1997 Economic Census
Nonemployer Statistics

Gaston County, NC
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.
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Description All taxable firms Nonemployers Employers
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Receipts
($1,000)
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($1,000)
  00 All industries X X 8,326 269,376 X X
11 Forestry, fishing & huntings, & ag support services (113-115) X X 55 1,401 X X
  22 Utilities N N D D N N
23 Construction N N 1,436 59,150 N N
31-33 Manufacturing 756 5,785,623 264 12,943 492 5,772,680
42 Wholesale trade 549 W 280 16,717 269 958,504
44-45 Retail trade 1,860 1,632,885 1,093 45,004 767 1,587,881
48-49 Transportation & warehousing %% ** N N 295 9,708 N N
51 Information N N 75 1,628 N N
52 Finance & insurance N N 297 13,467 N N
53 Real estate & rental & leasing 798 75,273 679 38,233 119 37,040
54 Professional, scientific, & technical services t 1,248 t 101,864 1,017 21,399 231 80,465
56 Administrative & support & waste management & remediation serv t 752 t 106,460 622 9,290 130 97,170
61 Educational services N N D D 13 1,323
62 Health care & social assistance 580 226,952 312 4,747 268 222,205
71 Arts, entertainment, & recreation 270 13,208 237 3,411 33 9,797
72 Accommodation & foodservices 359 160,241 62 1,513 297 158,728
81 Other services (except public administration) t 1,810 t 138,310 1,517 29,564 293 108,746
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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