1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Florida
1987 SIC Basis: Retail Trade

 
Retail 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.
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SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  Retail trade 89,744 87,653 2.4 158,693,907 118,741,770 33.6 1,274,403 1,102,279 15.6 17,477,577 13,275,960 31.6
52 Building materials, hardware, garden supply, and mobile home dealers 3,354 3,792 -11.6 7,552,123 5,523,991 36.7 43,953 40,377 8.9 867,459 613,331 41.4
53 General merchandise stores 1,887 1,631 15.7 19,669,243 14,096,715 39.5 142,928 115,344 23.9 1,864,272 1,441,509 29.3
54 Food stores 9,483 9,734 -2.6 D 21,195,238 N (100,000+) 188,135 N D 2,159,126 N
55 Automotive dealers and gasoline service stations 11,479 11,556 -0.7 D 37,492,434 N (100,000+) 113,716 N D 2,471,751 N
56 Apparel and accessory stores 8,669 9,626 -9.9 D 6,506,119 N (50k-99999) 71,530 N D 742,788 N
57 Home furniture, furnishings, and equipment stores 7,746 7,604 1.9 9,123,428 6,148,396 48.4 52,620 43,787 20.2 1,027,154 740,917 38.6
58 Eating and drinking places 24,627 22,664 8.7 15,200,626 12,110,554 25.5 458,925 394,172 16.4 4,105,738 3,195,546 28.5
59 Miscellaneous retail 22,499 21,046 6.9 21,922,919 15,668,323 39.9 163,432 135,218 20.9 2,690,308 1,910,992 40.8
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Retail 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. An alternate display has fewer columns.

SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  Retail trade 89,744 87,653 2.4 158,693,907 118,741,770 33.6 1,274,403 1,102,279 15.6 17,477,577 13,275,960 31.6
52 Building materials, hardware, garden supply, and mobile home dealers 3,354 3,792 -11.6 7,552,123 5,523,991 36.7 43,953 40,377 8.9 867,459 613,331 41.4
521 Lumber and other building materials dealers 1,241 1,227 1.1 5,672,025 4,024,629 40.9 30,808 26,113 18.0 632,615 413,472 53.0
523 Paint, glass, and wallpaper stores 605 670 -9.7 452,853 349,193 29.7 2,770 2,718 1.9 62,653 47,492 31.9
525 Hardware stores 656 913 -28.1 450,096 457,415 -1.6 5,089 5,979 -14.9 77,746 75,490 3.0
526 Retail nurseries, lawn and garden supply stores 537 687 -21.8 287,078 293,483 -2.2 3,342 3,994 -16.3 46,532 r 1.1
527 Mobile home dealers 315 295 6.8 690,071 377,123 83.0 1,944 1,573 23.6 47,913 27,586 73.7
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
53 General merchandise stores 1,887 1,631 15.7 19,669,243 14,096,715 39.5 142,928 115,344 23.9 1,864,272 1,441,509 29.3
531 Department stores (excluding leased departments) $$ 646 603 7.1 D 10,262,149 N (100,000+) 94,917 N D 1,170,058 N
533 Variety stores 810 575 40.9 665,951 460,233 44.7 6,428 5,545 15.9 65,603 54,468 20.4
539 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 431 453 -4.9 D 3,374,333 N (10k-24999) 14,882 N D 216,983 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
54 Food stores 9,483 9,734 -2.6 D 21,195,238 N (100,000+) 188,135 N D 2,159,126 N
541 Grocery stores 7,013 7,306 -4.0 24,424,829 20,270,196 20.5 196,098 174,298 12.5 2,421,355 2,019,549 19.9
542 Meat and fish (seafood) markets, including freezer provisioners 390 509 -23.4 D 331,345 N (1000-2499) 2,844 N D 35,142 N
543 Fruit and vegetable markets 291 241 20.7 163,517 137,303 19.1 1,771 1,489 18.9 21,225 14,961 41.9
544 Candy, nut, and confectionery stores 181 219 -17.4 53,065 41,004 29.4 979 961 1.9 9,165 6,901 32.8
545 Dairy products stores 78 96 -18.8 10,178 13,934 -27.0 166 284 -41.5 1,362 1,930 -29.4
546 Retail bakeries 791 841 -5.9 246,479 213,043 15.7 5,433 5,981 -9.2 59,200 53,647 10.4
549 Miscellaneous food stores 739 522 41.6 357,061 206,120 73.2 4,018 2,730 47.2 54,754 r 87.5
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
55 Automotive dealers and gasoline service stations 11,479 11,556 -0.7 D 37,492,434 N (100,000+) 113,716 N D 2,471,751 N
551 Motor vehicle dealers (new and used) 1,211 994 21.8 35,421,187 25,324,146 39.9 65,406 51,963 25.9 2,251,974 1,549,976 45.3
552 Motor vehicle dealers (used only) 1,468 1,343 9.3 2,500,919 1,401,977 78.4 5,952 5,036 18.2 156,399 98,169 59.3
553 Auto and home supply stores 2,391 2,546 -6.1 D 1,628,436 N (10k-24999) 15,882 N D 274,133 N
554 Gasoline service stations 5,151 5,602 -8.1 8,751,371 7,463,081 17.3 32,473 34,062 -4.7 438,628 399,230 9.9
555 Boat dealers 767 644 19.1 1,490,670 813,776 83.2 5,342 3,783 41.2 126,891 79,776 59.1
556 Recreational vehicle dealers 184 182 1.1 976,637 550,128 77.5 2,321 1,637 41.8 65,334 40,975 59.4
557 Motorcycle dealers 176 166 6.0 402,292 241,256 66.7 1,430 983 45.5 36,554 21,643 68.9
559 Automotive dealers, not elsewhere classified 131 87 50.6 332,561 80,251 314.4 772 432 78.7 23,975 r 178.2
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
56 Apparel and accessory stores 8,669 9,626 -9.9 D 6,506,119 N (50k-99999) 71,530 N D 742,788 N
561 Men's and boys' clothing and accessory stores 757 927 -18.3 511,016 508,008 0.6 4,552 5,210 -12.6 70,291 71,183 -1.3
562 Women's clothing stores 2,874 3,384 -15.1 2,008,135 2,061,916 -2.6 20,063 26,798 -25.1 245,351 246,423 -0.4
563 Women's accessory and specialty stores 573 690 -17.0 D 260,701 N (2500-4999) 3,286 N D 33,967 N
564 Children's and infants' wear stores 291 326 -10.7 264,268 146,888 79.9 2,297 1,854 23.9 25,540 16,744 52.5
565 Family clothing stores 1,332 1,199 11.1 2,884,553 2,056,381 40.3 22,259 19,158 16.2 276,987 193,708 43.0
566 Shoe stores 2,015 2,324 -13.3 1,427,753 1,144,416 24.8 12,827 11,306 13.5 159,452 135,335 17.8
569 Miscellaneous apparel and accessory stores 827 776 6.6 D 327,809 N (2500-4999) 3,918 N D 45,428 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
57 Home furniture, furnishings, and equipment stores 7,746 7,604 1.9 9,123,428 6,148,396 48.4 52,620 43,787 20.2 1,027,154 740,917 38.6
571 Home furniture and furnishings stores 4,757 4,854 -2.0 4,580,145 3,483,411 31.5 29,481 27,406 7.6 605,932 468,243 29.4
572 Household appliance stores 554 560 -1.1 408,630 448,416 -8.9 2,573 3,127 -17.7 53,935 54,275 -0.6
573 Radio, television, consumer electronics, and music stores 2,435 2,190 11.2 4,134,653 2,216,569 86.5 20,566 13,254 55.2 367,287 218,399 68.2
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
58 Eating and drinking places 24,627 22,664 8.7 15,200,626 12,110,554 25.5 458,925 394,172 16.4 4,105,738 3,195,546 28.5
581 Eating and drinking places 24,627 22,664 8.7 15,200,626 12,110,554 25.5 458,925 394,172 16.4 4,105,738 3,195,546 28.5
5812 Eating places 22,818 20,515 11.2 14,592,249 11,521,820 26.6 445,007 379,073 17.4 3,980,952 3,078,862 29.3
5813 Drinking places (alcoholic beverages) 1,809 2,149 -15.8 608,377 588,734 3.3 13,918 15,099 -7.8 124,786 116,684 6.9
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
59 Miscellaneous retail 22,499 21,046 6.9 21,922,919 15,668,323 39.9 163,432 135,218 20.9 2,690,308 1,910,992 40.8
591 Drug stores and proprietary stores 2,194 2,543 -13.7 6,532,851 5,057,150 29.2 45,253 36,039 25.6 735,972 570,140 29.1
592 Liquor stores 1,115 1,282 -13.0 788,552 802,430 -1.7 5,425 6,504 -16.6 65,533 69,527 -5.7
593 Used merchandise stores 1,906 1,561 22.1 555,475 396,228 40.2 7,700 5,694 35.2 109,464 71,991 52.1
594 Miscellaneous shopping goods stores 7,989 7,956 0.4 5,317,187 3,942,155 34.9 48,443 42,356 14.4 668,349 495,454 34.9
596 Nonstore retailers 2,319 1,525 52.1 5,573,479 3,443,244 61.9 23,283 18,582 25.3 562,304 329,122 70.8
598 Fuel dealers 310 304 2.0 295,577 254,957 15.9 2,286 2,321 -1.5 52,080 45,173 15.3
599 Retail stores, not elsewhere classified 6,666 5,875 13.5 2,859,798 1,772,159 61.4 31,042 23,722 30.9 496,606 329,585 50.7
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure
$$ 1992 sales data include sales from catalog order desks. 1997 sales data exclude sales from catalog order desks.

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Last revised: July 13, 2011