Industry Classification


Industry Classification Codes for Detailed Industry
(3-digit)

There are 236 categories for the employed, with 1 additional category for the experienced unemployed. These categories are aggregated into 52 detailed groups and 23 major groups.

(Numbers in parentheses are the 1987 SIC code equivalent; see Executive Office of the President, Office of Management and Budget, Standard Industrial Classification Manual, 1987. ``Pt'' means part, ``n.e.c.'' means not elsewhere classified.)

These codes correspond to basic items PEIO1ICD, PEIO2ICD, and to supplement items A_IND, PES1ICD, PES2ICD, and INDUSTRY.

Code    Industry

000-009 not used

010-030 AGRICULTURE

010            Agricultural production, crops (01)

011            Agricultural production, livestock (02)

012            Veterinary services (074)

013-019                not used

020            Landscape and horticultural services (078)

021-029                not used

030            Agricultural services, n.e.c. (071, 072, 075, 076)

031-032 FORESTRY AND FISHERIES

031            Forestry (08)

032            Fishing, hunting, and trapping (09)

033-039                not used

040-050 MINING

040            Metal mining (10)

041            Coal mining (12)

042            Oil and gas extraction (13)

043-049                not used

050            Nonmetallic mining and quarrying, except fuel (14)

051-059                not used

060     CONSTRUCTION (15, 16, 17)

061-099 not used

100-392 MANUFACTURING

100-222 NONDURABLE GOODS

100-122 Food and kindred products

100            Meat products (201)

101            Dairy products (202)

102            Canned, frozen and preserved fruits and vegetables (203)

103-109                not used

110            Grain mill products (204)

111            Bakery products (205)

112            Sugar and confectionery products (206)

113-119                not used

120            Beverage industries (208)

121            Miscellaneous food preparations and kindred products (207, 209)

122            Not specified food industries

123-129                not used

130            Tobacco manufactures (21)

131            not used

132-150        Textile mill products

132            Knitting mills (225)

133-139                not used

140            Dyeing and finishing textiles, except wool and knit goods (226)

141            Carpets and rugs (227)

142            Yarn, thread, and fabric mills (221-224, 228)

143-149                not used

150            Miscellaneous textile mill products (229)

151-152 Apparel and other finished textile products

151            Apparel and accessories, except knit (231-238)

152            Miscellaneous fabricated textile products (239)

153-159                not used

160-162 Paper and allied products

160            Pulp, paper, and paperboard mills (261-263)

161            Miscellaneous paper and pulp products (267)

162            Paperboard containers and boxes (265)

163-170 not used

171-172 Printing, publishing, and allied industries

171            Newspaper publishing and printing (271)

172            Printing, publishing, and allied industries, except newspapers (272-279)

173-179 not used

180-192 Chemicals and allied products

180            Plastics, synthetics, and resins (282)

181            Drugs (283)

182            Soaps and cosmetics (284)

183-189                not used

190            Paints, varnishes, and related products (285)

191            Agricultural chemicals (287)

192            Industrial and miscellaneous chemicals (281, 286, 289)

193-199 not used

200-201 Petroleum and coal products

200            Petroleum refining (291)

201            Miscellaneous petroleum and coal products (295, 299)

202-209 not used

210-212 Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products

210            Tires and inner tubes (301)

211            Other rubber products, and plastics footwear and belting (302-306)

212            Miscellaneous plastics products (308)

213-219 not used

220-222 Leather and leather products

220            Leather tanning and finishing (311)

221            Footwear, except rubber and plastic (313, 314)

222            Leather products, except footwear (315-317, 319)

223-229 not used

230-392 DURABLE GOODS

230-241        Lumber and wood products, except furniture

230            Logging (241)

231            Sawmills, planing mills, and millwork (242, 243)

232            Wood buildings and mobile homes (245)

233-240                not used

241            Miscellaneous wood products (244, 249)

242            Furniture and fixtures (25)

243-249        not used

250-262 Stone, clay, glass, and concrete products

250            Glass and glass products (321-323)

251            Cement, concrete, gypsum, and plaster products (324, 327)

252            Structural clay products (325)

253-260                not used

261            Pottery and related products (326)

262            Miscellaneous nonmetallic mineral and stone products (328, 329)

263-269 not used

270-301 Metal industries

270            Blast furnaces, steelworks, rolling and finishing mills (331)

271            Iron and steel foundries (332)

272            Primary aluminum industries (3334, part 334, 3353-3355, 3363, 3365)

273-279                not used

280            Other primary metal industries (3331, 3339, part 334, 3351, 3356, 3357, 3364, 3366,

3369, 339)

