NAICS 5 Digit Industry 44619

Industry 44619

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 44619 – Other Health and Personal Care Stores

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 44619: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing health and personal care items (except drugs, medicines, optical goods, perfumes, cosmetics, and beauty supplies).

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 44619

What are some examples of this industry classification? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this 5-digit NAICS industry.

  • Convalescent supply stores
  • Prosthetic stores
  • Food (i.e., health) supplement stores
  • Sick room supply stores
  • Hearing aid stores

Cross-References for NAICS Code 44619

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 44619. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Retailing health and personal care items via electronic home shopping, mail-order, or direct sale–are classified in Subsector 454, Nonstore Retailers;
  • Retailing orthopedic shoes–are classified in Industry 44821, Shoe Stores;
  • Retailing orthopedic and prosthetic appliances that are made on premises–are classified in Industry 33911, Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing;
  • Retailing prescription and nonprescription drugs and medicines–are classified in Industry 44611, Pharmacies and Drug Stores;
  • Retailing eyeglasses and contact lenses–are classified in Industry 44613, Optical Goods Stores;
  • Retailing perfumes, cosmetics, and beauty supplies–are classified in Industry 44612, Cosmetics, Beauty Supplies, and Perfume Stores; and
  • Retailing naturally organic foods, such as fruits and vegetables, dairy products, and cereals and grains–are classified in Subsector 445, Food and Beverage Stores.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 44619

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 44619. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Convalescent supply stores
  • Food (i.e., health) supplement stores
  • Hearing aid stores
  • Herbal supplement stores
  • Medical equipment and supplies stores
  • Nutrition (i.e., food supplement) stores
  • Prosthetic stores
  • Sick room supply stores
  • Vitamin stores
Industry 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, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page 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 44-45: Retail Trade
    • Subsector 446: Health and Personal Care Stores
      • Industry Group 4461: Health and Personal Care Stores
        • Industry 44619: Other Health and Personal Care Stores (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 446191: Food (Health) Supplement Stores
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 446199: All Other Health and Personal Care Stores

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