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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 1,651 99,401
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 883 62,777
4231 Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies merchant wholesalers 50 9,308
4232 Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers 53 3,128
4233 Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers 49 9,771
4234 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 37 2,602
4235 Metal and mineral (except petroleum) merchant wholesalers 12 378
4236 Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers 39 2,073
4237 Hardware, and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 31 2,576
4238 Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers 95 10,582
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 517 22,359
42391 Sporting and recreational goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 104 4,131
42392 Toy and hobby goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 48 1,197
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 24 1,113
42394 Jewelry, watch, precious stone, and precious metal merchant wholesalers 47 548
42399 Other miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 294 15,370
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 717 33,067
4241 Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers 17 516
4242 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 16 588
42421 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 16 588
4243 Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers 66 1,894
4244 Grocery and related product merchant wholesalers 87 3,720
4245 Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers 51 4,465
4246 Chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers 14 1,046
4247 Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers 14 1,050
4248 Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 10 264
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 442 19,524
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 27 2,320
42492 Book, periodical, and newspaper merchant wholesalers 114 1,789
42493 Flower, nursery stock, and florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 42 1,888
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 254 13,468
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 51 3,557
4251 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 51 3,557
42511 Business to business electronic markets 12 547
42512 Wholesale trade agents and brokers 39 3,010
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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