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Data based on the 2003 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 6,852 589,075
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 3,886 352,378
4231 Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies merchant wholesalers 394 71,811
4232 Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers 312 21,531
4233 Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers 149 16,042
4234 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 179 21,108
4235 Metal and mineral (except petroleum) merchant wholesalers 58 8,259
4236 Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers 192 19,750
4237 Hardware, and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 99 8,963
4238 Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers 337 41,369
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 2,166 143,545
42391 Sporting and recreational goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 210 12,642
42392 Toy and hobby goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 146 6,247
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 60 6,562
42394 Jewelry, watch, precious stone, and precious metal merchant wholesalers 519 30,000
42399 Other miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,231 88,094
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 2,588 219,473
4241 Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers 95 6,261
4242 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 72 7,260
42421 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 72 7,260
4243 Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers 330 17,660
4244 Grocery and related product merchant wholesalers 624 80,320
4245 Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers 69 11,421
4246 Chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers 79 7,908
4247 Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers 31 1,621
4248 Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 46 3,064
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 1,242 83,958
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 24 2,048
42492 Book, periodical, and newspaper merchant wholesalers 258 5,455
42493 Flower, nursery stock, and florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 84 2,572
42494 Tobacco and tobacco product merchant wholesalers 22 4,242
42495 Paint, varnish, and supplies merchant wholesalers 15 651
42499 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 839 68,990
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 378 17,224
4251 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 378 17,224
42511 Business to business electronic markets 56 1,971
42512 Wholesale trade agents and brokers 322 15,253
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The data in this table are based on the 2003 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.

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, EPCD, Nonemployer Statistics