Small Area Retail Trade Estimates (SARTRE)


Only the 1999-2001 to 2003 editions are available for this product.


This product provides data of retail sales and number of locations as low as five-digit North American Industrial Classification (NAICS), for incorporated retailers with forward sortation area (FSA) levels of geographical detail. These data are derived by integrating survey data on chain stores with tax data (for non-chain retailers). Data on a NAICS industry basis are available for the 1999 and 2000 reference years.

Users should be aware that the data are for incorporated businesses only. Also, the chain location file contains businesses with four or more locations. Businesses with three or fewer locations will be deemed to be a single store, located at the address indicated on its corporate tax (T2) form.



Last modified : November 3, 2014