1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Wisconsin
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.
For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
For detail below the sector totals, click on a down arrow. "% chg" columns show percent change between 1992 and 1997. An alternate display has 1992 columns.

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1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales, receipts, or shipments
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
Mining 147 -7.5 397,491 23.2 2,304 4.2 92,070 21.9
Construction industries 14,760 16.1 16,872,393 48.0 114,490 18.3 3,837,291 45.6
Manufacturing 10,373 5.8 118,860,895 34.2 575,318 12.2 19,094,326 31.1
Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 7,203 16.4 17,821,818 29.8 112,086 8.5 3,501,127 25.8
Wholesale trade 9,663 3.0 61,464,527 29.1 128,690 9.4 4,267,164 32.4
Retail trade 32,260 1.0 51,066,574 33.2 453,927 12.1 5,636,864 29.6
Financial, insurance, and real estate industries 12,581 12.4 N N 152,563 14.9 5,357,920 43.5
Service industries Taxable 36,188 13.2 24,660,249 58.3 416,814 31.6 9,557,053 51.8
Exempt 5,058 6.1 11,227,076 29.7 197,971 7.1 4,465,186 26.3
Auxiliaries 817 -1.2 631,439 N 58,712 -0.4 2,759,435 22.7
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