1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for North Dakota
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 229 -13.9 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Construction industries 2,008 19.7 1,822,852 56.3 15,693 33.0 D N
Manufacturing 742 12.8 5,196,919 48.6 23,218 26.8 627,982 44.1
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 1,431 11.4 2,700,295 27.0 16,236 19.0 467,406 33.3
Wholesale trade 1,963 -5.9 9,490,288 24.9 20,321 10.1 539,816 32.8
Retail trade 4,810 0.4 6,382,015 35.9 59,130 14.3 682,581 32.7
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 1,991 8.0 N N 14,314 16.6 371,627 32.4
Service industries Taxable 4,560 8.0 2,543,573 61.4 46,358 42.3 943,973 53.3
Exempt 1,175 5.9 1,658,229 26.4 37,802 2.9 715,278 22.3
Auxiliaries 91 1.1 D N 1,915 -11.0 71,338 28.1
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