Oklahoma Monthly Retail Trade - Documentation
The Center for Economic and Management Research produces the Oklahoma Monthly
Retail Sales Series containing monthly estimates of retail sales for Oklahoma,
the Oklahoma City and Tulsa Metropolitan Statistical Areas and 48 selected
Estimates published for the State and metro areas are available by kind of
business categories. Estimates published for selected cites are total retail
sales only. The series runs from January 1988 to current.
Kind of Business Classification Establishments are assigned industry
classifications according to their primary types of economic activity.
Those establishments engaged primarily in selling merchandise for personal or
household consumption are designated as part of the Major Industry Group
"Retail Trade" and are assigned an industry classification code
ranging between 52 and 59 according to definitions provided in the 1987 Standard
Industrial Classification manual.