1954 Census of Manufactures

The 1954 Census of Manufactures was issued in four volumes. Detailed holdings are described below.

Volumes which contain tables specifically about New York are highlighted. Specific industry tables generally include summary data by state.

  • Volume 1
    Summary Statistics: Subject Matter Summaries of Statistics for Industries and Geographic Areas.
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    Contains chapters on: General Summary, Employment and Pay Rolls, Size of Establishments, Type of Organization, Manufacturers' Inventories, Expenditures for Plant and Equipment, Horsepower of Power Equipment, Fuels and Electric Energy Consumed, Industrial Water Use, Selected Materials Consumed, Industry Specialization of Establishments, Selected Metalworking Operations. Some chapters include tables by State and/or Standard Metropolitan Area.
    Special Report: Manufacturing Activity in Government Establishments.
    Includes thematic maps.
  • Volume 2
    Industry Statistics. 2 pts.
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    Major Groups 1-28
    Major Groups 29-39
    Contains separate chapters for each of 81 groups of related industries. These chapters include, for approximately 460 individual industries, statistics on employment and payrolls, inventories, capital expenditures, fuels, electric energy, and power equipment as well as quantities and values of individual products made and materials used.
  • Volume 3
    Area Statistics.
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    Contains separate chapters for each state, the District of Columbia, Alaska, and Hawaii. Statistics for SMAs, counties, and cities, and states by industry with cross classification by industry group for large SMAs and principal counties.
    New York State - p. 131-1 - 131-32
    Includes state maps with counties and SMAs.
  • Indexes of Production.
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