Quarterly Business Review

2nd Quarter, 1998

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                         TABLE 1: TOTAL GROSS BUSINESS INCOME                              
                                  STATEWIDE BY INDUSTRY (SIC)                              
                                  2ND QUARTER, 1997 AND 1998                               
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                                           CURRENT     2ND QUARTER    2ND QUARTER  PERCENT 
INDUSTRY AND SIC NUMBER                     UNITS          1997           1998     CHANGE  
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AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY AND FISHING..........   5,172     514,427,734     540,543,707    5.1 
  AGRICULTURAL SERVICES 07.................   4,535     316,154,798     350,796,051   11.0 
  FORESTRY 08..............................     209      52,430,135      54,330,467    3.6 
  FISHING 09...............................     100      58,188,697      40,422,160  -30.5 
  OTHER AGRICULTURE........................     328      87,654,104      94,995,029    8.4 
MINING AND QUARRYING.......................     108      88,641,264     100,928,845   13.9 
  METAL MINING 10..........................      11      12,045,638      10,917,902   -9.4 
  SAND AND GRAVEL 144......................      34      15,109,261      38,580,698  155.3 
  OTHER MINING AND QUARRYING...............      63      61,486,365      51,430,245  -16.4 
CONTRACT CONSTRUCTION......................  27,376   5,117,333,915   5,399,651,070    5.5 
  GENERAL BUILDING CONTRACTORS 15..........   9,415   2,091,903,605   2,255,563,014    7.8 
  HEAVY CONSTRUCTION (INCL. HIGHWAYS) 16...   1,169     689,722,591     637,686,276   -7.5 
  SPECIAL TRADE CONTRACTORS 17.............  16,792   2,335,707,719   2,506,401,780    7.3 
    PLUMBING AND HEATING 171...............   2,102     456,046,430     478,217,787    4.9 
    ELECTRICAL 173.........................   1,750     447,605,838     500,212,676   11.8 
    MASONRY 174............................   1,576     241,831,531     255,811,707    5.8 
    OTHER TRADE CONTRACTORS................  11,364   1,190,223,920   1,272,159,610    6.9 
MANUFACTURING..............................   7,479  19,239,483,612  20,604,157,687    7.1 
  FOOD PRODUCTS 20.........................     333   2,113,990,014   2,111,600,528   -0.1 
    MEAT PRODUCTS 201......................      32     389,970,984     414,096,490    6.2 
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 202.....................      21     264,890,113     268,258,696    1.3 
    CANNING AND PRESERVING 203.............      53     433,927,272     415,444,566   -4.3 
    GRAIN MILL PRODUCTS 204................      30     217,504,760     195,667,693  -10.0 
    BAKERY PRODUCTS 205....................      22      54,149,458      47,400,250  -12.5 
    CONFECTIONERY PRODUCTS 206.............      17      13,343,832      13,513,129    1.3 
    BEVERAGES 208..........................      76     285,973,106     282,302,860   -1.3 
    MISCELLANEOUS FOOD PRODUCTS............      82     454,230,489     474,916,844    4.6 
  APPAREL AND TEXTILES 22, 23..............     230     136,693,336     152,501,766   11.6 
    MEN'S, YOUTHS', AND BOYS' 231, 232.....      20      34,305,135      36,016,560    5.0 
    WOMEN'S, MISSES', & JUNIORS' 233, 234..      11      10,161,096      10,627,019    4.6 
    OTHER APPAREL AND TEXTILES.............     199      92,227,105     105,858,187   14.8 
  LUMBER AND WOOD PRODUCTS 24..............   1,782   2,191,003,305   1,969,575,520  -10.1 
    LOGGING CAMPS AND CONTRACTORS 241......     921     520,677,199     429,700,044  -17.5 
    SAWMILLS AND PLANING MILLS 242.........     191     930,940,213     798,570,300  -14.2 
    OTHER WOOD PRODUCTS....................     670     739,385,893     741,305,176    0.3 
  FURNITURE AND FIXTURES 25................     231      83,891,923      86,796,027    3.5 
    HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE 251................     160      31,891,905      32,745,793    2.7 
    OTHER FURNITURE AND FIXTURES...........      71      52,000,018      54,050,234    3.9 
  PAPER AND ALLIED PRODUCTS 26.............      72     804,338,494     776,855,568   -3.4 
    PULP/PAPER MILLS 261, 262, 263.........      24     615,812,064     570,181,073   -7.4 
    PAPERBOARD CONTAINERS 265..............      21      82,325,901      99,093,704   20.4 
    CONVERTED PAPER PRODUCTS 267...........      27     106,200,529     107,580,791    1.3 
  PRINTING, PUBLISHING, ETC. 27............   1,362     718,322,344     710,853,556   -1.0 
    NEWSPAPERS 271.........................     136     249,114,959     261,695,457    5.1 
    PERIODICALS AND BOOKS 272-274..........     500     193,320,775     167,008,922  -13.6 
    COMMERCIAL PRINTING 275................     633     252,105,917     254,973,379    1.1 
    OTHER PRINTING.........................      93      23,780,693      27,175,798   14.3 
  CHEMICALS AND ALLIED PRODUCTS 28.........     151     434,037,524     381,818,781  -12.0 
    CHEMICALS AND PLASTICS 281, 282........      45     192,710,658     171,435,807  -11.0 
    DRUGS 283..............................      22      19,391,982      12,739,922  -34.3 
    OTHER CHEMICAL PRODUCTS 284-289........      84     221,934,884     197,643,052  -10.9 
  PETROLEUM REFINING 29....................      19     404,017,990     312,056,790  -22.8 
  RUBBER AND PLASTICS PRODUCTS 30..........     143     185,028,215     173,919,030   -6.0 
  LEATHER AND LEATHER PRODUCTS 31..........      23      18,337,088      17,289,406   -5.7 
  STONE/CLAY/GLASS/CONCRETE PRODUCTS 32....     204     326,732,231     337,010,429    3.1 
  PRIMARY METAL INDUSTRIES 33..............     107   1,063,067,718   1,027,651,501   -3.3 
    IRON & STEEL FOUNDRIES, MILLS 331, 332.      52     145,657,376     149,722,473    2.8 
    PRIMARY SMELTING/NONFERR0US METALS 333.       6     586,727,873     530,105,420   -9.7 
    FOUNDRIES, NONFERROUS METALS 334-339...      49     330,682,469     347,823,608    5.2 
  FABRICATED METAL PRODUCTS 34.............     497     568,396,741     559,967,379   -1.5 
    CANS 341...............................      D      132,506,498          D         0.0 
    STRUCTURAL PRODUCTS 344................     232     201,018,330     202,068,792    0.5 
    OTHER FABRICATED METAL PRODUCTS........     263     234,871,913     357,898,587   52.4  
  MACHINERY, EXCEPT ELECTRIC 35............     857     760,004,688     889,564,449   17.0 
    FARM MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT 352.......      17       8,599,907       6,433,318  -25.2 
    CONSTRUCTION & HANDLING EQUIPMENT 353..      60     116,574,630     134,025,323   15.0 
    SPECIAL INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY 355.......      69     128,601,809     119,299,603   -7.2 
    OTHER MACHINERY........................     711     506,228,342     629,806,205   24.4 
  ELECTRICAL MACHINERY AND SUPPLIES 36.....     202     664,918,045     678,697,183    2.1 
  TRANSPORTATION EQUIPMENT 37..............     542   8,109,583,772   9,808,504,068   20.9 
    MOTOR VEHICLES AND EQUIPMENT 371.......      75      64,854,186      52,248,343  -19.4 
    AIRCRAFT AND PARTS 372.................      93   7,539,899,287   9,195,217,630   22.0 
    SHIP AND BOAT BUILDINGS 373............     324     175,325,457     176,873,234    0.9 
    OTHER TRANSPORTATION EQUIPMENT 374-379.      50     329,504,842     384,164,861   16.6 
                                                                                           
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                         TABLE 1: TOTAL GROSS BUSINESS INCOME                 
                                  STATEWIDE BY INDUSTRY (SIC)                              
                                  2ND QUARTER, 1997 AND 1998                               
