Quarterly Business Review

3rd Quarter, 1997

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TABLE 1: TOTAL GROSS BUSINESS INCOME

STATEWIDE BY INDUSTRY (SIC)

3RD QUARTER, 1996 AND 1997

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                                           CURRENT     3RD QUARTER    3RD QUARTER  PERCENT 
INDUSTRY AND SIC NUMBER                     UNITS          1996           1997     CHANGE  
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AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY AND FISHING..........   5,068     461,880,530     539,931,202   16.9 
  AGRICULTURAL SERVICES 07.................   4,439     303,402,274     341,735,489   12.6 
  FORESTRY 08..............................     223      48,764,312      51,451,373    5.5 
  FISHING 09...............................      97      52,859,030      62,232,859   17.7 
  OTHER AGRICULTURE........................     309      56,854,914      84,511,481   48.6 
MINING AND QUARRYING.......................     102     107,481,343      95,077,599  -11.5 
  METAL MINING 10..........................      11      13,514,650      12,352,652   -8.6 
  SAND AND GRAVEL 144......................      32      34,723,580      18,976,215  -45.4 
  OTHER MINING AND QUARRYING...............      59      59,243,113      63,748,732    7.6 
CONTRACT CONSTRUCTION......................  26,814   5,044,870,390   5,692,792,478   12.8 
  GENERAL BUILDING CONTRACTORS 15..........   9,258   1,991,043,799   2,249,354,515   13.0 
  HEAVY CONSTRUCTION (INCL. HIGHWAYS) 16...   1,186     767,697,537     877,666,369   14.3 
  SPECIAL TRADE CONTRACTORS 17.............  16,370   2,286,129,054   2,565,771,594   12.2 
    PLUMBING AND HEATING 171...............   2,090     475,371,796     462,690,706   -2.7 
    ELECTRICAL 173.........................   1,738     415,827,578     478,990,725   15.2 
    MASONRY 174............................   1,564     232,346,103     258,534,023   11.3 
    OTHER TRADE CONTRACTORS................  10,978   1,162,583,577   1,365,556,140   17.5 
MANUFACTURING..............................   7,596  16,649,664,687  17,955,745,396    7.8 
  FOOD PRODUCTS 20.........................     339   2,370,366,623   2,293,792,683   -3.2 
    MEAT PRODUCTS 201......................      33     431,587,093     425,518,875   -1.4 
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 202.....................      18     296,648,536     269,300,534   -9.2 
    CANNING AND PRESERVING 203.............      53     473,145,549     463,568,068   -2.0 
    GRAIN MILL PRODUCTS 204................      34     211,396,952     214,634,003    1.5 
    BAKERY PRODUCTS 205....................      21      93,678,765      55,848,552  -40.4 
    CONFECTIONERY PRODUCTS 206.............      17      20,616,259      20,343,041   -1.3 
    BEVERAGES 208..........................      77     266,962,582     292,187,806    9.4 
    MISCELLANEOUS FOOD PRODUCTS............      86     576,330,887     552,391,804   -4.2 
  APPAREL AND TEXTILES 22, 23..............     237     166,311,114     167,729,672    0.9 
    MEN'S, YOUTHS', AND BOYS' 231, 232.....      20      49,312,420      54,745,267   11.0 
    WOMEN'S, MISSES', & JUNIORS' 233, 234..      10      13,843,656      12,398,002  -10.4 
    OTHER APPAREL AND TEXTILES.............     207     103,155,038     100,586,403   -2.5 
  LUMBER AND WOOD PRODUCTS 24..............   1,830   2,234,371,671   2,157,489,470   -3.4 
    LOGGING CAMPS AND CONTRACTORS 241......     966     593,613,752     520,227,425  -12.4 
    SAWMILLS AND PLANING MILLS 242.........     188     903,022,623     898,062,503   -0.5 
    OTHER WOOD PRODUCTS....................     676     737,735,296     739,199,542    0.2 
