1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Ohio
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.
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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 20,099 19,305 4.1 D 127,343,908 N (100,000+) 260,100 N D 7,282,750 N
50 Wholesale trade - durable goods 14,153 13,219 7.1 95,894,172 68,302,594 40.4 178,181 154,185 15.6 6,558,460 4,647,480 41.1
51 Wholesale trade - nondurable goods 5,946 6,086 -2.3 D 59,041,314 N (100,000+) 105,915 N D 2,635,270 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. 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 20,099 19,305 4.1 D 127,343,908 N (100,000+) 260,100 N D 7,282,750 N
50 Wholesale trade - durable goods 14,153 13,219 7.1 95,894,172 68,302,594 40.4 178,181 154,185 15.6 6,558,460 4,647,480 41.1
501 Motor vehicles and motor vehicle parts and supplies 2,137 2,054 4.0 27,500,110 17,384,676 58.2 26,468 24,809 6.7 747,624 608,560 22.9
5012 Automobiles and other motor vehicles 318 303 5.0 21,074,637 10,545,618 99.8 7,070 5,236 35.0 218,799 128,163 70.7
5013 Motor vehicle supplies and new parts 1,280 1,251 2.3 5,253,722 4,644,659 13.1 14,933 14,784 1.0 409,631 354,872 15.4
5014 Tires and tubes 184 195 -5.6 910,471 2,029,563 -55.1 2,241 2,987 -25.0 69,016 92,996 -25.8
5015 Motor vehicle parts, used 355 305 16.4 261,280 164,836 58.5 2,224 1,802 23.4 50,178 32,529 54.3
502 Furniture and home furnishings 569 497 14.5 2,389,110 2,053,706 16.3 6,831 5,577 22.5 211,745 162,588 30.2
5021 Furniture 279 236 18.2 1,081,600 771,773 40.1 3,058 2,559 19.5 97,249 72,299 34.5
5023 Home furnishings 290 261 11.1 1,307,510 1,281,933 2.0 3,773 3,018 25.0 114,496 90,289 26.8
503 Lumber and other construction materials 930 754 23.3 4,652,542 3,114,056 49.4 10,285 7,777 32.2 358,028 228,499 56.7
5031 Lumber, plywood, millwork, and wood panels 396 307 29.0 2,256,176 1,506,735 49.7 5,042 3,538 42.5 166,577 103,873 60.4
5032 Brick, stone, and related construction materials 171 153 11.8 596,456 416,503 43.2 1,611 1,349 19.4 55,345 38,492 43.8
5033 Roofing, siding, and insulation materials 171 143 19.6 1,422,175 790,531 79.9 2,276 1,658 37.3 95,811 52,610 82.1
5039 Other construction materials 192 151 27.2 377,735 400,287 -5.6 1,356 1,232 10.1 40,295 33,524 20.2
504 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies 1,797 1,804 -0.4 D 8,711,579 N (25k-49999) 27,896 N D 953,018 N
5043 Photographic equipment and supplies 45 51 -11.8 338,215 791,497 -57.3 591 940 -37.1 24,481 32,230 -24.0
5044 Office equipment 288 335 -14.0 1,281,031 1,121,853 14.2 6,438 6,644 -3.1 243,161 194,611 24.9
5045 Computers and computer peripheral equipment and supplies 641 618 3.7 5,339,100 3,491,387 52.9 10,035 9,588 4.7 492,260 385,208 27.8
5046 Other commercial equipment 213 214 -0.5 1,013,255 566,209 79.0 3,272 2,636 24.1 121,845 74,150 64.3
5047 Medical, dental, and hospital equipment and supplies 443 424 4.5 2,539,675 1,961,501 29.5 5,016 5,295 -5.3 212,597 189,502 12.2
5048 Ophthalmic goods 49 52 -5.8 D 137,282 N (500-999) 1,134 N D 24,264 N
5049 Other professional equipment and supplies 118 110 7.3 D 641,850 N (1000-2499) 1,659 N D 53,053 N
505 Metals and minerals, except petroleum 843 763 10.5 10,107,003 8,411,441 20.2 16,220 10,535 54.0 719,204 362,393 98.5
5051 Metals service centers and offices 798 708 12.7 9,577,790 7,440,057 28.7 15,906 10,230 55.5 701,335 346,907 102.2
5052 Coal and other minerals and ores 45 55 -18.2 529,213 971,384 -45.5 314 305 3.0 17,869 15,486 15.4
506 Electrical goods 1,698 1,538 10.4 10,984,863 7,762,742 41.5 19,867 17,214 15.4 805,259 550,234 46.3
