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2002 Economic Census
Retail Trade
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See also the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 

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 510 1,567,703 159,604 7,730
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 71 433,705 41,516 1,160
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 30 61,745 7,139 309
443 Electronics & appliance stores 27 42,989 4,737 227
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 37 225,206 24,298 826
445 Food & beverage stores 48 103,192 11,084 849
446 Health & personal care stores 36 52,341 6,180 301
447 Gasoline stations 49 112,550 5,724 342
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 96 99,402 11,053 913
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 22 43,008 5,184 400
452 General merchandise stores 28 315,276 30,690 1,812
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 52 58,149 7,868 414
454 Nonstore retailers 14 20,140 4,131 177

 

 

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 71 433,705 41,516 1,160
4411 Automobile dealers 23 327,647 26,592 627
44111 New car dealers 14 314,193 25,540 605
44112 Used car dealers 9 13,454 1,052 22
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 11 45,482 4,295 139
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 2 D D (20-99)
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 9 D D (100-249)
441221 Motorcycle dealers 5 D D (20-99)
441222 Boat dealers 4 16,963 1,593 50
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 37 60,576 10,629 394
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 24 36,622 6,111 265
44132 Tire dealers 13 23,954 4,518 129

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 30 61,745 7,139 309
4421 Furniture stores 16 44,278 5,031 203
4422 Home furnishings stores 14 17,467 2,108 106
44221 Floor covering stores 5 6,371 808 25
44229 Other home furnishings stores 9 11,096 1,300 81
442299 All other home furnishings stores 7 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 27 42,989 4,737 227
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 17 30,577 3,663 161
443111 Household appliance stores 4 D D (20-99)
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 13 D D (100-249)
44312 Computer & software stores 10 12,412 1,074 66

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 37 225,206 24,298 826
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 34 D D (500-999)
44411 Home centers 2 D D (250-499)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 4 D D (20-99)
44419 Other building material dealers 24 150,820 17,712 454

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 48 103,192 11,084 849
4451 Grocery stores 30 D D (500-999)
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 25 87,190 9,082 706
4452 Specialty food stores 11 D D (20-99)
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 7 9,046 478 52

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 36 52,341 6,180 301
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 15 39,732 3,748 175
4461102 Proprietary stores 1 D D (1-19)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 7 3,441 455 41
44613 Optical goods stores 6 3,121 679 33
44619 Other health & personal care stores 8 6,047 1,298 52
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 3 D D (1-19)
446199 All other health & personal care stores 5 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 49 112,550 5,724 342
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 44 99,753 5,245 310

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 96 99,402 11,053 913
4481 Clothing stores 57 66,302 6,766 617
44811 Men's clothing stores 6 3,718 452 39
44812 Women's clothing stores 15 11,664 1,181 134
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 5 8,978 898 80
44814 Family clothing stores 18 36,267 3,448 300
44815 Clothing accessories stores 6 1,789 295 25
44819 Other clothing stores 7 3,886 492 39
4482 Shoe stores 21 19,750 2,311 188
4482101 Men's shoe stores 3 D D (1-19)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 1 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 10 D D (20-99)
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 7 9,000 889 85
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 18 13,350 1,976 108
44831 Jewelry stores 17 D D (20-99)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 1 D D (1-19)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 22 43,008 5,184 400
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 12 28,171 3,435 239
45111 Sporting goods stores 5 13,065 1,570 93
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 3 D D (20-99)
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 5 D D (100-249)
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 2 D D (20-99)
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 10 14,837 1,749 161
45121 Book stores & news dealers 7 11,970 1,469 138
451211 Book stores 6 D D (100-249)
4512111 Book stores, general 3 D D (20-99)
4512112 Specialty book stores 3 D D (20-99)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 1 D D (20-99)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 3 2,867 280 23

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 28 315,276 30,690 1,812
452111 Department stores (expt discount dept stores) 3 D D (250-499)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 25 D D (1000-2499)
45291 Warehouse clubs & supercenters 4 D D (1000-2499)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 21 D D (100-249)
4529901 Variety stores 18 D D (100-249)
4529904 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 3 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 52 58,149 7,868 414
4531 Florists 7 2,304 503 42
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 15 14,260 1,740 126
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 1 D D (20-99)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 14 D D (20-99)
4533 Used merchandise stores 6 4,088 1,408 84
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 24 37,497 4,217 162
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 4 D D (20-99)
45392 Art dealers 2 D D (1-19)
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 8 D D (20-99)
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 10 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 14 20,140 4,131 177
4542 Vending machine operators 4 8,409 1,988 93
4543 Direct selling establishments 8 D D (20-99)
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 1 D D (20-99)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 7 D D (20-99)


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