1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for North Dakota
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. An alternate display has fewer columns.

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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
  Wholesale trade 1,963 2,086 -5.9 9,490,288 7,599,616 24.9 20,321 18,452 10.1 539,816 406,386 32.8
50 Wholesale trade - durable goods 995 973 2.3 2,846,846 1,962,964 45.0 10,246 8,589 19.3 292,101 202,666 44.1
51 Wholesale trade - nondurable goods 968 1,113 -13.0 6,643,442 5,636,652 17.9 10,075 9,863 2.1 247,715 203,720 21.6
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. 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
  Wholesale trade 1,963 2,086 -5.9 9,490,288 7,599,616 24.9 20,321 18,452 10.1 539,816 406,386 32.8
50 Wholesale trade - durable goods 995 973 2.3 2,846,846 1,962,964 45.0 10,246 8,589 19.3 292,101 202,666 44.1
501 Motor vehicles and motor vehicle parts and supplies 203 215 -5.6 D 353,737 N (1000-2499) 2,064 N D 39,977 N
5012 Automobiles and other motor vehicles 33 40 -17.5 205,291 165,141 24.3 651 595 9.4 14,488 11,392 27.2
5013 Motor vehicle supplies and new parts 126 127 -0.8 D 126,678 N (1000-2499) 1,063 N D 20,466 N
5014 Tires and tubes 24 26 -7.7 D 55,418 N (250-499) 311 N D 6,819 N
5015 Motor vehicle parts, used 20 22 -9.1 D 6,500 N (20-99) 95 N D 1,300 N
502 Furniture and home furnishings 25 14 78.6 D D N (250-499) (100-249) N D D N
5021 Furniture 11 8 37.5 D D N (100-249) (20-99) N D D N
5023 Home furnishings 14 6 133.3 D D N (100-249) (20-99) N D D N
503 Lumber and other construction materials 62 62 0.0 280,838 223,599 25.6 712 612 16.3 25,933 17,423 48.8
5031 Lumber, plywood, millwork, and wood panels 22 19 15.8 D 129,020 N (250-499) 351 N D 9,920 N
5032 Brick, stone, and related construction materials 15 16 -6.2 D 38,181 N (20-99) 60 N D 2,264 N
5033 Roofing, siding, and insulation materials 9 10 -10.0 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
5039 Other construction materials 16 17 -5.9 D D N (100-249) (100-249) N D D N
504 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies 105 103 1.9 234,761 205,660 14.2 1,273 1,190 7.0 39,155 31,807 23.1
5043 Photographic equipment and supplies 0 1 N 0 D N 0 (1-19) N 0 D N
5044 Office equipment 20 28 -28.6 25,079 26,336 -4.8 177 282 -37.2 5,558 6,858 -19.0
5045 Computers and computer peripheral equipment and supplies 39 36 8.3 104,959 87,772 19.6 572 439 30.3 18,352 13,445 36.5
5046 Other commercial equipment 13 8 62.5 14,709 10,294 42.9 97 66 47.0 2,602 1,619 60.7
5047 Medical, dental, and hospital equipment and supplies 16 13 23.1 D D N (250-499) (100-249) N D D N
5048 Ophthalmic goods 8 9 -11.1 7,081 4,905 44.4 54 64 -15.6 1,298 1,048 23.9
5049 Other professional equipment and supplies 9 8 12.5 D D N (100-249) (100-249) N D D N
505 Metals and minerals, except petroleum 8 5 60.0 55,664 17,133 224.9 125 52 140.4 3,122 1,630 91.5
5051 Metals service centers and offices 6 4 50.0 D D N (100-249) (20-99) N D D N
5052 Coal and other minerals and ores 2 1 100.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
