1997 Economic Census:
Summary Statistics for Whatcom County, WA
1997 NAICS Basis

See also 2002 Economic Census data.
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately.
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales, receipts
or shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
21 Mining (not published for counties) N N N N
22 Utilities (not published for counties) N N N N
23 Construction (not published for counties) N N N N
31-33 Manufacturing 314 3,946,981 281,360 9,184
42 Wholesale trade 308 1,042,680 76,002 2,451
44-45 Retail trade 840 1,673,273 165,652 9,758
48-49 Transportation & warehousing (not published for counties) N N N N
51 Information (total not published for counties) N N N N
52 Finance & insurance (not published for counties) N N N N
53 Real estate & rental & leasing 220 91,833 12,331 877
54 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 390 246,506 109,046 2,615
Exempt 4 406 223 12
55 Management of companies & enterprises (not published for counties) N N N N
56 Administrative & support & waste management &remediation services 187 79,087 27,363 1,643
61 Educational services Taxable 24 5,444 1,855 163
Exempt 4 D D (1-19)
62 Health care & social assistance Taxable 406 201,186 82,105 3,627
Exempt 73 159,590 66,191 2,538
71 Arts, entertainment, & recreation Taxable 69 45,544 19,523 1,674
Exempt 18 7,618 2,487 208
72 Accommodation & foodservices 430 195,847 52,895 5,951
81 Other services (except public administration) Taxable 225 81,312 22,095 1,161
Exempt 81 40,621 9,492 699
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available
Source: 1997 Economic Census

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