1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for New York
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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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 359 -14.3 608,978 -1.3 3,879 -20.8 142,426 1.8
Construction industries 35,989 -1.5 43,762,820 39.6 271,483 5.5 9,559,421 26.2
Manufacturing 23,997 -7.4 168,162,761 9.7 860,233 -10.0 30,405,687 3.7
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 18,299 7.4 85,434,885 28.0 403,558 11.1 16,409,597 25.4
Wholesale trade 41,060 0.3 328,515,445 13.7 450,559 3.9 18,292,181 20.1
Retail trade 109,098 -1.5 148,865,467 25.2 1,181,372 8.5 18,094,333 21.7
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 54,966 5.9 N N 771,470 4.8 58,600,613 54.7
Service industries Taxable 145,612 8.9 147,920,576 43.6 1,582,735 17.7 52,238,947 37.4
Exempt 17,786 9.0 62,760,955 28.0 900,533 3.4 26,990,762 17.5
Auxiliaries 2,687 -6.2 1,967,385 N 203,138 -17.7 13,989,519 13.8
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