1997 Economic Census
Nonemployer Statistics

Whatcom County, WA
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.
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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)
  00 All industries X X 10,270 380,371 X X
11 Forestry, fishing & huntings, & ag support services (113-115) X X 955 40,825 X X
  21 Mining N N 13 1,066 N N
22 Utilities N N 10 499 N N
23 Construction N N 1,183 68,731 N N
31-33 Manufacturing 622 3,956,808 308 9,827 314 3,946,981
42 Wholesale trade 564 W 256 17,301 308 1,042,680
44-45 Retail trade 2,043 1,701,823 1,203 28,550 840 1,673,273
48-49 Transportation & warehousing N N 236 10,628 N N
51 Information N N 98 2,265 N N
52 Finance & insurance N N 323 28,774 N N
53 Real estate & rental & leasing 1,215 155,521 995 63,688 220 91,833
54 Professional, scientific, & technical services t 1,963 t 294,622 1,573 48,116 390 246,506
56 Administrative & support & waste management & remediation serv t 681 t 85,399 494 6,312 187 79,087
61 Educational services 237 7,783 213 2,339 24 5,444
62 Health care & social assistance 1,101 218,323 695 17,137 406 201,186
71 Arts, entertainment, & recreation 551 52,778 482 7,234 69 45,544
72 Accommodation & foodservices 522 199,631 92 3,784 430 195,847
81 Other services (except public administration) t 1,366 t 104,607 1,141 23,295 225 81,312
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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