1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for District of Columbia
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.
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 Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Service industries Taxable 7,765 5.3 15,305,259 36.2 130,661 8.3 5,779,482 34.4
Exempt 2,780 7.7 11,665,246 19.2 91,749 -4.8 3,604,309 15.6
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 109 0.9 D N (10k-24999) N D N
Exempt 5 N D N (20-99) N D N
72 Personal services Taxable 433 -7.9 156,042 18.0 3,541 2.8 64,407 18.6
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
73 Business services Taxable 1,319 10.0 2,256,275 36.1 31,165 -5.9 890,205 28.6
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 522 9.9 215,199 -3.5 2,780 11.0 40,411 -4.9
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 47 -20.3 D N (100-249) N D N
78 Motion pictures Taxable 164 -3.5 D N (1000-2499) N D N
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 120 8.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
Exempt 43 19.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
80 Health services Taxable 1,323 -4.1 984,963 23.4 11,853 22.2 443,561 27.9
Exempt 89 1.1 3,147,608 2.4 33,959 -20.6 1,417,021 -1.1
81 Legal services Taxable 1,580 5.9 5,856,825 26.5 28,615 -1.4 2,092,890 25.9
Exempt 42 2.4 36,351 26.1 485 28.3 17,191 27.4
82 Educational services Taxable 72 -4.0 D N (500-999) N D N
Exempt 150 30.4 306,606 74.8 2,191 38.8 67,855 100.1
83 Social services Taxable 148 -0.7 71,807 -4.0 1,812 6.8 33,404 11.1
Exempt 1,041 30.1 2,771,065 35.4 20,321 5.6 567,605 51.4
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 5 N 1,358 N 15 N 334 N
Exempt 30 0.0 135,140 50.3 1,203 18.2 36,422 65.1
86 Membership organizations Taxable 4 N D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 1,143 1.5 4,010,911 15.2 25,369 5.2 1,149,981 17.5
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 1,788 14.4 4,027,589 71.0 29,719 37.7 1,646,222 62.4
Exempt 237 N 1,187,469 N 7,034 N 325,179 N
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N N N N N N N 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.
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 Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Service industries Taxable 7,765 5.3 15,305,259 36.2 130,661 8.3 5,779,482 34.4
Exempt 2,780 7.7 11,665,246 19.2 91,749 -4.8 3,604,309 15.6
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 109 0.9 D N (10k-24999) N D N
Exempt 5 N D N (20-99) N D N
701 Hotels and motels Taxable 103 6.2 1,076,288 27.2 15,277 8.9 346,878 25.5
702 Rooming and boarding houses Taxable 6 -40.0 D N (20-99) N D N
703 Camps and recreational vehicle parks Taxable 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
704 Organization hotels and lodging houses, on membership basis Exempt 5 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
72 Personal services Taxable 433 -7.9 156,042 18.0 3,541 2.8 64,407 18.6
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
721 Laundry, cleaning, and garment services Taxable 149 -11.3 D N (1000-2499) N D N
722 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 11 10.0 2,215 N 27 N 507 N
723 Beauty shops % Taxable 187 -2.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
724 Barber shops % Taxable 17 -34.6 1,977 -33.8 71 -22.8 1,063 -37.0
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
725 Shoe repair shops and shoeshine parlors Taxable 5 -54.5 D N (1-19) N D N
726 Funeral service and crematories Taxable 22 -15.4 22,941 24.9 282 -8.4 6,031 -0.8
729 Miscellaneous personal services Taxable 42 10.5 D N (500-999) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
73 Business services Taxable 1,319 10.0 2,256,275 36.1 31,165 -5.9 890,205 28.6
731 Advertising Taxable 41 -24.1 67,266 -10.9 437 -26.3 27,453 -12.3
732 Consumer credit and mercantile reporting agencies and adjustment and collection agencies Taxable 4 33.3 D N (1-19) N D N
733 Mailing, reproduction, commercial art and photography, and stenographic services Taxable 211 0.0 188,177 32.1 2,196 8.1 71,368 32.5
734 Services to dwellings and other buildings Taxable 123 -20.6 D N (5000-9999) N D N
735 Miscellaneous equipment rental and leasing Taxable 30 -11.8 44,554 60.7 284 2.2 12,489 53.6
736 Personnel supply services Taxable 168 -2.3 D N (10k-24999) N D N
737 Computer programming, data processing, and other computer related services Taxable 377 44.4 D N (5000-9999) N D N
738 Miscellaneous business services Taxable 365 18.1 478,445 N 5,660 N 191,970 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 522 9.9 215,199 -3.5 2,780 11.0 40,411 -4.9
751 Automotive rental and leasing, without drivers Taxable 8 -20.0 D N (20-99) N D N
752 Automobile parking Taxable 395 13.5 157,394 12.3 2,096 42.2 26,630 15.4
753 Automotive repair shops Taxable 100 2.0 D N (250-499) N D N
754 Automotive services, except repair Taxable 19 0.0 D N (100-249) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 47 -20.3 D N (100-249) N D N
762 Electrical repair shops Taxable 10 -16.7 D N (20-99) N D N
763 Watch, clock, and jewelry repair Taxable 3 50.0 D N (1-19) N D N
764 Reupholstery and furniture repair Taxable 15 -6.2 2,935 1.2 51 -19.0 1,087 1.2
769 Miscellaneous repair and related services Taxable 19 -34.5 D N (20-99) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
78 Motion pictures Taxable 164 -3.5 D N (1000-2499) N D N
781 Motion picture production and allied services Taxable 111 3.7 125,330 35.1 1,225 59.1 46,558 49.2
782 Motion picture distribution and allied services Taxable 7 -30.0 D N (20-99) N D N
783 Motion picture theaters Taxable 16 -36.0 23,186 6.6 287 -13.6 3,714 -5.5
