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Nonemployer Statistics
Wholesale trade
Pennsylvania

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 13,859 1,170,000
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 7,624 657,421
4231 Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies merchant wholesalers 507 78,528
4232 Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers 628 49,103
4233 Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers 363 37,826
4234 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 456 39,601
4235 Metal and mineral (except petroleum) merchant wholesalers 179 19,460
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 260 21,112
4237 Hardware, and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 259 23,503
4238 Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers 915 98,574
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 4,057 289,714
42391 Sporting and recreational goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 418 25,147
42392 Toy and hobby goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 421 20,104
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 224 22,797
42394 Jewelry, watch, precious stone, and precious metal merchant wholesalers 414 33,399
42399 Other miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 2,580 188,267
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 5,463 468,369
4241 Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers 317 24,421
4242 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 101 5,823
42421 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 101 5,823
4243 Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers 571 36,848
4244 Grocery and related products merchant wholesalers 1,111 140,671
4245 Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers 115 15,736
4246 Chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers 162 15,871
4247 Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers 79 11,644
4248 Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 73 12,706
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 2,934 204,649
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 102 8,227
42492 Book, periodical, and newspaper merchant wholesalers 730 15,855
42493 Flower, nursery stock, and florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 352 20,838
42494 Tobacco and tobacco product merchant wholesalers 88 27,052
42495 Paint, varnish, and supplies merchant wholesalers 40 2,757
42499 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 1,622 129,920
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 772 44,210
4251 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 772 44,210
42511 Business to business electronic markets 49 2,510
42512 Wholesale trade agents and brokers 723 41,700
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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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