1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Montana
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 300 -16.0 1,299,511 -1.9 5,348 2.5 216,738 22.2
Construction industries 3,392 32.4 2,236,830 53.6 17,987 34.5 D N
Manufacturing 1,485 8.9 5,222,699 26.3 22,526 5.1 626,561 16.5
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 1,669 8.9 2,770,535 17.9 16,902 -1.3 486,865 11.6
Wholesale trade 1,939 4.6 8,249,519 40.2 17,417 6.2 439,090 28.0
Retail trade 7,387 8.5 8,014,759 28.3 75,840 17.8 919,324 31.8
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 2,574 19.3 D N (10k-24999) N D N
Service industries Taxable 8,324 21.0 3,283,738 49.5 59,464 35.1 1,131,361 56.7
Exempt 1,461 8.2 1,646,546 32.4 33,381 13.8 673,688 28.6
Auxiliaries 120 11.1 17,214 N 1,986 10.2 74,218 14.8
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