Quarterly Business Review

2nd Quarter, 1997

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                                                                            TABLE 3:

                                                    TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR COUNTIES*
                                                 BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                                                                 2ND QUARTER, 1997 
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                                                          ADAMS                  ASOTIN         
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59    298      $11,945,612    315      $21,266,194
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52     16          874,528     23        2,752,628
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.           10          308,106      9        1,894,165
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....            D                D      3          112,986
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............            6          566,422      7          512,609
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...            D                D      4          232,868
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            -                -      D                D
    OTHER...........................            D                D      D                D
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53      5           95,230      6        6,914,208
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            D                D      D                D
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            -                -      D                D
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            5           95,230      6        6,914,208
  FOOD..............................    54     16        1,967,225     15        2,912,516
    GROCERY STORES 541..............           13        1,959,440      9        2,564,299
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....            -                -      D                D
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            -                -      D                D
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            -                -      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................            -                -      D                D
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............            3            7,785      6          348,217
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55     30        3,585,539     32        2,621,689
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.           10        1,342,862      9          812,584
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........           10        1,548,979      7          563,955
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............            7          683,618      6          231,425
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............            3           10,080     10        1,013,725
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56     14          285,382      6           13,596
    CLOTHING 561-565................            8          269,969      D                D
    SHOES 566.......................            D                D      D                D
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............            6           15,413      6           13,596
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57     38          473,703     52          703,621
    FURNITURE 571...................            8          155,723     20          417,678
    APPLIANCES 572..................            6          167,722      5           52,088
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....           24          150,258     27          233,855
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58     39        2,517,592     33        3,285,839
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    140        2,146,413    148        2,062,097
    DRUG STORES 591.................            5          451,190      5          505,733
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594           26          228,929     33          725,106
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........           57          998,214     50          302,153
    FUEL/ICE 598....................            D                D      D                D
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............           52          468,080     60          529,105

SERVICES                             70-89    302        3,936,095    258        3,947,658
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............            8          423,545      9          252,189
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............           18          217,045     18          267,227
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          151        1,635,990    119        1,567,539
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........           22           70,562     15           70,889
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....           54          943,016     45          667,146
  OTHER SERVICES....................           71          716,499     67        1,193,557

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17    202       10,897,936    168        3,457,381
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39     47          216,963     47          384,530
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49     76        2,500,185     68        1,147,556
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51    375       10,363,395    352        1,896,910
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67     39          298,923     26          841,145
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........           26          525,820     18          173,100

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        1,365      $40,684,929  1,252      $33,114,474
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                         BENTON                  CHELAN        
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59  1,350     $195,083,470  1,070     $114,162,762
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52     63       16,635,716     70       16,017,904
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.           17        3,164,290     32        6,204,139
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....           17        2,104,691      9          634,069
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............           16       10,430,075     15        8,290,235
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...            7          555,451     10          548,474
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            6          381,209      4          340,987
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53     17       42,136,705     14       18,250,857
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            8       22,744,413      4        6,010,606
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            3        9,615,287      D                D
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            6        9,777,005     10       12,240,251
  FOOD..............................    54     69       26,376,206     68       11,395,781
    GROCERY STORES 541..............           50       25,540,281     45       10,800,689
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....            D                D      3          100,076
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            4           41,977      3           73,983
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            -                -      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................            4          141,648      7          108,424
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............           11          652,300     10          312,609
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55    112       37,016,185     91       30,411,062
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.           39       24,842,341     32       22,270,077
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........           31        5,905,789     24        2,913,899
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............           19        3,122,440     19        1,624,287
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............           23        3,145,615     16        3,602,799
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56     76        6,239,595     54        2,435,063
    CLOTHING 561-565................           45        4,135,622     34        1,608,798
    SHOES 566.......................           10        1,519,869      9          493,342
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............           21          584,104     11          332,923
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57    209       13,894,990    142        5,765,604
    FURNITURE 571...................           67        5,008,097     48        3,039,431
    APPLIANCES 572..................           20        3,520,734     11          681,137
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....          122        5,366,159     83        2,045,036
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58    197       27,997,029    184       14,450,625
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    607       24,787,044    447       15,435,866
    DRUG STORES 591.................            9        2,194,446     11        1,242,395
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594          138       10,968,937    122        6,002,739
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........          144        2,727,354    112        2,577,950
    FUEL/ICE 598....................            5          290,905      6          380,047
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............          311        8,605,402    196        5,232,735

SERVICES                             70-89  1,147       38,987,425    939       30,043,456
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............           32        6,442,923    104       10,809,260
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............          131        3,144,017     80        1,596,168
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          489       10,756,603    356        6,399,834
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........          112        1,075,786     67          650,191
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....          166        8,393,073    124        4,843,264
  OTHER SERVICES....................          329       10,250,809    275        6,394,930

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17    851       54,071,201    715       44,500,322
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39    178        4,245,838    144        3,391,233
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    149       15,781,787    123        7,656,358
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51  1,182       29,130,726    864       26,014,683
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67     91        3,997,823     69        2,106,216
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........          115        3,445,474     76        1,893,679

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        5,063     $344,743,744  4,000     $229,768,709
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                         CLALLAM                  CLARK        
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59    869      $75,954,859  2,101     $327,558,416
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52     58        7,179,435    156       30,585,757
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.           27        4,342,986     60       21,393,258
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....            4          156,103     19        2,656,229
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............           11        1,690,730     28        1,783,299
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...           12          861,433     46        4,725,785
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            4          128,183      3           27,186
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53     14       17,066,714     20       35,941,513
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            4        4,653,270      7       31,806,116
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            3        4,141,645      7          959,927
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            7        8,271,799      6        3,175,470
  FOOD..............................    54     60       10,012,151    158       62,352,719
    GROCERY STORES 541..............           41        9,462,581    129       61,431,960
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....            D                D      5          108,438
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            -                -      D                D
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            D                D      D                D
    BAKERIES 546....................            6           53,715      8          138,340
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............           13          495,855     16          673,981
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55     88       15,467,597    174       70,087,898
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.           27       10,911,015     53       52,653,013
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........           22        2,382,841     57        9,714,161
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............           21        1,192,898     39        3,202,603
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............           18          980,843     25        4,518,121
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56     27        1,378,675     86       14,148,798
    CLOTHING 561-565................           16        1,018,805     50       10,534,675
    SHOES 566.......................            5          225,202      8        1,259,557
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............            6          134,668     28        2,354,566
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57    123        4,795,932    318       20,015,063
    FURNITURE 571...................           47        2,814,481    103       10,006,051
    APPLIANCES 572..................            9          606,584     23        1,047,334
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....           67        1,374,867    192        8,961,678
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58    141       12,074,961    399       55,268,342
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    358        7,979,394    790       39,158,326
    DRUG STORES 591.................            7        2,072,492     12       10,123,890
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594           97        2,264,234    174       11,461,992
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........           89        1,326,995    202        4,903,773
    FUEL/ICE 598....................            D                D     11          693,932
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............          165        2,315,673    391       11,974,739

