1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Wholesale Trade

Louisiana
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 10,933 W 4,543 345,517 6,390 46,972,265
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 6,540 W 2,418 180,018 4,122 17,612,928
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies wholesalers 488 W 127 15,023 361 3,445,898
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 261 W 154 8,142 107 D
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 292 W 67 5,255 225 1,161,769
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 650 W 137 7,734 513 1,599,711
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 221 W 46 2,902 175 1,543,087
4216 Electrical goods whsle 521 W 93 7,792 428 1,615,366
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 390 W 80 5,213 310 939,351
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 2,082 W 437 50,369 1,645 6,166,115
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 1,635 W 1,277 77,588 358 D
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 187 W 137 6,559 50 D
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 104 W 86 3,935 18 17,517
42193 Recyclable material whsle 163 W 67 4,604 96 288,391
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 177 W 130 7,956 47 D
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 1,004 W 857 54,534 147 D
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 4,393 W 2,125 165,499 2,268 29,359,337
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 273 W 76 6,033 197 546,230
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 156 W 41 1,472 115 1,635,454
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 260 W 171 9,420 89 D
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 1,342 W 660 62,540 682 4,889,525
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 158 W 57 6,145 101 11,345,036
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 392 W 93 7,197 299 1,691,044
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 422 W 55 8,507 367 6,109,799
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 104 W 28 2,905 76 1,056,252
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 1,286 W 944 61,280 342 D
42291 Farm supplies whsle 112 W 20 658 92 410,027
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 174 W 138 4,628 36 78,958
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 129 W 94 4,006 35 48,042
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 38 W 8 852 30 1,195,184
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 45 W 6 205 39 72,297
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 788 W 678 50,931 110 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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