1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Alaska
1987 SIC Basis: Wholesale Trade

 
Wholesale Trade by Major Group (2-digit SIC)
Includes only establishments with payroll. Data are in current dollars and have not been adjusted for inflation. Detail may not add to total because of rounding. Introductory text includes scope and methodology.
For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table. "% chg" columns show percent change between 1992 and 1997. An alternate display has 1992 columns.

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SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Wholesale trade 951 4.7 D N (5000-9999) N D N
50 Wholesale trade - durable goods 542 -7.4 1,419,386 11.7 4,503 -3.8 169,255 5.6
51 Wholesale trade - nondurable goods 409 26.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Wholesale Trade by Industry (4-digit SIC)
Includes only establishments with payroll. Data are in current dollars and have not been adjusted for inflation. Detail may not add to total because of rounding. Introductory text includes scope and methodology.
For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table. "% chg" columns show percent change between 1992 and 1997. An alternate display has 1992 columns.

SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
  Wholesale trade 951 4.7 D N (5000-9999) N D N
50 Wholesale trade - durable goods 542 -7.4 1,419,386 11.7 4,503 -3.8 169,255 5.6
501 Motor vehicles and motor vehicle parts and supplies 82 -4.7 D N (500-999) N D N
5012 Automobiles and other motor vehicles 7 -12.5 40,527 38.0 108 2.9 4,234 13.6
5013 Motor vehicle supplies and new parts 61 -3.2 115,562 -14.1 544 -17.7 15,543 -15.3
5014 Tires and tubes 7 -22.2 D N (20-99) N D N
5015 Motor vehicle parts, used 7 16.7 D N (20-99) N D N
502 Furniture and home furnishings 17 0.0 D N (100-249) N D N
5021 Furniture 6 -25.0 D N (20-99) N D N
5023 Home furnishings 11 22.2 D N (20-99) N D N
503 Lumber and other construction materials 37 2.8 D N (100-249) N D N
5031 Lumber, plywood, millwork, and wood panels 15 36.4 D N (20-99) N D N
5032 Brick, stone, and related construction materials 6 -25.0 D N (1-19) N D N
5033 Roofing, siding, and insulation materials 7 -12.5 D N (20-99) N D N
5039 Other construction materials 9 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
504 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies 67 -19.3 185,297 4.3 660 -12.5 29,067 -12.1
5043 Photographic equipment and supplies 1 N D N (1-19) N D N
5044 Office equipment 23 -8.0 65,509 2.2 309 2.3 14,486 14.9
5045 Computers and computer peripheral equipment and supplies 23 -36.1 D N (100-249) N D N
5046 Other commercial equipment 6 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
5047 Medical, dental, and hospital equipment and supplies 11 37.5 D N (20-99) N D N
5048 Ophthalmic goods 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
5049 Other professional equipment and supplies 3 -50.0 D N (20-99) N D N
505 Metals and minerals, except petroleum 17 -15.0 30,559 -39.7 125 20.2 4,149 -2.5
5051 Metals service centers and offices 14 -12.5 D N (100-249) N D N
5052 Coal and other minerals and ores 3 -25.0 D N (1-19) N D N
506 Electrical goods 74 -3.9 206,682 10.5 707 4.7 22,608 3.4
5063 Electrical apparatus and equipment, wiring supplies, and construction materials 51 13.3 157,767 30.7 510 44.1 16,749 48.0
5064 Electrical appliances, television and radio sets 3 -66.7 22,311 -18.4 73 -18.9 1,739 -32.8
5065 Other electronic parts and equipment 20 -13.0 26,604 -31.8 124 -46.3 4,120 -48.3
507 Hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies 48 9.1 D N (500-999) N D N
5072 Hardware 10 66.7 28,704 N 145 N 4,645 N
5074 Plumbing and heating equipment and supplies 28 -3.4 105,328 44.4 305 19.6 11,161 35.1
5075 Warm air heating and air-conditioning equipment and supplies 7 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
5078 Refrigeration equipment and supplies 3 50.0 D N (1-19) N D N
508 Machinery, equipment, and supplies 156 -11.4 483,083 24.7 1,241 -0.6 53,635 23.1
5082 Construction and mining (except petroleum) machinery and equipment 24 9.1 152,756 39.4 330 -4.9 12,719 -5.0