506 Electrical goods 74 69 7.2 D 175,871 N (500-999) 563 N D 16,420 N
5063 Electrical apparatus and equipment, wiring supplies, and construction materials 37 37 0.0 D 142,134 N (250-499) 398 N D 12,685 N
5064 Electrical appliances, television and radio sets 8 5 60.0 D 7,870 N (20-99) 31 N D 748 N
5065 Other electronic parts and equipment 29 27 7.4 D 25,867 N (100-249) 134 N D 2,987 N
507 Hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies 61 51 19.6 137,013 83,200 64.7 462 369 25.2 15,220 9,876 54.1
5072 Hardware 22 18 22.2 34,319 16,448 108.7 142 104 36.5 3,899 1,956 99.3
5074 Plumbing and heating equipment and supplies 27 19 42.1 84,903 53,932 57.4 260 198 31.3 8,890 5,752 54.6
5075 Warm air heating and air-conditioning equipment and supplies 6 10 -40.0 5,625 6,672 -15.7 20 36 -44.4 736 883 -16.6
5078 Refrigeration equipment and supplies 6 4 50.0 12,166 6,148 97.9 40 31 29.0 1,695 1,285 31.9
508 Machinery, equipment, and supplies 396 390 1.5 1,299,945 830,084 56.6 4,016 3,211 25.1 115,613 75,469 53.2
5082 Construction and mining (except petroleum) machinery and equipment 21 22 -4.5 169,895 112,406 51.1 381 380 0.3 14,403 11,690 23.2
5083 Farm and garden machinery and equipment 221 230 -3.9 767,054 544,146 41.0 2,453 2,018 21.6 64,056 43,237 48.2
5084 Industrial machinery and equipment 100 82 22.0 296,933 106,520 178.8 920 514 79.0 30,011 13,356 124.7
5085 Industrial supplies 30 24 25.0 50,716 39,969 26.9 189 144 31.2 5,582 3,993 39.8
5087 Service establishment equipment and supplies 21 28 -25.0 14,628 25,384 -42.4 68 142 -52.1 1,454 2,943 -50.6
5088 Transportation equipment and supplies, except motor vehicles 3 4 -25.0 719 1,659 -56.7 5 13 -61.5 107 250 -57.2
509 Miscellaneous durable goods 61 64 -4.7 D D N (250-499) (250-499) N D D N
5091 Sporting and recreational goods and supplies 12 10 20.0 16,617 16,016 3.8 89 65 36.9 2,061 1,549 33.1
5092 Toys and hobby goods and supplies 11 9 22.2 7,762 4,493 72.8 80 31 158.1 1,241 480 158.5
5093 Recyclable materials 19 27 -29.6 14,725 23,345 -36.9 147 208 -29.3 3,384 3,494 -3.1
5094 Jewelry, watches, silverware, precious stones, and precious metals 7 7 0.0 7,950 2,419 228.6 36 20 80.0 617 239 158.2
5099 Durable goods, n.e.c. 12 11 9.1 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D 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
51 Wholesale trade - nondurable goods 968 1,113 -13.0 6,643,442 5,636,652 17.9 10,075 9,863 2.1 247,715 203,720 21.6
511 Paper and paper products 34 43 -20.9 115,086 100,520 14.5 448 510 -12.2 12,284 12,026 2.1
5111 Printing and writing paper 6 7 -14.3 23,099 14,710 57.0 46 54 -14.8 1,739 1,366 27.3
5112 Stationery and office supplies 20 25 -20.0 28,375 24,683 15.0 201 262 -23.3 3,749 4,295 -12.7
5113 Industrial and personal service paper 8 11 -27.3 63,612 61,127 4.1 201 194 3.6 6,796 6,365 6.8
512 Drugs, drug proprietaries, and druggists' sundries 10 10 0.0 130,832 D N 120 (20-99) N 2,923 D N
5122 Drugs, drug proprietaries, and druggists' sundries 10 10 0.0 130,832 D N 120 (20-99) N 2,923 D N
513 Apparel, piece goods, and notions 6 7 -14.3 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
