1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Retail Trade

Pennsylvania
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 134,145 113,298,655 83,937 3,350,193 50,208 109,948,462
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 10,499 28,787,333 4,879 690,795 5,620 28,096,538
4411 Automobile dealers 5,568 25,195,939 2,987 545,084 2,581 24,650,855
44112 Used car dealers 4,042 2,032,095 2,987 545,084 1,055 1,487,011
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 1,209 823,500 772 67,087 437 756,413
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 198 295,540 80 12,677 118 282,863
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 1,011 527,960 692 54,410 319 473,550
441221 Motorcycle dealers 297 311,735 122 7,183 175 304,552
441222 Boat dealers 179 133,265 78 6,847 101 126,418
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 535 82,960 492 40,380 43 42,580
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 3,722 2,767,894 1,120 78,624 2,602 2,689,270
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 4,323 2,892,864 1,710 116,285 2,613 2,776,579
4421 Furniture stores 1,798 1,669,126 608 49,182 1,190 1,619,944
4422 Home furnishings stores 2,525 1,223,738 1,102 67,103 1,423 1,156,635
443 Electronics & appliance stores 3,106 2,488,426 1,267 71,815 1,839 2,416,611
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 2,013 1,649,243 774 41,226 1,239 1,608,017
443111 Household appliance stores 784 484,871 279 15,385 505 469,486
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 1,229 1,164,372 495 25,841 734 1,138,531
44312 Computer & software stores 861 724,772 440 27,722 421 697,050
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 232 114,411 53 2,867 179 111,544
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 5,818 9,470,743 1,589 116,170 4,229 9,354,573
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 4,383 8,472,796 1,037 86,252 3,346 8,386,544
44411 Home centers 202 1,970,605 29 2,526 173 1,968,079
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 564 321,689 143 11,098 421 310,591
44413 Hardware stores 1,051 611,790 311 28,851 740 582,939
44419 Other building material dealers 2,566 5,568,712 554 43,777 2,012 5,524,935
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 1,435 997,947 552 29,918 883 968,029
445 Food & beverage stores 12,051 19,497,508 4,850 400,950 7,201 19,096,558
4451 Grocery stores 6,709 17,212,260 2,443 234,019 4,266 16,978,241
4452 Specialty food stores 3,561 825,488 2,187 128,513 1,374 696,975
44521 Meat markets N N 264 18,077 N N
44522 Fish & seafood markets N N 125 9,135 N N
44523 Fruit & vegetable markets N N 390 24,918 N N
44529 Other specialty food stores N N 1,408 76,383 N N
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 1,781 1,459,760 220 38,418 1,561 1,421,342
446 Health & personal care stores 6,988 6,755,974 2,553 69,248 4,435 6,686,726
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 2,849 5,805,241 136 8,776 2,713 5,796,465
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 1,717 217,935 1,412 26,241 305 191,694
44613 Optical goods stores 873 307,372 118 9,694 755 297,678
44619 Other health & personal care stores 1,549 425,426 887 24,537 662 400,889
447 Gasoline stations 5,331 7,825,844 438 69,819 4,893 7,756,025
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 10,568 6,050,798 3,629 181,735 6,939 5,869,063
4481 Clothing stores 6,529 4,169,649 2,522 111,385 4,007 4,058,264
44811 Men's clothing stores 692 515,794 131 7,089 561 508,705
44812 Women's clothing stores 2,133 1,335,646 448 23,722 1,685 1,311,924
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 417 253,048 166 9,283 251 243,765
44814 Family clothing stores 1,120 1,632,377 412 17,663 708 1,614,714
44815 Clothing accessories stores 713 95,400 420 15,646 293 79,754
44819 Other clothing stores 1,454 337,384 945 37,982 509 299,402
4482 Shoe stores 1,693 1,010,932 170 13,564 1,523 997,368
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 2,346 870,217 937 56,786 1,409 813,431
44831 Jewelry stores 2,199 817,188 880 54,531 1,319 762,657
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 147 53,029 57 2,255 90 50,774
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 8,481 2,850,757 5,370 209,753 3,111 2,641,004
45111 Sporting goods stores 2,893 841,594 1,870 92,490 1,023 749,104
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 1,738 747,507 1,226 42,707 512 704,800
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 862 136,491 627 15,904 235 120,587
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 488 161,349 295 12,623 193 148,726
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 2,500 963,816 1,352 46,029 1,148 917,787
45121 Book stores & news dealers 1,857 643,749 1,098 33,001 759 610,748
451211 Book stores 968 559,364 431 14,319 537 545,045
451212 News dealers & newsstands 889 84,385 667 18,682 222 65,703
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 643 320,067 254 13,028 389 307,039
452 General merchandise stores 2,525 12,751,818 917 54,305 1,608 12,697,513
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 24,492 3,590,627 18,955 677,548 5,537 2,913,079
4531 Florists 2,586 352,014 1,314 44,888 1,272 307,126
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 5,695 1,403,754 3,790 113,556 1,905 1,290,198
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 513 682,715 231 16,467 282 666,248
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 5,182 721,039 3,559 97,089 1,623 623,950
4533 Used merchandise stores 4,701 332,089 4,080 124,552 621 207,537
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 11,510 1,502,770 9,771 394,552 1,739 1,108,218
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 1,079 241,196 677 28,437 402 212,759
45392 Art dealers 779 81,262 608 24,622 171 56,640
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 297 325,601 109 11,392 188 314,209
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 9,355 854,711 8,377 330,101 978 524,610
454 Nonstore retailers 39,963 10,335,963 37,780 691,770 2,183 9,644,193
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 2,723 6,689,863 2,311 43,312 412 6,646,551
4542 Vending machine operators 1,883 451,711 1,543 38,602 340 413,109
4543 Direct selling establishments 35,357 3,194,389 33,926 609,856 1,431 2,584,533
45431 Fuel dealers 1,075 2,097,410 223 29,570 852 2,067,840
45439 Other direct selling establishments 34,282 1,096,979 33,703 580,286 579 516,693
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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