1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

Tennessee
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 51,392 t 8,117,780 42,580 1,206,001 8,812 6,911,779
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services t 51,392 t 8,117,780 42,580 1,206,001 8,812 6,911,779
5411 Legal services 5,527 1,446,483 2,934 133,361 2,593 1,313,122
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services 6,616 730,694 5,110 75,907 1,506 654,787
541211 Offices of certified public accountants 1,613 473,997 737 16,359 876 457,638
541213 Tax return preparation services 1,147 51,242 938 9,376 209 41,866
541214 Payroll services 91 57,256 50 406 41 56,850
541219 Other accounting services 3,765 148,199 3,385 49,766 380 98,433
5413-a Architectural, engineering, & related services N N 3,564 112,237 N N
54131 Architectural services 869 323,588 573 31,524 296 292,064
54132 Landscape architectural services X X 591 11,524 X X
54133 Engineering services 2,241 1,327,150 1,450 46,985 791 1,280,165
54134 Drafting services 478 16,087 455 9,474 23 6,613
54135 Building inspection services 199 8,674 173 5,376 26 3,298
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services 38 1,233 33 858 5 375
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services 506 58,880 269 5,684 237 53,196
54138 Testing laboratories 105 86,544 20 812 85 85,732
5414 Specialized design services 1,750 233,313 1,393 40,767 357 192,546
5415 Computer systems design & related services 3,605 896,953 2,951 86,147 654 810,806
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services 9,466 1,006,254 8,418 263,800 1,048 742,454
5417 Scientific research & development services 326 N 253 4,576 73 D
5418 Advertising & related services 2,338 697,620 1,674 88,057 664 609,563
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services t 16,737 t 16,283 401,149 454 D
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling 247 44,685 193 5,298 54 39,387
54192 Photographic services 1,761 164,967 1,407 33,835 354 131,132
54193 Translation & interpretation services 453 N 446 7,145 7 D
54194 Veterinary services X X 205 5,538 X X
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services 14,071 N 14,032 349,333 39 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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