1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Retail Trade

Tennessee
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 67,044 52,577,736 42,236 1,764,515 24,808 50,813,221
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 7,128 15,241,940 4,051 549,600 3,077 14,692,340
4411 Automobile dealers 4,186 12,835,284 2,837 465,100 1,349 12,370,184
44112 Used car dealers 3,603 1,456,924 2,837 465,100 766 991,824
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 779 818,079 516 43,647 263 774,432
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 95 375,181 54 3,733 41 371,448
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 684 442,898 462 39,914 222 402,984
441221 Motorcycle dealers 180 193,828 91 5,589 89 188,239
441222 Boat dealers 189 180,899 88 8,220 101 172,679
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 315 68,171 283 26,105 32 42,066
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 2,163 1,588,577 698 40,853 1,465 1,547,724
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 2,563 1,580,194 1,116 55,736 1,447 1,524,458
4421 Furniture stores 1,157 923,920 459 24,093 698 899,827
4422 Home furnishings stores 1,406 656,274 657 31,643 749 624,631
443 Electronics & appliance stores 1,528 1,022,332 686 36,382 842 985,950
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 1,007 696,509 405 20,001 602 676,508
443111 Household appliance stores 385 209,601 132 7,308 253 202,293
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 622 486,908 273 12,693 349 474,215
44312 Computer & software stores 454 288,059 252 14,706 202 273,353
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 67 37,764 29 1,675 38 36,089
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 2,782 5,099,805 738 52,819 2,044 5,046,986
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 2,081 4,286,711 496 41,238 1,585 4,245,473
44411 Home centers 126 1,273,455 24 2,182 102 1,271,273
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 263 156,897 65 3,313 198 153,584
44413 Hardware stores 377 226,683 84 6,941 293 219,742
44419 Other building material dealers 1,315 2,629,676 323 28,802 992 2,600,874
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 701 813,094 242 11,581 459 801,513
445 Food & beverage stores 5,194 7,415,731 2,312 212,964 2,882 7,202,767
4451 Grocery stores 3,629 6,870,200 1,512 161,795 2,117 6,708,405
4452 Specialty food stores 897 168,630 622 29,539 275 139,091
44521 Meat markets N N 64 2,925 N N
44522 Fish & seafood markets N N 39 1,975 N N
44523 Fruit & vegetable markets N N 147 6,153 N N
44529 Other specialty food stores N N 372 18,486 N N
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 668 376,901 178 21,630 490 355,271
446 Health & personal care stores 3,090 2,312,421 1,326 24,324 1,764 2,288,097
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 1,087 1,933,726 57 3,506 1,030 1,930,220
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 1,114 101,208 895 11,557 219 89,651
44613 Optical goods stores 271 107,660 24 1,247 247 106,413
44619 Other health & personal care stores 618 169,827 350 8,014 268 161,813
447 Gasoline stations 3,852 4,989,121 389 56,965 3,463 4,932,156
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 5,108 2,695,706 1,825 69,114 3,283 2,626,592
4481 Clothing stores 3,256 1,890,859 1,278 43,815 1,978 1,847,044
44811 Men's clothing stores 324 206,512 57 4,205 267 202,307
44812 Women's clothing stores 1,132 505,928 271 10,885 861 495,043
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 180 90,949 68 2,455 112 88,494
44814 Family clothing stores 671 920,106 267 10,352 404 909,754
44815 Clothing accessories stores 302 28,849 187 4,561 115 24,288
44819 Other clothing stores 647 138,515 428 11,357 219 127,158
4482 Shoe stores 806 466,704 106 4,906 700 461,798
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 1,046 338,143 441 20,393 605 317,750
44831 Jewelry stores 982 322,668 419 19,719 563 302,949
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 64 15,475 22 674 42 14,801
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 3,278 1,073,387 1,957 72,849 1,321 1,000,538
45111 Sporting goods stores 938 299,053 540 28,810 398 270,243
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 617 228,569 419 13,867 198 214,702
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 414 58,145 281 5,547 133 52,598
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 244 80,247 135 5,635 109 74,612
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 1,065 407,373 582 18,990 483 388,383
45121 Book stores & news dealers 769 260,512 464 14,776 305 245,736
451211 Book stores 498 250,839 201 6,637 297 244,202
451212 News dealers & newsstands 271 9,673 263 8,139 8 1,534
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 296 146,861 118 4,214 178 142,647
452 General merchandise stores 1,466 7,784,502 435 21,959 1,031 7,762,543
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 12,450 1,997,338 9,651 319,024 2,799 1,678,314
4531 Florists 1,214 152,212 616 17,767 598 134,445
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 2,501 584,814 1,609 48,047 892 536,767
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 234 279,858 95 6,803 139 273,055
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 2,267 304,956 1,514 41,244 753 263,712
4533 Used merchandise stores 2,763 157,771 2,384 53,697 379 104,074
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 5,972 1,102,541 5,042 199,513 930 903,028
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 455 89,103 308 11,035 147 78,068
45392 Art dealers 341 33,445 248 9,607 93 23,838
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 302 546,893 107 12,908 195 533,985
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 4,874 433,100 4,379 165,963 495 267,137
454 Nonstore retailers 18,605 1,365,259 17,750 292,779 855 1,072,480
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 1,103 426,368 939 18,428 164 407,940
4542 Vending machine operators 1,122 244,449 864 24,514 258 219,935
4543 Direct selling establishments 16,380 694,442 15,947 249,837 433 444,605
45431 Fuel dealers 221 237,839 53 2,758 168 235,081
45439 Other direct selling establishments 16,159 456,603 15,894 247,079 265 209,524
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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