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Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers (NAICS 4249)
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National sales and inventories for merchant wholesalers in this industry are published monthly in Monthly Wholesale Trade.


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KEY INDUSTRY STATISTICS

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United States
SALES ($ MILLIONS)



1997 2002 2007 02-07 % Chg
Number of establishments 0 33,588 30,833 -8.2%
Sales ($ Millions) 0 221,514 266,065 20.1%
Annual payroll ($ Millions) 0 13,018 14,556 11.8%
Total employment 0 387,567 370,367 -4.4%
Sales per establishment ($1,000) N/A 6,595 8,629 30.8%
Sales per employee ($1,000) N/A 572 718 25.7%
Sales per $ of payroll N/A 17.0 18.3 7.4%
Payroll per employee ($) N/A 33,590 39,302 17.0%
Employees per establishment N/A 11.5 12.0 4.1%
Sales per capita ($) 0 770 883 14.7%
Population per establishment N/A 8,566 9,772 14.1%
Source: 1997, 2002, and 2007 Economic Census
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All figures are in current dollars for the period shown, and do not reflect changes in prices.
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THE ECONOMIC CENSUS IS THE OFFICIAL 5-YEAR MEASURE OF AMERICAN BUSINESS
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SALES PER EMPLOYEE
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