1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Washington
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 46,202 17.0 37,604,349 75.3 461,505 30.0 13,253,812 63.8
Exempt 5,385 6.9 10,702,511 21.1 168,228 4.1 4,574,390 21.1
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 1,371 18.7 D N (10k-24999) N D N
Exempt 82 N D N (250-499) N D N
72 Personal services Taxable 4,022 3.6 956,022 17.2 23,238 0.4 332,295 19.3
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
73 Business services Taxable 8,579 34.1 13,452,378 188.4 136,172 61.5 4,235,029 141.3
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 4,327 12.7 D N (10k-24999) N D N
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 1,385 -14.6 D N (5000-9999) N D N
78 Motion pictures Taxable 946 1.2 D N (5000-9999) N D N
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 1,765 11.5 1,606,983 N 30,242 N 544,164 N
Exempt 474 52.9 D N (5000-9999) N D N
80 Health services Taxable 9,813 6.4 7,091,159 31.3 101,151 15.6 3,111,318 30.6
Exempt 650 31.3 7,929,999 19.8 110,393 5.0 3,558,235 20.7
81 Legal services Taxable 3,304 14.2 2,036,932 26.2 18,005 4.3 836,751 28.0
Exempt 58 70.6 42,866 49.5 679 9.9 28,274 38.8
82 Educational services Taxable 597 56.3 391,244 107.9 4,794 69.9 104,504 85.1
Exempt 191 25.7 64,695 99.4 1,499 66.2 20,356 64.5
83 Social services Taxable 2,713 45.2 703,085 77.5 21,211 43.2 273,846 68.7
Exempt 2,171 5.9 1,334,010 24.9 31,079 -1.9 522,169 22.2
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 10 150.0 D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 115 101.8 82,110 126.3 1,361 28.9 24,694 72.7
86 Membership organizations Taxable 24 N D N (500-999) N D N
Exempt 1,560 -7.4 633,262 13.1 12,102 -2.3 197,608 21.4
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 6,883 27.4 6,134,448 64.2 58,783 32.5 2,459,841 59.8
Exempt 84 N 259,186 N 2,998 N 105,478 N
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N N N N N N N 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 46,202 17.0 37,604,349 75.3 461,505 30.0 13,253,812 63.8
Exempt 5,385 6.9 10,702,511 21.1 168,228 4.1 4,574,390 21.1
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 1,371 18.7 D N (10k-24999) N D N
Exempt 82 N D N (250-499) N D N
701 Hotels and motels Taxable 1,090 11.9 D N (10k-24999) N D N
702 Rooming and boarding houses Taxable 28 -3.4 4,424 7.9 139 3.0 1,434 50.3
703 Camps and recreational vehicle parks Taxable 253 66.4 64,625 39.3 1,024 52.2 18,150 69.8
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
704 Organization hotels and lodging houses, on membership basis Exempt 82 18.8 D N (250-499) 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
72 Personal services Taxable 4,022 3.6 956,022 17.2 23,238 0.4 332,295 19.3
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
721 Laundry, cleaning, and garment services Taxable 1,042 2.5 347,254 21.8 6,802 2.7 112,696 19.2
722 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 303 2.4 75,386 4.1 1,488 -13.1 22,751 16.1
723 Beauty shops % Taxable 1,645 -2.4 D N (5000-9999) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
724 Barber shops % Taxable 87 -7.4 D N (250-499) N D N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
725 Shoe repair shops and shoeshine parlors Taxable 50 -5.7 D N (100-249) N D N
726 Funeral service and crematories Taxable 163 6.5 106,354 37.5 1,234 11.2 31,706 38.4
729 Miscellaneous personal services Taxable 732 24.9 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 8,579 34.1 13,452,378 188.4 136,172 61.5 4,235,029 141.3
731 Advertising Taxable 354 22.1 D N (5000-9999) N D N
732 Consumer credit and mercantile reporting agencies and adjustment and collection agencies Taxable 187 -2.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
