Includes only firms subject to federal income tax.
Nonemployers are businesses with no paid employees.
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1997 Nonemployer Statistics
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
Source: 1997 Economic Census:
Nonemployer Statistics and
Geographic Area Series (for employers)
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