1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for California
1987 SIC Basis: Service Industries

 
Service Industries 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.
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SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  Service industries Taxable 262,174 244,473 7.2 294,178,094 198,432,474 48.3 3,285,881 2,645,792 24.2 102,894,027 71,823,812 43.3
Exempt 21,044 20,066 4.9 59,188,296 49,179,463 20.4 709,741 707,131 0.4 20,775,845 18,799,260 10.5
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 6,163 5,789 6.5 11,020,636 7,972,480 38.2 185,074 173,816 6.5 2,968,604 2,376,915 24.9
Exempt 136 N N 46,162 N N 1,068 N N 14,097 N N
72 Personal services Taxable 20,473 20,186 1.4 D 5,259,205 N (100,000+) 130,100 N D 1,630,510 N
Exempt 1 N N D N N (1-19) N N D N N
73 Business services Taxable 50,432 41,850 20.5 D 44,818,074 N (100,000+) 758,018 N D 16,985,866 N
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 23,235 22,201 4.7 13,499,604 10,577,874 27.6 145,994 123,249 18.5 3,109,844 2,390,052 30.1
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 6,378 7,467 -14.6 D 3,727,163 N (25k-49999) 49,271 N D 1,195,384 N
78 Motion pictures Taxable 9,769 8,770 11.4 37,063,512 22,815,996 62.4 239,218 179,396 33.3 8,355,764 6,016,967 38.9
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 10,260 9,098 12.8 14,161,477 9,263,111 52.9 183,285 142,538 28.6 5,240,522 3,589,365 46.0
Exempt 1,445 989 46.1 1,377,514 925,313 48.9 28,112 23,393 20.2 514,563 377,085 36.5
80 Health services Taxable 61,773 61,467 0.5 D 42,995,071 N (100,000+) 535,965 N D 17,245,368 N
Exempt 2,107 1,752 20.3 42,054,034 36,135,909 16.4 434,580 452,712 -4.0 15,166,459 14,244,050 6.5
81 Legal services Taxable 20,976 20,756 1.1 18,124,117 16,311,492 11.1 119,945 132,588 -9.5 6,818,314 6,494,518 5.0
Exempt 309 204 51.5 211,874 160,405 32.1 3,124 3,122 0.1 107,282 87,850 22.1
82 Educational services Taxable 3,024 2,536 19.2 D 1,307,231 N (25k-49999) 23,310 N D 446,097 N
Exempt 802 690 16.2 D 340,942 N (5000-9999) 7,110 N D 122,315 N
83 Social services Taxable 8,910 8,221 8.4 2,507,531 2,074,292 20.9 70,648 61,168 15.5 959,668 792,127 21.2
Exempt 9,825 8,574 14.6 8,935,322 5,794,494 54.2 160,356 136,002 17.9 2,878,423 2,078,582 38.5
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 53 53 0.0 D 18,721 N (250-499) 384 N D 5,898 N
Exempt 396 266 48.9 D 320,905 N (5000-9999) 5,887 N D 124,466 N
86 Membership organizations Taxable 125 N N D N N (5000-9999) N N D N N
Exempt 5,517 6,633 -16.8 3,287,116 3,125,136 5.2 47,670 55,868 -14.7 977,427 r -5.9
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 37,399 33,564 11.4 D 29,755,907 N (100,000+) 321,556 N D 11,976,070 N
Exempt 506 N N 2,048,500 N N 17,407 N N 746,535 N N
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N 2,515 N N 1,535,857 N N 14,433 N N 678,675 N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Service Industries 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.
