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1997 NAICS

The following table provides links to 1997 NAICS industry titles and descriptions. Downloadable files are listed at the bottom of the page.

Sector Description
11 Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
21 Mining
22 Utilities
23 Construction
31-33 Manufacturing
42 Wholesale Trade
44-45 Retail Trade
48-49 Transportation and Warehousing
51 Information
52 Finance and Insurance
53 Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
54 Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
55 Management of Companies and Enterprises
56 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
61 Educational Services
62 Health Care and Social Assistance
71 Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
72 Accommodation and Food Services
81 Other Services (except Public Administration)
92 Public Administration


Downloadable Files

Sector Description File Format
11 Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting [PDF, 137KB]
21 Mining [PDF, 98KB]
22 Utilities [PDF, 50KB]
23 Construction [PDF, 96KB]
31-33 Manufacturing [PDF, 1.1MB]
42 Wholesale Trade [PDF, 165KB]
44-45 Retail Trade [PDF, 219KB]
48-49 Transportation and Warehousing [PDF, 173KB]
51 Information [PDF, 119KB]
52 Finance and Insurance [PDF, 129KB]
53 Real Estate and Rental and Leasing [PDF, 90KB]
54 Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services [PDF, 140KB]
55 Management of Companies and Enterprises [PDF, 44KB]
56 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services [PDF, 147KB]
61 Educational Services [PDF, 71KB]
62 Health Care and Social Assistance [PDF, 129KB]
71 Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation [PDF, 98KB]
72 Accommodation and Food Services [PDF, 78KB]
81 Other Services (except Public Administration) [PDF, 148KB]
92 Public Administration [PDF, 95KB]

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) | (888) 756-2427 | naics@census.gov | Last Revised: September 13, 2013