1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Minnesota
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 28,378 27,710 2.4 48,814,277 35,622,218 37.0 419,310 371,951 12.7 5,423,993 4,068,740 33.3
52 Building materials, hardware, garden supply, and mobile home dealers 1,667 1,699 -1.9 D 2,421,772 N (10k-24999) 16,058 N D 275,245 N
53 General merchandise stores 582 627 -7.2 6,206,153 4,680,893 32.6 50,281 44,168 13.8 574,554 462,210 24.3
54 Food stores 2,453 2,698 -9.1 D 6,066,414 N (50k-99999) 51,114 N D 563,683 N
55 Automotive dealers and gasoline service stations 4,083 3,909 4.5 15,907,006 10,378,749 53.3 50,152 42,081 19.2 1,066,980 737,541 44.7
56 Apparel and accessory stores 1,958 2,466 -20.6 1,755,930 1,569,440 11.9 18,597 19,516 -4.7 208,765 187,367 11.4
57 Home furniture, furnishings, and equipment stores 1,988 1,901 4.6 2,556,468 1,663,310 53.7 16,708 12,687 31.7 298,668 200,490 49.0
58 Eating and drinking places 8,420 7,489 12.4 4,393,562 3,402,338 29.1 149,142 131,833 13.1 1,289,027 952,337 35.4
59 Miscellaneous retail 7,227 6,921 4.4 8,038,589 5,439,302 47.8 63,134 54,494 15.9 939,424 689,867 36.2
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 28,378 27,710 2.4 48,814,277 35,622,218 37.0 419,310 371,951 12.7 5,423,993 4,068,740 33.3
52 Building materials, hardware, garden supply, and mobile home dealers 1,667 1,699 -1.9 D 2,421,772 N (10k-24999) 16,058 N D 275,245 N
521 Lumber and other building materials dealers 672 671 0.1 2,276,140 1,769,461 28.6 10,094 9,334 8.1 240,122 186,091 29.0
523 Paint, glass, and wallpaper stores 151 159 -5.0 D 104,725 N (500-999) 888 N D 14,443 N
525 Hardware stores 539 599 -10.0 431,348 340,895 26.5 4,679 4,245 10.2 60,512 48,427 25.0
526 Retail nurseries, lawn and garden supply stores 247 222 11.3 197,127 147,402 33.7 1,513 1,373 10.2 26,255 21,231 23.7
527 Mobile home dealers 58 48 20.8 131,484 59,289 121.8 376 218 72.5 10,172 5,053 101.3
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 582 627 -7.2 6,206,153 4,680,893 32.6 50,281 44,168 13.8 574,554 462,210 24.3
531 Department stores (excluding leased departments) $$ 226 211 7.1 5,218,162 3,802,325 37.2 44,441 38,043 16.8 503,994 396,182 27.2
533 Variety stores 133 144 -7.6 D 94,188 N (1000-2499) 1,428 N D 13,229 N
539 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 223 272 -18.0 D 784,380 N (2500-4999) 4,697 N D 52,799 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 2,453 2,698 -9.1 D 6,066,414 N (50k-99999) 51,114 N D 563,683 N
541 Grocery stores 1,649 1,801 -8.4 6,520,094 5,781,825 12.8 48,748 45,153 8.0 640,403 510,763 25.4
542 Meat and fish (seafood) markets, including freezer provisioners 156 175 -10.9 D 92,031 N (500-999) 1,015 N D 12,369 N
543 Fruit and vegetable markets 19 22 -13.6 7,205 6,652 8.3 62 56 10.7 1,013 851 19.0
544 Candy, nut, and confectionery stores 86 111 -22.5 D 17,878 N (250-499) 570 N D 3,424 N
545 Dairy products stores 26 33 -21.2 21,522 5,457 294.4 103 85 21.2 1,133 493 129.8
546 Retail bakeries 368 441 -16.6 108,497 129,121 -16.0 2,541 3,760 -32.4 26,450 31,307 -15.5
549 Miscellaneous food stores 149 115 29.6 47,489 33,450 42.0 893 475 88.0 7,974 4,476 78.2
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
55 Automotive dealers and gasoline service stations 4,083 3,909 4.5 15,907,006 10,378,749 53.3 50,152 42,081 19.2 1,066,980 737,541 44.7
551 Motor vehicle dealers (new and used) 549 555 -1.1 10,257,228 6,364,491 61.2 19,591 15,838 23.7 626,225 425,476 47.2
