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.
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 Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 7,924 24.4 34,517,369 50.0 183,540 20.4 6,558,196 37.0
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 322 9.9 D N (5000-9999) N D N
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 3,806 34.5 D N (50k-99999) N D N
44 Water transportation 136 16.2 D N (2500-4999) N D N
45 Transportation by air %% 269 33.8 1,029,145 6.4 9,302 21.4 230,002 18.7
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 28 -3.4 325,833 204.6 461 -13.7 26,719 -0.1
47 Transportation services 1,322 15.6 D N (10k-24999) N D N
48 Communications 1,405 16.0 D N (50k-99999) N D N
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 636 17.1 D N (10k-24999) N 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. "% chg" columns show percent change between 1992 and 1997. An alternate display has 1992 columns.

SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 7,924 24.4 34,517,369 50.0 183,540 20.4 6,558,196 37.0
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 322 9.9 D N (5000-9999) N D N
411 Local and suburban passenger transportation 202 3.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
4111 Local and suburban transit 24 33.3 8,167 -34.9 313 -19.7 4,011 -21.0
4119 Other local passenger transportation 178 0.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
412 Taxi service 61 22.0 13,018 17.1 312 10.2 3,730 16.2
4121 Taxi service 61 22.0 13,018 17.1 312 10.2 3,730 16.2
413 Interurban and rural bus transportation 9 -18.2 D N (100-249) N D N
4131 Interurban and rural bus transportation 9 -18.2 D N (100-249) N D N
414 Charter bus service 32 68.4 27,887 99.7 481 101.3 7,955 113.5
4141 Charter bus service, local 13 85.7 7,351 4.0 97 -4.9 1,498 -27.1
4142 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 19 58.3 20,536 197.7 384 180.3 6,457 286.6
415 School bus service 18 0.0 4,964 N 146 N 1,546 N
4151 School bus service 18 0.0 4,964 N 146 N 1,546 N
417 Bus terminal and service facilities 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4173 Bus terminal and service facilities 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 3,806 34.5 D N (50k-99999) N D N
421 Trucking and courier services, except air 3,302 30.8 5,531,188 38.8 61,696 33.1 1,757,808 51.8
4212 Local trucking without storage 1,613 43.0 1,275,373 88.6 12,685 52.4 313,467 78.5
4213 Trucking, except local 1,415 19.7 3,558,537 34.3 37,134 26.0 1,178,159 50.8
4214 Local trucking with storage 94 -3.1 92,382 -0.1 1,482 -6.6 31,664 12.0
4215 Courier services, except by air 180 53.8 604,896 6.9 10,395 49.1 234,518 35.8
422 Public warehousing and storage 503 64.4 536,234 93.2 5,083 50.8 133,304 81.2
4221 Farm product warehousing and storage facilities 24 -11.1 29,662 140.7 281 126.6 5,725 138.5
4222 Refrigerated products warehousing 39 34.5 108,178 70.7 1,077 52.3 36,859 112.2
4225 General warehousing and storage 383 90.5 305,308 138.6 2,794 56.8 65,975 83.3
4226 Other special warehousing and storage 57 16.3 93,086 26.0 931 23.0 24,745 39.1
423 Trucking terminal facilities 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
4231 Trucking terminal facilities 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
44 Water transportation 136 16.2 D N (2500-4999) N D N
441 Deep sea freight transportation 17 41.7 193,464 N 348 N 15,368 N
4412 Deep sea freight transportation 17 41.7 193,464 N 348 N 15,368 N
442 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 1 -50.0 D N (1-19) N D N
4424 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 1 -50.0 D N (1-19) N D N
443 Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway freight transportation 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4432 Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway freight transportation 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
444 Inland waterways freight transportation 1 0.0 D N (1-19) N D N
4449 Inland waterways freight transportation 1 0.0 D N (1-19) N D N
448 Water transportation of passengers 11 57.1 D N (20-99) N D N
4481 Deep sea passenger transportation, except by ferry 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
4482 Ferry transportation 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4489 Water transportation of passengers, not elsewhere classified 10 42.9 D N (20-99) N D N
