1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Delaware
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 6,006 13.3 5,141,411 82.1 70,912 30.9 1,903,778 62.7
Exempt 748 15.4 1,795,082 35.6 29,107 10.9 755,949 28.6
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 144 9.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
Exempt 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
72 Personal services Taxable 665 9.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
73 Business services Taxable 1,331 26.6 1,972,292 178.6 28,833 54.8 662,012 113.6
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 486 2.1 D N (2500-4999) N D N
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 184 -6.6 96,006 11.0 1,111 -7.4 30,086 3.0
78 Motion pictures Taxable 134 -1.5 D N (500-999) N D N
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 247 15.4 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 52 10.6 55,648 34.3 939 11.5 21,537 40.2
80 Health services Taxable 1,247 4.0 1,059,789 34.2 13,477 16.0 494,209 35.9
Exempt 72 30.9 1,351,693 36.5 18,995 9.6 591,310 27.1
81 Legal services Taxable 327 11.6 436,762 41.4 3,811 24.5 190,349 35.7
Exempt 5 25.0 D N (20-99) N D N
82 Educational services Taxable 73 62.2 58,537 111.1 705 46.3 15,951 78.1
Exempt 22 22.2 D N (250-499) N D N
83 Social services Taxable 225 22.3 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 340 27.3 194,140 34.0 5,439 25.1 81,571 43.4
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
Exempt 22 22.2 D N (500-999) N D N
86 Membership organizations Taxable 3 N D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 228 1.3 D N (1000-2499) N D N
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 875 23.9 D N (5000-9999) N D N
Exempt 6 N D N (20-99) N D 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 6,006 13.3 5,141,411 82.1 70,912 30.9 1,903,778 62.7
Exempt 748 15.4 1,795,082 35.6 29,107 10.9 755,949 28.6
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 144 9.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
Exempt 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
701 Hotels and motels Taxable 128 6.7 141,078 30.6 2,377 -9.8 39,282 25.0
702 Rooming and boarding houses Taxable 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
703 Camps and recreational vehicle parks Taxable 15 25.0 D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
704 Organization hotels and lodging houses, on membership basis Exempt 1 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
72 Personal services Taxable 665 9.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
721 Laundry, cleaning, and garment services Taxable 151 15.3 D N (1000-2499) N D N
722 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 35 34.6 6,138 40.3 114 32.6 1,936 72.7
723 Beauty shops % Taxable 316 5.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
724 Barber shops % Taxable 19 26.7 1,489 54.5 34 9.7 665 104.0
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
725 Shoe repair shops and shoeshine parlors Taxable 5 -28.6 D N (1-19) N D N
726 Funeral service and crematories Taxable 47 -6.0 26,871 29.7 263 6.9 8,025 31.4
729 Miscellaneous personal services Taxable 92 19.5 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 1,331 26.6 1,972,292 178.6 28,833 54.8 662,012 113.6
731 Advertising Taxable 45 -28.6 D N (500-999) N D N
732 Consumer credit and mercantile reporting agencies and adjustment and collection agencies Taxable 32 10.3 D N (500-999) N D N
733 Mailing, reproduction, commercial art and photography, and stenographic services Taxable 113 15.3 D N (1000-2499) N D N
734 Services to dwellings and other buildings Taxable 269 11.2 92,432 24.7 5,161 12.1 48,927 17.5
735 Miscellaneous equipment rental and leasing Taxable 92 -4.2 D N (500-999) N D N
736 Personnel supply services Taxable 128 23.1 D N (10k-24999) N D N
737 Computer programming, data processing, and other computer related services Taxable 368 90.7 D N (2500-4999) N D N
738 Miscellaneous business services Taxable 284 25.7 D N (5000-9999) 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
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 486 2.1 D N (2500-4999) N D N
751 Automotive rental and leasing, without drivers Taxable 31 3.3 D N (100-249) N D N
752 Automobile parking Taxable 9 -10.0 D N (100-249) N D N
753 Automotive repair shops Taxable 383 1.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
754 Automotive services, except repair Taxable 63 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
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 184 -6.6 96,006 11.0 1,111 -7.4 30,086 3.0
762 Electrical repair shops Taxable 57 -8.1 D N (250-499) N D N
763 Watch, clock, and jewelry repair Taxable 8 166.7 D N (20-99) N D N
764 Reupholstery and furniture repair Taxable 18 -25.0 1,884 -25.4 34 -22.7 548 -6.3
769 Miscellaneous repair and related services Taxable 101 -6.5 64,531 20.2 703 9.8 19,668 18.7
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 134 -1.5 D N (500-999) N D N
781 Motion picture production and allied services Taxable 35 118.8 D N (20-99) N D N
782 Motion picture distribution and allied services Taxable 1 -50.0 D N (1-19) N D N