552 Motor vehicle dealers (used only) 309 201 53.7 416,945 215,487 93.5 1,014 725 39.9 21,785 12,884 69.1
553 Auto and home supply stores 607 575 5.6 518,792 386,430 34.3 4,523 3,983 13.6 94,265 65,577 43.7
554 Gasoline service stations 2,251 2,310 -2.6 3,958,899 3,010,149 31.5 22,346 19,742 13.2 259,242 196,824 31.7
555 Boat dealers 134 117 14.5 255,960 166,853 53.4 1,004 797 26.0 25,090 15,933 57.5
556 Recreational vehicle dealers 77 62 24.2 197,230 111,937 76.2 553 387 42.9 15,512 8,518 82.1
557 Motorcycle dealers 54 56 -3.6 144,013 93,089 54.7 528 447 18.1 13,711 9,649 42.1
559 Automotive dealers, not elsewhere classified 102 41 148.8 157,939 38,799 307.1 593 191 210.5 11,150 r 253.1
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 1,958 2,466 -20.6 1,755,930 1,569,440 11.9 18,597 19,516 -4.7 208,765 187,367 11.4
561 Men's and boys' clothing and accessory stores 164 261 -37.2 108,549 152,494 -28.8 1,049 1,751 -40.1 16,242 22,836 -28.9
562 Women's clothing stores 620 953 -34.9 397,095 544,495 -27.1 5,286 8,301 -36.3 50,730 64,871 -21.8
563 Women's accessory and specialty stores 154 129 19.4 78,255 45,457 72.2 1,040 771 34.9 11,866 r 60.7
564 Children's and infants' wear stores 69 72 -4.2 57,129 38,251 49.4 701 529 32.5 5,739 3,924 46.3
565 Family clothing stores 365 378 -3.4 756,879 503,213 50.4 6,997 4,887 43.2 79,717 54,113 47.3
566 Shoe stores 461 568 -18.8 287,574 251,837 14.2 2,738 2,876 -4.8 34,498 30,635 12.6
569 Miscellaneous apparel and accessory stores 125 114 9.6 70,449 38,072 85.0 786 539 45.8 9,973 4,992 99.8
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 1,988 1,901 4.6 2,556,468 1,663,310 53.7 16,708 12,687 31.7 298,668 200,490 49.0
571 Home furniture and furnishings stores 1,154 1,142 1.1 1,197,946 910,413 31.6 8,745 7,188 21.7 171,505 119,630 43.4
572 Household appliance stores 242 214 13.1 192,056 123,860 55.1 1,333 1,028 29.7 26,794 17,006 57.6
573 Radio, television, consumer electronics, and music stores 592 545 8.6 1,166,466 629,037 85.4 6,630 4,471 48.3 100,369 63,854 57.2
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 8,420 7,489 12.4 4,393,562 3,402,338 29.1 149,142 131,833 13.1 1,289,027 952,337 35.4
581 Eating and drinking places 8,420 7,489 12.4 4,393,562 3,402,338 29.1 149,142 131,833 13.1 1,289,027 952,337 35.4
5812 Eating places 7,286 6,366 14.5 4,089,384 3,134,557 30.5 140,129 123,691 13.3 1,223,281 896,110 36.5
5813 Drinking places (alcoholic beverages) 1,134 1,123 1.0 304,178 267,781 13.6 9,013 8,142 10.7 65,746 56,227 16.9
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 7,227 6,921 4.4 8,038,589 5,439,302 47.8 63,134 54,494 15.9 939,424 689,867 36.2
591 Drug stores and proprietary stores 681 804 -15.3 1,372,714 1,069,009 28.4 12,012 10,660 12.7 158,299 133,052 19.0
592 Liquor stores 960 956 0.4 810,400 719,901 12.6 6,642 6,437 3.2 69,469 64,819 7.2
593 Used merchandise stores 346 274 26.3 114,086 68,610 66.3 1,780 1,229 44.8 21,710 12,736 70.5
594 Miscellaneous shopping goods stores 2,444 2,434 0.4 1,735,074 1,184,010 46.5 18,527 14,871 24.6 225,614 151,058 49.4
596 Nonstore retailers 843 661 27.5 2,811,827 1,702,683 65.1 11,523 12,532 -8.1 278,638 214,267 30.0
598 Fuel dealers 229 219 4.6 352,600 210,042 67.9 1,711 1,208 41.6 37,487 24,747 51.5
599 Retail stores, not elsewhere classified 1,724 1,573 9.6 841,888 485,047 73.6 10,939 7,557 44.8 148,207 89,188 66.2
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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- Source: 1997 Economic Census, Comparative Statistics   - Questions?
Last revised: July 13, 2011