1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

Alabama
Includes only firms subject to federal income tax. Nonemployers are businesses with no paid employees. Introductory text includes scope and methodology. More detail is available for employers. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
code
Description All taxable firms Nonemployers Employers
Establish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
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ments
Receipts
($1,000)
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ments
Receipts
($1,000)
54 Professional, scientific, & technical services t 34,381 t 5,952,068 27,305 656,430 7,076 5,295,638
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services t 34,381 t 5,952,068 27,305 656,430 7,076 5,295,638
5411 Legal services 4,273 1,443,863 1,883 79,181 2,390 1,364,682
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services 4,848 485,907 3,583 47,749 1,265 438,158
541211 Offices of certified public accountants 1,075 339,088 438 12,951 637 326,137
541213 Tax return preparation services 1,259 35,816 1,041 9,734 218 26,082
541214 Payroll services 68 37,874 44 1,819 24 36,055
541219 Other accounting services 2,446 73,129 2,060 23,245 386 49,884
5413-a Architectural, engineering, & related services N N 2,640 67,297 N N
54131 Architectural services 647 166,417 418 12,209 229 154,208
54132 Landscape architectural services X X 437 8,873 X X
54133 Engineering services 1,836 1,027,924 1,120 32,636 716 995,288
54134 Drafting services 381 16,660 337 6,850 44 9,810
54135 Building inspection services 128 N 106 1,953 22 D
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services 33 N 29 743 4 D
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services 369 59,245 177 2,783 192 56,462
54138 Testing laboratories 87 88,375 16 1,250 71 87,125
5414 Specialized design services 969 80,184 784 21,532 185 58,652
5415 Computer systems design & related services 2,394 982,755 1,804 51,650 590 931,105
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services 5,744 350,221 5,190 113,891 554 236,330
5417 Scientific research & development services 256 563,945 165 5,216 91 558,729
5418 Advertising & related services 1,340 330,944 940 38,322 400 292,622
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services t 10,639 t 332,940 10,316 231,592 323 101,348
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling 174 8,639 158 2,425 16 6,214
54192 Photographic services 1,064 98,787 793 15,532 271 83,255
54193 Translation & interpretation services 289 N 287 4,584 2 D
54194 Veterinary services X X 147 4,213 X X
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services 8,965 N 8,931 204,838 34 D
D Withheld to avoid disclosure;   N Not available; S Withheld because data do not meet publication standards;   W Wholesale receipts for nonemployers are not comparable to wholesale sales for employers;   X Industry not in scope of Economic Census for employers;   t Total does not include employer data for out-of-scope industries;   r revised subsequent to initial publication

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Source: 1997 Economic Census:   Nonemployer Statistics and Geographic Area Series (for employers)

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