Table 2
Small Manufacturing Establishments

Year

Food

Total

1967

19,004

198,542

1972

15,860

202,721

1977

15,618

236,914

1982

11,449

230,426

1987

10,895

238,131

1992

11,469

256,874

Correlation, 1967-92  -0.79, p < .05
Correlation, 1977-92  -0.18, n.s.