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

1998
Table 1 Statewide Taxable Sales, By Type of Business, Fourth 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 9,590 $1,018,445 .93 5.0 28.72 29.66
Men's apparel 3,365 334,816 .31 -42.7 17.32 9.75
Family apparel 11,854 1,617,268 1.48 16.1 41.27 47.10
Shoes 4,547 539,243 .49 3.7 15.39 15.70
Apparel stores group 29,356 3,509,772 3.22 1.2 102.70 102.22
General merchandise stores 8,030 12,413,951 11.39 8.3 339.45 361.54
Drug stores 4,351 1,406,934 1.29 2.9 40.51 40.98
General merchandise group 12,381 13,820,885 12.68 7.7 379.95 402.52
Gifts, art goods, and novelties 10,619 600,586 .55 13.7 15.65 17.49
Sporting goods 6,284 868,973 .80 6.9 24.08 25.31
Florists 5,087 278,850 .26 12.3 7.36 8.12
Photographic equipment and supplies 987 144,822 .13 -38.7 7.00 4.22
Musical instruments 3,088 509,243 .47 5.1 14.35 14.83
Stationery and books 8,590 1,070,321 .98 5.8 29.95 31.17
Jewelry 7,784 749,385 .69 25.6 17.67 21.83
Office, store, and school supplies 15,129 3,821,856 3.51 19.7 94.53 111.31
Other specialties 92,288 4,141,002 3.80 21.0 101.34 120.60
Specialty stores group 149,856 12,185,038 11.18 15.7 311.92 354.88
Food stores selling all types of liquor 5,527 3,180,527 2.92 6.4 88.50 92.63
All other food stores 18,924 1,468,747 1.35 15.6 37.63 42.78
Food stores group 24,451 4,649,274 4.26 9.2 126.13 135.41
Eating places: no alcoholic beverages 44,155 3,702,885 3.40 9.3 100.30 107.84
Eating places: beer and wine 19,197 2,101,481 1.93 8.8 57.19 61.20
Eating and drinking: all types of liquor 10,861 2,536,159 2.33 9.5 68.59 73.86
Eating and drinking group 74,213 8,340,525 7.65 9.3 226.07 242.91
Household and home furnishings 21,414 2,313,462 2.12 22.8 55.80 67.38
Household appliance dealers 3,682 1,208,016 1.11 3.8 34.46 35.18
Household group 25,096 3,521,478 3.23 15.5 90.26 102.56
Lumber and building materials 3,746 3,588,650 3.29 15.0 92.43 104.52
Hardware stores 2,159 723,375 .66 18.7 18.05 21.07
Plumbing and electrical supplies 1,781 617,098 .57 9.8 16.64 17.97
Paint, glass, and wallpaper 1,600 235,162 .22 6.3 6.55 6.85
Building material group 9,286 5,164,285 4.74 14.4 133.68 150.40
New motor vehicle dealers 2,464 10,218,269 9.37 22.5 247.02 297.60
Used motor vehicle dealers 7,341 1,178,529 1.08 24.1 28.13 34.32
Automotive supplies and parts 12,123 1,122,088 1.03 5.6 31.47 32.68
Service stations 9,151 5,268,594 4.83 25.0 124.80 153.44
Automotive group 31,079 17,787,480 16.31 22.1 431.42 518.04
Packaged liquor stores 4,874 551,180 .51 11.6 14.63 16.05
Second-hand merchandise 6,759 148,029 .14 11.7 3.92 4.31
Farm implement dealers 1,210 605,352 .56 -1.4 18.19 17.63
Farm and garden supply stores 3,591 426,760 .39 4.8 12.06 12.43
Fuel and ice dealers 756 127,534 .12 12.9 3.35 3.71
Mobile homes, trailers, and campers 812 195,679 .18 11.7 5.19 5.70
Boat, motorcycle, and plane dealers 2,303 399,865 .37 22.9 9.63 11.65
All other retail stores group 20,305 2,454,399 2.25 8.5 66.98 71.48
Retail Stores Totals 376,023 71,433,136 65.52 13.2 1,869.11 2,080.42
Business and Personal Services 103,782 5,477,083 5.02 12.0 144.88 159.51
All Other Outlets 490,220 32,119,114 29.46 13.3 839.89 935.44
Totals All Outlets 970,025 $109,029,333 100.00 13.1 2,853.88 3,175.37
HISTORICAL DATA
Comparable data for retail stores:
1994 338,018 51,436,401 66.31 5.6 1,611.92
1995 339,596 53,179,815 65.42 3.4 1,650.37
1996 344,118 55,770,308 64.99 4.9 1,707.08
1997 346,657 59,646,365 64.50 7.0 1,795.17
1998 368,698 63,112,370 65.49 5.8 1,869.11
Comparable data for all outlets:
1994 998,970 77,567,360 6.6 2,430.82
1995 992,019 81,286,633 4.8 2,522.63
1996 986,439 85,814,616 5.6 2,626.71
1997 973,786 92,476,379 7.8 2,783.25
1998 970,395 96,363,967 4.2 2,853.88