1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Wholesale Trade

Arkansas
Includes only firms subject to federal income tax. Nonemployers are businesses with no paid employees. Introductory text includes scope and methodology. More detail is available for employers. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
code
Description All taxable firms Nonemployers Employers
Establish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Establish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Establish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
42 Wholesale trade 6,862 W 3,243 210,386 3,619 27,515,382
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 4,252 W 1,911 135,297 2,341 8,657,592
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies wholesalers 455 W 143 35,004 312 1,094,063
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 206 W 130 7,603 76 186,963
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 242 W 103 8,320 139 1,257,408
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 362 W 91 4,475 271 755,988
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 139 W 57 3,034 82 D
4216 Electrical goods whsle 267 W 65 5,114 202 791,589
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 227 W 56 3,630 171 381,052
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 1,074 W 259 14,148 815 2,538,968
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 1,280 W 1,007 53,969 273 D
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 160 W 120 7,068 40 83,008
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 82 W 76 1,557 6 6,040
42193 Recyclable material whsle 146 W 59 3,909 87 292,058
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 127 W 105 8,506 22 25,834
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 765 W 647 32,929 118 D
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 2,610 W 1,332 75,089 1,278 18,857,790
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 157 W 51 2,292 106 315,231
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 78 W 21 1,265 57 4,734,257
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 198 W 151 5,314 47 90,998
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 573 W 309 21,113 264 3,279,573
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 190 W 58 5,069 132 4,193,752
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 173 W 58 3,387 115 D
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 273 W 36 3,695 237 3,513,357
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 49 W 11 831 38 393,134
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 919 W 637 32,123 282 D
42291 Farm supplies whsle 162 W 42 4,182 120 845,863
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 106 W 89 2,312 17 83,884
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 93 W 61 3,090 32 D
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 35 W 8 313 27 420,992
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 22 W 6 350 16 19,659
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 501 W 431 21,876 70 D
D Withheld to avoid disclosure;   N Not available; S Withheld because data do not meet publication standards;   W Wholesale receipts for nonemployers are not comparable to wholesale sales for employers;   X Industry not in scope of Economic Census for employers;   t Total does not include employer data for out-of-scope industries;   r revised subsequent to initial publication

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Source: 1997 Economic Census:   Nonemployer Statistics and Geographic Area Series (for employers)

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