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2012 Edition

national industry 453991

Tobacco Stores


This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing cigarettes, cigars, tobacco, pipes, and other smokers' supplies.

The immediate parent of national industry 453991 is international industry 45399: All Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers

Illustrative Examples

  • Cigar stores
  • Smokers' supply stores
  • Cigarette stands (i.e., permanent) Tobacco stores

2012 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Establishments primarily engaged in retailing tobacco products and supplies via electronic home shopping, mail- order, or direct sale are classified in Subsector 454, Nonstore Retailers.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Existed Equivalent Value
2002 453991
2007 453991
2012 453991
2017 453991
2022 459991

Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Mappings

  1. 5993 - Tobacco Stores and Stands

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 453991, Tobacco Stores:

  1. all other miscellaneous store retailer
  2. convenience store variety store tobacconist
  3. mercantile not otherwise classified
  4. miscellaneous store retailer
  5. other miscellaneous store retailer
  6. retail store not otherwise classified
  7. retail trade
  8. store drug or cigar store no service of food
  9. store drug or cigar store retail including service of food not restaurant
  10. store no food or drink
  11. store no food or drink low susceptibility or combustibility
  12. store no food or drink medium susceptibility and combustibility
  13. store no food or drink nonprofit
  14. store retail
  15. store retail not otherwise classified
  16. store retail store not otherwise classified including service of food not restaurant
  17. store retail store not otherwise classified no service of food
  18. tobacco product retail
  19. tobacco product store
  20. tobacco product store retail
  21. tobacco shop
  22. tobacco store
  23. tobacco store and stand
  24. tobacconist excluding convenience store
  25. tobacconist variety store convenience store
  26. variety store tobacconist convenience store


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