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By the Numbers

Retail Establishments
8,615
Direct Retail Labor Income ($million)
$1,721
Direct Retail Employment
66,625
Total Labor Income Impact ($million)
$3,482
Total Retail Employment Impact
98,521
Direct Retail GDP ($million)
$2,649
Total Impact GDP ($million)
$5,716

Direct Employment by Major Industry in the 25th Congressional District of New York 2009

Industry Description Employment (Jobs)sort ascending GDP ($Million)
Retail trade (including food services and drinking places)
66,625 $2,649
Health care and social assistance
54,502 $2,870
Manufacturing
36,285 $4,191
Other services, except public administration
25,648 $841
Professional, scientific, and technical services
21,836 $1,664
Construction
19,199 $1,192
Wholesale trade
19,018 $2,244
Administrative and waste services
17,068 $721
Finance and insurance
17,017 $2,389
Educational services
13,018 $579
Transportation and warehousing
11,644 $741
Real estate and rental and leasing
10,144 $2,918
Information
6,823 $1,372
Management of companies and enterprises
5,850 $618
4,436 $139
Utilities
2,807 $1,633
Mining
617 $15
Retail Means Jobs across New York
16%
Retail’s total impact on New York's GDP
1 in 5
New York jobs are supported by retail
Retail supports
2,333,626
jobs in New York
Retail directly & indirectly generates
15%
of labor income in New York
* Source: PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP,
The Economic Impact of the U.S. Retail Industry,
August 2011. All data pertain to 2009.

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