1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Wholesale Trade

Georgia
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 25,322 W 11,344 845,637 13,978 163,782,649
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 16,120 W 6,691 526,295 9,429 97,799,405
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies wholesalers 1,347 W 401 60,304 946 29,116,242
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 1,370 W 614 51,574 756 6,624,056
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 728 W 222 20,395 506 3,344,163
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 1,869 W 400 30,439 1,469 15,888,581
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 478 W 146 12,084 332 4,678,995
4216 Electrical goods whsle 1,443 W 256 22,417 1,187 16,520,223
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 952 W 241 17,700 711 3,806,670
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 3,310 W 869 87,616 2,441 13,063,288
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 4,623 W 3,542 223,766 1,081 4,757,187
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 557 W 366 20,654 191 863,454
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 297 W 231 11,587 66 148,389
42193 Recyclable material whsle 422 W 163 12,785 259 955,894
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 519 W 350 19,169 169 317,866
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 2,828 W 2,432 159,571 396 2,471,584
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 9,202 W 4,653 319,342 4,549 65,983,244
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 750 W 208 20,609 542 6,748,305
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 282 W 99 5,397 183 7,564,844
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 1,140 W 615 45,904 525 2,821,036
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 2,033 W 1,087 86,873 946 19,743,339
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 328 W 107 8,907 221 1,802,213
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 850 W 227 19,817 623 9,244,038
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 453 W 69 5,252 384 9,661,620
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 133 W 32 2,026 101 2,132,312
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 3,233 W 2,209 124,557 1,024 6,265,537
42291 Farm supplies whsle 298 W 58 3,754 240 1,426,440
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 304 W 197 6,635 107 900,344
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 328 W 209 11,109 119 327,694
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 78 W 39 2,410 39 1,918,792
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 117 W 22 1,310 95 346,615
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 2,108 W 1,684 99,339 424 1,345,652
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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