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Monthly Sales for Retail and Food Services by Kind of Business:
Retail Sales by Kind of Business, Percent, Not Seasonally Adjusted

   
    Feb 1992    
 
 
    Aug 2019
Percent Change from Preceding Period
Name Period Value Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Retail Trade and Food Services
Aug 2019 2.8 2.9 3.1
Retail Trade and Food Services, excluding Auto
Aug 2019 2.2 2.5 2.8
Retail Trade and Food Services, excluding Gasoline Stations
Aug 2019 3.1 2.8 3.3
Retail Trade and Food Services, excluding Auto and Gasoline Stations
Aug 2019 2.5 2.4 2.9
Retail Trade
Aug 2019 2.7 3.3 3.3
Retail Trade, excluding Auto
Aug 2019 2.0 3.0 3.0
GAFO (General Merchandise Normally Sold in Department Stores)
Aug 2019 7.1 1.1 6.2
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers
Aug 2019 5.1 4.4 4.5
Auto and Other Motor Vehicles
Aug 2019 5.3 4.4 4.5
Automobile Dealers
Aug 2019 6.2 5.1 4.9
New Car Dealers
Aug 2019 6.8 5.5 5.1
Used Car Dealers
Aug 2019 1.0 1.5 3.0
Automotive Parts, Acc., and Tire Stores
Aug 2019 2.7 4.3 4.0
Furniture, Home Furniture, Electronics, and Appliance Stores
Aug 2019 4.5 3.6 5.6
Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores
Aug 2019 3.6 4.4 4.8
Furniture Stores
Aug 2019 3.6 3.1 4.8
Home Furnishings Stores
Aug 2019 3.6 6.1 4.9
Floor Covering Stores
. . . .
All Other Home Furnishings Stores
Aug 2019 3.3 10.6 7.0
Electronics and Appliance Stores
Aug 2019 5.5 2.5 6.6
Household Appliance Stores
Aug 2019 -3.8 8.6 3.6
Electronics Stores
Aug 2019 7.8 1.2 7.3
Building Mat. and Garden Equip. and Supplies Dealers
Aug 2019 -3.7 0.7 -3.2
Building Mat. and Supplies Dealers
Aug 2019 -3.3 2.3 -3.3
Paint and Wallpaper Stores
Aug 2019 0.2 5.9 3.9
Hardware Stores
Aug 2019 -0.5 -2.3 0.5
Food and Beverage Stores
Aug 2019 0.8 3.0 0.4
Grocery Stores
Aug 2019 0.9 2.9 0.5
Supermarkets and Other Grocery (Except Convenience) Stores
Aug 2019 0.9 2.9 0.6
Beer, Wine, and Liquor Stores
Aug 2019 0.5 4.7 -1.3
Health and Personal Care Stores
Aug 2019 1.6 2.4 5.3
Pharmacies and Drug Stores
Aug 2019 0.8 3.9 4.9
Gasoline Stations
Aug 2019 -0.8 3.7 1.9
Clothing and Clothing Access. Stores
Aug 2019 9.8 2.8 6.7
Clothing Stores
Aug 2019 7.2 1.0 4.4
Men's Clothing Stores
Aug 2019 6.1 -10.0 8.5
Women's Clothing Stores
Aug 2019 3.5 -2.7 5.9
Family Clothing Stores
Aug 2019 9.3 3.0 4.0
Other Clothing Stores
Aug 2019 -2.2 -3.2 -0.2
Shoe Stores
Aug 2019 25.7 12.0 21.5
Jewelry Stores
Aug 2019 5.1 4.3 3.8
Sporting Goods, Hobby, Book, and Music Stores
Aug 2019 15.6 -0.7 16.7
Sporting Goods Stores
Aug 2019 5.5 -1.0 5.2
Hobby, Toy, and Game Stores
Aug 2019 7.4 0.5 4.7
Book Stores
Aug 2019 89.9 -3.9 101.2
General Merchandise Stores
Aug 2019 5.8 -0.4 4.6
Department Stores
Aug 2019 8.9 0.0 9.3
Discount Dept. Stores
Aug 2019 10.9 1.0 12.5
Department Stores (Excl. Discount Department Stores)
Aug 2019 3.9 -2.2 2.6
Other General Merchandise Stores
Aug 2019 5.1 -0.5 3.5
Warehouse Clubs and Superstores
Aug 2019 5.7 -0.3 3.6
All Other Gen. Merchandise Stores
Aug 2019 1.4 -1.5 2.5
Miscellaneous Store Retailers
Aug 2019 5.1 1.0 6.5
Office Supplies, Stationery, and Gift Stores
Aug 2019 11.3 11.8 15.5
Office Supplies and Stationery Stores
Aug 2019 38.7 18.3 45.7
Gift, Novelty, and Souvenir Stores
Aug 2019 -3.2 8.7 -3.2
Used Merchandise Stores
Aug 2019 11.8 2.6 10.9
Nonstore Retailers
Aug 2019 -0.1 8.2 3.4
Electronic Shopping and Mail-order Houses
Aug 2019 -0.3 8.9 3.2
Fuel Dealers
Aug 2019 4.6 3.8 8.1
Food Services and Drinking Places
Aug 2019 3.0 -0.1 1.7
Drinking Places
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Restaurants and Other Eating Places
Aug 2019 1.4 0.7 0.4
Full Service Restaurants
Aug 2019 2.4 -0.3 0.5
Limited Service Eating Places
Aug 2019 0.4 1.6 0.4
   

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