Cook County                                
       
Data Source: Bureau of Economic Analysis    
   
Economic Overview for Cook County, Illinois          
   
Year
1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Personal income 27,660,787 62,379,482 113,255,890 142,519,008 171,735,714 181,187,363  
Nonfarm personal income 27,649,726 62,374,194 113,249,229 142,513,912 171,729,613 181,179,379  
Farm personal income 11,061 5,288 6,661 5,096 6,101 7,984  
Net earnings by place of residence 21,775,176 44,660,013 76,496,297 95,429,957 118,205,193 124,790,507  
Transfer payments 2,042,347 7,582,151 13,201,985 18,862,267 20,003,892 21,243,740  
Income maintenance 336,345 1,183,585 1,951,147 2,658,424 2,648,714 2,680,144  
Unemployment insurance benefit payments 94,868 696,969 467,993 552,829 523,176 542,244  
Retirement and other 1,611,134 5,701,597 10,782,845 15,651,014 16,832,002 18,021,352  
Dividends, interest, and rent 3,843,264 10,137,318 23,557,608 28,226,784 33,526,629 35,153,116  
Population (number of persons) 5,497,493 5,248,878 5,109,524 5,283,463 5,365,344 5,375,821  
Per capita personal income 5,032 11,884 22,166 26,975 32,008 33,704  
Per capita net earnings 3,961 8,508 14,971 18,062 22,031 23,213  
Per capita transfer payments 372 1,445 2,584 3,570 3,728 3,952  
Per capita income maintenance   61 225 382 503 494 499  
Per capita unemployment insurance benefits 17 133 92 105 98 101  
Per capita retirement & other 293 1,086 2,110 2,962 3,137 3,352  
Per capita dividends, interest, & rent 699 1,931 4,611 5,342 6,249 6,539  
Total earnings (place of work) 24,832,162 54,473,016 95,224,830 117,429,646 145,317,134 154,971,249  
Wage and salary disbursements 21,616,506 44,588,664 77,609,168 92,355,871 116,634,745 125,078,290  
Other labor income 1,487,297 5,414,373 9,876,249 12,160,044 12,094,881 12,545,430  
Proprietors' income 1,728,359 4,469,979 7,739,413 12,913,731 16,587,508 17,347,529  
Nonfarm proprietors' income 1,721,630 4,470,014 7,738,719 12,914,069 16,587,345 17,345,265  
Farm proprietors' income 6,729   694 -338 163 2,264  
Total full- and part- time employment (number of persons) 2,809,253 2,913,487 3,135,360 3,157,032 3,303,303 3,349,512  
Wage and salary jobs (number of persons) 2,605,551 2,674,535 2,804,460 2,802,418 2,898,339 2,930,134  
Number of proprietors (number of persons) 203,702 238,952 330,900 354,614 404,964 419,378  
Number of nonfarm proprietors (number of persons) 203,171 238,478 330,604 354,349 404,700 419,117  
Number of farm proprietors (number of persons) 531 474 296 265 264 261  
Average earnings per job 8,839 18,697 30,371 37,196 43,991 46,267  
Average wage and salary disbursements 8,296 16,672 27,673 32,956 40,242 42,687  
Average nonfarm proprietors' income 8,474 18,744 23,408 36,444 40,987 41,385  
           
         
Employment by Industry for Cook County, Illinois        
   
     
   
Year 1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Total full- and part-time employment 2,809,253 2,913,487 3,135,360 3,157,032 3,303,303 3,349,512  
Wage and salary employment 2,605,551 2,674,535 2,804,460 2,802,418 2,898,339 2,930,134    
Proprietors' employment 203,702 238,952 330,900 354,614 404,964 419,378    
Farm proprietors' employment 531 474 296 265 264 261    
 Nonfarm proprietors' employment 203,171 238,478 330,604 354,349 404,700 419,117    
Employment by Industry (by place of work) 1,533 1,222 682 594 619 631      
Farm employment      
Nonfarm employment 2,807,720 2,912,265 3,134,678 3,156,438 3,302,684 3,348,881    
Private employment 2,488,590 2,551,533 2,775,916 2,793,645 2,945,737 2,986,652    
Ag. serv., forestry, fishing, and other 3,994 6,638 11,798 13,311 15,948 16,441    
Mining 4,674 5,739 4,243 2,835 2,100 2,138    
Construction 110,254 105,318 125,437 116,381 130,463 137,572    
Manufacturing 802,760 645,698 477,726 440,957 413,142 402,222    
Transportation and public utilities 186,392 170,125 192,455 194,788 214,581 219,948    
Wholesale trade 215,528 223,523 216,895 184,175 175,119 174,938    
Retail trade 415,728 435,996 464,507 465,004 456,679 462,017    
Finance, insurance, and real estate 216,964 275,168 341,894 329,125 360,178 366,014    
Services 532,296 683,328 940,961 1,047,069 1,177,527 1,205,362    
Government and government enterprises 319,130 360,732 358,762 362,793 356,947 362,229    
Federal, civilian 63,518 56,736 61,086 53,930 49,025 51,139    
Military 23,618 14,639 19,805 13,800 11,868 12,035    
State and local 231,994 289,357 277,871 295,063 296,054 299,055    
State   49,215 49,163 50,399 50,891 51,514    
Local   240,142 228,708 244,664 245,163 247,541    
       