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                                           CURRENT     2ND QUARTER    2ND QUARTER  PERCENT 
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  PROFESSIONAL & SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 38.     177     447,351,865     407,598,979   -8.9 
  MISCELLANEOUS MANUFACTURING 39...........     547     209,768,319     201,896,727   -3.8 
TRANSPORTATION AND ALLIED SERVICES.........   3,951   1,789,368,877   1,697,640,930   -5.1 
  RAILROADS 40.............................      14     208,040,361     138,410,157  -33.5 
  LOCAL AND SUBURBAN TRANSIT 41............     288      98,304,790      98,596,624    0.3 
  MOTOR FREIGHT AND WAREHOUSING 42.........   2,464     831,388,723     864,009,715    3.9 
  WATER TRANSPORTATION 44..................     328     340,507,622     287,773,082  -15.5 
  AIR TRANSPORTATION SERVICES 45...........     217      79,535,916      83,121,164    4.5 
  TRANSPORTATION SERVICES 46, 47...........     640     231,591,465     225,730,188   -2.5 
COMMUNICATION AND UTILITIES................   1,531   3,404,411,813   3,407,870,630    0.1 
  COMMUNICATION 48.........................     781   1,553,529,421   1,526,292,557   -1.8 
  ELECTRIC COMPANIES 491...................      67     871,217,276     897,019,332    3.0 
  GAS COMPANIES 492........................      11      44,527,022      48,842,136    9.7 
  WATER COMPANIES 494......................     394     202,203,502     224,246,912   10.9 
  OTHER UTILITIES..........................     278     732,934,592     711,469,693   -2.9 
WHOLESALE TRADE............................  14,538  22,681,381,287  21,614,508,106   -4.7 
  DURABLE GOODS 50.........................   9,438  12,742,798,708  11,891,863,017   -6.7 
    MOTOR VEHICLES AND AUTO EQUIPMENT 501..     789   1,965,656,471   2,025,071,868    3.0 
    FURNITURE AND HOME FURNISHINGS 502.....     411     371,420,705     414,937,056   11.7 
    LUMBER AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS 503..     812   1,215,227,944   1,210,800,601   -0.4 
    SPORTING, RECREATIONAL EQUIPMENT 504...   2,041   3,220,907,185   2,033,407,179  -36.9 
    ELECTRICAL GOODS 506...................   1,165   1,651,480,151   2,055,106,649   24.4 
    HARDWARE/PLUMBING/HEATING SUPPLIES 507.     600     535,823,382     548,799,935    2.4 
    MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT 508............   2,324   2,267,124,431   2,258,467,344   -0.4 
    OTHER WHOLESALERS 505, 509.............   1,296   1,515,158,439   1,345,272,385  -11.2 
  NONDURABLE GOODS 51......................   5,100   9,938,582,579   9,722,645,089   -2.2 
    PAPER AND PAPER PRODUCTS 511...........     406     584,984,001     469,871,212  -19.7 
    DRUGS AND SUNDRIES 512.................     246     835,728,267     860,650,995    3.0 
    APPAREL, PIECE GOODS AND NOTIONS 513...     328     348,417,901     373,447,188    7.2 
    GROCERIES AND RELATED PRODUCTS 514.....   1,377   3,022,259,144   2,947,747,750   -2.5 
    FARM-PRODUCT RAW MATERIALS 515.........     101     595,545,254     306,655,122  -48.5 
    CHEMICALS AND ALLIED PRODUCTS 516......     357     732,865,796     790,480,639    7.9 
    PETROLEUM AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS 517...     250   2,136,028,854   2,295,509,639    7.5 
    MISCELLANEOUS NONDURABLE GOODS.........   2,035   1,682,753,362   1,678,282,544   -0.3 
RETAIL TRADE...............................  41,025  16,779,996,909  18,087,599,592    7.8 
  BLDG. MATERIALS, HARDWARE 52.............   2,241   1,296,288,864   1,379,307,537    6.4 
    LUMBER AND BLDG. MATERIALS 521.........     761     636,575,575     677,947,315    6.5 
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523............     203      85,003,067      98,048,419   15.3 
    HARDWARE STORES 525....................     519     328,324,097     344,463,473    4.9 
    NURSERIES, GARDEN SUPPLIES 526.........     634     134,930,690     137,107,948    1.6 