733 Mailing, reproduction, commercial art and photography, and stenographic services Taxable 847 22.4 508,707 94.7 5,439 47.0 132,291 66.7
734 Services to dwellings and other buildings Taxable 1,621 10.5 421,830 40.2 13,896 13.9 184,660 34.5
735 Miscellaneous equipment rental and leasing Taxable 557 13.4 676,469 52.2 5,452 27.7 172,132 52.9
736 Personnel supply services Taxable 716 36.9 1,554,919 207.8 49,296 97.6 1,171,343 222.2
737 Computer programming, data processing, and other computer related services Taxable 2,321 85.2 D N (25k-49999) N D N
738 Miscellaneous business services Taxable 1,976 32.6 D N (10k-24999) 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
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 4,327 12.7 D N (10k-24999) N D N
751 Automotive rental and leasing, without drivers Taxable 183 -12.9 483,887 44.4 2,893 28.1 66,745 47.1
752 Automobile parking Taxable 311 -3.1 113,967 50.9 1,500 36.0 18,558 25.0
753 Automotive repair shops Taxable 3,144 13.5 D N (10k-24999) N D N
754 Automotive services, except repair Taxable 689 27.4 221,659 64.1 4,683 54.0 66,819 71.6
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 1,385 -14.6 D N (5000-9999) N D N
762 Electrical repair shops Taxable 381 -12.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
763 Watch, clock, and jewelry repair Taxable 43 -4.4 8,721 16.4 187 19.9 3,449 36.3
764 Reupholstery and furniture repair Taxable 147 -7.0 25,099 5.1 445 -11.0 7,935 1.8
769 Miscellaneous repair and related services Taxable 814 -17.2 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
78 Motion pictures Taxable 946 1.2 D N (5000-9999) N D N
781 Motion picture production and allied services Taxable 225 35.5 D N (1000-2499) N D N
782 Motion picture distribution and allied services Taxable 32 68.4 D N (100-249) N D N
783 Motion picture theaters Taxable 156 -10.3 183,552 27.6 3,009 26.0 21,632 27.4
784 Video tape rental Taxable 533 -7.5 142,029 19.5 3,196 1.3 26,082 11.7
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 1,765 11.5 1,606,983 N 30,242 N 544,164 N
Exempt 474 52.9 D N (5000-9999) N D N
791 Dance studios, schools, and halls Taxable 108 17.4 15,707 47.4 550 13.4 3,829 32.5
Exempt 10 N 1,247 N 73 N 712 N
792 Theatrical producers (except motion picture) bands, orchestras, and entertainers Taxable 179 36.6 95,573 61.8 1,258 14.1 29,842 54.7
Exempt 139 33.7 129,513 100.4 3,376 61.1 42,947 67.9
793 Bowling centers Taxable 120 -9.8 99,763 0.3 2,956 -9.7 30,341 3.8
794 Commercial sports Taxable 100 14.9 301,131 N 1,685 52.1 177,151 81.7
Exempt 2 N D N (1-19) N D N
799 Miscellaneous amusement and recreation services Taxable 1,258 10.4 1,094,809 N 23,793 N 303,001 N
Exempt 323 56.8 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
80 Health services Taxable 9,813 6.4 7,091,159 31.3 101,151 15.6 3,111,318 30.6
Exempt 650 31.3 7,929,999 19.8 110,393 5.0 3,558,235 20.7
801 Offices and clinics of doctors of medicine % Taxable 3,124 -9.8 2,883,630 19.4 30,786 15.3 1,427,917 21.6
Exempt 50 N D N (5000-9999) N D N
802 Offices and clinics of dentists % Taxable 2,827 5.7 1,554,248 42.8 18,772 14.3 588,390 39.4
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
803 Offices and clinics of doctors of osteopathy Taxable 160 7.4 57,679 24.5 784 19.7 21,169 27.5
804 Offices and clinics of other health practitioners Taxable 2,386 24.9 654,396 49.9 9,351 38.1 218,683 64.4
805 Nursing and personal care facilities Taxable 408 40.7 954,006 29.2 26,085 5.1 465,927 22.9
Exempt 132 N 421,046 N 10,962 N 210,468 N
806 Hospitals Taxable 9 0.0 158,485 17.1 2,089 6.3 60,779 27.8
Exempt 104 -5.5 6,038,964 19.4 78,274 1.8 2,716,239 19.8
807 Medical and dental laboratories Taxable 448 5.4 492,112 53.4 4,971 17.5 179,558 53.5
