1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Louisiana
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 %% ** 5,617 17.4 19,654,813 16.1 105,779 14.7 3,445,825 29.4
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 222 -15.9 D N (5000-9999) N D N
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 2,224 40.6 D N (25k-49999) N D N
44 Water transportation 871 4.9 3,419,836 25.5 24,320 13.2 736,053 47.2
45 Transportation by air %% 164 26.2 D N (5000-9999) N D N
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 53 -1.9 D N (500-999) N D N
47 Transportation services 645 5.0 D N (2500-4999) N D N
48 Communications 725 8.5 D N (10k-24999) N D N
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 713 11.2 8,220,389 3.6 16,902 -16.2 789,382 -3.3
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 %% ** 5,617 17.4 19,654,813 16.1 105,779 14.7 3,445,825 29.4
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 222 -15.9 D N (5000-9999) N D N
411 Local and suburban passenger transportation 138 -23.3 D N (5000-9999) N D N
4111 Local and suburban transit 8 0.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4119 Other local passenger transportation 130 -24.4 D N (2500-4999) N D N
412 Taxi service 35 -2.8 6,689 -24.4 187 -27.8 2,173 -18.8
4121 Taxi service 35 -2.8 6,689 -24.4 187 -27.8 2,173 -18.8
413 Interurban and rural bus transportation 10 -28.6 15,099 33.6 246 43.0 4,608 125.2
4131 Interurban and rural bus transportation 10 -28.6 15,099 33.6 246 43.0 4,608 125.2
414 Charter bus service 23 35.3 29,034 98.3 572 188.9 9,203 134.2
4141 Charter bus service, local 9 28.6 17,890 N 333 N 5,355 N
4142 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 14 40.0 11,144 N 239 N 3,848 N
415 School bus service 16 -5.9 917 12.5 37 -32.7 318 21.8
4151 School bus service 16 -5.9 917 12.5 37 -32.7 318 21.8
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 2,224 40.6 D N (25k-49999) N D N
421 Trucking and courier services, except air 2,003 38.7 D N (25k-49999) N D N
4212 Local trucking without storage 1,011 42.4 627,167 38.8 6,980 31.7 149,051 49.4
4213 Trucking, except local 868 38.9 1,296,683 24.8 13,900 41.1 387,076 57.5
4214 Local trucking with storage 35 -32.7 D N (500-999) N D N
4215 Courier services, except by air 89 56.1 D N (5000-9999) N D N
422 Public warehousing and storage 221 60.1 280,177 -11.5 2,502 -10.4 66,135 -25.9
4221 Farm product warehousing and storage facilities 18 0.0 54,395 -4.0 421 -17.1 8,542 -24.6
4222 Refrigerated products warehousing 10 11.1 18,579 79.7 228 91.6 5,905 106.2
4225 General warehousing and storage 159 106.5 86,382 180.3 1,078 177.8 22,827 180.4
4226 Other special warehousing and storage 34 0.0 120,821 -44.7 775 -56.4 28,861 -56.9
423 Trucking terminal facilities 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4231 Trucking terminal 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
44 Water transportation 871 4.9 3,419,836 25.5 24,320 13.2 736,053 47.2
441 Deep sea freight transportation 35 150.0 327,116 -47.6 1,696 -20.8 35,144 -47.0
4412 Deep sea freight transportation 35 150.0 327,116 -47.6 1,696 -20.8 35,144 -47.0
442 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 69 13.1 533,800 75.8 3,825 74.7 120,245 141.6
4424 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 69 13.1 533,800 75.8 3,825 74.7 120,245 141.6
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 51 54.5 377,802 9.2 1,340 -11.0 45,687 13.4
4449 Inland waterways freight transportation 51 54.5 377,802 9.2 1,340 -11.0 45,687 13.4
448 Water transportation of passengers 76 22.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
4481 Deep sea passenger transportation, except by ferry 8 -42.9 D N (20-99) N D N
4482 Ferry transportation 9 28.6 D N (20-99) N D N
4489 Water transportation of passengers, not elsewhere classified 59 43.9 293,156 195.0 2,385 70.0 63,161 127.3
449 Services incidental to water transportation 640 -3.0 D N (10k-24999) N D N
4491 Marine cargo handling and operation of port and waterfront terminals 84 -19.2 483,444 -0.7 4,107 -9.5 131,594 17.7
4492 Towing and tugboat services 284 -12.6 871,967 41.7 7,085 -4.0 226,101 43.7
4493 Marinas 86 50.9 38,354 41.1 451 16.8 9,065 121.7
4499 Other water transportation services 186 6.9 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
