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2002 Economic Census
Information
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See also the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 

Information - by subsector

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. 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.

D = Withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual companies; data are included in higher level totals; N = Not available; Q = Receipts not collected at this level of detail for multiestablishment f
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  51 Information 542 N 1,487,012 24,169
511 Publishing industries (except Internet) 194 D D (10k-24k)
512 Motion picture & sound recording industries 57 N D (250-499)
515 Broadcasting (except Internet) 28 D D (2500-4999)
516 Internet publishing & broadcasting 23 D D (500-999)
517 Telecommunications 161 N D (5000-9999)
518 Internet service providers, web search portals, & data processing 63 306,600 122,596 1,963
519 Other information services 16 D D (250-499)

 

 

Information - by industry

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. 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.

D = Withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual companies; data are included in higher level totals; N = Not available; Q = Receipts not collected at this level of detail for multiestablishment f

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
511 Publishing industries (except Internet) 194 D D (10k-24k)
5111 Newspaper, periodical, book, & directory publishers 130 D D (5000-9999)
51111 Newspaper publishers 37 D D (2500-4999)
51112 Periodical publishers 56 D D (1000-2499)
51113 Book publishers 30 D D (1000-2499)
5112 Software publishers 64 338,465 138,194 1,682

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
512 Motion picture & sound recording industries 57 N D (250-499)
5121 Motion picture & video industries 44 N D (250-499)
51211 Motion picture & video production 28 Q D (100-249)
51213 Motion picture & video exhibition 5 D D (100-249)
512131 Motion picture theaters (except drive-ins) 5 D D (100-249)
51219 Postproduction & other motion picture & video industries 9 D D (20-99)
512191 Teleproduction & other postproduction services 9 D D (20-99)
5122 Sound recording industries 13 N D (20-99)
51224 Sound recording studios 9 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
515 Broadcasting (except Internet) 28 D D (2500-4999)
5151 Radio & television broadcasting 21 D D (2500-4999)
51511 Radio broadcasting 13 205,243 68,628 874
515112 Radio stations 12 D D (500-999)
51512 Television broadcasting 8 D D (1000-2499)
5152 Cable & other subscription programming 7 106,581 9,473 210

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
516 Internet publishing & broadcasting 23 D D (500-999)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
517 Telecommunications 161 N D (5000-9999)
5171 Wired telecommunications carriers 112 Q D (2500-4999)
5172 Wireless telecommunications carriers (except satellite) 22 Q D (1000-2499)
517212 Cellular & other wireless telecommunications 16 Q D (1000-2499)
5175 Cable & other program distribution 18 Q D (1000-2499)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
518 Internet service providers, web search portals, & data processing 63 306,600 122,596 1,963
5181 Internet service providers & web search portals 12 D D (100-249)
518111 Internet service providers 9 D D (100-249)
5182 Data processing, hosting, & related services 51 D D (1000-2499)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
519 Other information services 16 D D (250-499)
51911 News syndicates 5 D D (100-249)
51912 Libraries & archives 8 D D (250-499)
51919 All other information services 3 D D (1-19)


Source: 2002 Economic Census, Geographic Area Series   Questions?
Last revised: January 06, 2012