Unadjusted and Adjusted Estimates of Monthly Retail by Kinds of Business:   1995

 

 

[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. 1995 Feb. 1995 Mar. 1995 Apr. 1995 May. 1995 Jun. 1995 Jul. 1995 Aug. 1995 Sep. 1995 Oct. 1995 Nov. 1995 Dec. 1995 TOTAL
  RETAIL SALES, TOTAL 168,267 165,110 193,371 188,723 202,750 203,995 196,215 205,754 194,406 195,732 204,354 240,336 2,359,013
  TOTAL (EXCL. AUTOMOTIVE GROUP) 128,966 124,893 143,239 142,211 151,438 150,578 147,617 153,937 146,954 148,750 159,830 197,881 1,796,294
  DURABLE GOODS, TOTAL 65,374 65,334 79,426 75,936 84,488 86,502 80,132 85,449 79,261 78,761 78,764 87,920 947,347
52 BUILDING MATERIALS GROUP STORES 8,309 8,085 10,422 11,094 12,910 12,459 11,501 11,941 11,415 11,628 10,748 10,104 130,616
521,3,5 BUILDING MATERIALS,SUPPLY STORES, HARDWARE 7,420 7,178 8,961 9,294 10,605 10,581 9,962 10,144 9,758 10,087 9,309 8,615 111,914
521,3 BUILDING MATERIALS, SUPPLY STORES 6,544 6,329 7,900 8,136 9,261 9,240 8,731 8,961 8,605 8,946 8,115 7,373 98,141
525 HARDWARE STORES 876 849 1,061 1,158 1,344 1,341 1,231 1,183 1,153 1,141 1,194 1,242 13,773
55 EX 554 AUTOMOTIVE GROUP 39,301 40,217 50,132 46,512 51,312 53,417 48,598 51,817 47,452 46,982 44,524 42,455 562,719
551,2,5,6,7,9 MOTOR VEHICLE & MISCELLANEOUS AUTO DEALERS 36,867 37,888 47,275 43,709 48,346 50,378 45,628 48,703 44,525 43,985 41,600 39,760 528,664
551,2 MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS 35,565 36,327 44,764 41,216 45,581 47,354 43,131 46,133 42,291 41,992 40,213 38,163 502,730
551 MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS - NEW AND USED 32,778 33,412 41,373 38,132 42,309 43,956 39,539 42,591 38,979 38,834 37,203 35,536 464,642
553 AUTO & HOME SUPPLY STORES 2,434 2,329 2,857 2,803 2,966 3,039 2,970 3,114 2,927 2,997 2,924 2,695 34,055
57 FURNITURE GROUP STORES 9,616 8,936 10,032 9,296 10,012 10,221 10,095 10,871 10,611 10,710 12,256 15,627 128,283
571 FURNITURE & HOME FURNISHINGS STORES 4,495 4,240 4,826 4,626 4,971 4,992 5,017 5,277 5,219 5,251 5,877 6,255 61,046
5712 FURNITURE STORES 2,772 2,582 2,918 2,708 2,897 2,923 2,930 3,064 3,059 3,045 3,298 3,434 35,630
5713 FLOOR COVERING STORES 864 857 977 961 1,018 1,052 994 1,058 1,072 1,051 1,088 1,069 12,061
5722,31,34 HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCE, RADIO, TV & COMPUTER STORES 4,293 3,931 4,375 3,904 4,263 4,408 4,265 4,665 4,503 4,614 5,357 7,613 56,191
5722 HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCE STORES 741 664 790 721 821 888 919 894 797 798 891 1,024 9,948
5731 RADIO, TELEVISION AND ELECTRONIC STORES 2,454 2,187 2,349 2,102 2,321 2,327 2,338 2,530 2,478 2,530 3,161 4,832 31,609