281            Cutlery, handtools, and general hardware (342)

282            Fabricated structural metal products (344)

283-289                not used

290            Screw machine products (345)

291            Metal forgings and stampings (346)

292            Ordnance (348)

293-299                not used

300             Miscellaneous fabricated metal products (341, 343, 347, 349)

301            Not specified metal industries

302-309 not used

310-332 Machinery and computing equipment

310            Engines and turbines (351)

311            Farm machinery and equipment (352)

312            Construction and material handling machines (353)

313-319                not used

320            Metalworking machinery (354)

321            Office and accounting machines (3578, 3579)

322            Computers and related equipment (3571-3577)

323-330                not used

331            Machinery, except electrical, n.e.c. (355, 356, 358, 359)

332            Not specified machinery

333-339 not used

340-350 Electrical machinery, equipment, and supplies

340            Household appliances (363)

341            Radio, TV, and communication equipment (365, 366)

342            Electrical machinery, equipment, and supplies, n.e.c. (361, 362, 364, 367, 369)

343-349                not used

350            Not specified electrical machinery, equipment, and supplies

351-370 Transportation equipment

351            Motor vehicles and motor vehicle equipment (371)

352            Aircraft and parts (372)

353-359                not used

360            Ship and boat building and repairing (373)

361            Railroad locomotives and equipment (374)

362            Guided missiles, space vehicles, and parts (376)

363-369                not used

370            Cycles and miscellaneous transportation equipment (375, 379)

371-381 Professional and photographic equipment, and watches

371            Scientific and controlling instruments (381, 382 except 3827)

372            Medical, dental, and optical instruments and supplies (3827, 384, 385)

373-379                not used

380            Photographic equipment and supplies (386)

381            Watches, clocks, and clockwork operated devices (387)

382-389        not used

390     Toys, amusement, and sporting goods (394)

391     Miscellaneous manufacturing industries (39 except 394)

392     Not specified manufacturing industries

393-399 not used

400-472 TRANSPORTATION, COMMUNICATIONS, AND OTHER PUBLIC UTILITIES

400-432 TRANSPORTATION

400            Railroads (40)

401            Bus service and urban transit (41, except 412)

402            Taxicab service (412)

403-409                not used

410            Trucking service (421, 423)

411            Warehousing and storage (422)

412            U.S. Postal Service (43)

413-419                not used

420            Water transportation (44)

421            Air transportation (45)

422            Pipe lines, except natural gas (46)

423-431                not used

432            Services incidental to transportation (47)

433-439                not used

440-442 COMMUNICATIONS

440            Radio and television broadcasting and cable (483, 484)

441            Telephone communications (481)

442            Telegraph and miscellaneous communications services (482, 489)

443-449                not used

450-472 UTILITIES AND SANITARY SERVICES

450            Electric light and power (491)

451            Gas and steam supply systems (492, 496)

452            Electric and gas, and other combinations (493)

453-469                not used

470            Water supply and irrigation (494, 497)

471            Sanitary services (495)

472            Not specified utilities

473-499                not used

500-571 WHOLESALE TRADE

500-532 Durable Goods

500            Motor vehicles and equipment (501)

501            Furniture and home furnishings (502)

502            Lumber and construction materials (503)

503-509                not used

510            Professional and commercial equipment and supplies (504)

511            Metals and minerals, except petroleum (505)

512            Electrical goods (506)

513-520                not used

521            Hardware, plumbing and heating supplies (507)

522-529                not used

530            Machinery, equipment, and supplies (508)

531            Scrap and waste materials (5093)

532            Miscellaneous wholesale, durable goods (509 except 5093)

533-539                not used

540-571 Nondurable Goods

540            Paper and paper products (511)

541            Drugs, chemicals and allied products (512, 516)

542            Apparel, fabrics, and notions (513)

543-549                not used

550            Groceries and related products (514)

551            Farm-product raw materials (515)

552            Petroleum products (517)

553-559                not used

560            Alcoholic beverages (518)

561            Farm supplies (5191)

562            Miscellaneous wholesale, nondurable goods (5192-5199)

563-570                not used

571            Not specified wholesale trade

