Table 6-1: Transportation and Warehousing Establishments and Employment in Tennessee: 1999

Table 6-1: Transportation and Warehousing Establishments and Employment in Tennessee: 1999

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Business type Establishments1 (number) Number of employees Annual payroll ($ thousands)
Total transportation and warehousing 4,163 93,015 2,954,344
Air transportation 94 5,880 195,636
Water transportation 23 500-999 D
Truck transportation 2,525 53,291 1,728,491
Transit and ground passenger transportation 307 4,258 77,696
Pipeline transportation 35 250-499 D
Scenic and sightseeing transportation 19 100-249 D
Support activities for transportation 541 6,792 193,258
Couriers and messengers 411 17,530 590,172
Warehousing and storage 208 3,891 109,701

KEY: D = withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual companies.

1 The transportation and warehousing sector (North American Industrial Classification System [NAICS] 48 and 49) includes industries providing transportation of passengers and cargo, warehousing and storage for goods, scenic and sightseeing transportation, and support activities related to modes of transportation. Establishments in these industries use transportation equipment or transportation related facilities as a productive asset. The type of equipment depends on the mode of transportation. The modes of transportation comprise air, rail, water, road, and pipeline.

SOURCE FOR DATA ON THIS PAGE: U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, 1999 County Business Patterns, Washington, DC: May 2001, available at http://www.census.gov/epcd/cbp/view/cbpview.html as of Oct. 25, 2001.