Business Establishments,
Employment and Payroll
Los Angeles County, 1997

All Industries

Industry Number of Employees Annual Payroll ($1,000) Number of Establish-ments 1-19 Employees 2-99 Employees 100-499 Employees 500+ Employees
Total 3,588,831 115,824,320 218,878 187,124 26,484 4,728 542
Agricultural Services, Forestry, & Fishing 16,675 345,490 1,848 1,663 170 14 1
Mining 4,504 281,378 178 137 33 6 2
Construction 115,339 3,820,400 11,617 10,413 1,064 130 10
Manufacturing 668,505 23,676,151 18,139 12,036 4,784 1,201 118
Transportation & Public Utilities 210,691 7,963,735 8,117 6,451 1,298 330 38
Wholesale Trade 291,436 11,108,178 23,151 19,942 2,810 373 26
Retail Trade 592,001 10,070,406 42,297 35,020 6,550 698 29
Finance, Insurance, & Real Estate 240,603 11,363,771 20,357 18,144 1,867 299 47
Services 1,447,365 47,123,321 90,699 80,850 7,901 1,677 271
Unclassified Establishments 1,712 71,490 2,475 2,468 7 0 0

Source: U.S. Census Bureau