1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Alaska
1987 SIC Basis: Transportation, Communications and Utilities

 
Transportation, Communications and Utilities by Major Group (2-digit SIC)
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 and methodology.
For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table. "% chg" columns show percent change between 1992 and 1997. An alternate display has 1992 columns.

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SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 1,470 15.7 4,998,865 4.0 20,489 14.5 908,872 31.1
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 94 0.0 78,224 105.2 1,480 10.1 22,939 52.2
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 321 22.1 D N (2500-4999) N D N
44 Water transportation 159 27.2 D N (1000-2499) N D N
45 Transportation by air %% 296 16.1 674,212 17.4 5,385 6.8 202,839 24.3
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 9 0.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
47 Transportation services 251 11.6 117,842 26.9 1,611 25.0 46,224 43.4
48 Communications 203 10.3 D N (2500-4999) N D N
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 137 19.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
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. Dept. of Transportation
** Railroad transportation and U.S. Postal Service industries are out of scope for the 1997 Economic Census

 

 

Transportation, Communications and Utilities by Industry (4-digit SIC)
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 and methodology.
For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table. "% chg" columns show percent change between 1992 and 1997. An alternate display has 1992 columns.

SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 1,470 15.7 4,998,865 4.0 20,489 14.5 908,872 31.1
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 94 0.0 78,224 105.2 1,480 10.1 22,939 52.2
411 Local and suburban passenger transportation 28 40.0 D N (100-249) N D N
4111 Local and suburban transit 2 -33.3 D N (1-19) N D N
4119 Other local passenger transportation 26 52.9 D N (100-249) N D N
412 Taxi service 31 -13.9 5,276 -35.4 171 -23.3 1,708 -41.2
4121 Taxi service 31 -13.9 5,276 -35.4 171 -23.3 1,708 -41.2
413 Interurban and rural bus transportation 2 0.0 D N (1-19) N D N
4131 Interurban and rural bus transportation 2 0.0 D N (1-19) N D N
414 Charter bus service 6 20.0 1,269 N 26 N 270 N
4141 Charter bus service, local 5 N D N (20-99) N D N
4142 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 1 -80.0 D N (1-19) N D N
415 School bus service 27 -12.9 30,007 25.2 1,103 7.3 13,940 32.7
4151 School bus service 27 -12.9 30,007 25.2 1,103 7.3 13,940 32.7
417 Bus terminal and service facilities 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4173 Bus terminal and service facilities 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 321 22.1 D N (2500-4999) N D N
421 Trucking and courier services, except air 290 20.8 D N (2500-4999) N D N
4212 Local trucking without storage 144 42.6 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4213 Trucking, except local 99 19.3 392,198 45.7 1,846 41.1 68,112 49.1
4214 Local trucking with storage 19 -36.7 24,477 -31.3 224 -47.5 6,825 -48.6
4215 Courier services, except by air 28 7.7 5,548 13.6 109 -14.8 2,227 8.3
422 Public warehousing and storage 31 34.8 9,984 85.0 110 103.7 1,881 67.6
4221 Farm product warehousing and storage facilities 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4222 Refrigerated products warehousing 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4225 General warehousing and storage 28 55.6 D N (100-249) N D N
4226 Other special warehousing and storage 3 -40.0 D N (1-19) N D N
423 Trucking terminal facilities 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4231 Trucking terminal facilities 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
44 Water transportation 159 27.2 D N (1000-2499) N D N
441 Deep sea freight transportation 6 200.0 D N (100-249) N D N
4412 Deep sea freight transportation 6 200.0 D N (100-249) N D N
442 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 23 76.9 103,270 80.1 344 93.3 20,873 211.3
4424 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 23 76.9 103,270 80.1 344 93.3 20,873 211.3
443 Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway freight transportation 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4432 Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway freight transportation 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
444 Inland waterways freight transportation 5 -16.7 D N (20-99) N D N
4449 Inland waterways freight transportation 5 -16.7 D N (20-99) N D N
