1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Retail Trade

Los Angeles County, CA
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)
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Receipts
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Sales
($1,000)
44-45 Retail trade 85,960 72,627,097 58,383 3,092,933 27,577 69,534,164
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 5,587 18,449,374 2,936 420,453 2,651 18,028,921
4411 Automobile dealers 2,285 16,065,557 1,486 298,808 799 15,766,749
44112 Used car dealers 1,781 894,666 1,486 298,808 295 595,858
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 643 479,535 456 49,835 187 429,700
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 87 144,919 39 3,191 48 141,728
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 556 334,616 417 46,644 139 287,972
441221 Motorcycle dealers 139 175,749 75 5,268 64 170,481
441222 Boat dealers 119 84,947 68 4,105 51 80,842
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 298 73,920 274 37,271 24 36,649
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 2,659 1,904,282 994 71,810 1,665 1,832,472
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 3,222 2,203,993 1,503 119,764 1,719 2,084,229
4421 Furniture stores 1,476 1,189,681 705 55,993 771 1,133,688
4422 Home furnishings stores 1,746 1,014,312 798 63,771 948 950,541
443 Electronics & appliance stores 2,450 3,081,540 1,192 93,206 1,258 2,988,334
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 1,372 1,571,883 614 40,658 758 1,531,225
443111 Household appliance stores 345 245,458 150 7,323 195 238,135
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 1,027 1,326,425 464 33,335 563 1,293,090
44312 Computer & software stores 831 1,381,758 448 42,484 383 1,339,274
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 247 127,899 130 10,064 117 117,835
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 2,280 4,439,107 833 55,828 1,447 4,383,279
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 1,819 4,224,389 591 43,819 1,228 4,180,570
44411 Home centers 103 1,538,856 33 1,904 70 1,536,952
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 274 262,943 130 6,638 144 256,305
44413 Hardware stores 391 295,247 150 10,943 241 284,304
44419 Other building material dealers 1,051 2,127,343 278 24,334 773 2,103,009
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 461 214,718 242 12,009 219 202,709
445 Food & beverage stores 8,731 13,212,277 4,381 540,765 4,350 12,671,512
4451 Grocery stores 4,188 11,860,441 1,691 230,494 2,497 11,629,947
4452 Specialty food stores 2,666 664,348 1,876 147,635 790 516,713
44521 Meat markets N N 215 27,322 N N
44522 Fish & seafood markets N N 123 10,523 N N
44523 Fruit & vegetable markets N N 359 26,092 N N
44529 Other specialty food stores N N 1,179 83,698 N N
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 1,877 687,488 814 162,636 1,063 524,852
446 Health & personal care stores 4,330 3,767,590 1,987 84,151 2,343 3,683,439
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 1,407 3,062,165 131 17,506 1,276 3,044,659
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 1,279 225,586 962 30,995 317 194,591
44613 Optical goods stores 424 160,658 81 6,289 343 154,369
44619 Other health & personal care stores 1,220 319,181 813 29,361 407 289,820
447 Gasoline stations 2,290 4,610,686 161 25,453 2,129 4,585,233
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 13,470 5,631,528 8,259 514,903 5,211 5,116,625
4481 Clothing stores 8,591 3,919,628 5,476 300,278 3,115 3,619,350
44811 Men's clothing stores 877 463,404 446 32,868 431 430,536
44812 Women's clothing stores 2,806 1,247,776 1,364 83,115 1,442 1,164,661
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 479 157,947 295 16,064 184 141,883
44814 Family clothing stores 1,818 1,647,204 1,260 64,150 558 1,583,054
44815 Clothing accessories stores 744 94,286 579 22,790 165 71,496
44819 Other clothing stores 1,867 309,011 1,532 81,291 335 227,720
4482 Shoe stores 1,656 766,195 520 34,404 1,136 731,791
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 3,223 945,705 2,263 180,221 960 765,484
44831 Jewelry stores 2,992 836,946 2,113 172,100 879 664,846
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 231 108,759 150 8,121 81 100,638
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 4,715 2,443,170 2,862 153,843 1,853 2,289,327
45111 Sporting goods stores 995 670,813 456 29,820 539 640,993
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 832 535,621 549 29,845 283 505,776
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 666 143,395 490 25,061 176 118,334
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 279 173,660 161 7,516 118 166,144
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 1,943 919,681 1,206 61,601 737 858,080
45121 Book stores & news dealers 1,252 527,919 837 38,481 415 489,438
451211 Book stores 739 482,987 381 21,221 358 461,766
451212 News dealers & newsstands 513 44,932 456 17,260 57 27,672
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 691 391,762 369 23,120 322 368,642
452 General merchandise stores 1,712 8,524,897 1,017 59,099 695 8,465,798
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 14,262 2,769,093 11,248 504,974 3,014 2,264,119
4531 Florists 1,563 238,066 1,033 43,632 530 194,434
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 3,385 1,245,122 2,294 93,699 1,091 1,151,423
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 481 743,486 222 15,977 259 727,509
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 2,904 501,636 2,072 77,722 832 423,914
4533 Used merchandise stores 2,273 277,725 1,855 56,034 418 221,691
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 7,041 1,008,180 6,066 311,609 975 696,571
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 656 232,105 390 21,903 266 210,202
45392 Art dealers 654 139,584 471 33,770 183 105,814
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 44 28,667 30 2,814 14 25,853
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 5,687 607,824 5,175 253,122 512 354,702
454 Nonstore retailers 22,911 3,493,842 22,004 520,494 907 2,973,348
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 2,474 2,446,525 2,085 64,708 389 2,381,817
4542 Vending machine operators 1,196 155,199 1,071 27,263 125 127,936
4543 Direct selling establishments 19,241 892,118 18,848 428,523 393 463,595
45431 Fuel dealers 47 55,728 14 2,247 33 53,481
45439 Other direct selling establishments 19,194 836,390 18,834 426,276 360 410,114
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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