1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Retail 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)
44-45 Retail trade 32,303 22,523,363 19,703 879,668 12,600 21,643,695
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 3,955 6,364,814 2,283 323,127 1,672 6,041,687
4411 Automobile dealers 2,330 5,377,022 1,605 266,238 725 5,110,784
44112 Used car dealers 2,006 803,555 1,605 266,238 401 537,317
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 472 312,062 306 32,209 166 279,853
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 69 83,887 27 4,742 42 79,145
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 403 228,175 279 27,467 124 200,708
441221 Motorcycle dealers 92 88,932 42 2,052 50 86,880
441222 Boat dealers 103 92,264 45 4,207 58 88,057
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 208 46,979 192 21,208 16 25,771
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 1,153 675,730 372 24,680 781 651,050
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,185 508,239 511 24,428 674 483,811
4421 Furniture stores 636 327,182 258 12,517 378 314,665
4422 Home furnishings stores 549 181,057 253 11,911 296 169,146
443 Electronics & appliance stores 744 408,144 304 17,030 440 391,114
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 522 289,512 189 11,278 333 278,234
443111 Household appliance stores 198 81,081 58 4,101 140 76,980
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 324 208,431 131 7,177 193 201,254
44312 Computer & software stores 205 111,679 105 5,300 100 106,379
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 17 6,953 10 452 7 6,501
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,590 2,463,844 353 31,528 1,237 2,432,316
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 1,130 1,787,956 249 26,853 881 1,761,103
44411 Home centers 63 429,752 8 536 55 429,216
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 143 75,459 29 1,623 114 73,836
44413 Hardware stores 229 112,061 72 11,682 157 100,379
44419 Other building material dealers 695 1,170,684 140 13,012 555 1,157,672
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 460 675,888 104 4,675 356 671,213
445 Food & beverage stores 2,476 3,026,534 984 84,021 1,492 2,942,513
4451 Grocery stores 1,531 2,693,478 528 50,105 1,003 2,643,373
4452 Specialty food stores 421 51,588 304 11,064 117 40,524
44521 Meat markets N N 37 1,003 N N
44522 Fish & seafood markets N N 26 1,274 N N
44523 Fruit & vegetable markets N N 63 1,981 N N
44529 Other specialty food stores N N 178 6,806 N N
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 524 281,468 152 22,852 372 258,616
446 Health & personal care stores 1,476 749,697 635 9,885 841 739,812
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 590 656,726 29 543 561 656,183
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 558 29,780 467 6,252 91 23,528
44613 Optical goods stores 84 25,093 11 708 73 24,385
44619 Other health & personal care stores 244 38,098 128 2,382 116 35,716
447 Gasoline stations 2,138 2,329,422 295 42,928 1,843 2,286,494
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 2,230 862,583 818 28,198 1,412 834,385
4481 Clothing stores 1,536 605,337 606 20,218 930 585,119
44811 Men's clothing stores 110 39,907 14 452 96 39,455
44812 Women's clothing stores 559 187,457 133 4,723 426 182,734
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 86 21,710 27 1,357 59 20,353
44814 Family clothing stores 365 303,962 122 3,598 243 300,364
44815 Clothing accessories stores 150 11,660 115 3,287 35 8,373
44819 Other clothing stores 266 40,641 195 6,801 71 33,840
4482 Shoe stores 285 123,633 36 1,644 249 121,989
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 409 133,613 176 6,336 233 127,277
44831 Jewelry stores N N D D 223 124,376
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores N N D D 10 2,901
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 1,529 405,863 967 31,027 562 374,836
45111 Sporting goods stores 512 134,382 294 14,151 218 120,231
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 251 89,466 184 3,744 67 85,722
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 183 22,310 123 2,527 60 19,783
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 105 22,993 62 2,983 43 20,010
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 478 136,712 304 7,622 174 129,090
45121 Book stores & news dealers 380 89,816 252 6,122 128 83,694
451211 Book stores 206 81,722 87 2,173 119 79,549
451212 News dealers & newsstands 174 8,094 165 3,949 9 4,145
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 98 46,896 52 1,500 46 45,396
452 General merchandise stores 788 3,994,828 225 9,983 563 3,984,845
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 6,215 841,212 4,809 156,622 1,406 684,590
4531 Florists 611 73,138 271 7,105 340 66,033
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 1,366 194,073 961 22,721 405 171,352
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 92 78,009 44 1,881 48 76,128
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 1,274 116,064 917 20,840 357 95,224
4533 Used merchandise stores 1,458 77,311 1,239 30,842 219 46,469
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 2,780 496,690 2,338 95,954 442 400,736
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 159 23,186 115 4,958 44 18,228
45392 Art dealers 135 7,133 108 2,310 27 4,823
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 175 253,365 72 7,708 103 245,657
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 2,311 213,006 2,043 80,978 268 132,028
454 Nonstore retailers 7,977 568,183 7,519 120,891 458 447,292
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 420 135,618 354 4,563 66 131,055
4542 Vending machine operators 418 83,877 350 10,564 68 73,313
4543 Direct selling establishments 7,139 348,688 6,815 105,764 324 242,924
45431 Fuel dealers 222 180,404 27 719 195 179,685
45439 Other direct selling establishments 6,917 168,284 6,788 105,045 129 63,239
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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