1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

West 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 12,386 t 1,361,627 9,869 194,772 2,517 1,166,855
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services t 12,386 t 1,361,627 9,869 194,772 2,517 1,166,855
5411 Legal services 1,777 545,575 796 30,957 981 514,618
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services 1,877 162,119 1,365 14,649 512 147,470
541211 Offices of certified public accountants 468 109,613 192 2,968 276 106,645
541213 Tax return preparation services 403 18,022 320 3,083 83 14,939
541214 Payroll services 21 3,507 11 400 10 3,107
541219 Other accounting services 985 30,977 842 8,198 143 22,779
5413-a Architectural, engineering, & related services N N 729 16,407 N N
54131 Architectural services 119 25,410 74 2,708 45 22,702
54132 Landscape architectural services X X 83 1,345 X X
54133 Engineering services 514 154,893 300 7,922 214 146,971
54134 Drafting services 106 3,774 97 1,526 9 2,248
54135 Building inspection services 63 2,581 52 930 11 1,651
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services 13 3,053 8 256 5 2,797
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services 200 14,297 108 1,411 92 12,886
54138 Testing laboratories 70 36,960 7 309 63 36,651
5414 Specialized design services 254 17,650 216 4,595 38 13,055
5415 Computer systems design & related services 702 91,812 602 12,801 100 79,011
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services 2,002 106,080 1,810 35,901 192 70,179
5417 Scientific research & development services 66 25,929 52 902 14 25,027
5418 Advertising & related services 408 68,053 288 7,185 120 60,868
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services t 4,132 t 102,096 4,011 71,375 121 30,721
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling 61 8,183 55 582 6 7,601
54192 Photographic services 371 26,397 273 5,020 98 21,377
54193 Translation & interpretation services 129 N 127 1,530 2 D
54194 Veterinary services X X 36 738 X X
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services 3,535 N 3,520 63,505 15 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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