1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Wisconsin
1987 SIC Basis: Transportation, Communications and Utilities

 
Transportation, Communications and Utilities 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 Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 7,203 6,190 16.4 17,821,818 13,735,223 29.8 112,086 103,339 8.5 3,501,127 2,782,988 25.8
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 668 566 18.0 409,335 302,817 35.2 14,721 13,265 11.0 167,090 123,461 35.3
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 4,152 3,471 19.6 D 4,267,107 N (50k-99999) 43,432 N D 1,134,770 N
44 Water transportation 137 119 15.1 127,555 94,276 35.3 964 702 37.3 26,891 18,027 49.2
45 Transportation by air %% 161 123 30.9 410,746 487,554 -15.8 2,625 4,108 -36.1 77,710 99,416 -21.8
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 7 10 -30.0 D D N (20-99) (100-249) N D D N
47 Transportation services 785 703 11.7 479,797 222,332 115.8 6,152 4,469 37.7 143,666 86,474 66.1
48 Communications 909 874 4.0 D 3,172,425 N (10k-24999) 19,270 N D 606,398 N
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 384 324 18.5 5,840,042 5,126,223 13.9 15,287 17,900 -14.6 758,053 705,578 7.4
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure
%% Data do not include large certificated passenger carriers that report to the Office of Airline Statistics, U.S. Dept. of Transportation
** Railroad transportation and U.S. Postal Service industries are out of scope for the 1997 Economic Census

 

 

