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Research and Markets: 2013 U.S. Computer & Software Stores Industry - Industry & Market Report


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "2013 U.S. Computer & Software Stores Industry - Industry & Market Report" report to their offering.

The 2013 U.S. Computer & Software Stores Industry-Industry & Market report, published annually , contains timely and accurate industry statistics, forecasts and demographics.

The report features 2013 current and 2014 forecast estimates on the size of the industry (sales, establishments, employment) nationally and for all 50 U.S. States and over 900 metro areas. Other data include financial ratios, number of firms, payroll, industry definition, 5-year historical trends on industry sales, establishments and employment, a breakdown of establishments, sales and employment by employee size of establishment (9 categories), and estimates on up to 10 sub-industries, including hardware, software, monitors, modems, scanners, and printers.

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*Please note, this report offers statistical information only and does not include an analysis of the figures

Industry Definition and Related Industries:

NAICS 44312: Computer & Software Stores. Establishments primarily engaged in the retail sale of computers, computer peripheral equipment, and software. Establishments primarily engaged in the sale of computers, computer peripheral equipment and software for business or professional use are classified in SIC 5045.

Related Industries:

- Computer Manufacturing

- Software Publishers

- Computer Systems Design Firms

- Discount Stores

U.S. Census Categories

- NAICS 44312 - Computer & Software Stores is almost comparable to:

- 2% of SIC 5045 - Computer Equipment Merchants and

- 100% of SIC 5734 Computer Software Stores


- Computer and software stores

- Computer peripheral equipment

- Modems, monitors, terminals, and disk drives: computers

- Printers and plotters: computers

- Computer software and accessories

- Computer tapes

- Magnetic disks

- Software, business and non-game

- Software, computer games

- Word processing equipment and supplies

- Personal computers

For more information visit

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager.
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Computing and Technology

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