1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Minnesota
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.
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SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  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
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 540 495 9.1 D 287,328 N (10k-24999) 10,892 N D 114,802 N
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 3,034 2,407 26.0 D 3,321,503 N (25k-49999) 30,802 N D 745,973 N
44 Water transportation 115 106 8.5 D 221,543 N (500-999) 820 N D 34,579 N
45 Transportation by air %% 176 140 25.7 D 356,409 N (2500-4999) 3,057 N D 73,536 N
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 13 8 62.5 D 123,705 N (250-499) 263 N D 12,027 N
47 Transportation services 942 784 20.2 D 358,217 N (5000-9999) 6,368 N D 139,949 N
48 Communications 913 841 8.6 5,250,486 3,233,974 62.4 24,251 18,710 29.6 896,165 583,864 53.5
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 391 351 11.4 D 4,044,677 N (10k-24999) 15,516 N D 670,674 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

 

 

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. An alternate display has fewer columns.

SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  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
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 540 495 9.1 D 287,328 N (10k-24999) 10,892 N D 114,802 N
411 Local and suburban passenger transportation 193 149 29.5 D 80,325 N (2500-4999) 2,659 N D 35,910 N
4111 Local and suburban transit 20 20 0.0 23,820 8,432 182.5 570 314 81.5 8,640 4,011 115.4
4119 Other local passenger transportation 173 129 34.1 D 71,893 N (2500-4999) 2,345 N D 31,899 N
412 Taxi service 47 44 6.8 16,531 12,157 36.0 441 408 8.1 6,345 4,562 39.1
4121 Taxi service 47 44 6.8 16,531 12,157 36.0 441 408 8.1 6,345 4,562 39.1
413 Interurban and rural bus transportation 12 13 -7.7 12,526 11,259 11.3 274 174 57.5 3,716 2,817 31.9
4131 Interurban and rural bus transportation 12 13 -7.7 12,526 11,259 11.3 274 174 57.5 3,716 2,817 31.9
414 Charter bus service 47 42 11.9 35,139 25,698 36.7 833 644 29.3 10,909 8,035 35.8
4141 Charter bus service, local 15 15 0.0 11,734 11,536 1.7 306 279 9.7 4,425 4,147 6.7
4142 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 32 27 18.5 23,405 14,162 65.3 527 365 44.4 6,484 3,888 66.8
415 School bus service 240 247 -2.8 212,271 157,889 34.4 8,042 7,007 14.8 89,375 63,478 40.8
4151 School bus service 240 247 -2.8 212,271 157,889 34.4 8,042 7,007 14.8 89,375 63,478 40.8
417 Bus terminal and service facilities 1 0 N D 0 N (1-19) 0 N D 0 N
4173 Bus terminal and service facilities 1 0 N D 0 N (1-19) 0 N D 0 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 3,034 2,407 26.0 D 3,321,503 N (25k-49999) 30,802 N D 745,973 N
421 Trucking and courier services, except air 2,903 2,284 27.1 D 3,226,899 N (25k-49999) 29,728 N D 722,988 N
4212 Local trucking without storage 1,544 1,277 20.9 D 867,707 N (5000-9999) 8,235 N D 176,431 N
4213 Trucking, except local 1,148 831 38.1 2,550,846 1,851,565 37.8 17,128 14,160 21.0 553,946 387,934 42.8
4214 Local trucking with storage 41 56 -26.8 50,646 36,788 37.7 659 658 0.2 16,671 12,730 31.0
4215 Courier services, except by air 170 120 41.7 537,313 470,839 14.1 9,170 6,675 37.4 217,572 145,893 49.1
422 Public warehousing and storage 131 123 6.5 D 94,604 N (1000-2499) 1,074 N D 22,985 N
4221 Farm product warehousing and storage facilities 7 12 -41.7 10,625 10,255 3.6 35 82 -57.3 1,006 2,138 -52.9
