1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Colorado
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.
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SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 4,861 3,880 25.3 20,024,860 10,525,964 90.2 107,532 74,358 44.6 4,102,332 2,386,760 71.9
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 186 170 9.4 D 132,430 N (5000-9999) 4,112 N D 53,035 N
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 1,948 1,473 32.2 D 1,616,039 N (25k-49999) 20,385 N D 536,397 N
44 Water transportation 34 25 36.0 D 6,695 N (250-499) 87 N D 2,115 N
45 Transportation by air %% 247 197 25.4 D 413,652 N (5000-9999) 3,704 N D 103,564 N
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 15 18 -16.7 D 45,402 N (100-249) 147 N D 6,574 N
47 Transportation services 991 829 19.5 D 508,930 N (5000-9999) 6,040 N D 155,119 N
48 Communications 976 802 21.7 8,404,634 3,520,573 138.7 43,285 26,577 62.9 2,065,746 1,020,019 102.5
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 464 366 26.8 D 4,175,440 N (10k-24999) 13,306 N D 509,937 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. An alternate display has fewer columns.

SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 4,861 3,880 25.3 20,024,860 10,525,964 90.2 107,532 74,358 44.6 4,102,332 2,386,760 71.9
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 186 170 9.4 D 132,430 N (5000-9999) 4,112 N D 53,035 N
411 Local and suburban passenger transportation 136 112 21.4 D 75,693 N (2500-4999) 2,477 N D 31,682 N
4111 Local and suburban transit 30 25 20.0 68,191 20,414 234.0 1,727 825 109.3 27,256 9,394 190.1
4119 Other local passenger transportation 106 87 21.8 D 55,279 N (2500-4999) 1,652 N D 22,288 N
412 Taxi service 17 18 -5.6 16,055 17,613 -8.8 306 422 -27.5 4,875 5,362 -9.1
4121 Taxi service 17 18 -5.6 16,055 17,613 -8.8 306 422 -27.5 4,875 5,362 -9.1
413 Interurban and rural bus transportation 6 9 -33.3 13,776 D N 265 (250-499) N 4,990 D N
4131 Interurban and rural bus transportation 6 9 -33.3 13,776 D N 265 (250-499) N 4,990 D N
414 Charter bus service 19 17 11.8 27,202 14,588 86.5 414 417 -0.7 8,371 5,305 57.8
4141 Charter bus service, local 10 6 66.7 14,676 4,151 253.6 252 106 137.7 4,809 1,427 237.0
4142 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 9 11 -18.2 12,526 10,437 20.0 162 311 -47.9 3,562 3,878 -8.1
415 School bus service 8 10 -20.0 D D N (500-999) (250-499) N D D N
4151 School bus service 8 10 -20.0 D D N (500-999) (250-499) N D D N
417 Bus terminal and service facilities 0 4 N 0 D N 0 (20-99) N 0 D N
4173 Bus terminal and service facilities 0 4 N 0 D N 0 (20-99) N 0 D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 1,948 1,473 32.2 D 1,616,039 N (25k-49999) 20,385 N D 536,397 N
421 Trucking and courier services, except air 1,707 1,313 30.0 D 1,556,406 N (25k-49999) 19,731 N D 525,694 N
4212 Local trucking without storage 796 581 37.0 D 352,325 N (5000-9999) 4,229 N D 93,877 N
4213 Trucking, except local 693 546 26.9 1,223,227 852,991 43.4 10,509 9,334 12.6 339,029 276,031 22.8
4214 Local trucking with storage 77 78 -1.3 116,946 100,900 15.9 1,704 1,644 3.6 39,996 35,851 11.6
4215 Courier services, except by air 141 108 30.6 443,937 250,190 77.4 8,317 4,524 83.8 196,287 119,935 63.7
422 Public warehousing and storage 241 160 50.6 133,908 59,633 124.6 1,089 654 66.5 28,224 10,703 163.7
4221 Farm product warehousing and storage facilities 1 3 -66.7 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4222 Refrigerated products warehousing 9 14 -35.7 18,472 17,793 3.8 151 176 -14.2 4,099 3,549 15.5
4225 General warehousing and storage 210 123 70.7 109,740 37,200 195.0 836 389 114.9 22,257 6,007 270.5
4226 Other special warehousing and storage 21 20 5.0 D D N (100-249) (20-99) N D D N
423 Trucking terminal facilities 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4231 Trucking terminal facilities 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
44 Water transportation 34 25 36.0 D 6,695 N (250-499) 87 N D 2,115 N
441 Deep sea freight transportation 2 2 0.0 D D N (100-249) (20-99) N D D N
4412 Deep sea freight transportation 2 2 0.0 D D N (100-249) (20-99) N D D N
442 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4424 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
443 Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway freight transportation 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4432 Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway freight transportation 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
444 Inland waterways freight transportation 0 1 N 0 D N 0 (1-19) N 0 D N
4449 Inland waterways freight transportation 0 1 N 0 D N 0 (1-19) N 0 D N
448 Water transportation of passengers 1 5 -80.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4481 Deep sea passenger transportation, except by ferry 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4482 Ferry transportation 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4489 Water transportation of passengers, not elsewhere classified 1 5 -80.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
449 Services incidental to water transportation 31 17 82.4 8,090 D N 57 (20-99) N 1,788 D N
