1997 Economic Census:
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
Washington


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 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
  71 Arts, entertainment, & recreation Taxable 1,680 1,620,069 544,629 27,971
Exempt 552 414,706 137,942 8,946
711 Performing arts, spectator sports, & related industries Taxable 456 455,626 222,300 3,466
Exempt 154 165,006 51,137 3,709
712 Museums, historical sites, & similar institutions Taxable 11 1,975 572 35
Exempt 115 82,110 24,694 1,361
713 Amusement, gambling, & recreation industries Taxable 1,213 1,162,468 321,757 24,470
Exempt 283 167,590 62,111 3,876

 

 

Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 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
71 Arts, entertainment, & recreation Taxable 1,680 1,620,069 544,629 27,971
Exempt 552 414,706 137,942 8,946
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
711 Performing arts, spectator sports, & related industries Taxable 456 455,626 222,300 3,466
Exempt 154 165,006 51,137 3,709
7111 Performing arts companies Taxable 114 59,800 19,784 928
Exempt 118 117,399 40,019 3,060
71111 Theater companies & dinner theaters Taxable 29 17,594 5,902 320
Exempt 53 77,319 23,764 1,953
7111101 Opera companies Exempt 4 D D (250-499)
7111102 Theater companies Taxable 27 D D (250-499)
Exempt 49 D D (1000-2499)
7111103 Dinner theaters Taxable 2 D D (20-99)
71112 Dance companies Taxable 4 5,621 2,752 140
Exempt 11 D D (250-499)
71113 Musical groups & artists Taxable 67 27,097 7,797 320
Exempt 51 24,305 9,511 708
7111301 Symphony orchestras & chamber music organizations Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
Exempt 30 18,779 8,581 588
7111309 Other music groups & artists Taxable 66 D D (250-499)
Exempt 21 5,526 930 120
71119 Other performing arts companies Taxable 14 9,488 3,333 148
Exempt 3 D D (1-19)
7111901 Circuses Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
Exempt 2 D D (1-19)
7111909 Other performing arts companies (except circuses) Taxable 13 D D (100-249)
Exempt 1 D D (1-19)
7112 Spectator sports Taxable 83 293,797 175,447 1,572
711211 Sports teams & clubs Taxable 13 237,804 160,742 885
7112111 Football clubs Taxable 1 D D (100-249)
7112112 Baseball clubs Taxable 6 D D (250-499)
7112119 Other professional sports clubs Taxable 6 D D (250-499)
711212 Racetracks Taxable 15 35,546 10,291 510
7112122 Auto racetrack operation Taxable 11 8,041 955 43
7112123 Horse racetrack operation Taxable 4 27,505 9,336 467
711219 Other spectator sports Taxable 55 20,447 4,414 177
7112191 Professional athletes Taxable 12 3,812 888 13
7112192 Racing (except racetrack operation) Taxable 43 16,635 3,526 164
7113 Promoters of performing arts, sports, & similar events Taxable 53 26,325 6,008 314
Exempt 36 47,607 11,118 649
71131 Promoters of performing arts, sports, & similar events w/facility Taxable 9 2,701 640 48
Exempt 15 9,971 2,480 296
71132 Promoters of performing arts, sports, & similar events w/o facil Taxable 44 23,624 5,368 266
Exempt 21 37,636 8,638 353
7114 Agents/managers for artists, athletes, & other public figures Taxable 37 20,628 4,788 115
7115 Independent artists, writers, & performers Taxable 169 55,076 16,273 537
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
712 Museums, historical sites, & similar institutions Taxable 11 1,975 572 35
Exempt 115 82,110 24,694 1,361
71211 Museums Taxable 8 D D (20-99)
Exempt 86 68,428 20,788 1,174
71212 Historical sites Exempt 16 3,355 1,170 65
71213 Zoos & botanical gardens Taxable 2 D D (1-19)
Exempt 9 7,965 2,210 92
71219 Nature parks & other similar institutions Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
Exempt 4 2,362 526 30
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
713 Amusement, gambling, & recreation industries Taxable 1,213 1,162,468 321,757 24,470
Exempt 283 167,590 62,111 3,876
7131 Amusement parks & arcades Taxable 55 35,633 8,785 607
71311 Amusement & theme parks Taxable 8 16,019 4,309 146
7131101 Waterparks Taxable 4 2,389 635 7
7131102 Amusement parks (except waterparks) Taxable 4 13,630 3,674 139
71312 Amusement arcades Taxable 47 19,614 4,476 461
7132 Gambling industries Taxable 80 518,446 132,527 6,586
71321 Casinos (except casino hotels) Taxable 13 277,988 105,444 4,808
71329 Other gambling industries Taxable 67 240,458 27,083 1,778
7132901 Slot machine operators Taxable 1 D D (20-99)
7132902 Lottery, bingo, bookie, & other betting operation Taxable 66 D D (1000-2499)
7139 Other amusement & recreation services Taxable 1,078 608,389 180,445 17,277
Exempt 283 167,590 62,111 3,876
71391 Golf courses & country clubs Taxable 165 115,959 36,118 2,107
Exempt 56 98,133 40,581 1,910
71392 Skiing facilities Taxable 19 34,399 15,072 2,686
71393 Marinas Taxable 124 55,042 11,313 706
71394 Fitness & recreational sports centers Taxable 374 207,796 65,329 7,009
Exempt 150 51,522 17,363 1,593
7139404 Ice skating rinks Taxable 8 6,319 1,751 82
7139405 Roller skating rinks Taxable 28 8,885 2,408 405
71395 Bowling centers Taxable 120 99,763 30,341 2,956
71399 All other amusement & recreation industries Taxable 276 95,430 22,272 1,813
Exempt 77 17,935 4,167 373
7139901 Dance studios & halls Taxable 9 3,153 531 74
7139902 Concession operators of amusement devices & rides Taxable 28 7,397 1,556 92
7139904 Miniature golf courses Taxable 23 7,700 2,404 221
7139905 Coin-operated amusement devices (except slot machine operation) Taxable 53 37,348 8,613 550
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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