449 Services incidental to water transportation 106 10.4 D N (2500-4999) N D N
4491 Marine cargo handling and operation of port and waterfront terminals 21 23.5 D N (2500-4999) N D N
4492 Towing and tugboat services 6 20.0 D N (100-249) N D N
4493 Marinas 66 8.2 48,820 61.4 453 20.2 9,883 61.7
4499 Other water transportation services 13 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
45 Transportation by air %% 269 33.8 1,029,145 6.4 9,302 21.4 230,002 18.7
451 Scheduled air transportation and air courier services %% 122 38.6 683,970 -18.1 5,264 -17.5 145,873 -11.0
4512 Scheduled air transportation %% 39 44.4 194,666 -64.6 754 -79.6 24,245 -73.5
4513 Air courier services 83 36.1 489,304 71.8 4,510 68.4 121,628 67.6
452 Nonscheduled air transportation 32 10.3 D N (250-499) N D N
4522 Nonscheduled air transportation 32 10.3 D N (250-499) N D N
458 Airport terminal services 115 36.9 D N (2500-4999) N D N
4581 Airport terminal services 115 36.9 D N (2500-4999) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 28 -3.4 325,833 204.6 461 -13.7 26,719 -0.1
461 Pipelines, except natural gas 28 -3.4 325,833 204.6 461 -13.7 26,719 -0.1
4612 Pipeline transportation of crude oil 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4613 Pipeline transportation of refined petroleum products 28 -3.4 325,833 204.6 461 -13.7 26,719 -0.1
4619 All other pipeline transportation 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
47 Transportation services 1,322 15.6 D N (10k-24999) N D N
472 Arrangement of passenger transportation 713 1.6 D N (5000-9999) N D N
4724 Travel agencies 646 2.2 279,734 56.6 5,028 28.0 148,177 78.2
4725 Tour operators 49 0.0 16,837 N 311 N 7,364 N
4729 Arrangement of passenger transportation, not elsewhere classified 18 -14.3 D N (1000-2499) N D N
473 Freight shipping services 529 39.2 501,420 61.2 4,487 33.9 155,518 53.4
4731 Freight shipping services 529 39.2 501,420 61.2 4,487 33.9 155,518 53.4
474 Railroad car rental 6 0.0 D N (1-19) N D N
4741 Railroad car rental 6 0.0 D N (1-19) N D N
478 Miscellaneous services incidental to transportation 74 32.1 D N (500-999) N D N
4783 Packing and crating 21 10.5 9,144 N 102 N 2,504 N
4785 Fixed facilities, inspection, and weighing services 9 125.0 D N (20-99) N D N
4789 Transportation services, not elsewhere classified 44 33.3 D N (500-999) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
48 Communications 1,405 16.0 D N (50k-99999) N D N
481 Telephone 895 16.2 9,856,646 77.5 45,266 9.9 2,128,772 27.5
4812 Radiotelephone 262 144.9 D N (5000-9999) N D N
4813 Other telephone 633 -4.5 D N (25k-49999) N D N
482 Telegraph communications 4 -73.3 1,638 -95.5 11 -96.3 362 -94.8
4822 Telegraph communications 4 -73.3 1,638 -95.5 11 -96.3 362 -94.8
483 Radio and television broadcasting 281 6.0 736,743 85.8 5,256 19.9 183,318 61.3
4832 Radio broadcasting 231 1.3 312,500 120.6 3,169 18.7 91,418 82.3
4833 Television broadcasting 50 35.1 424,243 66.5 2,087 21.7 91,900 44.8
484 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 167 23.7 D N (5000-9999) N D N
4841 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 167 23.7 D N (5000-9999) N D N
489 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 58 123.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4899 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 58 123.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 636 17.1 D N (10k-24999) N D N
491 Electric services 372 11.0 D N (10k-24999) N D N
4911 Electric services 372 11.0 D N (10k-24999) N D N
492 Gas production and distribution 73 -3.9 D N (2500-4999) N D N
493 Combination utility services 11 N D N (500-999) N D N
494 Water supply 34 9.7 10,769 N 130 N 2,420 N
4941 Water supply 34 9.7 10,769 N 130 N 2,420 N
495 Sanitary services 139 41.8 D N (1000-2499) N D N
496 Steam and air-conditioning supply 1 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
4961 Steam and air-conditioning supply 1 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
497 Irrigation systems 6 200.0 3,736 N 19 N 398 N
4971 Irrigation systems 6 200.0 3,736 N 19 N 398 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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Source: 1997 Economic Census, Comparative Statistics   - Questions?
Last revised: July 13, 2011