1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for South Carolina
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 25,349 17.9 20,635,494 88.8 325,235 39.6 7,380,548 69.7
Exempt 2,483 19.5 5,331,827 26.9 86,217 13.6 2,098,174 23.8
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 1,067 11.8 1,207,022 31.4 24,043 13.0 300,071 33.6
Exempt 4 N 1,372 N 45 N 493 N
72 Personal services Taxable 2,705 10.4 641,600 34.4 17,516 12.4 215,385 30.8
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
73 Business services Taxable 4,224 30.6 3,925,209 96.6 117,280 59.9 2,017,696 109.6
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 2,545 16.9 1,035,264 54.6 13,393 37.1 242,173 61.1
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 1,082 -1.0 549,068 57.8 6,186 11.6 152,600 44.1
78 Motion pictures Taxable 524 8.9 D N (2500-4999) N D N
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 1,454 32.3 1,096,548 111.9 18,725 83.9 248,775 91.3
Exempt 187 37.5 128,133 61.1 3,554 57.7 48,798 68.6
80 Health services Taxable 5,140 10.7 5,070,385 61.8 67,779 35.4 2,244,615 60.9
Exempt 397 76.4 4,362,010 25.4 62,873 11.4 1,756,907 21.9
81 Legal services Taxable 2,095 19.1 1,148,281 49.4 11,060 19.7 464,727 48.1
Exempt 39 21.9 D N (100-249) N D N
82 Educational services Taxable 151 30.2 D N (500-999) N D N
Exempt 48 65.5 D N (100-249) N D N
83 Social services Taxable 1,154 9.7 252,045 49.3 10,832 32.6 113,586 56.0
Exempt 980 23.7 480,340 44.2 13,435 21.0 179,060 35.9
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 15 7.1 19,861 173.8 324 58.8 5,305 137.4
Exempt 45 66.7 D N (250-499) N D N
86 Membership organizations Taxable 5 N 7,378 N 163 N 1,826 N
Exempt 766 -4.7 273,393 14.0 5,297 1.9 90,646 21.0
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 3,052 32.2 5,372,469 214.7 32,752 34.4 1,304,665 69.0
Exempt 17 N D N (100-249) N D N
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N N D N N N D 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 25,349 17.9 20,635,494 88.8 325,235 39.6 7,380,548 69.7
Exempt 2,483 19.5 5,331,827 26.9 86,217 13.6 2,098,174 23.8
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 1,067 11.8 1,207,022 31.4 24,043 13.0 300,071 33.6
Exempt 4 N 1,372 N 45 N 493 N
701 Hotels and motels Taxable 999 12.1 1,148,032 31.3 23,456 12.2 288,257 32.0
702 Rooming and boarding houses Taxable 12 -7.7 700 -36.8 15 -59.5 136 -46.2
703 Camps and recreational vehicle parks Taxable 56 16.7 58,290 37.0 572 74.4 11,678 101.3
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
704 Organization hotels and lodging houses, on membership basis Exempt 4 33.3 1,372 N 45 N 493 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 2,705 10.4 641,600 34.4 17,516 12.4 215,385 30.8
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
721 Laundry, cleaning, and garment services Taxable 823 3.1 D N (5000-9999) N D N
722 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 172 26.5 32,396 8.1 629 -1.4 7,682 10.3
723 Beauty shops % Taxable 886 7.1 D N (2500-4999) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
724 Barber shops % Taxable 54 3.8 D N (100-249) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
725 Shoe repair shops and shoeshine parlors Taxable 41 0.0 3,412 -8.5 92 -6.1 918 -13.0
726 Funeral service and crematories Taxable 267 7.7 D N (1000-2499) N D N
729 Miscellaneous personal services Taxable 462 35.5 D N (2500-4999) 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 4,224 30.6 3,925,209 96.6 117,280 59.9 2,017,696 109.6
731 Advertising Taxable 209 18.1 159,454 61.1 1,698 33.6 48,804 54.7
732 Consumer credit and mercantile reporting agencies and adjustment and collection agencies Taxable 56 -16.4 50,048 28.5 546 -9.5 12,788 27.2