SERVICES                             70-89    792       17,377,282  2,001       92,875,135
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............           79        4,627,617     35        6,912,931
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............           63          930,867    246        6,197,954
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          281        2,420,512    785       21,534,909
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........           56          241,164    181        2,763,807
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....          124        4,274,857    331       20,895,931
  OTHER SERVICES....................          245        5,123,429    604       37,333,410

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17    561       19,236,103  1,942      139,742,720
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39    121        2,276,440    387       24,282,553
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    136        5,723,299    241       31,013,545
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51    712       14,316,750  1,866       82,032,699
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67     59        1,376,812    154       11,177,657
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........           92        1,407,277    270        8,682,482

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        3,342     $137,668,822  8,962     $717,365,207
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                         COLUMBIA                COWLITZ       
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59    132       $1,956,283  1,046     $127,551,855
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52      7          424,049     70        6,593,029
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.            3          301,912     38        3,471,133
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....            -                -      7          310,530
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............            4          122,137     16        1,685,862
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...            D                D      9        1,125,504
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            -                -      D                D
    OTHER...........................            D                D      D                D
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53      D                D     13       17,203,213
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            D                D      5        9,594,589
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            -                -      4          213,514
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            D                D      4        7,395,110
  FOOD..............................    54      5          357,754     79       19,589,287
    GROCERY STORES 541..............            5          357,754     64       19,072,177
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....            -                -      4           46,557
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            -                -      D                D
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            -                -      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................            -                -      4           83,817
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............            D                D      7          386,736
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55      5          242,618     98       42,373,393
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.            -                -     32       29,434,154
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........            D                D     32        5,254,960
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............            D                D     21        5,394,953
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............            5          242,618     13        2,289,326
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56      6           12,369     44        1,621,656
    CLOTHING 561-565................            3           11,175     26        1,067,500
    SHOES 566.......................            D                D      5          383,516
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............            3            1,194     13          170,640
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57     14           96,373    135        5,069,113
    FURNITURE 571...................            4           38,544     47        2,335,527
    APPLIANCES 572..................            D                D      8          175,526
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....           10           57,829     80        2,558,060
    OTHER...........................            D                D      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58     15          531,413    190       20,881,113
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59     80          291,707    417       14,221,051
    DRUG STORES 591.................            D                D     11        1,977,442
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594           14           24,612     94        4,677,314
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........           35           55,149    119        3,217,208
    FUEL/ICE 598....................            D                D      5          729,050
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............           31          211,946    188        3,620,037

SERVICES                             70-89    135          917,792    970       24,271,819
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............            7          163,655     40        3,363,287
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............            9           47,702     98        1,801,955
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............           73          158,950    396        5,368,233
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........           12           23,010     88          455,288
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....           17          147,690    155        5,723,330
  OTHER SERVICES....................           29          399,795    281        8,015,014

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17     76          801,920    692       27,969,872
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39     24          175,312    183        4,929,086
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49     51          274,690    170       11,653,770
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51    163        1,458,087  1,171       32,408,211
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67     16           83,217     79        2,626,253
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........            9           75,932     84        1,734,465

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................          606       $5,743,233  4,395     $233,145,331
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                         DOUGLAS                  FERRY        
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59    340      $31,560,744    157       $3,801,483
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52     24        1,058,601     13          868,489
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.           13          545,333      6          660,629
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....            D                D      D                D
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............            8          459,160      4          178,138
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...            D                D      3           29,722
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            -                -      -                -
    OTHER...........................            3           54,108      D                D
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53      8       11,911,909      4           71,231
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            4        4,686,331      D                D
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            D                D      -                -
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            4        7,225,578      4           71,231
  FOOD..............................    54     22        4,966,843     12        1,018,130
    GROCERY STORES 541..............           15        4,649,632      9        1,013,949
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....            D                D      -                -
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            -                -      -                -
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            D                D      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................            -                -      D                D
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............            7          317,211      3            4,181
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55     28        3,101,303     12          510,111
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.            7          251,494      D                D
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........            6        1,328,528      6          443,527
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............            8          480,093      D                D
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............            7        1,041,188      6           66,584
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56     16        1,087,568      4           84,281
    CLOTHING 561-565................            8          523,483      4           84,281
    SHOES 566.......................            4          367,900      D                D
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............            4          196,185      D                D
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57     44        2,456,528      8           12,427
    FURNITURE 571...................           12          704,171      -                -
    APPLIANCES 572..................            3          185,816      D                D
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....           29        1,566,541      8           12,427
    OTHER...........................            -                -      D                D
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58     44        4,230,747     16          812,135
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    154        2,747,245     88          424,679
    DRUG STORES 591.................            5          154,967      D                D
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594           37        1,448,568     15           36,494
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........           58          409,712     37          172,486
    FUEL/ICE 598....................            D                D      D                D
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............           54          733,998     36          215,699

SERVICES                             70-89    347        6,440,480    123          882,288
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............            8          866,867     13          370,664
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............           27          612,568      7           44,130
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          154        1,241,428     50          115,366
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........           26           81,586      8           10,620
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....           59        1,095,800     17          236,413
  OTHER SERVICES....................           99        2,623,817     36          115,715

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17    313        8,804,906     62        1,881,334
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39     44          318,308     22          426,523
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49     67        1,788,351     46          526,068
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51    290        5,891,169    157          881,498
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67     40          210,989     17          106,747
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........           47          615,260      9          244,775

