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Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, Glenn Hegar

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State Sales and Use Tax Analysis

Brownsville-Harlingen MSA

Industry Outlets 2015
4th Qtr
Outlets 2014
4th Qtr
Gross Sales
2015 4th Qtr
Gross Sales
2014 4th Qtr
Percent
Change
Use Tax
Purchases
Amount Subject to State
Sales & Use Tax
Natural Resources/Mining 65 64 $8,623,887 $10,380,553 -16.9% $65,557 $1,540,155
Transportation/Utilities 82 94 $52,780,400 $54,094,869 -2.4% $184,640 $13,373,518
Construction 398 464 $82,105,934 $129,430,864 -36.6% $718,083 $8,904,461
Manufacturing 481 513 $276,207,705 $389,752,886 -29.1% $6,134,512 $25,108,522
Wholesale Trade 561 665 $265,149,324 $400,873,543 -33.9% $494,591 $26,602,790
Retail:Motor Vehicles 537 576 $320,490,051 $303,191,940 5.7% $414,788 $30,154,552
Retail:Home Furnishings 121 135 $27,128,131 $24,861,137 9.1% $212,314 $24,983,729
Retail:Electronics/Appliance 177 179 $40,545,734 $38,445,195 5.5% $123,301 $17,417,609
Retail:Building Materials 136 140 $69,695,436 $65,382,750 6.6% $205,712 $54,371,349
Retail:Food and Beverage 323 329 $215,291,978 $222,032,011 -3.0% $163,529 $50,103,862
Retail:Health and Personal 181 200 $102,551,616 $111,144,127 -7.7% $176,523 $9,618,195
Retail:Gasoline Stations 227 230 $54,842,844 $60,895,128 -9.9% $146,090 $33,222,442
Retail:Clothing Stores 491 554 $57,918,942 $60,652,570 -4.5% $412,231 $54,670,765
Retail:Sport/Hobby/Books 264 289 $23,257,989 $23,270,601 -0.1% $144,579 $19,110,938
Retail:General Merchandise 590 578 $284,587,128 $277,548,498 2.5% $1,112,960 $191,990,158
Retail:Miscellaneous Stores 1,011 1,225 $36,045,501 $37,725,555 -4.5% $255,678 $16,967,042
Retail:Nonstore, Other 217 211 $7,575,305 $10,117,545 -25.1% $5,603 $1,835,252
TOTAL RETAIL TRADE 4,275 4,646 $1,239,930,655 $1,235,267,057 0.4% $3,373,308 $504,445,893
Information 154 141 $27,434,559 $26,236,083 4.6% $92,339 $16,809,487
Financial Activities 334 357 $19,382,280 $20,905,865 -7.3% $96,121 $10,990,276
Professional/Bus. Svcs. 894 956 $69,197,739 $63,671,106 8.7% $182,282 $20,881,362
Educational and Health 176 191 $20,121,348 $21,709,580 -7.3% $1,234,508 $2,280,846
Leisure and Hospitality 1,626 1,586 $152,441,855 $143,845,695 6.0% $1,484,388 $136,260,300
Other Services 925 982 $39,936,700 $41,570,445 -3.9% $151,347 $12,375,439
Public Administration 18 19 $7,186,713 $5,811,465 23.7% $0 $3,928,472
Nonclassifiable 0 0 * * * * *
Other 28 24 $0 $12,764 -100% $35 $35
TOTAL 10,017 10,702 $2,260,499,099 $2,543,562,775 -11.1% $14,211,711 $783,501,556

"*" - No data reported, cannot compute or omitted to avoid disclosure.

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