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SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  Service industries Taxable 262,174 244,473 7.2 294,178,094 198,432,474 48.3 3,285,881 2,645,792 24.2 102,894,027 71,823,812 43.3
Exempt 21,044 20,066 4.9 59,188,296 49,179,463 20.4 709,741 707,131 0.4 20,775,845 18,799,260 10.5
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 6,163 5,789 6.5 11,020,636 7,972,480 38.2 185,074 173,816 6.5 2,968,604 2,376,915 24.9
Exempt 136 N N 46,162 N N 1,068 N N 14,097 N N
701 Hotels and motels Taxable 5,157 4,938 4.4 10,665,944 7,686,316 38.8 179,712 168,890 6.4 2,883,031 2,311,612 24.7
702 Rooming and boarding houses Taxable 278 280 -0.7 55,448 52,131 6.4 1,023 1,233 -17.0 11,140 10,952 1.7
703 Camps and recreational vehicle parks Taxable 728 571 27.5 299,244 234,033 27.9 4,339 3,693 17.5 74,433 54,351 36.9
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
704 Organization hotels and lodging houses, on membership basis Exempt 136 140 -2.9 46,162 50,729 -9.0 1,068 1,370 -22.0 14,097 14,410 -2.2
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
72 Personal services Taxable 20,473 20,186 1.4 D 5,259,205 N (100,000+) 130,100 N D 1,630,510 N
Exempt 1 N N D N N (1-19) N N D N N
721 Laundry, cleaning, and garment services Taxable 6,531 6,836 -4.5 2,808,593 2,573,903 9.1 50,157 51,203 -2.0 827,730 749,379 10.5
722 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 1,519 1,299 16.9 431,914 360,140 19.9 7,732 8,064 -4.1 121,027 88,910 36.1
723 Beauty shops % Taxable 7,283 7,404 -1.6 1,131,473 1,018,234 11.1 34,873 35,466 -1.7 431,805 399,056 8.2
Exempt 1 N N D N N (1-19) N N D N N
724 Barber shops % Taxable 377 514 -26.7 40,297 48,391 -16.7 1,281 1,681 -23.8 17,617 20,583 -14.4
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
725 Shoe repair shops and shoeshine parlors Taxable 246 322 -23.6 31,785 41,890 -24.1 535 889 -39.8 7,371 10,875 -32.2
726 Funeral service and crematories Taxable 726 663 9.5 D 448,564 N (5000-9999) 5,646 N D 132,580 N
729 Miscellaneous personal services Taxable 3,791 3,148 20.4 D 768,083 N (25k-49999) 27,151 N D 229,127 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
73 Business services Taxable 50,432 41,850 20.5 D 44,818,074 N (100,000+) 758,018 N D 16,985,866 N
731 Advertising Taxable 2,435 2,279 6.8 3,962,825 2,680,017 47.9 38,387 24,579 56.2 1,426,120 936,940 52.2
732 Consumer credit and mercantile reporting agencies and adjustment and collection agencies Taxable 710 807 -12.0 1,228,840 866,742 41.8 12,674 13,328 -4.9 396,265 328,810 20.5
733 Mailing, reproduction, commercial art and photography, and stenographic services Taxable 5,195 4,944 5.1 D 3,094,578 N (25k-49999) 38,099 N D 882,239 N
734 Services to dwellings and other buildings Taxable 6,550 6,365 2.9 D 2,645,303 N (100,000+) 82,964 N D 1,183,720 N
735 Miscellaneous equipment rental and leasing Taxable 2,952 3,221 -8.4 D 3,963,176 N (25k-49999) 28,348 N D 807,826 N
736 Personnel supply services Taxable 4,933 4,132 19.4 11,992,255 5,472,140 119.2 455,663 266,887 70.7 8,475,340 3,774,090 124.6
737 Computer programming, data processing, and other computer related services Taxable 14,683 9,076 61.8 41,100,041 18,287,635 124.7 223,768 139,317 60.6 14,121,427 6,283,477 124.7