   
Income & Payroll by Industry for Cook County, Illinois      
   
     
Year 1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Earnings by place of work 24,832,162 54,473,016 95,224,830 117,429,646 145,317,134 154,971,249  
Less: Personal cont. for social insurance 842,923 2,403,883 5,469,728 6,907,341 8,457,230 8,912,864  
Plus: Adjustment for residence -2,214,063 -7,409,120 -13,258,805 -15,092,348 -18,654,711 -21,267,878  
Equals: Net earnings by place of residence 21,775,176 44,660,013 76,496,297 95,429,957 118,205,193 124,790,507  
Plus: Dividends, interest, and rent 3,843,264 10,137,318 23,557,608 28,226,784 33,526,629 35,153,116  
Plus: Transfer payments 2,042,347 7,582,151 13,201,985 18,862,267 20,003,892 21,243,740  
Equals: Personal income 27,660,787 62,379,482 113,255,890 142,519,008 171,735,714 181,187,363  
Nonfarm personal income 27,649,726 62,374,194 113,249,229 142,513,912 171,729,613 181,179,379  
Farm personal income 11,061 5,288 6,661 5,096 6,101 7,984  
Population (number of persons) 5,497,493 5,248,878 5,109,524 5,283,463 5,365,344 5,375,821  
Per capita personal income (dollars) 5,032 11,884 22,166 26,975 32,008 33,704  
Earnings by place of work 21,616,506 44,588,664 77,609,168 92,355,871 116,634,745 125,078,290  
Wage and salary disbursements  
Other labor income 1,487,297 5,414,373 9,876,249 12,160,044 12,094,881 12,545,430  
Proprietors' income 1,728,359 4,469,979 7,739,413 12,913,731 16,587,508 17,347,529  
Farm proprietors' income 6,729   694 -338 163 2,264  
Nonfarm proprietors' income 1,721,630 4,470,014 7,738,719 12,914,069 16,587,345 17,345,265  
Earnings by Industry (by place of work) 11,061 5,288 6,661 5,096 6,101 7,984  
Farm earnings  
Nonfarm earnings 24,821,101 54,467,728 95,218,169 117,424,550 145,311,033 154,963,265  
Private earnings 22,040,315 47,579,436 83,547,861 102,518,199 128,191,762 137,123,337    
Ag. serv., forestry, fishing, and other 26,113 80,972 234,962 278,475 397,546 407,214    
Agricultural services 23,862 76,477 215,673 250,643 361,943 369,608    
Forestry, fishing, and other 2,251 4,495 19,289 27,832 35,603 37,606    
Forestry 500 540     2,043 1,874    
Fishing 743 765     766 790  
Other 1,008 3,190 16,832 25,580 32,794 34,942  
Mining 61,955 286,770 143,056 72,622 123,659 146,267  
Metal mining     -82 490      
Coal mining 1,610 12,902 10,582 14,570      
Oil and gas extraction 29,931 217,283 72,745 27,060 82,300 100,317  
Nonmetallic minerals, except fuels     59,811 30,502 36,172 41,225  
Construction 1,378,808 2,667,568 4,914,976 4,746,334 6,507,416 7,185,418  
General building contractors 310,472 470,485 1,005,496 941,039 1,384,297 1,542,504  
Heavy construction contractors 194,933 412,868 435,011 333,721 382,902 437,734  
Special trade contractors 873,403 1,784,215 3,474,469 3,471,574 4,740,217 5,205,180  
Manufacturing 7,832,321 14,299,192 17,694,506 20,850,975 22,335,099 23,071,603  
Nondurable goods 2,882,383 5,130,769 7,772,243 8,989,531 9,516,294 9,616,144  
Food and kindred products 797,105 1,332,730 1,936,132 2,192,971 2,581,305 2,655,269  
Textile mill products 20,756 17,485   56,530 50,636    
Apparel and other textile products 144,400 189,900 226,657 226,756 257,493 254,874  
Paper and allied products 237,544 441,342 700,705 790,617 811,615 779,492  
Printing and publishing 921,142 1,565,127 2,392,006 2,806,627 2,848,455 2,822,082  
Chemicals and allied products 386,320 725,786 1,432,051 1,861,303 1,796,724 1,919,920  
Petroleum and coal products 96,346 344,505 213,073 169,974 178,910 164,720  
Tobacco products 3,198 10,937   17,954 20,733    
Rubber and misc. plastics products 222,875 431,438 729,424 782,029 891,857 877,972  
Leather and leather products 52,697 71,519 80,156 84,770 78,566 67,952  
Durable goods 4,949,938 9,168,423 9,922,263 11,861,444 12,818,805 13,455,459  
 Lumber and wood products 52,581 100,992 120,893 147,281 144,500 154,946  
Furniture and fixtures 139,542 191,158 251,122 300,729 367,688 373,750  
Primary metal industries 626,315 1,233,350 979,313 885,352 884,621 870,436  
Fabricated metal products 961,883 1,833,054 1,933,999 2,359,272 2,509,540 2,650,706  
Industrial machinery and equipment 992,608 1,822,476 1,794,085 2,410,020 2,526,115 2,550,424  
Electronic and other electric equipment 1,271,473 1,992,224 2,492,868 3,406,011 3,910,255 4,309,482  
Motor vehicles and equipment 112,655 245,822 376,735 521,547 474,706 472,445  
Other transportation equipment 169,978 538,878 335,049 302,092 335,476 335,945  
Ordnance 2,630            
