1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for the States
1987 SIC Basis: Manufacturing

 
Manufacturing - States Ranked by Growth in Value of Shipments 1992 to 1997
Includes only establishments with payroll. Data are in current dollars and have not been adjusted for inflation. 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.

State Establishments Value of Shipments
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
New Mexico 1,655 4.9 18,147,245 113.8 42,254 9.4 1,203,286 28.7
South Dakota 975 11.4 12,412,102 106.9 48,306 38.2 1,194,187 62.6
Nevada 1,648 36.1 6,673,683 102.3 39,954 48.8 1,241,068 76.3
New Hampshire 2,522 10.2 20,196,331 78.5 102,193 14.4 3,461,347 34.0
Arizona 5,001 7.6 44,093,719 69.5 199,959 18.9 6,957,158 38.6
Idaho 2,090 16.4 17,608,486 66.5 71,274 14.9 2,231,139 40.0
Utah 2,859 15.4 24,348,385 56.2 122,200 20.2 3,801,688 40.6
Oregon 6,923 2.4 50,200,786 55.9 226,715 12.6 7,514,314 34.0
North Dakota 742 12.8 5,196,919 48.6 23,218 26.8 627,982 44.1
Kentucky 4,455 6.5 88,437,375 48.0 296,956 11.7 9,416,025 33.5
Colorado 5,681 9.9 41,931,225 43.4 186,156 7.0 6,634,727 20.6
Texas 22,458 7.5 301,788,258 41.8 985,731 11.0 33,519,948 27.2
Georgia 9,804 4.6 126,678,011 38.9 552,706 6.1 16,051,302 25.5
West Virginia 1,879 7.2 18,545,029 38.4 76,772 1.5 2,528,978 14.0
Minnesota 8,471 10.1 78,725,094 37.4 399,756 15.3 13,759,547 34.1
Iowa 3,934 3.6 63,640,436 37.3 244,994 10.4 7,849,890 26.7
South Carolina 4,966 6.1 71,550,765 37.2 353,858 -0.3 10,552,195 19.3
Michigan 16,190 1.2 218,202,588 37.0 850,368 8.6 34,937,673 28.1
Indiana 9,361 3.7 143,606,930 36.8 637,736 7.6 22,476,650 25.1
Arkansas 4,008 4.9 46,398,118 35.7 239,244 7.5 5,967,308 25.7
Kansas 3,471 3.5 48,611,181 34.7 203,303 11.9 6,772,450 35.4
Wisconsin 10,373 5.8 118,860,895 34.2 575,318 12.2 19,094,326 31.1
Louisiana 4,054 3.7 81,385,399 33.1 173,489 0.5 6,259,067 21.4
Ohio 17,926 1.4 245,502,486 32.9 1,009,620 5.5 36,849,904 21.2
Virginia 6,633 5.4 87,071,056 31.9 387,576 0.4 12,130,687 17.5
Alabama 6,480 3.0 69,694,695 31.9 364,887 0.0 10,497,421 20.5
United States 377,776 1.9 3,958,050,434 31.7 17,557,008 3.6 595,685,786 20.6
Missouri 7,702 1.9 96,452,153 31.2 391,945 4.6 12,300,024 19.9
Maine 2,384 9.7 15,184,255 30.9 88,327 -2.1 2,755,677 14.4
Tennessee 7,699 4.0 99,789,023 30.6 495,760 2.2 14,679,651 22.4
Illinois 17,967 -0.4 205,420,843 29.9 915,860 4.6 32,953,527 23.4
Nebraska 2,039 3.5 28,357,769 29.3 111,098 16.4 3,165,556 36.3
Wyoming 610 7.2 3,032,066 27.8 9,763 8.8 280,185 24.9
Florida 16,304 1.3 82,022,637 27.6 463,791 2.3 14,199,437 17.6
California 49,297 -0.2 390,321,123 27.5 1,867,099 1.1 68,097,248 14.4
North Carolina 11,971 3.8 163,729,870 27.4 789,476 1.0 21,713,029 18.3
Pennsylvania 17,207 -1.9 177,169,793 27.3 857,041 -0.8 28,688,934 16.9
Montana 1,485 8.9 5,222,699 26.3 22,526 5.1 626,561 16.5
Massachusetts 9,733 -0.9 82,603,724 26.2 441,770 -0.7 17,445,834 20.0
Oklahoma 4,210 5.6 37,965,344 25.8 168,926 10.2 5,083,001 22.6
Vermont 1,409 5.7 7,986,254 24.3 44,648 0.8 1,515,461 18.1
Mississippi 3,729 1.5 40,608,792 23.6 234,764 0.1 5,745,062 16.3
Maryland 4,196 -0.6 38,281,223 23.1 174,740 -3.4 6,220,818 8.7
District of Columbia 351 -5.1 2,443,911 22.0 11,906 0.4 569,906 19.9
Connecticut 5,911 -2.3 48,699,736 20.6 262,959 -9.3 10,862,423 7.6
New Jersey 11,530 -9.3 101,328,913 16.8 432,049 -9.7 16,479,211 7.5
Washington 8,812 5.5 82,356,770 13.0 347,549 5.4 13,589,194 22.0
Rhode Island 2,506 -4.7 10,709,098 11.8 78,452 -7.2 2,381,199 8.6
New York 23,997 -7.4 168,162,761 9.7 860,233 -10.0 30,405,687 3.7
Delaware 687 1.5 13,516,996 4.0 41,969 -3.7 1,505,099 10.0
Alaska 588 18.3 3,760,829 3.6 13,402 -13.4 422,169 1.7
Hawaii 893 -10.6 3,416,655 -9.9 16,412 -17.8 470,626 -10.1
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: 1997 Economic Census, Comparative Statistics

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