572-579                not used

580-691 RETAIL TRADE

580            Lumber and building material retailing (521, 523)

581            Hardware stores (525)

582            Retail nurseries and garden stores (526)

583-589                not used

590            Mobile home dealers (527)

591            Department stores (531)

592            Variety stores (533)

593-599                not used

600            Miscellaneous general merchandise stores (539)

601            Grocery stores (541)

602            Dairy products stores (545)

603-609                not used

610            Retail bakeries (546)

611            Food stores, n.e.c. (542, 543, 544, 549)

612            Motor vehicle dealers (551, 552)

613-619                not used

620            Auto and home supply stores (553)

621            Gasoline service stations (554)

622            Miscellaneous vehicle dealers (555, 556, 557, 559)

623            Apparel and accessory stores, except shoe (56, except 566)

624-629                not used

630            Shoe stores (566)

631            Furniture and home furnishings stores (571)

632            Household appliance stores (572)

633            Radio, TV, and computer stores (5731, 5734)

634-639                not used

640            Music stores (5735, 5736)

641            Eating and drinking places (58)

642            Drug stores (591)

643-649                not used

650            Liquor stores (592)

651            Sporting goods, bicycles, and hobby stores (5941, 5945, 5946)

652            Book and stationery stores (5942, 5943)

653-659                not used

660            Jewelry stores (5944)

661            Gift, novelty, and souvenir shops (5947)

662            Sewing, needlework and piece goods stores (5949)

663            Catalog and mail order houses (5961)

664-669                not used

670            Vending machine operators (5962)

671            Direct selling establishments (5963)

672            Fuel dealers (598)

673-680                not used

681            Retail florists (5992)

682            Miscellaneous retail stores (593, 5948, 5993-5995, 5999)

683-690                not used

691            Not specified retail trade

692-699                not used

700-712 FINANCE, INSURANCE, AND REAL ESTATE

700            Banking (60 except 603 and 606)

701            Savings institutions, including credit unions (603, 606)

702            Credit agencies, n.e.c. (61)

703-709                not used

710            Security, commodity brokerage, and investment companies (62, 67)

711            Insurance (63, 64)

712            Real estate, including real estate-insurance offices (65)

713-720                not used

721-760 BUSINESS AND REPAIR SERVICES

721            Advertising (731)

722            Services to dwellings and other buildings (734)

723-730                not used

731            Personnel supply services (736)

732            Computer and data processing services (737)

733-739                not used

740            Detective and protective services (7381, 7382)

741            Business services, n.e.c. (732, 733, 735, 7383-7389)

742            Automotive rental and leasing, without drivers (751)

743-749                not used

750            Automotive parking and carwashes (752, 7542)

751            Automotive repair and related services (753, 7549)

752            Electrical repair shops (762, 7694)

753-759                not used

760            Miscellaneous repair services (763, 764, 7692, 7699)

761-791 PERSONAL SERVICES

761     PRIVATE HOUSEHOLDS (88)

762-791 PERSONAL SERVICES, EXCEPT PRIVATE HOUSEHOLD

762            Hotels and motels (701)

763-769                not used

770            Lodging places, except hotels and motels (702, 703, 704)

771            Laundry, cleaning, and garment services (721 except part 7219)

772            Beauty shops (723)

773-779                not used

780            Barber shops (724)

781            Funeral service and crematories (726)

782            Shoe repair shops (725)

783-789                not used

790            Dressmaking shops (part 7219)

791            Miscellaneous personal services (722, 729)

792-799                not used

800-810 ENTERTAINMENT AND RECREATION SERVICES

800            Theaters and motion pictures (781-783, 792)

801            Video tape rental (784)

802            Bowling centers (793)

803-809                not used

810            Miscellaneous entertainment and recreation services (791, 794, 799)

811            not used

812-893 PROFESSIONAL AND RELATED SERVICES

812-830 MEDICAL SERVICES, EXCEPT HOSPITALS

812            Offices and clinics of physicians (801, 803)

813-819                not used

820            Offices and clinics of dentists (802)

821            Offices and clinics of chiropractors (8041)

822            Offices and clinics of optometrists (8042)

823-829                not used

830            Offices and clinics of health practitioners, n.e.c. (8043, 8049)

831     HOSPITALS (806)

832-840 MEDICAL SERVICES, EXCEPT HOSPITALS (Continued)

