1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Montana
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 1,939 4.6 8,249,519 40.2 17,417 6.2 439,090 28.0
50 Wholesale trade - durable goods 1,136 8.8 D N (5000-9999) N D N
51 Wholesale trade - nondurable goods 803 -0.7 D N (5000-9999) 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 1,939 4.6 8,249,519 40.2 17,417 6.2 439,090 28.0
50 Wholesale trade - durable goods 1,136 8.8 D N (5000-9999) N D N
501 Motor vehicles and motor vehicle parts and supplies 237 -3.3 D N (1000-2499) N D N
5012 Automobiles and other motor vehicles 31 -22.5 460,037 63.3 641 -23.4 16,269 32.7
5013 Motor vehicle supplies and new parts 145 -2.0 216,775 20.6 1,217 1.1 27,802 22.6
5014 Tires and tubes 35 6.1 D N (250-499) N D N
5015 Motor vehicle parts, used 26 8.3 D N (100-249) N D N
502 Furniture and home furnishings 34 21.4 D N (100-249) N D N
5021 Furniture 12 -14.3 D N (20-99) N D N
5023 Home furnishings 22 57.1 D N (100-249) N D N
503 Lumber and other construction materials 118 24.2 622,453 83.4 919 22.5 29,684 54.2
5031 Lumber, plywood, millwork, and wood panels 69 21.1 D N (500-999) N D N
5032 Brick, stone, and related construction materials 16 77.8 D N (100-249) N D N
5033 Roofing, siding, and insulation materials 6 -50.0 D N (20-99) N D N
5039 Other construction materials 27 58.8 65,053 230.1 189 54.9 5,519 115.4
504 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies 148 6.5 D N (1000-2499) N D N
5043 Photographic equipment and supplies 3 200.0 D N (1-19) N D N
5044 Office equipment 33 -2.9 30,021 4.1 301 7.9 7,656 18.5
5045 Computers and computer peripheral equipment and supplies 41 -8.9 D N (250-499) N D N
5046 Other commercial equipment 19 5.6 16,643 N 103 N 2,411 N
5047 Medical, dental, and hospital equipment and supplies 35 84.2 36,395 37.8 199 51.9 5,634 39.8
5048 Ophthalmic goods 7 -12.5 17,730 N 99 N 3,187 N
5049 Other professional equipment and supplies 10 -28.6 D N (20-99) N D N
505 Metals and minerals, except petroleum 23 -8.0 D N (250-499) N D N
5051 Metals service centers and offices 20 -13.0 D N (250-499) N D N
5052 Coal and other minerals and ores 3 50.0 D N (1-19) N D N
506 Electrical goods 92 9.5 200,985 46.1 567 16.2 17,599 47.4
5063 Electrical apparatus and equipment, wiring supplies, and construction materials 51 6.2 163,995 59.2 392 29.8 12,511 61.5
5064 Electrical appliances, television and radio sets 5 -28.6 7,772 N 26 N 463 N
5065 Other electronic parts and equipment 36 24.1 29,218 N 149 N 4,625 N
507 Hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies 91 49.2 203,822 67.8 760 36.7 21,874 66.6
5072 Hardware 22 46.7 47,183 101.1 184 3.4 5,298 45.7
5074 Plumbing and heating equipment and supplies 47 67.9 116,261 58.1 415 44.6 10,984 63.6
5075 Warm air heating and air-conditioning equipment and supplies 16 45.5 28,924 74.6 104 92.6 3,688 88.3
5078 Refrigeration equipment and supplies 6 -14.3 11,454 45.5 57 54.1 1,904 130.8
508 Machinery, equipment, and supplies 286 3.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
5082 Construction and mining (except petroleum) machinery and equipment 31 -16.2 136,716 -10.7 397 -31.7 14,564 -15.2
5083 Farm and garden machinery and equipment 103 4.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
5084 Industrial machinery and equipment 77 18.5 172,632 175.5 599 108.0 18,723 163.3
5085 Industrial supplies 43 10.3 D N (250-499) N D N
5087 Service establishment equipment and supplies 28 -17.6 D N (100-249) N D N
5088 Transportation equipment and supplies, except motor vehicles 4 100.0 D N (20-99) N D N