5063 Electrical apparatus and equipment, wiring supplies, and construction materials 872 822 6.1 5,400,641 3,985,800 35.5 9,734 9,079 7.2 371,158 287,154 29.3
5064 Electrical appliances, television and radio sets 126 116 8.6 1,508,690 1,459,929 3.3 1,550 1,744 -11.1 57,866 52,833 9.5
5065 Other electronic parts and equipment 700 600 16.7 4,075,532 2,317,013 75.9 8,583 6,391 34.3 376,235 210,247 78.9
507 Hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies 1,130 1,063 6.3 4,705,020 3,425,805 37.3 14,240 12,407 14.8 493,068 348,251 41.6
5072 Hardware 423 371 14.0 1,862,589 1,363,945 36.6 6,447 5,931 8.7 213,613 158,329 34.9
5074 Plumbing and heating equipment and supplies 421 401 5.0 1,783,471 1,310,732 36.1 4,823 3,963 21.7 153,209 113,368 35.1
5075 Warm air heating and air-conditioning equipment and supplies 236 233 1.3 845,271 576,874 46.5 2,467 1,900 29.8 94,170 56,958 65.3
5078 Refrigeration equipment and supplies 50 58 -13.8 213,689 174,254 22.6 503 613 -17.9 32,076 19,596 63.7
508 Machinery, equipment, and supplies 3,755 3,546 5.9 D 12,869,826 N (25k-49999) 35,233 N D 1,095,258 N
5082 Construction and mining (except petroleum) machinery and equipment 202 197 2.5 1,328,669 785,656 69.1 3,277 2,838 15.5 135,241 91,506 47.8
5083 Farm and garden machinery and equipment 388 393 -1.3 D 1,440,553 N (2500-4999) 3,974 N D 94,929 N
5084 Industrial machinery and equipment 1,829 1,615 13.3 7,229,110 4,445,352 62.6 18,525 14,174 30.7 781,275 475,444 64.3
5085 Industrial supplies 956 930 2.8 5,830,487 4,253,416 37.1 11,762 10,018 17.4 443,359 317,155 39.8
5087 Service establishment equipment and supplies 286 324 -11.7 D 546,671 N (2500-4999) 3,210 N D 82,049 N
5088 Transportation equipment and supplies, except motor vehicles 94 87 8.0 612,259 1,398,178 -56.2 965 1,019 -5.3 33,373 34,175 -2.3
509 Miscellaneous durable goods 1,294 1,200 7.8 6,580,114 4,568,763 44.0 15,277 12,737 19.9 459,721 338,679 35.7
5091 Sporting and recreational goods and supplies 209 189 10.6 1,156,501 683,165 69.3 1,986 1,911 3.9 60,419 48,376 24.9
5092 Toys and hobby goods and supplies 118 97 21.6 510,650 583,370 -12.5 2,102 1,692 24.2 52,870 54,520 -3.0
5093 Recyclable materials 506 473 7.0 2,965,099 1,682,766 76.2 7,018 5,825 20.5 226,257 156,403 44.7
5094 Jewelry, watches, silverware, precious stones, and precious metals 133 116 14.7 338,224 234,323 44.3 1,139 946 20.4 27,595 23,092 19.5
5099 Durable goods, n.e.c. 328 325 0.9 1,609,640 1,385,139 16.2 3,032 2,363 28.3 92,580 56,288 64.5
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 5,946 6,086 -2.3 D 59,041,314 N (100,000+) 105,915 N D 2,635,270 N
511 Paper and paper products 882 827 6.7 6,619,194 4,964,639 33.3 16,354 20,097 -18.6 451,861 347,109 30.2
5111 Printing and writing paper 109 117 -6.8 2,414,026 1,460,965 65.2 1,780 1,664 7.0 77,392 62,174 24.5
5112 Stationery and office supplies 518 481 7.7 2,318,657 1,780,508 30.2 10,689 14,948 -28.5 228,174 175,615 29.9
5113 Industrial and personal service paper 255 229 11.4 1,886,511 1,723,166 9.5 3,885 3,485 11.5 146,295 109,320 33.8
512 Drugs, drug proprietaries, and druggists' sundries 234 204 14.7 8,281,239 6,213,030 33.3 9,114 9,937 -8.3 326,929 229,136 42.7
5122 Drugs, drug proprietaries, and druggists' sundries 234 204 14.7 8,281,239 6,213,030 33.3 9,114 9,937 -8.3 326,929 229,136 42.7
513 Apparel, piece goods, and notions 301 274 9.9 1,342,393 1,107,700 21.2 2,782 2,766 0.6 84,555 70,943 19.2
5131 Piece goods, notions, and other dry goods 85 65 30.8 253,793 215,896 17.6 678 501 35.3 21,827 12,913 69.0