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        1,488      $55,630,207    593       $8,750,716
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                         FRANKLIN                GARFIELD       
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59    612      $58,888,350    107       $1,591,163
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52     28        3,002,474      8           96,765
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.            8          325,232      D                D
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....            3           32,659      D                D
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............           14        1,023,968      4           78,244
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...            D                D      D                D
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            D                D      -                -
    OTHER...........................            3        1,620,615      4           18,521
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53     11        4,511,745      3           11,810
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            5        2,481,475      D                D
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            D                D      -                -
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            6        2,030,270      3           11,810
  FOOD..............................    54     42        5,891,944      4          204,952
    GROCERY STORES 541..............           33        5,771,240      4          204,952
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....            D                D      -                -
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            D                D      -                -
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            -                -      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................            3           25,122      -                -
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............            6           95,582      D                D
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55     57       28,250,280      8          874,484
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.           16       19,658,572      D                D
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........           18        5,983,124      D                D
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............           13          917,396      D                D
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............           10        1,691,188      8          874,484
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56     24        1,685,529      3            2,082
    CLOTHING 561-565................           16        1,101,133      D                D
    SHOES 566.......................            5          572,206      D                D
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............            3           12,190      3            2,082
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57     83        2,342,993     22           86,281
    FURNITURE 571...................           25        1,373,530      8           76,772
    APPLIANCES 572..................           11          561,973      D                D
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....           47          407,490     14            9,509
    OTHER...........................            -                -      D                D
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58     92        6,499,270      3          109,552
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    275        6,704,115     56          205,237
    DRUG STORES 591.................            5          679,415      D                D
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594           52        1,337,232      8            4,438
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........           85          822,307     24           41,898
    FUEL/ICE 598....................            3            4,168      D                D
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............          130        3,860,993     24          158,901

SERVICES                             70-89    608       21,419,601     74          472,420
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............           15        2,863,777      D                D
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............           40          793,384      6           26,502
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          269        4,621,922     38           88,521
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........           46          199,136      6            6,844
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....          104       10,048,054     11          166,975
  OTHER SERVICES....................          180        3,092,464     19          190,422

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17    487       22,477,571     52        1,157,915
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39     87        3,781,761     14           24,647
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    112        4,371,886     45          220,948
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51    732       35,093,750    102          957,788
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67     49          530,764     10           17,240
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........           75        1,011,686      7           53,098

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        2,762     $147,575,369    411       $4,495,219
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                          GRANT               GRAYS HARBOR     
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59    847      $81,372,470    893      $77,460,401
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52     69       11,279,690     55        6,709,057
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.           25        4,050,096     20        4,707,353
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....            9        1,021,765      4          300,151
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............           23        5,732,287     18          723,261
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...            6          323,956     13          978,292
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            6          151,586      -                -
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53     13       14,261,913     12       14,759,824
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            6        5,362,227      4        6,205,510
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            -                -      D                D
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            7        8,899,686      8        8,554,314
  FOOD..............................    54     65       11,845,033     73       10,580,388
    GROCERY STORES 541..............           51       11,655,476     58       10,226,635
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....            -                -      4           39,234
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            D                D      3           38,971
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            D                D      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................            4           10,200      D                D
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............           10          179,357      8          275,548
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55     99       20,548,922     87       18,936,105
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.           37       13,470,635     26       14,070,235
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........           23        3,624,817     25        3,760,969
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............           24        2,223,927     25          892,751
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............           15        1,229,543     11          212,150
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56     34        1,441,269     35        1,601,607
    CLOTHING 561-565................           22        1,120,363     22        1,055,907
    SHOES 566.......................            4          181,390      6          464,314
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............            8          139,516      7           81,386
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57     99        3,551,623    100        3,108,465
    FURNITURE 571...................           30        1,477,958     38        1,703,953
    APPLIANCES 572..................           13          295,105      6          289,082
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....           56        1,778,560     56        1,115,430
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58    153       11,887,402    174       13,273,279
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    315        6,556,618    357        8,491,676
    DRUG STORES 591.................            8        1,104,790     13        1,475,250
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594           69        1,210,638     97        3,024,478
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........          100        1,323,414     92        1,344,265
    FUEL/ICE 598....................            D                D      4          445,558
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............          138        2,917,776    151        2,202,125

SERVICES                             70-89    817       21,762,820    814       18,943,241
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............           48        3,823,069     91        6,313,549
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............           72        1,097,092     60          913,003
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          304        6,480,376    286        3,605,293
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........           58          554,538     52          490,231
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....          129        3,934,777    117        3,138,266
  OTHER SERVICES....................          264        6,427,506    260        4,973,130

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17    606       37,245,140    559       21,158,187
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39    116        3,123,744    140        2,669,926
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    133       11,411,555    142        5,431,599
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51    853       31,932,719    763       16,879,133
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67     65        1,496,668     62        1,514,659
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........           73        1,930,416     73        1,387,678

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        3,510     $190,275,532  3,446     $145,444,824
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                         ISLAND                 JEFFERSON      
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59    771      $49,363,293    536      $24,516,056
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52     67        6,103,935     41        4,105,747
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.           29        2,698,074     16        2,500,078
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....           11          348,098      7          239,060
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............            8        2,327,486      6          581,755
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...           19          730,277     12          784,854
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            D                D      D                D
    OTHER...........................            D                D      D                D
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53     11        5,637,616      7          312,492
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            4        5,143,764      D                D
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            D                D      -                -
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            7          493,852      7          312,492
  FOOD..............................    54     53        7,719,264     33        4,610,176
    GROCERY STORES 541..............           34        7,382,611     22        4,305,466
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....            5            2,404      D                D
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            3           19,343      -                -
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            D                D      D                D
    BAKERIES 546....................            4           65,200      D                D
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............            7          249,706     11          304,710
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55     48       10,184,648     34        3,712,913
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.           13        6,424,545      5        1,583,835
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........           13        1,958,770      6          952,745
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............           11          922,021      8          413,919
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............           11          879,312     15          762,414
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56     32          742,497     21          597,881
    CLOTHING 561-565................           22          534,477     14          527,078
    SHOES 566.......................            3          157,091      3           54,852
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............            7           50,929      4           15,951
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57    136        3,768,574     82        1,752,081
    FURNITURE 571...................           54        2,065,008     35        1,057,178
    APPLIANCES 572..................            8          412,051      6          177,164
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....           74        1,291,515     41          517,739
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58     90        8,536,308     81        5,147,694
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    334        6,670,451    237        4,277,072
    DRUG STORES 591.................            5        1,150,458      D                D
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594           78        2,088,922     56          877,761
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........           84          918,742     67          350,699
    FUEL/ICE 598....................            6           45,407      4        1,032,025
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............          161        2,466,922    110        2,016,587

