1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Georgia
1987 SIC Basis

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, methodology, and definitions of symbols.
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For detail below the sector totals, click on a down arrow. "% chg" columns show percent change between 1992 and 1997. An alternate display has 1992 columns.

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1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales, receipts, or shipments
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
Mining 205 -1.0 1,441,860 22.6 6,354 -19.6 233,362 -2.7
Construction industries 17,280 27.2 D N 160,111 29.2 4,555,191 68.0
Manufacturing 9,804 4.6 126,678,011 38.9 552,706 6.1 16,051,302 25.5
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 7,924 24.4 34,517,369 50.0 183,540 20.4 6,558,196 37.0
Wholesale trade 16,132 10.4 169,616,237 49.0 214,242 19.4 8,166,296 53.2
Retail trade 44,037 7.6 74,096,020 48.4 630,376 23.8 8,458,918 45.6
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 17,992 21.3 N N 190,856 15.4 7,270,600 47.7
Service industries Taxable 57,434 22.5 51,436,453 67.0 755,082 50.5 19,541,575 71.3
Exempt 4,261 11.5 14,159,891 55.2 185,984 13.9 5,033,846 35.8
Auxiliaries 1,643 8.4 1,886,372 N 115,704 26.9 5,505,846 53.1
N Comparable data not available
%% Data do not include large certificated passenger carriers that report to the Office of Airline Statistics, U.S. Department of Transportation
** Railroad transportation and U.S. Postal Service industries are out of scope for the 1997 Economic Census

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