Quarterly Business Review

1st Quarter, 1999


                         TABLE 1: TOTAL GROSS BUSINESS INCOME                      (PAGE 1 OF 3)             
                                  STATEWIDE BY INDUSTRY (SIC)                             
                                  1ST QUARTER, 1998 AND 1999                              
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                                            CURRENT      1ST QUARTER,      1ST QUARTER,  PERCENT 
INDUSTRY AND SIC NUMBER                      UNITS           1998              1999      CHANGE  
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AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY AND FISHING..........   4,554      $473,850,362      $543,579,894   14.7%
  AGRICULTURAL SERVICES 07.................   4,021       271,161,706       304,830,018   12.4
  FORESTRY 08..............................     189        50,945,535        65,980,863   29.5
  FISHING, HUNTING & TRAPPING 09...........      91        62,577,037        69,964,652   11.8
  OTHER AGRICULTURE........................     253        89,166,084       102,804,361   15.3
MINING AND QUARRYING.......................     107        81,450,578        92,901,216   14.1
  METAL MINING 10..........................      12         8,944,827         8,707,356   -2.7
  SAND AND GRAVEL 144......................      33        16,904,838        31,010,119   83.4
  OTHER MINING AND QUARRYING...............      62        55,600,913        53,183,741   -4.3
CONTRACT CONSTRUCTION......................  26,479     4,631,523,389     5,073,834,536    9.6
  GENERAL BUILDING CONTRACTORS 15..........   9,090     1,952,227,458     2,216,246,185   13.5
  HEAVY CONSTRUCTION (INCL. HIGHWAYS) 16...   1,098       504,457,812       501,479,053   -0.6
  SPECIAL TRADE CONTRACTORS 17.............  16,291     2,174,838,119     2,356,109,298    8.3
    PLUMBING AND HEATING 171...............   2,043       440,121,963       477,944,081    8.6
    ELECTRICAL 173.........................   1,702       444,079,583       498,797,583   12.3
    MASONRY 174............................   1,552       226,827,260       254,039,033   12.0
    OTHER TRADE CONTRACTORS................  10,994     1,063,809,313     1,125,328,601    5.8
MANUFACTURING..............................   6,843    16,910,139,793    20,089,305,677   18.8
  FOOD PRODUCTS 20.........................     317     2,004,597,421     2,103,690,994    4.9
    MEAT PRODUCTS 201......................      26       393,986,194       373,092,792   -5.3
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 202.....................      20       247,242,732       297,761,164   20.4
    CANNING AND PRESERVING 203.............      51       412,820,094       448,410,189    8.6
    GRAIN MILL PRODUCTS 204................      31       201,474,342       200,656,569   -0.4
    BAKERY PRODUCTS 205....................      21        45,073,772        45,296,051    0.5
    CONFECTIONERY PRODUCTS 206.............      14        16,256,810        14,393,953  -11.5
    BEVERAGES 208..........................      76       244,857,200       258,838,655    5.7
    MISCELLANEOUS FOOD PRODUCTS............      78       442,886,277       465,241,621    5.0
  APPAREL AND TEXTILES 22, 23..............     200       152,596,020       136,131,410  -10.8
    MEN'S, YOUTHS', AND BOYS' 231, 232.....      20        34,491,084        33,884,954   -1.8
    WOMEN'S, MISSES', & JUNIORS' 233, 234..      10        18,624,264         4,857,745  -73.9
    OTHER APPAREL AND TEXTILES.............     170        99,480,672        97,388,711   -2.1
  LUMBER AND WOOD PRODUCTS 24..............   1,637     1,680,620,629     1,870,998,194   11.3
    LOGGING CAMPS AND CONTRACTORS 241......     862       393,177,976       408,151,662    3.8
    SAWMILLS AND PLANING MILLS 242.........     174       652,841,233       720,640,117   10.4
    OTHER WOOD PRODUCTS....................     601       634,601,420       742,206,415   17.0
  FURNITURE AND FIXTURES 25................     228        75,060,956        95,967,552   27.9
    HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE 251................     155        30,328,487        35,562,847   17.3
    OTHER FURNITURE AND FIXTURES...........      73        44,732,469        60,404,705   35.0
  PAPER AND ALLIED PRODUCTS 26.............      74       686,290,109       792,610,921   15.5
    PULP/PAPER MILLS 261, 262, 263.........      23       481,877,311       593,172,079   23.1
    PAPERBOARD CONTAINERS 265..............      22        95,981,172       103,738,928    8.1
    CONVERTED PAPER PRODUCTS 267...........      29       108,431,626        95,699,914  -11.7
  PRINTING, PUBLISHING, ETC. 27............   1,229       700,906,395       754,865,941    7.7
    NEWSPAPERS 271.........................     135       247,959,980       285,971,071   15.3
    PERIODICALS AND BOOKS 272-274..........     432       175,319,982       165,862,291   -5.4
    COMMERCIAL PRINTING 275................     585       252,287,404       274,872,578    9.0
    OTHER PRINTING.........................      77        25,339,029        28,160,001   11.1
  CHEMICALS AND ALLIED PRODUCTS 28.........     146       375,948,988       350,293,591   -6.8
    CHEMICALS AND PLASTICS 281, 282........      46       151,561,163       146,854,298   -3.1
    DRUGS 283..............................      21        14,792,662        16,244,408    9.8
    OTHER CHEMICAL PRODUCTS 284-289........      79       209,595,163       187,194,885  -10.7
  PETROLEUM REFINING 29....................      17       281,903,122       322,247,401   14.3
  RUBBER AND PLASTICS PRODUCTS 30..........     142       159,211,261       160,362,790    0.7
  LEATHER AND LEATHER PRODUCTS 31..........      22        14,361,940        17,139,839   19.3
  STONE/CLAY/GLASS/CONCRETE PRODUCTS 32....     176       270,810,527       284,281,300    5.0
  PRIMARY METAL INDUSTRIES 33..............     111       955,060,088       910,359,670   -4.7
    IRON & STEEL FOUNDRIES, MILLS 331, 332.      57       132,250,278       135,840,479    2.7
    PRIMARY SMELTING/NONFERR0US METALS 333.       5       472,900,860       445,298,517   -5.8
    FOUNDRIES, NONFERROUS METALS 334-339...      49       349,908,950       329,220,674   -5.9
  FABRICATED METAL PRODUCTS 34.............     459       458,711,978       466,810,856    1.8
    CANS 341...............................       3        39,614,740        64,356,305   62.5
    STRUCTURAL PRODUCTS 344................     217       183,487,817       192,000,693    4.6
    OTHER FABRICATED METAL PRODUCTS........     239       235,609,421       210,453,858  -10.7
                                                                                          
                                                                                          
(PAGE 2 OF 3)            TABLE 1: TOTAL GROSS BUSINESS INCOME
                                  STATEWIDE BY INDUSTRY (SIC)                             
                                  1ST QUARTER, 1998 AND 1999                              
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                                            CURRENT      1ST QUARTER,      1ST QUARTER,  PERCENT 
INDUSTRY AND SIC NUMBER                      UNITS           1998              1999      CHANGE  
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  MACHINERY, EXCEPT ELECTRIC 35............     847       826,648,724       895,559,432    8.3
    FARM MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT 352.......      18         7,035,064         6,905,355   -1.8
    CONSTRUCTION & HANDLING EQUIPMENT 353..      56       132,245,957       177,870,741   34.5
    SPECIAL INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY 355.......      75       115,183,899       131,970,880   14.6
    OTHER MACHINERY........................     698       572,183,804       578,812,456    1.2
  ELECTRICAL MACHINERY AND SUPPLIES 36.....     192       674,229,609       564,489,278  -16.3
  TRANSPORTATION EQUIPMENT 37..............     510     6,946,391,665     9,750,970,203   40.4
    MOTOR VEHICLES AND EQUIPMENT 371.......      63        54,708,156        49,384,902   -9.7
    AIRCRAFT AND PARTS 372.................      87     6,417,667,812     9,046,771,657   41.0
