1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Delaware
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 %% ** 857 785 9.2 3,101,647 2,000,586 55.0 16,490 13,702 20.3 527,204 402,998 30.8
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 162 154 5.2 D 42,522 N (1000-2499) 1,642 N D 14,608 N
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 363 319 13.8 D 324,758 N (2500-4999) 3,440 N D 90,182 N
44 Water transportation 33 45 -26.7 D 185,463 N (500-999) 1,561 N D 38,206 N
45 Transportation by air %% 41 32 28.1 D 67,620 N (500-999) 552 N D 17,758 N
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 2 1 100.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
47 Transportation services 106 96 10.4 D 59,810 N (1000-2499) 1,127 N D 26,602 N
48 Communications 107 106 0.9 D D N (5000-9999) (1000-2499) N D D N
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 43 32 34.4 D D N (2500-4999) (2500-4999) N D D 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 %% ** 857 785 9.2 3,101,647 2,000,586 55.0 16,490 13,702 20.3 527,204 402,998 30.8
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 162 154 5.2 D 42,522 N (1000-2499) 1,642 N D 14,608 N
411 Local and suburban passenger transportation 37 27 37.0 D 14,469 N (500-999) 446 N D 5,132 N
4111 Local and suburban transit 11 6 83.3 D 5,929 N (500-999) 215 N D 2,804 N
4119 Other local passenger transportation 26 21 23.8 D 8,540 N (100-249) 231 N D 2,328 N
412 Taxi service 3 4 -25.0 D 293 N (20-99) 13 N D 98 N
4121 Taxi service 3 4 -25.0 D 293 N (20-99) 13 N D 98 N
413 Interurban and rural bus transportation 1 1 0.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4131 Interurban and rural bus transportation 1 1 0.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
414 Charter bus service 5 8 -37.5 D D N (20-99) (100-249) N D D N
4141 Charter bus service, local 0 3 N 0 3,814 N 0 111 N 0 1,171 N
4142 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 5 5 0.0 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
415 School bus service 116 114 1.8 D 20,878 N (1000-2499) 1,021 N D 7,407 N
4151 School bus service 116 114 1.8 D 20,878 N (1000-2499) 1,021 N D 7,407 N
417 Bus terminal and service facilities 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4173 Bus terminal and service 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
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 363 319 13.8 D 324,758 N (2500-4999) 3,440 N D 90,182 N
421 Trucking and courier services, except air 323 285 13.3 D 287,436 N (2500-4999) 3,029 N D 79,855 N
4212 Local trucking without storage 146 138 5.8 D 79,895 N (1000-2499) 941 N D 20,590 N
4213 Trucking, except local 155 114 36.0 196,191 185,085 6.0 1,947 1,656 17.6 56,961 50,372 13.1
4214 Local trucking with storage 11 16 -31.2 D 12,772 N (250-499) 227 N D 5,555 N
4215 Courier services, except by air 11 17 -35.3 D 9,684 N (250-499) 205 N D 3,338 N
422 Public warehousing and storage 40 34 17.6 D 37,322 N (500-999) 411 N D 10,327 N
4221 Farm product warehousing and storage facilities 1 1 0.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4222 Refrigerated products warehousing 4 6 -33.3 D 13,802 N (20-99) 195 N D 4,932 N
4225 General warehousing and storage 29 19 52.6 D 13,160 N (250-499) 140 N D 3,537 N
4226 Other special warehousing and storage 6 8 -25.0 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 33 45 -26.7 D 185,463 N (500-999) 1,561 N D 38,206 N
441 Deep sea freight transportation 1 3 -66.7 D D N (1-19) (20-99) N D D N
4412 Deep sea freight transportation 1 3 -66.7 D D N (1-19) (20-99) N D D N
442 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 0 4 N 0 D N 0 (1-19) N 0 D N
4424 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 0 4 N 0 D N 0 (1-19) N 0 D 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 (20-99) N 0 D N
4449 Inland waterways freight transportation 0 1 N 0 D N 0 (20-99) N 0 D N
448 Water transportation of passengers 3 6 -50.0 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
4481 Deep sea passenger transportation, except by ferry 1 0 N D 0 N (1-19) 0 N D 0 N
4482 Ferry transportation 1 1 0.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4489 Water transportation of passengers, not elsewhere classified 1 5 -80.0 D D N (1-19) (20-99) N D D N
449 Services incidental to water transportation 29 31 -6.5 D 121,712 N (500-999) 1,414 N D 33,366 N
4491 Marine cargo handling and operation of port and waterfront terminals 5 6 -16.7 D D N (250-499) (500-999) N D D N
4492 Towing and tugboat services 5 4 25.0 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
4493 Marinas 11 10 10.0 8,543 2,278 275.0 119 34 250.0 2,258 518 335.9
