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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. 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 743 1,817,314 193,844 9,685
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 54 619,015 48,054 1,181
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 58 63,504 10,525 508
443 Electronics & appliance stores 17 12,505 1,756 83
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 38 146,489 17,218 825
445 Food & beverage stores 71 274,216 28,367 1,944
446 Health & personal care stores 53 77,218 10,325 486
447 Gasoline stations 24 61,827 3,339 213
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 187 189,664 26,445 1,669
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 46 41,057 4,977 365
452 General merchandise stores 21 208,049 23,601 1,511
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 144 78,206 11,712 652
454 Nonstore retailers 30 45,564 7,525 248

 

 

Retail Trade - by industry

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. 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 54 619,015 48,054 1,181
4411 Automobile dealers 23 572,786 40,742 890
44111 New car dealers 16 557,171 40,388 874
44112 Used car dealers 7 15,615 354 16
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 13 26,009 2,148 90
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 12 D D (20-99)
441222 Boat dealers 10 D D (20-99)
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 2 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 18 20,220 5,164 201
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 12 10,022 2,088 102
44132 Tire dealers 6 10,198 3,076 99

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 58 63,504 10,525 508
4421 Furniture stores 18 36,705 6,647 254
4422 Home furnishings stores 40 26,799 3,878 254
44221 Floor covering stores 7 4,036 968 31
44229 Other home furnishings stores 33 22,763 2,910 223
442299 All other home furnishings stores 32 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 17 12,505 1,756 83
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 12 9,975 1,447 61
443111 Household appliance stores 3 D D (1-19)
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 9 D D (20-99)
44312 Computer & software stores 4 D D (1-19)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 38 146,489 17,218 825
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 33 138,975 15,738 737
44411 Home centers 3 D D (250-499)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 9 10,847 1,865 67
44413 Hardware stores 5 D D (20-99)
44419 Other building material dealers 16 36,888 5,382 184
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 5 7,514 1,480 88
44422 Nursery, garden center, & farm supply stores 4 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 71 274,216 28,367 1,944
4451 Grocery stores 44 246,617 26,625 1,836
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 36 243,952 26,320 1,811
4452 Specialty food stores 11 4,291 666 43
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 16 23,308 1,076 65

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 53 77,218 10,325 486
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 18 48,888 5,238 240
4461102 Proprietary stores 2 D D (1-19)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 11 3,293 622 46
44613 Optical goods stores 13 4,299 1,028 52
44619 Other health & personal care stores 11 20,738 3,437 148
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 5 D D (100-249)
446199 All other health & personal care stores 6 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 24 61,827 3,339 213
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 22 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 187 189,664 26,445 1,669
4481 Clothing stores 116 135,836 18,357 1,251
44811 Men's clothing stores 14 11,095 2,272 98
44812 Women's clothing stores 45 55,030 6,795 456
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 10 4,109 672 55
44814 Family clothing stores 25 50,506 6,063 482
44815 Clothing accessories stores 8 2,657 418 28
44819 Other clothing stores 14 12,439 2,137 132
4482 Shoe stores 24 D D (100-249)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 4 D D (20-99)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 2 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 11 8,596 1,080 74
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 7 D D (20-99)
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 47 D D (100-249)
44831 Jewelry stores 43 26,867 4,152 182
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 4 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 46 41,057 4,977 365
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 30 23,482 3,470 249
45111 Sporting goods stores 17 16,137 2,272 120
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 6 6,669 1,084 60
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 11 9,468 1,188 60
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 5 3,693 574 87
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 5 2,236 386 31
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 3 1,416 238 11
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 16 17,575 1,507 116
45121 Book stores & news dealers 12 14,843 1,304 98
451211 Book stores 11 D D (20-99)
4512111 Book stores, general 5 D D (20-99)
4512112 Specialty book stores 3 D D (1-19)
4512113 College book stores 3 D D (1-19)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 1 D D (1-19)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 4 2,732 203 18

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 21 208,049 23,601 1,511
4521 Department stores 9 196,769 22,284 1,419
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) 9 202,728 22,284 1,419
452111 Department stores (expt discount dept stores) 4 61,622 8,498 574
452112 Discount department stores 5 135,147 13,786 845
45299 All other general merchandise stores 12 11,280 1,317 92
4529901 Variety stores 8 D D (20-99)
4529904 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 4 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 144 78,206 11,712 652
4531 Florists 10 3,911 852 68
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 50 D D (250-499)
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 4 D D (20-99)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 46 14,750 2,911 224
4533 Used merchandise stores 35 23,516 3,513 139
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 49 D D (100-249)
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 3 3,591 400 29
45392 Art dealers 29 11,680 1,831 76
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 17 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 30 45,564 7,525 248
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 11 26,555 3,627 121
4543 Direct selling establishments 17 D D (100-249)
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 1 D D (1-19)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 16 D D (100-249)


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