1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Illinois
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 %% ** 13,511 14.2 51,664,629 30.6 278,347 11.1 9,995,630 22.2
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 982 22.1 D N (10k-24999) N D N
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 6,435 14.9 D N (100,000+) N D N
44 Water transportation 239 -5.5 D N (2500-4999) N D N
45 Transportation by air %% 384 9.7 D N (10k-24999) N D N
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 43 4.9 D N (500-999) N D N
47 Transportation services 2,809 9.8 4,547,964 59.7 29,481 26.1 955,825 51.5
48 Communications 1,948 21.3 D N (50k-99999) N D N
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 671 8.6 16,592,241 7.7 38,942 -14.0 2,187,772 5.6
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 %% ** 13,511 14.2 51,664,629 30.6 278,347 11.1 9,995,630 22.2
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 982 22.1 D N (10k-24999) N D N
411 Local and suburban passenger transportation 531 44.3 D N (5000-9999) N D N
4111 Local and suburban transit 38 -17.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4119 Other local passenger transportation 493 53.1 D N (5000-9999) N D N
412 Taxi service 154 5.5 67,212 -2.9 828 -12.9 13,403 8.2
4121 Taxi service 154 5.5 67,212 -2.9 828 -12.9 13,403 8.2
413 Interurban and rural bus transportation 5 -70.6 D N (20-99) N D N
4131 Interurban and rural bus transportation 5 -70.6 D N (20-99) N D N
414 Charter bus service 63 26.0 64,846 39.5 1,197 7.2 20,206 30.4
4141 Charter bus service, local 24 14.3 20,142 -3.5 363 -38.5 6,106 -18.5
4142 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 39 34.5 44,704 74.5 834 58.3 14,100 76.2
415 School bus service 228 2.2 D N (10k-24999) N D N
4151 School bus service 228 2.2 D N (10k-24999) N D N
417 Bus terminal and service facilities 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
4173 Bus terminal and service 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
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 6,435 14.9 D N (100,000+) N D N
421 Trucking and courier services, except air 5,922 13.9 D N (100,000+) N D N
4212 Local trucking without storage 3,364 16.3 3,137,035 48.3 26,321 29.9 813,395 55.5
4213 Trucking, except local 2,074 10.4 5,721,307 20.3 44,112 13.8 1,563,302 30.1
4214 Local trucking with storage 171 -10.0 229,642 11.7 2,378 -13.3 73,591 -1.5
4215 Courier services, except by air 313 31.5 D N (25k-49999) N D N
422 Public warehousing and storage 510 26.2 754,098 48.9 7,218 26.4 206,927 34.5
4221 Farm product warehousing and storage facilities 20 11.1 35,432 68.7 114 -32.5 2,850 -15.2
4222 Refrigerated products warehousing 23 -8.0 114,972 32.6 1,264 33.3 34,258 26.8
4225 General warehousing and storage 410 43.4 477,740 79.9 4,547 45.3 130,505 63.7
4226 Other special warehousing and storage 57 -24.0 125,954 -5.3 1,293 -11.7 39,314 -10.1
423 Trucking terminal facilities 3 N D N (1-19) N D N
4231 Trucking terminal facilities 3 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 239 -5.5 D N (2500-4999) N D N
441 Deep sea freight transportation 18 38.5 229,056 N 406 N 17,945 N
4412 Deep sea freight transportation 18 38.5 229,056 N 406 N 17,945 N
442 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 1 0.0 D N (1-19) N D N
4424 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 1 0.0 D N (1-19) N D N
443 Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway freight transportation 1 -66.7 D N (20-99) N D N
4432 Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway freight transportation 1 -66.7 D N (20-99) N D N
444 Inland waterways freight transportation 10 -9.1 D N (500-999) N D N
4449 Inland waterways freight transportation 10 -9.1 D N (500-999) N D N
448 Water transportation of passengers 22 -8.3 D N (500-999) N D N
4481 Deep sea passenger transportation, except by ferry 3 N D N (20-99) N D N
4482 Ferry transportation 4 33.3 D N (20-99) N D N
4489 Water transportation of passengers, not elsewhere classified 15 -28.6 D N (500-999) N D N
449 Services incidental to water transportation 187 -7.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4491 Marine cargo handling and operation of port and waterfront terminals 35 -23.9 123,090 26.8 662 -18.2 26,573 13.6