4222 Refrigerated products warehousing 23 28 -17.9 25,551 25,472 0.3 247 301 -17.9 6,795 6,317 7.6
4225 General warehousing and storage 93 68 36.8 122,621 39,720 208.7 623 421 48.0 15,032 8,159 84.2
4226 Other special warehousing and storage 8 15 -46.7 D 19,157 N (100-249) 270 N D 6,371 N
423 Trucking terminal facilities 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4231 Trucking terminal facilities 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
44 Water transportation 115 106 8.5 D 221,543 N (500-999) 820 N D 34,579 N
441 Deep sea freight transportation 4 2 100.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4412 Deep sea freight transportation 4 2 100.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
442 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 1 0 N D 0 N (20-99) 0 N D 0 N
4424 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 1 0 N D 0 N (20-99) 0 N D 0 N
443 Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway freight transportation 1 2 -50.0 D D N (100-249) (100-249) N D D N
4432 Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway freight transportation 1 2 -50.0 D D N (100-249) (100-249) N D D N
444 Inland waterways freight transportation 5 5 0.0 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
4449 Inland waterways freight transportation 5 5 0.0 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
448 Water transportation of passengers 14 11 27.3 D 5,483 N (100-249) 30 N D 1,465 N
4481 Deep sea passenger transportation, except by ferry 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4482 Ferry transportation 1 1 0.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4489 Water transportation of passengers, not elsewhere classified 13 10 30.0 D D N (100-249) (20-99) N D D N
449 Services incidental to water transportation 90 86 4.7 D D N (250-499) (500-999) N D D N
4491 Marine cargo handling and operation of port and waterfront terminals 11 12 -8.3 D 14,679 N (100-249) 104 N D 4,591 N
4492 Towing and tugboat services 6 8 -25.0 D 9,548 N (20-99) 120 N D 3,547 N
4493 Marinas 60 55 9.1 30,129 D N 239 (250-499) N 6,463 D N
4499 Other water transportation services 13 11 18.2 D 2,004 N (20-99) 14 N D 285 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
45 Transportation by air %% 176 140 25.7 D 356,409 N (2500-4999) 3,057 N D 73,536 N
451 Scheduled air transportation and air courier services %% 65 47 38.3 347,890 237,978 46.2 2,656 1,877 41.5 79,195 51,781 52.9
4512 Scheduled air transportation %% 24 12 100.0 138,113 74,779 84.7 847 608 39.3 30,114 16,737 79.9
4513 Air courier services 41 35 17.1 209,777 163,199 28.5 1,809 1,269 42.6 49,081 35,044 40.1
452 Nonscheduled air transportation 35 33 6.1 D 27,100 N (250-499) 264 N D 7,932 N
4522 Nonscheduled air transportation 35 33 6.1 D 27,100 N (250-499) 264 N D 7,932 N
458 Airport terminal services 76 60 26.7 D 91,331 N (1000-2499) 916 N D 13,823 N
4581 Airport terminal services 76 60 26.7 D 91,331 N (1000-2499) 916 N D 13,823 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 13 8 62.5 D 123,705 N (250-499) 263 N D 12,027 N
461 Pipelines, except natural gas 13 8 62.5 D 123,705 N (250-499) 263 N D 12,027 N
4612 Pipeline transportation of crude oil 3 2 50.0 D D N (100-249) (100-249) N D D N
4613 Pipeline transportation of refined petroleum products 9 2 350.0 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
4619 All other pipeline transportation 1 4 -75.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