5131 Piece goods, notions, and other dry goods 1 0 N D 0 N (1-19) 0 N D 0 N
5136 Men's and boys' clothing and furnishings 3 3 0.0 D D N (1-19) (20-99) N D D N
5137 Women's and children's and infants' clothing and accessories 1 3 -66.7 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
5139 Footwear 1 1 0.0 D D N (20-99) (1-19) N D D N
514 Groceries and related products 100 119 -16.0 1,357,296 1,385,998 -2.1 2,634 2,509 5.0 69,743 57,713 20.8
5141 Groceries, general-line 9 16 -43.8 755,500 925,504 -18.4 899 1,070 -16.0 28,872 30,121 -4.1
5142 Packaged frozen foods 7 4 75.0 104,484 D N 235 (20-99) N 7,129 D N
5143 Dairy products, except dried or canned 22 25 -12.0 15,897 29,270 -45.7 55 73 -24.7 1,005 1,104 -9.0
5144 Poultry and poultry products 1 1 0.0 D D N (1-19) (1-19) N D D N
5145 Confectionery 7 9 -22.2 140,558 D N 323 (100-249) N 7,480 D N
5146 Fish and seafoods 0 1 N 0 D N 0 (1-19) N 0 D N
5147 Meats and meat products 2 2 0.0 D D N (1-19) (20-99) N D D N
5148 Fresh fruits and vegetables 17 27 -37.0 61,817 88,672 -30.3 215 386 -44.3 2,910 3,557 -18.2
5149 Other groceries and related products 35 34 2.9 D 213,930 N (500-999) 689 N D 15,410 N
515 Farm-product raw materials 379 400 -5.2 3,183,074 2,552,709 24.7 2,835 2,656 6.7 67,102 50,177 33.7
5153 Grain and field beans 352 363 -3.0 2,700,410 2,098,626 28.7 2,297 1,949 17.9 63,029 45,100 39.8
5154 Livestock 24 32 -25.0 D D N (500-999) (500-999) N D D N
5159 Other farm-product raw materials 3 5 -40.0 D D N (1-19) (20-99) N D D N
516 Chemicals and allied products 44 40 10.0 73,778 58,798 25.5 260 268 -3.0 7,913 7,686 3.0
5162 Plastics materials and basic forms and shapes 3 4 -25.0 D 3,310 N (20-99) 28 N D 471 N
5169 Chemicals and allied products, n.e.c. 41 36 13.9 D 55,488 N (100-249) 240 N D 7,215 N
517 Petroleum and petroleum products 179 247 -27.5 D 692,106 N (1000-2499) 1,810 N D 31,245 N
5171 Petroleum bulk stations and terminals 151 222 -32.0 D 587,237 N (1000-2499) 1,671 N D 28,831 N
5172 Petroleum and petroleum products, except bulk stations and terminals 28 25 12.0 313,441 104,869 198.9 287 139 106.5 7,580 2,414 214.0
518 Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverages 27 29 -6.9 D 116,882 N (250-499) 402 N D 10,803 N
5181 Beer and ale 21 24 -12.5 81,822 D N 255 (250-499) N 8,791 D N
5182 Wine and distilled alcoholic beverages 6 5 20.0 D D N (100-249) (100-249) N D D N
519 Miscellaneous nondurable goods 189 218 -13.3 D 650,589 N (1000-2499) 1,561 N D 31,189 N
5191 Farm supplies 146 161 -9.3 723,966 543,226 33.3 1,453 1,028 41.3 34,156 21,730 57.2
5192 Books, periodicals, and newspapers 10 13 -23.1 19,157 15,765 21.5 95 94 1.1 1,835 1,604 14.4
5193 Flowers, nursery stock, and florists' supplies 4 7 -42.9 D D N (1-19) (20-99) N D D N
5194 Tobacco and tobacco products 7 11 -36.4 99,201 69,082 43.6 210 213 -1.4 4,378 4,571 -4.2
5198 Paints, varnishes, and supplies 6 6 0.0 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
5199 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods 16 20 -20.0 D D N (100-249) (100-249) N D 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