808 Home health care services Taxable 202 92.4 203,196 58.2 6,463 48.7 100,143 71.8
Exempt 64 25.5 174,716 53.4 5,340 17.9 103,376 51.3
809 Miscellaneous health and allied services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 249 26.4 133,407 46.2 1,850 18.6 48,752 43.1
Exempt 300 N D N (10k-24999) 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 3,304 14.2 2,036,932 26.2 18,005 4.3 836,751 28.0
Exempt 58 70.6 42,866 49.5 679 9.9 28,274 38.8
811 Legal services Taxable 3,304 14.2 2,036,932 26.2 18,005 4.3 836,751 28.0
Exempt 58 70.6 42,866 49.5 679 9.9 28,274 38.8
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 597 56.3 391,244 107.9 4,794 69.9 104,504 85.1
Exempt 191 25.7 64,695 99.4 1,499 66.2 20,356 64.5
823 Libraries % Taxable 16 N 2,341 N 94 N 1,230 N
Exempt 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
824 Vocational schools Taxable 173 36.2 124,682 44.0 1,949 48.7 43,579 44.9
Exempt 51 37.8 17,144 82.5 259 54.2 6,033 138.2
829 Schools and educational services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 408 61.9 264,221 N 2,751 N 59,695 N
Exempt 140 27.3 47,551 N 1,240 N 14,323 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 2,713 45.2 703,085 77.5 21,211 43.2 273,846 68.7
Exempt 2,171 5.9 1,334,010 24.9 31,079 -1.9 522,169 22.2
832 Individual and family social services Taxable 440 49.2 121,744 103.6 3,081 88.8 54,668 116.6
Exempt 968 29.4 637,222 65.3 15,767 30.4 265,716 56.9
833 Job training and vocational rehabilitation services Taxable 143 2.9 59,188 11.2 1,324 12.2 31,203 17.6
Exempt 148 -6.3 138,115 6.6 4,870 -10.2 72,857 24.7
835 Child daycare services Taxable 1,371 29.7 210,810 58.9 9,495 29.2 92,645 59.4
Exempt 559 -0.5 98,016 47.2 4,508 10.7 55,525 45.1
836 Residential care Taxable 759 119.4 311,343 122.7 7,311 63.3 95,330 96.9
Exempt 148 N 122,526 N 3,319 N 62,494 N
839 Social services, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
Exempt 348 N 338,131 N 2,615 N 65,577 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 10 150.0 D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 115 101.8 82,110 126.3 1,361 28.9 24,694 72.7
841 Museums and art galleries Taxable 8 100.0 D N (20-99) N D N
Exempt 102 104.0 71,783 126.7 1,239 23.7 21,958 65.4
842 Arboreta and botanical or zoological gardens Taxable 2 N D N (1-19) N D N
Exempt 13 85.7 10,327 123.9 122 125.9 2,736 168.2
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 24 N D N (500-999) N D N
Exempt 1,560 -7.4 633,262 13.1 12,102 -2.3 197,608 21.4
861 Business associations Exempt 369 13.2 D N (1000-2499) N D N
862 Professional membership organizations Exempt 194 60.3 105,794 61.8 1,061 32.1 33,416 73.2
864 Civic, social, and fraternal associations Exempt 893 -14.2 D N (5000-9999) N D N
869 Membership organizations, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 24 N D N (500-999) N D N
Exempt 104 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 6,883 27.4 6,134,448 64.2 58,783 32.5 2,459,841 59.8
Exempt 84 N 259,186 N 2,998 N 105,478 N
871 Engineering, architectural, and surveying services Taxable 2,266 22.7 D N (10k-24999) N D N
872 Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping services Taxable 1,913 7.5 D N (10k-24999) N D N
873 Research, development, and testing services (except noncommercial research organizations) Taxable 406 36.2 1,056,487 35.1 9,251 13.6 397,503 34.0
Exempt 79 11.3 258,238 64.9 2,959 36.0 105,162 68.1
874 Management and public relations services Taxable 2,298 55.6 D N (10k-24999) N D N
Exempt 5 N 948 N 39 N 316 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 N N N N N N
899 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N N N N N N N 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