4492 Towing and tugboat services 42 -22.2 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4493 Marinas 91 15.2 51,988 28.2 418 12.1 11,097 38.0
4499 Other water transportation services 19 -13.6 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 %% 384 9.7 D N (10k-24999) N D N
451 Scheduled air transportation and air courier services %% 223 12.6 D N (5000-9999) N D N
4512 Scheduled air transportation %% 92 15.0 819,313 35.5 1,496 -40.7 52,511 -29.7
4513 Air courier services 131 11.0 D N (5000-9999) N D N
452 Nonscheduled air transportation 52 -11.9 D N (500-999) N D N
4522 Nonscheduled air transportation 52 -11.9 D N (500-999) N D N
458 Airport terminal services 109 17.2 D N (2500-4999) N D N
4581 Airport terminal services 109 17.2 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 43 4.9 D N (500-999) N D N
461 Pipelines, except natural gas 43 4.9 D N (500-999) N D N
4612 Pipeline transportation of crude oil 21 -27.6 177,211 N 495 N 30,895 N
4613 Pipeline transportation of refined petroleum products 21 162.5 D N (100-249) N D N
4619 All other pipeline transportation 1 -75.0 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
47 Transportation services 2,809 9.8 4,547,964 59.7 29,481 26.1 955,825 51.5
472 Arrangement of passenger transportation 1,748 4.1 D N (10k-24999) N D N
4724 Travel agencies 1,547 2.9 674,331 42.3 10,415 9.0 267,410 42.1
4725 Tour operators 153 18.6 156,175 N 2,396 N 63,769 N
4729 Arrangement of passenger transportation, not elsewhere classified 48 2.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
473 Freight shipping services 884 22.3 1,210,321 71.9 10,079 38.9 390,317 64.1
4731 Freight shipping services 884 22.3 1,210,321 71.9 10,079 38.9 390,317 64.1
474 Railroad car rental 22 -4.3 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4741 Railroad car rental 22 -4.3 D N (1000-2499) N D N
478 Miscellaneous services incidental to transportation 155 15.7 D N (2500-4999) N D N
4783 Packing and crating 47 -16.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4785 Fixed facilities, inspection, and weighing services 16 166.7 21,107 208.3 120 135.3 4,287 172.0
4789 Transportation services, not elsewhere classified 92 27.8 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
48 Communications 1,948 21.3 D N (50k-99999) N D N
481 Telephone 1,387 25.4 D N (25k-49999) N D N
4812 Radiotelephone 330 197.3 2,308,536 192.8 7,398 159.3 293,915 181.7
4813 Other telephone 1,057 6.2 D N (25k-49999) N D N
482 Telegraph communications 3 -78.6 1,201 -97.3 12 -82.6 363 -89.2
4822 Telegraph communications 3 -78.6 1,201 -97.3 12 -82.6 363 -89.2
483 Radio and television broadcasting 290 0.0 1,517,401 43.9 8,594 10.7 373,440 32.8
4832 Radio broadcasting 231 -2.1 453,347 25.6 4,536 3.6 156,101 27.4
4833 Television broadcasting 59 9.3 1,064,054 53.4 4,058 20.0 217,339 37.0
484 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 177 16.4 1,534,677 46.2 6,735 55.6 222,863 106.2
4841 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 177 16.4 1,534,677 46.2 6,735 55.6 222,863 106.2
489 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 91 106.8 216,863 312.7 1,327 272.8 51,039 316.8
4899 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 91 106.8 216,863 312.7 1,327 272.8 51,039 316.8
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 671 8.6 16,592,241 7.7 38,942 -14.0 2,187,772 5.6
491 Electric services 83 16.9 D N (10k-24999) N D N
4911 Electric services 83 16.9 D N (10k-24999) N D N
492 Gas production and distribution 117 3.5 D N (5000-9999) N D N
493 Combination utility services 116 -1.7 D N (5000-9999) N D N
494 Water supply 82 17.1 D N (500-999) N D N
4941 Water supply 82 17.1 D N (500-999) N D N
495 Sanitary services 269 9.3 D N (2500-4999) N D N
496 Steam and air-conditioning supply 2 N D N (20-99) N D N
4961 Steam and air-conditioning supply 2 N D N (20-99) N D N
497 Irrigation systems 2 N D N (1-19) N D N
4971 Irrigation systems 2 N D N (1-19) 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

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Last revised: July 13, 2011