The North American Industry Classification System or NAICS (pronounced [neiks]) is used by business and government to classify and measure economic activity in Canada, Mexico and the United States. Country to "Dominion of Canada" or "Canadian Federation" or anything else please read the Talk Page The United Mexican States ( or commonly Mexico (ˈmɛksɪkoʊ () is a federal constitutional Republic in North America. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the It has largely replaced the older Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) system; however, certain government departments and agencies, such as the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), still use the SIC codes. The Standard Industrial Classification (abbreviated SIC) is a United States government system for classifying industries by a four-digit code The US Securities and Exchange Commission (commonly known as the SEC) is an independent agency of the United States government which holds primary responsibility
The NAICS numbering system is a six-digit code. The first five digits are generally (although not always strictly) the same in all three countries. The last digit designates national industries. For other uses of this term see Industry (disambiguation An industry (from Latin industrius, "diligent industrious" The first two digits designate the largest business sector, the third digit designates the subsector, the fourth digit designates the industry group, and the fifth digit designates particular industries.
The system is designed to be somewhat compatible with the United Nations Statistical Office's International Standard Industrial Classification System (ISIC). The United Nations ( UN) is an International organization whose stated aims are to facilitate cooperation in International law, International security The International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities is a United Nations system for classifying economic data Work began on NAICS in the U. S. in 1992, when the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) formed the Economic Classification Policy Committee (ECPC), staffed by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), and the Census Bureau. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB is a Cabinet -level office and is the largest office within the Executive Office of the President of the United States (EOP A policy is a deliberate plan of action to guide decisions and achieve rational outcome(s A committee (some of which are titled instead as a "Commission" or other terms discussed below in) is a type of small Deliberative assembly that is usually intended The Bureau of Economic Analysis ( BEA) is an agency in the United States Department of Commerce that provides important economic statistics including the The Bureau of Labor Statistics ( BLS) a unit of the United States Department of Labor, is the principal fact-finding agency for the U The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title) is the government agency that is responsible for the United States Census NAICS takes into account the huge economic change towards service businesses. The first version is NAICS 1997. The next revision is in 2007, toward NAPCS. The North American Product Classification System or NAPCS is a classification system used by Canada, Mexico, and the United States to classify The 2007 revision is available from the National Technical Information Service (NTIS) an agency of the U. National Technical Information Service ( NTIS) is an agency within the United States Department of Commerce that serves as the U S. Department of Commerce in paper format as PB2007100002 and CD-ROM as PB2007500023. Prior editions including 2002 as PB2002101430 and 1997 as PB98127293 are also available. In addition the 4-digit precursor to NAICS, the 1987 Standard Industrial Classification Manual is available on CD-ROM as PB87100012.
|11||Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting|
|48-49||Transportation and Warehousing|
|52||Finance and Insurance|
|53||Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|
|54||Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|
|55||Management of Companies and Enterprises|
|56||Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|
|62||Health Care and Social Assistance|
|71||Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|
|72||Accommodation and Food Services|
|81||Other Services (except Public Administration)|