1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Tennessee
1987 SIC Basis: Transportation, Communications and Utilities

 
Transportation, Communications and Utilities 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 Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 5,869 26.0 15,151,641 40.4 111,487 26.7 3,540,051 47.9
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 376 19.4 D N (5000-9999) N D N
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 3,118 30.7 D N (50k-99999) N D N
44 Water transportation 152 39.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
45 Transportation by air %% 293 50.3 871,211 51.3 6,589 18.3 266,390 81.1
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 8 -27.3 D N (20-99) N D N
47 Transportation services 723 22.5 464,916 89.5 6,444 43.9 177,364 81.6
48 Communications 911 13.0 D N (10k-24999) N D N
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 288 17.1 D N (5000-9999) N D N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure
%% Data do not include large certificated passenger carriers that report to the Office of Airline Statistics, U.S. Dept. of Transportation
** Railroad transportation and U.S. Postal Service industries are out of scope for the 1997 Economic Census

 

 

Transportation, Communications and Utilities 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 Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 5,869 26.0 15,151,641 40.4 111,487 26.7 3,540,051 47.9
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 376 19.4 D N (5000-9999) N D N
411 Local and suburban passenger transportation 134 41.1 D N (2500-4999) N D N
4111 Local and suburban transit 14 40.0 D N (500-999) N D N
4119 Other local passenger transportation 120 41.2 D N (2500-4999) N D N
412 Taxi service 34 9.7 7,533 26.8 197 -23.3 2,410 -15.1
4121 Taxi service 34 9.7 7,533 26.8 197 -23.3 2,410 -15.1
413 Interurban and rural bus transportation 6 -66.7 D N (100-249) N D N
4131 Interurban and rural bus transportation 6 -66.7 D N (100-249) N D N
414 Charter bus service 31 47.6 50,119 374.5 713 452.7 14,941 805.5
4141 Charter bus service, local 6 100.0 2,137 N 43 N 604 N
4142 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 25 38.9 47,982 N 670 N 14,337 N
415 School bus service 170 13.3 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4151 School bus service 170 13.3 D N (1000-2499) N D N
417 Bus terminal and service facilities 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
4173 Bus terminal and service facilities 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 3,118 30.7 D N (50k-99999) N D N
421 Trucking and courier services, except air 2,760 27.1 5,394,286 40.1 56,947 29.7 1,722,079 48.3
4212 Local trucking without storage 1,105 30.3 853,343 59.1 8,310 28.4 195,675 51.8
4213 Trucking, except local 1,449 26.6 4,074,811 44.5 40,454 36.5 1,337,135 58.0
4214 Local trucking with storage 62 -20.5 38,709 -37.9 588 -50.2 11,812 -47.5
4215 Courier services, except by air 144 42.6 427,423 -0.6 7,595 14.5 177,457 8.6
422 Public warehousing and storage 357 68.4 312,621 N 3,263 N 87,809 N
4221 Farm product warehousing and storage facilities 23 -23.3 23,468 -63.6 190 -61.8 4,262 -55.7
4222 Refrigerated products warehousing 13 -13.3 35,708 10.8 367 1.7 13,136 54.7
4225 General warehousing and storage 295 112.2 218,009 236.9 2,301 122.3 60,820 208.7
4226 Other special warehousing and storage 26 -7.1 35,436 N 405 N 9,591 N
423 Trucking terminal facilities 1 -50.0 D N (1-19) N D N
4231 Trucking terminal facilities 1 -50.0 D N (1-19) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
44 Water transportation 152 39.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
441 Deep sea freight transportation 5 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
4412 Deep sea freight transportation 5 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
442 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4424 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
443 Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway freight transportation 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4432 Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway freight transportation 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
444 Inland waterways freight transportation 10 100.0 59,348 N 369 N 14,532 N
4449 Inland waterways freight transportation 10 100.0 59,348 N 369 N 14,532 N
448 Water transportation of passengers 3 -66.7 D N (20-99) N D N
