1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Washington
1987 SIC Basis: Manufacturing

 

 

 

Manufacturing 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 Value of Shipments
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Manufacturing 8,812 5.5 82,356,770 13.0 347,549 5.4 13,589,194 22.0
20 Food and kindred products 671 6.7 9,803,237 11.8 38,820 7.1 1,035,677 19.3
22 Textile mill products 56 27.3 D N (1000-2499) N D N
23 Apparel and other textile products 359 22.5 D N (5000-9999) N D N
24 Lumber and wood products 1,726 -6.0 6,847,311 14.0 32,663 -2.1 964,358 11.6
25 Furniture and fixtures 241 -4.4 D N (2500-4999) N D N
26 Paper and allied products 124 10.7 4,847,869 8.9 15,700 -5.6 695,303 5.0
27 Printing and publishing 1,270 -1.9 2,528,917 31.3 24,191 6.5 715,666 21.4
28 Chemicals and allied products 213 2.9 1,878,725 -29.5 5,483 -61.2 254,036 -56.6
29 Petroleum and coal products 31 19.2 5,393,828 27.0 2,185 -12.5 115,743 3.1
30 Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products 265 5.6 1,479,467 65.1 10,851 27.4 303,207 42.5
31 Leather and leather products 33 -2.9 D N (500-999) N D N
32 Stone, clay, and glass products 334 4.7 1,347,073 47.9 7,776 12.8 259,024 33.0
33 Primary metal industries 97 -5.8 3,672,061 23.1 12,314 3.1 508,198 15.2
34 Fabricated metal products 698 16.1 2,263,454 48.7 16,820 45.9 533,619 56.7
35 Industrial machinery and equipment 1,021 13.1 3,765,211 55.9 25,641 31.3 960,940 57.7
36 Electronic and other electric equipment 343 17.9 2,905,171 115.2 17,405 54.6 595,545 90.4
37 Transportation equipment 565 17.0 D N (50k-99999) N D N
38 Instruments and related products 293 18.1 4,247,061 132.6 28,457 97.4 1,507,851 175.2
39 Miscellaneous manufacturing industries 472 10.5 787,442 N 6,991 N 175,675 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