1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Kent County, RI


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Wholesale 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
  42 Wholesale trade 312 1,778,607 128,943 3,491
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 213 1,272,245 95,570 2,480
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 99 506,362 33,373 1,011

 

 

Wholesale 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
42 Wholesale trade 312 1,778,607 128,943 3,491
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 213 1,272,245 95,570 2,480
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 24 106,804 8,750 251
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4211104 Medium truck & tractor (14,001 lb to 26,000 lb) whsle 2 D D (20-99)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 3 D D (1-19)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 9 29,629 2,212 55
42139 Other construction materials whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 30 176,031 16,064 440
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 2 D D (20-99)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 6 115,960 7,348 185
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 6 115,960 7,348 185
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 5 D D (20-99)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 3 D D (20-99)
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 3 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 21 39,423 4,728 141
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 14 D D (20-99)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 16 D D (500-999)
42171 Hardware whsle 9 D D (500-999)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 62 136,747 12,399 322
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 37 103,658 9,062 204
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 13 22,793 2,267 54
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 9 58,312 5,038 94
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 14 21,619 2,104 63
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 37 D D (250-499)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 24 D D (250-499)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 22 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 99 506,362 33,373 1,011
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 13 D D (100-249)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 28 252,688 9,264 339
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 4 84,718 1,916 28
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 9 92,068 2,878 108
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 16 56,062 4,808 113
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 6 37,237 2,147 41
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 10 18,825 2,661 72
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 2 D D (20-99)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 2 D D (20-99)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 2 D D (20-99)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 2 D D (20-99)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 4 D D (100-249)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 3 93,528 7,017 184
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 3 93,528 7,017 184
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 21 D D (20-99)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 13 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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