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.
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 1,879 7.2 18,545,029 38.4 76,772 1.5 2,528,978 14.0
20 Food and kindred products 72 7.5 990,455 74.3 5,264 49.9 129,563 66.2
21 Tobacco products 2 0.0 D N (100-249) N D N
22 Textile mill products 10 11.1 102,036 39.5 666 -23.9 14,731 -7.8
23 Apparel and other textile products 45 -10.0 218,521 39.0 1,963 -44.4 26,443 -39.4
24 Lumber and wood products 633 19.7 1,166,893 81.9 9,368 42.1 182,802 68.5
25 Furniture and fixtures 39 14.7 93,473 N 913 N 20,279 N
26 Paper and allied products 17 6.2 165,561 31.8 960 -14.1 28,614 16.2
27 Printing and publishing 237 -1.7 380,965 10.9 5,115 2.3 108,954 22.3
28 Chemicals and allied products 67 -4.3 7,056,085 36.9 12,706 -7.1 660,116 3.7
29 Petroleum and coal products 14 -6.7 370,939 21.2 465 -3.7 16,882 23.9
30 Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products 58 23.4 599,120 85.0 3,354 10.0 90,374 55.0
31 Leather and leather products 3 -40.0 D N (500-999) N D N
32 Stone, clay, and glass products 141 4.4 680,396 -3.6 5,725 -17.3 160,392 -12.5
33 Primary metal industries 38 2.7 3,440,034 32.1 11,155 -12.1 487,927 1.6
34 Fabricated metal products 129 0.8 1,410,868 41.3 5,885 -1.0 191,564 16.6
35 Industrial machinery and equipment 238 2.1 735,086 91.3 5,620 39.1 168,240 55.9
36 Electronic and other electric equipment 36 5.9 D N (1000-2499) N D N
37 Transportation equipment 23 -23.3 D N (1000-2499) N D N
38 Instruments and related products 31 6.9 257,322 -4.3 1,222 1.6 43,967 13.3
39 Miscellaneous manufacturing industries 46 12.2 89,014 64.2 907 10.9 21,908 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