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2002 Economic Census
Retail Trade
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Retail Trade - by subsector

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. Introductory text includes scope, methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.

D = Withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual companies; data are included in higher level totals
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  44-45 Retail trade 19,608 43,784,342 4,094,026 222,416
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 2,643 11,904,688 884,857 29,427
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,237 1,136,632 167,341 8,237
443 Electronics & appliance stores 689 768,352 100,694 4,463
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,598 3,517,806 399,238 17,806
445 Food & beverage stores 1,996 6,083,120 583,983 39,305
446 Health & personal care stores 1,522 2,684,822 279,595 14,329
447 Gasoline stations 2,978 4,304,257 239,223 17,105
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 2,379 2,279,558 279,337 21,491
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 834 734,537 88,869 6,724
452 General merchandise stores 1,066 7,698,032 772,769 47,633
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 1,911 1,081,519 144,892 9,856
454 Nonstore retailers 755 1,591,019 153,228 6,040

 

 

Retail Trade - by industry

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. Introductory text includes scope, methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.

D = Withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual companies; data are included in higher level totals

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 2,643 11,904,688 884,857 29,427
4411 Automobile dealers 1,062 10,185,271 648,452 19,146
44111 New car dealers 430 9,164,283 590,422 16,724
44112 Used car dealers 632 1,020,988 58,030 2,422
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 249 637,511 47,136 1,688
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 38 188,561 11,235 340
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 211 448,950 35,901 1,348
441221 Motorcycle dealers 73 225,780 19,295 693
441222 Boat dealers 96 163,403 12,427 496
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 42 59,767 4,179 159
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 1,332 1,081,906 189,269 8,593
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 873 690,628 109,430 5,491
44132 Tire dealers 459 391,278 79,839 3,102

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,237 1,136,632 167,341 8,237
4421 Furniture stores 606 629,081 97,086 4,250
4422 Home furnishings stores 631 507,551 70,255 3,987
44221 Floor covering stores 253 228,658 34,299 1,335
44229 Other home furnishings stores 378 278,893 35,956 2,652
442291 Window treatment stores 24 7,219 1,057 77
442299 All other home furnishings stores 354 271,674 34,899 2,575

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 689 768,352 100,694 4,463
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 518 607,026 77,762 3,391
443111 Household appliance stores 188 128,080 16,972 826
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 330 478,946 60,790 2,565
44312 Computer & software stores 143 141,698 19,128 876
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 28 19,628 3,804 196

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,598 3,517,806 399,238 17,806
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 1,145 3,026,087 352,880 15,338
44411 Home centers 127 1,413,502 133,367 6,847
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 135 118,231 16,588 621
44413 Hardware stores 264 184,735 28,650 1,536
44419 Other building material dealers 619 1,309,619 174,275 6,334
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 453 491,719 46,358 2,468
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 102 78,651 8,754 422
44422 Nursery, garden center, & farm supply stores 351 413,068 37,604 2,046

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 1,996 6,083,120 583,983 39,305
4451 Grocery stores 1,455 5,670,891 547,938 37,079
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 1,019 5,409,346 531,360 35,585
44512 Convenience stores 436 261,545 16,578 1,494
4452 Specialty food stores 233 92,605 17,641 1,165
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 308 319,624 18,404 1,061

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 1,522 2,684,822 279,595 14,329
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 879 2,382,766 220,049 10,984
4461102 Proprietary stores 9 5,503 1,618 52
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 215 87,857 11,949 1,089
44613 Optical goods stores 167 68,357 16,242 816
44619 Other health & personal care stores 261 145,842 31,355 1,440
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 111 40,091 5,595 450
446199 All other health & personal care stores 150 105,751 25,760 990

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 2,978 4,304,257 239,223 17,105
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 2,613 3,532,623 194,444 14,386
44719 Other gasoline stations 365 771,634 44,779 2,719

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 2,379 2,279,558 279,337 21,491
4481 Clothing stores 1,530 1,714,741 201,075 16,074
44811 Men's clothing stores 153 90,849 15,230 862
44812 Women's clothing stores 535 337,847 41,209 3,751
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 124 72,949 8,194 866
44814 Family clothing stores 477 1,089,068 118,259 9,094
44815 Clothing accessories stores 87 23,566 3,761 290
44819 Other clothing stores 154 100,462 14,422 1,211
4482 Shoe stores 393 290,668 33,195 3,079
4482101 Men's shoe stores 16 8,334 1,146 68
4482102 Women's shoe stores 46 19,987 3,460 331
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 17 9,525 1,453 88
4482104 Family shoe stores 232 172,538 18,284 1,631
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 82 80,284 8,852 961
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 456 274,149 45,067 2,338
44831 Jewelry stores 448 269,961 44,469 2,295
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 8 4,188 598 43

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 834 734,537 88,869 6,724
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 561 496,784 60,335 4,155
45111 Sporting goods stores 316 256,649 28,917 1,871
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 126 139,019 14,254 984
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 190 117,630 14,663 887
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 107 147,805 16,078 1,383
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 75 38,113 6,021 466
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 63 54,217 9,319 435
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 273 237,753 28,534 2,569
45121 Book stores & news dealers 190 172,044 22,207 1,968
451211 Book stores 182 170,041 21,722 1,928
4512111 Book stores, general 88 89,333 10,889 1,007
4512112 Specialty book stores 64 41,566 6,014 617
4512113 College book stores 30 39,142 4,819 304
451212 News dealers & newsstands 8 2,003 485 40
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 83 65,709 6,327 601

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 1,066 7,698,032 772,769 47,633
4521 Department stores 126 2,162,403 252,432 15,930
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) 126 2,211,940 252,432 15,930
452111 Department stores (expt discount dept stores) 55 D D (5000-9999)
452112 Discount department stores 71 D D (5000-9999)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 940 5,535,629 520,337 31,703
45291 Warehouse clubs & supercenters 72 D D (25k-49k)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 868 D D (5000-9999)
4529901 Variety stores 605 D D (2500-4999)
4529904 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 263 D D (2500-4999)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 1,911 1,081,519 144,892 9,856
4531 Florists 406 88,352 18,103 1,601
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 564 402,515 50,485 3,632
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 126 256,301 27,736 1,468
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 438 146,214 22,749 2,164
4533 Used merchandise stores 305 126,519 27,484 1,975
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 636 464,133 48,820 2,648
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 61 36,766 5,890 474
45392 Art dealers 50 13,967 2,692 182
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 188 231,073 18,393 709
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 337 182,327 21,845 1,283

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 755 1,591,019 153,228 6,040
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 147 938,260 59,549 1,981
454111 Electronic shopping 60 D D (250-499)
454112 Electronic auctions 1 D D (1-19)
454113 Mail-order houses 86 856,509 52,296 1,671
4542 Vending machine operators 101 104,085 20,147 930
4543 Direct selling establishments 507 548,674 73,532 3,129
45431 Fuel dealers 243 343,022 49,148 1,861
454311 Heating oil dealers 11 95,391 5,873 264
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 232 247,631 43,275 1,597
45439 Other direct selling establishments 264 205,652 24,384 1,268


Source: 2002 Economic Census, Geographic Area Series   Questions?
Last revised: January 06, 2012