1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Pennsylvania
1987 SIC Basis: Service Industries

 
Service Industries by Major Group (2-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.

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SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Service industries Taxable 85,488 9.8 70,881,373 43.5 978,912 22.8 27,644,027 47.5
Exempt 12,549 0.8 31,610,343 19.2 511,758 -0.5 13,003,161 13.2
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 1,733 15.1 D N (25k-49999) N D N
Exempt 131 N D N (250-499) N D N
72 Personal services Taxable 10,024 3.7 2,339,552 16.4 60,181 9.4 775,106 21.4
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
73 Business services Taxable 14,097 21.3 18,514,427 90.0 300,256 37.2 7,390,108 86.5
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 8,499 6.6 3,968,967 32.4 44,090 17.7 884,128 38.7
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 2,494 -7.2 1,704,233 22.6 17,932 -2.6 511,863 18.3
78 Motion pictures Taxable 1,411 -1.4 1,000,108 14.5 13,818 18.1 197,817 41.8
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 3,198 6.8 2,477,268 60.1 41,570 33.5 806,849 46.2
Exempt 857 33.1 745,568 44.9 17,379 34.3 281,438 39.5
80 Health services Taxable 22,103 1.7 16,563,987 31.1 226,435 22.8 7,515,984 32.7
Exempt 2,359 47.3 D N (100,000+) N D N
81 Legal services Taxable 6,508 9.5 5,369,187 22.1 43,766 1.8 2,147,038 24.8
Exempt 100 17.6 72,479 32.2 1,312 14.6 48,578 43.3
82 Educational services Taxable 1,025 114.0 D N (10k-24999) N D N
Exempt 257 -52.9 D N (2500-4999) N D N
83 Social services Taxable 2,869 22.7 912,511 28.2 31,687 22.1 402,470 28.7
Exempt 4,485 3.9 3,519,564 19.1 86,628 -0.3 1,386,275 17.3
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 21 23.5 D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 220 74.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
86 Membership organizations Taxable 90 N 141,381 N 1,987 N 38,808 N
Exempt 4,008 -12.5 1,499,435 5.2 28,477 -12.4 429,134 5.1
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 10,787 21.9 14,496,226 38.5 134,106 18.1 5,909,956 52.3
Exempt 132 N 497,018 N 4,627 N 181,891 N
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N N N N N N N N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Service Industries 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 Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Service industries Taxable 85,488 9.8 70,881,373 43.5 978,912 22.8 27,644,027 47.5
Exempt 12,549 0.8 31,610,343 19.2 511,758 -0.5 13,003,161 13.2
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 1,733 15.1 D N (25k-49999) N D N
Exempt 131 N D N (250-499) N D N
701 Hotels and motels Taxable 1,304 8.9 D N (25k-49999) N D N
702 Rooming and boarding houses Taxable 75 -5.1 14,072 -22.0 380 -14.4 3,869 -13.5
703 Camps and recreational vehicle parks Taxable 354 54.6 158,449 53.2 1,662 12.2 35,854 27.5
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
704 Organization hotels and lodging houses, on membership basis Exempt 131 8.3 D N (250-499) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
72 Personal services Taxable 10,024 3.7 2,339,552 16.4 60,181 9.4 775,106 21.4
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
721 Laundry, cleaning, and garment services Taxable 1,827 -4.2 736,301 4.9 16,151 -1.1 245,273 10.4
722 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 544 4.4 148,011 10.5 2,721 -3.5 36,769 7.8
723 Beauty shops % Taxable 5,158 5.0 671,471 29.2 23,515 11.6 283,398 32.5
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
724 Barber shops % Taxable 295 -9.2 26,377 8.7 813 -3.7 10,979 10.3
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
725 Shoe repair shops and shoeshine parlors Taxable 61 -37.8 D N (100-249) N D N
726 Funeral service and crematories Taxable 1,035 2.8 D N (2500-4999) N D N
729 Miscellaneous personal services Taxable 1,104 22.9 D N (10k-24999) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
73 Business services Taxable 14,097 21.3 18,514,427 90.0 300,256 37.2 7,390,108 86.5
