1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Delaware
1987 SIC Basis: Manufacturing

 

 

 

Manufacturing 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 Value of Shipments
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Manufacturing 687 1.5 13,516,996 4.0 41,969 -3.7 1,505,099 10.0
20 Food and kindred products 52 -3.7 2,109,410 19.1 9,214 2.1 198,462 18.6
22 Textile mill products 8 33.3 42,548 N 377 N 9,385 N
23 Apparel and other textile products 26 8.3 D N (500-999) N D N
24 Lumber and wood products 45 7.1 97,488 15.1 906 -3.0 20,621 13.5
25 Furniture and fixtures 20 25.0 139,117 57.0 659 8.6 18,765 38.8
26 Paper and allied products 12 9.1 873,394 73.4 3,024 42.8 82,589 38.5
27 Printing and publishing 128 -5.9 215,972 1.5 2,175 -0.5 65,370 23.5
28 Chemicals and allied products 47 17.5 4,054,580 44.6 6,726 2.8 308,253 15.1
29 Petroleum and coal products 14 -6.7 D N (500-999) N D N
30 Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products 55 -9.8 797,154 24.7 3,692 -0.5 121,533 5.2
32 Stone, clay, and glass products 40 0.0 185,783 20.6 870 -16.7 28,433 -2.3
33 Primary metal industries 10 -9.1 276,457 76.5 1,151 15.8 47,879 39.3
34 Fabricated metal products 60 9.1 269,262 60.3 2,095 38.3 72,813 71.1
35 Industrial machinery and equipment 78 6.8 D N (1000-2499) N D N
36 Electronic and other electric equipment 16 6.7 D N (500-999) N D N
37 Transportation equipment 16 -5.9 D N (2500-4999) N D N
38 Instruments and related products 31 14.8 738,991 21.0 3,099 -1.7 143,073 9.2
39 Miscellaneous manufacturing industries 26 -16.1 13,990 N 168 N 3,670 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