448 Water transportation of passengers 35 40.0 35,023 129.8 167 9.9 7,519 62.8
4481 Deep sea passenger transportation, except by ferry 3 N D N (1-19) N D N
4482 Ferry transportation 5 25.0 D N (1-19) N D N
4489 Water transportation of passengers, not elsewhere classified 27 28.6 D N (100-249) N D N
449 Services incidental to water transportation 90 13.9 D N (500-999) N D N
4491 Marine cargo handling and operation of port and waterfront terminals 13 -18.8 D N (500-999) N D N
4492 Towing and tugboat services 16 -15.8 D N (100-249) N D N
4493 Marinas 25 66.7 10,441 60.8 87 128.9 2,459 120.7
4499 Other water transportation services 36 24.1 21,308 10.4 109 127.1 5,669 43.8
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
45 Transportation by air %% 296 16.1 674,212 17.4 5,385 6.8 202,839 24.3
451 Scheduled air transportation and air courier services %% 114 4.6 427,293 11.7 3,390 10.0 140,590 18.2
4512 Scheduled air transportation %% 82 -6.8 273,818 N 2,343 N 77,898 N
4513 Air courier services 32 52.4 153,475 N 1,047 N 62,692 N
452 Nonscheduled air transportation 117 17.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4522 Nonscheduled air transportation 117 17.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
458 Airport terminal services 65 41.3 D N (500-999) N D N
4581 Airport terminal services 65 41.3 D N (500-999) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 9 0.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
461 Pipelines, except natural gas 9 0.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4612 Pipeline transportation of crude oil 5 -28.6 D N (500-999) N D N
4613 Pipeline transportation of refined petroleum products 4 100.0 D N (1-19) N D N
4619 All other pipeline transportation 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
47 Transportation services 251 11.6 117,842 26.9 1,611 25.0 46,224 43.4
472 Arrangement of passenger transportation 195 11.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4724 Travel agencies 138 -0.7 40,493 8.5 918 27.3 19,473 27.1
4725 Tour operators 51 59.4 18,870 N 103 N 7,622 N
4729 Arrangement of passenger transportation, not elsewhere classified 6 50.0 D N (20-99) N D N
473 Freight shipping services 50 13.6 D N (500-999) N D N
4731 Freight shipping services 50 13.6 D N (500-999) N D N
474 Railroad car rental 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4741 Railroad car rental 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
478 Miscellaneous services incidental to transportation 6 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
4783 Packing and crating 3 50.0 478 N 3 N 160 N
4785 Fixed facilities, inspection, and weighing services 2 -33.3 D N (1-19) N D N
4789 Transportation services, not elsewhere classified 1 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
48 Communications 203 10.3 D N (2500-4999) N D N
481 Telephone 121 17.5 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4812 Radiotelephone 20 42.9 60,693 634.4 147 88.5 6,938 168.7
4813 Other telephone 101 13.5 D N (1000-2499) N D N
482 Telegraph communications 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4822 Telegraph communications 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
483 Radio and television broadcasting 54 -10.0 64,035 27.5 929 -12.3 28,678 18.4
4832 Radio broadcasting 39 -11.4 30,055 62.0 447 -19.5 12,247 13.1
4833 Television broadcasting 15 -6.2 33,980 7.3 482 -4.4 16,431 22.7
484 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 21 10.5 55,559 13.5 276 21.1 9,952 39.2
4841 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 21 10.5 55,559 13.5 276 21.1 9,952 39.2
489 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 7 250.0 2,414 N 35 N 815 N
4899 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 7 250.0 2,414 N 35 N 815 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 137 19.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
491 Electric services 63 21.2 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4911 Electric services 63 21.2 D N (1000-2499) N D N
492 Gas production and distribution 8 -11.1 D N (100-249) N D N
493 Combination utility services 4 100.0 D N (20-99) N D N
494 Water supply 6 50.0 D N (1-19) N D N
4941 Water supply 6 50.0 D N (1-19) N D N
495 Sanitary services 55 14.6 D N (250-499) N D N
496 Steam and air-conditioning supply 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
4961 Steam and air-conditioning supply 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
497 Irrigation systems 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4971 Irrigation systems 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
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. Dept. 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