1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Virginia
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.
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SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  Service industries Taxable 53,890 45,905 17.4 55,699,728 33,606,386 65.7 716,667 525,742 36.3 21,415,115 13,138,057 63.0
Exempt 5,311 4,728 12.3 14,380,569 10,781,904 33.4 181,310 176,356 2.8 5,044,612 4,190,894 20.4
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 1,414 1,249 13.2 D 1,686,122 N (25k-49999) 38,902 N D 476,884 N
Exempt 31 N N D N N (20-99) N N D N N
72 Personal services Taxable 5,844 5,600 4.4 1,478,751 1,185,208 24.8 40,072 36,485 9.8 547,302 424,456 28.9
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
73 Business services Taxable 11,729 8,536 37.4 22,026,312 10,858,182 102.9 261,998 161,977 61.8 8,093,769 4,075,553 98.6
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 4,800 4,219 13.8 D 1,619,493 N (25k-49999) 20,785 N D 392,599 N
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 1,742 1,757 -0.9 D 820,711 N (10k-24999) 11,196 N D 260,435 N
78 Motion pictures Taxable 993 887 12.0 671,775 428,700 56.7 9,392 7,073 32.8 140,462 82,980 69.3
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 1,728 1,534 12.6 1,345,488 854,411 57.5 27,236 19,594 39.0 382,128 264,495 44.5
Exempt 478 345 38.6 325,720 212,106 53.6 7,364 5,107 44.2 120,009 79,204 51.5
80 Health services Taxable 10,347 9,753 6.1 9,314,243 6,680,465 39.4 129,577 102,181 26.8 4,175,197 3,027,200 37.9
Exempt 507 366 38.5 8,063,376 6,459,874 24.8 108,364 113,295 -4.4 3,162,980 2,821,609 12.1
81 Legal services Taxable 3,558 3,309 7.5 1,995,999 1,623,288 23.0 19,791 18,795 5.3 872,662 686,107 27.2
Exempt 74 45 64.4 34,320 24,741 38.7 539 339 59.0 16,956 9,060 87.2
82 Educational services Taxable 608 377 61.3 349,647 183,162 90.9 5,255 3,316 58.5 127,969 64,660 97.9
Exempt 157 150 4.7 D 48,101 N (500-999) 1,110 N D 18,364 N
83 Social services Taxable 1,750 1,437 21.8 541,477 376,012 44.0 20,378 15,171 34.3 235,511 152,935 54.0
Exempt 1,944 1,583 22.8 2,000,953 1,193,744 67.6 31,391 26,875 16.8 515,622 379,166 36.0
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 26 16 62.5 6,944 4,645 49.5 144 128 12.5 1,960 1,182 65.8
Exempt 121 73 65.8 266,082 117,992 125.5 3,635 2,908 25.0 73,815 51,887 42.3
86 Membership organizations Taxable 21 N N D N N (500-999) N N D N N
Exempt 1,874 1,940 -3.4 2,693,229 1,877,801 43.4 21,002 18,697 12.3 686,800 478,749 43.5
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 8,819 6,806 29.6 D 6,851,851 N (100,000+) 86,114 N D 3,072,916 N
Exempt 125 N N D N N (5000-9999) N N D N N
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N 425 N N 434,136 N N 4,025 N N 155,655 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. An alternate display has fewer columns.

SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  Service industries Taxable 53,890 45,905 17.4 55,699,728 33,606,386 65.7 716,667 525,742 36.3 21,415,115 13,138,057 63.0
Exempt 5,311 4,728 12.3 14,380,569 10,781,904 33.4 181,310 176,356 2.8 5,044,612 4,190,894 20.4
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 1,414 1,249 13.2 D 1,686,122 N (25k-49999) 38,902 N D 476,884 N
Exempt 31 N N D N N (20-99) N N D N N
701 Hotels and motels Taxable 1,236 1,096 12.8 D 1,637,390 N (25k-49999) 37,976 N D 464,162 N
702 Rooming and boarding houses Taxable 23 31 -25.8 5,070 4,505 12.5 110 124 -11.3 1,013 r -16.4
703 Camps and recreational vehicle parks Taxable 155 125 24.0 53,376 44,816 19.1 748 821 -8.9 14,918 11,615 28.4
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
704 Organization hotels and lodging houses, on membership basis Exempt 31 33 -6.1 D 3,590 N (20-99) 61 N D r N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
72 Personal services Taxable 5,844 5,600 4.4 1,478,751 1,185,208 24.8 40,072 36,485 9.8 547,302 424,456 28.9
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
721 Laundry, cleaning, and garment services Taxable 1,651 1,584 4.2 552,823 441,373 25.3 13,108 11,982 9.4 190,951 155,077 23.1
722 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 297 246 20.7 70,512 62,136 13.5 1,292 1,287 0.4 19,026 15,467 23.0
723 Beauty shops % Taxable 2,504 2,539 -1.4 402,427 318,921 26.2 14,123 13,320 6.0 203,480 152,105 33.8
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
724 Barber shops % Taxable 121 114 6.1 17,689 13,528 30.8 574 384 49.5 9,478 6,948 36.4
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
725 Shoe repair shops and shoeshine parlors Taxable 71 81 -12.3 D 10,296 N (100-249) 202 N D r N
726 Funeral service and crematories Taxable 405 394 2.8 D 187,267 N (2500-4999) 2,742 N D 50,970 N
729 Miscellaneous personal services Taxable 795 636 25.0 D 150,608 N (5000-9999) 6,537 N D 40,826 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
73 Business services Taxable 11,729 8,536 37.4 22,026,312 10,858,182 102.9 261,998 161,977 61.8 8,093,769 4,075,553 98.6
731 Advertising Taxable 436 368 18.5 D 205,782 N (2500-4999) 2,782 N D 84,469 N
732 Consumer credit and mercantile reporting agencies and adjustment and collection agencies Taxable 118 153 -22.9 D 94,994 N (1000-2499) 1,554 N D 33,631 N
733 Mailing, reproduction, commercial art and photography, and stenographic services Taxable 966 784 23.2 D 391,607 N (5000-9999) 6,255 N D 128,123 N
734 Services to dwellings and other buildings Taxable 2,191 1,863 17.6 803,382 544,500 47.5 37,980 25,454 49.2 393,675 252,960 55.6
735 Miscellaneous equipment rental and leasing Taxable 693 609 13.8 D 597,837 N (5000-9999) 4,315 N D 101,132 N
736 Personnel supply services Taxable 929 692 34.2 1,690,458 680,111 148.6 69,644 35,442 96.5 1,168,052 479,148 143.8
737 Computer programming, data processing, and other computer related services Taxable 4,069 2,298 77.1 D 7,291,480 N (50k-99999) 59,450 N D 2,557,299 N
738 Miscellaneous business services Taxable 2,327 1,769 31.5 D 1,051,871 N (25k-49999) 26,725 N D 438,791 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 4,800 4,219 13.8 D 1,619,493 N (25k-49999) 20,785 N D 392,599 N
751 Automotive rental and leasing, without drivers Taxable 258 239 7.9 576,456 415,060 38.9 3,565 3,015 18.2 78,765 59,426 32.5
752 Automobile parking Taxable 323 318 1.6 89,958 71,012 26.7 1,222 1,046 16.8 13,322 10,201 30.6
753 Automotive repair shops Taxable 3,601 3,179 13.3 D 1,008,292 N (10k-24999) 13,583 N D 284,296 N
754 Automotive services, except repair Taxable 618 483 28.0 208,845 125,129 66.9 4,453 3,141 41.8 65,606 38,676 69.6
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 1,742 1,757 -0.9 D 820,711 N (10k-24999) 11,196 N D 260,435 N
762 Electrical repair shops Taxable 534 548 -2.6 D 292,908 N (2500-4999) 4,513 N D 103,576 N
763 Watch, clock, and jewelry repair Taxable 38 26 46.2 5,844 3,098 88.6 118 73 61.6 1,961 891 120.1
