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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 1,621 109,783
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 875 53,408
4231 Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies merchant wholesalers 47 10,671
4232 Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers 64 3,971
4233 Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers 42 3,886
4234 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 34 1,169
4235 Metal and mineral (except petroleum) merchant wholesalers 17 669
4236 Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers 25 787
4237 Hardware, and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 25 2,620
4238 Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers 68 6,155
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 553 23,480
42391 Sporting and recreational goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 78 4,154
42392 Toy and hobby goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 61 1,692
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 51 2,527
42394 Jewelry, watch, precious stone, and precious metal merchant wholesalers 78 1,820
42399 Other miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 285 13,287
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 675 53,635
4241 Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers 34 1,060
4242 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 8 730
42421 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 8 730
4243 Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers 60 3,116
4244 Grocery and related product merchant wholesalers 155 20,401
4245 Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers 27 1,874
4246 Chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers 9 573
4247 Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers 9 952
4248 Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 9 519
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 364 24,410
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers D D
42492 Book, periodical, and newspaper merchant wholesalers 74 1,182
42493 Flower, nursery stock, and florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 72 1,021
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 207 21,617
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 71 2,740
4251 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 71 2,740
42511 Business to business electronic markets D D
42512 Wholesale trade agents and brokers D D
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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