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Nonemployer Statistics
Retail 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)
44-45 Retail trade 54,910 2,404,170
441 Motor vehicle and parts dealers 6,167 820,053
4411 Automobile dealers 4,296 663,099
44112 Used car dealers 4,296 663,099
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 957 90,011
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 87 6,247
44122 Motorcycle, boat, and other motor vehicle dealers 870 83,764
441221 Motorcycle dealers 98 5,592
441222 Boat dealers 114 12,264
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 658 65,908
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, and tire stores 914 66,943
442 Furniture and home furnishings stores 1,646 91,318
4421 Furniture stores 625 37,959
44211 Furniture stores 625 37,959
4422 Home furnishings stores 1,021 53,359
443 Electronics and appliance stores 772 37,221
4431 Electronics and appliance stores 772 37,221
44311 Appliance, television, and other electronics stores 524 26,022
443111 Household appliance stores 174 8,190
443112 Radio, television, and other electronics stores 350 17,832
44312 Computer and software stores 232 10,923
44313 Camera and photographic supplies stores 16 276
444 Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers 1,091 78,131
4441 Building material and supplies dealers 743 57,813
44411 Home centers 86 3,305
44412 Paint and wallpaper stores 53 2,479
44413 Hardware stores 151 14,558
44419 Other building material dealers 453 37,471
4442 Lawn and garden equipment and supplies stores 348 20,318
445 Food and beverage stores 2,318 206,967
4451 Grocery stores 1,284 141,417
4452 Specialty food stores 958 60,409
44521 Meat markets 44 5,055
44522 Fish and seafood markets 117 11,560
44523 Fruit and vegetable markets 217 12,471
44529 Other specialty food stores 580 31,323
4453 Beer, wine, and liquor stores 76 5,141
44531 Beer, wine, and liquor stores 76 5,141
446 Health and personal care stores 3,319 54,111
4461 Health and personal care stores 3,319 54,111
44611 Pharmacies and drug stores 111 3,513
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, and perfume stores 2,262 25,638
44613 Optical goods stores 45 2,352
44619 Other health and personal care stores 901 22,608
447 Gasoline stations 460 84,340
4471 Gasoline stations 460 84,340
448 Clothing and clothing accessories stores 2,677 108,335
4481 Clothing stores 1,712 71,962
44811 Men's clothing stores 76 5,682
44812 Women's clothing stores 339 16,873
44813 Children's and infants' clothing stores 168 5,060
44814 Family clothing stores 285 12,364
44815 Clothing accessories stores 386 13,131
44819 Other clothing stores 458 18,852
4482 Shoe stores 86 5,041
44821 Shoe stores 86 5,041
4483 Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores 879 31,332
44831 Jewelry stores 852 30,712
44832 Luggage and leather goods stores 27 620
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores 2,683 94,964
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, and musical instrument stores 1,706 75,965
45111 Sporting goods stores 623 40,152
45112 Hobby, toy, and game stores 500 18,817
45113 Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores 391 8,762
45114 Musical instrument and supplies stores 192 8,234
4512 Book, periodical, and music stores 977 18,999
45121 Book stores and news dealers 871 15,666
451211 Book stores 250 6,489
451212 News dealers and newsstands 621 9,177
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, and record stores 106 3,333
452 General merchandise stores 953 53,031
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 9,790 346,963
4531 Florists 807 24,524
45311 Florists 807 24,524
4532 Office supplies, stationery, and gift stores 2,431 75,680
45321 Office supplies and stationery stores 187 12,759
45322 Gift, novelty, and souvenir stores 2,244 62,921
4533 Used merchandise stores 2,020 43,700
45331 Used merchandise stores 2,020 43,700
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 4,532 203,059
45391 Pet and pet supplies stores 218 8,375
45392 Art dealers 465 12,318
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 215 22,770
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 3,634 159,596
454 Nonstore retailers 23,034 428,736
4541 Electronic shopping and mail-order houses 1,161 28,500
45411 Electronic shopping and mail-order houses 1,161 28,500
4542 Vending machine operators 1,036 28,941
45421 Vending machine operators 1,036 28,941
4543 Direct selling establishments 20,837 371,295
45431 Fuel dealers 91 7,327
45439 Other direct selling establishments 20,746 363,968
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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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