4481 Deep sea passenger transportation, except by ferry 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4482 Ferry transportation 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4489 Water transportation of passengers, not elsewhere classified 3 -57.1 D N (20-99) N D N
449 Services incidental to water transportation 134 48.9 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4491 Marine cargo handling and operation of port and waterfront terminals 16 128.6 29,330 N 188 N 5,317 N
4492 Towing and tugboat services 10 -9.1 D N (250-499) N D N
4493 Marinas 101 50.7 35,667 66.9 480 89.7 7,490 119.2
4499 Other water transportation services 7 40.0 D N (1-19) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
45 Transportation by air %% 293 50.3 871,211 51.3 6,589 18.3 266,390 81.1
451 Scheduled air transportation and air courier services %% 175 66.7 695,011 53.3 4,857 18.4 225,427 99.3
4512 Scheduled air transportation %% 15 -16.7 31,546 N 219 N 5,466 N
4513 Air courier services 160 83.9 663,465 N 4,638 N 219,961 N
452 Nonscheduled air transportation 41 24.2 55,106 108.9 303 77.2 9,858 107.1
4522 Nonscheduled air transportation 41 24.2 55,106 108.9 303 77.2 9,858 107.1
458 Airport terminal services 77 35.1 121,094 26.2 1,429 10.3 31,105 6.3
4581 Airport terminal services 77 35.1 121,094 26.2 1,429 10.3 31,105 6.3
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 8 -27.3 D N (20-99) N D N
461 Pipelines, except natural gas 8 -27.3 D N (20-99) N D N
4612 Pipeline transportation of crude oil 1 -75.0 D N (1-19) N D N
4613 Pipeline transportation of refined petroleum products 7 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
4619 All other pipeline transportation 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
47 Transportation services 723 22.5 464,916 89.5 6,444 43.9 177,364 81.6
472 Arrangement of passenger transportation 415 12.5 154,608 56.0 2,813 15.8 71,436 67.4
4724 Travel agencies 363 13.1 137,902 65.2 2,547 19.2 66,486 73.6
4725 Tour operators 41 13.9 8,803 N 210 N 3,347 N
4729 Arrangement of passenger transportation, not elsewhere classified 11 -8.3 7,903 N 56 N 1,603 N
473 Freight shipping services 256 51.5 246,204 94.9 2,670 56.8 89,462 83.4
4731 Freight shipping services 256 51.5 246,204 94.9 2,670 56.8 89,462 83.4
474 Railroad car rental 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
4741 Railroad car rental 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
478 Miscellaneous services incidental to transportation 52 0.0 64,104 222.3 961 178.6 16,466 165.1
4783 Packing and crating 15 -6.2 13,759 N 388 N 4,772 N
4785 Fixed facilities, inspection, and weighing services 5 150.0 D N (20-99) N D N
4789 Transportation services, not elsewhere classified 32 -5.9 D N (250-499) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
48 Communications 911 13.0 D N (10k-24999) N D N
481 Telephone 541 23.5 D N (10k-24999) N D N
4812 Radiotelephone 128 124.6 D N (1000-2499) N D N
4813 Other telephone 413 8.4 D N (10k-24999) N D N
482 Telegraph communications 2 -81.8 D N (1-19) N D N
4822 Telegraph communications 2 -81.8 D N (1-19) N D N
483 Radio and television broadcasting 249 0.0 636,001 90.9 7,334 56.9 207,407 91.7
4832 Radio broadcasting 205 -1.0 265,737 133.9 4,979 94.1 122,274 174.8
4833 Television broadcasting 44 4.8 370,264 68.6 2,355 11.6 85,133 33.7
484 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 96 -1.0 D N (2500-4999) N D N
4841 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 96 -1.0 D N (2500-4999) N D N
489 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 23 109.1 D N (100-249) N D N
4899 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 23 109.1 D N (100-249) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 288 17.1 D N (5000-9999) N D N
491 Electric services 90 8.4 1,088,709 26.7 2,181 5.4 85,546 32.2
4911 Electric services 90 8.4 1,088,709 26.7 2,181 5.4 85,546 32.2
492 Gas production and distribution 45 15.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
493 Combination utility services 3 0.0 D N (1-19) N D N
494 Water supply 30 3.4 D N (250-499) N D N
4941 Water supply 30 3.4 D N (250-499) N D N
495 Sanitary services 117 27.2 D N (2500-4999) N D N
496 Steam and air-conditioning supply 2 N D N (20-99) N D N
4961 Steam and air-conditioning supply 2 N D N (20-99) N D N
497 Irrigation systems 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
4971 Irrigation systems 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure
%% Data do not include large certificated passenger carriers that report to the Office of Airline Statistics, U.S. Dept. 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