SERVICES                             70-89    740       11,133,913    453        7,945,635
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............           41        1,567,954     28        2,936,554
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............           53          650,357     34          217,161
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          316        2,940,890    189        1,151,803
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........           65          477,195     34           87,136
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....           90        2,082,240     58        1,278,012
  OTHER SERVICES....................          240        3,892,472    144        2,362,105

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17    925       25,140,730    421       12,540,306
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39    119        2,617,462     95        1,644,590
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    120        6,451,689    107        2,960,683
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51    551        9,304,434    402        2,351,809
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67     66        1,807,560     52        1,426,545
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........          107        1,247,701     51          617,496

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        3,399     $107,066,782  2,117      $54,003,120
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                          KING                   KITSAP        
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59 12,984   $3,278,596,230  1,880     $293,200,662
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52    544      235,153,881    115       30,873,669
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.          203      108,586,518     47       15,374,852
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....           74       12,143,623     11        1,262,433
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............          133       88,940,726     20       11,072,215
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...          121       24,900,634     30        2,877,004
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........           13          582,380      7          287,165
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53     82      351,403,978     17       58,956,894
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........           13      230,738,137      8       32,373,726
    VARIETY STORES 533..............           32       95,727,761      D                D
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......           37       24,938,080      9       26,583,168
  FOOD..............................    54  1,002      332,224,580    130       32,650,394
    GROCERY STORES 541..............          695      311,343,311     95       31,678,088
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....           41        3,034,757      7           67,715
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....           35          797,719      4           46,077
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............           10          339,093      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................          111        4,758,851     11          217,913
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............          110       11,950,849     13          640,601
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55    947      686,076,974    141       66,733,002
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.          291      545,397,458     43       51,700,134
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........          212       54,862,535     33        6,989,158
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............          278       29,880,067     34        3,274,538
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............          166       55,936,914     31        4,769,172
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56    644      225,371,880     78        8,715,916
    CLOTHING 561-565................          397      186,255,112     53        6,651,740
    SHOES 566.......................           59       19,272,297      9        1,782,368
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............          188       19,844,471     16          281,808
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57  1,652      419,551,200    281       19,823,517
    FURNITURE 571...................          627      120,771,182    111        6,851,794
    APPLIANCES 572..................          110       35,241,561     20        4,839,116
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....          915      263,538,457    150        8,132,607
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58  3,368      502,732,261    333       40,658,775
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59  4,745      526,081,476    785       34,788,495
    DRUG STORES 591.................          113       63,854,041     20        5,816,628
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594        1,231      239,984,619    198       15,223,478
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........          760       53,918,308    165        3,730,193
    FUEL/ICE 598....................           47       17,241,588      9        1,721,998
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............        2,594      151,082,920    393        8,296,198

SERVICES                             70-89 11,218    1,078,393,282  1,606       50,240,470
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............          292      170,082,193     39        3,064,938
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............        1,700       51,049,306    188        3,443,135
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............        3,883      371,351,869    628       14,307,588
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........          880       89,438,304    131        3,522,157
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....        1,620      258,705,531    224       14,386,617
  OTHER SERVICES....................        3,723      227,204,383    527       15,038,192

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17  8,469      942,780,203  1,714       68,757,553
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39  1,995      213,922,303    223        5,548,527
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    712      405,409,537    206       18,164,340
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51  5,089    1,063,288,112  1,106       30,975,277
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67    623      111,176,565    111        5,685,914
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........        1,645       60,139,807    234        5,957,193

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................       42,735   $7,153,706,039  7,080     $478,529,936
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                         KITTITAS                KLICKITAT      
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59    575      $47,157,773    305       $7,788,710
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52     31        4,809,686     15          560,135
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.           11        2,617,827      6          470,740
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....            5          323,069      3           61,517
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............            8        1,204,846      6           27,878
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...            7          663,944      D                D
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            -                -      D                D
    OTHER...........................            -                -      D                D
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53      7        9,670,680      6          394,027
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            3        7,216,458      3           44,093
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            D                D      D                D
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            4        2,454,222      3          349,934
  FOOD..............................    54     38        6,149,765     23        1,664,401
    GROCERY STORES 541..............           29        6,047,121     18        1,630,958
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....            D                D      -                -
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            3           24,446      -                -
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            -                -      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................            D                D      D                D
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............            6           78,198      5           33,443
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55     57        9,353,175     30        1,926,423
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.           12        5,142,790      6          676,548
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........           16        1,552,065     11          936,576
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............           22        1,559,538     10          305,911
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............            7        1,098,782      3            7,388
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56     19          937,195      9           59,419
    CLOTHING 561-565................            9          471,840      5           51,751
    SHOES 566.......................            5          304,610      D                D
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............            5          160,745      4            7,668
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57     61        1,597,839     38          377,792
    FURNITURE 571...................           18        1,041,069      6          204,065
    APPLIANCES 572..................            5           44,186      6           78,578
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....           38          512,584     26           95,149
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58     97       10,255,146     37        1,707,877
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    265        4,384,287    147        1,098,636
    DRUG STORES 591.................            7          883,460      3          166,451
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594           63        1,369,422     26          149,987
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........           81          432,071     55          192,632
    FUEL/ICE 598....................            4          215,049      4           48,596
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............          110        1,484,285     59          540,970

SERVICES                             70-89    473       10,333,494    291        2,618,705
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............           31        2,229,205     14          349,370
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............           30          446,838     27          270,864
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          217        2,336,866    134          639,930
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........           37          135,856     29           62,132
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....           65        1,965,264     38          540,870
  OTHER SERVICES....................          130        3,355,321     78          817,671

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17    374       23,894,815    236        8,534,327
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39     92        2,104,754     73          779,720
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    104        4,523,607     78        1,506,511
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51    484        5,600,772    457        4,063,097
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67     43          783,086     29          520,241
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........           42          572,102     22          405,475

