Unadjusted and Adjusted Estimates of Monthly Retail by Kinds of Business:   2000

 

 

[Estimates are shown in millions of dollars.  Estimates are based on data from the  Monthly Retail Trade Survey, Annual Retail Trade Survey, and administrative records and have been adjusted using results of the most recent economic census]

  NOT ADJUSTED                          
    Jan. 2000 Feb. 2000 Mar. 2000 Apr. 2000 May. 2000 Jun. 2000 Jul. 2000 Aug. 2000 Sep. 2000 Oct. 2000 Nov. 2000 Dec. 2000 TOTAL
  RETAIL SALES, TOTAL 229,871 244,951 273,112 260,159 279,257 276,261 267,893 279,472 264,793 266,159 272,790 317,333 3,232,051
  TOTAL (EXCL. AUTOMOTIVE GROUP) 171,579 178,248 198,200 194,062 205,889 202,834 199,849 206,809 198,082 201,301 213,181 259,765 2,429,799
  DURABLE GOODS, TOTAL 94,785 105,562 118,242 108,498 120,656 118,742 111,652 118,061 109,555 107,589 105,103 116,375 1,334,820
52 BUILDING MATERIALS GROUP STORES 11,364 12,113 15,698 16,275 19,189 17,710 16,267 16,424 15,285 15,827 14,425 13,496 184,073
521,3,5 BUILDING MATERIALS,SUPPLY STORES, HARDWARE 10,233 10,793 13,751 13,939 16,008 15,173 14,395 14,565 13,534 14,087 12,849 11,920 161,247
521,3 BUILDING MATERIALS, SUPPLY STORES 9,185 9,790 12,481 12,566 14,477 13,689 13,014 13,195 12,261 12,812 11,588 10,577 145,635
525 HARDWARE STORES 1,048 1,003 1,270 1,373 1,531 1,484 1,381 1,370 1,273 1,275 1,261 1,343 15,612
55 EX 554 AUTOMOTIVE GROUP 58,292 66,703 74,912 66,097 73,368 73,427 68,044 72,663 66,711 64,858 59,609 57,568 802,252
551,2,5,6,7,9 MOTOR VEHICLE & MISCELLANEOUS AUTO DEALERS 55,309 63,595 71,322 62,705 69,632 69,685 64,337 68,761 63,097 61,329 56,175 54,246 760,193
551,2 MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS 52,515 60,245 66,469 58,172 64,386 64,488 60,069 64,406 59,339 57,743 52,894 50,914 711,640
551 MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS - NEW AND USED 47,625 54,306 60,418 52,786 58,838 58,742 54,506 58,721 53,896 52,602 48,277 46,460 647,177
553 AUTO & HOME SUPPLY STORES 2,983 3,108 3,590 3,392 3,736 3,742 3,707 3,902 3,614 3,529 3,434 3,322 42,059
57 FURNITURE GROUP STORES 13,238 13,436 14,285 13,200 13,883 13,616 13,679 14,677 13,956 13,707 15,538 19,755 172,970
571 FURNITURE & HOME FURNISHINGS STORES 6,084 6,382 6,952 6,516 6,970 6,811 6,885 7,257 6,849 6,943 7,627 7,931 83,207
5712 FURNITURE STORES 3,737 3,888 4,162 3,854 4,048 3,948 4,002 4,123 3,999 3,950 4,281 4,223 48,215
5713 FLOOR COVERING STORES 1,102 1,163 1,383 1,264 1,414 1,420 1,343 1,474 1,325 1,418 1,403 1,225 15,934
5722,31,34 HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCE, RADIO, TV & COMPUTER STORES 6,241 6,120 6,279 5,695 5,916 5,858 5,879 6,380 6,067 5,794 6,842 9,984 77,055
5722 HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCE STORES 887 892 975 928 1,071 1,085 1,007 1,058 1,004 1,018 1,096 1,217 12,238
