1997 Economic Census:
Information
Rhode Island


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 359 1,441,026 363,655 10,611
511 Publishing industries 104 332,834 122,166 3,773
512 Motion picture & sound recording industries 49 26,604 5,716 444
513 Broadcasting & telecommunications 126 828,825 159,401 4,014
514 Information services & data processing services 80 252,763 76,372 2,380

 

 

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 359 1,441,026 363,655 10,611
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
511 Publishing industries 104 332,834 122,166 3,773
5111 Newspaper, periodical, book, & database publishers 62 270,189 99,197 3,352
51111 Newspaper publishers 25 177,836 72,961 2,345
51112 Periodical publishers 18 30,757 7,483 287
51113 Book publishers 6 D D (1-19)
51114 Database & directory publishers 2 D D (1-19)
51119 Other publishers 11 D D (500-999)
511191 Greeting card publishers 1 D D (250-499)
511199 All other publishers 10 D D (100-249)
5112 Software publishers 42 62,645 22,969 421
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
512 Motion picture & sound recording industries 49 26,604 5,716 444
5121 Motion picture & video industries 42 25,607 5,360 431
51211 Motion picture & video production 13 D D (20-99)
5121101 Motion picture production (except for television) 7 D D (1-19)
5121102 Motion picture & video production for television 6 D D (1-19)
51212 Motion picture & video distribution 1 D D (1-19)
5121201 Motion picture film exchanges 1 D D (1-19)
51213 Motion picture & video exhibition 23 19,769 3,837 383
512131 Motion picture theaters (except drive-ins) 21 D D (250-499)
512132 Drive-in motion picture theaters 2 D D (1-19)
51219 Postproduction & other motion picture & video industries 5 D D (1-19)
512191 Teleproduction & other postproduction services 5 D D (1-19)
5122 Sound recording industries 7 997 356 13
51221 Record production 1 D D (1-19)
51222 Integrated record production/distribution 1 D D (1-19)
51224 Sound recording studios 5 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
513 Broadcasting & telecommunications 126 828,825 159,401 4,014
5131 Radio & television broadcasting 32 D D (1000-2499)
51311 Radio broadcasting 24 D D (250-499)
513112 Radio stations 24 D D (250-499)
51312 Television broadcasting 8 D D (500-999)
5132 Cable networks & program distribution 8 D D (500-999)
51322 Cable & other program distribution 8 D D (500-999)
5133 Telecommunications 86 529,794 90,561 2,004
51331 Wired telecommunications carriers 65 D D (1000-2499)
51332 Wireless telecommunications carriers (except satellite) 16 D D (100-249)
513321 Paging 7 D D (20-99)
513322 Cellular & other wireless telecommunications 9 D D (20-99)
51333 Telecommunications resellers 2 D D (1-19)
51339 Other telecommunications 3 1,318 320 9
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
514 Information services & data processing services 80 252,763 76,372 2,380
5141 Information services 44 D D (250-499)
51411 News syndicates 2 D D (20-99)
51412 Libraries & archives 28 D D (100-249)
51419 Other information services 14 D D (20-99)
514191 On-line information services 11 D D (20-99)
514199 All other information services 3 144 34 2
5142 Data processing services 36 D D (1000-2499)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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