Quarterly Business Review

2nd Quarter, 1998

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                               TABLE 6:  STATE RETAIL SALES TAX*:                           
                                        GROSS INCOME, TAXABLE INCOME & TAXDUE              
                                        STATEWIDE AMOUNTS BY INDUSTRY (SIC)                
                                        2ND QUARTER, 1998                                  
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                                          SALES SUBJECT TO RETAIL SALES TAX  ACCRUED STATE 
                                                                              RETAIL SALES 
           INDUSTRY                   SIC            GROSS         TAXABLE        TAX*     
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RETAIL TRADE                         52-59  $14,000,570,650  $9,354,243,368   $608,026,469 
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52      903,588,337     863,685,696     56,139,640 
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.            384,682,257     373,846,952     24,300,074 
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....             40,946,674      39,823,977      2,588,573 
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............            301,502,622     284,027,471     18,461,795 
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...             89,227,786      85,203,959      5,538,280 
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........             87,228,998      80,783,337      5,250,918 
    OTHER...........................                      0               0              0 
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53    1,497,005,025   1,205,813,837     78,377,912 
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            796,334,656     732,179,719     47,591,681 
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            424,187,833     247,236,405     16,070,372 
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            276,482,536     226,397,713     14,715,859 
  FOOD..............................    54    2,987,925,592   1,061,117,623     68,972,703 
    GROCERY STORES 541..............          2,890,645,799   1,016,996,542     66,104,813 
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....             26,046,119       7,477,913        486,074 
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....              7,824,466       1,507,322         97,979 
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............              5,965,007       2,134,423        138,741 
    BAKERIES 546....................             21,293,311       8,096,210        526,260 
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............             36,150,890      24,905,213      1,618,836 
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55    3,330,024,047   2,307,649,856    149,997,348 
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.          2,220,487,892   1,736,882,153    112,897,379 
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........            234,461,388     217,457,243     14,134,748 
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............            547,356,729     113,263,656      7,362,150 
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............            327,718,038     240,046,804     15,603,071 
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56      794,688,537     424,534,667     27,594,766 
    CLOTHING 561-565................            700,775,848     335,734,905     21,822,785 
    SHOES 566.......................             52,442,451      50,678,644      3,294,107 
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............             41,470,238      38,121,118      2,477,874 
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57    1,079,109,985     820,614,632     53,340,042 
    FURNITURE 571...................            322,614,623     301,118,568     19,572,725 
    APPLIANCES 572..................            109,142,079     103,543,870      6,730,366 
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....            647,353,283     415,952,194     27,036,951 
    OTHER...........................                      0               0              0 
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58    1,395,062,624   1,349,010,502     87,685,859 
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    2,013,166,503   1,321,816,555     85,918,199 
    DRUG STORES 591.................            537,651,243     199,566,469     12,971,812 
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594            579,003,692     507,054,391     32,958,561 
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........            265,908,832     164,111,595     10,667,266 
    FUEL/ICE 598....................             84,014,580      43,171,465      2,806,149 
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............            546,588,156     407,912,635     26,514,411 
SERVICES                             70-89    3,049,046,793   2,362,722,454    153,577,236 
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............            347,494,454     335,607,629     21,814,536 
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............            150,501,323     139,154,493      9,045,099 
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          1,103,560,740     772,663,744     50,223,251 
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........            261,098,053     148,565,922      9,656,817 
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....            609,798,973     572,366,424     37,203,882 
  OTHER SERVICES....................            837,691,303     542,930,164     35,290,468 
CONTRACTING......................... 15-17    3,349,676,828   2,745,721,896    178,472,199 
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39    2,079,963,984     493,738,865     32,093,078 
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    1,151,364,179     840,769,023     54,650,037 
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51    3,553,328,053   2,320,729,658    150,847,578 
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67      345,698,878     279,289,129     18,153,795 
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........            208,129,433     190,650,511     12,392,340 
                                                                                           
TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        $27,737,778,798 $18,587,864,904 $1,208,212,732 
*STATE TAX ONLY; EXCLUDES ACCRUED LOCAL SALES TAX REVENUES.