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1997 Economic Census main page 1997 Economic Census:
Finance and Insurance
United States


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Finance and Insurance 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
  52 Finance & insurance 395,203 2,197,771,283 264,551,401 5,835,214
521 Monetary authorities - central bank 42 24,581,559 903,365 21,674
522 Credit intermediation & related activities 166,882 808,810,933 98,723,241 2,744,910
523 Securities intermediation & related activities 54,491 274,986,724 71,281,305 706,053
524 Insurance carriers & related activities 172,299 1,072,784,074 92,230,010 2,327,306
525 Funds, trusts, & other financial vehicles (part) 1,489 16,607,993 1,413,480 35,271

 

 

Finance and Insurance 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
52 Finance & insurance 395,203 2,197,771,283 264,551,401 5,835,214
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
521 Monetary authorities - central bank 42 24,581,559 903,365 21,674
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
522 Credit intermediation & related activities 166,882 808,810,933 98,723,241 2,744,910
5221 Depository credit intermediation 102,916 533,133,659 70,229,791 2,017,704
52211 Commercial banking 70,860 421,759,126 57,247,077 1,575,399
5221101 National commercial banks (banking) 36,683 203,570,310 30,764,597 896,952
5221102 State commercial banks (banking) 33,672 159,452,168 23,200,208 648,969
52212 Savings institutions 16,264 78,946,836 8,409,396 264,775
5221201 Savings institutions (federally chartered) 11,036 54,390,770 5,665,769 179,255
5221203 Savings institutions (not federally chartered) 5,226 D D (50k-99999)
52213 Credit unions 15,640 29,693,575 4,307,580 172,114
5221301 Credit unions (federally chartered) 9,396 18,383,263 2,607,177 103,075
5221309 Credit unions (not federally chartered) 6,244 11,310,312 1,700,403 69,039
52219 Other depository credit intermediation 152 2,734,122 265,738 5,416
5222 Nondepository credit intermediation 47,556 229,213,945 22,660,754 556,743
52221 Credit card issuing 588 24,503,307 1,782,651 58,773
52222 Sales financing 8,143 78,133,239 6,163,041 127,832
52229 Other nondepository credit intermediation 38,825 126,577,399 14,715,062 370,138
522291 Consumer lending 13,123 20,720,593 2,688,340 90,961
522292 Real estate credit 17,959 37,477,199 9,070,227 215,849
522293 International trade financing 194 3,108,579 340,945 4,577
522294 Secondary market financing 210 48,948,530 999,636 13,692
522298 All other nondepository credit intermediation 7,339 16,322,498 1,615,914 45,059
5222981 Pawn shops 5,581 2,051,134 445,449 22,463
5223 Activities related to credit intermediation 16,410 46,463,329 5,832,696 170,463
52231 Mortgage & nonmortgage loan brokers 8,967 5,087,429 1,895,660 49,341
52232 Financial transactions processing, reserve, & clearinghouse act 1,239 34,779,975 2,257,276 63,727
5223201 Other central reserve depository institutions 21 18,915,837 107,307 2,041
52239 Other activities related to credit intermediation 6,204 6,595,925 1,679,760 57,395
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
523 Securities intermediation & related activities 54,491 274,986,724 71,281,305 706,053
5231 Securities & commodity contracts intermediation & brokerage 26,049 196,417,397 49,982,735 449,201
52311 Investment banking & securities dealing 4,136 118,385,783 22,330,285 140,782
52312 Securities brokerage 19,869 72,756,442 26,519,842 290,656
52313 Commodity contracts dealing 630 2,241,406 340,990 4,519
52314 Commodity contracts brokerage 1,414 3,033,766 791,618 13,244
5232 Securities & commodity exchanges 30 1,900,144 441,511 6,716
5239 Other financial investment activities 28,412 76,669,183 20,857,059 250,136
52391 Miscellaneous intermediation 7,190 15,345,899 1,592,391 30,381
52392 Portfolio management 10,888 43,642,899 13,532,909 123,971
52393 Investment advice 7,807 9,397,908 3,197,389 42,929
52399 All other financial investment activities 2,527 8,282,477 2,534,370 52,855
523991 Trust, fiduciary, & custody activities 2,286 6,935,217 2,179,889 47,843
523999 Miscellaneous financial investment activities 241 1,347,260 354,481 5,012
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
524 Insurance carriers & related activities 172,299 1,072,784,074 92,230,010 2,327,306
5241 Insurance carriers 38,739 995,511,823 65,858,315 1,588,015
52411 Direct life, health, & medical insurance carriers 14,615 666,531,816 34,474,359 889,018
524113 Direct life insurance carriers 11,406 463,375,832 21,852,188 561,385
524114 Direct health & medical insurance carriers 3,209 203,155,984 12,622,171 327,633
52412 Other direct insurance carriers 23,561 307,694,978 30,374,111 683,119
524126 Direct property & casualty insurance carriers 20,903 299,236,173 28,655,057 639,751
524127 Direct title insurance carriers 2,530 7,495,840 1,662,774 41,793
524128 All other direct insurance carriers 128 962,965 56,280 1,575
52413 Reinsurance carriers 563 21,285,029 1,009,845 15,878
5242 Agencies, brokerages, & other insurance related activities 133,560 77,272,251 26,371,695 739,291
52421 Insurance agencies & brokerages 120,392 59,174,185 19,532,966 557,670
52429 Other insurance related activities 13,168 18,098,066 6,838,729 181,621
524291 Claims adjusting 4,443 3,494,362 1,389,088 38,055
524292 Third party administration of insurance & pension funds 6,257 10,454,217 3,906,542 104,456
524298 All other insurance related activities 2,468 4,149,487 1,543,099 39,110
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
525 Funds, trusts, & other financial vehicles (part) 1,489 16,607,993 1,413,480 35,271
5251 Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
5259 Other investment pools & funds (part) 1,489 16,607,993 1,413,480 35,271
52591 Open-End Investment Funds (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
52592 Trusts, Estates, and Agency Accounts (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
52593 Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) 1,489 16,607,993 1,413,480 35,271
52599 Other Financial Vehicles (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   Questions?
Last revised: July 13, 2011