509 Miscellaneous durable goods 107 17.6 D N (500-999) N D N
5091 Sporting and recreational goods and supplies 23 0.0 181,284 73.6 228 4.1 5,087 24.7
5092 Toys and hobby goods and supplies 10 11.1 7,376 4.9 59 9.3 1,129 11.1
5093 Recyclable materials 34 17.2 48,996 55.7 264 1.9 5,369 4.7
5094 Jewelry, watches, silverware, precious stones, and precious metals 11 120.0 7,835 N 85 N 987 N
5099 Durable goods, n.e.c. 29 16.0 D N (100-249) 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 803 -0.7 D N (5000-9999) N D N
511 Paper and paper products 59 20.4 93,507 57.6 498 20.3 12,007 48.3
5111 Printing and writing paper 5 -28.6 29,661 60.5 67 11.7 3,403 102.9
5112 Stationery and office supplies 46 35.3 51,145 111.4 366 44.1 6,514 59.3
5113 Industrial and personal service paper 8 0.0 12,701 -23.7 65 -35.0 2,090 -10.4
512 Drugs, drug proprietaries, and druggists' sundries 21 75.0 93,192 60.3 188 106.6 3,789 58.2
5122 Drugs, drug proprietaries, and druggists' sundries 21 75.0 93,192 60.3 188 106.6 3,789 58.2
513 Apparel, piece goods, and notions 21 5.0 D N (100-249) N D N
5131 Piece goods, notions, and other dry goods 4 33.3 D N (1-19) N D N
5136 Men's and boys' clothing and furnishings 8 -20.0 21,231 18.8 91 -47.7 2,267 -29.0
5137 Women's and children's and infants' clothing and accessories 8 60.0 D N (20-99) N D N
5139 Footwear 1 -50.0 D N (20-99) N D N
514 Groceries and related products 132 -7.7 D N (1000-2499) N D N
5141 Groceries, general-line 20 17.6 658,785 4.3 987 -7.5 29,413 6.2
5142 Packaged frozen foods 13 85.7 124,583 71.7 255 68.9 9,053 136.2
5143 Dairy products, except dried or canned 17 -37.0 30,823 84.6 64 -9.9 1,162 31.7
5144 Poultry and poultry products 2 -33.3 D N (1-19) N D N
5145 Confectionery 6 0.0 4,316 -36.3 19 -9.5 230 6.0
5146 Fish and seafoods 2 -66.7 D N (1-19) N D N
5147 Meats and meat products 14 -22.2 D N (20-99) N D N
5148 Fresh fruits and vegetables 4 -33.3 4,436 -57.5 25 -62.7 646 -38.1
5149 Other groceries and related products 54 1.9 228,775 N 736 N 17,319 N
515 Farm-product raw materials 141 -1.4 1,867,066 40.9 1,004 0.2 16,215 11.6
5153 Grain and field beans 105 -9.5 1,413,784 43.7 541 0.6 12,984 9.6
5154 Livestock 31 34.8 D N (250-499) N D N
5159 Other farm-product raw materials 5 25.0 D N (1-19) N D N
516 Chemicals and allied products 44 46.7 56,510 36.3 218 0.5 6,245 10.6
5162 Plastics materials and basic forms and shapes 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
5169 Chemicals and allied products, n.e.c. 44 46.7 56,510 36.3 218 0.5 6,245 10.6
517 Petroleum and petroleum products 146 -9.3 1,285,874 57.9 1,329 -2.6 26,775 13.3
5171 Petroleum bulk stations and terminals 117 -17.0 831,437 25.0 1,130 0.3 21,868 9.9
5172 Petroleum and petroleum products, except bulk stations and terminals 29 45.0 454,437 204.7 199 -16.4 4,907 31.8
518 Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverages 36 -12.2 152,107 18.1 622 0.8 16,834 17.3
5181 Beer and ale 30 -18.9 145,990 17.2 572 -3.1 15,892 14.1
5182 Wine and distilled alcoholic beverages 6 50.0 6,117 44.8 50 85.2 942 122.2
519 Miscellaneous nondurable goods 203 -3.3 D N (1000-2499) N D N
5191 Farm supplies 137 -6.2 343,143 50.4 1,016 21.4 22,483 42.9
5192 Books, periodicals, and newspapers 7 -41.7 D N (100-249) N D N
5193 Flowers, nursery stock, and florists' supplies 6 50.0 D N (20-99) N D N
5194 Tobacco and tobacco products 9 -10.0 51,691 -2.8 152 0.0 3,547 4.6
5198 Paints, varnishes, and supplies 4 0.0 D N (20-99) N D N
5199 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods 40 17.6 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