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        2,187      $94,970,403  1,491      $26,216,786
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                          LEWIS                  LINCOLN       
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59  1,033      $88,988,965    246       $6,152,247
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52     73        6,512,797     16        1,166,358
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.           22        1,721,953      9           85,500
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....            4          247,645      -                -
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............           25        2,884,161      7        1,080,858
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...           18        1,456,271      D                D
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            4          202,767      -                -
    OTHER...........................            -                -      D                D
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53     15       14,171,156      D                D
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            6        6,493,447      D                D
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            4          136,620      -                -
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            5        7,541,089      D                D
  FOOD..............................    54     81       10,479,611     15        1,076,287
    GROCERY STORES 541..............           65       10,033,159     10        1,028,106
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....            6          156,765      D                D
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            -                -      -                -
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            -                -      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................            3           11,217      D                D
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............            7          278,470      5           48,181
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55    110       25,067,886     28        1,758,064
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.           31       14,420,119      9          887,964
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........           32        5,637,489     11          679,958
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............           33        3,099,815      5          187,203
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............           14        1,910,463      3            2,939
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56     43        4,673,289      9           84,832
    CLOTHING 561-565................           28        3,750,232      5           81,804
    SHOES 566.......................            9          897,759      D                D
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............            6           25,298      4            3,028
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57    113        3,648,674     34          139,393
    FURNITURE 571...................           40        2,238,850      8           57,879
    APPLIANCES 572..................            7          314,636      6           46,426
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....           66        1,095,188     20           35,088
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58    166       13,530,486     30          879,983
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    432       10,905,066    114        1,047,330
    DRUG STORES 591.................           10        1,721,135      6          254,556
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594          103        2,914,807     25          195,592
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........          101        1,404,164     46          126,638
    FUEL/ICE 598....................            8        1,494,847      3          255,404
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............          210        3,370,113     34          215,140

SERVICES                             70-89    827       16,780,519    196        1,467,595
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............           39        1,785,583      8          111,840
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............           71        1,211,101     12           67,989
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          335        4,005,127     94          372,782
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........           63          407,593     16           52,626
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....          129        4,482,990     34          492,976
  OTHER SERVICES....................          253        5,295,718     48          422,008

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17    648       17,208,197    169        2,552,133
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39    166        5,936,823     30          101,660
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    145       22,414,344     69          978,695
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51    877       23,189,945    237        4,521,490
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67     77        2,296,675     25          176,243
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........           88        1,579,378     20          140,039

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        3,861     $178,394,846    992      $16,090,102
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                          MASON                 OKANOGAN       
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59    571      $37,085,870    587      $41,925,555
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52     45        3,842,438     44        5,807,929
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.           20        2,405,832     18        2,384,338
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....            6            8,855      D                D
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............           10        1,028,966     15        3,037,624
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...            9          398,785      8          339,419
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            D                D      D                D
    OTHER...........................            D                D      3           46,548
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53      6        6,589,079     11        9,858,948
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            3          503,888      D                D
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            -                -      D                D
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            3        6,085,191     11        9,858,948
  FOOD..............................    54     49        7,703,348     54        5,807,489
    GROCERY STORES 541..............           40        7,583,639     42        5,653,140
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....            3           32,171      D                D
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            D                D      D                D
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            -                -      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................            -                -      D                D
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............            6           87,538     12          154,349
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55     49        6,962,372     78        8,360,411
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.           12        4,240,682     20        4,324,328
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........           17        2,170,628     26        2,642,724
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............           11          388,178     23        1,171,357
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............            9          162,884      9          222,002
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56     11          204,068     21        1,179,199
    CLOTHING 561-565................            5           42,619      9          454,061
    SHOES 566.......................            3          158,580      3          605,144
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............            3            2,869      9          119,994
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57     76        2,020,741     59        1,310,288
    FURNITURE 571...................           30        1,659,020     19          952,878
    APPLIANCES 572..................            4           22,631      7           73,723
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....           42          339,090     33          283,687
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58     92        5,821,540     99        5,031,942
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    243        3,942,284    221        4,569,349
    DRUG STORES 591.................            5          248,459     10          955,950
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594           48        1,266,741     56          818,199
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........           73          586,956     69          698,280
    FUEL/ICE 598....................            6          680,660      3          375,890
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............          111        1,159,468     83        1,721,030

SERVICES                             70-89    550        7,414,768    523       11,278,121
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............           20          995,266     56        3,463,417
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............           44          400,191     40          448,136
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          247        1,617,400    200        2,377,914
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........           41          118,517     37          158,149
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....           78        2,029,511     79        2,383,355
  OTHER SERVICES....................          161        2,372,400    148        2,605,299

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17    666       15,871,880    354       12,090,117
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39     91        1,838,911     90        1,228,324
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    108        4,082,941     96        3,882,514
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51    480        3,961,922    494        7,369,764
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67     51        1,154,946     42          721,821
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........           56          650,617     37          968,843

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        2,573      $72,061,855  2,223      $79,465,059
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                         PACIFIC              PEND OREILLE     
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59    454      $15,226,842    226       $4,888,412
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52     33        3,391,132     14          208,063
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.           16        2,970,231      6           46,266
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....            D                D      D                D
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............           11          166,662      5          158,854
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...            6          254,239      D                D
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            D                D      D                D
    OTHER...........................            D                D      3            2,943
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53      9          797,788      3           35,728
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            D                D      D                D
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            D                D      -                -
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            9          797,788      3           35,728
  FOOD..............................    54     37        2,616,638     13        1,890,663
    GROCERY STORES 541..............           26        2,503,966     10        1,834,545
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....            3           14,989      -                -
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            -                -      -                -
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            -                -      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................            4           63,006      -                -
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............            4           34,677      3           56,118
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55     34        1,050,302     22          946,677
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.            8          172,919      5          271,179
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........           11          522,869      7          370,244
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............           10          284,770      7          303,770
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............            5           69,744      3            1,484
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56     13          168,863      8           16,157
    CLOTHING 561-565................            5          136,622      5            7,218
    SHOES 566.......................            D                D      D                D
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............            8           32,241      3            8,939
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57     50          546,365     32          211,716
    FURNITURE 571...................           19          264,209      4           92,889
    APPLIANCES 572..................            D                D      5           62,042
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....           31          282,156     23           56,785
    OTHER...........................            D                D      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58     82        4,269,733     24        1,140,716
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    196        2,386,021    110          438,692
    DRUG STORES 591.................            7          352,578      D                D
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594           43          671,380     20           33,354
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........           57          245,284     46          167,501
    FUEL/ICE 598....................            3           86,417      3           87,843
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............           86        1,030,362     41          149,994

