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

 
Transportation, Communications and Utilities - States Ranked by Growth in Revenue 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 Revenue
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
Pennsylvania 10,905 5.2 66,809,682 92.3 250,499 8.0 8,205,631 16.0
Colorado 4,861 25.3 20,024,860 90.2 107,532 44.6 4,102,332 71.9
Texas 21,411 22.1 134,303,226 88.4 423,790 26.7 14,930,807 47.7
Utah 2,018 32.2 9,223,166 87.7 49,333 42.4 1,572,680 54.1
Arizona 4,208 32.1 15,471,090 83.6 92,711 52.7 2,916,595 67.0
West Virginia 2,311 15.4 6,927,456 64.2 32,924 7.7 1,052,526 19.1
Kentucky 4,439 10.3 17,813,725 64.2 79,676 15.5 2,518,260 28.0
Virginia 7,210 22.5 30,186,917 61.3 138,818 15.5 5,166,829 36.9
Nevada 1,613 33.0 5,723,497 60.1 35,946 29.6 1,104,838 37.7
Delaware 857 9.2 3,101,647 55.0 16,490 20.3 527,204 30.8
Michigan 8,279 16.0 36,595,788 51.6 158,480 16.8 5,958,085 30.7
Oregon 4,359 16.9 12,700,161 51.0 67,456 12.2 2,348,640 34.3
Georgia 7,924 24.4 34,517,369 50.0 183,540 20.4 6,558,196 37.0
District of Columbia 710 0.7 5,343,223 44.5 18,238 1.9 974,030 26.2
Florida 16,797 25.4 55,654,962 44.2 300,206 17.8 9,950,698 35.8
Alabama 4,829 22.0 16,482,640 43.7 88,048 15.5 3,040,979 37.5
Tennessee 5,869 26.0 15,151,641 40.4 111,487 26.7 3,540,051 47.9
Washington 6,718 17.4 19,516,018 39.5 115,980 20.6 4,301,090 45.2
Arkansas 3,580 17.8 9,559,575 38.3 60,704 25.4 1,854,003 40.9
Minnesota 6,124 19.3 16,400,262 37.3 103,124 19.3 3,250,254 36.8
Kansas 3,753 19.1 11,749,763 36.9 61,856 11.7 2,138,854 38.3
New Mexico 1,861 20.5 5,245,148 36.6 26,543 -1.0 820,968 11.9
Massachusetts 6,100 10.2 26,876,138 36.2 129,023 14.6 4,650,315 24.6
Oklahoma 3,729 14.6 14,678,845 35.8 62,993 18.9 2,096,468 35.6
Iowa 4,637 15.9 10,662,026 35.4 61,007 13.4 1,791,260 33.2
Ohio 10,627 17.8 42,586,412 34.2 223,638 13.7 7,692,590 26.6
Indiana 6,662 21.3 24,965,721 33.4 127,195 10.6 4,071,112 21.9
Missouri 7,246 14.0 22,258,343 32.9 135,632 11.0 4,453,538 27.6
California 27,394 6.0 113,840,815 32.3 607,177 11.4 21,842,880 24.9
South Carolina 3,537 24.7 11,906,119 32.2 66,140 13.9 2,161,006 32.3
Idaho 1,871 24.0 3,322,159 32.0 20,189 26.4 592,714 46.0
North Carolina 7,846 29.4 25,128,003 31.5 147,158 16.2 4,973,419 35.9
New Jersey 10,288 7.7 40,677,410 30.9 250,768 8.9 10,408,595 24.9
Illinois 13,511 14.2 51,664,629 30.6 278,347 11.1 9,995,630 22.2
Wisconsin 7,203 16.4 17,821,818 29.8 112,086 8.5 3,501,127 25.8
New York 18,299 7.4 85,434,885 28.0 403,558 11.1 16,409,597 25.4
North Dakota 1,431 11.4 2,700,295 27.0 16,236 19.0 467,406 33.3
Maryland 4,988 14.7 16,622,056 26.0 97,363 7.5 3,430,383 23.0
Mississippi 3,649 22.9 8,011,288 26.0 46,325 11.3 1,448,856 28.2
Connecticut 3,117 7.2 14,845,997 22.7 71,136 4.8 2,884,882 26.0
Hawaii 1,529 -0.3 4,459,645 20.4 34,443 4.4 1,064,737 13.9
Maine 1,988 18.5 3,700,710 18.7 20,364 9.8 615,598 22.7
Montana 1,669 8.9 2,770,535 17.9 16,902 -1.3 486,865 11.6
Louisiana 5,617 17.4 19,654,813 16.1 105,779 14.7 3,445,825 29.4
New Hampshire 1,388 27.0 3,653,649 5.3 23,452 18.6 749,385 26.4
Alaska 1,470 15.7 4,998,865 4.0 20,489 14.5 908,872 31.1
Vermont 924 13.2 2,762,902 -26.7 10,965 17.0 337,413 26.6
United States 293,575 N 1,143,936,913 N 5,689,138 N 199,706,592 N
Nebraska 2,742 19.8 D N (25k-49999) N D N
Rhode Island 959 21.9 D N (10k-24999) N D N
South Dakota 1,510 11.5 D N (10k-24999) N D N
Wyoming 1,008 20.1 D N (5000-9999) N D N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: 1997 Economic Census, Comparative Statistics

Last modified: 6/28/00