1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Kentucky
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 692 N 5,324,748 -12.4 22,404 N 832,523 N
Construction industries 8,727 18.9 9,740,926 49.6 76,131 19.4 1,979,407 45.1
Manufacturing 4,455 6.5 88,437,375 48.0 296,956 11.7 9,416,025 33.5
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 4,439 10.3 17,813,725 64.2 79,676 15.5 2,518,260 28.0
Wholesale trade 6,215 4.8 39,671,609 25.6 80,672 14.8 2,342,131 37.7
Retail trade 22,349 1.2 34,364,705 36.0 315,734 20.9 3,843,736 37.1
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 7,911 18.6 N N 71,664 14.7 2,133,023 36.9
Service industries Taxable 23,987 14.4 16,666,966 60.6 279,646 32.7 5,898,883 52.7
Exempt 2,849 8.1 6,857,928 44.3 110,111 11.2 2,571,407 33.8
Auxiliaries 825 17.2 1,189,222 N 37,474 17.4 1,662,196 46.5
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