2007 Economic Census
New and Changing Industries
2007 North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) introduces two new
industries: Research and Development in Biotechnology (541711) and
Executive Search Services (561312).
Several industries in the Information sector have been consolidated:
- Paging is now included in Wireless
Telecommunication Carriers (except Satellite).
- Cable and Other Program Distribution
and most of Internet Service Providers are now included in Wired
- Web Search Portals are now included
in Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portals.
Also, Real Estate Investment Trusts are dispersed and mostly moved from
the Finance and Insurance sector to the Real Estate and Rental
and Leasing sector.
To view more information on these and other industry classification changes, see 2002 NAICS U.S. Matched to 2007 NAICS U.S. [XLS 158KB].
For the 2007 Economic Census, data on large certificated air carriers will be released. Large certificated air carriers were out of scope for the previous economic censuses.
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | 2007 Economic Census | Last Revised: June 22, 2012