1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Nevada
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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1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales, receipts, or shipments
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
Mining 254 297 -14.5 3,235,392 2,591,895 24.8 14,064 12,160 15.7 626,820 479,449 30.7
Construction industries 4,212 3,311 27.2 D 5,321,223 N 68,283 41,031 66.4 2,233,287 1,165,636 91.6
Manufacturing 1,648 1,211 36.1 6,673,683 3,298,904 102.3 39,954 26,848 48.8 1,241,068 703,831 76.3
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 1,613 1,213 33.0 5,723,497 3,575,629 60.1 35,946 27,728 29.6 1,104,838 802,438 37.7
Wholesale trade 2,627 2,075 26.6 14,067,392 7,811,988 80.1 32,203 21,833 47.5 1,051,407 606,531 73.3
Retail trade 9,002 7,502 20.0 19,019,702 11,546,436 64.7 137,171 99,279 38.2 2,224,801 1,422,269 56.4
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 5,177 3,678 40.8 N 6,107,876 N 40,038 28,366 41.1 1,279,439 725,581 76.3
Service industries Taxable 14,130 10,766 31.2 25,459,043 16,585,314 53.5 351,412 256,062 37.2 8,534,541 5,430,534 57.2
Exempt 813 661 23.0 1,437,353 1,012,714 41.9 20,265 16,475 23.0 560,327 381,693 46.8
Auxiliaries 296 240 23.3 D N N 8,753 6,242 40.2 397,562 211,504 88.0
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