    SHIP AND BOAT BUILDINGS 373............     310       146,633,079       199,154,368   35.8
    OTHER TRANSPORTATION EQUIPMENT 374-379.      50       327,382,618       455,659,276   39.2
  PROFESSIONAL & SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 38.     175       473,293,216       389,617,131  -17.7
  MISCELLANEOUS MANUFACTURING 39...........     361       173,497,145       222,909,174   28.5
TRANSPORTATION AND ALLIED SERVICES.........   3,716     1,576,093,395     1,638,994,999    4.0
  RAILROADS 40.............................      11       170,524,577       155,662,008   -8.7
  LOCAL AND SUBURBAN TRANSIT 41............     260        83,853,909        85,397,723    1.8
  MOTOR FREIGHT AND WAREHOUSING 42.........   2,344       791,960,920       820,358,307    3.6
  WATER TRANSPORTATION 44..................     290       267,196,723       316,797,996   18.6
  AIR TRANSPORTATION SERVICES 45...........     201        77,385,753        79,183,823    2.3
  TRANSPORTATION SERVICES 46, 47...........     610       185,171,513       181,595,142   -1.9
COMMUNICATION AND UTILITIES................   1,492     3,664,663,324     3,923,121,034    7.1
  COMMUNICATION 48.........................     756     1,527,690,426     1,638,947,589    7.3
  ELECTRIC COMPANIES 491...................      68     1,132,424,565     1,306,472,971   15.4
  GAS COMPANIES 492........................      10        75,979,483        76,825,594    1.1
  WATER COMPANIES 494......................     387       204,699,498       221,347,747    8.1
  OTHER UTILITIES..........................     271       723,869,352       679,527,133   -6.1
WHOLESALE TRADE............................  13,810    19,391,698,005    19,869,004,536    2.5
  DURABLE GOODS 50.........................   8,959    10,567,696,505    11,206,559,404    6.0
    MOTOR VEHICLES AND AUTO EQUIPMENT 501..     753     1,955,354,133     1,908,406,408   -2.4
    FURNITURE AND HOME FURNISHINGS 502.....     396       373,059,247       389,601,526    4.4
    LUMBER AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS 503..     765     1,011,355,226     1,098,167,638    8.6
    PROF/COMM. EQUIP & SUPPLIES 504........   1,921     1,968,748,028     1,974,782,441    0.3
    ELECTRICAL GOODS 506...................   1,119     1,524,742,104     1,940,980,270   27.3
    HARDWARE/PLUMBING/HEATING SUPPLIES 507.     547       493,261,641       519,890,239    5.4
    MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT 508............   2,186     2,012,758,934     1,879,273,067   -6.6
    OTHER WHOLESALERS 505, 509.............   1,272     1,228,417,192     1,495,457,815   21.7
  NONDURABLE GOODS 51......................   4,851     8,824,001,500     8,662,445,132   -1.8
    PAPER AND PAPER PRODUCTS 511...........     386       558,132,750       417,052,659  -25.3
    DRUGS AND SUNDRIES 512.................     229       808,382,728       920,597,592   13.9
    APPAREL, PIECE GOODS AND NOTIONS 513...     300       344,709,584       415,757,120   20.6
    GROCERIES AND RELATED PRODUCTS 514.....   1,316     2,767,215,645     2,958,128,613    6.9
    FARM-PRODUCT RAW MATERIALS 515.........      94       557,371,384       130,996,012  -76.5
    CHEMICALS AND ALLIED PRODUCTS 516......     353       638,760,021       634,175,035   -0.7
    PETROLEUM AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS 517...     234     1,745,747,397     1,661,055,903   -4.9
    MISCELLANEOUS NONDURABLE GOODS.........   1,939     1,403,681,991     1,524,682,198    8.6
RETAIL TRADE...............................  37,856    15,838,366,299    17,542,975,035   10.8
  BLDG. MATERIALS, HARDWARE 52.............   2,115     1,028,835,069     1,067,982,854    3.8
    LUMBER AND BLDG. MATERIALS 521.........     763       517,313,154       552,315,181    6.8
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523............     193        75,358,490        78,641,234    4.4
    HARDWARE STORES 525....................     512       264,316,017       273,850,940    3.6
    NURSERIES, GARDEN SUPPLIES 526.........     529        80,089,024        74,431,718   -7.1
