1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Louisiana
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.
For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
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 1,628 -5.4 27,456,462 22.8 53,689 25.8 2,330,377 54.3
Construction industries 7,646 19.4 11,262,360 46.7 106,314 15.7 2,983,765 41.7
Manufacturing 4,054 3.7 81,385,399 33.1 173,489 0.5 6,259,067 21.4
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 5,617 17.4 19,654,813 16.1 105,779 14.7 3,445,825 29.4
Wholesale trade 7,497 2.0 49,321,765 32.3 87,291 7.4 2,634,472 32.1
Retail trade 23,558 4.0 37,222,865 33.9 333,931 15.6 4,089,854 32.1
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 10,009 14.2 N N 81,495 8.3 2,461,217 33.5
Service industries Taxable 30,455 12.3 25,112,448 56.3 391,385 32.0 8,758,084 48.1
Exempt 2,838 11.0 7,092,511 26.9 121,496 10.4 2,801,431 19.8
Auxiliaries 617 3.7 206,727 N 19,703 -29.8 897,219 -13.3
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