SIC Industry Description

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 Total Marketable US Businesses
8999Services, Nec79,458
899900Services, nec28,518
89990000Services, nec28,518
899901Artists and artists' studios14,864
89990100Artists and artists' studios4,647
89990101Artist7,377
89990102Artist's studio1,878
89990103Sculptor's studio707
89990104Calligrapher255
899902Art related services1,529
89990200Art related services828
89990201Art restoration450
89990202Greeting card painting by hand34
89990203Stained glass art217
899903Commercial and literary writings4,515
89990300Commercial and literary writings1,195
89990301Advertising copy writing229
89990302Author1,114
89990303Ghost writing38
89990304Newspaper column writing71
89990305Writing for publication1,143
89990306Technical writing725
899904Song writings1,035
89990400Song writings144
89990401Music arranging and composing891
899905Weather related services464
89990500Weather related services147
89990501Cloud seeding20
89990502Weather forecasting286
89990503Weather modification11
899906Lecturing services649
89990600Lecturing services623
89990601Christian Science lecturers26
899907Earth science services8,370
89990700Earth science services5,222
89990701Geological consultant838
89990702Geophysical consultant167
89990703Natural resource preservation service2,143
899908Communication services2,529
89990800Communication services2,415
89990801Radio and television announcing83
89990802Radio commentator31
899909Scientific consulting7,532
89990900Scientific consulting6,858
89990901Chemical consultant434
89990902Entomological consultant21
89990903Nuclear consultant88
89990904Physics consultant131
899910Personal services6,896
89991000Personal services4,850
89991001Home planning180
89991002Information bureau1,109
89991003Psychological consultant757
899999Services, nec, nec2,557
89999901Actuarial consultant927
89999902Editorial service744
89999903Inventor290
89999904Search and rescue service449
89999905Technical manual preparation147