5734 COMPUTER AND COMPUTER SOFTWARE STORES 1,098 1,080 1,236 1,081 1,121 1,193 1,008 1,241 1,228 1,286 1,305 1,757 14,634
5941 SPORTING GOODS STORES AND BICYCLE SHOPS 1,225 1,250 1,601 1,609 1,647 1,751 1,707 1,849 1,572 1,400 1,550 2,733 19,894
5942 BOOK STORES 1,308 718 695 688 785 807 782 1,247 1,102 746 851 1,468 11,197
5944 JEWELRY STORES 919 1,229 1,142 1,209 1,610 1,395 1,265 1,399 1,331 1,376 1,875 4,487 19,237
  NONDURABLE GOODS, TOTAL 102,893 99,776 113,945 112,787 118,262 117,493 116,083 120,305 115,145 116,971 125,590 152,416 1,411,666
53 GENERAL MERCHANDISE GROUP STORES 18,254 18,388 22,255 22,735 23,886 23,956 23,168 24,617 23,169 24,099 30,029 43,022 297,578
531 DEPT. STORES (EXCL. LEASED DEPTS.) 13,777 14,104 17,242 17,605 18,337 18,442 17,937 19,147 18,044 18,730 23,773 34,182 231,320
531 DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 14,113 14,450 17,664 18,043 18,780 18,876 18,345 19,613 18,475 19,159 24,344 34,902 236,764
531 pt. CONVENTIONAL DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 2,727 3,132 3,847 3,825 4,031 3,860 3,577 4,219 4,100 4,073 5,460 8,516 51,367
531 pt. DISCOUNT DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 8,846 8,882 10,766 11,245 11,717 11,935 11,498 11,932 11,250 11,792 14,533 20,110 144,506
531 pt. NATIONAL CHAIN DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 2,540 2,436 3,051 2,973 3,032 3,081 3,270 3,462 3,125 3,294 4,351 6,276 40,891
533 VARIETY STORES 632 601 709 768 791 791 736 774 757 800 947 1,495 9,801
539 MISCELLANEOUS GENERAL MERCHANDISE STORES 3,845 3,683 4,304 4,362 4,758 4,723 4,495 4,696 4,368 4,569 5,309 7,345 56,457
54 FOOD GROUP STORES 32,121 30,144 33,421 32,847 34,241 34,064 34,535 34,339 33,164 32,909 33,526 37,168 402,479
541 GROCERY STORES 30,659 28,666 31,829 31,172 32,574 32,413 32,878 32,652 31,529 31,206 31,807 34,861 382,246
542 MEAT, FISH (SEAFOOD) MARKETS 423 403 452 452 447 451 465 480 452 440 476 625 5,566
546 RETAIL BAKERIES 442 448 485 490 519 510 507 517 508 553 535 588 6,102
554 GASOLINE SERVICE STATIONS 11,981 11,443 12,790 12,701 13,937 14,210 14,013 14,186 13,213 13,190 12,650 12,931 157,245
56 APPAREL & ACCESSORY STORES 6,533 6,684 8,622 8,906 8,971 8,854 8,483 9,796 9,324 9,020 10,798 15,413 111,404
561 MEN'S & BOYS' CLOTHING, FURNISHINGS 662 608 676 728 722 742 644 697 724 757 905 1,470 9,335
562,3 WOMEN'S CLOTHING SPECIALTY STORES 2,006 2,113 2,712 2,759 2,913 2,694 2,515 2,728 2,742 2,706 3,038 4,452 33,378
562 WOMEN'S READY TO WEAR 1,724 1,811 2,395 2,438 2,537 2,358 2,173 2,327 2,371 2,314 2,568 3,694 28,710
565 FAMILY CLOTHING STORES 2,200 2,271 2,907 2,966 2,965 3,067 3,013 3,495 3,327 3,297 4,300 6,278 40,086
566 SHOE STORES 1,144 1,152 1,606 1,756 1,705 1,698 1,604 1,984 1,683 1,514 1,717 2,170 19,733
