Source: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis
The Information NAICS sector comprises establishments engaged in the following processes: (a) producing and distributing information and cultural products, (b) providing the means to transmit or distribute these products as well as data or communications, and (c) processing data.
The main components of this sector are the publishing industries, including software publishing, and both traditional publishing and publishing exclusively on the Internet; the motion picture and sound recording industries; the broadcasting industries, including traditional broadcasting and those broadcasting exclusively over the Internet; the telecommunications industries; the industries known as Internet service providers and Web search portals; data processing industries; and the information services industries.
Consists of all counties in a state that are parts of metropolitan statistical areas.
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U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, Gross Domestic Product: Private Industries: Information for United States Metropolitan Portion [NGMPINFOUSMP], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/NGMPINFOUSMP, October 21, 2017.