1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Georgia
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 %% ** 7,924 6,368 24.4 34,517,369 23,011,273 50.0 183,540 152,466 20.4 6,558,196 4,788,150 37.0
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 322 293 9.9 D 141,090 N (5000-9999) 3,915 N D 50,353 N
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 3,806 2,830 34.5 D 4,261,113 N (50k-99999) 49,721 N D 1,231,561 N
44 Water transportation 136 117 16.2 D 240,272 N (2500-4999) 4,055 N D 55,048 N
45 Transportation by air %% 269 201 33.8 1,029,145 966,983 6.4 9,302 7,663 21.4 230,002 193,834 18.7
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 28 29 -3.4 325,833 106,959 204.6 461 534 -13.7 26,719 26,748 -0.1
47 Transportation services 1,322 1,144 15.6 D 720,989 N (10k-24999) 9,252 N D 232,985 N
48 Communications 1,405 1,211 16.0 D 7,826,875 N (50k-99999) 51,207 N D 1,941,059 N
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 636 543 17.1 D 8,746,992 N (10k-24999) 26,119 N D 1,056,562 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 %% ** 7,924 6,368 24.4 34,517,369 23,011,273 50.0 183,540 152,466 20.4 6,558,196 4,788,150 37.0
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 322 293 9.9 D 141,090 N (5000-9999) 3,915 N D 50,353 N
411 Local and suburban passenger transportation 202 195 3.6 D 95,060 N (2500-4999) 2,900 N D 38,131 N
4111 Local and suburban transit 24 18 33.3 8,167 12,538 -34.9 313 390 -19.7 4,011 5,078 -21.0
4119 Other local passenger transportation 178 177 0.6 D 82,522 N (2500-4999) 2,510 N D 33,053 N
412 Taxi service 61 50 22.0 13,018 11,113 17.1 312 283 10.2 3,730 3,210 16.2
4121 Taxi service 61 50 22.0 13,018 11,113 17.1 312 283 10.2 3,730 3,210 16.2
413 Interurban and rural bus transportation 9 11 -18.2 D D N (100-249) (100-249) N D D N
4131 Interurban and rural bus transportation 9 11 -18.2 D D N (100-249) (100-249) N D D N
414 Charter bus service 32 19 68.4 27,887 13,967 99.7 481 239 101.3 7,955 3,726 113.5
4141 Charter bus service, local 13 7 85.7 7,351 7,069 4.0 97 102 -4.9 1,498 2,056 -27.1
4142 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 19 12 58.3 20,536 6,898 197.7 384 137 180.3 6,457 1,670 286.6
415 School bus service 18 18 0.0 4,964 D N 146 (250-499) N 1,546 D N
4151 School bus service 18 18 0.0 4,964 D N 146 (250-499) N 1,546 D 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 3,806 2,830 34.5 D 4,261,113 N (50k-99999) 49,721 N D 1,231,561 N
421 Trucking and courier services, except air 3,302 2,524 30.8 5,531,188 3,983,602 38.8 61,696 46,351 33.1 1,757,808 1,157,998 51.8
4212 Local trucking without storage 1,613 1,128 43.0 1,275,373 676,352 88.6 12,685 8,322 52.4 313,467 175,650 78.5
4213 Trucking, except local 1,415 1,182 19.7 3,558,537 2,648,962 34.3 37,134 29,471 26.0 1,178,159 781,341 50.8
4214 Local trucking with storage 94 97 -3.1 92,382 92,478 -0.1 1,482 1,587 -6.6 31,664 28,261 12.0
4215 Courier services, except by air 180 117 53.8 604,896 565,810 6.9 10,395 6,971 49.1 234,518 172,746 35.8
422 Public warehousing and storage 503 306 64.4 536,234 277,511 93.2 5,083 3,370 50.8 133,304 73,563 81.2
4221 Farm product warehousing and storage facilities 24 27 -11.1 29,662 12,322 140.7 281 124 126.6 5,725 2,400 138.5