5731 RADIO, TELEVISION AND ELECTRONIC STORES 3,236 3,216 3,169 2,888 2,993 3,009 3,164 3,426 3,144 3,007 4,010 6,454 41,716
5734 COMPUTER AND COMPUTER SOFTWARE STORES 2,118 2,012 2,135 1,879 1,852 1,764 1,708 1,896 1,919 1,769 1,736 2,313 23,101
5941 SPORTING GOODS STORES AND BICYCLE SHOPS 1,628 1,727 2,128 2,062 2,273 2,419 2,342 2,372 2,118 1,827 2,058 3,516 26,470
5942 BOOK STORES 1,492 1,090 1,035 985 1,121 1,145 1,076 1,642 1,461 1,068 1,165 2,010 15,290
5944 JEWELRY STORES 1,253 1,992 1,511 1,571 2,140 1,785 1,646 1,774 1,710 1,688 2,183 5,796 25,049
  NONDURABLE GOODS, TOTAL 135,086 139,389 154,870 151,661 158,601 157,519 156,241 161,411 155,238 158,570 167,687 200,958 1,897,231
53 GENERAL MERCHANDISE GROUP STORES 25,494 27,308 31,200 31,492 33,216 32,449 31,556 33,513 31,200 32,630 40,081 55,451 405,590
531 DEPT. STORES (EXCL. LEASED DEPTS.) 19,755 21,056 24,124 24,629 25,779 24,947 24,196 25,970 24,101 25,113 31,594 44,217 315,481
531 DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 20,124 21,456 24,576 25,109 26,274 25,413 24,632 26,442 24,538 25,570 32,189 44,996 321,319
531 pt. CONVENTIONAL DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 3,175 3,823 4,317 4,290 4,495 4,193 3,876 4,460 4,387 4,381 5,762 9,724 56,883
531 pt. DISCOUNT DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 14,203 14,901 16,992 17,505 18,335 17,989 17,605 18,538 17,037 17,829 21,954 28,852 221,740
531 pt. NATIONAL CHAIN DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 2,746 2,732 3,267 3,314 3,444 3,231 3,151 3,444 3,114 3,360 4,473 6,420 42,696
533 VARIETY STORES 946 1,142 1,268 1,249 1,309 1,274 1,275 1,334 1,275 1,380 1,652 2,311 16,415
539 MISCELLANEOUS GENERAL MERCHANDISE STORES 4,793 5,110 5,808 5,614 6,128 6,228 6,085 6,209 5,824 6,137 6,835 8,923 73,694
54 FOOD GROUP STORES 37,157 36,506 39,770 39,759 41,076 40,872 41,604 41,239 40,116 39,898 40,715 44,986 483,698
541 GROCERY STORES 35,343 34,574 37,747 37,614 38,922 38,736 39,479 39,132 38,052 37,826 38,611 42,220 458,256
542 MEAT, FISH (SEAFOOD) MARKETS 515 513 571 642 622 625 641 598 608 569 603 856 7,363
546 RETAIL BAKERIES 596 613 656 659 671 664 652 680 664 700 691 766 8,012
554 GASOLINE SERVICE STATIONS 15,272 15,971 18,313 17,259 18,619 19,649 19,561 19,387 18,901 18,856 17,856 17,656 217,300
56 APPAREL & ACCESSORY STORES 8,163 9,147 11,291 11,546 11,583 11,156 10,839 12,842 11,702 11,731 13,532 19,166 142,698
561 MEN'S & BOYS' CLOTHING, FURNISHINGS 744 718 833 895 913 893 858 945 904 952 1,091 1,622 11,368
562,3 WOMEN'S CLOTHING SPECIALTY STORES 2,169 2,513 3,223 3,295 3,443 3,193 2,967 3,289 3,253 3,243 3,567 5,296 39,451
562 WOMEN'S READY TO WEAR 1,739 2,060 2,763 2,802 2,910 2,657 2,469 2,737 2,755 2,745 2,927 4,015 32,579
565 FAMILY CLOTHING STORES 3,158 3,499 4,299 4,361 4,407 4,357 4,267 4,984 4,492 4,670 5,845 8,352 56,691
