NAICS Code 511199

NAICS 511199

NAICS Code 511199 – All Other Publishers

Definition of NAICS Code 511199: This U.S. industry comprises establishments generally known as publishers (except newspaper, magazine, book, directory, database, music, and greeting card publishers). These establishments may publish works in print or electronic form.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 511199

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  • Art print publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Calendar publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)

Cross Reference Guide for Code 511199

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Establishments publishing exclusively on the Internet are classified in Industry NAICS 519130, Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portals;
  • Establishments known as newspaper publishers are classified in Industry NAICS 511110, Newspaper Publishers;
  • Establishments known as magazine or other periodical publishers are classified in Industry NAICS 511120, Periodical Publishers;
  • Establishments known as book publishers are classified in Industry NAICS 511130, Book Publishers;
  • Establishments primarily engaged in publishing directories and mailing lists are classified in Industry NAICS 511140, Directory and Mailing List Publishers;
  • Establishments primarily engaged in greeting card publishing are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 511191, Greeting Card Publishers;
  • Establishments known as music publishers are classified in Industry NAICS 512230, Music Publishers; and
  • Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing day schedulers and/or manifold business forms are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 323111, Commercial Printing (except Screen and Books).

Other Index Entries for NAICS 511199

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with this classification. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Art print (except exclusive Internet publishing) publishers
  • Art print publishers and printing combined
  • Art publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Calendar publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Calendar publishers and printing combined
  • Catalog (i.e., mail order, store merchandise) publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Catalog (i.e., mail order, store merchandise) publishers and printing combined
  • Children’s coloring book publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Diary and time scheduler publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Discount coupon book publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Discount coupon book publishers and printing combined
  • Limited editions art print publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Pattern and plan (e.g., clothing patterns) publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Pattern and plan (e.g., clothing patterns) publishers and printing combined
  • Postcard publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Postcard publishers and printing combined
  • Poster publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Poster publishers and printing combined
  • Publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing), racing form
  • Racetrack program publishers (except Internet)
  • Racetrack program publishers and printing combined
  • Racing form publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Racing form publishers and printing combined
  • Yearbook (e.g., high school, college, university) publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Yearbook (e.g., high school, college, university) publishers and printing combined
Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 511199

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 4282, 4299NAICS 511199
  • CA WC: 4279, 4299
  • DE WC: 0281
  • PA WC: 281
  • MI WC: 4279, 4299
  • NJ WC: 4282, 4299
  • NY WC: 4282, 4298
  • WY WC: 511199
  • GL: 57810, 58408
  • SIC: 2741

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Correlating Code Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 51: Information
  • Subsector 511: Publishing Industries (except Internet)
  • Industry Group 5111: Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
  • Industry 51119: Other Publishers
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 511191: Greeting Card Publishers
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 511199: All Other Publishers
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