SERVICES                             70-89    366        4,581,054    193        1,398,929
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............           58        1,993,714     15          230,080
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............           26          195,941     10           52,003
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          139          497,374     84          350,948
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........           22           66,384     19          106,419
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....           42          714,561     25          383,662
  OTHER SERVICES....................          101        1,179,464     59          382,236

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17    257        5,447,555    173        2,641,177
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39     65          649,530     36          452,571
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49     89        1,954,400     63          924,258
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51    397        2,074,391    223        2,450,069
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67     47          867,235     22          193,631
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........           38          497,344     14          324,562

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        1,713      $31,298,351    950      $13,273,609
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                         PIERCE                 SAN JUAN       
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59  4,993     $908,578,994    415      $16,925,058
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52    257       82,884,164     28        2,937,321
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.          100       45,352,737     10          862,216
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....           27        2,870,718      5          201,445
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............           63       28,016,109     10        1,864,820
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...           53        5,916,005      3            8,840
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........           14          728,595      -                -
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53     41      115,225,476      7          235,569
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........           10       88,369,496      D                D
    VARIETY STORES 533..............           16       14,418,632      D                D
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......           15       12,437,348      7          235,569
  FOOD..............................    54    388      103,124,454     23        2,827,374
    GROCERY STORES 541..............          293       98,262,849     15        2,690,695
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....           17        1,488,201      D                D
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            8           89,053      -                -
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            D                D      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................           29          382,255      D                D
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............           41        2,902,096      8          136,679
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55    499      273,807,075     19        2,146,234
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.          202      201,701,869      D                D
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........          122       22,376,032      D                D
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............          100       10,005,372      8        1,059,504
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............           75       39,723,802     11        1,086,730
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56    212       37,470,637     19          522,172
    CLOTHING 561-565................          135       29,539,007     14          491,577
    SHOES 566.......................           19        4,265,440      D                D
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............           58        3,666,190      5           30,595
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57    588       60,083,148     51          681,229
    FURNITURE 571...................          220       23,323,117     19          290,444
    APPLIANCES 572..................           58       10,813,543      3          166,224
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....          310       25,946,488     29          224,561
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58  1,029      124,689,144     66        4,127,364
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59  1,979      111,294,896    202        3,447,795
    DRUG STORES 591.................           39       13,665,416      3          476,804
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594          480       44,807,273     48          973,206
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........          346       11,848,689     56          288,784
    FUEL/ICE 598....................           26        5,221,446      3          298,937
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............        1,088       35,752,072     92        1,410,064

SERVICES                             70-89  3,956      180,800,883    382        9,885,919
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............          106       13,052,854     58        4,907,073
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............          517       15,308,310     24          355,350
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............        1,322       48,380,991    162        1,703,060
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........          285        7,055,642     28          187,865
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....          688       49,479,122     31          706,771
  OTHER SERVICES....................        1,323       54,579,606    107        2,213,665

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17  3,695      208,813,731    307       15,509,281
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39    646       42,177,794     65        1,260,336
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    333       83,400,221     84        2,295,144
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51  2,325      149,730,658    251        2,576,398
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67    248       22,656,690     57        1,101,805
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........          582       17,458,353     48          893,635

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................       16,778   $1,613,617,324  1,609      $50,447,576
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                         SKAGIT                 SKAMANIA       
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59  1,459     $181,439,404    166       $2,607,367
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52     95       17,474,534     19          516,977
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.           29        1,553,098     12          252,563
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....           12          610,120      D                D
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............           28       13,511,677      3          248,040
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...           22        1,654,080      4           16,374
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            4          145,559      -                -
    OTHER...........................            -                -      D                D
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53     16       18,380,756      4          120,951
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            7       17,191,362      D                D
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            4          494,339      -                -
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            5          695,055      4          120,951
  FOOD..............................    54     92       21,919,843     10        1,003,778
    GROCERY STORES 541..............           64       21,029,293     10        1,003,778
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....            6          335,897      -                -
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            D                D      -                -
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            D                D      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................            5           95,918      -                -
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............           17          458,735      D                D
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55    142       63,254,556     17          232,811
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.           42       46,392,908      5            7,256
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........           32        5,269,260      5          164,239
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............           34        2,742,288      4           43,539
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............           34        8,850,100      3           17,777
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56     75        7,058,276      4            4,885
    CLOTHING 561-565................           53        5,004,488      D                D
    SHOES 566.......................            9        1,571,701      D                D
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............           13          482,087      4            4,885
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57    211       10,272,927     21           45,322
    FURNITURE 571...................           89        5,769,027      3           16,084
    APPLIANCES 572..................           11          424,863      5            7,919
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....          111        4,079,037     13           21,319
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58    239       22,683,444     12          473,473
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    589       20,395,068     79          209,170
    DRUG STORES 591.................           11        2,715,355      D                D
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594          140        8,846,145     12           19,105
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........          134        2,035,033     35           74,974
    FUEL/ICE 598....................           10          674,886      D                D
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............          294        6,123,649     32          115,091

SERVICES                             70-89  1,189       30,033,933    146        4,855,603
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............           52        4,035,693      7        4,154,051
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............          109        1,617,989      8           24,654
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          481        8,273,345     76          190,716
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........          108          709,128     14           11,642
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....          179        5,827,010     13           79,966
  OTHER SERVICES....................          368       10,279,896     42          406,216

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17  1,028       41,745,112    145        2,343,225
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39    228        8,828,607     30          310,686
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    165       12,908,754     48          487,852
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51  1,015       39,100,798    248        1,011,471
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67     82        2,991,574     19          173,130
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........          136        2,566,052     11          268,564

