Table 1 Statewide Taxable Sales, By Type of Business, Third Quarter 1999

Table 1 Statewide Taxable Sales, By Type of Business, Third Quarter 1999
  Taxable Transactions Per capita
taxable transactions
Type of business Number of
permits on
July 1, 1999
Amount
(in thousands)
Percent
of total
Percent change
from
year to year
1998 1999
Retail Stores  
Women's apparel 10,089 $819,060 .82 4.7 23.37 24.06
Men's apparel 3,813 489,903 .49 15.4 12.67 14.39
Family apparel 12,384 981,831 .98 -6.9 31.50 28.85
Shoes 4,745 503,980 .50 3.3 14.57 14.81
Apparel stores group 31,031 2,794,774 2.78 1.6 82.11 82.11
General merchandise stores 9,658 8,796,765 8.76 9.7 239.31 258.45
Drug stores 4,366 1,199,712 1.19 -1.6 36.41 35.25
General merchandise group 14,024 9,996,477 9.95 8.2 275.72 293.70
Gifts, art goods, and novelties 12,472 379,633 .38 13.4 10.00 11.15
Sporting goods 6,866 792,380 .79 8.3 21.84 23.28
Florists 5,513 196,602 .20 9.3 5.37 5.78
Photographic equipment and supplies 1,491 113,399 .11 -48.0 6.51 3.33
Musical instruments 3,089 406,753 .40 6.7 11.39 11.95
Stationery and books 9,402 1,006,474 1.00 4.4 28.79 29.57
Jewelry 8,278 383,846 .38 14.4 10.01 11.28
Office, store, and school supplies 15,557 3,576,266 3.56 23.4 86.56 105.07
Other specialties 102,614 3,236,009 3.22 16.7 82.81 95.08
Specialty stores group 165,282 10,091,362 10.05 14.4 263.28 296.49
Food stores selling all types of liquor 5,410 2,832,355 2.82 4.0 81.35 83.22
All other food stores 19,042 1,479,457 1.47 9.9 40.20 43.47
Food stores group 24,452 4,311,812 4.29 5.9 121.55 126.68
Eating places: no alcoholic beverages 44,220 3,687,023 3.67 7.3 102.64 108.33
Eating places: beer and wine 19,285 2,124,549 2.12 8.7 58.36 62.42
Eating and drinking: all types of liquor 10,765 2,523,194 2.51 8.2 69.60 74.13
Eating and drinking group 74,270 8,334,766 8.30 7.9 230.59 244.88
Household and home furnishings 23,100 1,992,394 1.98 19.4 49.80 58.54
Household appliance dealers 3,922 972,844 .97 2.1 28.44 28.58
Household group 27,022 2,965,238 2.95 13.2 78.24 87.12
Lumber and building materials 3,778 3,881,490 3.86 16.1 99.77 114.04
Hardware stores 2,221 611,800 .61 4.9 17.41 17.98
Plumbing and electrical supplies 1,766 630,743 .63 9.9 17.14 18.53
Paint, glass, and wallpaper 1,658 262,322 .26 4.1 7.52 7.71
Building material group 9,423 5,386,355 5.36 13.4 141.85 158.25
New motor vehicle dealers 2,460 10,587,481 10.54 15.6 273.53 311.07
Used motor vehicle dealers 7,377 1,218,403 1.21 22.0 29.81 35.80
Automotive supplies and parts 12,493 1,158,710 1.15 0.4 34.45 34.04
Service stations 9,298 5,525,343 5.50 21.2 136.07 162.34
Automotive group 31,628 18,489,937 18.41 16.5 473.87 543.25
Packaged liquor stores 4,913 496,973 .49 7.2 13.84 14.60
Second-hand merchandise 8,117 119,961 .12 9.5 3.27 3.52
Farm implement dealers 1,236 608,165 .61 4.1 17.44 17.87
Farm and garden supply stores 3,866 514,755 .51 -7.9 16.68 15.12
Fuel and ice dealers 841 97,463 .10 20.9 2.41 2.86
Mobile homes, trailers, and campers 804 238,006 .24 9.0 6.52 6.99
Boat, motorcycle, and plane dealers 2,306 475,171 .47 15.8 12.25 13.96
All other retail stores group 22,083 2,550,494 2.54 5.2 72.41 74.94
Retail Stores Totals 399,215 64,921,215 64.63 11.4 1,739.62 1,907.43
Business and Personal Services 106,202 5,132,724 5.11 5.5 145.22 150.80
All Other Outlets 456,213 30,396,472 30.26 7.6 843.22 893.07
Totals All Outlets 961,630 $100,450,411 100.00 9.9 2,728.06 2,951.30
HISTORICAL DATA
Comparable data for retail stores:
1994 332,958 47,171,964 65.15 4.8 1,483.86
1995 337,374 49,360,754 64.46 4.6 1,539.49
1996 339,587 51,602,766 63.73 4.5 1,593.51
1997 342,228 54,809,162 63.31 6.2 1,663.05
1998 345,609 58,266,755 63.77 6.3 1,739.62
Comparable data for all outlets:
1994 979,341 72,408,961 5.3 2,277.73
1995 983,574 76,580,522 5.8 2,388.44
1996 974,756 80,964,848 5.7 2,500.23
1997 965,223 86,574,215 6.9 2,626.88
1998 954,088 91,373,547 5.5 2,728.06