1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Retail Trade

Mississippi
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 28,944 21,580,154 16,153 805,646 12,791 20,774,508
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 3,529 5,815,868 1,890 249,298 1,639 5,566,570
4411 Automobile dealers 1,991 4,835,294 1,333 211,341 658 4,623,953
44112 Used car dealers 1,704 575,897 1,333 211,341 371 364,556
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 327 262,503 212 14,026 115 248,477
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 36 92,912 17 2,349 19 90,563
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 291 169,591 195 11,677 96 157,914
441221 Motorcycle dealers 66 69,444 36 2,897 30 66,547
441222 Boat dealers 82 64,535 31 1,951 51 62,584
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 143 35,612 128 6,829 15 28,783
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 1,211 718,071 345 23,931 866 694,140
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,088 502,411 422 23,723 666 478,688
4421 Furniture stores 591 344,766 194 10,797 397 333,969
4422 Home furnishings stores 497 157,645 228 12,926 269 144,719
443 Electronics & appliance stores 642 296,885 255 12,230 387 284,655
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 454 230,302 163 7,428 291 222,874
443111 Household appliance stores 178 91,779 54 3,901 124 87,878
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 276 138,523 109 3,527 167 134,996
44312 Computer & software stores 174 60,753 85 4,465 89 56,288
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 14 5,830 7 337 7 5,493
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,363 2,332,652 279 17,007 1,084 2,315,645
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 932 1,575,844 168 12,125 764 1,563,719
44411 Home centers 65 369,175 9 924 56 368,251
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 108 70,031 19 755 89 69,276
44413 Hardware stores 207 94,472 48 3,112 159 91,360
44419 Other building material dealers 552 1,042,166 92 7,334 460 1,034,832
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 431 756,808 111 4,882 320 751,926
445 Food & beverage stores 3,174 3,215,321 1,540 152,874 1,634 3,062,447
4451 Grocery stores 2,220 2,999,558 1,002 108,589 1,218 2,890,969
4452 Specialty food stores 503 59,812 372 17,046 131 42,766
44521 Meat markets N N 40 1,688 N N
44522 Fish & seafood markets N N 42 1,369 N N
44523 Fruit & vegetable markets N N 99 5,130 N N
44529 Other specialty food stores N N 191 8,859 N N
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 451 155,951 166 27,239 285 128,712
446 Health & personal care stores 1,450 930,422 533 11,669 917 918,753
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 646 796,688 39 2,408 607 794,280
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 459 37,847 366 5,695 93 32,152
44613 Optical goods stores 105 30,514 13 1,101 92 29,413
44619 Other health & personal care stores 240 65,373 115 2,465 125 62,908
447 Gasoline stations 2,360 2,365,915 302 44,703 2,058 2,321,212
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 2,405 935,488 806 29,541 1,599 905,947
4481 Clothing stores 1,629 651,278 613 21,876 1,016 629,402
44811 Men's clothing stores 131 54,805 20 869 111 53,936
44812 Women's clothing stores 623 200,046 144 6,481 479 193,565
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 86 20,630 29 1,519 57 19,111
44814 Family clothing stores 374 316,375 137 5,114 237 311,261
44815 Clothing accessories stores 158 9,850 112 3,015 46 6,835
44819 Other clothing stores 257 49,572 171 4,878 86 44,694
4482 Shoe stores 352 166,894 53 2,590 299 164,304
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 424 117,316 140 5,075 284 112,241
44831 Jewelry stores 415 115,257 135 4,990 280 110,267
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 9 2,059 5 85 4 1,974
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 1,200 320,364 719 28,221 481 292,143
45111 Sporting goods stores 375 107,550 216 13,318 159 94,232
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 159 58,223 106 3,280 53 54,943
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 179 18,939 107 1,747 72 17,192
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 72 20,671 40 1,650 32 19,021
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 415 114,981 250 8,226 165 106,755
45121 Book stores & news dealers 319 73,264 207 5,883 112 67,381
451211 Book stores 176 69,324 67 2,204 109 67,120
451212 News dealers & newsstands 143 3,940 140 3,679 3 261
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 96 41,717 43 2,343 53 39,374
452 General merchandise stores 963 3,598,600 201 12,108 762 3,586,492
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 4,453 763,756 3,283 120,974 1,170 642,782
4531 Florists 660 72,386 323 10,639 337 61,747
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 805 155,696 512 13,479 293 142,217
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 88 85,702 36 1,529 52 84,173
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 717 69,994 476 11,950 241 58,044
4533 Used merchandise stores 781 56,615 609 16,252 172 40,363
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 2,207 479,059 1,839 80,604 368 398,455
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 154 21,897 110 6,608 44 15,289
45392 Art dealers 111 7,326 92 3,476 19 3,850
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 178 289,971 55 3,380 123 286,591
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 1,764 159,865 1,582 67,140 182 92,725
454 Nonstore retailers 6,317 502,472 5,923 103,298 394 399,174
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 313 47,782 270 4,035 43 43,747
4542 Vending machine operators 344 62,841 283 8,360 61 54,481
4543 Direct selling establishments 5,660 391,849 5,370 90,903 290 300,946
45431 Fuel dealers 228 255,313 31 3,100 197 252,213
45439 Other direct selling establishments 5,432 136,536 5,339 87,803 93 48,733
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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