Economic Census: Industry Snapshots

Supermarkets and other grocery (except convenience) stores (NAICS 44511)
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National sales for this industry are published monthly in the Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.


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KEY INDUSTRY STATISTICS

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United States
SALES ($ MILLIONS)



1997 2002 2007 02-07 % Chg
Number of establishments 69,461 66,150 64,881 -1.9%
Sales ($ Millions) 351,403 395,234 466,226 18.0%
Annual payroll ($ Millions) 35,828 42,790 48,089 12.4%
Total employment 2,489,721 2,437,750 2,432,425 -.2%
Sales per establishment ($1,000) 5,059 5,975 7,186 20.3%
Sales per employee ($1,000) 141 162 192 18.2%
Sales per $ of payroll 9.8 9.2 9.7 5.0%
Payroll per employee ($) 14,390 17,553 19,770 12.6%
Employees per establishment 35.8 36.9 37.5 1.7%
Sales per capita ($) 1,319 1,374 1,547 12.7%
Population per establishment 3,837 4,350 4,644 6.8%
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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THE ECONOMIC CENSUS IS THE OFFICIAL 5-YEAR MEASURE OF AMERICAN BUSINESS
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United States
SALES PER EMPLOYEE
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Data is from Key Industry Statistics Table: row 6, columns 1 and 2