58 EATING AND DRINKING PLACES 17,123 16,755 19,117 19,158 19,948 19,975 20,265 20,617 19,333 19,464 18,477 19,609 229,841
5812 EATING PLACES 16,204 15,834 18,082 18,130 18,894 18,934 19,195 19,530 18,225 18,368 17,399 18,481 217,276
5812 pt. RESTAURANTS, LUNCHROOMS, CAFETERIAS 8,849 8,648 9,704 9,727 10,126 10,041 10,450 10,598 9,695 9,756 9,350 9,808 116,752
5812 pt. REFRESHMENT PLACES 7,231 7,064 8,179 8,114 8,451 8,491 8,515 8,667 8,232 8,260 7,821 8,410 97,435
5813 DRINKING PLACES (ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES) 919 921 1,035 1,028 1,054 1,041 1,070 1,087 1,108 1,096 1,078 1,128 12,565
591 DRUG & PROPRIETARY STORES 6,830 6,615 7,135 6,954 7,274 7,034 6,791 7,034 6,858 7,082 7,209 9,021 85,837
592 LIQUOR STORES 1,556 1,502 1,726 1,700 1,808 1,864 1,888 1,862 1,846 1,790 1,881 2,599 22,022
596 NONSTORE RETAILERS (2) 5,463 4,980 5,977 5,313 5,598 5,348 4,965 5,735 6,019 6,942 8,123 8,761 73,224
5961 TOTAL MAIL ORDER (3) 3,809 3,189 3,969 3,519 3,742 3,528 3,401 3,867 4,153 4,838 5,992 6,747 50,754
598 FUEL DEALERS 1,936 1,988 1,655 1,197 1,106 938 858 973 1,066 1,225 1,636 2,265 16,843
53,56,57,594 GAF, TOTAL (4) 39,919 39,408 46,724 46,893 49,513 49,598 48,096 52,481 49,722 50,254 61,456 90,325 624,389
594 MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS STORES 5,516 5,400 5,815 5,956 6,644 6,567 6,350 7,197 6,618 6,425 8,373 16,263 87,124
  ADJUSTED (5)                          
  RETAIL SALES, TOTAL 194,592 191,149 192,642 193,458 195,701 197,309 197,515 198,580 199,155 198,591 200,320 202,331 NA
  TOTAL (EXCL. AUTOMOTIVE GROUP) 148,996 146,547 147,428 147,575 149,306 149,573 149,865 150,400 151,246 150,829 151,975 153,496 NA
  DURABLE GOODS, TOTAL 77,291 75,796 76,673 77,084 78,135 79,503 79,674 80,497 80,379 80,342 81,461 82,125 NA
52 BUILDING MATERIALS, GROUP STORES 11,013 10,829 10,932 10,651 10,688 10,664 10,759 10,850 10,948 11,091 11,223 11,397 NA
521,3 BUILDING MATERIALS SUPPLY STORES 8,466 8,219 8,187 8,032 7,963 8,021 8,084 8,051 8,195 8,353 8,366 8,613 NA
525 HARDWARE STORES 1,076 1,125 1,145 1,120 1,156 1,184 1,158 1,149 1,161 1,143 1,186 1,172 NA
55 EX 554 AUTOMOTIVE GROUP 45,596 44,602 45,214 45,883 46,395 47,736 47,650 48,180 47,909 47,762 48,345 48,835 NA
551,2,5,6,7,9 MOTOR VEHICLE AND MISC AUTO DEALERS 42,769 41,819 42,399 43,063 43,594 44,940 44,821 45,347 45,020 44,883 45,415 45,912 NA
553 AUTO & HOME SUPPLY STORES 2,827 2,783 2,815 2,820 2,801 2,796 2,829 2,833 2,889 2,879 2,930 2,923 NA
57 FURNITURE GROUP STORES 10,522 10,382 10,354 10,249 10,535 10,614 10,613 10,817 10,934 10,976 11,141 11,068 NA
571 FURNITURE & HOME FURNISHINGS STORES 5,028 4,971 4,930 4,942 5,001 5,053 5,083 5,099 5,203 5,209 5,314 5,217 NA