Stone, clay, and glass products 129,225 255,296 249,180 325,218 426,826 417,830  
Instruments and related products 276,197 514,595 783,756 611,531 640,643 708,053  
Miscellaneous manufacturing industries 214,851 440,578 605,263 592,391 598,435 611,442  
Transportation and public utilities 2,032,503 4,428,114 7,291,302 9,432,316 11,501,073 12,084,867  
Railroad transportation 348,578 555,214 484,129 548,094      
Trucking and warehousing 535,520 1,144,256 1,291,305 1,495,007 1,919,107 1,927,767  
Water transportation 22,677 36,663 49,307 53,876 64,613 72,350  
Other transportation 469,856 1,202,833 2,749,280 3,381,692      
Local and interurban passenger transit 90,588 155,208 264,536 279,459 356,981 379,785  
Transportation by air 305,444 828,459 1,980,652 2,500,447 3,053,918 3,317,976  
Pipelines, except natural gas 1,677 7,237 17,791 3,775      
Transportation services 72,147 211,929 486,301 598,011 872,033 917,606  
Communications 427,126 996,111 1,863,626 3,158,211 3,816,186 3,982,087  
Electric, gas, and sanitary services 228,746 493,037 853,655 795,436 881,072 952,768  
Wholesale trade 2,341,882 5,221,500 8,622,313 8,917,780 9,960,985 10,590,614  
Retail trade 2,472,375 4,743,973 7,464,401 8,383,304 9,479,143 10,059,499  
Building materials and garden equipment 99,229 175,216 302,303 351,066 415,556 439,994  
General merchandise stores 736,939 912,203 1,207,718 1,181,074 1,225,163 1,342,934  
Food stores 358,179 724,716 1,066,565 1,248,238 1,339,577 1,338,170  
Automotive dealers and service stations 310,400 558,056 871,337 1,094,348 1,218,181 1,249,124  
Apparel and accessory stores 180,621 323,175 478,693 542,492 569,454 596,083  
Home furniture and furnishings stores 127,269 229,536 461,697 544,651 684,778 760,845  
Eating and drinking places 393,274 908,310 1,627,019 2,045,586 2,420,066 2,611,392  
Miscellaneous retail 266,464 912,761 1,449,069 1,375,849 1,606,368 1,720,957  
Finance, insurance, and real estate 1,667,379 4,936,124 10,105,256 14,325,302 19,990,505 21,028,328  
Depository & non-depository institutions 483,566 1,390,199 2,741,040 3,610,216 4,995,580 5,155,441  
Other finance, insurance, & real estate 1,183,813 3,545,925 7,364,216 10,715,086 14,994,925 15,872,887  
Security & commodity brokers 174,067 1,191,971 2,196,237 3,430,327 5,214,411 6,090,746  
Insurance carriers 503,199 1,100,987 2,275,280 2,714,209 3,611,396 3,401,047  
Insurance agents, brokers, and services 157,672 521,704 1,012,653 1,117,143 1,356,960 1,369,859  
Real estate 282,768 650,327 1,364,580 2,363,526 3,329,791 3,591,985  
Combined real estate, insurance, etc. 27,670 40,341          
Holding and other investment offices 38,437 40,595 515,466 1,089,881 1,482,367 1,419,250  
Services 4,226,979 10,915,223 27,077,089 35,511,091 47,896,336 52,549,527  
Hotels and other lodging places 157,623 371,188 664,590 831,344 972,254 1,056,603  
Personal services 293,952 417,987 733,098 819,726 1,035,451 1,105,992  
Private households 78,097 90,691 138,813 171,583 180,140 191,536  
Business services 714,665 2,206,414 5,213,753 7,204,326 11,685,017 13,735,567  
Auto repair, services, and parking 123,859 289,700 781,303 875,224 1,062,937 1,129,496  
Miscellaneous repair services 81,478 188,973 324,655 366,667 389,117 380,060  
Amusement and recreation services 93,080 208,786 605,313 912,396 1,069,431 1,135,658  
Motion pictures 52,715 106,774 332,803 357,231 385,356 407,217  
Health services 935,478 3,071,273 6,686,256 8,607,150 9,804,514 10,251,051  
Legal services 379,268 1,142,449 3,685,551 4,360,557 6,005,821 6,551,616  
Educational services 377,052 653,831 1,365,614 1,848,152 2,401,305 2,580,116  
Social services     216,119 629,176 1,043,978 1,345,984 1,480,012  
Museums, botanical, zoological gardens 11,215 29,389 92,952 124,046 165,905 177,484  
Membership organizations 442,406 613,654 1,241,786 1,539,890 1,859,672 1,978,755  
Engineering and management services     4,186,254 5,923,341 8,845,277 9,698,936  
Miscellaneous services 486,091 1,307,995 395,172 525,480 688,155 689,428  
Government and government enterprises 2,780,786 6,888,292 11,670,308 14,906,351 17,119,271 17,839,928  
Federal, civilian 665,085 1,559,516 2,689,684 3,112,348 3,235,445 3,420,068  
Military 60,401 87,905 237,877 175,001 171,611 184,417  
State and local 2,055,300 5,240,871 8,742,747 11,619,002 13,712,215 14,235,443  
State   805,214 1,503,582 1,929,621 2,348,607 2,454,521    
Local   4,435,657 7,239,165 9,689,381 11,363,608 11,780,922  
               
