U.S. Department of Commerce

Federal, State, and Local Governments
Government Finance and Employment Classification Manual
DESCRIPTIONS OF FUNCTIONAL CATEGORIES
 
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FUNCTION CODE:   03 NAME:    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC
SECTOR:   General APPLIES TO:    Finance |X|    Employment | |
PUBLICATION CATEGORIES:    General Government, NEC
DEFINITION:    Provision and operation of publicly-owned commercial facilities not classified under particular functions or utilities.
EXAMPLES:   Markets; cemeteries; New Orleans public belt railroad and passenger terminal; the Bank of North Dakota; North Dakota Mill and Elevator Association; cement plants; hail and disaster insurance systems; the Alaska Railroad; and the like.
EXCLUSIONS:   Public utilities (use Utilities codes 91, 92, 93, and 94); sewerage systems (report at Sewerage, code 80); public hospitals (report at Own Hospitals, code 36); parks and recreational facilities (use code 61); dormitories, cafeterias, bookstores, and other auxiliary enterprises connected with institutions of higher education (for state governments, use code 16 and for local governments, use code 18); nursing homes (report at Public Welfare, codes 77/79); public airports (use code 01); and other commercial-type activities classifiable in particular functions.
REFERENCES: - To be added later -
OTHER NOTES:    (1) This function includes direct expenditures only--report any intergovernmental outlays and all employment data at Other and Unallocable, code 89. (2) Effective with 1977 data, state government utility expenditures were removed from this category and reclassified at the Utility functions.
 
DETAILED CODE LIST WITH COVERAGE OF DATA COLLECTION*
 
  General Purpose Governments
EXPENDITURES, DIRECT: Federal State D.C. Large City-County Other Local Special District
E03 Current Operations N YY Y YN
F03 Construction N YY Y YN
G03 Land & Existing Structures N YY Y YN
K03 Equipment N YY Y NN
 
* Shows whether data are collected (Y) or not (N) for that type.

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Governments Division
Created: November 16 2000
Last revised: October 31 2011