4499 Other water transportation services 8 11 -27.3 D D N (20-99) (500-999) 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
45 Transportation by air %% 41 32 28.1 D 67,620 N (500-999) 552 N D 17,758 N
451 Scheduled air transportation and air courier services %% 7 5 40.0 D 15,078 N (100-249) 138 N D 4,466 N
4512 Scheduled air transportation %% 1 2 -50.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4513 Air courier services 6 3 100.0 D D N (100-249) (100-249) N D D N
452 Nonscheduled air transportation 12 11 9.1 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
4522 Nonscheduled air transportation 12 11 9.1 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
458 Airport terminal services 22 16 37.5 53,435 D N 375 (250-499) N 13,174 D N
4581 Airport terminal services 22 16 37.5 53,435 D N 375 (250-499) N 13,174 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
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 2 1 100.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
461 Pipelines, except natural gas 2 1 100.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4612 Pipeline transportation of crude oil 2 1 100.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4613 Pipeline transportation of refined petroleum products 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4619 All other pipeline transportation 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
47 Transportation services 106 96 10.4 D 59,810 N (1000-2499) 1,127 N D 26,602 N
472 Arrangement of passenger transportation 72 69 4.3 D 44,566 N (500-999) 930 N D 21,737 N
4724 Travel agencies 62 59 5.1 37,917 42,246 -10.2 576 881 -34.6 16,791 20,847 -19.5
4725 Tour operators 6 6 0.0 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
4729 Arrangement of passenger transportation, not elsewhere classified 4 4 0.0 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
473 Freight shipping services 21 20 5.0 10,438 D N 105 (100-249) N 4,072 D N
4731 Freight shipping services 21 20 5.0 10,438 D N 105 (100-249) N 4,072 D N
474 Railroad car rental 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4741 Railroad car rental 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
478 Miscellaneous services incidental to transportation 13 7 85.7 D D N (100-249) (20-99) N D D N
4783 Packing and crating 4 4 0.0 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
4785 Fixed facilities, inspection, and weighing services 1 0 N D 0 N (1-19) 0 N D 0 N
4789 Transportation services, not elsewhere classified 8 3 166.7 D D N (100-249) (20-99) 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
48 Communications 107 106 0.9 D D N (5000-9999) (1000-2499) N D D N
481 Telephone 74 71 4.2 D D N (1000-2499) (1000-2499) N D D N
4812 Radiotelephone 13 9 44.4 D D N (100-249) (100-249) N D D N
4813 Other telephone 61 62 -1.6 D D N (1000-2499) (1000-2499) N D D N
482 Telegraph communications 2 3 -33.3 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4822 Telegraph communications 2 3 -33.3 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
483 Radio and television broadcasting 19 19 0.0 D 20,292 N (250-499) 358 N D 8,126 N
4832 Radio broadcasting 17 16 6.2 D D N (250-499) (250-499) N D D N
4833 Television broadcasting 2 3 -33.3 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
484 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 9 11 -18.2 D 80,821 N (2500-4999) 470 N D 13,548 N
4841 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 9 11 -18.2 D 80,821 N (2500-4999) 470 N D 13,548 N
489 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 3 2 50.0 D D N (1-19) (20-99) N D D N
4899 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 3 2 50.0 D D N (1-19) (20-99) 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
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 43 32 34.4 D D N (2500-4999) (2500-4999) N D D N
491 Electric services 3 1 200.0 D D N (100-249) (100-249) N D D N
4911 Electric services 3 1 200.0 D D N (100-249) (100-249) N D D N
492 Gas production and distribution 3 4 -25.0 D D N (100-249) (250-499) N D D N
493 Combination utility services 8 8 0.0 D D N (1000-2499) (1000-2499) N D D N
494 Water supply 9 6 50.0 D D N (250-499) (100-249) N D D N
4941 Water supply 9 6 50.0 D D N (250-499) (100-249) N D D N
495 Sanitary services 20 13 53.8 D 39,498 N (100-249) 325 N D 10,125 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 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4971 Irrigation systems 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 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

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Last revised: July 13, 2011