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

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

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

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Business type Establishments1 (number) Number of employees Annual payroll ($ thousands)
Total transportation and warehousing 10,534 202,564 6,101,453
Air transportation 495 31,093 1,000,133
Water transportation 235 16,252 653,715
Truck transportation 4,335 64,892 1,942,346
Transit and ground passenger transportation 813 10,942 207,448
Pipeline transportation 32 292 16,789
Scenic and sightseeing transportation 354 2,405 43,417
Support activities for transportation 3,012 43,708 1,330,333
Couriers and messengers 892 29,209 793,574
Warehousing and storage 366 3,771 113,698

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 as of Oct. 25, 2001.