1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Mississippi
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 377 N 655,738 -18.0 4,170 N 117,437 N
Construction industries 4,746 20.5 6,040,116 87.5 47,242 36.7 1,144,991 76.3
Manufacturing 3,729 1.5 40,608,792 23.6 234,764 -0.1 5,745,062 16.3
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 3,649 22.9 8,011,288 26.0 46,325 11.3 1,448,856 28.2
Wholesale trade 3,881 0.3 20,072,266 26.9 43,026 7.7 1,163,509 27.3
Retail trade 15,786 3.3 20,923,871 41.6 194,483 28.8 2,257,567 41.4
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 5,521 7.2 N N 39,365 6.6 1,102,195 32.5
Service industries Taxable 14,781 15.8 10,660,675 94.3 179,905 66.2 3,855,275 93.6
Exempt 1,703 3.7 4,552,671 53.7 74,373 22.0 1,743,295 43.0
Auxiliaries 335 15.1 35,573 N 14,119 20.3 469,982 54.4
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