1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

Virginia
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 81,082 t 25,972,195 63,543 1,820,504 17,539 24,151,691
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services t 81,082 t 25,972,195 63,543 1,820,504 17,539 24,151,691
5411 Legal services 7,918 2,311,542 4,104 177,341 3,814 2,134,201
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services 9,066 1,293,282 6,736 88,478 2,330 1,204,804
541211 Offices of certified public accountants 1,933 908,409 777 19,459 1,156 888,950
541213 Tax return preparation services 2,134 75,993 1,795 15,280 339 60,713
541214 Payroll services 126 124,624 66 700 60 123,924
541219 Other accounting services 4,873 184,256 4,098 53,039 775 131,217
5413-a Architectural, engineering, & related services N N 4,249 119,957 N N
54131 Architectural services 1,601 403,715 1,087 34,521 514 369,194
54132 Landscape architectural services X X 495 7,787 X X
54133 Engineering services 3,638 5,017,815 1,835 60,820 1,803 4,956,995
54134 Drafting services 470 N 427 7,587 43 D
54135 Building inspection services 281 22,328 168 2,801 113 19,527
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services 28 N 27 432 1 D
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services 482 118,609 192 4,409 290 114,200
54138 Testing laboratories 153 138,137 18 1,600 135 136,537
5414 Specialized design services 2,587 263,232 1,985 63,123 602 200,109
5415 Computer systems design & related services 8,704 9,918,606 5,622 171,685 3,082 9,746,921
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services 19,887 3,033,167 17,040 531,822 2,847 2,501,345
5417 Scientific research & development services 872 1,656,210 516 13,574 356 1,642,636
5418 Advertising & related services 2,856 937,845 1,869 75,970 987 861,875
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services t 22,044 t 831,198 21,422 578,554 622 252,644
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling 628 121,598 521 12,513 107 109,085
54192 Photographic services 1,920 134,712 1,523 34,365 397 100,347
54193 Translation & interpretation services 787 25,840 751 15,395 36 10,445
54194 Veterinary services X X 246 7,916 X X
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services 18,463 541,132 18,381 508,365 82 32,767
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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