832            Nursing and personal care facilities (805)

833-839                not used

840            Health services, n.e.c. (807, 808, 809)

841     OTHER PROFESSIONAL SERVICES (also includes codes 872-893)

841            Legal services (81)

842-860 EDUCATIONAL SERVICES

842            Elementary and secondary schools (821)

843-849                not used

850            Colleges and universities (822)

851            Vocational schools (824)

852            Libraries (823)

853-859                not used

860            Educational services, n.e.c. (829)

861-871 SOCIAL SERVICES

861            Job training and vocational rehabilitation services (833)

862            Child day care services (part 835)

863            amily child care homes (part 835)

864-869                not used

870            Residential care facilities, without nursing (836)

871            Social services, n.e.c. (832, 839)

872-893 OTHER PROFESSIONAL SERVICES (Also includes code 840)

872            Museums, art galleries, and zoos (84)

873            Labor unions (863)

874-879                not used

880            Religious organizations (866)

881            Membership organizations, n.e.c. (861, 862, 864, 865, 869)

882            Engineering, architectural, and surveying services (871)

883-889                not used

890            Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping services (872)

891            Research, development, and testing services (873)

892            Management and public relations services (874)

893            Miscellaneous professional and related services (899)

894-899                not used

900-932 PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

900            Executive and legislative offices (911-913)

901            General government, n.e.c. (919)

902-909                not used

910            Justice, public order, and safety (92)

911-920                not used

921            Public finance, taxation, and monetary policy (93)

922            Administration of human resources programs (94)

923-929                not used

930            Administration of environmental quality and housing programs (95)

931            Administration of economic programs (96)

932            National security and international affairs (97)

933-990                not used

991            Assigned to persons whose labor force status is unemployed and

                whose last job was Armed Forces


Detailed Industry Recodes
(01-52)

These codes correspond to basic items PRDTIND1, PRDTIND2, and supplement item A_DTIND. These codes also correspond to the Displaced Workers items PRSDIND and PRSD2IN, except that for these items there is not a code 52 for Armed Forces.

Detailed Industry                             Recode Industry Code

Agriculture Service                           01      012-030

Other Agriculture                             02      010-011

Mining                                        03      040-050

Construction                                  04      060

Manufacturing (Durable Goods)

Lumber and wood products, except furniture    05      230-241

Furniture and fixtures                               06      242

Stone clay, glass, and concrete product       07      250-262

Primary metals                                08      270-280

Fabricated metal                              09      281-300

Not specified metal industries                       10      301

Machinery, except electrical                  11      310-332

Electrical machinery, equipment, and supplies        12      340-350

Motor vehicles and equipment                  13      351

Aircraft and parts                            14      352

Other transportation equipment                       15      360-370

Professional and photographic equipment,

  and watches                                 16      371-382

Toys, amusements, and sporting goods          17      390

Miscellaneous and not specified manufacturing

  industries                                  18      391-392

Manufacturing (Nondurable Goods)

Food and kindred products                     19      100-122

Tobacco manufactures                          20      130

Textile mill products                         21      132-150

Apparel and other finished textile products   22      151-152

Paper and allied products                     23      160-162

Printing, publishing and allied industries    24      171-172

Chemicals and allied products                 25      180-192

Petroleum and coal products                   26      200-201

Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products    27      210-212

Leather and leather products                  28      220-222

Transportation                                29      400-432

Communications                                30      440-442

Utilities and Sanitary Services               31      450-472

Wholesale Trade                               32      500-571

Eating and drinking places                    33      641

Other Retail Trade                            34      580-640,642-691

Banking and Other Finance                     35      700-710

Insurance and Real Estate                     36      711-712

Private Household Services                    37      761

Business Services                             38      721-750

Repair Services                               39      751-760

Personal Services, Except Private Household   40      762-791

Entertainment and Recreation Services                41      800-810

Hospitals                                     42      831

Health Services, Except Hospitals             43      812-830,832-840

Educational Services                          44      842-860

Social Services                               45      861-871

Other Professional Services                   46      841,872-893

Forestry and Fisheries                               47      031,032

Justice, Public Order and Safety              48      910

Administration of Human Resource Programs     49      922

National Security and Internal Affairs               50      932

Other Public Administration                   51      900,901,921,930,931

Armed Forces last job, currently unemployed   52      991


Major Industry Recodes
(01-23)

These codes correspond to basic items PRMJIND1 and PRMJIND2, and supplement item A_MJIND.

