Skip Main Navigation Skip To Navigation Content
You are here: Census.govBusiness & Industry ISP

Industry Statistics Portal

2012 NAICS: 511130 - Book publishers




Enter a NAICS code or Title


Related Industries   



Guide to All Census Bureau Data Sources for This Industry


Source & Description   Frequency Latest Data Geography Industry
County Business Patterns (CBP)Annual2012U.S., states, counties, metros, ZIP Codes, and island areasSelected 2- thru 6-digits
Statistics of U.S. Businesses (SUSB)Annual2011U.S., states, metro areas, countiesSelected 2- thru 6-digits
Economic Census (ECN)Every 5 years2012U.S., states, counties, places, metros, ZIP Codes2- thru 6-digits
Survey of Business Owners (SBO)Every 5 years2007U.S., states, counties, cities, metro areasSelected 2- thru 6-digits

Links to Economic Data for Programs Published on AFF


Program Series Table Title Data Years Available
County Business PatternsGeographic Area Series Geography Area Series: County Business Patterns 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
Geography Area Series: County Business Patterns by Legal Form of Organization 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
Geography Area Series: County Business Patterns by Employment Size Class 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
Geography Area Series: County Business Patterns for Puerto Rico and the Island Areas 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
County Business Patterns by Employment Size Class for PR and the Island Areas 2011 2010 2009 2008
ZIP Code Business Statistics ZIP Code Business Statistics: Zip Code Business Patterns by Employment Size Class 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
Economic Census Comparative Statistics, 2007 and 2002 Comparative Statistics for the U.S. and States (2002 NAICS Basis) 2007
Geographic Area Series Economy-Wide Key Statistics for Employers and Nonemployers 2007 2002
Summary Statistics for ... States, Metro Areas, Counties, Places 2007 2002
Comparative Statistics for the United States (2002 NAICS Basis): 2007
Subject Series: Establishment and Firm Size Revenue Size of Establishments for the U.S. 2007 2002
Employment Size of Establishments for the U.S. 2007 2002
Single Units and Multiunit Firms for the U.S. 2007 2002
Revenue Size of Firms for the U.S. 2007 2002
Employment Size of Firms for the U.S. 2007 2002
Concentration of Largest Firms for the U.S. 2007 2002
Legal Form of Organization for the U.S. 2007 2002
Subject Series: Miscellaneous Subjects Exported Services for the US and States 2007 2002
Subject Series: Product Lines Product Lines by Kind of Business for the U.S. and States 2007 2002

NAICS search results



Definition


This industry comprises establishments known as book publishers. Establishments in this industry carry out design, editing, and marketing activities necessary for producing and distributing books. These establishments may publish books in print, electronic, or audio form.

Cross-References.

  • Establishments publishing books on the Internet exclusively are classified in Industry 519130, Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portals;
  • Establishments primarily engaged in printing books without publishing are classified in Industry 32311, Printing;
  • Establishments known as music publishers are classified in Industry 512230, Music Publishers;
  • Establishments,such as trade associations, schools and universities, and social welfare organizations that publish newsletters for distribution to their membership, but that are not commonly known as newspaper publishers, are classified according to their primary activity designation; and
  • Book clubs primarilyengaged in direct sales activities without publishing are classified in Industry 454390, Other Direct Selling Establishments.

Comparability


This 2012 NAICS code is comparable to the 2007, 2002 and 1997 NAICS codes.