Quarterly Business Review

2nd Quarter, 1999


                              TABLE 6:  STATE RETAIL SALES TAX*:                          
                                        GROSS INCOME, TAXABLE INCOME & TAX DUE            
                                        STATEWIDE AMOUNTS BY INDUSTRY (SIC)               
                                        2ND QUARTER, 1999                                 
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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  $15,396,273,562 $10,036,792,382   $652,391,887
  BUILDING MATERIALS/HARDWARE.......    52      950,938,427     913,963,808     59,407,687
    LUMBER/BLDING MATERIALS 521-522.            430,207,568     419,570,175     27,272,082
    PAINT, GLASS, WALLPAPER 523.....             41,374,089      39,658,174      2,577,781
    HARDWARE STORES 525.............            313,271,177     298,549,553     19,405,724
    NURSERIES/GARDEN SUPPLIES 526...             95,350,574      90,987,563      5,914,202
    MOBILE HOME DEALERS 527.........             70,735,019      65,198,343      4,237,898
    OTHER...........................                      0               0              0
  GENERAL MERCHANDISE...............    53    1,625,466,746   1,293,837,977     84,099,469
    DEPARTMENT STORES 531...........            824,817,570     754,261,879     49,027,023
    VARIETY STORES 533..............            469,300,426     272,471,362     17,710,639
    OTHER GENERAL MERCHANDISE.......            331,348,750     267,104,736     17,361,807
  FOOD..............................    54    2,820,209,222   1,029,823,176     66,938,493
    GROCERY STORES 541..............          2,715,413,637     983,106,873     63,901,939
    FRUIT/VEGETABLE/MEAT 542-543....             28,293,193       8,530,247        554,466
    CANDY/NUT/CONFECTIONERY 544.....              7,573,728       1,637,175        106,418
    DAIRY PRODUCTS 545..............              7,149,448       2,936,253        190,856
    BAKERIES 546....................             24,656,770       8,141,550        529,201
    OTHER FOOD STORES...............             37,122,446      25,471,078      1,655,613
  AUTO DEALERS/GAS STATIONS.........    55    3,953,236,238   2,588,540,930    168,255,266
    AUTO DEALERS (NEW/USED) 551-552.          2,399,745,296   1,886,369,357    122,614,070
    ACCESSORY DEALERS 553...........            253,195,513     230,360,715     14,973,465
    SERVICE STATIONS 554............            937,876,532     199,372,760     12,959,241
    MARINE/AIRCRAFT, ETC............            362,418,897     272,438,098     17,708,490
  APPAREL/ACCESSORIES...............    56      802,672,967     427,649,017     27,797,186
    CLOTHING 561-565................            710,287,040     340,447,169     22,129,060
    SHOES 566.......................             51,519,779      49,819,965      3,238,298
    OTHER ACCESSORIES...............             40,866,148      37,381,883      2,429,828
  FURNITURE/FURNISHINGS/EQUIP.......    57    1,260,124,766     940,798,670     61,151,976
    FURNITURE 571...................            373,854,492     337,997,532     21,969,864
    APPLIANCES 572..................             84,688,258      81,228,816      5,279,890
    ELECTRONICS/MUSIC STORES 573....            801,582,016     521,572,322     33,902,222
    OTHER...........................                      0               0              0
  EATING/DRINKING PLACES............    58    1,479,916,640   1,424,008,876     92,560,669
  MISCELLANEOUS RETAIL STORES.......    59    2,503,708,556   1,418,169,928     92,181,141
    DRUG STORES 591.................            560,136,647     183,301,641     11,914,610
    MISCELLANEOUS SHOPPING GOODS 594            597,194,995     519,984,392     33,798,976
    NONSTORE RETAILERS 596..........            546,237,995     163,871,800     10,651,686
    FUEL DEALERS 598................             84,728,837      45,417,923      2,952,157
    OTHER RETAIL STORES.............            715,410,082     505,594,172     32,863,712
SERVICES                             70-89    3,277,382,015   2,515,541,846    163,510,590
  HOTELS/MOTELS, ETC 70.............            359,514,769     348,298,203     22,639,393
  PERSONAL SERVICES 72..............            151,358,043     136,783,082      8,890,892
  BUSINESS SERVICES 73..............          1,251,431,794     823,565,170     53,531,876
    COMPUTER SERVICES 737...........            302,372,174     167,099,795     10,861,534
  AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR/SERVICES 75.....            654,758,302     611,214,381     39,729,014
  OTHER SERVICES....................            860,319,107     595,681,010     38,719,415
CONTRACTING......................... 15-17    3,679,549,657   3,069,903,153    199,544,077
MANUFACTURING....................... 19-39    1,513,291,013     478,259,966     31,086,951
TRANSPORTATION/COMM./UTILITIES...... 40-49    1,285,324,814     938,764,307     61,019,710
WHOLESALING......................... 50-51    3,507,658,898   2,331,071,304    151,519,766
FINANCE/INSURANCE/REAL ESTATE....... 60-67      360,524,398     293,870,250     19,101,559
OTHER BUSINESS 0-14 & 90'S..........            238,650,777     206,618,755     13,430,294
                                                                                          
TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES................        $29,258,655,134 $19,870,821,963 $1,291,604,834
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*STATE TAX ONLY; EXCLUDES ACCRUED LOCAL SALES TAX REVENUES