4222 Refrigerated products warehousing 39 29 34.5 108,178 63,356 70.7 1,077 707 52.3 36,859 17,371 112.2
4225 General warehousing and storage 383 201 90.5 305,308 127,961 138.6 2,794 1,782 56.8 65,975 35,999 83.3
4226 Other special warehousing and storage 57 49 16.3 93,086 73,872 26.0 931 757 23.0 24,745 17,793 39.1
423 Trucking terminal facilities 1 0 N D 0 N (1-19) 0 N D 0 N
4231 Trucking terminal facilities 1 0 N D 0 N (1-19) 0 N D 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 136 117 16.2 D 240,272 N (2500-4999) 4,055 N D 55,048 N
441 Deep sea freight transportation 17 12 41.7 193,464 D N 348 (100-249) N 15,368 D N
4412 Deep sea freight transportation 17 12 41.7 193,464 D N 348 (100-249) N 15,368 D N
442 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 1 2 -50.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4424 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 1 2 -50.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D 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 1 1 0.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4449 Inland waterways freight transportation 1 1 0.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
448 Water transportation of passengers 11 7 57.1 D 1,863 N (20-99) 55 N D r 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 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4489 Water transportation of passengers, not elsewhere classified 10 7 42.9 D 1,863 N (20-99) 55 N D r N
449 Services incidental to water transportation 106 96 10.4 D 146,650 N (2500-4999) 3,803 N D 47,877 N
4491 Marine cargo handling and operation of port and waterfront terminals 21 17 23.5 D 100,652 N (2500-4999) 3,189 N D 36,509 N
4492 Towing and tugboat services 6 5 20.0 D 9,082 N (100-249) 107 N D 2,101 N
4493 Marinas 66 61 8.2 48,820 30,257 61.4 453 377 20.2 9,883 6,113 61.7
4499 Other water transportation services 13 13 0.0 D 6,659 N (20-99) 130 N D 3,154 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 %% 269 201 33.8 1,029,145 966,983 6.4 9,302 7,663 21.4 230,002 193,834 18.7
451 Scheduled air transportation and air courier services %% 122 88 38.6 683,970 835,363 -18.1 5,264 6,383 -17.5 145,873 163,873 -11.0
4512 Scheduled air transportation %% 39 27 44.4 194,666 550,594 -64.6 754 3,705 -79.6 24,245 91,322 -73.5
4513 Air courier services 83 61 36.1 489,304 284,769 71.8 4,510 2,678 68.4 121,628 72,551 67.6
452 Nonscheduled air transportation 32 29 10.3 D 44,526 N (250-499) 209 N D 8,873 N
4522 Nonscheduled air transportation 32 29 10.3 D 44,526 N (250-499) 209 N D 8,873 N
458 Airport terminal services 115 84 36.9 D 87,094 N (2500-4999) 1,071 N D 21,088 N
4581 Airport terminal services 115 84 36.9 D 87,094 N (2500-4999) 1,071 N D 21,088 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 28 29 -3.4 325,833 106,959 204.6 461 534 -13.7 26,719 26,748 -0.1
461 Pipelines, except natural gas 28 29 -3.4 325,833 106,959 204.6 461 534 -13.7 26,719 26,748 -0.1
4612 Pipeline transportation of crude oil 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4613 Pipeline transportation of refined petroleum products 28 29 -3.4 325,833 106,959 204.6 461 534 -13.7 26,719 26,748 -0.1
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 1,322 1,144 15.6 D 720,989 N (10k-24999) 9,252 N D 232,985 N
472 Arrangement of passenger transportation 713 702 1.6 D 325,607 N (5000-9999) 5,270 N D 115,400 N
