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Economic Census

Businesses that Received Forms in 2012: Rhode Island

In October through December 2012, nearly 4 million businesses in America will receive economic census forms, including most businesses with paid employees.

In the figures below, areas may not add to higher level totals due to rounding and a limited number of businesses not yet classified by county.

Rhode Island and its Counties

Area name Estimated
Rhode Island 15,000
Bristol County, RI 590
Kent County, RI 2,700
Newport County, RI 1,400
Providence County, RI 8,700
Washington County, RI 1,800

Rhode Island Metropolitan Areas

Area name Estimated
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA Metropolitan Statistical Area (RI part) 15,000

For all metro areas, including totals for metro areas crossing state lines, see the metro area section of the United States page.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Economic Planning and Coordination Division | 1-877-790-1876 | Last Revised: March 05, 2015