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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 6,540 457,652
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 3,459 264,073
4231 Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies merchant wholesalers 307 43,040
4232 Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers 371 22,780
4233 Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers 161 11,956
4234 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 181 14,989
4235 Metal and mineral (except petroleum) merchant wholesalers 39 8,715
4236 Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers 148 9,951
4237 Hardware, and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 92 6,377
4238 Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers 337 37,997
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,823 108,268
42391 Sporting and recreational goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 186 11,740
42392 Toy and hobby goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 221 5,169
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 75 6,314
42394 Jewelry, watch, precious stone, and precious metal merchant wholesalers 283 15,020
42399 Other miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,058 70,025
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 2,684 168,905
4241 Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers 134 8,683
4242 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 58 3,041
42421 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 58 3,041
4243 Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers 301 14,785
4244 Grocery and related product merchant wholesalers 484 49,559
4245 Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers 43 3,367
4246 Chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers 79 6,145
4247 Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers 42 3,687
4248 Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 52 3,555
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 1,491 76,083
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 33 4,412
42492 Book, periodical, and newspaper merchant wholesalers 428 8,475
42493 Flower, nursery stock, and florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 145 5,885
42494 Tobacco and tobacco product merchant wholesalers 36 5,167
42495 Paint, varnish, and supplies merchant wholesalers 15 324
42499 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 834 51,820
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 397 24,674
4251 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 397 24,674
42511 Business to business electronic markets 79 3,325
42512 Wholesale trade agents and brokers 318 21,349
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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