47 Transportation services 942 784 20.2 D 358,217 N (5000-9999) 6,368 N D 139,949 N
472 Arrangement of passenger transportation 648 545 18.9 D 202,200 N (5000-9999) 4,403 N D 88,663 N
4724 Travel agencies 566 470 20.4 205,727 121,938 68.7 3,947 2,877 37.2 91,515 56,121 63.1
4725 Tour operators 68 59 15.3 73,119 49,346 48.2 1,416 1,029 37.6 26,152 21,874 19.6
4729 Arrangement of passenger transportation, not elsewhere classified 14 16 -12.5 D 30,916 N (100-249) 497 N D 10,668 N
473 Freight shipping services 259 203 27.6 286,290 127,902 123.8 2,214 1,448 52.9 83,196 42,933 93.8
4731 Freight shipping services 259 203 27.6 286,290 127,902 123.8 2,214 1,448 52.9 83,196 42,933 93.8
474 Railroad car rental 1 3 -66.7 D 1,759 N (1-19) 5 N D 342 N
4741 Railroad car rental 1 3 -66.7 D 1,759 N (1-19) 5 N D 342 N
478 Miscellaneous services incidental to transportation 34 33 3.0 D 26,356 N (100-249) 512 N D 8,011 N
4783 Packing and crating 13 17 -23.5 D 21,555 N (20-99) 409 N D 6,060 N
4785 Fixed facilities, inspection, and weighing services 4 4 0.0 D 1,361 N (20-99) 56 N D 675 N
4789 Transportation services, not elsewhere classified 17 12 41.7 D 3,440 N (100-249) 47 N D 1,276 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
48 Communications 913 841 8.6 5,250,486 3,233,974 62.4 24,251 18,710 29.6 896,165 583,864 53.5
481 Telephone 588 523 12.4 3,701,873 2,674,122 38.4 16,230 12,391 31.0 646,044 437,457 47.7
4812 Radiotelephone 101 54 87.0 D 217,282 N (2500-4999) 792 N D 26,556 N
4813 Other telephone 487 469 3.8 D 2,456,840 N (10k-24999) 11,599 N D 410,901 N
482 Telegraph communications 3 9 -66.7 D 7,664 N (20-99) 21 N D 751 N
4822 Telegraph communications 3 9 -66.7 D 7,664 N (20-99) 21 N D 751 N
483 Radio and television broadcasting 201 192 4.7 621,458 280,503 121.6 5,620 4,421 27.1 167,630 103,336 62.2
4832 Radio broadcasting 168 166 1.2 247,307 125,306 97.4 3,531 2,942 20.0 85,715 57,541 49.0
4833 Television broadcasting 33 26 26.9 374,151 155,197 141.1 2,089 1,479 41.2 81,915 45,795 78.9
484 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 92 97 -5.2 865,878 251,662 244.1 1,979 1,694 16.8 65,769 36,416 80.6
4841 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 92 97 -5.2 865,878 251,662 244.1 1,979 1,694 16.8 65,769 36,416 80.6
489 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 29 20 45.0 D 20,023 N (250-499) 183 N D 5,904 N
4899 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 29 20 45.0 D 20,023 N (250-499) 183 N D 5,904 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 391 351 11.4 D 4,044,677 N (10k-24999) 15,516 N D 670,674 N
491 Electric services 127 112 13.4 1,808,685 D N 5,543 (2500-4999) N 288,380 D N
4911 Electric services 127 112 13.4 1,808,685 D N 5,543 (2500-4999) N 288,380 D N
492 Gas production and distribution 84 82 2.4 D 753,069 N (1000-2499) 2,104 N D 80,325 N
493 Combination utility services 28 32 -12.5 D D N (5000-9999) (5000-9999) N D D N
494 Water supply 6 3 100.0 D D N (20-99) (1-19) N D D N
4941 Water supply 6 3 100.0 D D N (20-99) (1-19) N D D N
495 Sanitary services 138 115 20.0 D 159,808 N (1000-2499) 1,191 N D 30,452 N
496 Steam and air-conditioning supply 7 6 16.7 D 44,361 N (100-249) 125 N D 4,890 N
4961 Steam and air-conditioning supply 7 6 16.7 D 44,361 N (100-249) 125 N D 4,890 N
497 Irrigation systems 1 1 0.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4971 Irrigation systems 1 1 0.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D 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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