1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Montana
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.
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
  Retail trade 7,387 8.5 8,014,759 28.3 75,840 17.8 919,324 31.8
52 Building materials, hardware, garden supply, and mobile home dealers 451 17.8 619,502 35.5 3,579 34.4 67,933 50.7
53 General merchandise stores 147 -2.0 1,140,835 54.8 8,228 32.7 98,109 39.4
54 Food stores 615 -5.8 1,397,867 9.1 9,623 -8.8 134,627 15.9
55 Automotive dealers and gasoline service stations 976 3.2 D N (10k-24999) N D N
56 Apparel and accessory stores 438 -12.7 D N (1000-2499) N D N
57 Home furniture, furnishings, and equipment stores 521 22.9 352,241 28.2 3,018 27.4 50,761 39.7
58 Eating and drinking places 2,569 14.6 D N (25k-49999) N D N
59 Miscellaneous retail 1,670 10.7 821,301 19.3 8,730 20.2 116,090 34.7
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. "% 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
  Retail trade 7,387 8.5 8,014,759 28.3 75,840 17.8 919,324 31.8
52 Building materials, hardware, garden supply, and mobile home dealers 451 17.8 619,502 35.5 3,579 34.4 67,933 50.7
521 Lumber and other building materials dealers 186 24.8 D N (1000-2499) N D N
523 Paint, glass, and wallpaper stores 59 15.7 D N (100-249) N D N
525 Hardware stores 137 3.0 126,898 27.1 1,110 15.3 16,496 52.2
526 Retail nurseries, lawn and garden supply stores 34 21.4 D N (100-249) N D N
527 Mobile home dealers 35 45.8 61,344 52.2 265 97.8 5,782 55.7
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
53 General merchandise stores 147 -2.0 1,140,835 54.8 8,228 32.7 98,109 39.4
531 Department stores (excluding leased departments) $$ 50 13.6 D N (5000-9999) N D N
533 Variety stores 27 -32.5 D N (100-249) N D N
539 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 70 6.1 D N (1000-2499) 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
54 Food stores 615 -5.8 1,397,867 9.1 9,623 -8.8 134,627 15.9
541 Grocery stores 486 -6.5 1,362,576 9.2 9,067 -8.3 128,615 15.9
542 Meat and fish (seafood) markets, including freezer provisioners 26 -18.8 D N (20-99) N D N
543 Fruit and vegetable markets 5 25.0 2,184 N 15 N 265 N
544 Candy, nut, and confectionery stores 14 16.7 D N (20-99) N D N
545 Dairy products stores 0 N 0 N 0 N 0 N
546 Retail bakeries 43 -8.5 D N (100-249) N D N
549 Miscellaneous food stores 41 17.1 14,052 48.9 206 28.0 2,144 65.1
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
55 Automotive dealers and gasoline service stations 976 3.2 D N (10k-24999) N D N
551 Motor vehicle dealers (new and used) 148 5.0 1,519,919 36.6 3,880 20.3 99,182 23.4
552 Motor vehicle dealers (used only) 98 55.6 149,128 134.4 423 44.9 9,373 119.1
553 Auto and home supply stores 198 14.5 D N (1000-2499) N D N
554 Gasoline service stations 446 -11.0 655,131 25.5 4,075 32.3 49,247 43.9
555 Boat dealers 20 42.9 25,060 45.0 131 29.7 2,488 92.0
556 Recreational vehicle dealers 24 20.0 71,628 36.5 233 37.1 5,733 36.9
557 Motorcycle dealers 25 -10.7 38,054 59.1 156 33.3 3,220 113.0
559 Automotive dealers, not elsewhere classified 17 183.3 13,343 459.7 70 677.8 1,038 500.0
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
56 Apparel and accessory stores 438 -12.7 D N (1000-2499) N D N
561 Men's and boys' clothing and accessory stores 20 -48.7 8,720 -51.3 106 -43.3 1,189 -45.1
562 Women's clothing stores 133 -26.5 43,804 -29.6 618 -37.4 5,006 -23.7
563 Women's accessory and specialty stores 21 40.0 D N (20-99) N D N
564 Children's and infants' wear stores 14 7.7 3,072 64.4 61 41.9 534 200.0
565 Family clothing stores 127 4.1 103,020 16.5 1,010 13.9 11,722 11.8
566 Shoe stores 86 -14.9 36,326 -20.6 372 -24.8 4,441 -17.9
569 Miscellaneous apparel and accessory stores 37 12.1 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
57 Home furniture, furnishings, and equipment stores 521 22.9 352,241 28.2 3,018 27.4 50,761 39.7
571 Home furniture and furnishings stores 282 22.1 D N (1000-2499) N D N
572 Household appliance stores 75 13.6 68,942 27.5 447 11.5 8,730 32.3
573 Radio, television, consumer electronics, and music stores 164 29.1 D N (500-999) 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
58 Eating and drinking places 2,569 14.6 D N (25k-49999) N D N
581 Eating and drinking places 2,569 14.6 D N (25k-49999) N D N
5812 Eating places 1,937 21.1 D N (25k-49999) N D N
5813 Drinking places (alcoholic beverages) 632 -1.6 152,375 17.2 3,839 14.6 30,742 22.1
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Sales
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg 1997 % chg
59 Miscellaneous retail 1,670 10.7 821,301 19.3 8,730 20.2 116,090 34.7
591 Drug stores and proprietary stores 158 -4.8 174,421 1.3 1,205 -8.7 21,301 8.3
592 Liquor stores 62 -56.0 41,414 -25.2 215 -28.8 2,442 -43.1
593 Used merchandise stores 135 28.6 D N (500-999) N D N
594 Miscellaneous shopping goods stores 711 15.0 324,826 33.1 3,861 24.1 44,701 43.7
596 Nonstore retailers 138 16.0 D N (500-999) N D N
598 Fuel dealers 58 26.1 47,999 79.7 232 34.1 4,804 54.9
599 Retail stores, not elsewhere classified 408 29.9 118,350 64.6 1,677 43.0 22,106 72.4
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