1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Transportation and Warehousing

District of Columbia
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)
Establish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Establish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
48-49 Transportation & warehousing %% ** 1,950 602,281 1,735 35,163 215 567,118
481 Air transportation %% 49 278,179 12 3,341 37 274,838
483 Water transportation N N D D 5 D
484 Truck transportation 134 16,964 114 5,380 20 11,584
4841 General freight trucking N N 96 3,825 N N
48411 General freight trucking, local N N 43 1,061 N N
48412 General freight trucking, long-distance N N 53 2,764 N N
4842 Specialized freight trucking 35 11,614 18 1,555 17 10,059
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 1,240 111,223 1,192 19,290 48 91,933
4851 Urban transit systems N N D D N N
4852 Interurban & rural bus transportation N N D D N N
4853 Taxi & limousine service 1,110 84,268 1,085 14,779 25 69,489
4854 School & employee bus transportation N N 12 293 N N
4855 Charter bus industry N N 16 1,472 N N
4859 Other transit & ground passenger transportation 82 6,842 70 2,542 12 4,300
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 15 19,249 11 474 4 18,775
488 Support activities for transportation 55 35,950 18 752 37 35,198
492 Couriers & messengers 431 121,794 382 5,721 49 116,073
493 Warehousing & storage N N D D 9 6,431
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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