Average Earnings per Job Cook County, Illinois        
     
 
   
Year 1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Average earnings per job 8,839 18,697 30,371 37,196 43,991 46,267  
Wage and salary 8,296 16,672 27,673 32,956 40,242 42,687    
Proprietors 8,485 18,707 23,389 36,416 40,960 41,365    
Farm Proprietors 12,672   2,345 -1,275 617 8,674    
Nonfarm Proprietors 8,474 18,744 23,408 36,444 40,987 41,385    
Earnings per Job by Industry (by place of work) 7,215 4,327 9,767 8,579 9,856 12,653    
Farm    
Nonfarm 8,840 18,703 30,376 37,202 43,998 46,273    
 Private 8,857 18,647 30,097 36,697 43,518 45,912    
Ag. serv., forestry, fishing, and other 6,538 12,198 19,915 20,921 24,928 24,768    
Mining 13,255 49,969 33,716 25,616 58,885 68,413    
Construction 12,506 25,329 39,183 40,783 49,879 52,230    
Manufacturing 9,757 22,145 37,039 47,286 54,062 57,360    
Transportation and public utilities 10,904 26,029 37,886 48,423 53,598 54,944    
Wholesale trade 10,866 23,360 39,753 48,420 56,881 60,539    
Retail trade 5,947 10,881 16,070 18,028 20,757 21,773    
Finance, insurance, and real estate 7,685 17,939 29,557 43,525 55,502 57,452    
Services 7,941 15,974 28,776 33,915 40,675 43,596    
Government and government enterprises 8,714 19,095 32,529 41,088 47,960 49,250    
Federal, civilian 10,471 27,487 44,031 57,711 65,996 66,878    
Military 2,557 6,005 12,011 12,681 14,460 15,323    
State and local 8,859 18,112 31,463 39,378 46,317 47,601    
State   16,361 30,584 38,287 46,150 47,648    
Local   18,471 31,652 39,603 46,351 47,592    
               