738 Miscellaneous business services Taxable 12,974 11,026 17.7 12,398,557 7,808,483 58.8 215,152 164,496 30.8 4,309,826 2,788,764 54.5
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 23,235 22,201 4.7 13,499,604 10,577,874 27.6 145,994 123,249 18.5 3,109,844 2,390,052 30.1
751 Automotive rental and leasing, without drivers Taxable 1,060 1,178 -10.0 3,538,746 2,859,681 23.7 18,609 17,348 7.3 504,008 407,610 23.6
752 Automobile parking Taxable 1,955 1,911 2.3 927,917 758,722 22.3 14,899 10,238 45.5 187,684 140,731 33.4
753 Automotive repair shops Taxable 16,909 16,292 3.8 7,416,026 5,895,425 25.8 78,249 71,375 9.6 1,916,461 1,525,389 25.6
754 Automotive services, except repair Taxable 3,311 2,820 17.4 1,616,915 1,064,046 52.0 34,237 24,288 41.0 501,691 316,322 58.6
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 6,378 7,467 -14.6 D 3,727,163 N (25k-49999) 49,271 N D 1,195,384 N
762 Electrical repair shops Taxable 2,049 2,207 -7.2 1,641,763 1,389,062 18.2 18,031 19,078 -5.5 559,953 490,205 14.2
763 Watch, clock, and jewelry repair Taxable 216 225 -4.0 42,060 40,762 3.2 747 711 5.1 11,348 11,100 2.2
764 Reupholstery and furniture repair Taxable 731 818 -10.6 171,737 149,424 14.9 2,926 2,979 -1.8 51,181 47,268 8.3
769 Miscellaneous repair and related services Taxable 3,382 4,217 -19.8 D 2,147,915 N (10k-24999) 26,503 N D 646,811 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
78 Motion pictures Taxable 9,769 8,770 11.4 37,063,512 22,815,996 62.4 239,218 179,396 33.3 8,355,764 6,016,967 38.9
781 Motion picture production and allied services Taxable 6,026 4,873 23.7 22,586,284 15,022,696 50.3 194,567 141,002 38.0 7,456,013 5,325,617 40.0
782 Motion picture distribution and allied services Taxable 568 559 1.6 12,263,043 6,071,770 102.0 9,923 8,156 21.7 593,716 442,808 34.1
783 Motion picture theaters Taxable 770 854 -9.8 1,297,474 1,077,622 20.4 19,554 17,100 14.4 153,740 137,584 11.7
784 Video tape rental Taxable 2,405 2,484 -3.2 916,711 643,908 42.4 15,174 13,138 15.5 152,295 110,958 37.3
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 10,260 9,098 12.8 14,161,477 9,263,111 52.9 183,285 142,538 28.6 5,240,522 3,589,365 46.0
Exempt 1,445 989 46.1 1,377,514 925,313 48.9 28,112 23,393 20.2 514,563 377,085 36.5
791 Dance studios, schools, and halls Taxable 450 440 2.3 86,227 71,984 19.8 3,759 3,190 17.8 28,310 22,896 23.6
Exempt 48 N N 10,116 N N 269 N N 3,227 N N
792 Theatrical producers (except motion picture) bands, orchestras, and entertainers Taxable 3,995 3,254 22.8 4,579,001 3,370,759 35.8 20,867 19,211 8.6 2,181,228 1,465,812 48.8
Exempt 468 390 20.0 D 366,499 N (10k-24999) 10,075 N D 158,078 N
793 Bowling centers Taxable 303 337 -10.1 253,503 304,299 -16.7 7,198 8,598 -16.3 82,271 94,021 -12.5
794 Commercial sports Taxable 561 440 27.5 1,840,377 N N 10,904 9,150 19.2 917,457 679,607 35.0
Exempt 2 N N D N N (1-19) N N D N N
799 Miscellaneous amusement and recreation services Taxable 4,951 4,627 7.0 7,402,369 4,623,456 60.1 140,557 102,389 37.3 2,031,256 1,327,029 53.1
Exempt 927 599 54.8 D 558,814 N (10k-24999) 13,318 N D 219,007 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
