1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Illinois


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Retail Trade by Subsector
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  44-45 Retail trade 44,568 108,002,177 10,596,015 610,790
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 4,539 28,387,936 2,163,528 69,604
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 2,662 3,364,975 483,336 22,454
443 Electronics & appliance stores 1,870 3,259,732 341,772 17,330
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 3,947 10,175,618 1,199,956 53,014
445 Food & beverage stores 6,026 16,487,682 1,772,901 109,745
446 Health & personal care stores 3,318 6,086,129 724,855 48,363
447 Gasoline stations 4,324 7,850,876 413,454 34,311
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 6,599 6,194,023 764,941 60,545
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 2,799 2,597,216 292,938 23,674
452 General merchandise stores 1,440 14,010,163 1,338,221 113,502
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 5,223 3,026,224 424,858 33,802
454 Nonstore retailers 1,821 6,561,603 675,255 24,446

 

 

Retail Trade by Industry
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
44-45 Retail trade 44,568 108,002,177 10,596,015 610,790
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 4,539 28,387,936 2,163,528 69,604
4411 Automobile dealers 2,033 25,149,608 1,701,336 49,582
44111 New car dealers 1,249 24,072,835 1,625,070 46,483
44112 Used car dealers 784 1,076,773 76,266 3,099
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 438 833,208 75,658 3,117
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 93 209,216 15,455 605
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 345 623,992 60,203 2,512
441221 Motorcycle dealers 154 308,543 30,578 1,226
441222 Boat dealers 138 230,492 23,177 998
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 53 84,957 6,448 288
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 2,068 2,405,120 386,534 16,905
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 1,503 1,757,119 262,671 12,206
44132 Tire dealers 565 648,001 123,863 4,699
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 2,662 3,364,975 483,336 22,454
4421 Furniture stores 1,230 1,921,923 260,950 11,122
4422 Home furnishings stores 1,432 1,443,052 222,386 11,332
44221 Floor covering stores 691 815,248 134,785 5,002
44229 Other home furnishings stores 741 627,804 87,601 6,330
442291 Window treatment stores 84 40,105 7,153 366
442299 All other home furnishings stores 657 587,699 80,448 5,964
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 1,870 3,259,732 341,772 17,330
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 1,303 2,361,252 233,027 12,558
443111 Household appliance stores 446 458,856 69,251 2,850
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 857 1,902,396 163,776 9,708
44312 Computer & software stores 444 809,246 94,946 4,045
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 123 89,234 13,799 727
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 3,947 10,175,618 1,199,956 53,014
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 3,002 8,357,648 1,013,180 44,386
44411 Home centers 156 2,434,555 252,507 13,874
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 342 288,361 38,330 1,759
44413 Hardware stores 765 767,085 121,589 9,245
44419 Other building material dealers 1,739 4,867,647 600,754 19,508
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 945 1,817,970 186,776 8,628
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 176 140,108 16,604 840
44422 Nursery & garden centers 769 1,677,862 170,172 7,788
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 6,026 16,487,682 1,772,901 109,745
4451 Grocery stores 3,761 14,843,289 1,603,544 96,681
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 2,748 14,234,546 1,539,574 89,653
44512 Convenience stores 1,013 608,743 63,970 7,028
4452 Specialty food stores 1,062 652,800 90,677 7,040
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 1,203 991,593 78,680 6,024
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 3,318 6,086,129 724,855 48,363
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 1,705 5,202,632 562,349 38,901
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 1,646 5,168,769 553,189 38,492
4461102 Proprietary stores 59 33,863 9,160 409
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 414 253,894 32,098 2,734
44613 Optical goods stores 636 308,777 70,584 3,715
44619 Other health & personal care stores 563 320,826 59,824 3,013
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 287 135,472 19,442 1,579
446199 All other health & personal care stores 276 185,354 40,382 1,434
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 4,324 7,850,876 413,454 34,311
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 2,805 5,463,729 260,424 22,979
44719 Other gasoline stations 1,519 2,387,147 153,030 11,332
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 6,599 6,194,023 764,941 60,545
4481 Clothing stores 4,022 4,316,654 521,314 43,572
44811 Men's clothing stores 631 481,984 68,511 4,472
44812 Women's clothing stores 1,570 1,255,122 157,932 14,390
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 260 247,948 23,493 2,490
44814 Family clothing stores 789 1,916,398 210,570 17,538
44815 Clothing accessories stores 304 88,979 14,804 1,218
44819 Other clothing stores 468 326,223 46,004 3,464
4482 Shoe stores 1,398 994,857 114,002 9,266
4482101 Men's shoe stores 115 57,847 8,623 439
4482102 Women's shoe stores 189 104,909 15,106 1,263
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 55 28,492 3,737 322
4482104 Family shoe stores 775 528,912 57,209 5,022
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 264 274,697 29,327 2,220
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 1,179 882,512 129,625 7,707
44831 Jewelry stores 1,108 835,569 123,461 7,329
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 71 46,943 6,164 378
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 2,799 2,597,216 292,938 23,674
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 1,841 1,731,247 196,190 15,308
45111 Sporting goods stores 919 773,738 92,135 6,949
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 242 359,889 37,180 3,179
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 677 413,849 54,955 3,770
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 475 656,759 58,748 4,935
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 248 124,747 19,661 1,852
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 199 176,003 25,646 1,572
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 958 865,969 96,748 8,366
45121 Book stores & news dealers 600 582,857 69,158 5,744
451211 Book stores 494 550,212 64,625 5,296
4512111 Book stores, general 306 377,304 44,389 3,642
4512112 Specialty book stores 119 58,513 8,278 758
4512113 College book stores 69 114,395 11,958 896
451212 News dealers & newsstands 106 32,645 4,533 448
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 358 283,112 27,590 2,622
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 1,440 14,010,163 1,338,221 113,502
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 501 10,656,506 1,061,084 88,451
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 501 10,820,121 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 501 10,820,121 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 68 2,044,038 240,149 17,088
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 334 6,551,784 585,192 53,216
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 99 2,060,684 235,743 18,147
4529 Other general merchandise stores 939 3,353,657 277,137 25,051
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 44 D D (10k-24999)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 895 D D (10k-24999)
4529901 Variety stores 505 371,227 39,474 4,164
4529902 Catalog showrooms 35 D D (2500-4999)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 355 507,861 52,716 4,218
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 5,223 3,026,224 424,858 33,802
4531 Florists 1,136 320,787 72,474 6,202
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 1,764 1,344,772 160,664 14,280
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 287 608,568 66,033 4,091
4532101 Stationery stores 39 15,988 2,811 198
4532102 Office supplies stores 248 592,580 63,222 3,893
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 1,477 736,204 94,631 10,189
4533 Used merchandise stores 652 220,524 43,117 3,632
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 1,671 1,140,141 148,603 9,688
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 372 267,840 32,723 3,036
45392 Art dealers 203 108,618 16,351 818
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 97 162,509 15,829 675
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 999 601,174 83,700 5,159
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 1,821 6,561,603 675,255 24,446
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 444 4,401,766 374,734 12,010
4542 Vending machine operators 449 458,419 93,329 4,083
4543 Direct selling establishments 928 1,701,418 207,192 8,353
45431 Fuel dealers 274 419,429 45,916 1,842
454311 Heating oil dealers 70 148,736 12,032 487
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 200 269,177 33,719 1,347
454319 Other fuel dealers 4 1,516 165 8
45439 Other direct selling establishments 654 1,281,989 161,276 6,511
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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