45 Transportation by air %% 164 26.2 D N (5000-9999) N D N
451 Scheduled air transportation and air courier services %% 60 17.6 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4512 Scheduled air transportation %% 15 15.4 56,850 23.7 344 -1.4 12,824 18.7
4513 Air courier services 45 18.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
452 Nonscheduled air transportation 49 14.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4522 Nonscheduled air transportation 49 14.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
458 Airport terminal services 55 52.8 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4581 Airport terminal services 55 52.8 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
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 53 -1.9 D N (500-999) N D N
461 Pipelines, except natural gas 53 -1.9 D N (500-999) N D N
4612 Pipeline transportation of crude oil 35 0.0 286,965 N 487 N 25,891 N
4613 Pipeline transportation of refined petroleum products 16 0.0 D N (100-249) N D N
4619 All other pipeline transportation 2 -33.3 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
47 Transportation services 645 5.0 D N (2500-4999) N D N
472 Arrangement of passenger transportation 304 -5.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4724 Travel agencies 254 -8.3 79,159 63.7 1,352 3.5 28,767 37.6
4725 Tour operators 39 34.5 D N (250-499) N D N
4729 Arrangement of passenger transportation, not elsewhere classified 11 -21.4 D N (20-99) N D N
473 Freight shipping services 265 10.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4731 Freight shipping services 265 10.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
474 Railroad car rental 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
4741 Railroad car rental 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
478 Miscellaneous services incidental to transportation 75 38.9 114,867 142.7 818 21.5 24,592 39.4
4783 Packing and crating 11 10.0 5,726 130.7 83 151.5 1,611 182.1
4785 Fixed facilities, inspection, and weighing services 33 94.1 38,146 99.7 346 28.6 12,655 55.3
4789 Transportation services, not elsewhere classified 31 14.8 70,995 175.7 389 4.9 10,326 15.8
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
48 Communications 725 8.5 D N (10k-24999) N D N
481 Telephone 456 15.7 D N (10k-24999) N D N
4812 Radiotelephone 108 129.8 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4813 Other telephone 348 0.3 D N (5000-9999) N D N
482 Telegraph communications 1 -83.3 D N (1-19) N D N
4822 Telegraph communications 1 -83.3 D N (1-19) N D N
483 Radio and television broadcasting 172 -0.6 401,495 45.0 4,098 -1.9 122,555 28.9
4832 Radio broadcasting 135 -2.9 132,750 33.9 2,020 -11.9 45,846 15.1
4833 Television broadcasting 37 8.8 268,745 51.2 2,078 10.3 76,709 38.7
484 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 80 -3.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
4841 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 80 -3.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
489 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 16 33.3 D N (100-249) N D N
4899 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 16 33.3 D N (100-249) 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 713 11.2 8,220,389 3.6 16,902 -16.2 789,382 -3.3
491 Electric services 204 50.0 4,670,827 N 8,790 N 469,249 N
4911 Electric services 204 50.0 4,670,827 N 8,790 N 469,249 N
492 Gas production and distribution 183 -4.2 D N (2500-4999) N D N
493 Combination utility services 15 -70.6 D N (250-499) N D N
494 Water supply 192 13.6 D N (500-999) N D N
4941 Water supply 192 13.6 D N (500-999) N D N
495 Sanitary services 118 31.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
496 Steam and air-conditioning supply 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4961 Steam and air-conditioning supply 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
497 Irrigation systems 1 -66.7 D N (1-19) N D N
4971 Irrigation systems 1 -66.7 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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Source: 1997 Economic Census, Comparative Statistics   - Questions?
Last revised: July 13, 2011