Retail for Cook County, Illinois    
   
 
   
Fiscal Current$ Total Constant$ Total Number of Current$ Sales Constant$ Sales Per Capita  
Year Retail Sales Retail Sales (base=FY71) Retail Firms Per Firm Per Firm Sales  
1987 $30,846,987,000 $11,176,444,565 26,437 $1,166,811 $422,758 $5,964  
1992 $38,705,493,000 $11,317,395,614 42,265 $915,781 $267,772 $7,506  
         
         
         
Transfer Payments (Retirement, Health Care, Unemployment, Income Assistance etc.)    
   
 
   
Year 1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Total transfer payments 2,042,347 7,582,151 13,201,985 18,862,267 20,003,892 21,243,740  
Government payments to individuals 1,901,390 7,174,872 12,467,215 17,910,469 18,913,954 20,074,277  
Ret. & disab. insurance benefit payments 921,199 2,921,620 5,397,535 6,651,405 7,128,785 7,405,501  
Old-age, surv. & disability insur. Payments 855,128 2,748,352 5,174,337 6,414,425 6,886,697 7,164,841  
Railroad retirement & disability payments 63,125 154,375 198,420 204,982 196,313 195,769  
Workers' comp. payments (federal & state) 2,770 13,834 16,492 19,731 22,686 24,760  
Other govt. disability insur.& ret. pay. 176 5,059 8,286 12,267 23,089 20,131  
Medical payments 393,206 2,081,583 4,273,757 7,663,283 8,168,482 9,022,479  
Medicare 215,299 1,142,327 2,779,692 3,971,710 4,328,748 4,447,620  
Military medical insurance payments 1,825 2,975 11,264 6,988 5,768 5,568  
Public assistance medical care   176,082 936,281 1,482,801 3,684,585 3,833,966 4,569,291  
Income maintenance benefit payments 336,345 1,183,585 1,951,147 2,658,424 2,648,714 2,680,144  
Suppl. security income (SSI) payments 46,452 146,706 428,295 794,521 786,138 783,590  
Family assistance 201,148 526,207 586,633 601,174 544,418 554,043  
Food stamps 30,309 276,002 539,510 648,613 466,319 478,694  
Other income maintenance 58,436 234,670 396,709 614,116 851,839 863,817  
Unemployment insurance benefit payments 94,868 696,969 467,993 552,829 523,176 542,244  
State unemployment insurance compensation 87,194 646,001 454,340 536,291 509,012 523,762  
Unemp. comp. for fed. civilian empl.(UCFE) 1,169 4,887 4,182 6,258 4,619 4,541  
Unemp. compensation for railroad employees 4,174 11,731 4,045 2,562 2,595 3,090  
Unemp. compensation for veterans (UCX) 2,331 6,630 2,950 5,416 3,487 2,911  
Other unemployment compensation 0 27,720 2,476 2,302 3,463 7,940  
Veterans benefit payments 144,787 190,841 202,275 196,880 209,922 207,914  
Veterans pensions & disability payments 95,068 139,578 167,828 150,395 168,384 170,325  
Veterans readjustment payments 23,880 27,130 976 13,710 12,588 12,386  
Veterans life insurance benefit payments 22,182 23,492 33,252 32,490 28,782 25,025  
Other assistance to veterans 3,657 641 219 285 168 178  
Fed educ. & trng. asst. pay. (excl. vets) 10,730 98,882 154,309 176,609 214,778 194,935  
Other payments to individuals   255 1,392 20,199 11,039 20,097 21,060  
Payments to nonprofit institutions 86,826 256,887 393,785 587,100 696,230 754,766  
Federal government payments 41,367 75,395 81,756 129,036 130,948 142,390  
State and local government payments 23,757 126,598 214,147 310,780 363,367 394,313  
Business payments 21,702 54,894 97,882 147,284 201,915 218,063  
Business payments to individuals 54,131 150,392 340,985 364,698 393,708 414,697  
             