784 Video tape rental Taxable 30 7.1 16,846 -8.6 309 -3.1 2,574 -21.8
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 120 8.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
Exempt 43 19.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
791 Dance studios, schools, and halls Taxable 1 -87.5 D N (1-19) N D N
Exempt 6 N 5,728 N 83 N 2,297 N
792 Theatrical producers (except motion picture) bands, orchestras, and entertainers Taxable 36 5.9 54,456 31.9 473 30.7 11,929 1.0
Exempt 31 0.0 61,385 37.3 1,022 12.8 19,798 28.2
793 Bowling centers Taxable 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
794 Commercial sports Taxable 7 40.0 D N (100-249) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
799 Miscellaneous amusement and recreation services Taxable 76 18.8 D N (500-999) N D N
Exempt 6 100.0 D N (20-99) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
80 Health services Taxable 1,323 -4.1 984,963 23.4 11,853 22.2 443,561 27.9
Exempt 89 1.1 3,147,608 2.4 33,959 -20.6 1,417,021 -1.1
801 Offices and clinics of doctors of medicine % Taxable 667 -13.7 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 1 N D N (100-249) N D N
802 Offices and clinics of dentists % Taxable 329 -5.2 135,746 21.5 1,339 -3.3 51,929 20.2
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
803 Offices and clinics of doctors of osteopathy Taxable 2 0.0 D N (1-19) N D N
804 Offices and clinics of other health practitioners Taxable 150 9.5 46,331 10.2 493 -12.1 17,352 6.6
805 Nursing and personal care facilities Taxable 73 78.0 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 34 N 95,169 N 1,602 N 34,973 N
806 Hospitals Taxable 4 300.0 61,434 N 904 N 25,679 N
Exempt 14 -17.6 2,917,186 7.9 30,712 -20.0 1,336,786 4.8
807 Medical and dental laboratories Taxable 27 22.7 D N (100-249) N D N
808 Home health care services Taxable 21 31.2 32,936 N 1,521 N 19,244 N
Exempt 7 16.7 25,874 N 694 N 13,755 N
809 Miscellaneous health and allied services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 50 25.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
Exempt 33 N D N (500-999) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
81 Legal services Taxable 1,580 5.9 5,856,825 26.5 28,615 -1.4 2,092,890 25.9
Exempt 42 2.4 36,351 26.1 485 28.3 17,191 27.4
811 Legal services Taxable 1,580 5.9 5,856,825 26.5 28,615 -1.4 2,092,890 25.9
Exempt 42 2.4 36,351 26.1 485 28.3 17,191 27.4
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
82 Educational services Taxable 72 -4.0 D N (500-999) N D N
Exempt 150 30.4 306,606 74.8 2,191 38.8 67,855 100.1
823 Libraries % Taxable 3 N D N (100-249) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
824 Vocational schools Taxable 18 -10.0 53,352 -15.0 285 -20.8 11,295 -9.0
Exempt 17 112.5 D N (100-249) N D N
829 Schools and educational services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 51 -5.6 33,218 N 439 N 10,181 N
Exempt 133 30.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
83 Social services Taxable 148 -0.7 71,807 -4.0 1,812 6.8 33,404 11.1
Exempt 1,041 30.1 2,771,065 35.4 20,321 5.6 567,605 51.4
832 Individual and family social services Taxable 50 85.2 D N (250-499) N D N
Exempt 309 47.8 472,218 46.6 4,767 25.1 129,795 42.3
833 Job training and vocational rehabilitation services Taxable 13 -7.1 15,475 26.9 223 -6.7 7,068 30.4
Exempt 52 0.0 101,661 64.1 3,886 111.0 51,756 39.9
835 Child daycare services Taxable 67 4.7 17,570 45.3 713 35.8 10,499 75.7
Exempt 104 -14.0 43,404 13.0 1,451 -5.1 22,778 2.2
836 Residential care Taxable 18 38.5 D N (250-499) N D N
Exempt 73 N 47,197 N 1,434 N 24,619 N
839 Social services, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
Exempt 503 N 2,106,585 N 8,783 N 338,657 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 5 N 1,358 N 15 N 334 N
Exempt 30 0.0 135,140 50.3 1,203 18.2 36,422 65.1
841 Museums and art galleries Taxable 5 N 1,358 N 15 N 334 N
Exempt 28 0.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
842 Arboreta and botanical or zoological gardens Taxable 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
Exempt 2 0.0 D N (1-19) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
86 Membership organizations Taxable 4 N D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 1,143 1.5 4,010,911 15.2 25,369 5.2 1,149,981 17.5
861 Business associations Exempt 532 7.9 D N (10k-24999) N D N
862 Professional membership organizations Exempt 297 28.6 891,284 30.4 5,983 16.7 256,476 36.6
864 Civic, social, and fraternal associations Exempt 242 4.8 D N (2500-4999) N D N
869 Membership organizations, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 4 N D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 72 N D N (500-999) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 1,788 14.4 4,027,589 71.0 29,719 37.7 1,646,222 62.4
Exempt 237 N 1,187,469 N 7,034 N 325,179 N
871 Engineering, architectural, and surveying services Taxable 257 -12.0 D N (2500-4999) N D N
872 Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping services Taxable 138 3.8 D N (2500-4999) N D N
873 Research, development, and testing services (except noncommercial research organizations) Taxable 129 -2.3 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 221 -20.8 D N (5000-9999) N D N
874 Management and public relations services Taxable 1,264 25.6 2,662,310 83.2 18,559 42.8 1,083,460 67.5
Exempt 16 N D N (250-499) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N N N N N N N N
899 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N N N N N N N N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: 1997 Economic Census, Comparative Statistics   - Questions?
Last revised: July 13, 2011