1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Vermont
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 5,277 2.2 6,018,347 27.1 52,529 14.5 716,044 27.1
52 Building materials, hardware, garden supply, and mobile home dealers 316 -1.2 444,568 23.4 2,418 11.2 54,839 27.7
53 General merchandise stores 143 3.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
54 Food stores 779 -0.6 D N (10k-24999) N D N
55 Automotive dealers and gasoline service stations 653 5.5 D N (5000-9999) N D N
56 Apparel and accessory stores 356 -12.1 259,411 11.2 2,478 -4.2 29,792 11.1
57 Home furniture, furnishings, and equipment stores 322 -2.7 D N (1000-2499) N D N
58 Eating and drinking places 1,359 8.3 510,121 15.3 17,626 13.1 157,565 23.9
59 Miscellaneous retail 1,349 2.8 D N (5000-9999) N D N
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 5,277 2.2 6,018,347 27.1 52,529 14.5 716,044 27.1
52 Building materials, hardware, garden supply, and mobile home dealers 316 -1.2 444,568 23.4 2,418 11.2 54,839 27.7
521 Lumber and other building materials dealers 113 2.7 D N (1000-2499) N D N
523 Paint, glass, and wallpaper stores 37 -2.6 D N (100-249) N D N
525 Hardware stores 90 -23.1 64,169 -3.5 619 -6.4 9,854 5.9
526 Retail nurseries, lawn and garden supply stores 60 33.3 41,260 99.8 280 79.5 5,477 119.9
527 Mobile home dealers 16 -5.9 22,737 43.1 90 40.6 2,654 70.1
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 143 3.6 D N (2500-4999) N D N
531 Department stores (excluding leased departments) $$ 26 0.0 275,856 18.4 2,281 20.4 26,921 27.1
533 Variety stores 45 28.6 D N (250-499) N D N
539 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 72 -6.5 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
54 Food stores 779 -0.6 D N (10k-24999) N D N
541 Grocery stores 629 -3.4 1,153,361 6.3 9,585 15.5 112,429 19.0
542 Meat and fish (seafood) markets, including freezer provisioners 15 -6.2 9,422 9.9 64 6.7 869 10.1
543 Fruit and vegetable markets 8 0.0 3,619 147.9 31 520.0 571 154.9
544 Candy, nut, and confectionery stores 13 62.5 D N (20-99) N D N
545 Dairy products stores 5 -16.7 1,691 34.4 16 100.0 177 39.4
546 Retail bakeries 68 -6.8 D N (500-999) N D N
549 Miscellaneous food stores 41 70.8 13,032 62.6 191 67.5 2,208 93.2
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 653 5.5 D N (5000-9999) N D N
551 Motor vehicle dealers (new and used) 108 1.9 1,184,482 55.8 2,678 16.9 76,364 30.2
552 Motor vehicle dealers (used only) 78 20.0 70,419 80.6 268 30.1 6,309 59.6
553 Auto and home supply stores 88 8.6 D N (500-999) N D N
554 Gasoline service stations 324 -0.9 371,811 8.5 2,242 14.7 28,343 16.1
555 Boat dealers 17 30.8 13,915 51.8 56 19.1 1,450 65.3
556 Recreational vehicle dealers 8 -20.0 17,092 15.4 62 1.6 1,742 10.0
557 Motorcycle dealers 14 7.7 16,421 56.5 67 34.0 1,266 34.4
559 Automotive dealers, not elsewhere classified 16 128.6 23,923 224.7 86 186.7 1,827 206.0
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 356 -12.1 259,411 11.2 2,478 -4.2 29,792 11.1
561 Men's and boys' clothing and accessory stores 31 -29.5 27,789 31.3 214 -14.7 2,903 1.5
562 Women's clothing stores 112 -19.4 63,747 -8.4 725 -18.4 7,363 -5.9
563 Women's accessory and specialty stores 25 13.6 11,249 47.4 128 -7.9 1,762 25.9
564 Children's and infants' wear stores 14 -30.0 6,250 11.3 70 -14.6 682 14.8
565 Family clothing stores 70 2.9 96,341 24.3 847 15.1 11,032 30.8
566 Shoe stores 82 -8.9 45,531 1.9 389 -1.3 5,044 8.2
569 Miscellaneous apparel and accessory stores 22 0.0 8,504 20.8 105 9.4 1,006 -4.6
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 322 -2.7 D N (1000-2499) N D N
571 Home furniture and furnishings stores 173 -16.0 D N (500-999) N D N
572 Household appliance stores 41 7.9 30,103 47.2 219 14.7 4,591 35.7
573 Radio, television, consumer electronics, and music stores 108 17.4 76,558 88.8 524 41.6 9,183 80.8
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 1,359 8.3 510,121 15.3 17,626 13.1 157,565 23.9
581 Eating and drinking places 1,359 8.3 510,121 15.3 17,626 13.1 157,565 23.9
5812 Eating places 1,220 7.3 482,914 15.1 16,844 13.4 151,416 24.0
5813 Drinking places (alcoholic beverages) 139 17.8 27,207 20.4 782 7.6 6,149 21.2
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 1,349 2.8 D N (5000-9999) N D N
591 Drug stores and proprietary stores 123 -14.6 226,324 34.2 1,401 3.9 28,165 38.3
592 Liquor stores 120 2.6 71,146 3.5 430 16.8 5,474 2.8
593 Used merchandise stores 79 38.6 12,638 15.1 224 55.6 1,877 38.3
594 Miscellaneous shopping goods stores 503 0.0 D N (2500-4999) N D N
596 Nonstore retailers 140 9.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
598 Fuel dealers 136 5.4 D N (1000-2499) N D N
599 Retail stores, not elsewhere classified 248 6.0 85,097 35.1 1,022 21.4 16,439 42.5
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