1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for West Virginia
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.
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SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Value of Shipments
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  Manufacturing 1,879 1,752 7.2 18,545,029 13,398,626 38.4 76,772 75,632 1.5 2,528,978 2,219,203 14.0
20 Food and kindred products 72 67 7.5 990,455 568,366 74.3 5,264 3,512 49.9 129,563 77,966 66.2
21 Tobacco products 2 2 0.0 D D N (100-249) (100-249) N D D N
22 Textile mill products 10 9 11.1 102,036 73,126 39.5 666 875 -23.9 14,731 15,982 -7.8
23 Apparel and other textile products 45 50 -10.0 218,521 157,210 39.0 1,963 3,529 -44.4 26,443 43,645 -39.4
24 Lumber and wood products 633 529 19.7 1,166,893 641,551 81.9 9,368 6,593 42.1 182,802 108,464 68.5
25 Furniture and fixtures 39 34 14.7 93,473 D N 913 (500-999) N 20,279 D N
26 Paper and allied products 17 16 6.2 165,561 125,652 31.8 960 1,118 -14.1 28,614 24,621 16.2
27 Printing and publishing 237 241 -1.7 380,965 343,652 10.9 5,115 5,000 2.3 108,954 89,082 22.3
28 Chemicals and allied products 67 70 -4.3 7,056,085 5,153,881 36.9 12,706 13,670 -7.1 660,116 636,731 3.7
29 Petroleum and coal products 14 15 -6.7 370,939 306,015 21.2 465 483 -3.7 16,882 13,630 23.9
30 Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products 58 47 23.4 599,120 323,813 85.0 3,354 3,048 10.0 90,374 58,304 55.0
31 Leather and leather products 3 5 -40.0 D D N (500-999) (500-999) N D D N
32 Stone, clay, and glass products 141 135 4.4 680,396 705,451 -3.6 5,725 6,922 -17.3 160,392 183,337 -12.5
33 Primary metal industries 38 37 2.7 3,440,034 2,605,085 32.1 11,155 12,696 -12.1 487,927 480,182 1.6
34 Fabricated metal products 129 128 0.8 1,410,868 998,311 41.3 5,885 5,947 -1.0 191,564 164,238 16.6
35 Industrial machinery and equipment 238 233 2.1 735,086 384,164 91.3 5,620 4,040 39.1 168,240 107,894 55.9
36 Electronic and other electric equipment 36 34 5.9 D 243,912 N (1000-2499) 2,193 N D 64,569 N
37 Transportation equipment 23 30 -23.3 D 271,100 N (1000-2499) 2,363 N D 68,446 N
38 Instruments and related products 31 29 6.9 257,322 268,920 -4.3 1,222 1,203 1.6 43,967 38,796 13.3
39 Miscellaneous manufacturing industries 46 41 12.2 89,014 54,199 64.2 907 818 10.9 21,908 15,932 37.5
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