The Compilation of Manufacturing Statistics

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U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, 1959 - Manufactures - 233 pages

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Page 94 - Rubber products Leather and leather products . . . . . Stone, clay, and glass products . . Primary metal products Fabricated metal products Machinery, except electrical Electrical machinery Transportation equipment Instruments and related products. Miscellaneous manufactures2 Total.
Page 60 - The following general principles were used as guides in developing this classification system: 12 (1) The classification should conform to the existing structure of American industry. (2) The reporting units to be classified are establishments, rather than legal entities or companies.
Page 65 - An establishment is generally defined as a single physical location where business is conducted or where services or industrial operations are performed; for example, a factory, mill, store, mine, or farm.
Page 103 - Commerce or bureau or agency thereof, may, except as provided in section 8 of this title — (1) use the information furnished under the provisions of this title for any purpose other than the statistical purposes for which it is supplied; or CRS - 2 (2) make any publication whereby the data furnished by any particular establishment or individual under this title can be identified...
Page 103 - ... (3) permit anyone other than the sworn officers and employees of the' Department or bureau or agency thereof to examine the individual reports.
Page 42 - Secretary, that the information called for is needed to aid or permit the efficient performance of essential governmental functions or services, or has significant application to the needs of the public, business, or industry and is not publicly available from nongovernmental or other governmental sources...
Page 65 - An establishment is not necessarily identical with the business concern or firm which may consist of one or more establishments.
Page 72 - Ordnance and accessories 20 Food and kindred products 21 Tobacco manufactures 22 Textile mill products 23 Apparel and related products...
Page 35 - The Secretary may make surveys deemed necessary to furnish annual and other interim current data on the subjects covered by the censuses provided for in this title.
Page 37 - that information which may be needed by the various Federal agencies should be obtained with a minimum burden upon enterprises (especially small business enterprises) and other persons required to furnish such information, and at a minimum cost to the Government ; that all unnecessary duplication of efforts in obtaining such information...

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