6232 Residential mental retardation/health & substance abuse facility 28,508 20,233 40.9 19,317,422 11,593,743 66.6 9,665,395 5,743,914 68.3 497,412 356,015 39.7
62321 Residential mental retardation facilities 22,319 14,698 51.9 13,279,613 7,777,240 70.7 6,848,031 3,948,087 73.5 371,429 258,368 43.8
62322 Residential mental health & substance abuse facilities 6,189 5,535 11.8 6,037,809 3,816,503 58.2 2,817,364 1,795,827 56.9 125,983 97,647 29.0
6233 Community care facilities for the elderly 17,988 15,588 15.4 26,099,031 16,392,050 59.2 10,232,312 6,275,032 63.1 568,590 422,078 34.7
623311 Continuing care retirement communities 3,916 2,995 30.8 14,861,905 9,840,710 51.0 6,193,283 3,930,875 57.6 312,583 242,319 29.0
623312 Homes for the elderly 14,072 12,593 11.7 11,237,126 6,551,340 71.5 4,039,029 2,344,157 72.3 256,007 179,759 42.4
6239 Other residential care facilities 6,279 5,933 5.8 7,580,740 5,359,752 41.4 3,668,590 2,544,141 44.2 158,584 135,468 17.1
1997
NAICS
code
1997 NAICS Description Establishments Receipts ($1,000) Annual payroll ($1,000) Paid employees
2002 1997 % chg 2002 1997 % chg 2002 1997 % chg 2002 1997 % chg
624 Social assistance 144,339 126,428 14.2 95,047,054 57,355,412 65.7 37,891,789 24,394,131 55.3 2,213,480 1,744,204 26.9
6241 Individual & family services 54,203 46,207 17.3 48,236,010 29,088,868 65.8 19,234,811 11,893,733 61.7 998,742 711,356 40.4
62411 Child & youth services 14,100 12,734 10.7 12,489,252 8,258,210 51.2 4,860,475 3,380,923 43.8 241,864 183,521 31.8
62412 Services for the elderly & persons with disabilities 15,157 12,936 17.2 15,284,225 9,024,569 69.4 6,342,254 3,654,377 73.6 381,116 258,906 47.2
62419 Other individual & family services 24,946 20,537 21.5 20,462,533 11,806,089 73.3 8,032,082 4,858,433 65.3 375,762 268,929 39.7
6242 Community food & housing/emergency & other relief services 12,482 9,950 25.4 14,006,030 6,197,238 126.0 3,275,779 1,767,979 85.3 145,934 102,394 42.5
62421 Community food services 3,878 3,083 25.8 3,106,950 1,615,506 92.3 529,109 328,142 61.2 29,184 23,305 25.2
62422 Community housing services 6,797 4,904 38.6 5,803,471 3,028,255 91.6 2,093,323 1,099,872 90.3 93,579 61,150 53.0
624221 Temporary shelters 3,434 2,595 32.3 2,755,992 1,549,179 77.9 1,271,771 675,704 88.2 61,272 40,136 52.7
624229 Other community housing services 3,363 2,309 45.6 3,047,479 1,479,076 106.0 821,552 424,168 93.7 32,307 21,014 53.7
62423 Emergency & other relief services 1,807 1,963 -7.9 5,095,609 1,553,477 228.0 653,347 339,965 92.2 23,171 17,939 29.2
6243 Vocational rehabilitation services 8,526 8,217 3.8 11,031,411 7,894,014 39.7 4,877,050 3,768,950 29.4 317,045 301,742 5.1
6244 Child day care services 69,128 62,054 11.4 21,773,603 14,175,292 53.6 10,504,149 6,963,469 50.8 751,759 628,712 19.6

 

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