NAICS 4 Digit Industry Group 5222

Industry Group 5222

NAICS 4 digit Industry Group 5222 – Nondepository Credit Intermediation

Definition of NAICS 4 digit industry group 5222: This industry group comprises establishments, both public (government-sponsored enterprises) and private, primarily engaged in extending credit or lending funds raised by credit market borrowing, such as issuing commercial paper or other debt instruments or by borrowing from other financial intermediaries. Within this group, industries are defined on the basis of the type of credit being extended.

Four Digit Industry Group Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group (Where you are now), 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If industry group 5222 does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.


  • Sector 52: Finance and Insurance
    • Subsector 522: Credit Intermediation and Related Activities
      • Industry Group 5222: Nondepository Credit Intermediation
        • Industry 52221: Credit Card Issuing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522210: Credit Card Issuing
        • Industry 52222: Sales Financing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522220: Sales Financing
        • Industry 52229: Other Nondepository Credit Intermediation
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522291: Consumer Lending
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522292: Real Estate Credit
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522293: International Trade Financing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522294: Secondary Market Financing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522298: All Other Nondepository Credit Intermediation

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NAICS 4 Digit Industry Group 5222