Industry: 8999—Services, Not Elsewhere Classified
Establishments primarily providing services, not elsewhere classified, such as authors, lecturers, radio commentators, song writers, weather forecasters, writers, and artists working on their own account. Establishments primarily providing commercial art services are classified in Industry 7336.

Actuaries, consultingGhost writing
Advertising copy, writers ofGreeting cards, hand painting of Inventors
Announcers, radio and television serviceLecturers
Art restorationMusic arrangers
Artificial nucleation (cloud seeding)Newspaper columnists
Artists, except commercial and medicalPhysicists, consulting: not connected with business service laboratories
Artists’ studios, except commercial and medicalPsychologists, industrial
AuthorsRadio commentators
Chemists, consulting: not connected with business service laboratoriesSculptors' studios
Christian Science lecturersSong writers
Cloud seedingStained glass artists
Consultants, nuclear: not connected with business service laboratoriesWeather forecasters
Entomologists, consulting: not with business service laboratoriesWeather modification (rain makers)
Geologists, consulting: not connected with business service laboratoriesWriters
Codes Titles Number of US Businesses
8999Services, Nec104,041
899900Services, nec57,006
89990000Services, nec57,006
899901Artists and artists' studios13,781
89990100Artists and artists' studios3,446
89990101Artist7,129
89990102Artist's studio2,149
89990103Sculptor's studio841
89990104Calligrapher216
899902Art related services1,766
89990200Art related services932
89990201Art restoration527
89990202Greeting card painting by hand38
89990203Stained glass art269
899903Commercial and literary writings4,628
89990300Commercial and literary writings1,104
89990301Advertising copy writing230
89990302Author1,100
89990303Ghost writing41
89990304Newspaper column writing95
89990305Writing for publication1,239
89990306Technical writing819
899904Song writings743
89990400Song writings118
89990401Music arranging and composing625
899905Weather related services467
89990500Weather related services157
89990501Cloud seeding13
89990502Weather forecasting285
89990503Weather modification12
899906Lecturing services783
89990600Lecturing services755
89990601Christian Science lecturers28
899907Earth science services6,876
89990700Earth science services4,226
89990701Geological consultant895
89990702Geophysical consultant187
89990703Natural resource preservation service1,568
899908Communication services2,623
89990800Communication services2,496
89990801Radio and television announcing88
89990802Radio commentator39
899909Scientific consulting7,863
89990900Scientific consulting7,083
89990901Chemical consultant500
89990902Entomological consultant26
89990903Nuclear consultant112
89990904Physics consultant142
899910Personal services4,821
89991000Personal services2,296
89991001Home planning204
89991002Information bureau1,483
89991003Psychological consultant838
899999Services, nec, nec2,684
89999901Actuarial consultant1,078
89999902Editorial service631
89999903Inventor337
89999904Search and rescue service474
89999905Technical manual preparation164