Table 8-A
NAICS codes that constitute high-technology industries
 
2002 NAICS code 2007 NAICS code Industry
 
1131 1131 Timber track operations
1132 1132 Forest nurseries and gathering of forest products
2111 2111 Oil and gas extraction
2211 2211 Electric power generation, transmission, and distribution
3241 3241 Petroleum and coal products manufacturing
3251 3251 Basic chemical manufacturing
3252 3252 Resin, synthetic rubber, and artificial synthetic fibers and filaments manufacturing
3253 3253 Pesticide, fertilizer, and other agricultural chemical manufacturing
3254 3254 Pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing
3255 3255 Paint, coating, and adhesive manufacturing
3259 3259 Other chemical product and preparation manufacturing
3332 3332 Industrial machinery manufacturing
3333 3333 Commercial and service industry machinery manufacturing
3336 3336 Engine, turbine, and power transmission equipment manufacturing
3339 3339 Other general purpose machinery manufacturing
3341 3341 Computer and peripheral equipment manufacturing
3342 3342 Communications equipment manufacturing
3343 3343 Audio and video equipment manufacturing
3344 3344 Semiconductor and other electronic component manufacturing
3345 3345 Navigational, measuring, electromedical, and control instruments manufacturing
3346 3346 Manufacturing and reproducing magnetic and optical media
3353 3353 Electrical equipment manufacturing
3364 3364 Aerospace product and parts manufacturing
3369 3369 Other transportation equipment manufacturing
4234 4234 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies, merchant wholesalers
4861 4861 Pipeline transportation of crude oil
4862 4862 Pipeline transportation of natural gas
4869 4869 Other pipeline transportation
5112 5112 Software publishers
5161 na Internet publishing and broadcasting
na 519130 Internet publishing and broadcasting and Web search portals
5171 5171 Wired telecommunications carriers
5172 5172 Wireless telecommunications carriers (except satellite)
5173 na Telecommunications resellers
5174 5174 Satellite telecommunications
5179 5179 Other telecommunications
5181 na Internet service providers and Web search portals
5182 5182 Data processing, hosting, and related services
5211 5211 Monetary authorities, central bank
5232 5232 Securities and commodity exchanges
5413 5413 Architectural, engineering, and related services
5415 5415 Computer systems design and related services
5416 5416 Management, scientific, and technical consulting services
5417 5417 Scientific research and development services
5511 5511 Management of companies and enterprises
5612 5612 Facilities support services
na 561312 Executive search services
8112 8112 Electronic and precision equipment repair and maintenance
 

na = not applicable.

NAICS = North American Industry Classification System.

NOTES: Data on high-tech industries for 2008 and earlier years were compiled using the 2002 NAICS codes. Data for 2009 and 2010 were compiled using the 2007 NAICS codes.

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