1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for North Carolina
1987 SIC Basis: Manufacturing

 

 

 

Manufacturing 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 Value of Shipments
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Manufacturing 11,971 3.8 163,729,870 27.4 789,476 1.0 21,713,029 18.3
20 Food and kindred products 472 -3.7 13,345,549 29.5 56,015 5.2 1,330,962 23.2
21 Tobacco products 20 -13.0 D N (10k-24999) N D N
22 Textile mill products 1,109 -5.1 21,834,778 6.8 158,666 -17.4 3,677,396 1.9
23 Apparel and other textile products 735 -7.0 5,499,519 19.1 51,854 -23.7 946,712 -3.3
24 Lumber and wood products 1,886 1.3 5,817,217 45.9 43,823 18.5 1,043,154 48.8
25 Furniture and fixtures 779 -1.6 6,982,645 31.7 75,938 2.9 1,709,366 18.8
26 Paper and allied products 213 6.0 5,232,627 27.9 22,667 4.9 854,151 19.7
27 Printing and publishing 1,547 5.0 3,515,512 33.8 31,910 8.3 923,449 33.1
28 Chemicals and allied products 398 5.6 21,434,504 43.8 37,878 3.5 1,455,817 18.4
29 Petroleum and coal products 32 -11.1 D N (500-999) N D N
30 Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products 509 11.9 7,625,169 40.9 45,559 16.7 1,338,119 31.3
31 Leather and leather products 44 -2.2 D N (1000-2499) N D N
32 Stone, clay, and glass products 554 9.5 3,968,610 63.5 22,447 14.3 662,990 38.4
33 Primary metal industries 113 -13.1 3,716,987 67.3 14,104 20.4 475,123 52.5
34 Fabricated metal products 838 15.1 5,606,471 38.4 34,943 15.7 1,019,579 31.1
35 Industrial machinery and equipment 1,427 11.8 18,163,606 52.3 69,205 22.3 2,117,008 3.3
36 Electronic and other electric equipment 378 8.0 12,513,397 17.8 56,273 12.4 1,820,375 29.1
37 Transportation equipment 328 22.4 D N (25k-49999) N D N
38 Instruments and related products 228 11.2 2,534,930 14.1 12,626 -9.5 421,118 1.2
39 Miscellaneous manufacturing industries 361 1.1 1,073,627 45.3 9,303 23.4 242,295 55.5
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

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