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Retail Establishments
130,943
Direct Retail Employment
1,089,389
Total Retail Employment Impact
1,564,384
Direct Retail Labor Income ($million)
$26,475
Total Labor Income Impact ($million)
$49,294
Direct Retail GDP ($million)
$41,669
Total Impact GDP ($million)
$81,895
state image  Ohio Retail Information
Retail directly and indirectly supports 1 in 4 Ohio jobs.
Retail is directly and indirectly responsible for 18% of Ohio's GDP.
Retail directly and indirectly generates 17% of labor income in Ohio.
Retail supports 1,564,384 jobs in Ohio.

Ohio Facts

State Abbreviation -
OH
State Capital -
Columbus
Area -
44,825 square miles
Population -
11,536,504

The Direct Impact of the Retail Industry in Ohio by Sub-Sector, 2009

NAICSsort descending Sub-sector Description Employment (Jobs) Labor Income ($millions) GDP ($millions) Retail Establishments
441 Motor vehicle and parts dealers 73,640 $4,062 $3,365 10,252
442 Furniture and home furnishings stores 16,561 $1,007 $561 3,098
443 Electronics and appliances stores 18,593 $1,015 $818 2,661
444 Building material and garden equipment and suppliers dealers 48,808 $2,685 $1,705 4,237
445 Food and beverage stores 109,085 $4,699 $2,901 8,298
446 Health and personal care stores 43,757 $2,447 $1,564 7,413
447 Gasoline stations 33,688 $1,580 $970 4,122
448 Clothing and clothing accessories stores 48,409 $2,132 $1,078 7,489
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book and music stores 30,370 $1,055 $646 5,690
452 General merchandise stores 120,017 $4,813 $2,959 3,040
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 57,642 $1,614 $1,074 12,789
454 Nonstore retailers 75,165 $3,745 $1,280 32,149
722 Food services and drinking places 413,654 $10,815 $7,555 29,705
Industry Description Employment (Jobs)sort ascending GDP ($Million)
Retail trade (including food services and drinking places)
1,089,389 $41,669
Health care and social assistance
815,535 $42,472
Manufacturing
652,221 $73,154
Professional, scientific, and technical services
372,195 $28,052
Administrative and waste services
368,179 $13,471
Other services, except public administration
339,316 $10,949
Finance and insurance
319,027 $42,317
Construction
311,646 $13,695
Wholesale trade
242,576 $27,976
Real estate and rental and leasing
236,964 $51,518
Transportation and warehousing
217,706 $14,279
Educational services
143,244 $4,490
Arts, entertainment, and recreation
121,083 $3,146
Management of companies and enterprises
111,353 $13,816
Information
97,805 $13,402
92,267 $3,336
Mining
36,039 $2,168
Utilities
22,967 $9,704

Senate

Sen. Sherrod C. Brown (D)
Sen. Robert J. Portman (R)

House

District 1
Rep. Steve J. Chabot (R)
District 2
Rep. Brad R. Wenstrup (R)
District 3
Rep. Joyce Beatty (D)
District 4
Rep. Jim Jordan (R)
District 5
Rep. Robert Edward Latta (R)
District 6
Rep. Bill Johnson (R)
District 7
Rep. Bob Gibbs (R)
District 8
Rep. John A. Boehner (R)
District 9
Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D)
District 10
Rep. Michael R. Turner (R)
District 11
Rep. Marcia L. Fudge (D)
District 12
Rep. Patrick J. Tiberi (R)
District 13
Rep. Tim J. Ryan (D)
District 14
Rep. David P. Joyce (R)
District 15
Rep. Steve Stivers (R)
District 16
Rep. James B. Renacci (R)
* Source: PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP,
The Economic Impact of the U.S. Retail Industry,
August 2011. All data pertain to 2009.

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