             
Census of Agriculture for Cook County, Illinois          
           
 
         
Year 1987 1992 1997        
Farms (number) 389 256 237    
Land in farms (acres) 46907 40917 39410        
Land in farms - average size of farm (acres) 121 160 166        
Land in farms - median size of farm (acres)     44        
Value of land and buildings 424740 904259 548818        
Estimated market value of land and buildings average per farm (dollars)        
Estimated market value of land and building average per acre (dollars) 4251 6141 3791        
Estimated market value of all machinery and equipment 34373 56269 43287        
Estimated market value of all machinery/equipment aver per farm (dollars)        
Farms by size: 1 to 9 acres 114 74 68        
Farms by size: 10 to 49 acres 121 76 59        
Farms by size: 50 to 179 acres 85 49 57        
Farms by size: 180 to 499 acres 40 33 27        
Farms by size: 500 to 999 acres 22 14 19        
Farms by size: 1,000 acres or more 7 10 7        
Total cropland (farms) 309 200 191        
Total cropland (acres) 41038 34094 29619        
Total cropland, harvested cropland (farms) 276 178 140        
Total cropland, harvested cropland (acres) 31689 29479 24128        
Irrigated land (farms) 52 38 35        
Irrigated land (acres) 647 590 412        
Market value of agricultural products sold ($1,000) 22659 20435 21387        
Market value of agricultural products sold, average per farm (dollars) 58250 79824 90238        
Market value of ag prod sold-crops,incl nursery and greenhouse crops ($1,000) 20849 19305 20787        
Market value of ag products sold - livestock, poultry, and their products ($1,000) 1810 1130 600        
Farms by value of sales: 107 78 88        
Farms by value of sales: Less than $2,500        
Farms by value of sales: $2,500 to $4,999 56 24 25        
Farms by value of sales: $5,000 to $9,999 56 25 25        
Farms by value of sales: $10,000 to $24,999 54 45 26        
Farms by value of sales: $25,000 to $49,999 32 21 21        
Farms by value of sales: $50,000 to $99,999 40 23 11        
Farms by value of sales: $100,000 or more 44 40 41        
Total farm production expenses ($1,000) 15686 17798 14622        
Total farm production expenses, average per farm (dollars) 40427 69254 61437        
Net cash return from agricultural sales for the farm unit (farms) 388 257 238        
Net cash return from agricultural sales for the farm unit ($1,000) 5312 3517 4405        
Net cash return from ag sales for fm unit, average per farm (dollars) 13691 13687 18508        
Operators by principal occupation: Farming 188 127 103        
Operators by principal occupation: Other 201 129 134        
Operators by days worked off farm: Any 218 138 111        
Operators by days worked off farm: 200 days or more 134 81 79        
Livestock and poultry 44 39 18        
Livestock and poultry: Cattle and calves inventory (farms)        
Livestock and poultry: Cattle and calves inventory (number) 2406 1259 438        
Beef cows (farms) 23 21 8        
Beef cows (number) 451 470 258        
Milk cows (farms) 7 6 3        
Milk cows (number) 82 80 12        
Cattle and calves sold (farms) 41 35 18        
Cattle and calves sold (number) 1615 759 290        
Hogs and pigs inventory (farms) 11 8 4        
Hogs and pigs inventory (number) 997            
Hogs and pigs sold (farms) 13 10 2        
Hogs and pigs sold (number) 1932            
Sheep and lambs inventory (farms) 7 9 7        
Sheep and lambs inventory (number) 138 71 45        
Layers and pullets 13 weeks old and older inventory(farms) 28 12 9        
Layers and pullets 13 weeks old and older inventory (number) 847 351          
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold (farms) 1 0 1        
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold (number)   0          
Selected crops harvested 99 61 43        
Corn for grain or seed (farms)        
Corn for grain or seed (acres) 10868 10558 8497        
Corn for grain or seed (bushels) 1120074 1068050 1098503        
Corn for silage or green chop (farms) 2 6 0        
Corn for silage or green chop (acres)   466 0        
Corn for silage or green chop (tons, green)   4747 0        
Sorghum for grain or seed (farms)              
Sorghum for grain or seed (acres)              
Sorghum for grain or seed (bushels)              
Wheat for grain (farms) 15 6 11        
Wheat for grain (acres) 441 178 196        
Wheat for grain (bushels) 14741 5937 10276        
Barley for grain (farms)              
Barley for grain (acres)              
Barley for grain (bushels)              
Oats for grain (farms)              
Oats for grain (acres)              
Oats for grain (bushels)              
Rice (farms)              
Rice (acres)              
Rice (hundredweight)              
Sunflower seed (farms)              
Sunflower seed (acres)              
Sunflower seed (pounds)              
Cotton (farms)              
Cotton (acres)              
Cotton (bales)              
Tobacco (farms)              
Tobacco (acres)              
Tobacco (pounds)              
Soybeans for beans (farms) 112 65 45        
Soybeans for beans (acres) 12063 10949 10084        
Soybeans for beans (bushels) 400085 375912 364749        
Dry edible beans, excluding dry limas (farms)              
Dry edible beans, excluding dry limas (acres)              
Dry edible beans, excluding dry limas (hundredweight)              
Potatoes, excluding sweetpotatoes (farms)              
Potatoes, excluding sweetpotatoes (acres)              
Potatoes, excluding sweetpotatoes (hundredweight)              
Sugar beets for sugar (farms)              
Sugar beets for sugar (acres)              
Sugar beets for sugar (tons)              
Sugarcane for sugar (farms)              
Sugarcane for sugar (acres)              
Sugarcane for sugar (tons)              
Pineapples harvested (farms)              
Pineapples harvested (acres)              
Pineapples harvested (tons)              
Peanuts for nuts (farms)              
Peanuts for nuts (acres)              
Peanuts for nuts (pounds)              
Hay-alfalfa,other tame,small grain,wild,grass silage,green chop,etc(farms) 80 65 41        
Hay-alfalfa,other tame,small grain,wild,grass silage,green chop,etc(acres) 4328 5036 4085        
Hay-alfal,oth tame,small grain,wild,grass silage,green chop,etc(tons,dry) 7306 14337 5232        
Vegetables harvested for sale(farms) 45 26 28        
Vegetables harvested for sale(acres) 2332 1233 1095        
Land in orchards (farms)              
Land in orchards (acres)              
               
