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.
For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table. "% chg" columns show percent change between 1992 and 1997. An alternate display has 1992 columns.

SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Value of Shipments
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Manufacturing 17,207 -1.9 177,169,793 27.3 857,041 -0.8 28,688,934 16.9
20 Food and kindred products 1,047 -5.8 22,502,077 15.7 78,857 -2.8 2,441,328 13.5
21 Tobacco products 9 -10.0 410,657 281.4 880 -1.6 25,793 43.4
22 Textile mill products 290 -9.9 2,504,823 15.3 20,118 -8.9 498,573 10.9
23 Apparel and other textile products 959 -19.7 3,941,595 4.8 43,427 -31.5 808,872 -15.4
24 Lumber and wood products 1,582 5.6 3,984,014 44.2 32,183 19.1 765,024 36.6
25 Furniture and fixtures 493 -1.6 2,181,739 26.3 17,423 -4.2 478,031 11.5
26 Paper and allied products 352 -3.6 9,105,277 19.9 33,708 -5.1 1,139,407 0.8
27 Printing and publishing 2,421 -7.5 D N (50k-99999) N D N
28 Chemicals and allied products 559 -2.3 D N (25k-49999) N D N
29 Petroleum and coal products 161 3.9 D N (5000-9999) N D N
30 Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products 786 5.9 7,851,494 54.9 48,772 16.7 1,470,212 41.4
31 Leather and leather products 66 -21.4 627,501 -16.9 4,729 -20.2 94,636 -13.2
32 Stone, clay, and glass products 821 -2.7 6,117,620 27.1 33,411 -6.7 1,119,729 9.0
33 Primary metal industries 490 -3.9 18,134,585 27.0 69,661 -5.3 2,803,921 8.8
34 Fabricated metal products 1,898 -0.8 13,358,251 34.5 86,803 5.0 2,867,481 20.7
35 Industrial machinery and equipment 2,827 4.1 14,703,751 48.1 94,081 10.9 3,437,333 28.7
36 Electronic and other electric equipment 818 -1.1 15,071,948 62.5 69,115 6.3 2,438,286 29.6
37 Transportation equipment 332 2.2 9,247,816 25.1 44,842 -0.3 1,858,158 14.8
38 Instruments and related products 640 10.7 5,017,383 7.7 34,596 -5.7 1,273,657 5.2
39 Miscellaneous manufacturing industries 656 0.5 3,095,402 27.8 20,443 6.0 600,443 22.5
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: 1997 Economic Census, Comparative Statistics   - Questions?
Last revised: July 13, 2011