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, Nec100,756
899900Services, nec54,329
89990000Services, nec54,329
899901Artists and artists' studios13,475
89990100Artists and artists' studios3,395
89990101Artist6,955
89990102Artist's studio2,103
89990103Sculptor's studio817
89990104Calligrapher205
899902Art related services1,748
89990200Art related services933
89990201Art restoration514
89990202Greeting card painting by hand37
89990203Stained glass art264
899903Commercial and literary writings4,976
89990300Commercial and literary writings1,491
89990301Advertising copy writing227
89990302Author1,095
89990303Ghost writing48
89990304Newspaper column writing95
89990305Writing for publication1,208
89990306Technical writing812
899904Song writings729
89990400Song writings124
89990401Music arranging and composing605
899905Weather related services470
89990500Weather related services152
89990501Cloud seeding15
89990502Weather forecasting292
89990503Weather modification11
899906Lecturing services773
89990600Lecturing services745
89990601Christian Science lecturers28
899907Earth science services6,707
89990700Earth science services4,096
89990701Geological consultant856
89990702Geophysical consultant189
89990703Natural resource preservation service1,566
899908Communication services2,611
89990800Communication services2,486
89990801Radio and television announcing86
89990802Radio commentator39
899909Scientific consulting7,654
89990900Scientific consulting6,887
89990901Chemical consultant497
89990902Entomological consultant25
89990903Nuclear consultant107
89990904Physics consultant138
899910Personal services4,642
89991000Personal services2,283
89991001Home planning196
89991002Information bureau1,330
89991003Psychological consultant833
899999Services, nec, nec2,642
89999901Actuarial consultant1,057
89999902Editorial service627
89999903Inventor329
89999904Search and rescue service471
89999905Technical manual preparation158