1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Texas
1987 SIC Basis

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, methodology, and definitions of symbols.
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1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales, receipts, or shipments
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
Mining 6,501 7,244 -10.3 42,031,815 38,546,398 9.0 106,954 106,018 0.9 4,393,900 3,526,252 24.6
Construction industries 34,198 29,110 17.5 D 37,655,769 N 420,823 335,521 25.4 D 8,012,865 N
Manufacturing 22,458 20,892 7.5 301,788,258 212,803,015 41.8 985,731 887,814 11.0 33,519,948 26,362,509 27.2
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 21,411 17,541 22.1 134,303,226 71,304,135 88.4 423,790 334,567 26.7 14,930,807 10,107,462 47.7
Wholesale trade 37,984 36,610 3.8 D 274,614,352 N (100,000+) 408,613 N D 11,787,629 N
Retail trade 102,185 98,404 3.8 183,274,112 130,686,364 40.2 1,464,183 1,230,404 19.0 20,061,530 14,675,679 36.7
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 45,137 38,157 18.3 N 93,360,908 N 452,103 397,874 13.6 16,855,122 11,885,533 41.8
Service industries Taxable 143,006 123,560 15.7 135,616,651 84,763,380 60.0 1,968,608 1,430,220 37.6 52,412,361 32,401,640 61.8
Exempt 11,870 10,897 8.9 25,856,823 21,691,948 19.2 398,883 397,529 0.3 9,634,240 8,613,604 11.8
Auxiliaries 4,145 4,068 1.9 2,985,438 N N 278,353 250,244 11.2 14,869,000 10,716,655 38.7
N Comparable data not available
%% Data do not include large certificated passenger carriers that report to the Office of Airline Statistics, U.S. Department 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