4724 Travel agencies 646 632 2.2 279,734 178,613 56.6 5,028 3,928 28.0 148,177 83,173 78.2
4725 Tour operators 49 49 0.0 16,837 D N 311 (500-999) N 7,364 D N
4729 Arrangement of passenger transportation, not elsewhere classified 18 21 -14.3 D D N (1000-2499) (500-999) N D D N
473 Freight shipping services 529 380 39.2 501,420 311,070 61.2 4,487 3,350 33.9 155,518 101,360 53.4
4731 Freight shipping services 529 380 39.2 501,420 311,070 61.2 4,487 3,350 33.9 155,518 101,360 53.4
474 Railroad car rental 6 6 0.0 D D N (1-19) (20-99) N D D N
4741 Railroad car rental 6 6 0.0 D D N (1-19) (20-99) N D D N
478 Miscellaneous services incidental to transportation 74 56 32.1 D D N (500-999) (500-999) N D D N
4783 Packing and crating 21 19 10.5 9,144 D N 102 (100-249) N 2,504 D N
4785 Fixed facilities, inspection, and weighing services 9 4 125.0 D D N (20-99) (1-19) N D D N
4789 Transportation services, not elsewhere classified 44 33 33.3 D 30,730 N (500-999) 463 N D 13,336 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 1,405 1,211 16.0 D 7,826,875 N (50k-99999) 51,207 N D 1,941,059 N
481 Telephone 895 770 16.2 9,856,646 5,552,624 77.5 45,266 41,173 9.9 2,128,772 1,669,304 27.5
4812 Radiotelephone 262 107 144.9 D 368,085 N (5000-9999) 3,057 N D 103,137 N
4813 Other telephone 633 663 -4.5 D 5,184,539 N (25k-49999) 38,116 N D 1,566,167 N
482 Telegraph communications 4 15 -73.3 1,638 36,663 -95.5 11 295 -96.3 362 6,904 -94.8
4822 Telegraph communications 4 15 -73.3 1,638 36,663 -95.5 11 295 -96.3 362 6,904 -94.8
483 Radio and television broadcasting 281 265 6.0 736,743 396,459 85.8 5,256 4,385 19.9 183,318 r 61.3
4832 Radio broadcasting 231 228 1.3 312,500 141,688 120.6 3,169 2,670 18.7 91,418 50,153 82.3
4833 Television broadcasting 50 37 35.1 424,243 254,771 66.5 2,087 1,715 21.7 91,900 r 44.8
484 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 167 135 23.7 D 1,557,222 N (5000-9999) 4,692 N D 129,479 N
4841 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 167 135 23.7 D 1,557,222 N (5000-9999) 4,692 N D 129,479 N
489 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 58 26 123.1 D 44,182 N (1000-2499) 354 N D 10,081 N
4899 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 58 26 123.1 D 44,182 N (1000-2499) 354 N D 10,081 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 636 543 17.1 D 8,746,992 N (10k-24999) 26,119 N D 1,056,562 N
491 Electric services 372 335 11.0 D D N (10k-24999) (10k-24999) N D D N
4911 Electric services 372 335 11.0 D D N (10k-24999) (10k-24999) N D D N
492 Gas production and distribution 73 76 -3.9 D D N (2500-4999) (2500-4999) N D D N
493 Combination utility services 11 0 N D 0 N (500-999) 0 N D 0 N
494 Water supply 34 31 9.7 10,769 D N 130 (20-99) N 2,420 D N
4941 Water supply 34 31 9.7 10,769 D N 130 (20-99) N 2,420 D N
495 Sanitary services 139 98 41.8 D 175,386 N (1000-2499) 1,236 N D 35,889 N
496 Steam and air-conditioning supply 1 1 0.0 D D N (20-99) (1-19) N D D N
4961 Steam and air-conditioning supply 1 1 0.0 D D N (20-99) (1-19) N D D N
497 Irrigation systems 6 2 200.0 3,736 D N 19 (1-19) N 398 D N
4971 Irrigation systems 6 2 200.0 3,736 D N 19 (1-19) N 398 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

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