Retail sales, by industry (monthly) (Unadjusted)

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Retail sales, by industry (monthly)
(Unadjusted)
  August 2016 July 2017r August 2017p August 2016 to August 2017
  unadjusted
  $ millions % change
Retail trade 47,842 50,953 51,932 8.5
Motor vehicle and parts dealers 12,943 13,729 14,729 13.8
New car dealers 10,408 11,040 11,958 14.9
Used car dealers 876 917 1,061 21.1
Other motor vehicle dealers 960 1,056 951 -0.9
Automotive parts, accessories and tire stores 700 715 758 8.4
Furniture and home furnishings stores 1,602 1,581 1,606 0.3
Furniture stores 988.1 1,003 1,031 4.4
Home furnishings stores 614 578 575 -6.3
Electronics and appliance stores 1,306 1,274 1,429 9.5
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers 3,076 3,628 3,458 12.4
Food and beverage stores 10,036 10,781 10,358 3.2
Supermarkets and other grocery (except convenience) stores 6,723 7,160 6,910 2.8
Convenience stores 734 757 721 -1.8
Specialty food stores 567 640 637 12.3
Beer, wine and liquor stores 2,012 2,224 2,091 3.9
Health and personal care stores 3,673 3,834 3,891 6.0
Gasoline stations 4,971 5,303 5,442 9.5
Clothing and clothing accessories stores 2,657 2,710 2,962 11.5
Clothing stores 2,041 2,101 2,298 12.6
Shoe stores 365 340 389 6.6
Jewellery, luggage and leather goods stores 251 269 276 9.7
Sporting goods, hobby, book and music stores 1,038 1,040 1,127 8.6
General merchandise stores 5,278 5,830 5,622 6.5
Department stores x x x x
Other general merchandise stores x x x x
Miscellaneous store retailers 1,263 1,243 1,307 3.5

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