783 Motion picture theaters Taxable 15 -6.2 17,131 20.5 263 -4.7 1,694 -2.9
784 Video tape rental Taxable 83 -18.6 21,140 9.5 461 -24.4 3,971 1.6
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 247 15.4 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 52 10.6 55,648 34.3 939 11.5 21,537 40.2
791 Dance studios, schools, and halls Taxable 20 17.6 D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
792 Theatrical producers (except motion picture) bands, orchestras, and entertainers Taxable 18 0.0 D N (100-249) N D N
Exempt 12 0.0 D N (100-249) N D N
793 Bowling centers Taxable 17 0.0 11,779 -5.5 409 0.5 3,478 4.7
794 Commercial sports Taxable 20 17.6 D N (1000-2499) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
799 Miscellaneous amusement and recreation services Taxable 172 21.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
Exempt 39 11.4 43,807 N 764 N 18,066 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 1,247 4.0 1,059,789 34.2 13,477 16.0 494,209 35.9
Exempt 72 30.9 1,351,693 36.5 18,995 9.6 591,310 27.1
801 Offices and clinics of doctors of medicine % Taxable 555 -5.5 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 1 N D N (20-99) N D N
802 Offices and clinics of dentists % Taxable 218 1.4 142,256 38.9 1,774 13.3 67,508 40.0
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
803 Offices and clinics of doctors of osteopathy Taxable 53 6.0 29,208 24.5 371 33.9 13,197 33.8
804 Offices and clinics of other health practitioners Taxable 241 26.2 79,917 38.1 1,105 18.6 30,763 28.2
805 Nursing and personal care facilities Taxable 35 16.7 114,487 32.9 2,971 -3.9 49,212 22.6
Exempt 22 N D N (2500-4999) N D N
806 Hospitals Taxable 2 -33.3 D N (250-499) N D N
Exempt 12 -7.7 1,157,237 31.6 14,149 0.2 494,056 20.5
807 Medical and dental laboratories Taxable 57 -17.4 D N (500-999) N D N
808 Home health care services Taxable 32 128.6 31,380 218.8 1,166 147.6 18,681 249.1
Exempt 12 0.0 60,435 87.2 1,472 38.9 34,121 77.4
809 Miscellaneous health and allied services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 54 35.0 D N (500-999) N D N
Exempt 25 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 327 11.6 436,762 41.4 3,811 24.5 190,349 35.7
Exempt 5 25.0 D N (20-99) N D N
811 Legal services Taxable 327 11.6 436,762 41.4 3,811 24.5 190,349 35.7
Exempt 5 25.0 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
82 Educational services Taxable 73 62.2 58,537 111.1 705 46.3 15,951 78.1
Exempt 22 22.2 D N (250-499) N D N
823 Libraries % Taxable 13 N D N (100-249) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
824 Vocational schools Taxable 16 6.7 D N (100-249) N D N
Exempt 4 300.0 D N (1-19) N D N
829 Schools and educational services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 44 51.7 44,481 N 482 N 10,550 N
Exempt 18 63.6 17,516 N 297 N 5,408 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 225 22.3 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 340 27.3 194,140 34.0 5,439 25.1 81,571 43.4
832 Individual and family social services Taxable 21 23.5 3,479 N 81 N 1,324 N
Exempt 164 62.4 80,041 73.1 2,206 101.6 35,853 105.9
833 Job training and vocational rehabilitation services Taxable 10 11.1 D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 17 6.2 24,626 42.3 1,236 20.5 12,585 40.3
835 Child daycare services Taxable 183 28.9 39,551 77.8 1,677 37.8 19,656 79.5
Exempt 69 25.5 21,549 32.0 1,022 27.8 11,712 56.6
836 Residential care Taxable 11 -15.4 D N (500-999) N D N
Exempt 28 N D N (250-499) N D N
839 Social services, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
Exempt 62 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
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
Exempt 22 22.2 D N (500-999) N D N
841 Museums and art galleries Taxable 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
Exempt 20 25.0 62,904 N 852 N 17,132 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 3 N D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 228 1.3 D N (1000-2499) N D N
861 Business associations Exempt 51 30.8 28,183 31.9 252 25.4 8,897 52.9
862 Professional membership organizations Exempt 26 52.9 19,410 72.3 173 12.3 5,162 49.7
864 Civic, social, and fraternal associations Exempt 135 -8.8 49,119 13.2 1,905 2.9 18,962 20.8
869 Membership organizations, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 3 N D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 16 N 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
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 875 23.9 D N (5000-9999) N D N
Exempt 6 N D N (20-99) N D N
871 Engineering, architectural, and surveying services Taxable 240 7.6 229,724 83.5 2,266 56.2 100,060 91.5
872 Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping services Taxable 233 18.3 85,248 24.0 1,257 6.2 40,355 26.2
873 Research, development, and testing services (except noncommercial research organizations) Taxable 52 57.6 25,849 112.2 355 50.4 9,544 83.2
Exempt 5 -44.4 D N (20-99) N D N
874 Management and public relations services Taxable 350 38.3 D N (1000-2499) N D N
Exempt 1 N 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
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