731 Advertising Taxable 852 9.4 D N (5000-9999) N D N
732 Consumer credit and mercantile reporting agencies and adjustment and collection agencies Taxable 279 12.0 D N (5000-9999) N D N
733 Mailing, reproduction, commercial art and photography, and stenographic services Taxable 1,223 14.7 D N (10k-24999) N D N
734 Services to dwellings and other buildings Taxable 2,460 8.2 D N (25k-49999) N D N
735 Miscellaneous equipment rental and leasing Taxable 974 8.7 D N (5000-9999) N D N
736 Personnel supply services Taxable 1,541 21.2 2,411,365 85.0 95,349 55.4 1,619,883 86.0
737 Computer programming, data processing, and other computer related services Taxable 3,504 55.9 8,528,642 168.8 55,448 76.2 3,004,164 159.7
738 Miscellaneous business services Taxable 3,264 15.1 D N (50k-99999) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 8,499 6.6 3,968,967 32.4 44,090 17.7 884,128 38.7
751 Automotive rental and leasing, without drivers Taxable 437 -6.4 1,009,053 27.2 6,411 3.2 160,146 30.9
752 Automobile parking Taxable 335 -1.8 266,285 42.0 4,091 28.0 48,904 40.4
753 Automotive repair shops Taxable 6,775 6.8 2,417,131 32.2 26,651 16.4 593,316 38.4
754 Automotive services, except repair Taxable 952 16.2 276,498 46.6 6,937 34.7 81,762 58.6
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 2,494 -7.2 1,704,233 22.6 17,932 -2.6 511,863 18.3
762 Electrical repair shops Taxable 681 -15.3 484,693 1.3 5,396 -23.0 155,628 -8.7
763 Watch, clock, and jewelry repair Taxable 65 -16.7 16,026 1.5 249 -13.2 4,759 4.0
764 Reupholstery and furniture repair Taxable 263 0.8 56,281 48.9 898 30.0 21,171 110.4
769 Miscellaneous repair and related services Taxable 1,485 -3.9 1,147,233 33.8 11,389 9.3 330,305 33.3
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
78 Motion pictures Taxable 1,411 -1.4 1,000,108 14.5 13,818 18.1 197,817 41.8
781 Motion picture production and allied services Taxable 288 24.1 377,107 101.7 2,838 96.0 99,839 100.1
782 Motion picture distribution and allied services Taxable 33 -13.2 112,476 -55.4 545 -31.1 21,993 13.9
783 Motion picture theaters Taxable 241 -10.7 248,397 13.2 4,155 -0.6 27,958 -7.8
784 Video tape rental Taxable 849 -4.7 262,128 22.1 6,280 18.9 48,027 20.2
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 3,198 6.8 2,477,268 60.1 41,570 33.5 806,849 46.2
Exempt 857 33.1 745,568 44.9 17,379 34.3 281,438 39.5
791 Dance studios, schools, and halls Taxable 234 19.4 29,093 36.4 1,061 26.9 7,124 37.6
Exempt 10 N 1,239 N 57 N 436 N
792 Theatrical producers (except motion picture) bands, orchestras, and entertainers Taxable 256 19.1 190,095 37.2 1,979 6.6 42,461 50.4
Exempt 186 37.8 D N (2500-4999) N D N
793 Bowling centers Taxable 278 -11.5 107,595 1.0 3,378 -4.4 31,588 8.6
794 Commercial sports Taxable 144 15.2 768,105 N 5,010 18.2 357,259 49.2
Exempt 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
799 Miscellaneous amusement and recreation services Taxable 2,286 6.7 1,382,380 51.2 30,142 45.8 368,417 47.5
Exempt 660 29.7 546,152 38.7 14,086 40.2 214,489 41.4
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
80 Health services Taxable 22,103 1.7 16,563,987 31.1 226,435 22.8 7,515,984 32.7
Exempt 2,359 47.3 D N (100,000+) N D N
801 Offices and clinics of doctors of medicine % Taxable 8,538 -8.7 7,450,937 20.5 74,529 22.5 3,925,165 21.5
Exempt 85 N D N (1000-2499) N D N
802 Offices and clinics of dentists % Taxable 5,433 2.2 2,040,175 29.8 29,121 13.0 735,553 34.9
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
803 Offices and clinics of doctors of osteopathy Taxable 1,018 -4.1 485,775 8.6 6,302 7.1 220,282 9.7
804 Offices and clinics of other health practitioners Taxable 4,566 24.5 1,488,499 44.2 22,531 48.0 582,995 76.3
805 Nursing and personal care facilities Taxable 755 26.3 2,196,314 54.8 48,957 17.4 953,789 51.9
Exempt 1,286 N 3,002,134 N 73,818 N 1,355,920 N
806 Hospitals Taxable 30 20.0 589,591 84.6 6,961 35.8 203,876 60.7
Exempt 268 -7.3 19,716,444 11.4 260,036 -10.5 8,306,834 4.1
807 Medical and dental laboratories Taxable 714 -5.3 946,202 31.3 9,287 5.5 319,296 47.4