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        5,302     $319,614,234    813      $12,057,898
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                        SNOHOMISH                SPOKANE       
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59  4,432     $865,214,539  3,319     $635,371,003
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52    294       79,486,853    192       57,467,186
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.          114       34,730,255     71       17,072,443
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....           28        3,271,304     16        1,918,355
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............           57       28,912,421     55       27,676,054
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...           85       11,920,173     36       10,288,816
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........           10          652,700     14          511,518
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53     36      109,340,331     27       93,448,646
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            9       86,476,152      9       60,047,932
    VARIETY STORES 533..............           17       21,596,017      7       26,124,292
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......           10        1,268,162     11        7,276,422
  FOOD..............................    54    312      112,154,314    190       73,469,793
    GROCERY STORES 541..............          225      108,698,374    120       71,177,920
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....           15          297,183     12          270,862
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            6           13,904      9           70,402
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            5          118,630      D                D
    BAKERIES 546....................           27          401,093     18          759,197
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............           34        2,625,130     31        1,191,412
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55    387      236,808,161    332      154,940,099
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.          126      180,555,205    156      120,933,780
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........          110       20,209,776     69       13,174,221
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............           91        9,396,069     63        6,850,794
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............           60       26,647,111     44       13,981,304
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56    164       34,200,941    140       27,346,587
    CLOTHING 561-565................          101       26,097,124     76       20,749,529
    SHOES 566.......................           14        4,371,891     16        4,354,400
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............           49        3,731,926     48        2,242,658
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57    554       70,334,512    458       47,434,974
    FURNITURE 571...................          233       25,515,609    169       20,264,752
    APPLIANCES 572..................           39       15,139,945     42        8,496,755
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....          282       29,678,958    247       18,673,467
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58    908      113,530,171    623       89,520,471
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59  1,777      109,359,256  1,357       91,743,247
    DRUG STORES 591.................           31       17,447,377     29       13,736,298
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594          423       42,104,011    296       35,861,572
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........          351       16,356,630    294       13,491,872
    FUEL/ICE 598....................           20        3,346,749     12        2,805,176
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............          952       30,104,489    726       25,848,329

SERVICES                             70-89  3,683      153,375,363  2,791      144,912,218
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............           78       10,749,142     89       21,866,327
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............          477       14,447,076    319       10,432,778
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............        1,242       43,513,011  1,025       41,609,305
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........          278        6,613,489    224        6,378,898
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....          606       43,629,885    503       39,244,200
  OTHER SERVICES....................        1,280       41,036,249    855       31,759,608

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17  4,127      237,928,288  1,955      138,120,618
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39    705       51,452,886    509       30,592,406
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    305       59,819,082    274       42,614,828
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51  2,176      171,749,122  2,159      169,556,368
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67    223       23,088,310    158       10,540,628
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........          638       14,308,363    317       13,061,843

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................       16,289   $1,576,935,953 11,482   $1,184,769,912
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                         STEVENS                THURSTON       
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59    487      $28,693,852  1,943     $289,292,994
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52     39        2,820,587    119       30,017,041
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.           18          955,001     57       23,727,022
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....            6          761,455     13        1,561,341
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............           10        1,053,057     18        2,665,271
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...            5           51,074     26        1,861,034
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            D                D      5          202,373
    OTHER...........................            D                D      -                -
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53     13        7,970,101     21       46,290,805
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            4          830,806      8       30,578,983
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            D                D      4       11,320,803
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            9        7,139,295      9        4,391,019
  FOOD..............................    54     30        3,874,186    142       36,067,486
    GROCERY STORES 541..............           20        3,750,066     98       34,632,399
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....            D                D     10          191,498
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            -                -      4            1,128
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            -                -      D                D
    BAKERIES 546....................            D                D     11          434,109
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............           10          124,120     19          808,352
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55     50        5,067,482    160       60,580,229
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.           13        2,363,169     58       43,888,080
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........           14        1,650,944     43        6,907,605
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............           15          609,391     33        3,591,883
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............            8          443,978     26        6,192,661
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56     13          528,490     78        6,251,476
    CLOTHING 561-565................            5          297,918     52        4,266,337
    SHOES 566.......................            4          206,107     13        1,601,925
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............            4           24,465     13          383,214
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57     70          976,054    296       36,703,748
    FURNITURE 571...................           20          354,728     96        7,532,076
    APPLIANCES 572..................           10          127,175     19        6,981,780
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....           40          494,151    181       22,189,892
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58     69        3,972,111    348       39,559,703
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    203        3,484,841    779       33,822,506
    DRUG STORES 591.................            5          325,433     12        4,609,922
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594           52        1,284,819    182       14,011,052
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........           72          775,967    181        4,416,807
    FUEL/ICE 598....................            3          345,229     11        1,643,861
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............           71          753,393    393        9,140,864

SERVICES                             70-89    378        6,408,218  1,773       60,987,593
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............           19          822,870     33        5,443,489
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............           25          345,700    168        4,064,240
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          170        1,679,319    709       23,511,910
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........           29          132,994    155        5,908,524
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....           65        2,025,331    264       14,374,591
  OTHER SERVICES....................           99        1,534,998    599       13,593,363

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17    363        7,146,762  1,590       60,535,659
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39     85        1,600,473    272       10,365,585
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49     88        2,677,265    223       21,320,860
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51    452        6,918,184  1,301       58,000,335
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67     41          745,342    116        4,497,045
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........           43          999,780    274        6,238,445

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        1,937      $55,189,876  7,492     $511,238,516
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                        WAHKIAKUM              WALLA WALLA     
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59    106       $1,009,263    673      $50,917,444
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52      5          158,645     32        3,584,901
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.            5          158,645     11        1,869,907
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....            -                -      5          788,800
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............            D                D      8          590,996
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...            -                -      8          335,198
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            -                -      -                -
    OTHER...........................            D                D      -                -
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53      4           12,270     11        8,746,855
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            D                D      4        6,183,698
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            -                -      D                D
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            4           12,270      7        2,563,157
  FOOD..............................    54      5          255,989     35        6,736,362
    GROCERY STORES 541..............            5          255,989     23        6,556,543
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....            -                -      3           29,474
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            -                -      D                D
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            -                -      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................            -                -      D                D
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............            D                D      9          150,345
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55     10          181,124     46       10,956,531
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.            3              541     14        6,998,878
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........            D                D      8        1,315,579
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............            4          178,926     15        1,645,848
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............            3            1,657      9          996,226
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56      3            3,542     34        1,067,188
    CLOTHING 561-565................            D                D     19          603,067
    SHOES 566.......................            D                D      5          282,461
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............            3            3,542     10          181,660
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57     14           69,599     97        2,564,268
    FURNITURE 571...................            4           26,619     28        1,270,997
    APPLIANCES 572..................            D                D      9          350,834
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....           10           42,980     60          942,437
    OTHER...........................            D                D      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58      6          170,616     93        8,475,024
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59     59          157,478    325        8,786,315
    DRUG STORES 591.................            D                D      7        2,755,738
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594           11            4,522     81        3,228,625
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........           24           46,328     92        1,136,256
    FUEL/ICE 598....................            -                -      4          180,453
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............           24          106,628    141        1,485,243

