Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Series Is Presented Here As Four Variables--(1)--Seasonally Adjusted Data, 1919-1934 (2)--Seasonally Adjusted Data, 1929-1943 (3)--Original Data, 1935-1951 (4)--Original Data, 1951-1956. For The Variables Covering 1935-1951, Seasonally Adjusted Data Are Only Available As An Index. Coverage For These Variables Ends In 1951; The Following Variables Cover Firms With Eleven Or More Stores And Are Based On A Different Method Of Reporting Sales (See Scb Of September 1952). Source: U.S. Department Of Commerce, Data For 1935-1950 Are From Tables Furnished By The Office Of Business Economics, Release Nos. 17428 And 17456, January 1952, And No. 17487, February 1952; Data For 1951 Are From Survey Of Current Business, September 1952.
This NBER data series m06004c appears on the NBER website in Chapter 6 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter06.html.
NBER Indicator: m06004c
National Bureau of Economic Research, Sales by Variety Chain Stores, Firms with Four or More Stores for the United States [M0604CUSM144NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M0604CUSM144NNBR, August 19, 2017.