1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Arkansas
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 307 -14.0 793,742 38.6 3,250 -0.2 97,936 16.6
Construction industries 5,321 19.7 5,031,080 49.7 (25k-49999) N D N
Manufacturing 4,008 4.9 46,398,118 35.7 239,244 7.5 5,967,308 25.7
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 3,580 17.8 9,559,575 38.3 60,704 25.4 1,854,003 40.9
Wholesale trade 4,463 3.9 29,094,166 61.0 48,274 10.0 1,298,113 31.2
Retail trade 15,980 7.5 21,903,527 37.5 189,643 24.7 2,241,624 37.3
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 5,338 18.9 N N 40,995 14.1 1,182,840 34.3
Service industries Taxable 16,021 14.3 9,292,134 54.7 174,209 30.5 3,633,922 61.5
Exempt 2,117 10.4 3,959,052 34.4 72,365 12.3 1,517,202 25.8
Auxiliaries 398 26.3 60,613 N 26,863 33.7 968,027 70.3
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