1997 Economic Census:
Manufacturing
Providence County, RI


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Manufacturing 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
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  31-33 Manufacturing 1,774 6,434,991 1,440,880 49,910
311 Food mfg 91 294,962 43,624 1,688
313 Textile mills 59 601,842 117,968 4,191
314 Textile product mills 30 74,110 18,484 896
322 Paper mfg 33 223,589 44,316 1,449
323 Printing & related support activities 148 302,915 81,166 2,532
325 Chemical mfg 48 418,055 67,295 1,595
326 Plastics & rubber products mfg 84 427,293 111,364 4,017
327 Nonmetallic mineral product mfg 32 138,583 32,333 926
331 Primary metal mfg 72 D D (1000-2499)
332 Fabricated metal product mfg 324 670,787 207,036 7,499
333 Machinery mfg 113 292,822 84,682 2,235
334 Computer & electronic product mfg 28 146,531 45,191 1,557
335 Electrical equipment, appliance, & component mfg 21 537,880 79,404 2,199
337 Furniture & related product mfg 39 119,908 32,796 1,263
339 Miscellaneous mfg 575 1,666,211 391,390 14,809

 

 

Manufacturing 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
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
31-33 Manufacturing 1,774 6,434,991 1,440,880 49,910
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
311 Food mfg 91 294,962 43,624 1,688
3118 Bakeries & tortilla mfg 64 91,114 20,064 931
31181 Bread & bakery product mfg 59 D D (500-999)
311812 Commercial bakeries 21 77,691 16,873 662
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
313 Textile mills 59 601,842 117,968 4,191
3132 Fabric mills 26 315,728 72,073 2,792
31321 Broadwoven fabric mills 6 121,383 28,004 992
31322 Narrow fabric mills & schiffli machine embroidery 14 99,595 29,217 1,303
313221 Narrow fabric mills 13 D D (1000-2499)
3133 Textile & fabric finishing & fabric coating mills 24 250,763 40,195 1,195
31331 Textile & fabric finishing mills 21 D D (1000-2499)
313311 Broadwoven fabric finishing mills 16 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
314 Textile product mills 30 74,110 18,484 896
3149 Other textile product mills 17 50,150 13,216 581
31499 All other textile product mills 14 D D (500-999)
314999 All other miscellaneous textile product mills 12 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
322 Paper mfg 33 223,589 44,316 1,449
3222 Converted paper product mfg 33 223,589 44,316 1,449
32221 Paperboard container mfg 21 126,472 27,992 963
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
323 Printing & related support activities 148 302,915 81,166 2,532
32311 Printing 131 289,551 75,831 2,361
323110 Commercial lithographic printing 63 135,131 37,676 1,131
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
325 Chemical mfg 48 418,055 67,295 1,595
3259 Other chemical product mfg 18 219,812 49,431 1,074
32599 All other chemical product & preparation mfg 17 D D (1000-2499)
325991 Custom compounding of purchased resin 7 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
326 Plastics & rubber products mfg 84 427,293 111,364 4,017
3261 Plastics product mfg 76 D D (2500-4999)
32619 Other plastics product mfg 53 D D (2500-4999)
326199 All other plastics product mfg 53 D D (2500-4999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
327 Nonmetallic mineral product mfg 32 138,583 32,333 926
3272 Glass & glass product mfg 13 D D (500-999)
327212 Other pressed & blown glass & glassware mfg 3 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
331 Primary metal mfg 72 D D (1000-2499)
3314 Nonferrous metal (except aluminum) production & processing 19 D D (500-999)
3315 Foundries 49 D D (500-999)
33152 Nonferrous metal foundries 43 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
332 Fabricated metal product mfg 324 670,787 207,036 7,499
3321 Forging & stamping 37 D D (500-999)
332116 Metal stamping 34 D D (500-999)
3322 Cutlery & handtool mfg 13 72,627 27,107 745
332212 Hand & edge tool mfg 7 59,574 22,966 609
3327 Machine shops, turned product, & screw, nut, & bolt mfg 86 100,997 36,889 1,227
33271 Machine shops 52 44,093 17,726 589
33272 Turned product & screw, nut, & bolt mfg 34 56,904 19,163 638
3328 Coating, engraving, heat treating, & allied activities 115 149,539 56,693 2,360
332812 Metal coating/engraving (exc jewelry/silverware)/allied services 25 44,500 16,780 752
332813 Electroplating, plating, polishing, anodizing, & coloring 84 101,825 38,644 1,568
3329 Other fabricated metal product mfg 33 127,789 34,504 1,583
33299 All other fabricated metal product mfg 29 D D (1000-2499)
332999 All other miscellaneous fabricated metal product mfg 20 D D (1000-2499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
333 Machinery mfg 113 292,822 84,682 2,235
3335 Metalworking machinery mfg 66 76,891 27,684 817
3339 Other general-purpose machinery mfg 21 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
334 Computer & electronic product mfg 28 146,531 45,191 1,557
3344 Semiconductor & other electronic component mfg 14 D D (500-999)
3345 Navigational, measuring, medical, & control instruments mfg 12 D D (500-999)
334512 Automatic environmental control mfg 3 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
335 Electrical equipment, appliance, & component mfg 21 537,880 79,404 2,199
3359 Other electrical equipment & component mfg 7 D D (1000-2499)
33592 Communication & energy wire & cable mfg 3 427,536 56,177 1,377
335929 Other communication & energy wire mfg 3 427,536 56,177 1,377
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
337 Furniture & related product mfg 39 119,908 32,796 1,263
3372 Office furniture (including fixtures) mfg 21 D D (500-999)
337215 Showcase, partition, shelving, & locker mfg 18 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
339 Miscellaneous mfg 575 1,666,211 391,390 14,809
3391 Medical equipment & supplies mfg 34 191,652 42,958 1,130
339113 Surgical appliance & supplies mfg 7 D D (500-999)
3399 Other miscellaneous mfg 541 1,474,559 348,432 13,679
33991 Jewelry & silverware mfg 456 1,179,945 270,789 11,093
339911 Jewelry (except costume) mfg 120 395,548 75,306 3,045
339913 Jewelers' material & lapidary work mfg 92 D D (1000-2499)
339914 Costume jewelry & novelty mfg 239 594,911 147,990 6,025
33994 Office supplies (except paper) mfg 6 D D (1000-2499)
339941 Pen & mechanical pencil mfg 3 D D (1000-2499)
33995 Sign mfg 21 60,808 14,518 614
33999 All other miscellaneous mfg 45 62,033 20,391 695
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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