  FURNITURE AND FIXTURES 25................     236      86,018,457      89,177,181    3.7 
    HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE 251................     163      29,801,395      31,044,139    4.2 
    OTHER FURNITURE AND FIXTURES...........      73      56,217,062      58,133,042    3.4 
  PAPER AND ALLIED PRODUCTS 26.............      74     826,429,590     819,432,679   -0.8 
    PULP/PAPER MILLS 261, 262, 263.........      22     646,635,603     618,191,218   -4.4 
    PAPERBOARD CONTAINERS 265..............      21      79,155,903      86,827,915    9.7 
    CONVERTED PAPER PRODUCTS 267...........      31     100,638,084     114,413,546   13.7 
  PRINTING, PUBLISHING, ETC. 27............   1,421     723,501,174     724,429,466    0.1 
    NEWSPAPERS 271.........................     139     242,138,088     241,518,081   -0.3 
    PERIODICALS AND BOOKS 272-274..........     514     203,149,468     188,612,903   -7.2 
    COMMERCIAL PRINTING 275................     667     255,672,335     268,932,812    5.2 
    OTHER PRINTING.........................     101      22,541,283      25,365,670   12.5 
  CHEMICALS AND ALLIED PRODUCTS 28.........     152     399,520,225     378,873,502   -5.2 
    CHEMICALS AND PLASTICS 281, 282........      46     171,468,812     161,546,521   -5.8 
    DRUGS 283..............................      21      16,472,670      16,951,368    2.9 
    OTHER CHEMICAL PRODUCTS 284-289........      85     211,578,743     200,375,613   -5.3 
  PETROLEUM REFINING 29....................      16     441,674,181     432,916,272   -2.0 
  RUBBER AND PLASTICS PRODUCTS 30..........     145     171,456,264     186,371,199    8.7 
  LEATHER AND LEATHER PRODUCTS 31..........      20      17,683,569      17,678,171    0.0 
  STONE/CLAY/GLASS/CONCRETE PRODUCTS 32....     207     318,032,322     342,580,550    7.7 
  PRIMARY METAL INDUSTRIES 33..............      99     975,360,350   1,072,100,995    9.9 
    IRON & STEEL FOUNDRIES, MILLS 331, 332.      49     155,174,935     141,969,490   -8.5 
    PRIMARY SMELTING/NONFERR0US METALS 333.       7     491,775,820     581,117,426   18.2 
    FOUNDRIES, NONFERROUS METALS 334-339...      43     328,409,595     349,014,079    6.3 
  FABRICATED METAL PRODUCTS 34.............     466     482,817,354     511,679,262    6.0 
    CANS 341...............................       5      66,846,766      71,233,736    6.6 
    STRUCTURAL PRODUCTS 344................     217     221,867,160     211,230,185   -4.8 
    OTHER FABRICATED METAL PRODUCTS........     244     194,103,428     229,215,341   18.1 
  MACHINERY, EXCEPT ELECTRIC 35............     870     713,810,073     803,671,397   12.6 
    FARM MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT 352.......      18       7,074,759       6,793,846   -4.0 
    CONSTRUCTION & HANDLING EQUIPMENT 353..      61      98,223,754     114,335,710   16.4 
    SPECIAL INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY 355.......      75     130,315,895     134,235,594    3.0 
    OTHER MACHINERY........................     716     478,195,665     548,306,247   14.7 
  ELECTRICAL MACHINERY AND SUPPLIES 36.....     209     705,606,529     702,313,003   -0.5 
  TRANSPORTATION EQUIPMENT 37..............     525   5,440,019,238   6,673,097,793   22.7 
    MOTOR VEHICLES AND EQUIPMENT 371.......      71      51,838,051      74,717,728   44.1 
    AIRCRAFT AND PARTS 372.................      90   4,971,870,467   6,098,878,755   22.7 
    SHIP AND BOAT BUILDINGS 373............     319     164,566,493     170,112,706    3.4 
    OTHER TRANSPORTATION EQUIPMENT 374-379.      45     251,744,227     329,388,604   30.8 
                                                                                           
