1997 Economic Census:
Bridge Between SIC and NAICS
SIC:   Transportation, communications, and utilities %% **

 
SIC 47:   Transportation services - Finder by 3-digit SIC
Includes only establishments with payroll. Introductory text includes scope and methodology.          
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SIC Description Establish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual payroll
($1,000)
  47     Transportation services 52,409 D (100,000+) D
472     Arrangement of passenger transportation 33,825 16,959,304 242,756 6,341,530
473     Freight shipping services 15,994 16,392,866 143,126 5,067,614
474     Railroad car rental 124 D (1000-2499) D
478     Miscellaneous services incidental to transportation 2,466 D (25k-49999) D
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure
%% Data do not include large certificated passenger carriers that report to the Office of Airline Statistics, U.S. Department of Transportation
** Railroad transportation and U.S. Postal Service industries are out of scope for the 1997 Economic Ce

 

SIC 47:   Transportation services - 4-digit SIC to 6-digit NAICS
Includes only establishments with payroll. Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Figures to the left of NAICS codes indicate the percent of NAICS receipts represented by this part; and link to Table 1 where other parts of the NAICS are shown. links to 1997 and 1992 Comparative Statistics for whole SICs.
SIC NAICS Pt Description Establish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual payroll
($1,000)
472       Arrangement of passenger transportation 33,825 16,959,304 242,756 6,341,530
4724     Comparable   Travel agencies 29,332 9,977,110 183,178 4,463,903
  561510  
Travel agencies
29,332 9,977,110 183,178 4,463,903
4725     Comparable   Tour operators 3,501 2,782,285 38,574 1,034,433
  561520  
Tour operators
3,501 2,782,285 38,574 1,034,433
4729     Not Comparable   Arrangement of passenger transportation, n.e.c. 992 4,199,909 21,004 843,194
0% of 488999 20
Arrangement of carpools & vanpools
38 22,140 283 6,805
53% of 561599 90
Arrangement of passenger transportation, nec
954 4,177,769 20,721 836,389
SIC NAICS Pt Description Establish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual payroll
($1,000)
473       Freight shipping services 15,994 16,392,866 143,126 5,067,614
4731     Almost Comparable   Freight shipping services 15,994 16,392,866 143,126 5,067,614
100% of 488510
Freight transportation arrangement
15,782 16,250,758 69,130 5,014,641
  488510 10
Freight forwarding
6,630 8,294,389 69,130 2,384,719
  488510 20
Arrangement of transportation of freight & cargo
9,152 7,956,369 72,358 2,629,922
8% of 541618 10
Tariff consulting
212 142,108 1,638 52,973
SIC NAICS Pt Description Establish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual payroll
($1,000)
474       Railroad car rental 124 D (1000-2499) D
4741     Not Comparable   Railroad car rental 124 D (1000-2499) D
D 532411 20
Railroad car rental
124 D (1000-2499) D
SIC NAICS Pt Description Establish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual payroll
($1,000)
478       Miscellaneous services incidental to transportation 2,466 D (25k-49999) D
4783     Not Comparable   Packing & crating 795 D (5000-9999) D
  488991  
Packing & crating
795 D (5000-9999) D
4785     Not Comparable   Fixed facilities, inspection, & weighing services 382 347,066 3,728 121,277
32% of 488390 20
Marine cargo inspectors & surveyors
217 206,958 1,977 73,171
36% of 488490 30
Fixed facilities & inspection & weighing serv for motor trans veh
165 140,108 1,751 48,106
4789     Not Comparable   Transportation services, n.e.c. 1,289 D (25k-49999) D
3% of 487110 20
Horse drawn cabs & carriages
83 14,094 525 4,678
100% of 488210 10
Support activities incidental to rail transportation
816 2,066,746 18,865 514,558
57% of 488490 40
Support activities incidental to road transportation
326 219,655 5,389 96,391
D 488999 10
Other support activities for transportation
64 D (5000-9999) D
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure
%% Data do not include large certificated passenger carriers that report to the Office of Airline Statistics, U.S. Department of Transportation
** Railroad transportation and U.S. Postal Service industries are out of scope for the 1997 Economic Ce

=sum of NAICS parts listed below the symbol   links to Comparative Statistics for 1992 and 1997
(Bridge complete.) Comparable SIC derivable from NAICS data.
(Drawbridge slightly open.) Almost comparable Sales or receipts from NAICS are within 3% of SIC sales or receipts.
(Drawbridge open.) Not comparable SIC sales or receipts cannot be estimated within 3% from NAICS data.

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Source: 1997 Economic Census, Comparative Statistics

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