1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Alaska
1987 SIC Basis

Includes only establishments with payroll. Data are in current dollars and have not been adjusted for inflation. Detail may not add to total because of rounding. Introductory text includes scope, methodology, and definitions of symbols.
For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
For detail below the sector totals, click on a down arrow. "% chg" columns show percent change between 1992 and 1997. An alternate display has 1992 columns.

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1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales, receipts, or shipments
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
Mining 144 N 10,091,517 5.7 10,138 N 672,326 N
Construction industries 1,994 19.0 D N 13,911 7.3 562,975 18.9
Manufacturing 588 18.3 3,760,829 3.6 13,402 -13.4 422,169 1.7
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 1,470 15.7 4,998,865 4.0 20,489 14.5 908,872 31.1
Wholesale trade 951 4.7 D N (5000-9999) N D N
Retail trade 4,090 10.8 6,598,019 32.4 46,235 17.1 837,287 24.8
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 1,200 11.8 N N 9,842 8.0 335,222 24.2
Service industries Taxable 5,233 17.5 3,204,653 34.5 38,822 21.7 1,133,062 28.1
Exempt 927 3.3 1,495,222 45.4 21,711 26.6 644,117 44.6
Auxiliaries 86 -2.3 D N 2,617 -49.8 150,219 -38.1
N Comparable data not available
%% 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 Census

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Source: 1997 Economic Census, Comparative Statistics   Questions?
Last revised: July 13, 2011