Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Release: Monthly State Retail Sales
The Monthly State Retail Sales (MSRS) report is a blended data product combining Monthly Retail Trade Survey data, administrative data, and third-party data. Data are available for year-over-year percent changes for Total Retail Sales excluding Nonstore Retailers as well as 11 North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) retail subsectors.
For more information on the MSRS view the methodology. This is the first version of these experimental data.
This series measures retail sales for automotive dealers; other motor vehicle dealers; automotive parts, accessories, and tire stores. The listed retailers correspond to 4411, 4412, 4413 in the 2017 NAICS manual.
U.S. Census Bureau, Monthly State Retail Sales: Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers in Rhode Island [MSRSRI441], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/MSRSRI441, January 21, 2022.