Major Industry                        Recode Industry Code

Agriculture                                   01      010-030

Mining                                        02      040-050

Construction                                  03      060

Manufacturing

  Durable Goods                               04      230-392

  Nondurable Goods                            05      100-222

Transportation, communications and other public utilities

  Transportation                              06      400-442

  Communications and public utilities

   Communications                             07      440-442

   Utilities and sanitary service             08      450-472

Wholesale trade                               09      500-571

Retail Trade                                  10      580-691

Finance, insurance, and real estate           11      700-712

Services

 Private households                           12      761

 Miscellaneous services

  Business and Repair Services                       13      721-760

  Personal services, except pri. hhlds.       14      762-791

  Entertainment and recreation services       15      800-810

 Professional and related Services

  Hospitals                                   16      831

  Medical services, except hospitals          17      812-830, 832-840

  Educational services                               18      842-860

  Social services                             19      861-871

 Other professional services                  20      841, 872-893

Forestry and fisheries                               21      031-032

Public administration                         22      900-932

Armed forces                                  23      991


Detailed Industry Recodes for Longest Job Last Year
Supplement Field WEIND
(00-47)

Detailed Industry                             Recode Industry Code

NIU(children)                                 00

Agriculture                                   01      010-030

Mining                                        02      040-050

Construction                                  03      060

Manufacturing

 Durable Goods

  Lumber and Wood Products, except Furniture 04      230-241

  Furniture and Fixtures                      05      242

  Stone, Clay, Glass, Concrete Products       06      250-262

  Metal Industries

  Primary Metals                              07      270-280

  Fabricated Metals                           08      281-300

  Not Specified Metal Industries              09      301

  Machinery, except Electrical                       10      310-332

  Electrical Machinery, Equipment, Supplies   11      340-350

  Transportation Equipment

   Motor Vehicles and Equipment               12      351

   Other Transportation Equipment

    Aircraft and Parts                               13      352

    Other Transportation Equipment            14      360-370

  Professional and Photo Equipment, Watches   15      371-381

  Toys, Amusements, and Sporting Goods               16      390

  Miscellaneous and Not Specified             17      391-392

 Nondurable Goods

  Food and Kindred Products                   18      100-122

  Tobacco Manufactures                               19      130

  Textile Mill Products                       20      132-150

  Apparel and Other Finished Textile Products        21      151-152

  Paper and Allied Products                   22      160-162

  Printing, Publishing, and Allied Industries        23      171-172

  Chemicals and Allied Products               24      180-192

  Petroleum and Coal Products                 25      200-201

  Rubber and Miscellaneous Plastics Products 26      210-212

  Leather and Leather Products                       27      220-222

Transportation, Communications, and Other Public Utilities

 Transportation                               28      400-432

 Communication and Other Public Utilities

  Communication                               29      440-442

  Utilities and Sanitary Services             30      450-472

Wholesale and Retail Trade

 Wholesale Trade                              31      500-571

 Retail trade                                 32      580-691

Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate

 Banking and Other Finance                    33      700-710

 Insurance and Real Estate                    34      711-712

Service

 Private Household                            35      761

 Miscellaneous Services

 Business and Repair Services

  Business Services                           36      721-742

  Repair Services                             37      750-760

 Personal Service except Private Household    38      762-791

 Entertainment and Recreation Services               39      800-810

 Professional and Related Services

  Hospitals                                   40      831

  Health Services, except Hospitals           41      812-830, 832-840

  Educational Services                               42      842-860

  Social Services                             43      861-871

  Other Professional Services                 44      841, 872-893

Forestry and Fisheries                               45      031-032

Public Administration                         46      900-991

Never Worked (WKSWORK=0)                      47


Major Industry Group Recodes for Longest Job Last Year
Supplement Field WEMIND
(00-15)

Industry Group                                Recode Industry Code

NIU(children)                                 00

Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries          01      O10-032

Mining                                        02      O40-050

Construction                                  03      O60

Manufacturing

 Durable Goods                                04      230-392

 Nondurable Goods                             05      100-222

Transportation, Communication, and Other Public

  Utilities                                   06      400-472

Wholesale Trade                               07      500-571

Retail Trade                                  08      580-691

Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate           09      700-712

Business and Repair Services                  10      721-760

Personal Services Including Private Households       11      761-791

Entertainment and Recreation Services                12      800-810

Professional and Related Services             13      812-893

Public Administration                         14      900-991

Never Worked (WKSWORK=0)                      15



Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Author: Ron Tucker-Census/DSD/CPSB
Contact: (ask.census.gov) CPS Help-Census/DSD/CPSB
Last revised: February 11, 2000
URL: http://www.bls.census.gov/cps/bindcd.htm