GENUINE PARTS COMPANY XBRL Taxonomy Presentation Networks

-Network: (00 - Document - Document and Company Information)
-Document And Company Information [Abstract] {ID1}
Entity Registrant Name {ID2}
Entity Central Index Key {ID3}
Document Type {ID4}
Document Period End Date {ID5}
Amendment Flag {ID6}
Current Fiscal Year End Date {ID7}
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer {ID8}
Entity Voluntary Filers {ID9}
Entity Current Reporting Status {ID10}
Entity Filer Category {ID11}
Entity Public Float {ID12}
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding {ID13}
-Network: (01 - Statement - Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheets)
-Balance Sheets [Abstract] {ID14}
-Statement [Table] {ID15}
-Statement [Line Items] {ID16}
-ASSETS {ID17}
-CURRENT ASSETS {ID18}
Cash and cash equivalents {ID19}
Trade accounts receivable, less allowance for doubtful accounts (2009 - $25,343; 2008 - $18,588) {ID20}
Merchandise inventories, net - at lower of cost (substantially last-in, first-out method) or market {ID21}
Prepaid expenses and other current assets {ID22}
TOTAL CURRENT ASSETS {ID23}
Goodwill and intangible assets, less accumulated amortization {ID24}
Deferred tax asset {ID25}
Other assets {ID26}
Property, plant and equipment, less allowance for depreciation (2009 - $660,205; 2008 - $628,532) {ID27}
TOTAL ASSETS {ID28}
-LIABILITIES AND EQUITY {ID29}
-CURRENT LIABILITIES {ID30}
Trade accounts payable {ID31}
Income taxes payable {ID32}
Dividends payable {ID33}
Other current liabilities {ID34}
TOTAL CURRENT LIABILITIES {ID35}
Long-term debt {ID36}
Other long-term liabilities {ID37}
Retirement and other post-retirement benefit liabilities {ID38}
-EQUITY: {ID39}
Preferred stock, par value - $1 per share, Authorized - 10,000,000 shares - None issued {ID40}
Common stock, par value - $1 per share, Authorized - 450,000,000 shares, Issued - 2009 - 159,530,937; 2008 - 159,442,508 {ID41}
Retained earnings {ID42}
Additional paid-in capital {ID43}
Accumulated other comprehensive loss {ID44}
TOTAL PARENT EQUITY {ID45}
Noncontrolling interests in subsidiaries {ID46}
TOTAL EQUITY {ID47}
TOTAL LIABILITIES AND EQUITY {ID48}
-Network: (011 - Statement - Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheets (Parenthetical))
-Balance Sheets Parenthetical [Abstract] {ID49}
-Statement [Table] {ID50}
-Statement [Line Items] {ID51}
Allowance for doubtful accounts {ID52}
Allowance for depreciation {ID53}
Preferred stock, par value {ID54}
Preferred stock, shares authorized {ID55}
Preferred stock, shares issued {ID56}
Common stock, par value {ID57}
Common stock, shares authorized {ID58}
Common stock, shares issued {ID59}
-Network: (02 - Statement - Condensed Consolidated Statements of Income)
-Statement of Income [Abstract] {ID60}
-Statement [Table] {ID61}
-Statement [Line Items] {ID62}
Net sales {ID63}
Cost of goods sold {ID64}
Gross profit {ID65}
-Operating expenses: {ID66}
Selling, administrative & other expenses {ID67}
Depreciation and amortization {ID68}
Total operating expenses {ID69}
Income before income taxes {ID70}
Income taxes {ID71}
Net income {ID72}
Basic net income per common share {ID73}
Diluted net income per common share {ID74}
Dividends declared per common share {ID75}
Weighted average common shares outstanding {ID76}
Dilutive effect of stock options and non-vested restricted stock awards {ID77}
Weighted average common shares outstanding - assuming dilution {ID78}
-Network: (03 - Statement - Condensed Consolidated Statements of Cash Flows)
-Statements of Cash Flow [Abstract] {ID79}
-Statement [Table] {ID80}
-Statement [Line Items] {ID81}
-OPERATING ACTIVITIES: {ID82}
Net income {ID83}
-Adjustments to reconcile net income to net cash provided by operating activities: {ID84}
Depreciation and amortization {ID85}
Share-based compensation {ID86}
Excess tax benefits from share-based compensation {ID87}
Other {ID88}
Changes in operating assets and liabilities {ID89}
NET CASH PROVIDED BY OPERATING ACTIVITIES {ID90}
-INVESTING ACTIVITIES: {ID91}
Purchases of property, plant and equipment {ID92}
Acquisitions and other {ID93}
NET CASH USED IN INVESTING ACTIVITIES {ID94}
-FINANCING ACTIVITIES: {ID95}
Stock options exercised {ID96}
Excess tax benefits from share-based compensation {ID97}
Dividends paid {ID98}
Changes in cash overdraft position {ID99}
Purchase of stock {ID100}
NET CASH USED IN FINANCING ACTIVITIES {ID101}
EFFECT OF EXCHANGE RATE CHANGES ON CASH {ID102}
NET INCREASE (DECREASE) IN CASH AND CASH EQUIVALENTS {ID103}
CASH AND CASH EQUIVALENTS AT BEGINNING OF PERIOD {ID104}
CASH AND CASH EQUIVALENTS AT END OF PERIOD {ID105}
-Network: (0601 - Disclosure - Basis of Presentation)
-Basis of Presentation [Abstract] {ID106}
Basis of Presentation {ID107}
-Network: (0602 - Disclosure - Segment Information)
-Segment Information [Abstract] {ID108}
Segment Information {ID109}
-Network: (0603 - Disclosure - Comprehensive Income)
-Comprehensive Income [Abstract] {ID110}
Comprehensive Income {ID111}
-Network: (0604 - Disclosure - Recently Issued Accounting Pronouncements)
-Recently Issued Accounting Pronouncements [Abstract] {ID112}
Recently Issued Accounting Pronouncements {ID113}
-Network: (0605 - Disclosure - Share Based Compensation)
-Share-Based Compensation [Abstract] {ID114}
Share-Based Compensation {ID115}
-Network: (0606 - Disclosure - Employee Benefit Plans)
-Employee Benefit Plans [Abstract] {ID116}
Employee Benefit Plans {ID117}
-Network: (0607 - Disclosure - Guarantees)
-Guarantees [Abstract] {ID118}
Guarantees {ID119}
-Network: (0608 - Disclosure - Fair Value of Financial Instruments)
-Fair Value of Financial Instruments [Abstract] {ID120}
Fair Value of Financial Instruments {ID121}
-Network: (0609 - Disclosure - Subsequent Events)
-Subsequent Events [Abstract] {ID122}
Subsequent Events {ID123}
-Network: (0610 - Disclosure - Acquisitions)
-Acquisitions [Abstract] {ID124}
Acquisitions {ID125}
-Network: (0611 - Disclosure - Leased Properties)
-Leased Properties [Abstract] {ID126}
Leased Properties {ID127}