4491 Marine cargo handling and operation of port and waterfront terminals 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4492 Towing and tugboat services 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4493 Marinas 27 17 58.8 7,341 D N 52 (20-99) N 1,585 D N
4499 Other water transportation services 4 0 N 749 0 N 5 0 N 203 0 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
45 Transportation by air %% 247 197 25.4 D 413,652 N (5000-9999) 3,704 N D 103,564 N
451 Scheduled air transportation and air courier services %% 95 92 3.3 721,097 292,420 146.6 3,846 2,496 54.1 126,986 74,926 69.5
4512 Scheduled air transportation %% 36 37 -2.7 428,733 104,341 310.9 1,646 917 79.5 52,466 25,949 102.2
4513 Air courier services 59 55 7.3 292,364 188,079 55.4 2,200 1,579 39.3 74,520 48,977 52.2
452 Nonscheduled air transportation 47 41 14.6 D 58,499 N (500-999) 493 N D 15,975 N
4522 Nonscheduled air transportation 47 41 14.6 D 58,499 N (500-999) 493 N D 15,975 N
458 Airport terminal services 105 64 64.1 D 62,733 N (2500-4999) 860 N D r N
4581 Airport terminal services 105 64 64.1 D 62,733 N (2500-4999) 860 N D r N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 15 18 -16.7 D 45,402 N (100-249) 147 N D 6,574 N
461 Pipelines, except natural gas 15 18 -16.7 D 45,402 N (100-249) 147 N D 6,574 N
4612 Pipeline transportation of crude oil 8 11 -27.3 51,593 D N 108 (20-99) N 6,105 D N
4613 Pipeline transportation of refined petroleum products 6 5 20.0 D 15,923 N (20-99) 66 N D 2,647 N
4619 All other pipeline transportation 1 2 -50.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
47 Transportation services 991 829 19.5 D 508,930 N (5000-9999) 6,040 N D 155,119 N
472 Arrangement of passenger transportation 768 643 19.4 D 413,280 N (5000-9999) 4,896 N D 127,775 N
4724 Travel agencies 640 563 13.7 217,925 D N 4,461 (2500-4999) N 117,340 D N
4725 Tour operators 78 60 30.0 D 22,857 N (500-999) 406 N D 7,410 N
4729 Arrangement of passenger transportation, not elsewhere classified 50 20 150.0 D D N (1000-2499) (1000-2499) N D D N
473 Freight shipping services 167 134 24.6 D 70,916 N (500-999) 714 N D 20,393 N
4731 Freight shipping services 167 134 24.6 D 70,916 N (500-999) 714 N D 20,393 N
474 Railroad car rental 3 7 -57.1 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4741 Railroad car rental 3 7 -57.1 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
478 Miscellaneous services incidental to transportation 53 45 17.8 D D N (500-999) (250-499) N D D N
4783 Packing and crating 17 20 -15.0 D 5,664 N (20-99) 139 N D 1,461 N
4785 Fixed facilities, inspection, and weighing services 3 4 -25.0 D D N (1-19) (20-99) N D D N
4789 Transportation services, not elsewhere classified 33 21 57.1 D 14,433 N (250-499) 235 N D 4,548 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
48 Communications 976 802 21.7 8,404,634 3,520,573 138.7 43,285 26,577 62.9 2,065,746 1,020,019 102.5
481 Telephone 631 491 28.5 D 2,797,906 N (25k-49999) 21,193 N D 865,410 N
4812 Radiotelephone 141 67 110.4 D 177,702 N (2500-4999) 941 N D 34,798 N
4813 Other telephone 490 424 15.6 D 2,620,204 N (25k-49999) 20,252 N D 830,612 N
482 Telegraph communications 6 13 -53.8 7,207 28,179 -74.4 20 230 -91.3 1,193 11,218 -89.4
4822 Telegraph communications 6 13 -53.8 7,207 28,179 -74.4 20 230 -91.3 1,193 11,218 -89.4
483 Radio and television broadcasting 160 155 3.2 508,221 291,732 74.2 4,287 3,285 30.5 140,940 96,404 46.2
4832 Radio broadcasting 119 126 -5.6 191,315 106,456 79.7 2,666 1,877 42.0 62,803 43,275 45.1
4833 Television broadcasting 41 29 41.4 316,906 185,276 71.0 1,621 1,408 15.1 78,137 53,129 47.1
484 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 137 115 19.1 1,318,198 369,142 257.1 6,145 1,707 260.0 200,056 39,798 402.7
4841 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 137 115 19.1 1,318,198 369,142 257.1 6,145 1,707 260.0 200,056 39,798 402.7
489 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 42 28 50.0 D 33,614 N (500-999) 162 N D 7,189 N
4899 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 42 28 50.0 D 33,614 N (500-999) 162 N D 7,189 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 464 366 26.8 D 4,175,440 N (10k-24999) 13,306 N D 509,937 N
491 Electric services 75 59 27.1 D D N (2500-4999) (1000-2499) N D D N
4911 Electric services 75 59 27.1 D D N (2500-4999) (1000-2499) N D D N
492 Gas production and distribution 95 69 37.7 D 1,053,969 N (1000-2499) 2,238 N D 93,770 N
493 Combination utility services 27 29 -6.9 D D N (2500-4999) (5000-9999) N D D N
494 Water supply 71 63 12.7 30,141 19,646 53.4 314 249 26.1 6,862 3,980 72.4
4941 Water supply 71 63 12.7 30,141 19,646 53.4 314 249 26.1 6,862 3,980 72.4
495 Sanitary services 154 105 46.7 D 245,192 N (5000-9999) 1,727 N D 50,933 N
496 Steam and air-conditioning supply 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4961 Steam and air-conditioning supply 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
497 Irrigation systems 42 41 2.4 13,210 14,854 -11.1 220 217 1.4 3,992 3,642 9.6
4971 Irrigation systems 42 41 2.4 13,210 14,854 -11.1 220 217 1.4 3,992 3,642 9.6
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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