566 SHOE STORES 1,330 1,513 1,812 1,912 1,872 1,791 1,764 2,253 1,767 1,655 1,767 2,366 21,802
58 EATING AND DRINKING PLACES 22,894 23,643 25,962 25,547 26,319 26,435 26,932 26,664 25,748 25,932 24,546 26,006 306,628
5812 EATING PLACES 21,713 22,400 24,550 24,249 25,012 25,125 25,585 25,318 24,444 24,655 23,312 24,673 291,036
5812 pt. RESTAURANTS, LUNCHROOMS, CAFETERIAS 11,615 12,142 13,234 12,993 13,182 13,119 13,608 13,412 13,033 13,246 12,416 13,131 155,131
5812 pt. REFRESHMENT PLACES 9,715 9,860 10,852 10,796 11,161 11,361 11,403 11,281 10,641 10,696 10,320 10,821 128,907
5813 DRINKING PLACES (ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES) 1,181 1,243 1,412 1,298 1,307 1,310 1,347 1,346 1,304 1,277 1,234 1,333 15,592
591 DRUG & PROPRIETARY STORES 10,076 10,152 10,851 10,505 11,172 10,755 10,607 11,047 10,699 11,215 11,247 13,525 131,851
592 LIQUOR STORES 2,043 2,101 2,327 2,263 2,501 2,560 2,612 2,570 2,502 2,497 2,707 3,590 30,273
596 NONSTORE RETAILERS (2) 9,445 9,626 11,150 9,850 10,355 10,394 9,519 10,726 10,760 11,790 12,763 14,794 131,172
5961 TOTAL MAIL ORDER (3) 7,724 7,690 8,953 8,038 8,260 8,392 7,748 8,704 8,832 9,669 10,682 12,900 107,592
598 FUEL DEALERS 2,876 2,922 2,093 1,515 1,430 1,234 1,111 1,359 1,594 1,876 2,115 3,304 23,429
53,56,57,594 GAF, TOTAL (4) 53,969 57,756 64,722 64,091 67,460 65,822 64,423 70,190 65,478 66,321 79,657 114,222 834,111
594 MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS STORES 7,074 7,865 7,946 7,853 8,778 8,601 8,349 9,158 8,620 8,253 10,506 19,850 112,853
  ADJUSTED (5)                          
  RETAIL SALES, TOTAL 263,234 266,799 269,108 267,119 267,417 268,436 270,645 270,549 272,714 272,490 270,931 271,347  
  TOTAL (EXCL. AUTOMOTIVE GROUP) 196,013 198,627 201,690 200,598 201,283 201,892 203,411 203,750 205,071 205,352 204,753 204,891  
  DURABLE GOODS, TOTAL 111,332 112,663 112,776 111,202 110,805 110,718 111,700 111,268 112,186 111,647 110,315 110,202  
52 BUILDING MATERIALS, GROUP STORES 15,319 15,201 16,137 15,445 15,546 15,269 15,259 15,273 15,085 15,277 15,189 15,331  
521,3 BUILDING MATERIALS SUPPLY STORES 12,086 11,968 12,775 12,224 12,289 12,071 12,084 12,083 11,939 12,133 12,071 12,214  
525 HARDWARE STORES 1,278 1,281 1,344 1,304 1,314 1,310 1,309 1,315 1,281 1,293 1,276 1,295  
55 EX 554 AUTOMOTIVE GROUP 67,221 68,172 67,418 66,521 66,134 66,544 67,234 66,799 67,643 67,138 66,178 66,456  
551,2,5,6,7,9 MOTOR VEHICLE AND MISC AUTO DEALERS 63,720 64,695 63,909 63,084 62,619 63,063 63,700 63,258 64,058 63,685 62,695 62,857  
553 AUTO & HOME SUPPLY STORES 3,501 3,477 3,509 3,437 3,515 3,481 3,534 3,541 3,585 3,453 3,483 3,599  
57 FURNITURE GROUP STORES 14,273 14,418 14,489 14,581 14,530 14,348 14,437 14,517 14,526 14,520 14,365 14,066  
