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By the Numbers

Retail Establishments
29,734
Direct Retail Labor Income ($million)
$8,802
Direct Retail Employment
281,810
Total Labor Income Impact ($million)
$14,616
Total Retail Employment Impact
402,705
Direct Retail GDP ($million)
$13,180
Total Impact GDP ($million)
$24,063

Direct Employment by Major Industry in Nevada 2009

Industry Description Employment (Jobs)sort ascending GDP ($Million)
Retail trade (including food services and drinking places)
281,810 $13,180
Finance and insurance
106,491 $13,964
Health care and social assistance
105,419 $6,604
Construction
99,632 $9,047
Real estate and rental and leasing
95,689 $17,152
Administrative and waste services
90,772 $3,163
Professional, scientific, and technical services
80,857 $6,138
Other services, except public administration
66,006 $2,231
Transportation and warehousing
53,860 $4,438
Arts, entertainment, and recreation
48,465 $2,679
Manufacturing
43,937 $5,044
Wholesale trade
40,023 $4,692
Management of companies and enterprises
20,325 $2,872
Information
18,315 $2,427
Mining
16,676 $3,743
Educational services
13,052 $451
6,344 $261
Utilities
4,780 $2,402
Retail Means Jobs across Nevada
20%
Retail’s total impact on Nevada's GDP
1 in 4
Nevada jobs are supported by retail
Retail supports
402,705
jobs in Nevada
Retail directly & indirectly generates
20%
of labor income in Nevada
* Source: PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP,
The Economic Impact of the U.S. Retail Industry,
August 2011. All data pertain to 2009.

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