1997 Economic Census:
Information
Massachusetts


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Information by Subsector
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  51 Information 3,282 20,548,868 5,395,718 113,698
511 Publishing industries 1,426 10,443,080 3,060,374 57,901
512 Motion picture & sound recording industries 433 504,956 87,556 4,921
513 Broadcasting & telecommunications 917 7,857,559 1,675,129 36,815
514 Information services & data processing services 506 1,743,273 572,659 14,061

 

 

Information by Industry
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
51 Information 3,282 20,548,868 5,395,718 113,698
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
511 Publishing industries 1,426 10,443,080 3,060,374 57,901
5111 Newspaper, periodical, book, & database publishers 667 4,957,243 1,125,909 28,231
51111 Newspaper publishers 178 1,462,106 503,457 14,076
51112 Periodical publishers 261 927,251 243,086 5,066
51113 Book publishers 115 1,354,712 265,386 6,267
51114 Database & directory publishers 42 D D (1000-2499)
51119 Other publishers 71 D D (500-999)
511191 Greeting card publishers 4 D D (20-99)
511199 All other publishers 67 D D (500-999)
5112 Software publishers 759 5,485,837 1,934,465 29,670
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
512 Motion picture & sound recording industries 433 504,956 87,556 4,921
5121 Motion picture & video industries 380 478,847 80,382 4,654
51211 Motion picture & video production 180 129,569 35,935 1,208
5121101 Motion picture production (except for television) 120 81,627 23,241 712
5121102 Motion picture & video production for television 60 47,942 12,694 496
51212 Motion picture & video distribution 12 107,637 4,348 82
5121201 Motion picture film exchanges 10 D D (20-99)
5121202 Film or tape distribution for television 2 D D (20-99)
51213 Motion picture & video exhibition 132 197,911 24,770 2,970
512131 Motion picture theaters (except drive-ins) 128 D D (2500-4999)
512132 Drive-in motion picture theaters 4 D D (1-19)
51219 Postproduction & other motion picture & video industries 56 43,730 15,329 394
512191 Teleproduction & other postproduction services 45 39,965 14,249 345
512199 Other motion picture & video industries 11 3,765 1,080 49
5122 Sound recording industries 53 26,109 7,174 267
51221 Record production 3 653 166 16
51222 Integrated record production/distribution 7 4,191 619 23
51223 Music publishers 11 5,485 1,552 38
51224 Sound recording studios 21 9,236 3,087 138
51229 Other sound recording industries 11 6,544 1,750 52
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
513 Broadcasting & telecommunications 917 7,857,559 1,675,129 36,815
5131 Radio & television broadcasting 147 894,519 242,554 5,091
51311 Radio broadcasting 111 264,172 97,236 2,261
513111 Radio networks 4 4,454 1,339 53
513112 Radio stations 107 259,718 95,897 2,208
51312 Television broadcasting 36 630,347 145,318 2,830
5132 Cable networks & program distribution 95 1,042,183 176,716 5,222
51321 Cable networks 18 69,320 13,700 382
51322 Cable & other program distribution 77 972,863 163,016 4,840
5133 Telecommunications 675 5,920,857 1,255,859 26,502
51331 Wired telecommunications carriers 466 4,449,906 976,324 19,923
51332 Wireless telecommunications carriers (except satellite) 151 1,337,913 261,506 6,118
513321 Paging 88 738,566 162,632 3,625
513322 Cellular & other wireless telecommunications 63 599,347 98,874 2,493
51333 Telecommunications resellers 34 72,496 12,088 341
51334 Satellite telecommunications 7 50,797 2,905 66
51339 Other telecommunications 17 9,745 3,036 54
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
514 Information services & data processing services 506 1,743,273 572,659 14,061
5141 Information services 260 500,345 182,983 3,739
51411 News syndicates 14 37,535 9,743 284
51412 Libraries & archives 76 28,345 13,015 622
51419 Other information services 170 434,465 160,225 2,833
514191 On-line information services 159 427,181 156,827 2,738
514199 All other information services 11 7,284 3,398 95
5142 Data processing services 246 1,242,928 389,676 10,322
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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