1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Illinois
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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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 653 -20.0 1,999,694 -32.1 10,808 -31.8 437,522 -27.6
Construction industries 27,240 10.8 39,082,063 43.3 (100,000+) N D N
Manufacturing 17,967 -0.4 205,420,843 29.9 915,860 4.6 32,953,527 23.4
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 13,511 14.2 51,664,629 30.6 278,347 11.1 9,995,630 22.2
Wholesale trade 24,757 0.5 284,546,480 29.7 357,606 7.7 14,310,760 30.9
Retail trade 65,254 0.7 111,805,925 30.4 931,248 10.1 12,998,071 29.0
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 31,193 14.3 N N 401,132 6.5 18,277,430 37.8
Service industries Taxable 91,748 15.0 89,604,909 54.7 1,150,231 27.5 33,542,945 51.9
Exempt 9,759 8.9 29,968,384 28.4 431,624 3.5 11,414,821 19.9
Auxiliaries 2,298 -4.4 3,972,467 N 184,608 -9.0 11,271,052 28.8
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