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Nonemployer Statistics
Wholesale trade
California

Data based on the 2002 Nonemployer Statistics. Includes only firms subject to federal income tax. Introductory text includes scope and methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
Code
Description Nonemployers
Establish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
42 Wholesale trade 53,101 5,732,158
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 28,436 3,217,664
4231 Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies merchant wholesalers 2,027 369,062
4232 Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers 2,290 200,940
4233 Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers 792 119,831
4234 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 1,554 158,187
4235 Metal and mineral (except petroleum) merchant wholesalers 389 57,126
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 2,110 282,858
4237 Hardware, and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 721 79,820
4238 Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers 2,491 334,340
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 16,062 1,615,500
42391 Sporting and recreational goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 1,513 126,375
42392 Toy and hobby goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 1,341 107,625
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 562 52,168
42394 Jewelry, watch, precious stone, and precious metal merchant wholesalers 3,127 372,274
42399 Other miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 9,519 957,058
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 21,611 2,353,796
4241 Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers 937 102,854
4242 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 537 46,749
42421 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 537 46,749
4243 Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers 4,388 450,900
4244 Grocery and related products merchant wholesalers 3,367 527,788
4245 Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers 567 107,224
4246 Chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers 485 57,299
4247 Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers 148 16,525
4248 Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 563 49,938
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 10,619 994,519
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 149 25,824
42492 Book, periodical, and newspaper merchant wholesalers 1,193 51,875
42493 Flower, nursery stock, and florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 1,069 77,699
42494 Tobacco and tobacco product merchant wholesalers 144 30,008
42495 Paint, varnish, and supplies merchant wholesalers 172 10,719
42499 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 7,892 798,394
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 3,054 160,698
4251 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 3,054 160,698
42511 Business to business electronic markets 319 20,729
42512 Wholesale trade agents and brokers 2,735 139,969
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The data in this table are based on the 2002 Nonemployer Statistics. These data are subject to nonsampling error due to nonresponse, coverage problems, misreporting, and processing error. Data users who create their own estimates using data from this report should cite the Census Bureau as the source of the original data only. For more information, see the introductory text

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2002 Economic Census, Nonemployer Statistics

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