1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for New Hampshire
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 8,776 2.1 16,264,348 46.5 117,518 21.0 1,687,429 33.8
52 Building materials, hardware, garden supply, and mobile home dealers 446 -6.5 D N (5000-9999) N D N
53 General merchandise stores 242 -7.3 2,062,754 37.8 14,448 26.5 178,891 26.5
54 Food stores 1,025 -2.6 2,870,256 19.2 21,016 15.6 231,424 6.1
55 Automotive dealers and gasoline service stations 1,062 3.7 D N (10k-24999) N D N
56 Apparel and accessory stores 724 -15.4 D N (5000-9999) N D N
57 Home furniture, furnishings, and equipment stores 699 8.4 917,463 87.6 5,271 57.0 105,286 78.3
58 Eating and drinking places 2,340 9.4 1,109,352 26.3 34,318 20.2 327,269 33.1
59 Miscellaneous retail 2,238 4.5 2,891,670 53.9 18,471 23.3 324,858 41.8
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. "% 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 8,776 2.1 16,264,348 46.5 117,518 21.0 1,687,429 33.8
52 Building materials, hardware, garden supply, and mobile home dealers 446 -6.5 D N (5000-9999) N D N
521 Lumber and other building materials dealers 158 -14.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
523 Paint, glass, and wallpaper stores 67 3.1 45,740 17.8 342 18.3 6,685 10.7
525 Hardware stores 117 -16.4 86,445 6.0 848 -5.5 13,474 2.1
526 Retail nurseries, lawn and garden supply stores 82 26.2 60,169 44.0 457 50.8 9,727 56.6
527 Mobile home dealers 22 0.0 31,871 134.2 88 31.3 2,153 78.2
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 242 -7.3 2,062,754 37.8 14,448 26.5 178,891 26.5
531 Department stores (excluding leased departments) $$ 81 3.8 1,508,352 53.9 11,529 37.4 141,147 39.5
533 Variety stores 51 0.0 D N (100-249) N D N
539 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 110 -10.6 D N (2500-4999) 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 1,025 -2.6 2,870,256 19.2 21,016 15.6 231,424 6.1
541 Grocery stores 743 -8.6 D N (10k-24999) N D N
542 Meat and fish (seafood) markets, including freezer provisioners 22 -29.0 D N (100-249) N D N
543 Fruit and vegetable markets 7 16.7 D N (20-99) N D N
544 Candy, nut, and confectionery stores 46 15.0 D N (250-499) N D N
545 Dairy products stores 8 -42.9 D N (1-19) N D N
546 Retail bakeries 149 19.2 D N (1000-2499) N D N
549 Miscellaneous food stores 50 42.9 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
55 Automotive dealers and gasoline service stations 1,062 3.7 D N (10k-24999) N D N
551 Motor vehicle dealers (new and used) 195 10.2 3,343,593 89.6 6,629 35.6 221,140 58.3
552 Motor vehicle dealers (used only) 141 50.0 242,066 232.8 679 134.9 18,301 171.8
553 Auto and home supply stores 145 5.8 D N (1000-2499) N D N
554 Gasoline service stations 482 -8.0 770,643 28.3 3,347 8.9 45,871 16.9
555 Boat dealers 33 17.9 56,865 44.5 199 8.2 6,444 32.3
556 Recreational vehicle dealers 26 -7.1 77,064 74.4 231 40.0 7,907 81.0
557 Motorcycle dealers 29 -9.4 72,817 104.6 267 33.5 8,767 115.4
559 Automotive dealers, not elsewhere classified 11 -15.4 22,588 290.5 67 71.8 2,038 233.0
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 724 -15.4 D N (5000-9999) N D N
561 Men's and boys' clothing and accessory stores 57 -27.8 48,044 -1.1 427 -13.2 5,767 -4.4
562 Women's clothing stores 211 -19.8 139,898 -15.9 1,634 -25.3 15,220 -16.7
563 Women's accessory and specialty stores 55 34.1 D N (250-499) N D N
564 Children's and infants' wear stores 32 -28.9 26,628 34.1 257 0.8 2,495 32.8
565 Family clothing stores 137 -8.1 298,455 25.8 2,589 14.4 26,850 16.1
566 Shoe stores 191 -22.4 126,049 4.5 1,047 -7.2 14,633 6.2
569 Miscellaneous apparel and accessory stores 41 17.1 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 699 8.4 917,463 87.6 5,271 57.0 105,286 78.3
571 Home furniture and furnishings stores 380 0.8 D N (2500-4999) N D N
572 Household appliance stores 63 28.6 75,951 56.9 365 26.3 9,073 33.8
573 Radio, television, consumer electronics, and music stores 256 16.9 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
58 Eating and drinking places 2,340 9.4 1,109,352 26.3 34,318 20.2 327,269 33.1
581 Eating and drinking places 2,340 9.4 1,109,352 26.3 34,318 20.2 327,269 33.1
5812 Eating places 2,282 10.1 1,091,912 26.8 33,825 20.9 323,046 33.9
5813 Drinking places (alcoholic beverages) 58 -12.1 17,440 3.0 493 -14.1 4,223 -6.5
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 2,238 4.5 2,891,670 53.9 18,471 23.3 324,858 41.8
591 Drug stores and proprietary stores 193 -13.5 464,400 27.3 3,548 21.8 50,712 16.1
592 Liquor stores 81 3.8 D N (500-999) N D N
593 Used merchandise stores 130 13.0 D N (250-499) N D N
594 Miscellaneous shopping goods stores 926 1.6 D N (5000-9999) N D N
596 Nonstore retailers 218 5.3 811,018 111.8 2,870 36.5 89,796 88.2
598 Fuel dealers 158 -6.0 D N (1000-2499) N D N
599 Retail stores, not elsewhere classified 532 21.2 D N (2500-4999) N D N
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