5136 Men's and boys' clothing and furnishings 102 117 -12.8 505,403 626,079 -19.3 1,311 1,837 -28.6 37,786 46,526 -18.8
5137 Women's and children's and infants' clothing and accessories 87 63 38.1 299,158 200,205 49.4 536 297 80.5 16,098 7,211 123.2
5139 Footwear 27 29 -6.9 284,039 65,520 333.5 257 131 96.2 8,844 4,293 106.0
514 Groceries and related products 1,185 1,295 -8.5 D 19,894,489 N (25k-49999) 33,497 N D 925,587 N
5141 Groceries, general-line 133 153 -13.1 6,350,216 5,531,780 14.8 5,891 7,171 -17.8 195,470 192,734 1.4
5142 Packaged frozen foods 104 115 -9.6 2,261,337 2,115,364 6.9 3,754 2,793 34.4 115,583 79,810 44.8
5143 Dairy products, except dried or canned 92 110 -16.4 2,655,471 1,909,269 39.1 6,747 4,210 60.3 339,205 179,715 88.7
5144 Poultry and poultry products 36 48 -25.0 648,734 282,219 129.9 1,430 1,273 12.3 31,542 22,158 42.4
5145 Confectionery 105 130 -19.2 898,099 979,363 -8.3 2,737 2,731 0.2 83,728 55,781 50.1
5146 Fish and seafoods 23 27 -14.8 D 74,456 N (250-499) 334 N D 6,255 N
5147 Meats and meat products 79 109 -27.5 D 1,640,911 N (1000-2499) 2,244 N D 51,712 N
5148 Fresh fruits and vegetables 151 154 -1.9 1,295,808 1,169,992 10.8 2,779 2,588 7.4 80,703 70,933 13.8
5149 Other groceries and related products 462 449 2.9 D 6,191,135 N (10k-24999) 10,153 N D 266,489 N
515 Farm-product raw materials 354 425 -16.7 3,780,224 3,601,005 5.0 3,129 3,933 -20.4 75,940 76,218 -0.4
5153 Grain and field beans 261 311 -16.1 3,018,433 2,559,877 17.9 2,329 2,591 -10.1 63,895 60,775 5.1
5154 Livestock 66 83 -20.5 688,076 913,454 -24.7 627 945 -33.7 8,595 9,848 -12.7
5159 Other farm-product raw materials 27 31 -12.9 73,715 127,674 -42.3 173 397 -56.4 3,450 5,595 -38.3
516 Chemicals and allied products 804 712 12.9 7,216,756 8,796,348 -18.0 10,067 9,347 7.7 427,377 337,265 26.7
5162 Plastics materials and basic forms and shapes 245 180 36.1 1,964,560 1,514,273 29.7 2,979 1,815 64.1 111,652 57,572 93.9
5169 Chemicals and allied products, n.e.c. 559 532 5.1 5,252,196 7,282,075 -27.9 7,088 7,532 -5.9 315,725 279,693 12.9
517 Petroleum and petroleum products 405 555 -27.0 10,195,224 6,676,345 52.7 4,472 4,853 -7.9 148,077 124,042 19.4
5171 Petroleum bulk stations and terminals 288 419 -31.3 6,847,763 4,854,624 41.1 3,605 3,766 -4.3 117,755 93,613 25.8
5172 Petroleum and petroleum products, except bulk stations and terminals 117 136 -14.0 3,347,461 1,821,721 83.8 867 1,087 -20.2 30,322 30,429 -0.4
518 Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverages 140 186 -24.7 2,030,563 1,792,237 13.3 5,020 5,084 -1.3 177,699 161,167 10.3
5181 Beer and ale 87 102 -14.7 1,267,766 1,201,080 5.6 3,818 3,764 1.4 140,500 128,608 9.2
5182 Wine and distilled alcoholic beverages 53 84 -36.9 762,797 591,157 29.0 1,202 1,320 -8.9 37,199 32,559 14.3
519 Miscellaneous nondurable goods 1,641 1,608 2.1 D 5,995,521 N (10k-24999) 16,401 N D 363,803 N
5191 Farm supplies 508 558 -9.0 1,663,292 1,411,825 17.8 3,983 3,808 4.6 111,235 88,517 25.7
5192 Books, periodicals, and newspapers 131 147 -10.9 624,526 672,617 -7.1 2,517 2,372 6.1 52,561 53,131 -1.1
5193 Flowers, nursery stock, and florists' supplies 161 146 10.3 D 237,593 N (1000-2499) 1,709 N D 32,026 N
5194 Tobacco and tobacco products 61 72 -15.3 1,660,766 1,541,045 7.8 1,572 2,047 -23.2 38,866 40,814 -4.8
5198 Paints, varnishes, and supplies 140 154 -9.1 912,705 989,179 -7.7 2,224 2,477 -10.2 82,633 65,341 26.5
5199 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods 640 531 20.5 D 1,143,262 N (5000-9999) 3,988 N D 83,974 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