                                                                                       
                                                                                           
                                                                                           
                         TABLE 1: TOTAL GROSS BUSINESS INCOME                 
                                  STATEWIDE BY INDUSTRY (SIC)                              
                                  3RD QUARTER, 1996 AND 1997                               
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                                           CURRENT     3RD QUARTER    3RD QUARTER  PERCENT 
INDUSTRY AND SIC NUMBER                     UNITS          1996           1997     CHANGE  
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  PROFESSIONAL & SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 38.     176     376,215,737     363,548,385   -3.4 
  MISCELLANEOUS MANUFACTURING 39...........     574     200,470,216     218,863,716    9.2 
TRANSPORTATION AND ALLIED SERVICES.........   3,941   1,864,554,568   1,888,091,859    1.3 
  RAILROADS 40.............................      12     144,333,596     170,187,924   17.9 
  LOCAL AND SUBURBAN TRANSIT 41............     289     102,422,840      84,118,778  -17.9 
  MOTOR FREIGHT AND WAREHOUSING 42.........   2,479     884,197,846     913,609,648    3.3 
  WATER TRANSPORTATION 44..................     322     359,011,959     396,384,225   10.4 
  AIR TRANSPORTATION SERVICES 45...........     213     124,098,005      71,801,869  -42.1 
  TRANSPORTATION SERVICES 46, 47...........     626     250,490,322     251,989,415    0.6 
COMMUNICATION AND UTILITIES................   1,498   3,236,774,309   3,485,810,062    7.7 
  COMMUNICATION 48.........................     742   1,458,279,905   1,561,040,968    7.0 
  ELECTRIC COMPANIES 491...................      66     733,090,320     828,112,448   13.0 
  GAS COMPANIES 492........................       9      77,942,498      35,909,253  -53.9 
  WATER COMPANIES 494......................     400     236,074,233     253,805,644    7.5 
  OTHER UTILITIES..........................     281     731,387,353     806,941,749   10.3 
WHOLESALE TRADE............................  14,669  21,379,297,008  23,170,178,169    8.4 
  DURABLE GOODS 50.........................   9,585  11,306,491,203  13,120,017,287   16.0 
    MOTOR VEHICLES AND AUTO EQUIPMENT 501..     785   1,620,305,636   1,941,989,384   19.9 
    FURNITURE AND HOME FURNISHINGS 502.....     414     334,402,036     397,996,265   19.0 
    LUMBER AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS 503..     813   1,158,564,300   1,262,254,261    8.9 
    SPORTING, RECREATIONAL EQUIPMENT 504...   2,091   2,805,788,156   3,513,564,188   25.2 
    ELECTRICAL GOODS 506...................   1,205   1,676,542,414   1,750,103,531    4.4 
    HARDWARE/PLUMBING/HEATING SUPPLIES 507.     601     533,643,261     536,566,466    0.5 
    MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT 508............   2,376   1,862,666,198   2,145,568,047   15.2 
    OTHER WHOLESALERS 505, 509.............   1,300   1,314,579,202   1,571,975,145   19.6 
  NONDURABLE GOODS 51......................   5,084  10,072,805,805  10,050,160,882   -0.2 
    PAPER AND PAPER PRODUCTS 511...........     410     635,638,685     600,101,192   -5.6 
    DRUGS AND SUNDRIES 512.................     256     765,039,694     844,166,355   10.3 
    APPAREL, PIECE GOODS AND NOTIONS 513...     344     389,378,208     401,370,963    3.1 
    GROCERIES AND RELATED PRODUCTS 514.....   1,368   3,043,500,216   3,102,740,727    1.9 
    FARM-PRODUCT RAW MATERIALS 515.........     104     597,787,695     505,795,044  -15.4 
    CHEMICALS AND ALLIED PRODUCTS 516......     367     611,834,497     696,220,755   13.8 
    PETROLEUM AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS 517...     249   2,444,583,404   2,289,793,095   -6.3 
    MISCELLANEOUS NONDURABLE GOODS.........   1,986   1,585,043,406   1,609,972,751    1.6 