80 Health services Taxable 61,773 61,467 0.5 D 42,995,071 N (100,000+) 535,965 N D 17,245,368 N
Exempt 2,107 1,752 20.3 42,054,034 36,135,909 16.4 434,580 452,712 -4.0 15,166,459 14,244,050 6.5
801 Offices and clinics of doctors of medicine % Taxable 25,494 28,494 -10.5 D 21,969,551 N (100,000+) 195,851 N D 9,507,639 N
Exempt 129 N N D N N (5000-9999) N N D N N
802 Offices and clinics of dentists % Taxable 16,269 14,806 9.9 7,262,097 5,523,663 31.5 90,084 78,069 15.4 2,527,260 1,959,715 29.0
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
803 Offices and clinics of doctors of osteopathy Taxable 404 322 25.5 206,933 128,791 60.7 1,890 1,423 32.8 74,301 55,168 34.7
804 Offices and clinics of other health practitioners Taxable 11,671 11,630 0.4 3,455,953 2,978,924 16.0 47,021 40,763 15.4 1,103,039 881,711 25.1
805 Nursing and personal care facilities Taxable 2,394 1,401 70.9 4,320,446 3,192,380 35.3 111,209 96,498 15.2 1,932,573 1,503,962 28.5
Exempt 532 N N 1,173,212 N N 28,191 N N 496,873 N N
806 Hospitals Taxable 169 199 -15.1 4,560,741 4,589,732 -0.6 59,673 60,181 -0.8 1,843,717 1,725,177 6.9
Exempt 370 405 -8.6 31,168,480 29,962,335 4.0 357,559 397,857 -10.1 13,159,029 12,923,725 1.8
807 Medical and dental laboratories Taxable 2,653 2,463 7.7 2,687,394 2,356,843 14.0 27,153 25,791 5.3 894,541 765,729 16.8
808 Home health care services Taxable 1,444 694 108.1 1,689,864 939,952 79.8 46,348 20,995 120.8 827,865 383,504 115.9
Exempt 195 128 52.3 508,029 348,026 46.0 12,015 8,300 44.8 279,614 200,712 39.3
809 Miscellaneous health and allied services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 1,275 1,458 -12.6 D 1,315,235 N (10k-24999) 16,394 N D 462,763 N
Exempt 881 N N D N N (25k-49999) N N D N N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
81 Legal services Taxable 20,976 20,756 1.1 18,124,117 16,311,492 11.1 119,945 132,588 -9.5 6,818,314 6,494,518 5.0
Exempt 309 204 51.5 211,874 160,405 32.1 3,124 3,122 0.1 107,282 87,850 22.1
811 Legal services Taxable 20,976 20,756 1.1 18,124,117 16,311,492 11.1 119,945 132,588 -9.5 6,818,314 6,494,518 5.0
Exempt 309 204 51.5 211,874 160,405 32.1 3,124 3,122 0.1 107,282 87,850 22.1
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
82 Educational services Taxable 3,024 2,536 19.2 D 1,307,231 N (25k-49999) 23,310 N D 446,097 N
Exempt 802 690 16.2 D 340,942 N (5000-9999) 7,110 N D 122,315 N
823 Libraries % Taxable 84 N N 75,714 N N 912 N N 24,578 N N
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
824 Vocational schools Taxable 872 750 16.3 851,150 636,342 33.8 11,723 9,844 19.1 328,000 229,971 42.6
Exempt 181 120 50.8 D 76,724 N (1000-2499) 1,349 N D 33,362 N
829 Schools and educational services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 2,068 1,759 17.6 D 667,488 N (10k-24999) 13,357 N D 214,954 N
Exempt 621 538 15.4 D 248,446 N (5000-9999) 5,386 N D 81,531 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
83 Social services Taxable 8,910 8,221 8.4 2,507,531 2,074,292 20.9 70,648 61,168 15.5 959,668 792,127 21.2
Exempt 9,825 8,574 14.6 8,935,322 5,794,494 54.2 160,356 136,002 17.9 2,878,423 2,078,582 38.5
832 Individual and family social services Taxable 1,318 1,159 13.7 398,750 293,362 35.9 10,078 6,266 60.8 155,603 105,787 47.1