5722,31,34 HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCE, RADIO, TV & COMPUTER STORES 4,552 4,529 4,548 4,426 4,644 4,660 4,601 4,741 4,796 4,831 4,861 4,928 NA
  NONDURABLE GOODS, TOTAL 117,301 115,353 115,969 116,374 117,566 117,806 117,841 118,083 118,776 118,249 118,859 120,206 NA
53 GENERAL MERCHANDISE GROUP STORES 24,823 23,861 24,353 24,287 24,700 24,921 25,088 24,901 25,225 24,939 25,081 25,286 NA
531 DEPT. STORES (EXCL. LEASED DEPTS.) 19,108 18,534 18,906 18,749 19,121 19,372 19,539 19,380 19,677 19,450 19,582 19,679 NA
531 DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 19,489 18,931 19,342 19,190 19,502 19,786 20,099 19,831 20,160 19,905 20,076 20,146 NA
531 pt. CONVENTIONAL DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 4,427 4,187 4,223 4,227 4,279 4,308 4,325 4,270 4,348 4,265 4,286 4,290 NA
531 pt. DISCOUNT DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 11,639 11,402 11,766 11,714 11,895 12,092 12,129 12,126 12,336 12,258 12,369 12,421 NA
531 pt. NATIONAL CHAIN DEPT. STORES (INCL. LEASED DEPTS.) (1) 3,423 3,342 3,353 3,249 3,328 3,386 3,645 3,435 3,476 3,382 3,421 3,435 NA
533 VARIETY STORES 903 758 769 792 807 821 797 797 826 827 834 862 NA
539 MISCELLANEOUS GENERAL MERCHANDISE STORES 4,812 4,569 4,678 4,746 4,772 4,728 4,752 4,724 4,722 4,662 4,665 4,745 NA
54 FOOD GROUP STORES 33,706 33,374 33,319 33,339 33,546 33,546 33,510 33,582 33,557 33,665 33,643 34,145 NA
541 GROCERY STORES 32,037 31,710 31,671 31,679 31,904 31,903 31,828 31,887 31,847 31,941 31,903 32,399 NA
554 GASOLINE SERVICE STATIONS 13,037 13,048 12,958 13,148 13,261 13,305 13,320 13,209 13,121 12,995 12,961 13,115 NA
56 APPAREL & ACCESSORY STORES 9,385 9,018 9,224 9,122 9,298 9,246 9,191 9,164 9,508 9,262 9,432 9,482 NA
561 MEN'S & BOYS' CLOTHING, FURNISHINGS 815 801 773 765 771 761 754 752 780 772 790 791 NA
562,3 WOMEN'S CLOTHING SPECIALTY STORES 2,866 2,788 2,846 2,767 2,839 2,766 2,791 2,761 2,815 2,770 2,722 2,750 NA
566 SHOE STORES 1,600 1,498 1,640 1,664 1,667 1,676 1,650 1,637 1,670 1,653 1,702 1,655 NA
58 EATING AND DRINKING PLACES 18,900 18,637 18,872 19,139 19,218 19,151 19,263 19,377 19,372 19,367 19,307 19,396 NA
591 DRUG & PROPRIETARY STORES 7,137 7,060 7,002 7,074 7,138 7,141 7,089 7,163 7,249 7,279 7,341 7,340 NA
592 LIQUOR STORES 1,837 1,801 1,813 1,812 1,813 1,820 1,807 1,838 1,868 1,872 1,868 1,881 NA
5961 TOTAL MAIL ORDER (3) 4,026 3,899 3,941 3,972 4,085 4,117 4,204 4,321 4,385 4,410 4,567 4,596 NA
53,56,57,594 GAF, TOTAL (4) 51,802 50,166 50,929 50,723 51,794 51,958 52,166 52,181 53,012 52,537 53,225 53,313 NA

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