RETAIL TRADE...............................  41,324  16,349,149,937  17,634,760,212    7.9 
  BLDG. MATERIALS, HARDWARE 52.............   2,221   1,252,265,732   1,332,381,529    6.4 
    LUMBER AND BLDG. MATERIALS 521.........     771     642,863,127     703,164,710    9.4 
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523............     204      90,829,010     101,845,592   12.1 
    HARDWARE STORES 525....................     520     325,331,268     321,095,618   -1.3 
    NURSERIES, GARDEN SUPPLIES 526.........     595      76,619,757      88,156,959   15.1 
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527................     131     116,622,570     118,118,650    1.3 
    OTHER 522, 524.........................      -          -               -          0.0 
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE STORES 53............     306   1,639,359,042   1,736,049,614    5.9 
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531..................      30     827,837,020     860,056,374    3.9 
    VARIETY STORES 533.....................     108     572,314,471     615,799,518    7.6 
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE..............     168     239,207,551     260,193,722    8.8 
  FOOD STORES 54...........................   3,673   3,158,712,426   3,259,557,838    3.2 
    GROCERY STORES 541.....................   2,546   2,932,236,241   3,032,348,906    3.4 
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT MARKETS 542, 543..     322     107,001,113      88,470,815  -17.3 
    CANDY, NUT AND CONFECTIONERY 544.......      99      10,708,353      11,895,064   11.1 
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545.....................      39       8,106,173       7,919,168   -2.3 
    BAKERIES 546...........................     306      37,026,179      38,022,666    2.7 
    OTHER FOOD STORES 549..................     361      63,634,367      80,901,219   27.1 
  AUTOMOTIVE DEALERS & GAS STATIONS 55.....   3,876   4,257,308,191   4,502,711,058    5.8 
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW & USED) 551, 552.....   1,376   2,586,961,240   2,810,893,193    8.7 
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553..................     879     379,801,920     409,957,272    7.9 
    SERVICE STATIONS 554...................     993     933,914,116     918,848,634   -1.6 
    MARINE, AIRCRAFT, ETC..................     628     356,630,915     363,011,959    1.8 
  APPAREL AND ACCESSORIES 56...............   1,607     841,622,489     904,005,412    7.4 
    CLOTHING 561-565.......................     995     686,229,227     742,382,062    8.2 
    SHOES 566..............................     151      71,141,614      72,122,438    1.4 
    OTHER ACCESSORIES 569..................     461      84,251,648      89,500,912    6.2 
  FURNITURE, FURNISHINGS & EQUIPMENT 57....   4,099   1,416,463,813   1,733,760,064   22.4 
    FURNITURE 571..........................   1,697     402,733,892     435,656,497    8.2 
    APPLIANCES 572.........................     322     129,697,870     135,974,510    4.8 
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573 ..........   2,080     884,032,051   1,162,129,057   31.5 
  EATING AND DRINKING PLACES 58............   9,866   1,450,069,063   1,533,334,010    5.7 
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL 59..................  15,676   2,333,349,181   2,632,960,687   12.8 
    DRUG STORES 591........................     411     484,890,233     513,166,828    5.8 
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594.......   3,651     728,862,558     771,524,099    5.9 
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596.................   2,536     321,616,336     353,974,640   10.1 
    FUEL AND ICE 598.......................     159     145,333,206     134,032,725   -7.8 
    OTHER RETAIL STORES....................   8,919     652,646,848     860,262,395   31.8 
                                                                                           