Exempt 4,313 2,975 45.0 3,855,493 1,838,611 109.7 67,289 39,360 71.0 1,234,324 649,610 90.0
833 Job training and vocational rehabilitation services Taxable 511 574 -11.0 226,761 324,833 -30.2 4,134 5,506 -24.9 96,840 148,270 -34.7
Exempt 631 657 -4.0 724,731 593,044 22.2 24,224 24,509 -1.2 339,128 278,776 21.6
835 Child daycare services Taxable 4,566 3,811 19.8 868,691 610,453 42.3 31,401 25,549 22.9 378,813 264,550 43.2
Exempt 1,824 1,616 12.9 714,287 419,270 70.4 23,271 17,794 30.8 345,891 217,069 59.3
836 Residential care Taxable 2,515 2,494 0.8 1,013,329 772,683 31.1 25,035 22,320 12.2 328,412 248,840 32.0
Exempt 1,470 N N 1,196,250 N N 30,930 N N 568,644 N N
839 Social services, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
Exempt 1,587 N N 2,444,561 N N 14,642 N N 390,436 N N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 53 53 0.0 D 18,721 N (250-499) 384 N D 5,898 N
Exempt 396 266 48.9 D 320,905 N (5000-9999) 5,887 N D 124,466 N
841 Museums and art galleries Taxable 42 37 13.5 D 16,678 N (250-499) 344 N D 5,348 N
Exempt 347 235 47.7 464,812 260,569 78.4 5,782 4,261 35.7 133,398 87,949 51.7
842 Arboreta and botanical or zoological gardens Taxable 11 16 -31.2 D 2,043 N (20-99) 40 N D 550 N
Exempt 49 31 58.1 D 60,336 N (2500-4999) 1,626 N D 36,517 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
86 Membership organizations Taxable 125 N N D N N (5000-9999) N N D N N
Exempt 5,517 6,633 -16.8 3,287,116 3,125,136 5.2 47,670 55,868 -14.7 977,427 r -5.9
861 Business associations Exempt 1,456 1,353 7.6 1,220,054 888,967 37.2 10,488 8,307 26.3 360,403 252,823 42.6
862 Professional membership organizations Exempt 650 573 13.4 554,013 444,437 24.7 4,027 4,546 -11.4 144,024 132,511 8.7
864 Civic, social, and fraternal associations Exempt 2,950 3,773 -21.8 D 1,130,973 N (25k-49999) 30,265 N D r N
869 Membership organizations, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 125 N N D N N (5000-9999) N N D N N
Exempt 461 N N D N N (2500-4999) N N D N N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 37,399 33,564 11.4 D 29,755,907 N (100,000+) 321,556 N D 11,976,070 N
Exempt 506 N N 2,048,500 N N 17,407 N N 746,535 N N
871 Engineering, architectural, and surveying services Taxable 10,679 9,986 6.9 15,150,237 12,336,974 22.8 115,227 115,603 -0.3 6,042,143 4,916,998 22.9
872 Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping services Taxable 10,882 11,082 -1.8 9,140,820 5,366,193 70.3 116,169 76,251 52.4 3,814,048 2,085,173 82.9
873 Research, development, and testing services (except noncommercial research organizations) Taxable 2,860 2,155 32.7 7,790,441 3,735,038 108.6 63,476 40,755 55.8 3,275,344 1,606,493 103.9
Exempt 483 528 -8.5 2,031,205 1,947,699 4.3 17,252 15,910 8.4 739,272 606,802 21.8
874 Management and public relations services Taxable 12,978 10,341 25.5 D 8,317,702 N (100,000+) 88,947 N D 3,367,406 N
Exempt 23 N N 17,295 N N 155 N N 7,263 N N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N 2,515 N N 1,535,857 N N 14,433 N N 678,675 N
899 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N 2,515 N N 1,535,857 N N 14,433 N N 678,675 N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

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