764 Reupholstery and furniture repair Taxable 202 196 3.1 29,185 27,499 6.1 617 619 -0.3 10,989 9,460 16.2
769 Miscellaneous repair and related services Taxable 968 987 -1.9 554,650 497,206 11.6 5,957 5,991 -0.6 162,636 146,508 11.0
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
78 Motion pictures Taxable 993 887 12.0 671,775 428,700 56.7 9,392 7,073 32.8 140,462 82,980 69.3
781 Motion picture production and allied services Taxable 249 156 59.6 D 110,558 N (1000-2499) 969 N D 34,439 N
782 Motion picture distribution and allied services Taxable 22 21 4.8 D 39,639 N (250-499) 154 N D 5,198 N
783 Motion picture theaters Taxable 133 145 -8.3 175,456 142,836 22.8 2,590 2,361 9.7 19,820 16,328 21.4
784 Video tape rental Taxable 589 565 4.2 195,336 135,667 44.0 4,442 3,589 23.8 36,691 27,015 35.8
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 1,728 1,534 12.6 1,345,488 854,411 57.5 27,236 19,594 39.0 382,128 264,495 44.5
Exempt 478 345 38.6 325,720 212,106 53.6 7,364 5,107 44.2 120,009 79,204 51.5
791 Dance studios, schools, and halls Taxable 179 163 9.8 23,225 17,108 35.8 925 768 20.4 7,752 5,489 41.2
Exempt 6 N N 700 N N 35 N N 172 N N
792 Theatrical producers (except motion picture) bands, orchestras, and entertainers Taxable 163 124 31.5 123,259 66,585 85.1 1,476 1,093 35.0 36,363 r 105.4
Exempt 82 65 26.2 D 42,248 N (1000-2499) 1,061 N D 15,347 N
793 Bowling centers Taxable 94 98 -4.1 68,805 71,268 -3.5 2,082 2,065 0.8 20,409 19,240 6.1
794 Commercial sports Taxable 95 70 35.7 217,224 N N 1,375 1,114 23.4 81,524 60,714 34.3
Exempt 1 N N D N N (1-19) N N D N N
799 Miscellaneous amusement and recreation services Taxable 1,197 1,078 11.0 912,975 563,314 62.1 21,378 14,200 50.5 236,080 147,989 59.5
Exempt 389 280 38.9 256,693 169,858 51.1 5,884 4,046 45.4 97,566 63,857 52.8
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
80 Health services Taxable 10,347 9,753 6.1 9,314,243 6,680,465 39.4 129,577 102,181 26.8 4,175,197 3,027,200 37.9
Exempt 507 366 38.5 8,063,376 6,459,874 24.8 108,364 113,295 -4.4 3,162,980 2,821,609 12.1
801 Offices and clinics of doctors of medicine % Taxable 4,555 4,724 -3.6 4,120,040 3,207,044 28.5 42,327 34,621 22.3 2,160,058 1,709,330 26.4
Exempt 43 N N D N N (1000-2499) N N D N N
802 Offices and clinics of dentists % Taxable 2,645 2,524 4.8 1,135,960 811,992 39.9 15,078 12,879 17.1 475,043 325,786 45.8
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
803 Offices and clinics of doctors of osteopathy Taxable 58 39 48.7 18,828 13,366 40.9 235 168 39.9 9,569 6,967 37.3
804 Offices and clinics of other health practitioners Taxable 1,823 1,440 26.6 580,779 376,695 54.2 9,091 5,831 55.9 244,179 140,229 74.1
805 Nursing and personal care facilities Taxable 271 251 8.0 874,171 576,727 51.6 23,766 20,649 15.1 381,309 274,255 39.0
Exempt 166 N N 534,298 N N 13,911 N N 231,002 N N
806 Hospitals Taxable 38 34 11.8 1,398,817 1,007,493 38.8 17,193 13,627 26.2 446,634 307,496 45.2
Exempt 98 108 -9.3 6,975,125 5,786,108 20.5 87,411 99,034 -11.7 2,715,880 2,557,534 6.2
807 Medical and dental laboratories Taxable 287 289 -0.7 480,258 266,324 80.3 4,177 3,885 7.5 146,129 99,028 47.6
808 Home health care services Taxable 373 185 101.6 388,855 175,874 121.1 13,835 7,623 81.5 208,884 88,541 135.9
Exempt 48 31 54.8 118,905 58,651 102.7 2,004 1,828 9.6 68,389 31,087 120.0
809 Miscellaneous health and allied services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 297 267 11.2 316,535 244,950 29.2 3,875 2,898 33.7 103,392 75,568 36.8
Exempt 152 N N D N N (2500-4999) N N D N N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
81 Legal services Taxable 3,558 3,309 7.5 1,995,999 1,623,288 23.0 19,791 18,795 5.3 872,662 686,107 27.2
Exempt 74 45 64.4 34,320 24,741 38.7 539 339 59.0 16,956 9,060 87.2
811 Legal services Taxable 3,558 3,309 7.5 1,995,999 1,623,288 23.0 19,791 18,795 5.3 872,662 686,107 27.2
Exempt 74 45 64.4 34,320 24,741 38.7 539 339 59.0 16,956 9,060 87.2
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
