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Nonemployer Statistics
Wholesale trade
North Carolina

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 9,945 675,668
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 5,169 366,265
4231 Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies merchant wholesalers 395 43,956
4232 Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers 743 48,098
4233 Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers 285 29,907
4234 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 244 18,877
4235 Metal and mineral (except petroleum) merchant wholesalers 61 5,812
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 171 12,301
4237 Hardware, and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 166 12,534
4238 Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers 619 54,433
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 2,485 140,347
42391 Sporting and recreational goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 268 14,478
42392 Toy and hobby goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 214 7,388
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 115 6,824
42394 Jewelry, watch, precious stone, and precious metal merchant wholesalers 396 15,373
42399 Other miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,492 96,284
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 4,021 277,089
4241 Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers 199 12,405
4242 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 76 5,577
42421 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 76 5,577
4243 Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers 548 34,685
4244 Grocery and related products merchant wholesalers 720 73,982
4245 Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers 92 9,753
4246 Chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers 170 14,950
4247 Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers 49 4,712
4248 Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 47 2,028
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 2,120 118,997
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 53 1,512
42492 Book, periodical, and newspaper merchant wholesalers 409 11,452
42493 Flower, nursery stock, and florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 286 12,024
42494 Tobacco and tobacco product merchant wholesalers 71 5,136
42495 Paint, varnish, and supplies merchant wholesalers 40 2,822
42499 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 1,261 86,051
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 755 32,314
4251 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 755 32,314
42511 Business to business electronic markets 130 3,125
42512 Wholesale trade agents and brokers 625 29,189
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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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