1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Wholesale Trade

Missouri
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 16,688 W 7,166 414,060 9,522 91,411,852
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 10,431 W 4,393 252,139 6,038 43,517,920
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies wholesalers 974 W 279 25,609 695 12,279,507
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 544 W 275 12,049 269 1,427,926
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 473 W 163 9,293 310 1,655,362
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 1,087 W 237 14,805 850 4,261,935
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 428 W 104 6,585 324 D
4216 Electrical goods whsle 861 W 160 8,977 701 5,632,256
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 649 W 158 11,333 491 2,400,833
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 2,301 W 561 47,427 1,740 8,987,719
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 3,114 W 2,456 116,061 658 D
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 369 W 256 12,959 113 625,533
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 319 W 252 6,169 67 200,811
42193 Recyclable material whsle 381 W 167 6,683 214 2,339,099
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 324 W 243 13,838 81 110,328
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 1,721 W 1,538 76,412 183 D
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 6,257 W 2,773 161,921 3,484 47,893,932
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 494 W 127 7,829 367 2,916,690
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 218 W 67 2,345 151 5,279,370
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 555 W 308 14,275 247 2,022,960
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 1,314 W 591 45,782 723 11,543,690
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 508 W 104 8,297 404 7,881,848
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 443 W 96 4,473 347 2,382,062
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 426 W 59 5,498 367 5,353,154
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 125 W 27 2,511 98 1,101,429
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 2,174 W 1,394 70,911 780 9,412,729
42291 Farm supplies whsle 374 W 65 5,262 309 6,646,008
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 260 W 168 6,357 92 916,278
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle N W D D 69 141,931
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 48 W 20 3,389 28 953,584
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle N W D D 53 143,864
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 1,243 W 1,014 51,853 229 611,064
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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