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527................     124     111,455,435     121,740,382    9.2 
    OTHER 522, 524.........................      -          -               -          0.0 
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE STORES 53............     328   1,509,090,950   1,598,308,378    5.9 
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531..................      33     785,075,199     806,033,230    2.7 
    VARIETY STORES 533.....................     106     476,940,698     501,975,295    5.2 
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE..............     189     247,075,053     290,299,853   17.5 
  FOOD STORES 54...........................   3,624   3,138,632,559   3,302,217,138    5.2 
    GROCERY STORES 541.....................   2,522   2,924,001,426   3,034,553,714    3.8 
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT MARKETS 542, 543..     302      88,183,220      80,412,115   -8.8 
    CANDY, NUT AND CONFECTIONERY 544.......      93      10,301,186      11,453,970   11.2 
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545.....................      45       7,637,946       8,839,365   15.7 
    BAKERIES 546...........................     295      35,363,263      81,442,092  130.3 
    OTHER FOOD STORES 549..................     367      73,145,518      85,515,882   16.9 
  AUTOMOTIVE DEALERS & GAS STATIONS 55.....   3,904   4,343,365,828   4,723,318,094    8.7 
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW & USED) 551, 552.....   1,412   2,730,550,720   2,983,697,863    9.3 
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553..................     878     394,504,289     526,386,255   33.4 
    SERVICE STATIONS 554...................     980     861,685,464     773,888,889  -10.2 
    MARINE, AIRCRAFT, ETC..................     634     356,625,355     439,345,087   23.2 
  APPAREL AND ACCESSORIES 56...............   1,590     854,744,740     891,321,132    4.3 
    CLOTHING 561-565.......................     972     708,999,133     742,764,185    4.8 
    SHOES 566..............................     156      62,311,765      62,073,966   -0.4 
    OTHER ACCESSORIES 569..................     462      83,433,842      86,482,981    3.7 
  FURNITURE, FURNISHINGS & EQUIPMENT 57....   4,108   1,648,742,260   1,831,417,241   11.1 
    FURNITURE 571..........................   1,704     405,373,977     458,556,546   13.1 
    APPLIANCES 572.........................     317     131,094,112     133,376,735    1.7 
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573 ..........   2,087   1,112,274,171   1,239,483,960   11.4 
  EATING AND DRINKING PLACES 58............   9,887   1,443,715,247   1,537,593,210    6.5 
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL 59..................  15,343   2,545,416,461   2,824,116,862   10.9 
    DRUG STORES 591........................     398     511,187,515     574,079,310   12.3 
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594.......   3,580     729,171,962     758,923,911    4.1 
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596.................   2,410     355,124,352     378,001,382    6.4 
    FUEL AND ICE 598.......................     155     133,428,676     119,206,334  -10.7 
    OTHER RETAIL STORES....................   8,800     816,503,956     993,905,925   21.7 
                                                                                           
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                         TABLE 1: TOTAL GROSS BUSINESS INCOME                              
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                                  2ND QUARTER, 1997 AND 1998                               
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                                           CURRENT     2ND QUARTER    2ND QUARTER  PERCENT 
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FINANCE, INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE.........   7,113   4,007,070,172   4,214,965,847    5.2 