Farm Earnings for Cook County, Illinois      
     
 
   
Year 1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Cash receipts 21,090 25,068 23,282 19,481 12,096 13,030  
Total livestock and products 2,560 1,958 975 453 597 679  
Total crops 18,530 23,110 22,307 19,028 11,499 12,351  
Other income 3,427 1,329 1,655 2,003 3,248 3,438  
Government payments 538   324 286 940 859  
Imputed and miscellaneous income received 1 2,889 1,281 1,331 1,717 2,308 2,579  
Total production expenses 14,535 24,717 24,316 20,032 15,135 14,149  
Feed purchased 474 689 529 428 202 185  
Livestock purchased 710 728 74 68 148 151  
Seed purchased 1,547 2,583 1,175 1,102 1,095 1,039  
Fertilizer & lime (incl. ag. chem. 78-fwd.) 779 1,999 1,621 1,311 801 767  
Petroleum products purchased 498 2,027 967 702 430 519  
Hired farm labor expenses 4,513 5,431 6,295 5,483 4,492 3,998  
All other production expenses 6,014 11,260 13,655 10,938 7,967 7,490  
Total value of inventory change -3,117 -1,727 146 -1,836      
Livestock -129   0        
Crops -2,988 -1,703 146 -1,809      
Total cash receipts and other income 24,517 26,397 24,937 21,484 15,344 16,468  
Less: Total production expenses 14,535 24,717 24,316 20,032 15,135 14,149  
Realized net income 9,982 1,680 621 1,452 209 2,319  
Plus: Value of inventory change -3,117 -1,727 146 -1,836      
Total net income including corporate farms 6,865   767 -384 170 2,364  
Less: Net income of corporate farms 136   73     100  
 Plus: Statistical adjustment 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Total net farm proprietors' income 6,729   694 -338 163 2,264  
Plus: Farm wages and perquisites 4,288 4,957 5,520 4,953 5,437 5,249  
Plus: Farm other labor income   366 447 481 501 471  
Total farm labor and proprietors' income 11,061 5,288 6,661 5,096 6,101 7,984  
         
           
     
ILLINOIS LAND VALUE    
  All farm real estate-average value per acre   $1,670   $1,820   $1,900   $1,980   $2,130   $2,250  
  Cropland-average value per acre     $2,070   $2,240   $2,370  
  Pasture land-average value per acre     $870   $940   $1,000