733 Mailing, reproduction, commercial art and photography, and stenographic services Taxable 255 19.7 D N (1000-2499) N D N
734 Services to dwellings and other buildings Taxable 1,145 23.0 D N (10k-24999) N D N
735 Miscellaneous equipment rental and leasing Taxable 380 21.8 D N (2500-4999) N D N
736 Personnel supply services Taxable 532 51.1 D N (50k-99999) N D N
737 Computer programming, data processing, and other computer related services Taxable 671 73.4 D N (5000-9999) N D N
738 Miscellaneous business services Taxable 976 22.8 664,348 75.0 15,978 31.3 277,894 51.3
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 2,545 16.9 1,035,264 54.6 13,393 37.1 242,173 61.1
751 Automotive rental and leasing, without drivers Taxable 161 1.9 291,101 44.5 1,900 14.4 37,692 34.0
752 Automobile parking Taxable 13 -18.8 7,377 100.0 166 76.6 1,316 155.5
753 Automotive repair shops Taxable 1,968 12.8 627,118 54.8 7,933 29.8 166,286 61.6
754 Automotive services, except repair Taxable 403 55.6 109,668 84.0 3,394 78.3 36,879 97.1
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 1,082 -1.0 549,068 57.8 6,186 11.6 152,600 44.1
762 Electrical repair shops Taxable 321 -8.5 157,356 41.0 1,859 -3.6 42,030 19.7
763 Watch, clock, and jewelry repair Taxable 14 -6.7 2,093 23.9 45 12.5 539 11.8
764 Reupholstery and furniture repair Taxable 113 2.7 14,450 14.3 283 -13.5 4,107 5.1
769 Miscellaneous repair and related services Taxable 634 2.8 375,169 69.0 3,999 23.2 105,924 59.6
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 524 8.9 D N (2500-4999) N D N
781 Motion picture production and allied services Taxable 57 72.7 D N (250-499) N D N
782 Motion picture distribution and allied services Taxable 1 -66.7 D N (20-99) N D N
783 Motion picture theaters Taxable 73 -14.1 65,870 30.7 1,198 6.7 8,467 12.9
784 Video tape rental Taxable 393 9.2 111,463 41.2 2,222 10.3 20,659 27.1
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 1,454 32.3 1,096,548 111.9 18,725 83.9 248,775 91.3
Exempt 187 37.5 128,133 61.1 3,554 57.7 48,798 68.6
791 Dance studios, schools, and halls Taxable 91 -1.1 12,278 78.4 440 25.4 2,495 41.0
Exempt 2 N D N (1-19) N D N
792 Theatrical producers (except motion picture) bands, orchestras, and entertainers Taxable 67 63.4 62,727 163.3 854 192.5 17,107 190.6
Exempt 40 29.0 D N (500-999) N D N
793 Bowling centers Taxable 49 -2.0 24,899 0.7 681 -17.2 7,268 3.8
794 Commercial sports Taxable 60 42.9 46,258 N 637 120.4 9,477 109.3
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
799 Miscellaneous amusement and recreation services Taxable 1,187 35.7 950,386 114.3 16,113 91.0 212,428 91.4
Exempt 145 38.1 109,512 62.6 2,945 50.2 42,096 69.1
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 5,140 10.7 5,070,385 61.8 67,779 35.4 2,244,615 60.9
Exempt 397 76.4 4,362,010 25.4 62,873 11.4 1,756,907 21.9
801 Offices and clinics of doctors of medicine % Taxable 2,301 3.7 D N (10k-24999) N D N
Exempt 5 N D N (100-249) N D N
802 Offices and clinics of dentists % Taxable 1,216 5.5 531,705 45.9 7,219 18.1 213,619 52.7
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
803 Offices and clinics of doctors of osteopathy Taxable 41 95.2 D N (100-249) N D N
804 Offices and clinics of other health practitioners Taxable 919 26.6 300,822 75.3 4,169 63.0 120,083 107.7
805 Nursing and personal care facilities Taxable 191 16.5 507,043 49.4 13,887 4.4 222,935 40.3
Exempt 208 N 208,068 N 6,427 N 98,624 N
806 Hospitals Taxable 29 38.1 1,109,215 113.9 13,530 86.0 364,314 127.3
Exempt 57 -20.8 3,948,426 19.1 53,077 1.9 1,567,075 14.9
807 Medical and dental laboratories Taxable 134 18.6 103,766 65.1 1,038 22.8 29,873 48.2