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527................     118        91,758,384        88,743,781   -3.3
    OTHER 522, 524.........................      -            -                 -          0.0
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE STORES 53............     306     1,457,515,690     1,539,983,227    5.7
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531..................      34       711,133,167       742,648,220    4.4
    VARIETY STORES 533.....................      91       508,669,292       516,628,943    1.6
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE..............     181       237,713,231       280,706,064   18.1
  FOOD STORES 54...........................   3,419     2,960,959,184     3,080,379,085    4.0
    GROCERY STORES 541.....................   2,395     2,722,248,196     2,798,882,245    2.8
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT MARKETS 542, 543..     265        72,575,759        73,605,314    1.4
    CANDY, NUT AND CONFECTIONERY 544.......      82        12,590,911        12,571,889   -0.2
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545.....................      42         8,025,176         9,076,979   13.1
    BAKERIES 546...........................     295        59,692,118       100,909,446   69.0
                                                                                             
                                                                                          
                         TABLE 1: TOTAL GROSS BUSINESS INCOME                      (PAGE 3 OF 3)             
                                  STATEWIDE BY INDUSTRY (SIC)                             
                                  1ST QUARTER, 1998 AND 1999                              
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INDUSTRY AND SIC NUMBER                      UNITS           1998              1999      CHANGE  
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    OTHER FOOD STORES 549..................     340        85,827,024        85,333,212   -0.6
  AUTOMOTIVE DEALERS & GAS STATIONS 55.....   3,879     3,972,398,038     4,563,027,525   14.9
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW & USED) 551, 552.....   1,433     2,596,009,208     2,917,682,231   12.4
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553..................     832       355,636,296       582,960,565   63.9
    SERVICE STATIONS 554...................   1,030       697,096,911       707,617,434    1.5
    MARINE, AIRCRAFT, ETC..................     584       323,655,623       354,767,295    9.6
  APPAREL AND ACCESSORIES 56...............   1,372       760,160,229       785,650,961    3.4
    CLOTHING 561-565.......................     840       625,832,601       641,910,226    2.6
    SHOES 566..............................     150        55,672,178        54,470,617   -2.2
    OTHER ACCESSORIES 569..................     382        78,655,450        89,270,118   13.5
  FURNITURE, FURNISHINGS & EQUIPMENT 57....   3,851     1,687,227,162     2,041,509,095   21.0
    FURNITURE 571..........................   1,609       409,734,331       474,626,053   15.8
    APPLIANCES 572.........................     281       139,637,079       144,901,664    3.8
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573 ..........   1,961     1,137,855,752     1,421,981,378   25.0
  EATING AND DRINKING PLACES 58............   9,695     1,363,971,674     1,448,701,082    6.2
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL 59..................  13,219     2,607,299,253     3,015,741,206   15.7
    DRUG STORES 591........................     386       516,406,095       554,441,228    7.4
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594.......   3,170       721,818,771       727,058,848    0.7
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596.................   1,859       366,374,176       374,981,352    2.3
    FUEL DEALERS 598.......................     143       123,834,846       115,588,240   -6.7
    OTHER RETAIL STORES....................   7,661       878,865,365     1,243,671,538   41.5
