1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Retail 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)
44-45 Retail trade 41,360 36,723,786 23,497 915,892 17,863 35,807,894
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 3,456 9,751,802 1,558 189,330 1,898 9,562,472
4411 Automobile dealers 1,638 8,206,533 1,030 149,173 608 8,057,360
44112 Used car dealers 1,289 447,536 1,030 149,173 259 298,363
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 446 508,253 212 13,964 234 494,289
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 53 119,694 18 1,336 35 118,358
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 393 388,559 194 12,628 199 375,931
441221 Motorcycle dealers 77 112,442 26 1,179 51 111,263
441222 Boat dealers 159 N 37 1,912 122 D
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 157 N 131 9,537 26 D
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 1,372 1,037,016 316 26,193 1,056 1,010,823
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,464 911,724 551 28,343 913 883,381
4421 Furniture stores 689 610,357 221 12,641 468 597,716
4422 Home furnishings stores 775 301,367 330 15,702 445 285,665
443 Electronics & appliance stores 881 697,599 311 17,194 570 680,405
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 588 479,323 179 8,860 409 470,463
443111 Household appliance stores 230 130,893 65 3,847 165 127,046
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 358 348,430 114 5,013 244 343,417
44312 Computer & software stores 246 199,618 113 7,369 133 192,249
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 47 18,658 19 965 28 17,693
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,996 3,306,411 475 29,419 1,521 3,276,992
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 1,456 2,684,266 312 21,594 1,144 2,662,672
44411 Home centers 61 751,237 8 347 53 750,890
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 185 122,767 45 2,280 140 120,487
44413 Hardware stores 360 165,671 77 6,041 283 159,630
44419 Other building material dealers 850 1,644,591 182 12,926 668 1,631,665
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 540 622,145 163 7,825 377 614,320
445 Food & beverage stores 4,450 5,892,105 1,955 159,572 2,495 5,732,533
4451 Grocery stores 2,966 5,568,967 1,011 106,839 1,955 5,462,128
4452 Specialty food stores 1,106 188,483 743 36,050 363 152,433
44521 Meat markets N N 83 5,431 N N
44522 Fish & seafood markets N N 124 7,633 N N
44523 Fruit & vegetable markets N N 119 5,119 N N
44529 Other specialty food stores N N 417 17,867 N N
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 378 134,655 201 16,683 177 117,972
446 Health & personal care stores 2,387 1,891,349 913 19,025 1,474 1,872,324
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 974 1,572,161 55 2,992 919 1,569,169
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 761 74,372 608 7,682 153 66,690
44613 Optical goods stores 221 81,043 16 1,385 205 79,658
44619 Other health & personal care stores 431 163,773 234 6,966 197 156,807
447 Gasoline stations 2,915 3,698,188 259 40,573 2,656 3,657,615
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 3,705 1,759,416 1,243 45,399 2,462 1,714,017
4481 Clothing stores 2,443 1,191,224 920 30,739 1,523 1,160,485
44811 Men's clothing stores 218 123,353 25 1,455 193 121,898
44812 Women's clothing stores 858 386,410 204 8,458 654 377,952
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 134 43,063 56 2,252 78 40,811
44814 Family clothing stores 477 495,462 158 5,669 319 489,793
44815 Clothing accessories stores 254 25,958 159 4,137 95 21,821
44819 Other clothing stores 502 116,978 318 8,768 184 108,210
4482 Shoe stores 511 301,993 47 2,147 464 299,846
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 751 266,199 276 12,513 475 253,686
44831 Jewelry stores 719 257,314 265 11,970 454 245,344
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 32 8,885 11 543 21 8,342
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 1,928 746,270 1,108 39,918 820 706,352
45111 Sporting goods stores 544 234,676 276 13,086 268 221,590
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 301 175,492 185 6,087 116 169,405
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 248 44,497 156 3,264 92 41,233
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 114 35,205 58 2,958 56 32,247
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 721 256,400 433 14,523 288 241,877
45121 Book stores & news dealers 530 163,219 350 11,624 180 151,595
451211 Book stores 288 147,516 128 4,151 160 143,365
451212 News dealers & newsstands 242 15,703 222 7,473 20 8,230
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 191 93,181 83 2,899 108 90,282
452 General merchandise stores 991 5,820,777 261 15,555 730 5,805,222
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 6,844 N 4,970 175,452 1,874 D
4531 Florists 775 99,195 368 11,879 407 87,316
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 1,658 443,200 1,026 30,977 632 412,223
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 209 243,408 84 3,996 125 239,412
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 1,449 199,792 942 26,981 507 172,811
4533 Used merchandise stores 1,101 132,149 870 18,795 231 113,354
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 3,310 N 2,706 113,801 604 D
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 264 30,736 192 7,980 72 22,756
45392 Art dealers 238 43,752 157 5,450 81 38,302
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 127 270,583 42 5,699 85 264,884
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 2,681 N 2,315 94,672 366 D
454 Nonstore retailers 10,343 N 9,893 156,112 450 D
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 791 N 721 8,630 70 D
4542 Vending machine operators 608 N 523 12,596 85 D
4543 Direct selling establishments 8,944 520,922 8,649 134,886 295 386,036
45431 Fuel dealers 117 85,150 19 768 98 84,382
45439 Other direct selling establishments 8,827 435,772 8,630 134,118 197 301,654
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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