808 Home health care services Taxable 145 101.4 197,943 229.1 5,327 153.9 97,144 230.3
Exempt 37 184.6 57,528 167.4 1,127 -12.6 29,117 170.0
809 Miscellaneous health and allied services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 164 5.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
Exempt 90 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
81 Legal services Taxable 2,095 19.1 1,148,281 49.4 11,060 19.7 464,727 48.1
Exempt 39 21.9 D N (100-249) N D N
811 Legal services Taxable 2,095 19.1 1,148,281 49.4 11,060 19.7 464,727 48.1
Exempt 39 21.9 D N (100-249) 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
82 Educational services Taxable 151 30.2 D N (500-999) N D N
Exempt 48 65.5 D N (100-249) N D N
823 Libraries % Taxable 9 N D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
824 Vocational schools Taxable 52 100.0 D N (250-499) N D N
Exempt 6 100.0 D N (1-19) N D N
829 Schools and educational services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 90 2.3 23,038 N 459 N 6,336 N
Exempt 42 90.9 D N (100-249) 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
83 Social services Taxable 1,154 9.7 252,045 49.3 10,832 32.6 113,586 56.0
Exempt 980 23.7 480,340 44.2 13,435 21.0 179,060 35.9
832 Individual and family social services Taxable 112 57.7 16,306 46.3 577 83.8 7,133 75.6
Exempt 459 60.5 180,967 92.2 5,185 37.8 74,037 77.1
833 Job training and vocational rehabilitation services Taxable 20 33.3 9,312 25.8 252 15.1 4,207 20.8
Exempt 70 20.7 32,676 26.8 2,183 51.8 17,690 27.2
835 Child daycare services Taxable 839 8.5 140,580 49.7 7,369 33.7 68,896 62.2
Exempt 199 15.7 55,072 105.2 2,419 48.8 27,705 88.2
836 Residential care Taxable 183 2.8 85,847 62.4 2,634 28.6 33,350 54.8
Exempt 86 N 77,950 N 2,596 N 37,058 N
839 Social services, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
Exempt 166 N 133,675 N 1,052 N 22,570 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 15 7.1 19,861 173.8 324 58.8 5,305 137.4
Exempt 45 66.7 D N (250-499) N D N
841 Museums and art galleries Taxable 11 0.0 12,627 N 257 N 2,992 N
Exempt 40 90.5 D N (250-499) N D N
842 Arboreta and botanical or zoological gardens Taxable 4 33.3 7,234 N 67 N 2,313 N
Exempt 5 -16.7 D N (1-19) 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 5 N 7,378 N 163 N 1,826 N
Exempt 766 -4.7 273,393 14.0 5,297 1.9 90,646 21.0
861 Business associations Exempt 180 10.4 82,515 55.0 864 15.0 26,317 43.9
862 Professional membership organizations Exempt 81 1.2 36,671 20.0 443 -1.3 11,977 16.6
864 Civic, social, and fraternal associations Exempt 390 -13.1 D N (2500-4999) N D N
869 Membership organizations, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 5 N 7,378 N 163 N 1,826 N
Exempt 115 N 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
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 3,052 32.2 5,372,469 214.7 32,752 34.4 1,304,665 69.0
Exempt 17 N D N (100-249) N D N
871 Engineering, architectural, and surveying services Taxable 1,036 28.7 4,095,204 287.8 15,652 18.8 780,291 55.7
872 Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping services Taxable 921 12.6 D N (5000-9999) N D N
873 Research, development, and testing services (except noncommercial research organizations) Taxable 126 34.0 111,348 49.5 1,342 14.8 38,893 25.9
Exempt 14 -30.0 D N (100-249) N D N
874 Management and public relations services Taxable 969 63.7 D N (10k-24999) N D N
Exempt 3 N D N (1-19) 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
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N N D N N N D N
899 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N N D N N N D 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