1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for California
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.
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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 926 -20.7 D N (10k-24999) N D N
Construction industries 58,317 -9.0 D N 548,028 7.2 D N
Manufacturing 49,297 -0.2 390,321,123 27.5 1,867,099 1.1 68,097,248 14.4
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 27,394 6.0 113,840,815 32.3 607,177 11.4 21,842,880 24.9
Wholesale trade 63,528 8.7 D N (100,000+) N D N
Retail trade 159,385 -1.7 D N (100,000+) N D N
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 73,580 0.4 N N 820,011 6.7 35,650,883 37.3
Service industries Taxable 262,174 7.2 294,178,094 48.3 3,285,881 24.2 102,894,027 43.3
Exempt 21,044 4.9 59,188,296 20.4 709,741 0.4 20,775,845 10.5
Auxiliaries 5,496 -5.3 4,563,713 N 334,589 -5.7 20,139,891 25.4
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