Transportation, Communications and Utilities 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 Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  Transportation, communications, and utilities %% ** 7,203 6,190 16.4 17,821,818 13,735,223 29.8 112,086 103,339 8.5 3,501,127 2,782,988 25.8
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
41 Local and interurban passenger transportation 668 566 18.0 409,335 302,817 35.2 14,721 13,265 11.0 167,090 123,461 35.3
411 Local and suburban passenger transportation 307 203 51.2 D 73,502 N (2500-4999) 3,252 N D 34,092 N
4111 Local and suburban transit 13 11 18.2 D 4,854 N (250-499) 124 N D 2,325 N
4119 Other local passenger transportation 294 192 53.1 D 68,648 N (2500-4999) 3,128 N D 31,767 N
412 Taxi service 67 62 8.1 21,471 14,416 48.9 917 761 20.5 9,949 6,725 47.9
4121 Taxi service 67 62 8.1 21,471 14,416 48.9 917 761 20.5 9,949 6,725 47.9
413 Interurban and rural bus transportation 4 13 -69.2 D 17,520 N (20-99) 256 N D 4,592 N
4131 Interurban and rural bus transportation 4 13 -69.2 D 17,520 N (20-99) 256 N D 4,592 N
414 Charter bus service 28 28 0.0 44,640 17,430 156.1 800 425 88.2 12,938 5,669 128.2
4141 Charter bus service, local 7 6 16.7 2,730 992 175.2 63 60 5.0 709 517 37.1
4142 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 21 22 -4.5 41,910 16,438 155.0 737 365 101.9 12,229 5,152 137.4
415 School bus service 262 260 0.8 224,492 179,949 24.8 8,749 8,571 2.1 90,957 72,383 25.7
4151 School bus service 262 260 0.8 224,492 179,949 24.8 8,749 8,571 2.1 90,957 72,383 25.7
417 Bus terminal and service facilities 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4173 Bus terminal and service facilities 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
42 Motor freight transportation and warehousing 4,152 3,471 19.6 D 4,267,107 N (50k-99999) 43,432 N D 1,134,770 N
421 Trucking and courier services, except air 3,969 3,330 19.2 D 4,126,201 N (50k-99999) 41,933 N D 1,097,875 N
4212 Local trucking without storage 2,010 1,691 18.9 1,353,237 735,553 84.0 12,755 8,323 53.3 359,772 179,434 100.5
4213 Trucking, except local 1,712 1,437 19.1 4,082,184 2,776,402 47.0 31,013 26,952 15.1 1,032,248 742,639 39.0
4214 Local trucking with storage 69 88 -21.6 D 149,305 N (500-999) 978 N D 21,504 N
4215 Courier services, except by air 178 114 56.1 426,207 464,941 -8.3 7,477 5,680 31.6 191,999 154,298 24.4
422 Public warehousing and storage 183 141 29.8 D 140,906 N (1000-2499) 1,499 N D 36,895 N
4221 Farm product warehousing and storage facilities 1 0 N D 0 N (1-19) 0 N D 0 N
4222 Refrigerated products warehousing 30 37 -18.9 84,828 58,564 44.8 727 614 18.4 18,360 15,557 18.0
4225 General warehousing and storage 136 90 51.1 133,277 77,921 71.0 1,354 835 62.2 33,701 20,369 65.5
4226 Other special warehousing and storage 16 14 14.3 D 4,421 N (100-249) 50 N D 969 N
423 Trucking terminal facilities 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4231 Trucking terminal facilities 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
44 Water transportation 137 119 15.1 127,555 94,276 35.3 964 702 37.3 26,891 18,027 49.2
441 Deep sea freight transportation 1 0 N D 0 N (1-19) 0 N D 0 N
4412 Deep sea freight transportation 1 0 N D 0 N (1-19) 0 N D 0 N
442 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 2 0 N D 0 N (1-19) 0 N D 0 N
4424 Coastal and intercoastal freight transportation 2 0 N D 0 N (1-19) 0 N D 0 N
443 Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway freight transportation 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4432 Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway freight transportation 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
444 Inland waterways freight transportation 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4449 Inland waterways freight transportation 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
448 Water transportation of passengers 16 19 -15.8 D 8,681 N (20-99) 59 N D 2,837 N
4481 Deep sea passenger transportation, except by ferry 1 0 N D 0 N (1-19) 0 N D 0 N
4482 Ferry transportation 2 2 0.0 D D N (1-19) (20-99) N D D N
4489 Water transportation of passengers, not elsewhere classified 13 17 -23.5 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
449 Services incidental to water transportation 118 100 18.0 115,938 85,595 35.4 873 643 35.8 23,120 15,190 52.2
4491 Marine cargo handling and operation of port and waterfront terminals 6 12 -50.0 D 27,068 N (100-249) 105 N D 4,765 N
4492 Towing and tugboat services 7 9 -22.2 D D N (20-99) (100-249) N D D N
4493 Marinas 96 67 43.3 74,969 33,599 123.1 531 355 49.6 12,658 6,325 100.1
4499 Other water transportation services 9 12 -25.0 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
45 Transportation by air %% 161 123 30.9 410,746 487,554 -15.8 2,625 4,108 -36.1 77,710 99,416 -21.8
