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Business Enterprise

This section relates to the place and behavior of the business firm and to business initiative in the American economy. It includes data on the number, type, and size of businesses; financial data of domestic and multinational U.S. corporations; business investments, expenditures, and profits; and sales and inventories.

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Economic Indicators

756 - Business Cycle Expansions and Contractions--Months of Duration [Excel 31k] | [PDF 453k]

757- Composite Indexes of Leading, Coincident, and Lagging Economic Indicators [Excel 44k] | [PDF 465k]

758 - Manufacturing and Trade--Sales and Inventories [Excel 26k] | [PDF 465k]

759 - Industrial Production Indexes by Industry [Excel 51k] | [PDF 466k]

760 - Index Of Industrial Capacity [Excel 31k] | [PDF 466k]

Establishments, Employees, Payroll

734 - Economic Census summary (NAICS 1997 Basis) [Excel 39k] | [PDF 454k]

735 - Nonemployer Establishments and Receipts by Industry [Excel 30k] | [PDF 465k]

736 - Establishments, Employees and Payroll by Employment-Size Class [Excel 29k] | [PDF 465k]

737 - Establishments, Employees, and Payroll by Employment-Size Class and Industry [Excel 63k] | [PDF 454k]

738 - Employer Firms, Establishments, Employment, and Annual Payroll by Enterprise Size [Excel 35k] | [PDF 452k]

739 - Firm Births and Deaths by Employment Size of Enterprise [Excel 29k] | [PDF 452k]

740 - Employer Firms, Employment, and Annual Payroll by Enterprise Size and Industry [Excel 63k] | [PDF 452k]

741 - Employer Firms, Employment, and Payroll by Employment Size of Enterprise and State [Excel 102k] | [PDF 452k]

742 - Employer Firm Births and Deaths and Business Bankruptcies by State [Excel 42k] | [PDF 453k]

746 - Bankruptcy Petitions Filed and Pending by Type and Chapter [Excel 32k] | [PDF 466k]

747 - Bankruptcy Cases Filed by State [Excel 32k] | [PDF 466k]

Investment, Capital Expenditures

751 - Net Stock of Private Fixed Assets by Industry [Excel 64k] | [PDF 454k]

752 - Private Domestic Investment in Current and Real (2000) Dollars [Excel 54k] | [PDF 454k]

753 - Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Equipment and Computer Software Expenditures [Excel 28k] | [PDF 454k]

754 - Capital Expenditures [Excel 25k] | [PDF 453k]

755 - Capital Expenditures by Industry [Excel 26k] | [PDF 453k]

Multinational Companies

765 - Value Added, Employment, and Capital Expenditures of Nonbank U.S. Multinational Companies [Excel 37k] | [PDF 465k]

766 - U.S. Multinational Companies--Selected Characteristics: 2005 [Excel 56k] | [PDF 467k]

767 - U.S. Multinational Companies--Value Added [Excel 60k] | [PDF 467k]

768 - U.S. Majority-Owned Foreign Affiliates--Value Added by Industry of Affiliate and Country: 2005 [Excel 39k] | [PDF 467k]

Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights

748 - Patents and Trademarks [Excel 35k] | [PDF 467k]

749 - Patents by State and Island Areas: 2007 [Excel 61k] | [PDF 467k]

750 - Copyright Registrations by Subject Matter [Excel 24k] | [PDF 467k]


761 - Corporate Profits, Taxes, and Dividends [Excel 34k] | [PDF 467k]

762 - Corporate Profits With Inventory Valuation and Capital Consumption Adjustments--Financial and Nonfinancial Industries [Excel 29k] | [PDF 467k]

763 - Corporate Profits Before Taxes by Industry [Excel 39k] | [PDF 467k]

764 - Manufacturing, Mining, and Trade Corporations--Profits and Stockholders' Equity by Industry [Excel 32k] | [PDF 465k]

Sole Proprietorships, Partnerships, Corporations

722 - Number of Returns, Receipts, and Net Income by Type of Business [Excel 27k] | [PDF 465k]

723 - Number of Tax Returns and Business Receipts by Size of Receipts [Excel 25k] | [PDF 465k]

724 - Number of Tax Returns, Receipts, and Net Income by Type of Business and Industry: 2005 [Excel 97k] | [PDF 465k]

725 - Nonfarm Sole Proprietorships--Selected Income and Deduction Items [Excel 41k] | [PDF 467k]

726 - Partnerships--Selected Income and Balance Sheet Items [Excel 32k] | [PDF 467k]

727 - Partnerships--Selected Items by Industry: 2005 [Excel 41k] | [PDF 467k]

728 - Nonfarm Noncorporate Business-Sector Balance Sheet [Excel 39k] | [PDF 467k]

729 - Nonfinancial Corporate Business-Sector Balance Sheet [Excel 40k] | [PDF 456k]

730 - Corporate Funds--Sources and Uses [Excel 86k] | [PDF 456k]

731 - Corporations--Selected Financial Items [Excel 34k] | [PDF 465k]

732 - Corporations by Receipt-Size Class and Industry: 2005 [Excel 38k] | [PDF 464k]

733 - Corporations by Asset-Size Class and Industry: 2005 [Excel 53k] | [PDF 464k]

Women and Minority-Owned Businesses

743 - Small Business Administration Loans to Minority-Owned Small Businesses [Excel 43k] | [PDF 453k]

744 - U.S. Firms--Ownership by Women, Race and Hispanic or Latino Origin: 2002 [Excel 33k] | [PDF 465k]

745 - Women-Owned and Minority-Owned Firms With Paid Employees by Employment Size: 2002 [Excel 34k] | [PDF 465k]

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau  |  The 2009 Statistical Abstract  |  Page Last Modified: November 20, 2009