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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 3,692 264,834
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,970 154,169
4231 Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies merchant wholesalers 190 22,303
4232 Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers 142 6,660
4233 Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers 60 5,514
4234 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 145 12,097
4235 Metal and mineral (except petroleum) merchant wholesalers 46 4,674
4236 Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers 59 2,863
4237 Hardware, and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 45 3,938
4238 Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers 318 46,230
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 965 49,890
42391 Sporting and recreational goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 113 8,228
42392 Toy and hobby goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 102 2,912
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 41 2,934
42394 Jewelry, watch, precious stone, and precious metal merchant wholesalers 126 6,046
42399 Other miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 583 29,770
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 1,573 102,844
4241 Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers 70 3,444
4242 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 47 3,176
42421 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 47 3,176
4243 Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers 152 6,141
4244 Grocery and related product merchant wholesalers 245 25,477
4245 Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers 60 6,651
4246 Chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers 62 5,741
4247 Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers 107 9,746
4248 Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 17 1,274
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 813 41,194
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 74 6,615
42492 Book, periodical, and newspaper merchant wholesalers 201 3,895
42493 Flower, nursery stock, and florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 73 3,468
42494 Tobacco and tobacco product merchant wholesalers 18 2,790
42495 Paint, varnish, and supplies merchant wholesalers 14 469
42499 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 433 23,957
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 149 7,821
4251 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 149 7,821
42511 Business to business electronic markets 19 931
42512 Wholesale trade agents and brokers 130 6,890
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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