|Retail_Trade_____||Number of establish- ments||Retail sales||Number of employees||Payroll ($1,000)||Popu- lation||Retail sales per capita ($)|
|United States||1,120,249||2,460,963,028|| ||14,115,559||238,792,423||267,636,061||9,195|
|District of Columbia||2,075||2,788,831|| ||19,608||351,473||529,895||5,263|
|District of Columbia||2,075||2,788,831||1||19,608||351,473||529,895||5,263|
These data include establishments with paid employees, except auxiliaries.
Source: 1997 Economic Census, and 1997 population estimates, data available as of 2/25/00 For data issued since that date, or other areas, see www.census.gov/econ97.