SIC Code 4841 Cable and other Pay Television Services


Transportation & Public Utilities


Establishments primarily engaged in the dissemination of visual and textual television programs, on a subscription or fee basis. Included in this industry are establishments which are primarily engaged in cablecasting and which also produce taped program materials.

Cross References

Separate establishments primarily engaged in producing taped television or motion picture program materials are classified in Services, Industry 7812.

Illustrative Examples

Cable television services, Closed circuit television services, Direct broadcast satellite (DBS) services, Multipoint distribution systems (MDS) services, Satellite master antenna systems (SMATV) services, Subscription television services

Industry Leaders

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 484101Television-cable & Catv
  • 484102Antennas-television Community Systems
  • 484103Satellite Comms Services-common Carrier
  • 484104Television-cable & Catv-equip & Suppliess
  • 484105Television Syst-closed Circuit Tlcstng
  • 484107Satellite Descrambling/programming Svc
  • 484109Captioning Services-television

7-digit SIC

  • 4841001Cable & Other Pay Television Services
  • 4841002Television-cable & Cat
  • 4841003Satellite Communications Services
  • 4841004Direct Broadcast Satellite Services
  • 4841005Subscription Television Services
  • 4841006Television Systems-closed Circuit
  • 4841007Antennas-television Community Systems
  • 4841008Multipoint Distribution Systems Services
  • 4841009Television-cable & Cat-equipment & Supplies
  • 4841010Satellite Descrambling/programming Services
  • 4841011Captioning Services -television

8-digit SIC

  • 48410000Cable And Other Pay Television Services
  • 48419901Cable Television Services
  • 48419902Closed Circuit Television Services
  • 48419903Direct Broadcast Satellite Services (dbs)
  • 48419904Multipoint Distribution Systems Services (mds)
  • 48419905Satellite Master Antenna Systems Services (smatv)
  • 48419906Subscription Television Services