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 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
Mining 254 -14.5 3,235,392 24.8 14,064 15.7 626,820 30.7
Construction industries 4,212 27.2 D N 68,283 66.4 2,233,287 91.6
Manufacturing 1,648 36.1 6,673,683 102.3 39,954 48.8 1,241,068 76.3
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 1,613 33.0 5,723,497 60.1 35,946 29.6 1,104,838 37.7
Wholesale trade 2,627 26.6 14,067,392 80.1 32,203 47.5 1,051,407 73.3
Retail trade 9,002 20.0 19,019,702 64.7 137,171 38.2 2,224,801 56.4
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 5,177 40.8 N N 40,038 41.1 1,279,439 76.3
Service industries Taxable 14,130 31.2 25,459,043 53.5 351,412 37.2 8,534,541 57.2
Exempt 813 23.0 1,437,353 41.9 20,265 23.0 560,327 46.8
Auxiliaries 296 23.3 D N 8,753 40.2 397,562 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