                                                                                         
                                                                                           
                                                                                           
                                  TABLE 1: TOTAL GROSS BUSINESS INCOME                              
                                  STATEWIDE BY INDUSTRY (SIC)                              
                                  3RD QUARTER, 1996 AND 1997                               
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                                           CURRENT     3RD QUARTER    3RD QUARTER  PERCENT 
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FINANCE, INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE.........   6,974   3,906,376,236   5,280,295,299   35.2 
  FINANCE 60-62............................   1,560   2,589,758,059   3,751,319,338   44.9 
  INSURANCE 63-64..........................   2,101     684,356,297     791,894,693   15.7 
  REAL ESTATE 65-66........................   3,175     492,334,643     583,352,930   18.5 
  OTHER FINANCE 67.........................     138     139,927,237     153,728,338    9.9 
SERVICES AND OTHER BUSINESS................  60,021  12,185,906,030  13,268,709,492    8.9 
  HOTELS, MOTELS, ETC. 70..................   1,657     423,801,547     453,087,522    6.9 
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72.....................   5,637     280,096,224     300,245,115    7.2 
    LAUNDRIES, CLEANERS 721................   1,754     121,814,010     131,762,075    8.2 
    PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIOS 722...............     600      26,555,738      28,742,834    8.2 
    BARBER AND BEAUTY SHOPS 723, 724.......   2,463      75,772,792      79,981,212    5.6 
    FUNERAL SERVICES 726...................     137      25,220,809      26,721,011    5.9 
    OTHER PERSONAL SERVICES................     683      30,732,875      33,037,983    7.5 
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73.....................  15,340   4,365,184,576   4,833,407,318   10.7 
    ADVERTISING 731........................     581     133,657,803     150,462,726   12.6 
    CREDIT AND COLLECTION AGENCIES 732.....     144      33,607,223      32,062,094   -4.6 
    SERVICES TO DWELLINGS AND BLDGS. 734...   1,796     109,965,349     118,256,607    7.5 
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737 .................   3,162   2,038,853,743   2,117,629,863    3.9 
    OTHER BUSINESS SERVICES................   9,657   2,049,100,458   2,414,996,028   17.9 
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR, SERVICES 75...........   5,342     802,107,711     870,060,718    8.5 
    RENTAL AND LEASING 751.................     387     332,103,604     337,041,306    1.5 
    REPAIR SHOPS 753.......................   4,120     391,522,708     443,302,072   13.2 
    OTHER AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES..............     835      78,481,399      89,717,340   14.3 
  MISCELLANEOUS REPAIR SERVICES 76.........   3,911     251,936,640     277,582,088   10.2 
  MOTION PICTURE THEATERS & PRODUCTION 78..     713     169,095,906     141,503,605  -16.3 
  AMUSEMENT AND RECREATION SERVICES 79.....   2,119     423,979,254     434,000,535    2.4 
  MEDICAL AND HEALTH SERVICES 80...........  10,338   2,671,460,052   2,921,136,288    9.3 
    DRS/OTHER PRACTITIONERS 801, 803, 804..   6,667   1,134,060,286   1,238,851,284    9.2 
    DENTISTS 802...........................   2,709     359,976,264     386,664,614    7.4 
    HOSPITALS 806..........................     116     807,069,624     863,583,882    7.0 
    LABORATORIES 807.......................     440     116,095,242     117,436,756    1.2 
    OTHER HEALTH SERVICES..................     406     254,258,636     314,599,752   23.7 
  LEGAL SERVICES 81........................   3,430     477,758,325     504,664,033    5.6 
  OTHER SERVICES 82-89.....................  11,091   2,277,739,524   2,485,014,849    9.1 
    ENGINEERS AND ARCHITECTS 871...........   2,063     708,763,910     705,461,799   -0.5 
    ACCOUNTANTS AND BOOKKEEPERS 872........   1,942     185,826,715     222,759,030   19.9 
    OTHER SERVICES.........................   7,086   1,383,148,899   1,556,794,020   12.6 
  GOVERNMENT 91-97.........................     197      33,517,483      36,031,846    7.5 
  OTHER BUSINESS 00,98-99..................     246       9,228,788      11,975,575   29.8 
                                                                                           
TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES ...................... 168,007  81,185,955,038  89,011,391,768    9.6 
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