1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Pennsylvania
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.
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SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Value of Shipments
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  Manufacturing 17,207 17,537 -1.9 177,169,793 139,201,057 27.3 857,041 863,994 -0.8 28,688,934 24,534,490 16.9
20 Food and kindred products 1,047 1,111 -5.8 22,502,077 19,455,619 15.7 78,857 81,135 -2.8 2,441,328 2,151,637 13.5
21 Tobacco products 9 10 -10.0 410,657 107,660 281.4 880 894 -1.6 25,793 17,982 43.4
22 Textile mill products 290 322 -9.9 2,504,823 2,172,257 15.3 20,118 22,085 -8.9 498,573 449,633 10.9
23 Apparel and other textile products 959 1,195 -19.7 3,941,595 3,762,853 4.8 43,427 63,409 -31.5 808,872 955,995 -15.4
24 Lumber and wood products 1,582 1,498 5.6 3,984,014 2,762,794 44.2 32,183 27,030 19.1 765,024 560,059 36.6
25 Furniture and fixtures 493 501 -1.6 2,181,739 1,727,119 26.3 17,423 18,188 -4.2 478,031 428,681 11.5
26 Paper and allied products 352 365 -3.6 9,105,277 7,595,189 19.9 33,708 35,520 -5.1 1,139,407 1,130,365 0.8
27 Printing and publishing 2,421 2,616 -7.5 D 9,670,229 N (50k-99999) 84,841 N D 2,295,898 N
28 Chemicals and allied products 559 572 -2.3 D 14,440,577 N (25k-49999) 33,294 N D 1,264,713 N
29 Petroleum and coal products 161 155 3.9 D 8,990,378 N (5000-9999) 7,079 N D 277,911 N
30 Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products 786 742 5.9 7,851,494 5,069,358 54.9 48,772 41,803 16.7 1,470,212 1,039,959 41.4
31 Leather and leather products 66 84 -21.4 627,501 754,973 -16.9 4,729 5,929 -20.2 94,636 109,080 -13.2
32 Stone, clay, and glass products 821 844 -2.7 6,117,620 4,813,090 27.1 33,411 35,823 -6.7 1,119,729 1,027,393 9.0
33 Primary metal industries 490 510 -3.9 18,134,585 14,275,601 27.0 69,661 73,575 -5.3 2,803,921 2,576,877 8.8
34 Fabricated metal products 1,898 1,913 -0.8 13,358,251 9,930,117 34.5 86,803 82,642 5.0 2,867,481 2,375,821 20.7
35 Industrial machinery and equipment 2,827 2,716 4.1 14,703,751 9,928,029 48.1 94,081 84,832 10.9 3,437,333 2,671,402 28.7
36 Electronic and other electric equipment 818 827 -1.1 15,071,948 9,274,066 62.5 69,115 64,996 6.3 2,438,286 1,882,038 29.6
37 Transportation equipment 332 325 2.2 9,247,816 7,391,027 25.1 44,842 44,962 -0.3 1,858,158 1,618,380 14.8
38 Instruments and related products 640 578 10.7 5,017,383 4,658,861 7.7 34,596 36,680 -5.7 1,273,657 1,210,674 5.2
39 Miscellaneous manufacturing industries 656 653 0.5 3,095,402 2,421,260 27.8 20,443 19,277 6.0 600,443 489,992 22.5
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Last revised: July 13, 2011