A numbering system established by the Office of Management and Budget that identifies companies by industry. See also NAICS.
A numbering system used to identify various types of industrial activities. The SIC Code is published by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402. A particular industry may have more than one SIC code if it conducts several types of commercial or industrial activities.
A code representing a category within the Standard Industrial Classification System administered by the Statistical Policy Division of the U.S. Office of Management and Budget. The system was established to classify all industries in the US economy. A two-digit code designates each major industry group, which is coupled with a second two-digit code representing subcategories.
SIC Codes are numerical codes in order to create uniform descriptions of business establishments. SIC codes can be used to identify companies that produce similar products or services.
Compare? A method of grouping industries with similar products or services and assigning codes to these groups.
A four-digit coding system, developed by the Census Bureau and the Office of Management and Budget, that categorizes the principal product or group of products produced or distributed, or services rendered at a site.
Companies are coded by type. There is a U.S. and Canadian list of SIC Codes.
Classification of businesses as defined by the U.S. Department of Commerce
A numbering system established by the Office of Management and Budget that identifies companies by industry. It is used to promote the comparability of economic statistics from various facets of the U.S. economy.
Codes assigned to most industries in the United states for statistical analysis of the health of the economy. These codes are being supplanted by the North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS).
Standardized codes used to classify businesses by type of activity they engage in.
Used to classify industrial trades.