Census of Service Industries

Description & Updates


The services portion of the economic census has seen the most changes over the years, as the country changed from an agricultural and manufacturing base to a services base. In 1997, the services area was divided into 11 different report sectors. Descriptions of each sector and its geographic coverage are described on the 1997 Economic Census page, from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Those sectors can be updated using the following sources: