1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
New Hanover County, NC


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 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
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  54 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 497 251,649 103,873 3,123
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 497 251,649 103,873 3,123

 

 

Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 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
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
54 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 497 251,649 103,873 3,123
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 497 251,649 103,873 3,123
5411 Legal services Taxable 127 52,901 14,829 486
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 126 D D (250-499)
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 126 D D (250-499)
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 88 24,320 8,681 533
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 88 24,320 8,681 533
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 46 17,995 5,650 210
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 10 1,680 668 135
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 29 D D (20-99)
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 112 68,415 30,519 787
54131 Architectural services Taxable 29 17,885 6,383 162
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 49 32,851 15,927 369
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 18 D D (100-249)
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 6 6,704 2,840 74
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 21 D D (20-99)
54141 Interior design services Taxable 9 D D (20-99)
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 10 D D (20-99)
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 31 D D (100-249)
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 15 D D (20-99)
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 69 23,726 10,734 316
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 51 D D (100-249)
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 14 D D (100-249)
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 12 5,099 2,537 95
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 9 D D (20-99)
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 9 D D (20-99)
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 7 D D (500-999)
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 7 D D (500-999)
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 6 D D (500-999)
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 31 11,057 3,604 168
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 11 D D (20-99)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 11 D D (20-99)
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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