808 Home health care services Taxable 596 63.7 776,114 101.2 21,830 61.0 379,887 117.1
Exempt 212 28.5 467,826 59.9 11,840 42.0 255,164 66.8
809 Miscellaneous health and allied services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 453 -25.4 590,380 6.8 6,917 -7.7 195,141 -5.8
Exempt 508 N D N (10k-24999) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
81 Legal services Taxable 6,508 9.5 5,369,187 22.1 43,766 1.8 2,147,038 24.8
Exempt 100 17.6 72,479 32.2 1,312 14.6 48,578 43.3
811 Legal services Taxable 6,508 9.5 5,369,187 22.1 43,766 1.8 2,147,038 24.8
Exempt 100 17.6 72,479 32.2 1,312 14.6 48,578 43.3
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
82 Educational services Taxable 1,025 114.0 D N (10k-24999) N D N
Exempt 257 -52.9 D N (2500-4999) N D N
823 Libraries % Taxable 385 N 129,439 N 3,901 N 52,756 N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
824 Vocational schools Taxable 281 51.1 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 72 33.3 D N (500-999) N D N
829 Schools and educational services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 359 26.4 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 185 12.1 102,531 30.9 2,343 9.2 38,853 43.3
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
83 Social services Taxable 2,869 22.7 912,511 28.2 31,687 22.1 402,470 28.7
Exempt 4,485 3.9 3,519,564 19.1 86,628 -0.3 1,386,275 17.3
832 Individual and family social services Taxable 426 91.9 142,348 99.1 2,598 46.3 55,919 87.4
Exempt 2,180 43.0 1,548,552 107.9 38,722 66.1 654,399 95.1
833 Job training and vocational rehabilitation services Taxable 107 5.9 109,268 29.3 2,850 49.1 57,457 32.5
Exempt 246 -13.1 313,903 10.1 14,374 -3.2 149,614 8.9
835 Child daycare services Taxable 1,690 30.6 344,804 80.4 16,641 50.9 170,046 85.2
Exempt 840 12.9 248,075 45.4 11,504 23.4 135,782 52.1
836 Residential care Taxable 646 1.1 316,091 2.7 9,598 -4.7 119,048 -2.7
Exempt 575 N 619,686 N 15,445 N 287,211 N
839 Social services, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
Exempt 644 N 789,348 N 6,583 N 159,269 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 21 23.5 D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 220 74.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
841 Museums and art galleries Taxable 16 23.1 D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 202 78.8 267,898 N 3,271 N 59,818 N
842 Arboreta and botanical or zoological gardens Taxable 5 25.0 D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 18 38.5 D N (500-999) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
86 Membership organizations Taxable 90 N 141,381 N 1,987 N 38,808 N
Exempt 4,008 -12.5 1,499,435 5.2 28,477 -12.4 429,134 5.1
861 Business associations Exempt 494 1.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
862 Professional membership organizations Exempt 281 5.2 364,167 11.5 2,749 -18.8 100,216 7.7
864 Civic, social, and fraternal associations Exempt 3,007 -9.0 769,373 9.5 21,354 -2.6 210,471 14.8
869 Membership organizations, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 90 N 141,381 N 1,987 N 38,808 N
Exempt 226 N D N (1000-2499) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 10,787 21.9 14,496,226 38.5 134,106 18.1 5,909,956 52.3
Exempt 132 N 497,018 N 4,627 N 181,891 N
871 Engineering, architectural, and surveying services Taxable 3,120 12.7 D N (50k-99999) N D N
872 Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping services Taxable 2,988 6.6 D N (25k-49999) N D N
873 Research, development, and testing services (except noncommercial research organizations) Taxable 699 16.1 1,845,126 47.2 16,683 3.5 687,558 30.8
Exempt 123 -31.7 416,619 38.1 4,278 7.9 166,397 35.5
874 Management and public relations services Taxable 3,980 48.8 D N (25k-49999) N D N
Exempt 9 N 80,399 N 349 N 15,494 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N N N N N N N N
899 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N N N N N N N N
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