SERVICES                             70-89     84          188,187    615       13,040,622
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............            D                D     17        1,315,836
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............            7           25,608     49          656,829
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............           51           97,805    295        3,641,351
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........            6           22,773     60          440,654
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....           13           28,951     89        4,038,022
  OTHER SERVICES....................           13           35,823    165        3,388,584

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17     71          738,203    407       15,529,029
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39     15           73,291    119        2,834,919
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49     41          302,121    105        4,839,227
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51    132          388,836    789       17,165,513
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67     18           94,587     53          834,418
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........            6           31,991     60        1,180,653

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................          473       $2,826,479  2,821     $106,341,825
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                         WHATCOM                 WHITMAN       
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59  1,827     $250,003,755    557      $28,964,074
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52     98       22,298,555     34        1,878,498
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.           40        8,510,694     15          778,547
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....            9        1,444,797      D                D
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............           25        9,227,698     13          727,403
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...           24        3,115,366      3          241,354
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........            D                D      D                D
    OTHER...........................            D                D      3          131,194
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53     21       42,670,275     13        5,186,969
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            7       22,473,402      3          108,086
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            7        9,534,835      D                D
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            7       10,662,038     10        5,078,883
  FOOD..............................    54    135       30,225,093     23        3,911,147
    GROCERY STORES 541..............           91       28,583,313     17        3,874,545
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....           12          312,705      D                D
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            4           60,130      D                D
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            -                -      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................           11          487,756      D                D
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............           17          781,189      6           36,602
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55    164       53,748,072     43        6,860,089
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.           40       37,729,787     15        4,909,663
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........           32        5,510,132     13        1,344,168
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............           62        4,870,408     11          402,982
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............           30        5,637,745      4          203,276
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56    104       14,328,491     17          459,378
    CLOTHING 561-565................           70       10,330,342     10          242,666
    SHOES 566.......................           13        3,461,469      D                D
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............           21          536,680      7          216,712
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57    254       18,507,232     87        1,718,465
    FURNITURE 571...................           85        6,542,466     25          430,489
    APPLIANCES 572..................           15        3,845,778      7          174,205
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....          154        8,118,988     55        1,113,771
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58    362       34,033,002     70        5,228,298
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    689       34,193,035    270        3,721,230
    DRUG STORES 591.................           17        5,375,575     10          681,709
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594          176       14,646,630     57        1,198,473
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........          147        3,611,296     83          453,108
    FUEL/ICE 598....................           12        1,664,920      4          191,401
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............          337        8,894,614    116        1,196,539

SERVICES                             70-89  1,550       49,979,473    448       11,377,645
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............           66        7,474,687     10        1,175,210
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............          137        3,136,845     43          469,053
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          613       11,650,003    194        3,951,215
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........          124        1,239,989     41        1,727,986
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....          228       12,175,239     70        2,009,720
  OTHER SERVICES....................          506       15,542,699    131        3,772,447

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17  1,157       68,859,054    316       18,081,955
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39    281        9,709,582     80        1,908,562
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    203       18,610,244    111        4,370,040
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51  1,315       54,139,774    596       12,828,955
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67    116        8,997,572     47          492,297
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........          190        3,741,688     49          634,205

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        6,639     $464,041,142  2,204      $78,657,733
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                  TABLE 3:  TAXABLE RETAIL SALES FOR SELECTED COUNTIES*
                            BY STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
                            2ND QUARTER, 1997

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                                                         YAKIMA        
                                                         TAXABLE                 TAXABLE
              INDUSTRY                SIC   UNITS     RETAIL SALES  UNITS     RETAIL SALES
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59  1,804     $269,893,050      -                -
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52    113       27,710,299      -                -
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.           30        8,312,397      -                -
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....           14        2,008,625      -                -
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............           35       13,702,420      -                -
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...           23        3,315,478      -                -
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........           11          371,379      -                -
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53     23       47,156,294      -                -
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            9       24,157,230      -                -
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            7        7,542,667      -                -
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            7       15,456,397      -                -
  FOOD..............................    54    144       31,379,868      -                -
    GROCERY STORES 541..............          112       30,537,003      -                -
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....           15          161,077      -                -
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....            3           17,766      -                -
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............            D                D      -                -
    BAKERIES 546....................            3           44,450      -                -
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............           11          619,572      -                -
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55    221       67,661,626      -                -
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.           97       50,654,192      -                -
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........           64        9,381,979      -                -
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............           37        3,154,001      -                -
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............           23        4,471,454      -                -
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56     76        9,645,442      -                -
    CLOTHING 561-565................           48        6,715,636      -                -
    SHOES 566.......................           12        2,113,985      -                -
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............           16          815,821      -                -
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57    220       14,403,710      -                -
    FURNITURE 571...................           69        6,596,620      -                -
    APPLIANCES 572..................           12        3,078,617      -                -
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....          139        4,728,473      -                -
    OTHER...........................            -                -      -                -
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58    349       32,054,155      -                -
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    658       39,881,656      -                -
    DRUG STORES 591.................           19        7,686,093      -                -
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594          168       11,071,609      -                -
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........          150        4,992,247      -                -
    FUEL/ICE 598....................           14        1,961,518      -                -
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............          307       14,170,189      -                -

SERVICES                             70-89  1,481       62,585,410      -                -
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............           50        7,911,359      -                -
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............          148        4,317,632      -                -
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          554       19,954,607      -                -
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........          109        1,957,958      -                -
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....          273       16,705,932      -                -
  OTHER SERVICES....................          456       13,695,880      -                -

CONTRACTING......................... 15-17  1,037       88,847,836      -                -
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39    272       13,928,396      -                -
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    190       19,055,527      -                -
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51  1,361       74,707,872      -                -
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67    101        6,680,070      -                -
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........          166        4,228,792      -                -

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        6,412     $539,926,953      -                -
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*BASED UPON LOCAL 0.5 - 1.0% COUNTY/CITY SALES TAX COLLECTIONS