82 Educational services Taxable 608 377 61.3 349,647 183,162 90.9 5,255 3,316 58.5 127,969 64,660 97.9
Exempt 157 150 4.7 D 48,101 N (500-999) 1,110 N D 18,364 N
823 Libraries % Taxable 44 N N D N N (250-499) N N D N N
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
824 Vocational schools Taxable 226 130 73.8 D 103,566 N (2500-4999) 1,724 N D 34,546 N
Exempt 25 20 25.0 D 8,180 N (100-249) 122 N D 2,129 N
829 Schools and educational services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 338 237 42.6 D D N (1000-2499) (1000-2499) N D D N
Exempt 132 95 38.9 56,637 33,044 71.4 768 665 15.5 16,585 13,340 24.3
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
83 Social services Taxable 1,750 1,437 21.8 541,477 376,012 44.0 20,378 15,171 34.3 235,511 152,935 54.0
Exempt 1,944 1,583 22.8 2,000,953 1,193,744 67.6 31,391 26,875 16.8 515,622 379,166 36.0
832 Individual and family social services Taxable 313 199 57.3 D 36,300 N (1000-2499) 760 N D 15,956 N
Exempt 863 542 59.2 476,253 305,215 56.0 10,929 6,436 69.8 169,552 99,973 69.6
833 Job training and vocational rehabilitation services Taxable 66 73 -9.6 33,742 31,068 8.6 734 694 5.8 14,796 14,758 0.3
Exempt 109 107 1.9 159,758 111,446 43.4 6,726 5,185 29.7 80,864 51,927 55.7
835 Child daycare services Taxable 1,042 796 30.9 D 163,273 N (10k-24999) 8,879 N D 73,846 N
Exempt 437 367 19.1 110,119 62,884 75.1 5,859 4,031 45.3 63,499 35,197 80.4
836 Residential care Taxable 329 310 6.1 180,400 118,547 52.2 5,656 4,500 25.7 66,527 41,737 59.4
Exempt 154 N N 120,512 N N 3,234 N N 48,327 N N
839 Social services, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
Exempt 381 N N 1,134,311 N N 4,643 N N 153,380 N N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 26 16 62.5 6,944 4,645 49.5 144 128 12.5 1,960 1,182 65.8
Exempt 121 73 65.8 266,082 117,992 125.5 3,635 2,908 25.0 73,815 51,887 42.3
841 Museums and art galleries Taxable 19 12 58.3 D 3,700 N (100-249) 107 N D 898 N
Exempt 114 68 67.6 260,035 113,933 128.2 3,473 2,842 22.2 71,022 50,887 39.6
842 Arboreta and botanical or zoological gardens Taxable 7 4 75.0 D 945 N (20-99) 21 N D 284 N
Exempt 7 5 40.0 6,047 4,059 49.0 162 66 145.5 2,793 1,000 179.3
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
86 Membership organizations Taxable 21 N N D N N (500-999) N N D N N
Exempt 1,874 1,940 -3.4 2,693,229 1,877,801 43.4 21,002 18,697 12.3 686,800 478,749 43.5
861 Business associations Exempt 581 541 7.4 1,222,126 802,542 52.3 7,708 6,230 23.7 355,815 226,827 56.9
862 Professional membership organizations Exempt 327 217 50.7 925,519 486,122 90.4 5,359 3,503 53.0 213,133 107,027 99.1
864 Civic, social, and fraternal associations Exempt 752 852 -11.7 D 324,542 N (5000-9999) 6,067 N D 78,811 N
869 Membership organizations, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 21 N N D N N (500-999) N N D N N
Exempt 214 N N D N N (500-999) N N D N N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 8,819 6,806 29.6 D 6,851,851 N (100,000+) 86,114 N D 3,072,916 N
Exempt 125 N N D N N (5000-9999) N N D N N
871 Engineering, architectural, and surveying services Taxable 2,599 2,160 20.3 5,406,912 3,398,965 59.1 50,144 39,264 27.7 2,350,819 1,497,054 57.0
872 Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping services Taxable 1,988 1,736 14.5 D 591,134 N (10k-24999) 10,529 N D 263,631 N
873 Research, development, and testing services (except noncommercial research organizations) Taxable 598 437 36.8 1,888,258 632,489 198.5 16,616 8,530 94.8 755,581 267,381 182.6
Exempt 119 132 -9.8 874,689 804,993 8.7 7,958 7,439 7.0 444,317 339,856 30.7
874 Management and public relations services Taxable 3,634 2,473 46.9 D 2,229,263 N (25k-49999) 27,791 N D 1,044,850 N
Exempt 6 N N D N N (20-99) N N D N N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N 425 N N 434,136 N N 4,025 N N 155,655 N
899 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N 425 N N 434,136 N N 4,025 N N 155,655 N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

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