1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

North Dakota
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
Receipts
($1,000)
54 Professional, scientific, & technical services t 5,390 t 499,438 4,313 81,401 1,077 418,037
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services t 5,390 t 499,438 4,313 81,401 1,077 418,037
5411 Legal services 619 122,062 231 7,061 388 115,001
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services 874 70,196 643 7,069 231 63,127
541211 Offices of certified public accountants 189 51,505 68 1,375 121 50,130
541213 Tax return preparation services 225 6,644 176 1,574 49 5,070
541214 Payroll services 10 2,429 4 25 6 2,404
541219 Other accounting services 450 9,618 395 4,095 55 5,523
5413-a Architectural, engineering, & related services N N 224 8,540 N N
54131 Architectural services 75 26,718 39 2,276 36 24,442
54132 Landscape architectural services X X 24 328 X X
54133 Engineering services 163 73,431 89 4,705 74 68,726
54134 Drafting services 30 N 29 385 1 D
54135 Building inspection services 19 N 18 437 1 D
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services 9 N 7 209 2 D
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services N N D D 12 1,153
54138 Testing laboratories N N D D 26 10,694
5414 Specialized design services 116 6,072 91 1,127 25 4,945
5415 Computer systems design & related services 285 56,289 233 4,591 52 51,698
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services 925 33,660 839 11,994 86 21,666
5417 Scientific research & development services 39 8,308 27 349 12 7,959
5418 Advertising & related services 230 37,460 170 5,110 60 32,350
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services t 1,926 t 51,599 1,855 35,560 71 16,039
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling 29 3,112 25 289 4 2,823
54192 Photographic services 186 13,340 131 2,021 55 11,319
54193 Translation & interpretation services N N 46 441 N N
54194 Veterinary services X X 29 1,426 X X
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services 1,636 33,280 1,624 31,383 12 1,897
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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