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Table 1b. All Firms, Receipts, Average Receipts, Exports, Average Exports, and Percent of Receipts from Exports by Exporting Status, Race, and Minority Status: 2007

(This table provides standard errors [SEs] and relative standard errors [RSEs] for the estimates in Appendix Table 1a. For information on confidentiality, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions for the Survey of Business Owners, see www.census.gov/econ/sbo/methodology.html; for the Profile of U.S. Exporting Companies, see www.census.gov/foreign-trade/Press-Release/edb/2008/techdoc.pdf.)
Employer status Exporting status1 Race and Minority Status RSE of firms (%) RSE of receipts (%) RSE of average receipts (%) RSE of exports (%) RSE of average exports (%) SE of percent of receipts from exports (%)
Firms with and without paid employees All firms with and without exports All firms 0 0 0 1 1 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees All firms with and without exports White 0 0 0 3 3 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees All firms with and without exports Black or African American 0 3 3 17 17 0.1
Firms with and without paid employees All firms with and without exports American Indian and Alaska Native 1 3 3 11 11 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees All firms with and without exports Asian 0 1 1 13 13 0.5
Firms with and without paid employees All firms with and without exports Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 4 6 7 9 10 0.1
Firms with and without paid employees All firms with and without exports Some other race 2 4 4 32 32 1.9
Firms with and without paid employees All firms with and without exports Minority 0 1 1 9 9 0.3
Firms with and without paid employees All firms with and without exports Equally minority/nonminority 1 4 4 35 35 0.6
Firms with and without paid employees All firms with and without exports Nonminority 0 0 0 3 3 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees All firms with and without exports All classifiable firms 0 0 0 3 3 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees All firms with and without exports Publicly held and other unclassifiable firms 0 0 0 1 1 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees Firms with exports All firms 1 0 1 1 1 0.1
Firms with and without paid employees Firms with exports White 1 1 1 3 3 0.2
Firms with and without paid employees Firms with exports Black or African American 11 15 19 17 20 1.1
Firms with and without paid employees Firms with exports American Indian and Alaska Native 19 9 21 11 22 0.4
Firms with and without paid employees Firms with exports Asian 4 4 6 13 14 2.2
Firms with and without paid employees Firms with exports Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 47 6 47 9 48 1.7
Firms with and without paid employees Firms with exports Some other race 19 16 25 32 37 11.5
Firms with and without paid employees Firms with exports Minority 3 3 4 9 9 1.4
Firms with and without paid employees Firms with exports Equally minority/nonminority 13 14 19 35 37 4.8
Firms with and without paid employees Firms with exports Nonminority 1 1 1 3 3 0.2
Firms with and without paid employees Firms with exports All classifiable firms 1 1 1 3 3 0.2
Firms with and without paid employees Firms with exports Publicly held and other unclassifiable firms 2 0 2 1 2 0.1
Firms with and without paid employees Firms without exports All firms 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees Firms without exports White 0 1 1 0 0 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees Firms without exports Black or African American 0 1 1 0 0 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees Firms without exports American Indian and Alaska Native 1 3 3 0 1 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees Firms without exports Asian 0 2 2 0 0 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees Firms without exports Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 4 6 7 0 4 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees Firms without exports Some other race 2 3 4 0 2 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees Firms without exports Minority 0 1 1 0 0 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees Firms without exports Equally minority/nonminority 1 5 5 0 1 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees Firms without exports Nonminority 0 1 1 0 0 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees Firms without exports All classifiable firms 0 1 1 0 0 0.0
Firms with and without paid employees Firms without exports Publicly held and other unclassifiable firms 0 1 1 0 0 0.0
 1 Firms with no shipment of $2,500 or more per commodity during 2007, firms out-of-scope to the Survey of Business Owners, and firms in the Survey of Business Owners sample that did not match to the Profile of U.S. Exporting Companies are not included in "firms with exports."
 Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2007 Survey of Business Owners and 2007-2008 Profile of U.S. Exporting Companies.
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