FINANCE, INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE.........   6,889     3,992,296,682     4,292,201,883    7.5
  FINANCE 60-62............................   1,646     2,534,462,043     2,585,687,751    2.0
  INSURANCE 63-64..........................   2,098       831,431,763       944,836,283   13.6
  REAL ESTATE 65...........................   2,999       509,702,162       595,111,247   16.8
  OTHER FINANCE 67.........................     146       116,700,714       166,566,602   42.7
SERVICES AND OTHER BUSINESS................  56,658    13,210,957,124    13,356,930,916    1.1
  HOTELS, MOTELS, ETC. 70..................   1,441       287,978,940       275,771,330   -4.2
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72.....................   4,918       289,145,472       309,063,611    6.9
    LAUNDRIES, CLEANERS 721................   1,487       119,122,831       124,616,601    4.6
    PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIOS 722...............     447        22,015,843        21,101,971   -4.2
    BARBER AND BEAUTY SHOPS 723, 724.......   2,202        79,751,223        89,077,314   11.7
    FUNERAL SERVICES 726...................     134        29,753,759        32,046,756    7.7
    OTHER PERSONAL SERVICES................     648        38,501,816        42,220,969    9.7
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73.....................  14,553     4,995,273,574     4,460,242,427  -10.7
    ADVERTISING 731........................     539       147,707,286       148,737,757    0.7
    CREDIT AND COLLECTION AGENCIES 732.....     140        35,850,135        34,967,264   -2.5
    SERVICES TO DWELLINGS AND BLDGS. 734...   1,560       108,102,523       116,941,990    8.2
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737 .................   3,080     2,160,214,419     1,497,182,287  -30.7
    OTHER BUSINESS SERVICES................   9,234     2,543,399,211     2,662,413,129    4.7
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR, SERVICES 75...........   5,102       808,604,298       852,026,056    5.4
    RENTAL AND LEASING 751.................     347       301,975,519       316,863,227    4.9
    REPAIR SHOPS 753.......................   3,953       418,846,814       437,589,732    4.5
    OTHER AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES..............     802        87,781,965        97,573,097   11.2
  MISCELLANEOUS REPAIR SERVICES 76.........   3,480       257,093,683       278,818,494    8.5
  MOTION PICTURE THEATERS & PRODUCTION 78..     634       150,228,687       137,694,982   -8.3
  AMUSEMENT AND RECREATION SERVICES 79.....   1,781       351,197,143       388,652,803   10.7
  MEDICAL AND HEALTH SERVICES 80...........  10,153     3,010,380,005     3,266,507,128    8.5
    DRS/OTHER PRACTITIONERS 801, 803, 804..   6,484     1,262,472,141     1,363,575,563    8.0
    DENTISTS 802...........................   2,740       409,074,575       446,237,473    9.1
    HOSPITALS 806..........................     124       911,974,384     1,029,936,136   12.9
    LABORATORIES 807.......................     421       117,675,516       131,565,354   11.8
    OTHER HEALTH SERVICES..................     384       309,183,389       295,192,602   -4.5
  LEGAL SERVICES 81........................   3,526       510,436,442       538,740,053    5.5
  OTHER SERVICES 82-89.....................  10,591     2,514,319,952     2,801,243,580   11.4
    ENGINEERS AND ARCHITECTS 871...........   2,056       713,497,742       762,691,273    6.9
    ACCOUNTANTS AND BOOKKEEPERS 872........   1,918       314,648,332       319,271,447    1.5
    OTHER SERVICES.........................   6,617     1,486,173,878     1,719,280,860   15.7
  GOVERNMENT 91-97.........................     224        28,997,108        38,471,997   32.7
  OTHER BUSINESS 00,99.....................     255         7,301,820         9,698,455   32.8
                                                                                          
TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES ...................... 158,404   $79,771,038,951   $86,422,849,726    8.3%
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