5083 Farm and garden machinery and equipment 3 0.0 D N (1-19) N D N
5084 Industrial machinery and equipment 68 -12.8 D N (500-999) N D N
5085 Industrial supplies 35 25.0 D N (100-249) N D N
5087 Service establishment equipment and supplies 15 -42.3 D N (20-99) N D N
5088 Transportation equipment and supplies, except motor vehicles 11 -42.1 30,073 43.8 65 -12.2 3,152 51.8
509 Miscellaneous durable goods 44 -4.3 D N (100-249) N D N
5091 Sporting and recreational goods and supplies 14 0.0 11,879 -43.2 32 -50.0 891 -42.6
5092 Toys and hobby goods and supplies 6 20.0 5,183 6.1 17 41.7 501 -4.2
5093 Recyclable materials 5 66.7 6,609 37.0 39 -26.4 1,259 -14.5
5094 Jewelry, watches, silverware, precious stones, and precious metals 6 -14.3 10,310 -64.5 23 -39.5 811 -18.7
5099 Durable goods, n.e.c. 13 -23.5 D N (20-99) N D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
51 Wholesale trade - nondurable goods 409 26.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
511 Paper and paper products 26 18.2 D N (250-499) N D N
5111 Printing and writing paper 3 50.0 D N (20-99) N D N
5112 Stationery and office supplies 20 17.6 52,011 N 269 N 7,631 N
5113 Industrial and personal service paper 3 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
512 Drugs, drug proprietaries, and druggists' sundries 12 300.0 D N (100-249) N D N
5122 Drugs, drug proprietaries, and druggists' sundries 12 300.0 D N (100-249) N D N
513 Apparel, piece goods, and notions 11 22.2 D N (20-99) N D N
5131 Piece goods, notions, and other dry goods 4 300.0 D N (20-99) N D N
5136 Men's and boys' clothing and furnishings 3 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
5137 Women's and children's and infants' clothing and accessories 3 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
5139 Footwear 1 -50.0 D N (1-19) N D N
514 Groceries and related products 189 51.2 D N (1000-2499) N D N
5141 Groceries, general-line 23 -14.8 250,054 -56.9 435 -35.5 17,991 -25.2
5142 Packaged frozen foods 21 40.0 42,971 -31.1 96 -59.7 2,718 -53.5
5143 Dairy products, except dried or canned 4 -55.6 D N (20-99) N D N
5144 Poultry and poultry products 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
5145 Confectionery 5 -16.7 D N (100-249) N D N
5146 Fish and seafoods 80 233.3 90,312 202.3 249 369.8 7,480 197.9
5147 Meats and meat products 9 125.0 30,359 71.8 54 100.0 1,995 113.1
5148 Fresh fruits and vegetables 7 40.0 28,791 88.1 68 41.7 2,301 80.8
5149 Other groceries and related products 40 14.3 D N (500-999) N D N
515 Farm-product raw materials 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
5153 Grain and field beans 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
5154 Livestock 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
5159 Other farm-product raw materials 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
516 Chemicals and allied products 31 3.3 97,826 9.8 216 -12.9 9,639 -9.4
5162 Plastics materials and basic forms and shapes 4 100.0 6,144 N 22 N 691 N
5169 Chemicals and allied products, n.e.c. 27 -3.6 91,682 N 194 N 8,948 N
517 Petroleum and petroleum products 81 6.6 D N (500-999) N D N
5171 Petroleum bulk stations and terminals 69 3.0 D N (500-999) N D N
5172 Petroleum and petroleum products, except bulk stations and terminals 12 33.3 51,855 354.7 90 95.7 3,653 207.2
518 Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverages 9 0.0 96,286 1.6 225 1.8 9,483 6.6
5181 Beer and ale 6 20.0 D N (100-249) N D N
5182 Wine and distilled alcoholic beverages 3 -25.0 D N (20-99) N D N
519 Miscellaneous nondurable goods 50 4.2 D N (250-499) N D N
5191 Farm supplies 10 11.1 D N (20-99) N D N
5192 Books, periodicals, and newspapers 7 40.0 D N (20-99) N D N
5193 Flowers, nursery stock, and florists' supplies 4 33.3 D N (20-99) N D N
5194 Tobacco and tobacco products 1 -75.0 D N (1-19) N D N
5198 Paints, varnishes, and supplies 1 -66.7 D N (1-19) N D N
5199 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods 27 12.5 D N (100-249) N D N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: 1997 Economic Census, Comparative Statistics   - Questions?
Last revised: July 13, 2011