1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Minnesota
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. An alternate display has fewer columns.

SIC
de-
tail
1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales, receipts, or shipments
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
Mining 146 N N 1,739,417 1,325,031 31.3 7,155 N N 347,723 N N
Construction industries 12,709 10,664 19.2 18,208,956 12,035,648 51.3 (100,000+) 85,977 N 3,572,392 2,453,914 45.6
Manufacturing 8,471 7,691 10.1 78,725,094 57,301,995 37.4 399,756 346,639 15.3 13,759,547 10,261,516 34.1
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 6,124 5,132 19.3 16,400,262 11,947,356 37.3 103,124 86,428 19.3 3,250,254 2,375,404 36.8
Wholesale trade 10,915 10,219 6.8 103,287,268 72,451,248 42.6 147,559 123,135 19.8 5,479,893 3,819,114 43.5
Retail trade 28,378 27,710 2.4 48,814,277 35,622,218 37.0 419,310 371,951 12.7 5,423,993 4,068,740 33.3
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 12,840 10,610 21.0 N 34,482,844 N 152,750 124,756 22.4 6,232,366 4,116,265 51.4
Service industries Taxable 37,594 31,004 21.3 30,489,747 18,764,207 62.5 468,166 349,240 34.1 11,925,851 7,543,950 58.1
Exempt 6,133 5,626 9.0 12,913,528 9,717,732 32.9 222,786 208,341 6.9 5,350,092 4,346,135 23.1
Auxiliaries 943 964 -2.2 471,853 N N 96,581 92,014 5.0 5,197,842 4,064,554 27.9
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

Data in formats for downloading PDF report

Source: 1997 Economic Census, Comparative Statistics   Questions?
Last revised: July 13, 2011