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Quarterly retail e-commerce sales are estimated from the same sample used for the Monthly Retail Trade Survey (MRTS) to estimate preliminary and final U.S. retail sales. Coverage includes all retailers whether or not they are engaged in e-commerce. Online travel services, financial brokers and dealers, and ticket sales agencies are not classified as retail and are not included in either the total retail or retail e-commerce sales estimates.

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Stores, Ecommerce, Parts, Home, Miscellaneous, Building, Sales, Retail, Material, Motor, Hobby, Music, Book, Retailers, Stations, Supplies, Care, Gasoline, Store, Electronics, Statistics, E commerce, Accessories, Equipment, Garden, Mail-Order, Beverage, Houses, Revenue, Sporting, Commerce, Electronic, U.S., Goods, Nonstore, Online, E business, Appliance, Health, Vehicle, Furniture, Quarterly, E-commerce, Food, Dealers, E-C, Sold, General, Merchandise, ec, Shopping, Clothing, Nation, Personal, Internet, E-business, Value, Services, E-sales, Furnishings
Licensing and Attribution
Data Provided By
US Census Bureau
Source Link
(none)
Dataset Summary
Agency
Department of Commerce
Sub-Agency
US Census Bureau
Date Released
1999
Date Updated
01/17/2012
Time Period
Calendar quarter
Frequency
Quarterly
High Value Dataset
Y
Suggested by Public
N
Dataset Information
Data.gov Data Category Type
Tool Catalog
Specialized Data Category Designation
Statistical
Unique ID
4947
Extended Type
Data Extraction Tool
Contributing Agency Information
Citation
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Quarterly E-Commerce Report, http://www.census.gov/retail/index.html#ecommerce
Agency Program Page
http://www.census.gov/retail/#ecommerce
Agency Data Series Page
http://www.census.gov/econ/survey.html
Dataset Coverage
Unit of Analysis
Employer firms
Geographic Coverage
United States
Data Description
Collection Mode
paper, fax, phone
Data Collection Instrument
http://www.census.gov/retail/ecommerce/get_forms.html
Data Dictionary
http://www.census.gov/retail/definitions.html
Data Quality
Data Quality Certification
Yes
Privacy and Confidentiality
Yes
Applicable Information Quality Guideline Designation
US Census Bureau
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Data.gov Program Management Office Data.gov Program Management Office

created Jul 18, 2011

updated Feb 16, 2012

Description

Quarterly retail e-commerce sales are estimated from the same sample used for the Monthly Retail Trade Survey (MRTS) to estimate preliminary and final U.S. retail sales. Coverage includes all retailers whether or not they are engaged in e-commerce. Online travel services, financial brokers and dealers, and ticket sales agencies are not classified as retail and are not included in either the total retail or retail e-commerce sales estimates.

Activity
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Current value: 0.0 out of 5
Your Rating
Current value: out of 5
Raters
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Visits
853
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Wholesale and Retail Trade
Permissions
Public
Tags
Stores, Ecommerce, Parts, Home, Miscellaneous, Building, Sales, Retail, Material, Motor, Hobby, Music, Book, Retailers, Stations, Supplies, Care, Gasoline, Store, Electronics, Statistics, E commerce, Accessories, Equipment, Garden, Mail-Order, Beverage, Houses, Revenue, Sporting, Commerce, Electronic, U.S., Goods, Nonstore, Online, E business, Appliance, Health, Vehicle, Furniture, Quarterly, E-commerce, Food, Dealers, E-C, Sold, General, Merchandise, ec, Shopping, Clothing, Nation, Personal, Internet, E-business, Value, Services, E-sales, Furnishings
Licensing and Attribution
Data Provided By
US Census Bureau
Source Link
(none)
Dataset Summary
Agency
Department of Commerce
Sub-Agency
US Census Bureau
Date Released
1999
Date Updated
01/17/2012
Time Period
Calendar quarter
Frequency
Quarterly
High Value Dataset
Y
Suggested by Public
N
Dataset Information
Data.gov Data Category Type
Tool Catalog
Specialized Data Category Designation
Statistical
Unique ID
4947
Extended Type
Data Extraction Tool
Contributing Agency Information
Citation
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Quarterly E-Commerce Report, http://www.census.gov/retail/index.html#ecommerce
Agency Program Page
http://www.census.gov/retail/#ecommerce
Agency Data Series Page
http://www.census.gov/econ/survey.html
Dataset Coverage
Unit of Analysis
Employer firms
Geographic Coverage
United States
Data Description
Collection Mode
paper, fax, phone
Data Collection Instrument
http://www.census.gov/retail/ecommerce/get_forms.html
Data Dictionary
http://www.census.gov/retail/definitions.html
Data Quality
Data Quality Certification
Yes
Privacy and Confidentiality
Yes
Applicable Information Quality Guideline Designation
US Census Bureau