  FINANCE 60-62............................   1,653   2,523,779,551   2,586,069,082    2.5 
  INSURANCE 63-64..........................   2,115     782,941,476     837,715,098    7.0 
  REAL ESTATE 65-66........................   3,200     549,621,791     666,385,075   21.2 
  OTHER FINANCE 67.........................     145     150,727,354     124,796,592  -17.2 
SERVICES AND OTHER BUSINESS................  60,046  13,345,467,232  14,123,476,334    5.8 
  HOTELS, MOTELS, ETC. 70..................   1,653     355,886,248     375,623,529    5.5 
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72.....................   5,547     295,655,870     317,829,536    7.5 
    LAUNDRIES, CLEANERS 721................   1,698     123,733,735     134,239,726    8.5 
    PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIOS 722...............     565      25,559,777      26,746,223    4.6 
    BARBER AND BEAUTY SHOPS 723, 724.......   2,454      82,411,760      85,578,751    3.8 
    FUNERAL SERVICES 726...................     139      26,204,132      28,219,006    7.7 
    OTHER PERSONAL SERVICES................     691      37,746,466      43,045,830   14.0 
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73.....................  15,507   5,040,609,292   5,238,500,146    3.9 
    ADVERTISING 731........................     557     152,411,873     164,729,269    8.1 
    CREDIT AND COLLECTION AGENCIES 732.....     145      34,450,691      35,030,889    1.7 
    SERVICES TO DWELLINGS AND BLDGS. 734...   1,726     111,949,479     120,049,952    7.2 
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737 .................   3,264   2,454,025,294   2,123,733,927  -13.5 
    OTHER BUSINESS SERVICES................   9,815   2,287,771,955   2,794,956,109   22.2 
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR, SERVICES 75...........   5,358     807,670,809     838,400,173    3.8 
    RENTAL AND LEASING 751.................     385     292,602,375     296,063,794    1.2 
    REPAIR SHOPS 753.......................   4,120     430,092,401     447,439,392    4.0 
    OTHER AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES..............     853      84,976,033      94,896,987   11.7 
  MISCELLANEOUS REPAIR SERVICES 76.........   3,872     268,477,361     281,263,572    4.8 
  MOTION PICTURE THEATERS & PRODUCTION 78..     699     162,913,876     144,152,676  -11.5 
  AMUSEMENT AND RECREATION SERVICES 79.....   2,078     393,604,915     398,505,990    1.2 
  MEDICAL AND HEALTH SERVICES 80...........  10,317   2,899,546,309   3,247,575,902   12.0 
    DRS/OTHER PRACTITIONERS 801, 803, 804..   6,613   1,235,690,598   1,420,465,278   15.0 
    DENTISTS 802...........................   2,745     389,152,609     426,191,772    9.5 
    HOSPITALS 806..........................     124     867,836,737     969,921,264   11.8 
    LABORATORIES 807.......................     426     124,757,651     122,879,165   -1.5 
    OTHER HEALTH SERVICES..................     409     282,108,714     308,118,423    9.2 
  LEGAL SERVICES 81........................   3,496     507,542,626     534,432,869    5.3 
  OTHER SERVICES 82-89.....................  11,109   2,577,888,289   2,667,614,190    3.5 
    ENGINEERS AND ARCHITECTS 871...........   2,097     712,828,915     696,576,404   -2.3 
    ACCOUNTANTS AND BOOKKEEPERS 872........   1,966     316,467,805     332,218,624    5.0 
    OTHER SERVICES.........................   7,046   1,548,591,569   1,638,819,162    5.8 
  GOVERNMENT 91-97.........................     221      32,307,016      36,366,973   12.6 
  OTHER BUSINESS 00,98-99..................     189       3,364,621      43,210,778  184.3 
                                                                                           
TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES ...................... 168,339  86,967,582,815  89,791,342,748    3.2 
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