451 Scheduled air transportation and air courier services %% 62 47 31.9 269,460 300,971 -10.5 1,452 2,488 -41.6 43,814 56,618 -22.6
4512 Scheduled air transportation %% 24 14 71.4 121,125 D N 338 (1000-2499) N 8,264 D N
4513 Air courier services 38 33 15.2 148,335 D N 1,114 (500-999) N 35,550 D N
452 Nonscheduled air transportation 39 21 85.7 D 34,680 N (250-499) 288 N D 6,819 N
4522 Nonscheduled air transportation 39 21 85.7 D 34,680 N (250-499) 288 N D 6,819 N
458 Airport terminal services 60 55 9.1 D 151,903 N (500-999) 1,332 N D 35,979 N
4581 Airport terminal services 60 55 9.1 D 151,903 N (500-999) 1,332 N D 35,979 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
46 Pipelines, except natural gas 7 10 -30.0 D D N (20-99) (100-249) N D D N
461 Pipelines, except natural gas 7 10 -30.0 D D N (20-99) (100-249) N D D N
4612 Pipeline transportation of crude oil 3 2 50.0 D D N (20-99) (100-249) N D D N
4613 Pipeline transportation of refined petroleum products 4 7 -42.9 D D N (1-19) (20-99) N D D N
4619 All other pipeline transportation 0 1 N 0 D N 0 (1-19) N 0 D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
47 Transportation services 785 703 11.7 479,797 222,332 115.8 6,152 4,469 37.7 143,666 86,474 66.1
472 Arrangement of passenger transportation 579 535 8.2 D 130,316 N (2500-4999) 3,409 N D 56,254 N
4724 Travel agencies 515 465 10.8 128,770 96,083 34.0 3,141 2,468 27.3 59,258 41,213 43.8
4725 Tour operators 56 52 7.7 72,196 32,304 123.5 1,093 891 22.7 26,105 14,220 83.6
4729 Arrangement of passenger transportation, not elsewhere classified 8 18 -55.6 D 1,929 N (20-99) 50 N D 821 N
473 Freight shipping services 166 136 22.1 230,864 67,914 239.9 1,357 779 74.2 45,078 22,445 100.8
4731 Freight shipping services 166 136 22.1 230,864 67,914 239.9 1,357 779 74.2 45,078 22,445 100.8
474 Railroad car rental 1 1 0.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4741 Railroad car rental 1 1 0.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
478 Miscellaneous services incidental to transportation 39 31 25.8 D D N (500-999) (250-499) N D D N
4783 Packing and crating 15 10 50.0 D D N (250-499) (20-99) N D D N
4785 Fixed facilities, inspection, and weighing services 2 2 0.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
4789 Transportation services, not elsewhere classified 22 19 15.8 D 20,814 N (100-249) 182 N D 6,864 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
48 Communications 909 874 4.0 D 3,172,425 N (10k-24999) 19,270 N D 606,398 N
481 Telephone 635 580 9.5 D D N (10k-24999) (10k-24999) N D D N
4812 Radiotelephone 83 32 159.4 D D N (1000-2499) (250-499) N D D N
4813 Other telephone 552 548 0.7 D 2,429,376 N (5000-9999) 12,313 N D 440,329 N
482 Telegraph communications 1 6 -83.3 D 11,609 N (1-19) 70 N D 2,886 N
4822 Telegraph communications 1 6 -83.3 D 11,609 N (1-19) 70 N D 2,886 N
483 Radio and television broadcasting 170 181 -6.1 391,929 305,779 28.2 4,454 4,460 -0.1 129,859 103,047 26.0
4832 Radio broadcasting 140 156 -10.3 138,077 115,287 19.8 2,603 2,628 -1.0 54,929 49,513 10.9
4833 Television broadcasting 30 25 20.0 253,852 190,492 33.3 1,851 1,832 1.0 74,930 53,534 40.0
484 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 87 97 -10.3 348,930 328,165 6.3 1,585 1,909 -17.0 43,947 43,761 0.4
4841 Cable and other pay television broadcasting 87 97 -10.3 348,930 328,165 6.3 1,585 1,909 -17.0 43,947 43,761 0.4
489 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 16 10 60.0 D D N (250-499) (100-249) N D D N
4899 Communication services, not elsewhere classified 16 10 60.0 D D N (250-499) (100-249) N D D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
49 Electric, gas, and sanitary services 384 324 18.5 5,840,042 5,126,223 13.9 15,287 17,900 -14.6 758,053 705,578 7.4
491 Electric services 98 96 2.1 D 1,525,196 N (5000-9999) 6,502 N D 269,037 N
4911 Electric services 98 96 2.1 D 1,525,196 N (5000-9999) 6,502 N D 269,037 N
492 Gas production and distribution 61 76 -19.7 D D N (1000-2499) (2500-4999) N D D N
493 Combination utility services 91 44 106.8 2,492,043 D N 6,457 (5000-9999) N 331,016 D N
494 Water supply 5 5 0.0 D 383 N (1-19) 11 N D 64 N
4941 Water supply 5 5 0.0 D 383 N (1-19) 11 N D 64 N
495 Sanitary services 128 103 24.3 D 286,907 N (1000-2499) 1,654 N D 44,604 N
496 Steam and air-conditioning supply 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
4961 Steam and air-conditioning supply 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N 0 0 N
497 Irrigation systems 1 0 N D 0 N (1-19) 0 N D 0 N
4971 Irrigation systems 1 0 N D 0 N (1-19) 0 N D 0 N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure
%% Data do not include large certificated passenger carriers that report to the Office of Airline Statistics, U.S. Dept. of Transportation
** Railroad transportation and U.S. Postal Service industries are out of scope for the 1997 Economic Census

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