1997 Economic Census:
Information
North Carolina


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 2,584 11,337,174 2,126,252 60,047
511 Publishing industries 739 2,020,113 567,735 17,572
512 Motion picture & sound recording industries 391 312,582 52,453 4,116
513 Broadcasting & telecommunications 1,203 8,421,205 1,355,677 34,127
514 Information services & data processing services 251 583,274 150,387 4,232

 

 

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 2,584 11,337,174 2,126,252 60,047
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
511 Publishing industries 739 2,020,113 567,735 17,572
5111 Newspaper, periodical, book, & database publishers 483 1,505,355 384,861 14,281
51111 Newspaper publishers 234 937,186 278,313 10,779
51112 Periodical publishers 119 320,457 55,074 1,774
51113 Book publishers 70 187,739 32,793 1,058
51114 Database & directory publishers 17 D D (100-249)
51119 Other publishers 43 D D (250-499)
511191 Greeting card publishers 2 D D (20-99)
511199 All other publishers 41 39,951 11,256 426
5112 Software publishers 256 514,758 182,874 3,291
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
512 Motion picture & sound recording industries 391 312,582 52,453 4,116
5121 Motion picture & video industries 337 261,593 42,960 3,780
51211 Motion picture & video production 109 83,977 15,779 502
5121101 Motion picture production (except for television) 62 18,433 5,547 166
5121102 Motion picture & video production for television 47 65,544 10,232 336
51212 Motion picture & video distribution 7 8,079 1,309 34
5121201 Motion picture film exchanges 6 D D (20-99)
5121202 Film or tape distribution for television 1 D D (1-19)
51213 Motion picture & video exhibition 174 150,820 20,627 3,065
512131 Motion picture theaters (except drive-ins) 169 150,238 20,507 3,050
512132 Drive-in motion picture theaters 5 582 120 15
51219 Postproduction & other motion picture & video industries 47 18,717 5,245 179
512191 Teleproduction & other postproduction services 43 18,189 5,108 173
512199 Other motion picture & video industries 4 528 137 6
5122 Sound recording industries 54 50,989 9,493 336
51221 Record production 2 D D (1-19)
51222 Integrated record production/distribution 7 34,738 5,148 104
51223 Music publishers 9 3,090 777 33
51224 Sound recording studios 33 12,087 3,155 191
51229 Other sound recording industries 3 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
513 Broadcasting & telecommunications 1,203 8,421,205 1,355,677 34,127
5131 Radio & television broadcasting 291 716,396 196,938 6,195
51311 Radio broadcasting 238 194,572 76,688 3,114
513111 Radio networks 6 D D (100-249)
513112 Radio stations 232 D D (2500-4999)
51312 Television broadcasting 53 521,824 120,250 3,081
5132 Cable networks & program distribution 135 786,707 106,712 3,308
51321 Cable networks 8 66,383 8,037 170
51322 Cable & other program distribution 127 720,324 98,675 3,138
5133 Telecommunications 777 6,918,102 1,052,027 24,624
51331 Wired telecommunications carriers 566 5,936,684 928,558 21,030
51332 Wireless telecommunications carriers (except satellite) 159 909,226 109,667 3,265
513321 Paging 88 501,059 65,858 1,940
513322 Cellular & other wireless telecommunications 71 408,167 43,809 1,325
51333 Telecommunications resellers 27 36,299 8,621 176
51334 Satellite telecommunications 10 21,145 2,331 58
51339 Other telecommunications 15 14,748 2,850 95
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
514 Information services & data processing services 251 583,274 150,387 4,232
5141 Information services 128 69,997 19,779 743
51411 News syndicates 9 13,260 2,996 98
51412 Libraries & archives 23 7,898 3,308 218
51419 Other information services 96 48,839 13,475 427
514191 On-line information services 90 47,397 13,068 403
514199 All other information services 6 1,442 407 24
5142 Data processing services 123 513,277 130,608 3,489
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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