571 FURNITURE & HOME FURNISHINGS STORES 6,798 6,929 6,966 7,006 7,040 6,993 7,033 7,018 6,996 6,978 6,865 6,620  
5722,31,34 HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCE, RADIO, TV & COMPUTER STORES 6,447 6,469 6,440 6,457 6,396 6,292 6,335 6,425 6,461 6,488 6,467 6,425  
  NONDURABLE GOODS, TOTAL 151,902 154,136 156,332 155,917 156,612 157,718 158,945 159,281 160,528 160,843 160,616 161,145  
53 GENERAL MERCHANDISE GROUP STORES 33,095 33,181 33,410 33,281 33,591 33,639 34,154 34,228 34,314 34,360 34,087 34,030  
531 DEPT. STORES (EXCL. LEASED DEPTS.) 26,028 25,867 26,024 25,898 26,145 26,123 26,444 26,581 26,631 26,659 26,505 26,430  
531 DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 26,277 26,366 26,398 26,410 26,607 26,475 26,898 27,024 27,136 27,239 27,080 26,450  
531 pt. CONVENTIONAL DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 4,818 4,761 4,697 4,714 4,702 4,669 4,664 4,660 4,722 4,741 4,727 4,778  
531 pt. DISCOUNT DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 17,865 18,062 18,115 18,102 18,280 18,263 18,709 18,839 18,867 18,987 18,828 18,135  
531 pt. NATIONAL CHAIN DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 3,594 3,543 3,586 3,594 3,625 3,543 3,525 3,525 3,547 3,511 3,525 3,537  
533 VARIETY STORES 1,285 1,302 1,311 1,320 1,336 1,337 1,378 1,394 1,400 1,407 1,419 1,442  
539 MISCELLANEOUS GENERAL MERCHANDISE STORES 5,782 6,012 6,075 6,063 6,110 6,179 6,332 6,253 6,283 6,294 6,163 6,158  
54 FOOD GROUP STORES 38,774 39,198 39,678 40,249 40,138 40,407 40,373 40,352 40,588 40,784 40,786 41,164  
541 GROCERY STORES 36,701 37,136 37,597 38,148 38,010 38,277 38,218 38,215 38,436 38,637 38,650 39,056  
554 GASOLINE SERVICE STATIONS 16,746 17,609 18,554 17,756 17,766 18,278 18,454 18,170 18,549 18,504 18,523 18,053  
56 APPAREL & ACCESSORY STORES 11,354 11,625 11,827 11,744 11,803 11,664 11,702 11,913 12,066 12,126 12,038 12,143  
561 MEN'S & BOYS' CLOTHING, FURNISHINGS 907 925 937 934 939 927 952 955 967 957 950 954  
562,3 WOMEN'S CLOTHING SPECIALTY STORES 2,971 3,153 3,316 3,212 3,264 3,235 3,271 3,342 3,406 3,396 3,312 3,341  
566 SHOE STORES 1,819 1,814 1,817 1,819 1,798 1,770 1,791 1,823 1,827 1,833 1,824 1,819  
58 EATING AND DRINKING PLACES 24,966 25,046 25,428 25,369 25,331 25,443 25,698 25,516 25,825 25,701 25,757 25,825  
591 DRUG & PROPRIETARY STORES 10,388 10,434 10,576 10,676 10,868 10,886 11,072 11,227 11,286 11,444 11,407 11,404  
592 LIQUOR STORES 2,387 2,435 2,455 2,431 2,491 2,522 2,546 2,560 2,556 2,606 2,628 2,579  
5961 TOTAL MAIL ORDER (3) 8,621 8,602 8,777 8,709 8,787 9,014 9,073 9,201 9,210 9,235 9,337 9,382  
53,56,57,594 GAF, TOTAL (4) 67,676 68,444 68,987 68,911 69,373 69,051 69,901 70,198 70,559 70,536 69,963 69,642  

Source: Monthly Retail Surveys Branch, U.S. Census Bureau
Last Revised: December 17, 2003