Economic Census: Industry Snapshots

Chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers (NAICS 4246)
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2002 data for this industry have been revised. See Comparative Statistics.


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KEY INDUSTRY STATISTICS

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SALES ($ MILLIONS)



1997 2002 2007 02-07 % Chg
Number of establishments 0 14,594 13,558 -7.1%
Sales ($ Millions) 0 115,554 182,177 57.7%
Annual payroll ($ Millions) 0 7,230 9,471 31.0%
Total employment 0 141,373 152,877 8.1%
Sales per establishment ($1,000) N/A 7,918 13,437 69.7%
Sales per employee ($1,000) N/A 817 1,192 45.8%
Sales per $ of payroll N/A 16.0 19.2 20.3%
Payroll per employee ($) N/A 51,139 61,953 21.1%
Employees per establishment N/A 9.7 11.3 16.4%
Sales per capita ($) 0 402 605 50.6%
Population per establishment N/A 19,715 22,222 12.7%
Source: 1997, 2002, and 2007 Economic Census
Data in this Snapshot include only establishments with paid employees. See Industry Snapshot FAQs .
All figures are in current dollars for the period shown, and do not reflect changes in prices.
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SALES PER EMPLOYEE
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Data is from Key Industry Statistics Table: row 6, columns 1 and 2