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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 815 72,748
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 423 40,826
4231 Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies merchant wholesalers 30 2,422
4232 Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers 28 1,382
4233 Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers 12 1,215
4234 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 32 3,521
4235 Metal and mineral (except petroleum) merchant wholesalers 8 2,215
4236 Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers D D
4237 Hardware, and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers D D
4238 Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers 46 5,583
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 248 22,485
42391 Sporting and recreational goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 20 1,674
42392 Toy and hobby goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 32 1,838
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 6 308
42394 Jewelry, watch, precious stone, and precious metal merchant wholesalers 30 1,460
42399 Other miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 160 17,205
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 345 29,690
4241 Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers D D
4242 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 6 898
42421 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 6 898
4243 Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers 34 3,042
4244 Grocery and related product merchant wholesalers 67 8,245
4245 Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers 10 338
4246 Chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers 18 2,139
4247 Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers D D
4248 Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 10 1,003
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 186 13,041
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers D D
42492 Book, periodical, and newspaper merchant wholesalers 49 714
42493 Flower, nursery stock, and florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 13 714
42494 Tobacco and tobacco product merchant wholesalers D D
42495 Paint, varnish, and supplies merchant wholesalers D D
42499 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 117 11,015
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 47 2,232
4251 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 47 2,232
42511 Business to business electronic markets 9 829
42512 Wholesale trade agents and brokers 38 1,403
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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